Natal Pluto in Astrology
Your natal Pluto can show where you have the most or can gain control in your life, where you may be intense, passionate, or obsessed, and where you want depth. Since Pluto is slow-moving, the house position is more important than the sign position.
Natal Pluto in the Signs
Natal Pluto in the Houses
Natal Pluto Aspects to Natal Planets
Transit Aspects to Natal Pluto
Other Pages of Interest:
Natal Sun | Natal Moon | Natal Jupiter | Natal Saturn
Natal Pluto in the Signs
Natal Pluto in Aries
With your natal Pluto in Aries, you go for what you want, and won’t let anyone stop you. You throw yourself into projects, and don’t think before you act. You can make things happen for yourself, and can do things in new ways.
Natal Pluto in Taurus
With your natal Pluto in Taurus, you’re a dedicated person who can stick with whatever you set your mind to, no matter how difficult it is. You keep going on your path, slow but steady, and continue to work towards greater wealth and happiness.
Natal Pluto in Gemini
With your natal Pluto in Gemini, you come up with new ideas and you strive for change constantly. You can dig into complicated issues and subjects with ease, and take in a lot of information. Knowledge is power to you.
Natal Pluto in Cancer
With your natal Pluto in Cancer, you’re intense and tied to your upbringing. You want a home, and will protect your family. Your emotions are strong, and you change your security needs throughout your life.
Natal Pluto in Leo
With your natal Pluto in Leo, you have experiences in life that allow you to evolve, and you strive to express yourself in some way. You give yourself what you find the most pleasure in, love romance, and can be dramatic.
Natal Pluto in Virgo
With your natal Pluto in Virgo, you strive to make everything better, if you can. You don’t care for attention too much, and just want to work and serve others. You can do what it takes to help other people, even at your own expense.
Natal Pluto in Libra
With your natal Pluto in Libra, relationships are important to you, and you can transform yourself through them. You strive for balance, equality, and fairness, and hate discord. Compromise is the name of the game for you.
Natal Pluto in Scorpio
With your natal Pluto in Scorpio, you can be intense, but you fight hard for what you believe is right. You’re determined and can deal with your inner issues. You don’t care for the rules, are willful, and desire intense experiences.
Natal Pluto in Sagittarius
With your natal Pluto in Sagittarius, you learn through life experience, and you challenge people to be open to new beliefs. You need freedom, adventure, and are optimistic about the future.
Natal Pluto in Capricorn
With your natal Pluto in Capricorn, you’re practical, hard-working, and ambitious. You have self-control that helps you achieve the success that you want. You can bring order and structure and create your own power.
Natal Pluto in Aquarius
With your natal Pluto in Aquarius, you can come up with innovative ideas that push boundaries. You’re an individual and do your own thing in your own way. You want everyone to be free to have the life that they want.
Natal Pluto in Pisces
With your natal Pluto in Pisces, you’re always concerned about how your decisions impact other people. You have an active imagination and spiritual side. You may feel misunderstood, but you can also inspire others.
Natal Pluto in the Houses
Natal Pluto in the 1st House
With your natal Pluto in your 1st house, you can come across as an intense person, and people take you seriously. You’re magnetic and have a seductive stare. You may always look like you’re brooding, even when you’re not. You strive for power to overcome insecurity. You can approach situations with grit and determination, and you like to look below the surface of people and situations. If you’re not a Scorpio rising, you can come across as one a little, and if you are, you really play up Scorpio qualities in public.
Natal Pluto in the 2nd House
With your natal Pluto in your 2nd house, you want possessions to give you a sense of power and control in your life. The more you have, the more powerful you feel. You’re not a fan of sharing, and want to keep what you have for yourself. You can do well with investing and creating long-term financial plans for growth. Since the 2nd house rules money, any planet here can show how you can make money in life, so with Pluto here, you can make money through research, science, the occult, hidden things, transformations, using other people’s money, forensics, or psychology.
Natal Pluto in the 3rd House
With your natal Pluto in your 3rd house, you dive deep into every subject or project you’re presented with. You can’t take people at their word or accept things on the surface. You have to dig below the surface, getting to the inner truth at the core of the matter. When you talk, people listen to you. You radiate power and purpose when you speak, and it forces people to take you seriously. You prefer to learn things on your own, so you may have shunned teachers growing up.
Natal Pluto in the 4th House
With your natal Pluto in your 4th house, you tend to keep the most important parts of yourself hidden away from everyone else. Your home life growing up could have had too many secrets, events that caused guilt, or situations that make you avoid change now. You have to learn to open up and release the guilt, shame, or fears that you took on from your childhood. As an adult, you’re quite protective of your family, and may be fiercely patriotic.
