A new year brings new hope. Although we could say that about any year, 2022 has some key changes that are more hopeful, and more progressive than 2021. Yet there are some things in a holding pattern. The Saturn-Uranus square is one such pattern. This has locked us into a…

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Prince Andrew has been accused by Virginia Roberts Giuffre of having sex with her when she was trafficked at 17. If he were on trial in the court of public opinion he has surely already lost his case.

Despite the backing of the Queen, Prince Andrew has never had a…

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While there are many advantages to having Ketu transiting Scorpio, as it reveals things that were previously hidden, there are many problems it can bring up. The cover ups, the denials, the revelations, the uncertainties, the cyber-attacks, the scary realities, the need to find someone to blame — all of…

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The issue of free will keeps coming up in astrology for obvious reasons. When we can map out someone’s life in great detail in a timeline, it’s natural for someone to ask the question: How much of it can I change?

There are different kinds of results, some being more obviously…

Ancient of Days by William Blake

The word yoga means ‘union’ or ‘yoke’, which, in the calculation of the limbs of time, or pañchāṅga, represents the union of the Sun and Moon, by adding the degrees of both each day of the month. There are 27 possible yogas and connect to the 27 lunar mansions. …

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Grounded. Sounds good, right? Not if you are trying to fly!

The grounding of 777 flights around the world is a good example of Mars having just entered Taurus alongside Rahu, the north node of the Moon, as Venus transits Aquarius, Rahu’s sign. It highlights, not only the possibility of Mars…

There are many ways of dividing up the signs of the zodiac into houses, and different reasons we would do so. Indian astrology traditionally divides the zodiac into 12 equal parts, no matter the location or time of year.

This is called the Rāśi Cakra; rāśi (Sun signs), meaning a…

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