Quick Astrology 2021: What Does Virgo Rising Mean?

Amber Alexandria
2 min readSep 2, 2021
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What does your rising sign mean?

The rising sign is included in the “big three” astrological placements that modern astrology uses to get a clearer understanding of what shapes your personality. The other two astrological placements being your Sun and Moon sign.

These astrological positions on your birth chart are identical to how the sky appeared the moment you were born. Also known as your ascendant, your rising sign is the zodiac sign that was ascending or rising on the horizon during the time of your birth.

Your rising sign also can give insight into the first impression you make on others as well as the way you view your reality.

What does Virgo rising mean?

Virgo rising can appear to be reserved and shy when first interacting with new people, but also come across as highly intelligent. The reason for the shyness is due to Virgo rising individuals needing to observe the atmosphere around them to make a logical judgment before warming up to the environment.

Virgo rising are very health-conscious individuals. They are very aware of their bodies as many Virgo risings are picky eaters.

They have a keen eye and pay sharp attention to detail. This paying super close attention to detail can often make Virgo rising very critical of themselves and how they appear to others.