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The Lunar Nodes

The Lunar Nodes

The Luminaries Path Intersection The Sun's path is called the plane of the ecliptic. The Moon’s path is angled at close to five degrees to the plane of the ecliptic. The Moon crosses the plane of the ecliptic twice a month, once traveling north and once going south....

Retrograde Planets

Retrograde Planets

Retrograde Retrograde motion is a phenomenon that occurs due to our vantage point here on Earth when we look at the planets in our Solar system. When astrologers use the term retrograde, they are referring to apparent retrograde motion. Definition: To go or to seem to...

Lunar Phases

Lunar Phases

The Lunar Cycle The Sun and Moon’s synodic cycle The Moon takes one month to orbit the Earth. The Moon phase cycle starts at New Moon when the Sun and the Moon are conjunct. This happens once every month. At New Moon we can’t see the Moon when it is close to the Sun...

Astrology Houses Introduction

Astrology Houses Introduction

Houses Introduction Houses pertain to different areas of life. They are like the backdrop or stage of a play. There are twelve houses in every chart. The houses are numbered from one to twelve anti-clockwise starting from below the ascendant. Houses can be any width;...

The Asteroids

The Asteroids

The Asteroids The asteroids orbit the Sun and they are solar system bodies. They are smaller than the planets and their paths lie mainly between Mars and Jupiter. They are found in what is called “The Asteroid belt” which is a space between the personal planets (Sun...