In astrology, the position of the sun at the time of your birth determines your sun sign or, as it's more commonly known, your star sign. The sun is deemed very important in astrology; it rules willpower and ego and is fundamental to who a person is and what they're about.
The position of the other planets at the time you were born also has an effect on how you behave, but it's the sun's position, over all the other planets'... Read More
Understanding what makes two people astrologically compatible can be easier than it might seem. One of the key factors of compatibility in astrology is the use of elements to determine how well you are likely to get along with a person, either in love, friendship or business.
There are four elements that correspond to the zodiac signs. These four elements are Fire, Air, Water and Earth. Simply put, you are more likely to have a harmonious... Read More
Introduction Astrology is defined as "the art or practice of determining the supposed influences of the planets and their motions on human affairs and human disposition." From this practice a horoscope can be produced -- a diagram (or chart) of the relative positions of planets and signs of the Zodiac at a specific time, usually the time of birth. A forecast can then be produced.
The... Read More
Just about everyone knows his or her sun sign, but did you know that's not the only important planet when casting a horoscope?
For starters, we need to define what a sun sign is, exactly. Ancient astrologers divided the sky into 12 sections, based on the 12 constellations along a huge circle in the sky. This is the Zodiac, and it consists of the 12 signs everyone knows: Aries, Scorpio, Leo and so forth. Against this fixed backdrop, the sun... Read More
by Samantha Stevens
Each Sun sign in astrology also has its shadow side, which is why the very first thing I do when I fall in love is grab that person's birthdate! I want to know how that person is going to treat me once the first bloom of love has worn off the rose. Most of us are familiar with the positive personality... Read More
by Cucan Pemo
There are many, many ways to read Tarot cards, but it helps to have a consistent method that you use each time -- this way, you can think less about how you're going to read and focus completely on your subject, the cards and their meaning.
A basic reading can be boiled down to seven steps: Rituals, Shuffling,... Read More
Interpreting the Tarot cards is an attempt to acquire knowledge of the past, present or future through insight and intuition. Being able to read the patterns from the card images is the key to revealing what is happening beneath the surface and what is likely to result from this.
Because of the complexity of the Tarot cards, card... Read More
Numerology is the study of numbers. You're born on a certain date; you die on a certain date. You live a certain number of days. Numerology is a system that calculates the karmic direction of your life. It examines why you are born and why you die on a particular date and explains everything in between.
The origins of Numerology are lost somewhere within history. Some attribute it to being created by Pythagoras, the Greek mathematician,... Read More
The Origin of Chinese Horoscopes was based on the legend which in the sixth century B.C. the Jade Emperor invited all the animals in creation to a race, only twelve showed up: the Rat, Ox, Tiger, Rabbit, Dragon, Snake, Horse, Lamb, Monkey, Rooster, Dog, and Pig, and according to their places in the race, the Jade Emperor had given them each a number starting with the Rat who was the winner of the race. Since rat is... Read More
by Michelle Andersen
Tarot astrology is the system through which a reading of the cards in a tarot deck helps you through troubled times by offering a reflection on your past, present and future. Tarot is closely associated with astrology as each card relates to a planet, element, or astrological sign.
Tarot cards are used for... Read More