Sun/Pluto combines the central sense of identity, the way we shine, and our mission in the world (all associated with the Sun archetype) with Pluto's association with the depths, the hidden, the powerful and transformative:


The Sun/Pluto combination in the chart of singer Katy Perry can be seen in her lyrics for her song, “Rise,” in which she evokes Pluto’s underworld association with descriptions of depth, vultures and fire. Yet she emphasizes again and again how she will rise (Sun) from this depth and be transformed (Pluto):

When Pluto is in combination with the Sun it is possible to have all the underworld taboo charisma of Pluto combined with your identity (Sun), like actor Marlon Brando who played “the Godfather,” the very epitome of an underworld figure wielding Plutonic power.