is a comet with a unique and erratic orbit. In the natal chart, Chiron is
symbolized by the "wounded healer". It represents our deepest wound, and our
efforts to heal the wound. Chiron was named after the centaur in Greek mythology
who was a healer and teacher who, ironically, could not heal himself.
in our natal charts points to where we have healing powers as the result of our
own deep spiritual wounds. We may over-compensate in these areas of life.
Chiron, as a wounded healer, first must face issues of low self-worth and
feelings of inadequacy and learn to rise above these issues. Because the wound
goes deep, and we may work hard to overcome the wound, healing powers are
Chiron in Aspect
Chiron in the Houses
Chiron in the Signs
Chiron in Transit
Chiron in the Signs - Tables (How to find
your Chiron sign)
glyph, or symbol, for Chiron resembles a key and is comprised of an "O" and
a "K", representing "Object Kowal", which was what Chiron was originally
named (Charles Kowal discovered Chiron in 1977).