Venus as Inanna at the 3rd Gate


The Venus, Moon conjunction this month was June 20, at 6:24 PM EDT, Washington D.C. at 14 Taurus 52.  I was 'out of the loop' last week so I didn't make the deadline for getting this out before the conjunction occurred. As I explore this subject of 'shamanistic Venus' I want to incorporate some of … Continue reading Venus as Inanna at the 3rd Gate

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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, … Continue reading Hygeia: You’ve been served

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, … Continue reading Discovering Pallas

Climate Change: God’s on it


This morning an article with the above subject line appeared in the Dallas Morning News Editorial Section. Beneath the subject line in smaller fonts was the clarifying line: "Conservative evangelicals' faith is why they don't worry".   The article is taken from a book entitled "Existential Threats: American Apocalyptic Beliefs in the Technological Era", by Lisa Vox, … Continue reading Climate Change: God’s on it

Venus as Innana at the Second Gate


At sunrise this morning, May 22,  we were treated to a conjunction of the Moon with Venus.  The conjunction did not occur exactly at sunrise, however, that was later at 10:09 AM EDT, at 16 Aries 24. The two appeared very close together because Venus is only 2 degrees of declination the right of the … Continue reading Venus as Innana at the Second Gate

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, … Continue reading The week of May 1 2017

Venus as Inanna at the First Gate


This is the second installment of a multi part article on the planet Venus with particular attention to its role in mythology and shamanic astrology.  "Venus as Inanna & The Cosmic Pentagram" posted on March 7, was the first part of this series; please read it for the background material that will be needed for … Continue reading Venus as Inanna at the First Gate