Natal Pluto in the 5th House
With your natal Pluto in your 5th house, you’re a highly creative person and put a lot of time and energy into your creative pursuits, as long as you don’t let fear hold you back. You’re passionate and intense in love, and tend to be attracted to powerful people, but need to be careful of being trapped in love relationships that have unhealthy power and control issues. You can be jealous in love, making you possessive. You don’t take matters of the heart lightly. You can also be passionate about having children.
Natal Pluto in the 6th House
With your natal Pluto in your 6th house, you put all of your energy into your work, and can become obsessed with it. You’re excellent at problem-solving, and prefer to work on your own. When it comes to health, you can be focused on having a healthy lifestyle, and open to alternative methods. Since the 6th house rules work, any planet here can show work you may do in life, so with Pluto here, you can work in research, science, the occult, hidden things, transformations, using other people’s money, forensics, or psychology.
Natal Pluto in the 7th House
With your natal Pluto in your 7th house, you may continually experience struggles over power and control in your close relationships. Some of you may avoid relationships completely, terrified of being controlled by someone. Partners may be possessive, jealous, controlling, powerful, intense, and passionate. If you end up with people who are bad for you, make sure you see your part in allowing that to happen. If you can work on your power and control issues and your fear of loss, you can actually become more powerful through your close relationships, finding the strength and control over your life that you need.
Natal Pluto in the 8th House
With your natal Pluto in your 8th house, you can dig below the surface of absolutely anything, and love to do so. You don’t mind living on the darker side of life because you love the thrill of searching in the dark. You can have issues with intimacy that lead to sexual problems. You want your sexual experiences to be intense and profound, but may be attracted to the wrong people. You can have issues dealing with other people’s money, your joint finances, or use it as a way of controlling others or letting yourself be controlled.
Natal Pluto in the 9th House
With your natal Pluto in your 9th house, you strongly believe in your beliefs, and can have a hard time accepting differing views. You try to sway people to your side, and you may be successful for the most part, but become enraged when you encounter people who won’t agree with you. You want to expand your life in ways that allows you to have transformative experiences. You can express yourself passionately and intensely, and inspire others through your expression.
Natal Pluto in the 10th House
With your natal Pluto in your 10th house, you’re highly ambitious, perhaps tragically so. You feel connected to your purpose and life path, and you strive to succeed no matter what. You can be powerful in your career, or have control issues in your career. You need to deal with past issues and allow yourself to transform. Since the 10th house rules your career, any planet here can show the career you choose in life, so with Pluto here, you can have a career in research, science, the occult, hidden things, transformations, using other people’s money, forensics, or psychology.
Natal Pluto in the 11th House
With your natal Pluto in your 11th house, you may try to control your friends or vice versa, or belong to groups where you’re the master and everyone follows your lead. You can captivate large groups of people. You can be obsessed with your future dreams, and can be a great humanitarian. You can inspire people to be better and make a difference in the world, but you need to make sure you have strong beliefs, and don’t just go with other people’s.
Natal Pluto in the 12th House
With your natal Pluto in your 12th house, you can become obsessed with spirituality, the metaphysical or occult, and all that’s hidden in the world. You like to investigate your dreams, and can be highly intuitive. You undergo transformations several times throughout your life. You may try to hide your power from others, or have more power and control in the background or by yourself. Make sure you avoid addictive behaviors, and don’t run from past issues. Deal with your inner turmoil, and you then you can help others.
Natal Pluto Aspects to Natal Planets
Natal Sun to Natal Pluto
With your natal Sun conjunct your natal Pluto, you have an obsessive personality. When things get your attention, nothing else matters to you. This is especially true when you feel you don’t have all of the facts and need to know more. You can’t accept things as they are, and need to dig below the surface. You need to transform yourself or your life in some way, perhaps many times in your life. You have to learn to let go, otherwise you’ll keep destroying your life in search of meaning.
With your natal Sun sextile or trine your natal Pluto, you go after whatever you’re passionate about or goals you have. You feel as though you’re meant for something great, and you embrace that. You like to solve puzzles, can look beneath the surface easily, and find signs everywhere. You want an extraordinary life.
With your natal Sun square or opposite your natal Pluto, you tend to be a negative person, and it’s hard for you to see the positives. When life is going well, you’re waiting for something bad to happen, and you end up being self-destructive and make the bad things happen. Use the power you have inside of you to your own advantage instead of hurting yourself with it, and you’ll find the strength that you need to have the life that you really want. Make sure you don’t attract people to you who will manipulate or control you, and make sure you don’t become that kind of person.
