How to learn on this blog

You are here because you want to learn astrology. On this blog, there is a large and growing number of posts on many topics in astrology, aimed at different levels of learning requiring varying amounts of background information. Where exactly to start your learning, and how to acquire a cohesive and meaningful repertoire of knowledge? This special post will show you how.

Horoscopes

There are two essential tools you need to analyze horoscopes. One is the ephemeris, and the other is a horoscope charting program. This post tells you how and where to get them.

17 Jul 2023

In a previous post, I presented the first, second, and third houses in Jyotish – their significations, with examples of how these might show up in horoscopes. Let’s move forward and look at the fourth, fifth, and sixth houses. Fourth House The fourth house rules the home (house and the people therein). Since the second […]

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7 Sep 2021

Going counter-clockwise around the horoscope wheel, the seventh house is the first one that is above the horizon. The lower hemisphere of the wheel, below the horizon, indicates the inner life, and the houses 1-6 are entirely personal in nature. Someone with many planets in the lower (northern) hemisphere isn’t compelled to interact with others […]

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10 Aug 2021

The fifth house is the arena of self-expression. This is the fundamental signification out of which arise many related meanings. One of them is creativity. When you create, you are giving life to something didn’t exist before in that exact form, otherwise you are just copying. In this sense, creating arises out of pure self-expression […]

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