The I.C – Hidden Face of Ourselves

The I.C

The I.C is the hidden face of ourselves. It is the sign in the farthest point in the North at the moment of our birth.     In Astrology the I.C represents:- 1. The most vulnerable and hidden part of ourselves which is rarely, if ever, revealed. 2. The centre of the subconscious mind. During continue reading…

The Descendant

The Descendant

The Descendant is the face we allow ourselves to show to close friends. It is the sign that is setting in the West at the moment of our birth.     In Astrology this represents:- 1. Our approach when closely linked with others, either in friendship, partnership or in marriage. 2. The way we learn continue reading…

The M/C – Face of the Ego

The M/C - Face of the Ego

The Midhaven or M/C is the ‘face’ of the Ego. It is the Sign that is highest in the heavens at the moment of birth. In Astrology this represents:- 1. The way we like to think of ourselves. 2. The image we consciously project, in order to enhance our reputation. 3. The central point of continue reading…

The Cosmic Family

The Cosmic Family

Welcome to the Cosmic Family. It has been suggested that we would more easily understand the way Astrology works if we create pictures in our minds, rather than trying to cope with a jumble of words. This can work particularly well when dealing with the planets and how Astrologers believe that they function within us. continue reading…

The 4 Masks

The 4 Masks

Welcome to this introduction to the 4 Masks. The Ascendant, or Rising Sign is the 1st Mask It is the sign that is ‘rising’ in the East at the moment of our birth. In Astrology this represents: 1. The ‘Mask’ or ‘Coloured Glass’ that is held up in front of the true face of the continue reading…

The Ascending or Rising Sun

The Ascending or Rising Sun

Welcome to this introduction to the Ascending or Rising Sun. From the section on the Zodiac Wheel we are aware that as the Sun appears to travel its daily path around us so the wheel of the Zodiac appears to turn with it. If the Sun rises in the East in Aries, it is Aries continue reading…

The 4 points of the Compass

The 4 points of the Compass

When we normally talk of the 4 points of the compass, we think of them as North, South, East and West.   This description is known as the ‘Cross of Matter’ and is particularly associated with our existence in earthly conditions. However, if we are to follow the natural path of the Sun during one day continue reading…

Our Solar System

Our Solar System

To get a clearer idea of our solar system and where it stands in the vastness of the universe, it helps to study an artists’ impression, as if viewed from outer space. The yellow disk is the sun at the centre of our solar system, and around it are shown the position of the planets continue reading…

Science and the Stars

Science and the Stars

Welcome to this introduction to Science and the Stars. They all thought Galileo was mad when he said the earth was not the centre of the universe. “Questioning is just as much a part of belief as lateral thinking is part of the search for proof.” The meaning of life has eluded the wisest of continue reading…

Religion and the Stars

Religion and the Stars

An introduction to Religion and the Stars. “The simple believeth every word; but the prudent man looketh well to his going”      (Proverbs, chapter 14 verse 15) Discussion on religion is often considered highly emotive, for so many people have so many different opinions and are very rarely prepared to listen to those who continue reading…