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Natal Moon to Natal Pluto
With your natal Moon conjunct natal Pluto, your emotions run deep. You’re an intense and passionate person, but the power your emotions exude can frighten even you. You’re desperate for intimacy, yet scared of taking the leap. You can analyze people well, though you may use it as a defense mechanism and only see the bad. You need to deal with your issues so you can be emotionally secure, and you’ll find it transforms your life for the better.
With your natal Moon sextile or trine natal Pluto, you’re secure in yourself, can be bold, and meet challenges directly. You want to connect with people on another level, and can be an intense person at times. You try to be honest, and you want people to be honest with you. You like a good mystery, and love a challenge.
With your natal Moon square or opposite natal Pluto, when you get hurt, it hurts deep. You’re terrified of being hurt, yet you crave intimacy. You can find yourself alone a lot because you’re too scared to be close to people, but you’re not satisfied alone either. You can be an intimidating person, overly controlling, and downright scary to others with your powerful personality. When angry, you can become enraged. You hold grudges for far too long, and have a hard time forgiving anyone for even the slightest of things. If you could learn to control your emotions and learn how to use them productively, you can be a force.
Natal Mercury to Natal Pluto
With your natal Mercury conjunct your natal Pluto, you’re drawn to more serious subjects, and take a serious approach to matters. You can be passionate about subjects, become obsessed, and are excellent at researching and investigating. You’re skeptical of everyone and everything, and this can lead to trust issues. You don’t like to give away anything, and come across as mysterious and enigmatic.
With your natal Mercury sextile or trine your natal Pluto, you can come up with solutions to almost any problem because you try to get to the heart of the matter right away. There’s a magnetic power to your communications. You’re good at analyzing information, and once you figure yourself out, you won’t feel the need to be mysterious.
With your natal Mercury square or opposite your natal Pluto, you can become obsessed easily. It’s difficult to pull yourself back once you get into something. Trusting people is a problem because you always think they have malicious intent, and you’ll keep digging until you find something that proves you’re right, at least in your own head. You can use your determined mind to your advantage through your work, if you can corral it.
Natal Venus to Natal Pluto
With your natal Venus conjunct natal Pluto, you’re intense in love, passionate, and magnetic. People are drawn to you and they don’t know why. You can be incredibly possessive in love, obsessed with your partner, and go to extremes in love. You can take it too seriously at times, and go into love affairs that are way too dramatic.
With your natal Venus sextile or trine natal Pluto, you can see right through people and situations. You know how to use resources well, and gravitate towards relationships that allow you to transform yourself. You’re passionate without being overwhelming, and know how to sway people to your side.
With your natal Venus square or opposite natal Pluto, you can be manipulative and controlling. It’s hard for you to let go of the control. You love fiercely and intensely, and can become totally enthralled with someone. You’re loyal, and expect someone to be totally committed to you. You can face your inner problems in your relationships, but that can lead you to put your problems on your partner instead of seeing them as your own. Deal with these issues that you encounter.
Natal Mars to Natal Pluto
With your natal Mars conjunct your natal Pluto, you’re as determined as a person can get. When you set your mind to something, nothing will tear you away, and everything else in your life can fall by the wayside. You’re researching, obsessive, intense, and powerful. Some may find your personality too strong to deal with, even though they’re attracted to you.
With your natal Mars sextile or trine your natal Pluto, you know what you want, and you go for it. You can commit yourself to any goal, have the passion you need to attain it, are magnetic enough to attract the people to you that you need to help you, and confident enough to keep going.
With your natal Mars square or opposite your natal Pluto, you can be controlling and manipulative when you’re trying to get people to do what you want. No one can walk all over you, but you might do that to others. You have to learn to control your anger and not let the worst part of yourself take over. In love, you can be possessive and expect too much.
Natal Jupiter to Natal Pluto
With your natal Jupiter conjunct your natal Pluto, you’re a determined person who wants to accomplish things that will expand your life. You can see aspects of situations that everyone else overlooks, and this makes you a great problem-solver. You can become obsessed at times, but you do love to experience life.
With your natal Jupiter sextile or trine your natal Pluto, you’re driven to achieve your goals, and the aspirations that you have are lofty. You can achieve a lot in your life, and you help other people to use their abilities well.
With your natal Jupiter square or opposite your natal Pluto, you have your own beliefs, and you don’t care if they go with the social norms or not. You don’t like restrictions that are placed on you, and live life your own way, with your own rules. You may question yourself at times, and be extremely confident other times. Learn from what you go through in life.
