Vesta is the second largest asteroid in our solar system and the fourth to be discovered. Vesta is a sister of Jupiter, the virgin goddess. Vesta is the keeper of the hearth. She is focus and dedication. She is mental clarity and self-respect.
Vesta brings out your purest potential and Essence into being. Vesta
is organized and perfect. She has a talent for breaking things down
into its components. She rules the metabolism and the upper intestine.
She carries influence over locks and keys, sisters, security,
investments, insurance, and inheritance. She is the epitome of the home
and family, ritual, chastity and sexuality, and devotion.
negative aspects include insecurity, lack of focus, promiscuity,
segregation, secret societies and family troubles. There may be a fear
of sex or intimacy, as well as an invalidation of self. Denial can be a
big aspect when she is negative.
Vesta in Aries is self-motivated. They need their independence. Their
path leads to many personal accomplishments but little involvement with
others. They have the ability to focus intensively on their work. They
are passionate and brave. They may feel alone. It is important for them
to retain their independence and not shut out everyone else.
Vesta in Taurus is fixed in their routines. They follow their path
steadily and are gifted artistically. They take the time to focus and
then find it rather hard to stop. They are persistent. They are
connected to fertility and the planet. This is a comfortable place. By
settling in they produce amazing results. They are practical.
Vesta in Gemini works with communication. They are gifted with
networking and coordination. They may inspire others to devotion but
they may try to avoid all contact with emotion or intimacy. They are
good at multitasking. They teach and find answers. They seek to acquire
as much knowledge as possible and share it. They may need to learn to
slow down and find themselves. They may have problems due to
overintellectualizing their experiences instead of feeling the emotion.
Vesta in Cancer is devoted to serving others. They are a natural care
giver and just want to be needed. When they don't feel appreciated they
may withdraw. They have a strong feeling of responsibility to family
and home. This may overpower any personal desires. They are willing to
make this sacrifice, which may make them appear rather cold. They are
intuitive. They are healers full of compassion. They may take the pain
of others into themselves in an attempt to heal them. They need to learn
to heal themselves.
Vesta in Leo works best in creative original areas. They are
artistic. They have a passion for self expression. They are full of
enthusiasm and love. They can be egotistical if they are not loved. They
are natural romantics. They may refuse to consider the opinions of
others. They may become zealous. They have a talent for focusing on the
creative or dramatic side of any circumstance. They are proud and are
always willing to give from the heart.
Vesta in Virgo may become compulsive about serving others. They are
serious and very driven to meet their goals. They have a wonderful sense
of duty but they may not be able to accept that failure may result.
They need to learn to relax and enjoy themselves. They may suppress
their own wishes in the course of duty with no regrets. They are natural
healers with attention to detail. They will work until there is nothing
left to give.
Vesta in Libra needs to work with others. Interaction is important to
them. Balance helps bring out their willingness and ability to serve.
They need equality in their relationships, but in order to be accepted
they may give away too much of their own control. They may end up
competing rather than working with someone. They are willing to suffer
anything to bring advantage to their partners. They have talents in the
arts and in social situations. They are good at compromise and
diplomacy. They want to find a balance between themselves and others.
Vesta in Scorpio is passionate. They seek absolutes and intimacy.
They are vulnerable to guilt and shame, which could send them into a
repressive state. They are very exacting. They are critical and
judgmental. They have the ability for complete regeneration of their
personality and may have psychic gifts. They are good at finding that
which is hidden. They are intense and are constantly healing themselves.
They need to learn moderation and when to trust.
Vesta in Sagittarius is devoted to a higher power or universal truth.
This serves as inspiration for their greatest work. They may become
fanatic about their beliefs. They believe in intellectual freedom. They
are practical and determined to learn as much as possible. They are
dedicated to their faith. They are able to see the big picture and are
full of enthusiasm. They love adventure. They can be inspired teachers.
They know that there is no end to the journey of learning.
Vesta in Capricorn is devoted to history and duty. They believe in
discipline and obligations. They are organized and capable of great
accomplishment. They expect others to share their commitment. They feel
responsible so they are willing to sacrifice themselves for duty and
security. If they can't measure up they feel terribly guilty. They do
not challenge authority as long as they feel the authorities are capable
of handling their job. They are good at planning and persistence. They
work from within. They can make excellent leaders, but they are very
Vesta in Aquarius is devoted to the service of humanity. They are
stimulated by their ideals and the freedom to be individuals. They work
well with groups as long as they share the same ideals. They are
friendly and open. Their emotional aloofness and intellect may be used
to avoid intimacy. They are willing to contain their natural freedom to
carry out their duties. They often must deny their own desires to
complete their responsibilities. This is a very transformational
Vesta in Pisces is dedicated to serving those in need. They may
sacrifice themselves or show deep compassion in their service. They want
to heal others. They hold their beliefs in high regard. They are
spiritual and may be led into fantasy. They have an excellent
imagination. They may not be sure of how they do what they do. They run
the risk of not living in reality. They need to learn to awaken into
themselves and connect the body with the mind and the spirit.