Who is the Man in the Moon


The Farmer's Almanac has an interesting tale on the Man in the Moon Myth. The oldest variant is from the Old Testament and claims that he is Cain the Wanderer, forever doomed to circle the earth.Moon for fratricide. The reasoning is based on Genesis chapter 4, is that while he is doomed for his anger…

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Dust Storm in Uttar Pradesh/Rajasthan India


The time is from the BBC news site where you can watch this video to get an idea of the devastation of the dust storm. It is mesmerizing to watch such havoc. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bWl-HlsT_tg The Chart above looks colourful but understanding the key makes it coherent. Start with the Opposition from the fourth house to the…

Hygeia: You’ve been served


Hygeia Mythologically  In Greek Mythology, Hygeia is the great-granddaughter of Zeus / Jupiter via the Apollo(n) line.  Her father Aesclepius,  another asteroid, was the Greek god of healing & is often shown with a physician’s staff & a  snake wrapped around. The cock bird was also sacred to Asclepius and sacrificed on his altar.  Chiron,…

Discovering Pallas


pallas Our featured image is a painting by Gustav Klimt of Pallas Athena, the patron goddess of Athene Greece.  It is one of his early works. Mythologically According to the Pelasgians (prehistoric peoples inhabiting Mediterranean lands), Athene was born beside the lake or river Triton and nurtured by three NYMPHS. Athene accidentally slew her childhood friend, Pallas,…

The week of May 1 2017


Sunday, April 30, 2017 Venus quintaux Transpluto 5:39 AM EDT, Saturn square Chiron 4:24 PM EDT, Mars contra-parallel Saturn 5:46PM EDT, Ceres enters tropical Gemini 7:48 PM EDT, Venus quincunx Apollon 10:42 PM EDT Monday, May 1, 2017 Tuesday May 2, 2017 sun opposes Poseidon 9:51AM EDT, sun contra-parallel Poseidon 10:44AM EDT Wednesday, May 3,…