Natal Saturn to Natal Pluto
With your natal Saturn conjunct your natal Pluto, you have incredible self-discipline and a determined personality. Nothing can stand in your way once you set your mind to something, and you can become obsessive about your goals. You have learn to pull back a little and let yourself breathe and have some joy.
With your natal Saturn sextile or trine your natal Pluto, you take responsibility for what you do so you remain in control of your fate. You like the feeling of being in control of your life. When you encounter obstacles, you don’t let it stop you, and even if you falter, you won’t stop.
With your natal Saturn square or opposite your natal Pluto, you have a strong will that can help you get through any difficult situation if you don’t allow yourself to get stuck in it. As long as you can do that, you can survive anything, but it’s likely that life will throw problems at you for some time until you learn how to do that.
Natal Uranus to Natal Pluto
With your natal Uranus conjunct your natal Pluto, you want to implement social change, but you won’t settle for anything small. You want it to be big, transformative, powerful, and you won’t wait to do it.
With your natal Uranus sextile or trine your natal Pluto, you can make social change in a way that’s different, changing people’s mind about causes, and bringing the world forward.
With your natal Uranus square or opposite your natal Pluto, you want change, but you can do so in erratic ways that are too out there, or rush into it without any thought. You have to learn to implement change more slowly and to plan ahead.
Natal Neptune to Natal Pluto
With your natal Neptune conjunct your natal Pluto, you’re an imaginative, creative person, and you need to take your dreams and turn them into something real. You can use your dreams as a way of transforming yourself and your life.
With your natal Neptune sextile or trine your natal Pluto, you have an active imagination, and are an intuitive person. You can follow your dreams and make them real, and it happens more smoothly.
With your natal Neptune square or opposite our natal Pluto, you can have a hard time dealing with your dreams, believing they’re unattainable for some reason. You may deny any belief in anything, and reject your spiritual side, along with your creative side.
Transit Planets to Natal Pluto
Transit Sun to Natal Pluto
With transit Sun conjunct natal Pluto, you want to have more control. You can have the opportunity to increase your personal power, and you’re more likely to keep things to yourself, or discover a secret or mystery. With transit Sun sextile or trine natal Pluto, you’re researching and can dig below the surface. You can focus well, and are driven to gain more power in your life. It’s a good time to deal with finances. With transit Sun square or opposite natal Pluto, you may try to exert power over other people. You can be manipulative or controlling. You may have a hard time accepting things as they are, and push too much. You can fight against obstacles well, and find power deep inside of yourself.
Transit Moon to Natal Pluto
With transit Moon conjunct your natal Pluto, your emotions are more intense. Whatever you feel, you feel strongly. There’s no middle ground here. It’s a good time to make a transformation of something. Watch for issues related to power and control. With transit Moon sextile or trine your natal Pluto, you can seem more powerful, having more sway over people. You’re in quiet control of your emotions, and use them to your benefit. You’re better with money and business, and can be more creative. Sexuality is heightened. You may look at what’s around you and pick something that’s in need of improvement and make it better. With transit Moon square or opposite your natal Pluto, you may struggle with your emotions and have an internal tug-of-war. You can have problems with control externally as well, and deal with someone who wants to control you, or be overly controlling yourself. Something that happened before could bring up problems now. You’ll likely experience confrontations. An ending can come with this transit, and you may have trouble letting go, but it’s probably for the best.
Transit Mercury to Natal Pluto
When transit Mercury is conjunct your natal Pluto, you could discover a secret or find information that helps you understand a situation or person. You can get underneath to the core of the problem, and come up with solutions. You crave intensity in your communications with people. When transit Mercury is sextile or trine your natal Pluto, you have an easier time researching and investigating. You can come up with clear plans that are precise and practical, and don’t feel rushed. When you communicate, you may seem more powerful and passionate. When transit Mercury is square or opposite your natal Pluto, you’re more serious and pessimistic. You have a hard time trusting anyone, and think people have ulterior motives that you have to investigate. Someone could be controlling of you, or you could try to control someone else. A struggle for power could ensue. You may seem more hostile, looking for a fight, and act too aggressive.
Transit Venus to Natal Pluto
With transit Venus conjunct your natal Pluto, you’re magnetic. You can get people to do what you want easily, but you should be careful about being too controlling. You’re passionate and intense, and can expect too much from people. You can direct your focus however you want and are confident, so this is a good influence for business matters. With transit Venus sextile or trine your natal Pluto, this can be a good period for your relationships, and you feel a stronger connection to people. You can focus on business matters and make profitable decisions. With transit Venus square or opposite your natal Pluto, you’re too passionate and intense, and can go to extremes. You can be overly controlling or demand too much. You may be obsessive, possessive, or jealous. Try to channel your passion into sexual energy, if you can, or through a creative outlet.
