A period of pure progress begins on December 12 when Saturn in Capricorn leaves its “shadow,” the degree space it travels three times over a period of 11 months. Its current shadow began on January 10, 2018 at 2°33’ Capricorn. Saturn then turned retrograde on April 17 at 9°9’ Capricorn, returning to 2°33’ Capricorn on September […]
We are excited to report that we just started our Pilot Online Astrology Class and so far so good! We will be announcing our next online class very soon. We are using the Zoom Video Conferencing platform which is quite user friendly. For anyone that is interested in our online classes we encourage you to […]
Actually, the title is a bit misleading in that the Venus retrograde cycle is composed of eight phases, one of which has already begun. It is called the ‘Shadow’ period and sets up the coming retrograde period itself. First, I’ll describe the relevant dates and positions. Venus will turn retrograde at 10° Scorpio on […]
When Mercury, Venus or Mars is retrograde, it is customary for astrologers to interpret this type of transit by itself. But, when studying and practicing astrology, a deeper and more meaningful experience of these periods will emerge if one looks at the retrograde period as part of a much larger cycle, that is by seeing […]
While meditation can be one important activity that can help us calm our minds, there is another process that can, in some cases, help us even more and potentially much faster. Jiddu Krishnamurti actually suggested that we redefine meditation to include what he simply referred to as the activity of “inquiry.” It was one of […]
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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