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Forum: Houses & cusps 04-13-2015, 01:40 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 17,324
Posted By Alice McDermott
Re: Sidereal or Tropcal? Placidus, or Equal.

Almost the reverse Rian - sidereal astrology is based on constellations - which are just a man made arrangement of stars that was set up centuries ago. Chinese astrologers arrange the same stars in...
Forum: Aspects & configurations 09-02-2014, 04:10 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,092
Posted By Alice McDermott
Re: Personal Frustration with Orbs

Until our first Saturn square Saturn around the age of 7, our unconscious is wide open to programming as our conscious, discriminating mind hasn't fully developed. This is the period when...
Forum: Read My Chart 09-02-2014, 03:47 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,244
Posted By Alice McDermott
Re: So many of my planets are retrograde. Is that bad?

My own research shows retrograde planets don't seem to affect anything adversely. One of the best Treasurers Australia has ever had, Paul Keating, has Mercury, Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, Neptune,...
Forum: Other Astrology 08-06-2014, 05:09 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,812
Posted By Alice McDermott
Re: Harmonic Astrology Studied

The 8th harmonic picks up all the semisquares and sesiquadrates in the natal chart.

In your 8th harmonic chart you have Mars-Uranus-Venus-Node and MC all in one big conjunction in Scorpio, which...
Forum: Read My Chart 06-26-2014, 04:11 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 992
Posted By Alice McDermott
Re: Yod Aspect Pattern

As the orb allowed for a quincunx is 2 degrees, Venus is a bit out of orb. However, as Venus/Mars midpoints Pluto I would be inclined to allow it as a YOD.

Pluto is an important dwarf planet for...
Forum: Traditional Astrology 06-12-2014, 02:19 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 14,393
Posted By Alice McDermott
Re: Twins

Here are your duad charts Julie. With duad charts of twins we mainly use close to exact aspects.

As you can see, there are several differences:

* Lisa has Jupiter conjunct MC in Aries with...
Forum: Houses & cusps 06-10-2014, 03:52 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,147
Posted By Alice McDermott
Re: Tropical vs Sidereal observation

As far as I can see, the Tropical Zodiac is the Earth's energy field - probably its electro-magnetic field, though its energy grid is likely to be part of this. ...
Forum: Natal Astrology 06-10-2014, 02:56 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,852
Posted By Alice McDermott
Re: How important is vertex in a chart?

I have written a very great deal about the Vertex axis here: http://aliceportman.com/category/vertex-axis/.

I find it a very powerful factor in the natal chart and works like an angle. This sign...
Forum: Chat 04-28-2014, 02:40 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 4,999
Posted By Alice McDermott
Re: Two kinds of astrology

I thought I was sticking to the subject Zarathu!

In Greybeard's case the butterfly fluttered its wings when he bought a book on Iyengar Yoga - it was likely that a minor progression was activating...
Forum: Traditional Astrology 04-28-2014, 12:41 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 11,138
Posted By Alice McDermott
Re: What makes cooks and chefs?

Hi astrology3456

Sorry about the mixup.

In Ontario in 1983 Daylight Saving started on Sunday, 24th April 1983 at 3.00 am and finished on Sunday 30th October 1983 at 1.00 am, so it looks as...
Forum: Traditional Astrology 04-27-2014, 05:49 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 11,138
Posted By Alice McDermott
Re: What makes cooks and chefs?

I have a daughter-in-law who is a career chef working in a very prestigious hotel.

She has the Sun in Cancer and the Moon in Virgo, with the Moon being the Almuten of the chart together with...
Forum: Vedic Astrology 04-27-2014, 04:37 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 4,999
Posted By Alice McDermott
Re: Methods for verifying birth time

Thank you for presenting these techniques Ratherodd, I will test them out.

To test either system one will need to check whether the births were natural or medically assisted.

