Solar Returns, Part 2

The Planets and Their Positions in the Solar Return What is the ascendant of the solar return? Where does its ruler lie in the solar return and in the natal? Is it on an angle? If so, then there is more action concerning the year and its activities. When you look at the solar return […]

Solar Returns, Part I

By: Georgia Stathis The author, Georgia Stathis is the owner of Starcycles, a former board member at Kepler College and primary instructor for the Business & Finance Certificate in the Kepler Certificate Program. Solar Returns are not a new technique.  Firmicus Maternus mentioned Solar Returns in his work. In an article by Maria Mateus regarding […]

Features of Hellenistic Astrological Techniques

Features of Hellenistic Astrological Techniques Joseph Crane Here I address not the historian and scholar of the Hellenistic world, but instead I address the person who is trained in modern astrology and comes to this astrological tradition for the first time. There are several issues that one who is familiar with other astrological traditions must […]