Eris Astrology describes your characteristics based on the placement of the asteroid Eris in your natal chart. Along with the sun sign and moon sign, the Eris sign also helps you understand yourself better. Eris in Greek means Discordia. This has given rise to a most unconventional kind of astrology. Eris is known to be a troublemaker and responsible for a lot of problems. In general it is associated with hardships, quarrels, fights, battles, jealousy, rivalry and revenge. But there are positive effects too like energy, resourcefulness, ability to have a clear mind in emergencies and the wish to work for happiness. This is a very slow moving planet and the effects will be seen only in relation with other planets it aspects.