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Birth of Astrology

Dawn — April 29, 410 BCE, Babylon This chart shows the energies that were in place on that day so long ago. I don’t know who’s birth chart this is, but, evidently, it’s the oldest known horoscope. Without trying to … Continue reading

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Taurus – The Bull

The second sign of the zodiac Its symbol represents the head and horns of a bull. The sacred Apis was presumed to be the incarnation of the god Osiris — hence a symbol of a sepulchre or tomb. The Sun’s … Continue reading

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Aries – The Ram

The first sign of the zodiac Its symbol represents the head and horns of the ram. It is a symbol of offensive power — a weapon of the gods, hence an implement of the will. The Babylonians sacrificed rams during … Continue reading

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Pisces – The Fishes

The twelfth sign of the zodiac Its symbol represents a pair of great sea-horses or sea-lions, yoked together, who dwell in the innermost regions of the sea, symbolical of life after death; of bondage — the inhibiting of self-expression except … Continue reading

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Is the Moon a Balloon?

  Jonathan Cainer’s Guide to the Zodiac Jonathan died in 2016. He would have been 60 years old today. It’s taken me a while to get around to that fact. I read his daily horoscopes in the Daily Mail, the … Continue reading

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