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 the insights of Dane Rudhyar, particularly his work on aspects. … Continue reading Venus as Inanna at the 3rd Gate

#1 Abdul Bahá, visionary of Baha’ism


Bahá’ís have some of the most beautiful gardens on their grounds outside of an arboretum, part of their belief of creating a heaven on earth. The featured shot is of their grounds in Haifa, Israel.   The Baha’s faith Their faith includes many notable messengers like Moses & Abraham of Genesis, Krishna, Zoroaster, Buddha, Jesus, Muhammad, and of course the Bab (the founder the Babaism … Continue reading #1 Abdul Bahá, visionary of Baha’ism

Venus as Inanna at the First Gate


This is the second installment of a multi part article on the planet Venus and  its role in mythology and shamanic astrology.  The first part is here. Venus’s  orbital pattern and its rising as a morning and evening star has led to being incorporated into  rituals, ceremonies and calendars.  The greatest religious association was in Sumeria where Venus was associated with Inanna Queen of the … Continue reading Venus as Inanna at the First Gate