If your rising sign is Pisces, you come across as genuine and friendly, as well as highly creative and modest. You are very in tune with the energy of the world. This makes you great at reading people and sensitive to the unseen.
If Pisces is ascendant in your natal chart, this means that Pisces was the constellation on the horizon at the time and place of your birth. This sign indicates how you engage with the world. How people see and perceive you, and your general outlook on life.
Let’s take a closer look at what it means to be Pisces in ascendant.
Pisces Rising World View
When you are born under Pisces rising, you are a highly perceptive and intuitive person that chooses to see the best in people and situations. You also tend to look for the greater purpose behind things and are sensitive to the unseen.
You understand better than most that we are the sum of our experiences. It is not hard to imagine you being a very different person if the course of your life had been different. This makes you empathetic and forgiving. You take the time to understand why people did the things that they did rather than just judge.
Pisces ascendant tend to see the world as a generally good place, and assume that most people are like you, and have their heart in the right place. This allows you to recover from adversity and maintain stability even when things aren’t going so well.
You are highly perceptive and intuitive, which makes you great at reading people. It also makes you sensitive to the unseen. You are probably interested in the supernatural because your own senses have revealed things to you.
The philosophy that what you put out into the world you also receive suits you well. You always send out positive energy and hope for the best.
Pisces Rising Appearance and Impression
When you are born under Pisces ascendant, you automatically come across as friendly and caring. People probably want to tell you about all of their problems and expect that you will not only understand, but empathize.
People born under Pisces rising are often physically small, but their energy takes up more space than it appears. You tend to have friendly eyes and an open demeanor that encourages trust.
As well as wanting to be your best friend, people who meet you assume that you are highly creative. They know that you are the type to have unusual ideas, and the ability to make them read. You also come across as very modest, and never show off.
An obviously social animal, people are always a little bit surprised when they see you on your own. It is always your preference to have someone with you, no matter what you are doing.
People may assume that you are into “spooky” stuff and dismiss some of your ideas about the world and beyond because they consider you to be a bit quirky, in an innocent and endearing way.
5 Pisces Rising Personality Traits
Pisces rising personalities are fantastic friends. You love spending time with people and you are a great listener who never judges or advises. You are highly creative and love to make things for yourself.
1. Highly Sociable
If you are born under Pisces rising, you are one of those people who likes to be around other people and feeds off the energy of others.
You are happy whether you are at a party meeting strangers or having a quiet catch-up with one of your nearest and dearest.
You can struggle if you are forced to spend a lot of time on your own. It just drains your batteries and leaves you feeling unmotivated.
2. Sensitive and Empathetic
When you are Pisces ascendent, you aren’t only good at reading people, but you can take on their feelings as your own.
You know how to walk in someone else shoes and you are open-minded enough that you don’t always assume that you would have behaved differently.
It is not within your nature to judge, or to suggest solutions to problems when they aren’t requested.
When you are born under Pisces rising you know how to trust your gut, and you will often go with it even when others are telling you not to.
You know that you perceive more than you imagine and that it is not possible to understand it all in your conscious mind.
You trust the process and let your gut guide you. Even when you get it wrong, you know you did what you felt was right.
People born under Pisces rising tend to be highly creative, because you aren’t limited to a single way of thinking.
You take on a lot of different perspectives in your interactions with people and you are able to mix things into something new.
When you do create, you do it for you, so you also aren’t inhibited by trying to meet the expectations of others.
When you are Pisces ascendant, you tend to believe the best in people, even when all the evidence and your gut are telling you not to.
This is not because you don’t trust your gut, but because you hope that by believing it, it will become true.
You always give people multiple chances, even though every betrayal leaves behind a strong sting.
Pisces Rising Compatibility & Love
Pisces rising are always looking for a connection and they love to fall in love. Because you are so good at understanding people, you fall often, as you can see what is unique and special about each. Fortunately, your gut also helps you decide when it could be something more.
When you are in a relationship you want to do everything together and live in one another’s pockets. You are looking for someone with whom you can share every part of your world.
Pisces rising is highly compatible with Virgo, who often needs someone to break through their armor. Once done, the two often find that they both have many things in common and benefit from opposites attract.
Pisces rising also makes a good match with Scorpio, with Pisces being one of the few signs that can handle Scorpio’s intensity. But Scorpio is also highly loving and emotional and can give Pisces what they need.
Pisces rising can have a tendency to be too submissive and forgiving in relationships. But they always have lots of friends ready to step in and protect them.
Pisces Ascendant Man
Pisces ascendant men are often comfortable in non-traditional roles and embracing their feminine side. Though this does not undermine their masculinity. They are the person who is probably still friends with all their classmates from primary school.
In relationships, Pisces men tend to be laid back and understanding, often to the point of frustration for their partners who need a little bit of a fight to resolve issues.
But a Pisces rising man’s partner appreciates how accommodating he is in the bedroom. He tends to put the needs of his partner first, even if his own aren’t met.
Unlike many men, Pisces ascendant men aren’t afraid of commitment and you can expect things to move quickly.
Pisces Ascendant Woman
A Pisces ascendant woman is that girl who is friends with everyone and that everyone likes. But there is something about them that lets them stand out from the crowd. It could be their creative or spiritual energy.
Pisces rising women are usually looking for love, but they are demanding. They want a partner who will be at their side at all times, and can be a bit of a protector, facing the things that she does not want to face on her own.
In the bedroom, Pisces ascendant women are eager to please, and can be shy about saying what they want. But if you can break through this barrier the experience is unforgettable.
Remember that when you start dating a Pisces rising woman, you are kind of dating her whole clan, so expect to get close with her friends and family as well.
Know Your Rising Sign
Your rising sign is the sign that was on the horizon at the moment of your birth. So, to determine your rising sign, you need to know the exact time and location of your birth. Not sure? Check your full birth certificate.
Once you have this information, you can use this free birth chart calculator to develop a full natal chart for yourself and get some insights into your full horoscope.