There is a natural...
Forum: Aspects & configurations 04-27-2014, 03:55 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,005
Posted By Alice McDermott
Re: Inconjunction

I have quite a different take on the inconjunct. I have written about it here: http://aliceportman.com/yods-and-quincunx/

My conclusions are the result of observing the charts of thousands of...
Forum: Hot topic arena 04-24-2014, 03:47 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 9,167
Posted By Alice McDermott
Re: Anyone whose Sun, Moon or ASC Sign responds to parents Sun, Moon, ASC/any planet?

I have already done a great deal of this kind of work, using duads as well as signs.
I have found a very close correlation between the Moon of the child and the Ascendant-Descendant of one of the...
Forum: Chat 02-28-2014, 12:12 AM
Replies: 91
Views: 9,254
Posted By Alice McDermott
Re: The difference between men and women

Oh for Heaven's Sake! How ridiculous!

I just think some very inferior types of men just want any excuse to control and dominate again and do their best to find plausible reasons.
...
Forum: Read My Chart 02-25-2014, 01:58 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,545
Posted By Alice McDermott
Re: Transgender

Thank you for presenting your chart as this is an area in which I am very interested.

Most of the transgender charts I have collected have the degree of the opposite sex on the Ascendant and/or...
Forum: Aspects & configurations 02-13-2014, 12:24 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,318
Posted By Alice McDermott
Re: Natal Vertex aspects inquiry

HI Maddy27

I have written a lot on the Vertex axis here: http://aliceportman.com/category/vertex-axis/ have a read and let me know what you think.

Alice
Forum: Houses & cusps 02-07-2014, 01:59 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,911
Posted By Alice McDermott
Re: When is a planet actually in house?

The best bet for beginner astrologers is to check events.

For example, if a planet is transiting the third house and making an aspect to a natal planet in the 7th house you would get events...
Forum: Recommendations 01-31-2014, 11:30 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,884
Posted By Alice McDermott
Re: Professional Astrology

In Australia, and I imagine the rest of the world, there were many people calling themselves astrologers who barely knew Sun Sign astrology. When we set up the Federation of Australian Astrologers...
Forum: Houses & cusps 01-24-2014, 11:43 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,937
Posted By Alice McDermott
Re: She saw dead people-Pluto in 12th

Absolutely classic George

She has Pluto, ruler of the Ascendant, conjunct the Vertex in the 8th house and involved in a septile pattern with Mercury and Uranus.

Pluto also has a biquintile...
Forum: Read My Chart 01-24-2014, 01:15 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,081
Posted By Alice McDermott
Re: Death of My Sister

My deepest condolences Sethi. I hope the following information is of help to you.

First of all your sister is described by Venus in the third house and Uranus as it rules the Aquarian third...
Forum: Read My Chart 01-19-2014, 02:34 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,259
Posted By Alice McDermott
Re: Relocation for my Solar Return

It won't work hekaactivated! Once you move back to your original location, the Solar Return for that location starts taking over.

We all tried this out in the 70's and 80's. We even had a Solar...
Forum: Chat 01-12-2014, 01:46 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 8,692
Posted By Alice McDermott
Re: Which sign offends unwittingly?

I don't think the posts I have read of yours are 'disjointed'. They seem to present your point of view quite sensibly.

However I don't think rants about people being fat is sensible or logical -...
Forum: Chat 01-10-2014, 02:51 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 8,692
Posted By Alice McDermott
Re: Which sign offends unwittingly?

Personal prejudices aside, western astrology has clearly mapped the signs that will produce skinny people as well as those which produce fat people.

Vedic astrology has also described three...
Forum: Aspects & configurations 12-31-2013, 01:50 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,085
Posted By Alice McDermott
Re: Longitudinal Equivalents of Declinations-worth it?

The Longitude equivalent technique was presented by Kt Boehrer in her book of the same name. Here is some information on her. http://www.astrologyweekly.com/declination/

Longitude 'equivalent'...
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