Astrology

A GUIDE TO: NODES

As the the moon crosses the path of the sun, it tilts to a high and low point, marking two opposite lunar nodes. When the moon reaches one of these points, we have an eclipse. The north and south nodes have a lot to tell us about both our future Read more…

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A GUIDE TO: SATURN RETURN

It’s one of the most influential astrological events you can go through, but Saturn return still remains a mystery for most. Often referred to as a “rite of passage,” Saturn return will shake up your life—and though it may not feel like it at first, it’s alwaysfor the better! As Read more…

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A GUIDE TO: ASPECTS

In astrology, an aspect refers to the distance between the exact positions (referred to as “angles”) of the planets. The categories are split into “soft” aspects (which connote positive relationships between the planets) and “hard” aspects (which connote challenging planetary relationships). These positions determine how energy is generated and reflected. Read more…

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A GUIDE TO: MODALITIES

Each element is manifested into one of three modalities: Cardinal, Fixed and Mutable. When we combine the four elements (Air, Water, Fire, and Earth) with and three distinct modalities, we are presented with the twelve signs of the zodiac. Cardinal: Cardinal energy incites change. This mode is action-oriented, and cardinal signs Read more…

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A GUIDE TO YOUR ELEMENTS

The twelve astrological signs are divided into the four elements of air, fire, water and earth. Each element carries a distinct energy that is represented through its associated sign. While it’s easy to assume that as the Water Bearer, Aquarius might be a water sign, these signs and elements are Read more…

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A GUIDE TO YOUR ASTEROIDS

We know that the position of the planets in our natal charts determine the broad themes of our lives and how we approach issues like love, communication, and creativity, but what about those little wild cards of the solar system–asteroids. Think of asteroids as an astrological bonus round, a chance Read more…

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A GUIDE TO: CHIRON

Alternate name: Wounded Warrior, Wounded Healer Why is it important? Orbiting between Saturn and Uranus, Chiron is a comet that astrologers believe is responsible for determining our deepest spiritual wounds and darkest insecurities. Oftentimes, this corresponds to patterns developed early in childhood. Mythology: In Greek mythology, Chiron was a centaur Read more…

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A GUIDE TO YOUR SIGNS: PISCES

Dates: February 19 – March 20 Symbol: The Fish Element: Water Planetary Rulership: Neptune Planetary Determent: Mercury Triplicity: Mutable Body Part: Feet Expression: “I believe.” Characteristics: Positive attributes: Creative, imaginative, intuitive, compassionate, empathetic, kind, dreamy, spiritual, deep, mystical. Negative attributes: Escapist, delusional, unreliable, vague, sacrificing, confused, destructive, gullible, self-pitying. Best matches: Read more…

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A GUIDE TO YOUR SIGNS: AQUARIUS

Dates: January 20 – February 18 Symbol: The Waterbearer Element: Air Planetary Rulership: Uranus Planetary Determent: Sun Triplicity: Fixed Body Part: Ankles Expression: “I know.” Characteristics: Positive attributes: Humanitarian, independent, inventive, unique, visionary, eccentric, unique, revolutionary, progressive, free-thinking. Negative attributes: Aloof, detached, contrary, judgemental, righteous, aggressive, argumentative, distant, dogmatic, authoritarian. Best Read more…

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A GUIDE TO YOUR SIGNS: CAPRICORN

Dates: December 22 – January 19 Symbol: The Seagoat Element: Earth Planetary Rulership: Saturn Planetary Determent: Moon Triplicity: Cardinal Body Part: Knees, joints Expression: “I use.” Characteristics: Positive attributes: Enterprising, resourceful, straightforward, honest, determined, diligent, responsible, enduring, mature, ambitious. Negative attributes: Unemotional, cold, detached, distant, harsh, pessimistic, opportunistic, rigid, penny-pinching, Read more…

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A GUIDE TO YOUR SIGNS: SAGITTARIUS

Dates: November 22 – December 21 Symbol: The Archer Element: Fire Planetary Rulership: Jupiter Planetary Determent: Mercury Triplicity: Mutable Body Part: Thighs Expression: “I aim.” Characteristics: Positive attributes: Humorous, intelligent, philosophical, communicative, academic, philosophical, cultured, adventurous, magnetic, clever. Negative attributes:  Inconsiderate, rude, indulgent, irresponsible, pretentious, reckless, wasteful, impatient, careless, boastful. Read more…

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A GUIDE TO YOUR SIGNS: SCORPIO

Dates: October 23 – November 21 Symbol: The Scorpion Element: Water Planetary Rulership: Pluto Planetary Determent: Venus Triplicity: Fixed Body Part: Sex and reproductive organs, pelvis Expression: “I desire.” Characteristics: Positive attributes: Magnetic, mysterious, committed, ambitious, seductive, imaginative, creative, deep, fearless, discerning. Negative attributes: Controlling, possessive, power-hungry, manipulative, obsessive, jealous, Read more…

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A GUIDE TO YOUR SIGNS: LIBRA

Dates: September 23 – October 22 Symbol: The Scales Element: Air Planetary Rulership: Venus Planetary Determent: Mars Triplicity: Cardinal Body Part: Lower back, kidneys Expression: “I balance.” Characteristics: Positive attributes: Elegant, sophisticated, aesthetic, fair, diplomatic, sociable, artistic, charming, agreeable, peaceful. Negative attributes: Indecisive, brown-nosing, evasive, judgemental, passive aggressive, self-absorbed, vain, Read more…

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