Oct 24

Halloween and Astrology: The Via Combusta

Have you ever been curious why various cultures connect the last days of October and November’s beginning with celebrating the dead? In America, we have Halloween, in Latin countries the Dias des Muertos, in Celtic and neo-pagan culture the Samhain and many similar celebrations. Can these feasts be explained from an astrological point of view? […]

Aug 16

The Moon : Rulership, Exaltation, Detriment and Fall

After taking a look in the Sun’s essential dignities, in the previous article, it is time to move forward to explore the Moon’s rulership, exaltation, detriment and fall. Most people know that the Moon rules the sign of Cancer, but we will try to get deeper into understanding the Moon’s behavior through the zodiac signs. […]

Aug 6

The Sun: Rulership, Exaltation, Detriment, and Fall

Everyone knows that the Sun rules the sign of Leo, but what about its exaltation, its detriment and its fall? A lot of people do not even know or understand these terms, which are called the “essential dignities” of a planetary body. With this new series of articles, we shall spread some light on this […]