Astrology in the Information Age
One hundred years ago, students seeking to improve their knowledge of astrology pored over the birth charts (horoscopes) published in Alan Leo's 1001 Notable Nativities book. A big part of the learning curve for astrologers in this era involved studying these charts to discover commonalities...
Astrology of the Paris Attacks
This first strike chart is immediately ominous with the anaretic South Node conjunct the Midheaven. Any planet or point on an anaretic degree is considered unstable and the South Node can represent vulnerability as I mentioned in my post on the Nodes shifting signs..
Predicting Breast Cancer with Astrology
The scope of this study will examine astrological factors of the Moon's aspects to other planets, the Moon's placement, phase, and as well as other factors on breast cancer. The analysis will be on based on 314 charts...
The Uranus Opposition
Uranus represents the urge to live and express ourselves authentically, whether the stakes are large or small. The struggle for authenticity, and the stress we experience when sacrificing or embracing it, is real, whether we mask our true nature to avoid bullying at school or boldly become whistle-blowers afraid for our very lives. Uranus in our natal chart represents where and in what ways we not only think outside the box, but often refuse, sometimes vehemently, to be boxed in...
Playing Games With The Euro - The Oxford Astrologer
You have only to look at the difference between the chart for the EU (1993) and the chart for the original EEC (1958) to see how far things have slipped from the original ideal of the a European community living in peace and healing the wounds of WW2 through cultural and commercial exchange...
Unifying Astrology with Other Disciplines
Astrology is a discipline that requires mastery in both the inner and the outer realms. To apply it scientifically requires an understanding of sciences like astronomy and physics and biology and meteorology. In order to interpret a chart certain psychological and spiritual disciplines must be learned...
Mass Murder in South Carolina
The Moon makes a 24-minute partile opposition to Pluto in square to Uranus and the IC. Here then is the critical factor of the chart. With Mars out of bounds, it draws even more attention to Uranus in Mars-ruled Aries...
Saturn Returns and Sect
Sect modifies the qualitative status of these planets, particularly the benefic and malefic planets, so that they are more beneficial or harmful in different charts. So referring to the two groupings mentioned earlier, the planet Saturn is more constructive and positive in day charts, while it is more harmful and negative in night charts. Mars is the opposite, so that in night charts it is more constructive, while in day charts it is more harmful. The benefic planets, Jupiter and Venus, follow the same pattern, so that in day charts Jupiter is more helpful, while in night charts it is less so; Venus is more beneficial in night charts, while less so in day charts...
Neptune in Astrology Charts: Sacrificing Hard
In an astrology chart, there is one planet above all that tends to fog things up in such a way that it can be difficult to distinguish reality from fiction. What planet is that? Neptune. What is its theme song? Think Unsolved Mysteries...
Shadow Transits - A Hidden Forecasting Tool
Shadow Transit - a hidden event that links a planetary transit to the natal chart with a later planetary transit to the Solar Arc chart position...