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Even those who know little about astrology have probably heard of the infamous “Mercury Retrograde”. Here’s a list of articles in the New York Times, of all places. It’s definitely true and accurate that during the 3-weeks (9 thru out the year) this planet appears to move backward,  an illusion explained better here, things go wonky here on earth.  Astrologers, such as myself, can accurately predict when and where in…

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Let the mind be the mind. Behind its restless activity, just one layer deeper is stillness, and beneath even that, is an ocean of mystery and truth. Swim in this eternal sea until you know yourself to be infinity, and bring that knowing back into your day.  Why struggle to be what you are already? Let the mind be the mind but don’t bind yourself to its limited reality. Trust…

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I’ve returned to my homebase recently after spending a lunar cycle on the West Coast. My Pluto line ran right through the locality I spent most of the time in. For the last 3 days of my trip I was able to travel to a Sun/Jupiter paran to experience some relief from those intensive Pluto vibrations. Understanding your personal Astro-Cartography can be very helpful when traveling. My preparations were successful…

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The differences between Eastern & Western astrology systems definitely illustrate some of the differences between the two cultures. First, consider how each system looks at the moon. In the Vedic system, the moon is extremely important and is more relevant than the Sun. (a heresy to consider here in the west!) Whereas here in the west the moon represents our moods, our emotions, and our unconscious behavior patterns. In the…

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