What's in a Birth Chart?
A birth chart shows a blueprint for your life. What you do with it is up to you.
Donald J. Trump
This person's Sun in the 10th house wants to achieve social success and high standing. Uranus, the planet of sudden change and innovation, features prominently, and tells the world to "Expect the unexpected"...
Prince Charles, Camilla Parker-Bowles
These two souls have the four major house cusps at almost exactly the same points on the wheel. This signals extraordinary unspoken, intuitive understanding between them. In synastry, this is a highly binding connection ...
Venus conjunct Pluto at the Ascendant foretells the performer's physical display of beauty and feminine power. If reports of her birth time are correct, she embodies many Libra rising traits, like having good manners and a refined sense of style ...
Priyanka Chopra, Nick Jonas
The main energy of this relationship goes to building their resources as a couple and honoring what they value. Others see these two as caring and close. The Moon square to Mercury can indicate the living habits do NOT mesh well ...
Frequently Asked Questions
I'm not at all like my zodiac sign. Does astrology even work for me?
What most people know as their "zodiac sign" only represents where the Sun was positioned on the day they were born. More integral to who we know ourselves to be is actually the Moon sign, as well as the Rising sign (also called the Ascendant). The position of Mercury, Venus, and Mars define key features of our personality. The Moon's nodes, Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, Neptune, and especially Pluto, all work together to indicate our true potentials in this life and where we are most called to evolve.
A session with Chart Life covers a lot more than just the Sun sign. For example, if you are a Scorpio who has never fit the pop astrology description of a Scorpio, rest assured there are many more layers to discover through a deep interpretation of your whole birth chart.
What's the difference between a Relationship reading and two Individual readings?
In a Relationship reading we discuss a different set of charts from the individual charts. These indicate in great detail how the people react to each other and the main themes that come out as the personalities blend. Sometimes how we blend produces surprising results! Relationship charts are extremely powerful and carry strong predictive qualities.
Can I ask about a relationship in my Individual reading?
Yes. At the end of the reading, the astrologer is happy to briefly address an important relationship. Birth details (date and location, at a minimum) must be provided in advance.
Do you teach astrology?
Not yet. De Rui is still in the process of putting together instructional material. Please leave your contact info at firstname.lastname@example.org if you would like to be updated when course offerings become available.
In Covid times, is it possible to get a face-to-face reading?
Yes, as long as you have not traveled in the past 14 days, nor have you been in contact with someone who has traveled in that time period. Chart Life sessions are held at a discreet and comfortable location in Central, Hong Kong Island.
The astrologer also connects regularly with clients around the world via Zoom, Skype, WhatsApp, WeChat, FaceTime, Microsoft Teams, or any number of video conferencing technologies.
How often can I consult the astrologer?
Consult twice a month via a Chart Life Membership if you wish to know, in advance, when cosmic forces are likely to present as ease or as challenge. This is particularly good for timing actions and intentions to be in better flow with the Universe. Relationships under stress also benefit from bi-monthly sessions.
I don't know my birth time. Does that mean I can't get a reading?
It is very difficult to get a good reading without a birth time, although certain relationship dynamics can still be visible and quite useful to know. If you proceed with a Relationship reading, understand that it will be a partial reading.
I'm in need of guidance but can't afford your rates. Can you help me?
Yes. A lack of financial resources does not preclude you from receiving the important messages in your birth chart. Please email email@example.com to discuss.