In Vedic astrology, Planet Sun or Surya graha is regarded as grahapati or the leader of all the grahas and has the utmost importance. The Sun is considered as a fast moving planet and a personal planet, when reading
the movements of the planets and the Horoscopes. It is called as a fast moving planet as it takes lesser time to cover the Zodiacal circle. The Sun is majestic, and in keeping with its regal air, it rules royalty and higher office. This orb also lords over our health and well-being. The Sun’s golden glow is a vital life force which imbues us with strength, energy and a will to
succeed. It is the Planet Sun that gives strength to the other planets, which is why this planet occupies a key role in astrology.
Characteristics of Planet Sun
Planet Sun is the king of the solar system. Sun is Kshatriya by caste, Rasi Sign-Lion and the brightest among all planets.
Sun is the natural karaka of the soul in our body and self-knowledge .Owner of the sign Leo, 5th in the zodiac.
Surya represent Male gender with limited hair on head, blood red in color, Fiery, Satwic in nature and bilious in nature, represent Vermilion colour clothes.
Sun God has divine abode in all places of worship like temple, church, mosque etc.
It represents ‘summer’ in all seasons. Brass and gold are the metals represented by Surya Graha. Sun represents important body parts Heart, right eye, bones in our body , bitter taste, wheat, red sandalwood are all Planet Sun things.
Significance of Planet Sun
The person belongs to the Leo ascendant with the Sun in own sign will definitely make the person strong and robust.
The person will be knowledgeable and versatile. The native will lead a comfortable life.
The planet Sun basically gives power, position and authority.
The powerful Sun in Aries makes the native center of attention among the people.
The Sun in Aries makes the native anger and courageous.
The native will be independent, courageous, dynamic, forceful, strong willed, stubborn and commanding.