On March 14, retrograde Mercury forms a conjunction with the Sun at 24∞11’ Pisces. This “Inferior Conjunction” marks the opening phase of a new Mercury cycle. Much like a New Moon, this is a time when seed ideas are planted that will play out over the course of the next two months. Normally Sun/Mercury conjunctions […]
We are happy to announce the start of the new Beginning Astrology Class will be Monday, April 8th, 2019 The class will meet each Monday evening, at 6:00 pm, in Tarzana. If you are interested please contact Carol to be added to the list as space is limited. This course is designed for true Beginning astrology students. […]
When we think about Mercury going retrograde, we all too often only think of the 3-week period that occurs every four months or so when it is actually retrograde. Unfortunately, this is a very limited view. It tends to cause us to think that Mercury retrograde is merely an inconvenience or something to simply get […]
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 […]
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 […]
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