A birth chart is a symbolic representation of how the heavens viewed the moment you were born. It's like a map because there is a particular way to read it and it can function as your guide. It's also a blueprint of certain personality characteristics. In this section you'll learn how to evaluate your own birth chart and let it guide you in your life. Your intuition will help you do this. You can also evaluate friends' birth charts and teach them to interpret different facets of their own lives.