Astrology Weekly Newsletter
Week 7: February 19-25, 2006
In this issue:
Neptune and spirituality
This week's editorial is focused on Neptune and spirituality.
Some time ago, I wrote an article on Uranus' position in signs in correlation with the main scientific developments throughout history. This time I studied Neptune's position by sign in correlation with world's main religions and spiritual movements.
The date or at least the year of founding of each spiritual movement is necessary in order to find out Neptune's position by sign, but this wasn't available in all cases. For instance, there is no known specific year for the founding of Judaism or Hinduism, two important religions.
Studying the list given at the end of this article, one will notice that there is a clear correlation of Neptune's position by sign and the main characteristics of a religion.
I particularly liked:
Now, mind you this: there is currently no main world religion or spiritual movement founded during Neptune in Pisces, its domicile, at least from what I could figure out. The big question is: WHY ? Obviously a religion founded during a time when the natural ruler of spirituality lays in its domicile would be a good one, a religion that would really help people get close to God and to evolve.
Could it be that all these religions out there still miss something? That we might be waiting for SOMETHING to happen during next Neptune's transit through Pisces (2011-2026)?
I think that this is where astrology comes into play by increasing out awareness on the importance of the following period. It may be the time when a NEW SPIRITUAL movement will be created and this time it'll be a good one, for everyone, helping the humanity as a whole get out of its spiritual misery and finally evolve.
Here comes the list I referred to earlier. Feel free to browse the internet or check some other sources of information and help me correct, improve and expand it. Please email me with your comments or suggestions.
Neptune in Aries
Neptune in Taurus
Neptune in Gemini
Neptune in Cancer
Neptune in Leo
Neptune in Virgo
Neptune in Libra
Neptune in Scorpio
Neptune in Sagittarius
Neptune in Capricorn
Neptune in Aquarius
Neptune in Pisces
Science, Spirit and Our Place in the Cycles of History
This DVD movie is actually a narration by Rick Levine on the scientific basis of astrology and its relationship with quantum theories and on astrological cycles as related to history.
Rick Levine is a very good astrologer and a great teacher. He explains his vision on astrology in this DVD movie and he takes a step-by-step, a very logical approach to astrology, spiced up with abundant examples from the real life, offering a clear picture of what astrology really is.
I really like his modern view of astrology, adapted to scientific advances of the last 100 years. This is the kind of movie about astrology one could show to astrology skeptic friends.
For instance, Rick starts off by saying he would reply to someone stating that he/she doesn't believe in astrology that he doesn't believe in astrology either, that is he doesn't believe in the astrology the other person doesn't believe in.
Rick Levine explains the astrological influences as having a kind of electromagnetic origin, just of an extremely low frequency, that cannot be measured by current instruments. The example used was Saturn, who performs only about three cycles per century.
Another issue brought up was the planets from the perspective of quantum particle-wave duality. The wave-particle duality is well known in modern physics and this concept is slowly infiltrating other areas of human knowledge. Are planets only particles or they may manifest as waves as well?
Then, Rick takes a quite long and thorough look back to history through the lens of astrology, giving numerous examples of events in correlation with major astrological cycles, such as Saturn-Pluto cycle or Uranus-Neptune cycle.
The DVD ends alertly, with Rick offering his conclusions and prospective vision on astrology's place in our lives and within the universe, transmitting along with information also his love and excitement about this subject.
As a conclusion, this DVD is well worth to watch. Whatever your involvement in astrology, you'll love it.
P.S. About the Saturn - Pluto cycles: I've seen similar examples before in the work of a Spanish programmer and astrologer Javier Reinoso, author of a complex astrology program, named Zodiac. You may be interested in his work as well, so check out his website too: www.astrologywww.com.
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Sun square Mars - Feb 19, 10:34 am
The Moon is void of course this week:
Feb 20, 5:02 am - 9:37 pm
No planetary ingresses this week.
Currently in retrograde: Saturn.
Saturn retrograde: November 22, 2005 - April 5, 2006
Next Mercury retrograde station: March 2, 2006.
Out of bound planets
The Moon is out of bounds between Feb 21-25.
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