Eris: The Female Warrior

Eris: The Female Warrior


The Female Warrior

The meaning of Eris as a planet in astrology is covered lightly here for information only.


Eris Details

Eris was discovered in 2005.

Eris does not rule any sign.

Eris’ path is outside Pluto’s orbit.

Eris is classified as a dwarf planet.

Eris takes +/- 557 years to complete one trip around the Sun.

Eris can retrograde 13 times over one degree of the zodiac.

Podcast Episode

Listen to our podcast episode on Eris The Female Warrior: Planet Series.

In this episode, Alison and Arwynne discuss the dwarf planet Eris and its discovery implications as expressed through society.

You can listen by clicking below.

Eris’ Themes

Xena, the female warrior.

Strife and discord.

Eris was the sister of Ares (Mars).

Will compete if you are worth the effort.

Eris shows where you will pull for the team.


Eris’ Discovery Event

Eris was discover by Mike Brown and his team at 11:20am on January 5, 2005 in Pasadena, California.

Brown famously demoted Pluto to dwarf planet and wrote about it in this book How I killed Pluto and Why it Had It Coming.


Eris Discovery Chart

Below is the discovery chart for Eris.

A planet’s discovery chart is like the planet’s birth chart.

The time captured is the first time it has come into human consciousness, so that’s why we use this chart.

Even though Eris has been there all along, we just couldn’t see it and we didn’t know it existed.

Mike E. Brown: Birth Chart

Mike Brown was born at 2:35pm, June 5, 1965, Huntsville Alabama.

His birth chart is shown below.

This is a great chart for working with dispositor trees.

Eris Artwork

This fabulous artwork is by Vancouver Astrologer and Artist Arwynne O’Neill.

Arwynne specializes in Badass Goddess images.

See more of her artwork in her online store MsPinkDesigns.

Author Bio

Alison encourages you to explore your unique creativity and live a satisfying life through your personal astrology. She offers her insights from the heart and with a sense of humor.

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