Pairing Tarot Cards By Using Astrology

Over a century ago, there was this group of mystics in England who called themselves the Hermetic Order of the Golden Dawn (often shorthanded by us modern types into just the “Golden Dawn” or even the “GD”). Their work still pervades almost every corner of present-day Tarot, and one of the more interesting things that … More Pairing Tarot Cards By Using Astrology

Astrology 101: Planetary Rulerships and Connections Among Houses

Here’s where we finally circle back around to the technique that I hinted at when we looked at the concept of Planetary Rulership a few posts back in this series… I’ll start by refreshing that notion of rulership… Each Planet has a special affinity for one or two of the Signs – astrologers will say … More Astrology 101: Planetary Rulerships and Connections Among Houses

Astrology 101: Planetary Rulerships (Part 1)

Over the course of about half a dozen posts now, we’ve looked at the notion that in Astrology, the Planets symbolize drives that beam outward from the human psyche, and the Signs represent a set of modifying filters through which those Planetary energies are transmitted into the world. To boil that down, the Planets tell … More Astrology 101: Planetary Rulerships (Part 1)