Steps to Refine Delineation

As we stated in Volume One of The Only Way to Learn Astrology, we teach the mathematics of erecting a horoscope only after you have gained some fundamental understanding of interpretation. We hope that you have had a chance to practice some basic delineations as outlined and suggested in Volume One, because in this section of the book we will teach refinements based on the essential principles of astrology. Unless the nature and feeling of each planet, sign, house and aspect are familiar to...

Lesson

General Rules, Abbreviations, Tools Needed and Do you have a computer As we have stressed throughout Volume I of The Only Way to Learn Astrology, our books are not the run-of-the-mill astrology books. They are textbooks or manuals taken from our years of classroom experience. Therefore, our approach to teaching you the mathematics of erecting a horoscope is based on what worked best for our students. There are some basic rules that must be understood, and there are also some tools you will...

Mutual Reception Final Dispositor Chart Ruler Planet in High Focus

Mutual reception is a term used when two planets are placed in each other's sign of dignity or rulership. For example, if Venus is in Aries and Mars is in Taurus Venus rules Taurus and Mars rules Aries the two planets are in mutual reception, or mutually involved in each other's signs. This is considered a very beneficial and harmonious relationship between two planets. It is as though you can blend the energy indicated by each planet into one line of action. In interpreting this placement,...

Unaspected Pluto

And again Aries, thinking of himself as the most important and best of the signs, after all, he is Number One in the Zodiac, feels he has to fight back or be extinguished. That is why a square manifests so much tension and challenge and that is why you need squares in order to make something of yourself, to fight for survival, even to overcome the powerful influence of your parents, astrologically represented by the 4th and 10th, the Cancer Capricorn houses. If...