Transit Mars to Natal Pluto
With transit Mars conjunct your natal Pluto, your will is strong, and if your mind is set on something, nothing will stand in your way. You’re determined, controlling, and powerful. You can be magnetic, ambitious, or want to transform something in your life. With transit Mars sextile or trine your natal Pluto, you can control your energy and manipulate it in a way that allows you to get as much done as humanly possible. You can succeed easily, and you’re persistent and driven. With transit Mars square or opposite your natal Pluto, you want to have all of the power, but don’t feel you have enough. You can be overly controlling and dominating. You may argue with people when you feel threatened. Don’t do anything sneaky or underhanded. It’s likely that whatever you get angry over is a representation of a more important issue that you’ve been avoiding.
Transit Jupiter to Natal Pluto
With transit Jupiter conjunct your natal Pluto, you strongly believe in your beliefs, and you’ll defend them against anyone who disagrees with you. You can expand your beliefs, and try to get other people to believe what you do as well. You may become interested in the mysteries of life and are good at researching and investigating. You want to get to the core of any matter.
With transit Jupiter sextile or trine your natal Pluto, you can breathe new life into something, whether it be an aspect of your life, an object, a person, or yourself. This is a good time to undergo a transformation of some kind. You can also become interested in serious subjects, and deal positively with joint finances, taxes, debts, loans, or inheritances.
With transit Jupiter square or opposite your natal Pluto, you can become too wrapped up in your beliefs, and fight against anyone who resists them even a little bit, going too far. Keep an open mind. You can be too serious, too obsessive, or too probing. It’s hard for you to let things go during this transit. Try to rehabilitate something instead.
Transit Saturn to Natal Pluto
With transit Saturn conjunct your natal Pluto, you can focus your will and determination to accomplish great things, but you have to control yourself, especially your anger. Any anger that you may be hiding can come out and create problems for you. If you see this aspect coming, try not to hold in so much so you don’t explode.
With transit Saturn sextile or trine your natal Pluto, you can be productive and get a lot done. Your focus is good, you know exactly what you have to do, and you have discipline and restraint.
With transit Saturn square or opposite your natal Pluto, you may find yourself surrounded by people who have bad intentions, and need to protect yourself. Any issues with people that you’ve been bottling up won’t want to be bottled any longer. You may struggle for power or control, and be manipulative or manipulated. Try to focus on something productive.
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Transit Uranus to Natal Pluto
With transit Uranus conjunct your natal Pluto, you can eliminate anything you don’t need in your life, but it can be unsettling if you resist. You may think you do need some things that you actually don’t. Change comes quickly, but it’s change that has needed to happen for a long time.
With transit Uranus sextile or trine your natal Pluto, you can make changes that you’ve been wanting to make for some time, and transform your life for the better. It may seem sudden on the outside, but you’ve been waiting for years. You can let go of baggage and move forward with more freedom.
With transit Uranus square or opposite your natal Pluto, you have incredible experiences and changes in your life that are hard to go through at the time, but have an impact on you that helps you grow and evolve over time. Just make sure you’re ready for the upheaval in the meantime.
Transit Neptune to Natal Pluto
With transit Neptune conjunct your natal Pluto, you want to use your dreams to make a transformation, but you may or may not be in touch with reality about it. You have to make sure you’re seeing things as they really are and that this will really help. You may become obsessed with pursuing it, but if it’s not worth it, you’ll just waste your time.
With transit Neptune sextile or trine your natal Pluto, you can work hard at pursuing your dreams and make them real. Your imagination is active and you can contribute to society in some way through your dreams.
With transit Neptune square or opposite your natal Pluto, you can get lost to your dreams, pushing everything else aside, or struggle to get things off of the ground, blocked by something. Your imagination can take over, and reality is difficult to find.
Transit Pluto to Natal Pluto
With transit Pluto sextile or trine your natal Pluto, change comes more easily to you, and you want to transform something for the better. Take what’s old and make it new again. This can also be a good time to get rid of things you no longer need, whether they be objects, people, issues, or mindsets. You can increase intimacy during this transit as well.
With transit Pluto square or opposite your natal Pluto, things that have been pushed below the surface for some time can come bursting out. You need to make changes to yourself and to your life that will improve your quality of life and future, but not become so obsessed with it that it consumes you.
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