Aspects, Asteroids, Nodes, Parts, More

Aspects, Asteroids, Nodes, Parts, More

Info on aspects, asteroids, nodes, Arabic parts, and other factors found in the chart.

Aspects, Asteroids, Nodes, Parts, More
  • Avoiding Relationship Pitfalls: The Love Asteroids in Synastry, with Marcha Fox

    The “Love Asteroids” include Cupido, Sappho, Eros and Amor whose chart placements indicate who you are attracted to as well as what your expectations are of a lover. If you’re always attracted to people with whom you are not compatible, then it’s likely that this problem originates here. Since ex...

  • Speaking Your Chart: The Essence of a Planetary Placement, with Frank Clifford

    When clients, friends and public figures "speak their charts," we astrologers collect gems that inform our practice and help us expand and fine-tune our astrological vocabulary. In this talk, Frank presents a series of birth charts, entertaining real-life observations, and quotations that get to ...

  • Rahu and Ketu: Transformation via the Cosmic Dragon, with Gary P. Caton

    This talk is about using eclipses for personal empowerment. We take a look at the mythology of eclipses and the astronomy of the eclipse as a Shadow phenomenon and a disruption of the dark/light fractal of time. We also cover the basic mechanics of the lunar nodes and bendings, and identify nodal...

  • Fortune and Spirit:Principal Lots in Hellenistic Astrology, with Doug Noblehorse

    Fortune and her companion Spirit are the two primary Greek Lots (which were the precedent for Arabic Parts) which have survived into modern times as calculated astrological points in a horoscope. But what do you do with them, and what do they mean? Misunderstandings and misrepresentations about t...

  • The Magic of Pattern Returns, with Jenn Zahrt, Ph.D.

    Transits describe a direct, mathematical relationship between an ambient planet and a natal planet. “Pattern returns” describe the ambient recurrence of natal factors that doesn’t always have a direct link to natal planets. These “holographic transits,” as the late Robert Blaschke called them, ex...

  • Are Trines Better Than Squares? with Meira Epstein

    What to do when good aspects happen to bad planets. Reassessment of “good” and “bad” in the chart.

    From 2016.

    Meira is a practicing astrologer, living in New York City. Her busy schedule includes working with clients, teaching, lecturing and writing - all of which take place both in the US and ...

  • The Vertex and the Anti-Vertex, with Lilly Roddy

    The Ax/Vx is a significant nodal point on the same level with the midheaven and the ascendant. To me, it represents our personal connection, our relationship to the world and the people in it. House and sign position are important, as well as the natal aspects to the Ax/Vx. I have recently added ...

  • Chiron: Wounded Healer, with Zane Stein

    Carl Jung, through his personal healing process, discovered the Wounded Healer archetype in himself. Zane discusses the mythos of Chiron, and Jung's discovery of the archetype within. He then explores Chiron in Jung’s chart and shows how we can see our own Chironic wounds.

  • Lilith, with Mónica Escalante-Ochoa

    Lilith represents the desire and force to live in equality between women and men and not be dominated by an authority in which we don't believe. When Lilith is emphasized in the natal chat, the person strongly lives out Lilith’s energy.

    Because the four astrological Liliths -- Dark Moon, Black M...

  • How To Understand and Use My Skills: The Quincunx & the Yod, with Eleni Kostika

    The Yod is an aspect pattern that has been widely discussed as a challenging pattern, emotionally and psychologically, presenting problems that are difficult to solve. The two quincunxes involved in a Yod pattern, depending on the planets involved, are either waxing or waning, and are very differ...

  • The Arabic Parts, with Kelly Surtees

    What are Arabic Parts and how can they enhance chart interpretation? Kelly presents a formula and application for the seven main Arabic parts -- each one linked to one of the seven original planets.

    From 2010.

  • Not Pet Rocks: The Asteroids Rock, with Roderick Kidston

    After a flurry of activity in the 1970s and more work in the 1980s, the early efforts to investigate and interpret the asteroids flagged, then stalled, then all but disappeared from the radar.  In this lecture, Roderick Kidston discusses how they relate to natal charts, personality, and even poli...

  • Juno: The Lady of Personal Power, with Roderick Kidston

    This is a topic dear to Roderick Kidston’s heart. He has a different take on Juno, one which gives much greater honour and emphasis to the asteroid which is the astrological conduit for the energy of Juno, Queen of Heaven.

    When astrologers first started investigating the asteroids, Juno was offe...

  • Four Faces of Lilith: The Evolution of an Archetype, with Joseph Polise

    Part I : Isolates major themes in the Lilith story to establish interpretive keys to use in chart interpretation

    Part II: Identifies four astrological embodiments or faces of Lilith

    Part III: Practical delineation of Lilith in chart work and themes in the charts of selected artists, writers, an...

  • Fixed Stars in Karmic Astrology: Calendar of the Soul, with Aleksandar Imsiragic

    The starry sky is a huge ocean of memories of distant past and distant future in which the souls of all people are dwelling. In that way stars are connecting our souls with the memories of many past lives and also many future lives we have already had, and through the constellations they belong t...

  • Reading the Chart from the South Node Out, with Marc Laurenson

    Beginning a natal reading from the Lunar South Node gives the chart its springboard. Like when watching series 2, we need to remember where series 1 left off. How can we truly understand the dynamics in the current chart without knowing why it was created that way? In this talk, Marc demonstrates...

  • The Draconic Chart: All About Your Fate, with Anne Ortelee

    The Draconic chart provides pivotal information regarding your soul’s purpose. The Draconic chart is karmic, spiritual, and often unconscious. It draws connections between past lives and this incarnation. More about fate than free will, signs correspond to deeply held values and belief patterns. ...

  • The Septile and Multi-Dimensional Phenomena, with Lynn Koiner

    In her research with near-death experiencs and UFO phenomena, Lynn has observed a strong correlation between these events and the septile (51-degree) aspect. She discusses charts of documented NDEs and abductees, using as her primary example Dannion Brinkley, a former CIA operative, who has had 3...

  • Nodes of the Moon in Ancient Astrology, with Acyuta-bhava Dasa (Adam Elenbaas)

    In this talk, we explore the ancient Hellenistic and Indian understanding and use of the nodes of the Moon in natal astrology, comparing and contrasting the ancient use of the nodes, and the philosophy surrounding their use, with our current use of the nodes in modern astrology.

  • Dragon Embrace: Indian Techniques for Western Astrologers, with Karine Dilanyan

    This lecture is provided in both English and Russian.

    Эта лекция проводится на английском и русском языках.

    The theme of lunar nodes is one of the most confused and fogged in mass myths of Western astrology. In the course of this lecture, we will examine the mythology, astronomy, and history of...