The Part of Fortune represents your personal pot of gold in the natal chart. Also called the Lot of Fortune, this Arabic part is said to be a point of prosperity in astrology. It represents harmony, joy, abundance, a sense of fulfillment.
In this article, you can learn about the Part of Fortune in Taurus. This placement suggests that you find your good luck when you are grounded and align your actions with your values. Good fortune comes to you when you are persistent and patient, working on your goals in a slow and steady way. You operate the best when you have a clear sense of purpose.
People with the Part of Fortune in Taurus enjoy the beauty of the material world: they love everything comfortable and pretty, and they often feel energized after spending time in nature. Joy often comes to them through sincere relationships and especially physical touch.
The Part of Fortune is calculated based on the ascendant, the Sun, and the Moon. It contains the traits of all three, and it is a special point in the natal chart. It can show in which life area you find happiness and a sense of inner satisfaction often followed by success in the outer world.
Keep reading to learn more about the Part of Fortune in Taurus in astrology!
Part of Fortune in Taurus
What does the Part of Fortune in Taurus tell about your path towards joy and prosperity?
People with this placement are usually motivated to build their life on firm foundations. They want stability (the house of the Part of Fortune in which life area tells where they want this the most). Perhaps your biggest motivation is this need for stability, and it often guides you to your good fortune. You prefer sustainable, long-term joy to enjoying the moment without thinking about the future. You are after lasting happiness with this placement.
With the Part of Fortune in Taurus, you know that Rome was not built in a day. You are persistent and willing to go the extra mile to achieve your goals. The Part of Fortune in Taurus suggests that you are devoted and reliable, and you get to your luck the most easily with a practical, grounded approach to life.
The Part of Fortune in Taurus is capable of turning their dreams into reality. But to do this, they need a clear sense of purpose and they must know where they are going to. The Part of Fortune in Taurus sometimes indicates a workaholic person who hates to be idle! Nevertheless, you can make the most out of this placement if you learn to relax from time to time.
This placement often suggests that you dislike changes. The key is to develop resilience and internal stability. These are usually important for your well-being with the Part of Fortune in Taurus in the natal chart. Taurus is a fixed sign, and you wish to preserve things as they are, but it is important to accept that external changes cannot be avoided.
You have the talent to create marvelous things. The Part of Fortune in Taurus suggests that you are a person who enjoys giving, and you often take on the role of the provider in your relationships. People you love can bring a lot of joy into your life. You desire relationships, and physical affection is important to you.
You are a joyous person by nature (unless there are several other indicators in the chart that point in a different direction). You often find joy in the small, everyday things such as a tasty meal, a beautiful flower, or a nice perfume. Comfort is usually important to you, you enjoy it when beauty surrounds you. Some people with the Part of Fortune in Taurus have a great sense for aesthetic and they enjoy art.
You can make the most out of the Part of Fortune in Taurus if you come to terms with change. People with this placement are sometimes worried about loosing what is important to them. This inevitably happens from time to time, but the important lesson is that transformation is constant and if you lose something, you have place left for something better to eventually enter your life (the philosophy of Scorpio in a nutshell).
Part of Fortune in Taurus in the Natal Chart
Besides the sign where it is placed, there are many other things which influence how you can tap into your Part of Fortune.
The following are also significant:
- The house of the Part of Fortune
- Its dispositor (the ruling planet of the zodiac sign where the Part of Fortune is located, for the Part of Fortune in Taurus, this is Venus) and its condition in the natal chart
- Transits and progressions that affect the Part of Fortune’s degree
The house where the Part of Fortune is placed tells in which life area you want to create stability and harmony. For example, the Part of Fortune in Taurus in the 7th house might crave to live in a meaningful committed relationship, while someone else with the Part of Fortune in Taurus in the 10th house strives to find peace and beauty in their career and professional life.
Planets aspecting the Part of Fortune are also important. As a sensitive personal point in the natal chart, transits or progressed planets touching the Part of Fortune indicate a higher possibility for important events.
Read this: The Part of Fortune in Houses
The Part of Fortune in Astrology
Arabic parts are not existing celestial bodies. They are mathematical points calculated based on the degree and sign of various components in the natal chart. There are many Arabic parts, but the Part of Fortune is perhaps the most frequently used.
What is the Part of Fortune all about in astrology?
Calculated based on the ascendant, the Sun, and the Moon, the Part of Fortune is very personal. It can be seen as a blend between the ascendant and the luminaries, three very important parts of the natal chart. The Sun is your ego and conscious self, the Moon is your soul and emotions, and the ascendant describes your identity and the filter through which you observe the world (and the world you). Because of this, the Part of Fortune is basically the essence of your being.
In the natal chart, this point represents a point of harmony and ease. It is associated with happiness, joy, well-being (mental, emotional, spiritual, physical, material), worldly success, health. It is somewhat similar to Jupiter, but at the same time, it represents a good fortune you create for yourself, while Jupiter’s gifts come from an external source out of your control.
To calculate the Part of Fortune, you have to know your exact birth time (the degree of the ascendant changes one degree every four minutes). The formula is different depending on if you have a day chart or a night chart. In a day chart, the Sun is located in the upper hemisphere of the chart in houses 7-12, while in a night chart it is houses 1-6.
The Part of Fortune in a day chart is calculated as the ascendant + the Moon – the Sun. For a night chart, you calculate it as the ascendant + the Sun – the Moon.
The glyph of the Part of Fortune is a circle which contains a cross. It looks like this: ⊗.
Taurus in the Zodiac
What are the most important things you have to know about this sign in astrology?
Taurus is the second sign of the Zodiac. It is ruled by Venus (which also rules Libra). Taurus is connected with the second house in the chart wheel. This house governs your values and possessions.
By element, the Bull is an earth sign. It is mainly focused on the physical world. Taurus is all about tangible beauty and comfort. This sign knows how to enjoy life and appreciates the finer things in life. Taurus is connected with art, luxury, food, comfort, fashion, beauty, cosmetics, money (those born under this sign/with a strong Taurus in the chart are often great at managing money).
Taurus is one of the fixed signs by modality (along with Leo, Scorpio, and Aquarius). Fixed signs are the accomplishers of the Zodiac. They are incredibly persistent and when they really want something, they will do everything to achieve it.
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