A character in a novel who has a 'real' chart? Hard to imagine. Still, a character like Harry Potter whose story has been a bestseller for years, whose destiny is followed by many, is of interest to the astrologer.
As avid fans of James Lipton's TheActor's Studio know, a good percentage of Hollywood's celebrities emerge from exceptionally difficult childhoods. Most are scions of broken families and some have witnessed the death of their parents at close range. Perhaps it could be argued that these early dramas work to define their recipients' career calling: Show Biz. It's the only business where drama is as good as gold.
In May 2013, the developers of the Astrodienst sound chart have published the CD "Planetenmusik / music of the spheres". This carefully produced CD makes the movements of the planets around the Earth audible by employing different instrumentations.
A horoscope is a snapshot of a single moment in our solar system as seen from a geocentrical point of view. Actually the luminaries and planets are not fixed but constantly rotating. These rotations can be translated into different swinging systems, amongst others into acoustically recognisable sounds.
Astrology and Tarot are popular parlour games. All lovers are happy when their "star signs" make a good match or when they draw card "No.6-The Lovers"in a Tarot session.Which Tarot card corresponds to which planet or zodiac sign? Different astrologers and Tarot players have their individual assignments, but unfortunately, they are all different!
The plants symbolise harmony and plenty, the rocks and stones stand for space and energy, and sand and gravel give simplicity and serenity.These considerations led me to develop the concept of astrological garden design. The garden offers the opportunity to physically represent the ancient principles and archetypes inherent in nature.
Could astrology help us to understand what lies behind the huge popularity of the Virgin of Guadalupe? Is it possible to get a meaningful horoscope from a legend? In the following discussion, I will sketch out some ideas from my book, The Secret Codes to the Virgin of Guadalupe.