Quick Astrology 2021: What Does Capricorn Rising Mean?

Amber Alexandria
2 min readAug 12, 2021


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What does your rising sign mean?

Your birth chart is like looking at a picture of the sky during the time you were born. Your rising sign is also referred to as your ascendant. The reason why is because this zodiac sign was ascending on the horizon during the time of your birth.

The rising sign will also show how others perceive you — first impressions. And the rising sign also examines your outlook on life.

Previously horoscopes relied heavily on only looking at the sun sign to give you insight into your personality, but now it is more common to include Sun, Moon and your rising sign.

What does Capricorn rising mean?

Capricorn rising can set a goal and stick to it — this astrological placement is one of hard work and self-determination. Capricorn rising is extremely ambitious and well-disciplined.

Capricorn rising are reliable people and serious in nature that started from a young age. They have a strong sense of responsibility, as they tend to worry about the future a lot.

Capricorn rising can be very critical of themselves which can lead to struggling with perfectionism.