For thousands of years, astrology was used without any knowledge of what we call the outer planets, Uranus, Neptune and Pluto. The only planets the ancients knew about were the Sun, Moon, and the five planets, Mercury, Venus, Mars, Jupiter, and Saturn. They built an entire system based on these seven principles. Even today, traditional astrologers in the West and Vedic astrologers in the East continue to use the seven archetypal energies only.
We are starting a new Beginning Astrology Class which will meet on Tuesday evenings at 7:00pm in Culver City on July 25, 2017. Due to astrological reasons, the first class only will be at 8:45pm. We know this is an unusual and very late but there are significant advantages to starting it at this time. All other […]
Fake news, or what used to be called propaganda, clearly has a firm grip on our mass consciousness at this time. With “Post-truth” named Oxford Dictionary’s 2016 Word of the Year, and George Orwell’s classic dystopian novel, “1984,” published in 1949, declared this year’s “must read” by the New York Times and now opening on […]
For many years, I have heard many people write and talk about the subject of intention. In fact, it is talked about often and in many circles, from new age forums and workshops to business and political ones. In this article, although I will talk about the nature of intention and its relationship to how we make can manifest the things we need in life, I would like to focus more on how we can develop the ability to create an Intention. I’m going to start by giving a brief history of how intention was considered in the magickal societies of the last century and then we’ll look at what is involved in being able to cultivate this ability.
What is it that attracts us to symbolic systems? From my own seeking as well as the students I have spoken with, a person is seeking to understand the nature of reality. But, not merely the way science studies it. By the way, I do not have an anti-science bias. But, as it is now, […]
Welcome to the Sher Institute of Astrology & Metaphysics! We are offering astrology, meditation and other spiritual classes at different levels of experience and knowledge as well as providing a variety of consultations in the Los Angeles area.
The nature of a "Mystery School", as this type of school has often been referred to in the past, is two-fold.
It is to present to the student a holistic approach that includes both physical and metaphysical models while simultaneously training that student to experience both higher states of consciousness along with the ability to receive and understand higher levels of information.Read More About the Sher Institute Here