What is my life path number and what does it mean?
The Life Path is the sum of the birth date. This number represents who you are at birth and the native traits that you will carry with you through life. The most important number that will be discussed here is your Life Path number. The Life Path describes the nature of this journey through life. In numerology, the main fact on your Life path number - taken from the date you were born - you cannot change this!
The Life Path number is established from the date of birth. First, add the month, day, and year together to arrive at a total. Next, reduce this four digit number to a single digit.
Example: If a person was born on May 7, 1982 (05-07-1982*), add the month 05 to the day 07 plus the year 1982 arriving at a total of 1994. Then add the digits in 1994 arriving to 23 and further adding them to achieve single digit which will be the Life Path Number 5.
This number is symbolized by the 1 Sun. the centre of the Solar System, and the greatest body of our material realm. It indicates aggression, action, ambition. A strong number, representing force, creative ability, individualism and self-assertiveness.
This number is symbolized by the 2 Moon, which is ever changing, yet complete and regular, possessing a gentle yet noticeable influence. It indicates diplomacy, antithesis, balance, contrast. A social number-tact and the ability to make friends will ensure its owner happiness.
Just as the triangle is uneven yet 3 harmonious, so is number three. It is symbolized by the planet Mars, powerful, strong, fearless. It indicates talent, versatility and gaiety, mirth, good cheer-pleasure and inspiration being the principal characteristics of this number.
This number is symbolized by the 4 planet Mercury, sometimes favorable, sometimes unfavorable, always influenced by the power of stronger and more certain agencies. It indicates steadiness and endurance. It is the number of the hard worker and the plodder, of useful purpose, constant toil and monotony.
This number is symbolized by Jupiter, the greatest of the planets, yet not always the brightest. It indicates adventure, travel and experience. The higher the number, the more complex the personality. Theosophists ascribe this to t added experience gained in successive lives.
This number is symbolized by the 6 planet Venus, which represents goodness, truth, beauty and love. It indicates dependability and balance. Those owning this number are considered to be the backbone of a community. They are staunch friends, good citizens, honest reliable people, home makers, and kind and considerate folk.
This number is symbolized by the 7 planet Saturn-dark and mysterious, which with its rings is different from all other bodies in our solar system. It indicates mystery, study, knowledge. Those ruled by this number often have a hard time in the world, and are not destined for renown or glory. Their natures are full of beauty and poetry. but they are seldom understood. Loneliness, sorrow and excessive shyness. together with lack of social grace, mark this number. It tends towards the mystic and the occult.
This number is symbolized by the 8 planet Uranus, which is influenced by the sun. Hence it has a lot in common with number one. It indicates power, progress and material success. Money and success are the qualities this lucky number attracts. It is the number of achievement, attainment and acquirement. People under this sign are great. If respected. Business acumen and executive ability amount in them to genius. N6mb eight combines the judgment of number two with the carefulness of number.
This number, the greatest of all the 9 primal numbers is symbolized by the planet Neptune. It indicates universal influence and magnetic power. Number nine has the success of number eight, with the difference that number eight is a practical number.' Nine is not interested in material success but achieves it usually by accident. Genius a great talent are the outstanding qualities of this number.