Sun conjunct Jupiter in the natal chart shows up as a larger than life personality. These people express the Jupiter qualities of optimism, faith, luck and generosity through their identity. Jupiter is expansive so they can overdo things, going too far which can lead to difficulties for this otherwise fortunate aspect.
Interest in religion and morals, long distance travel and education are also themes of this aspects. These people are hardly reluctant divas, happy to be worshiped and idolized. They command respect by their regal, benevolent and sunny disposition.
Sun Conjunct Jupiter Celebrities
Donna Summer (03′) has a very prosperous life, great success as an entertainer, another Jupiter theme. She is known for being extremely extravagant. Overseas travel has been a big part of her life, she met and married her husband in Europe, living and working there. Starting out as a Gospel singer, religion has been a major part of her life and she has been accused of taking it too far, even claiming that AIDS was God punishment for gays.
Eddie Izzard (49′) was born in Yemen, lives in Britain and has traveled the world performing extravagant and jovial stage shows. He is also interested in religion, expressing his views through his performances, acting out conversations between Jesus and God. Interestingly his expression of Sun conjunct Jupiter extravagance remains on the stage, and he lived in modesty in a small one-bedroom flat. King Louis XVI of France (55′) was a shining example of extravagance. With Marie Antoinette, his rampant over-indulgences and wastefulness led the loss of their heads, and the end of the monarchy in France.
Sun Conjunct Jupiter Transit
Transiting Sun conjunct Jupiter is about the best of the solar transits as it gives a general feeling of well-being, happiness and optimism. Good luck at this time can be seen as an opportunity for growth, personal, professional and spiritual. You should feel this as an urge or strong desire to do all you can, experience everything to the fullest. Just as you may be the beneficiary of compliments, gifts or money, you will also be more generous and bubbly in nature.
The keyword expansion applies to all areas of life, from relationships to wealth. This is an excellent time to begin new studies or long distance travels. New relationships, investments, or the beginning of any new projects are favored. Generally, things started now will turn out positively in the long run.
However, depending on other aspects or fixed star conjunctions, there are some potential negatives to beware of with this transit. The Jupiter tendency toward growth and expansion can equally apply to negative character traits such as boastfulness and greed. Remaining conscious of this potential for extravagance and waste will allow thoughtfulness and moderation to ensure you make the most of the many opportunities this transit brings.
This interpretation for Sun conjunct Jupiter transit can also be read for a New Moon or Solar Eclipse conjunct Jupiter.