•    
    Current Planets
    24-Jun-2017, 20:02 UT/GMT
    Sun329' 6"23n23
    Moon1349'56"19n20
    Mercury727'37"24n42
    Venus190' 1"14n51
    Mars1318'12"23n45
    Jupiter1333'35"4s07
    Saturn2349' 0"r21s57
    Uranus2754'22"10n12
    Neptune1414'45"r7s02
    Pluto1829'58"r21s22
    TrueNode2522'53"r13n03
    Chiron2850'48"3n07
    Explanations of the symbols
    Chart of the moment
| My Astro | Forum | FAQ

Jungian Principles

The Swiss Psychologist and former Freud disciple Carl Gustav Jung was interested in the teachings of alchemy and astrology, especially in the later phases of his working life. The resulting insights can be found in his Analytical Psychology. This theory goes far beyond the teachings of Freud.

Freud assumes that a child is born as a "tabula rasa", and the character begins to form from birth onwards. Jung, on the contrary, states in his book Psychological Types: The individual disposition is already a factor in childhood; it is innate, and not acquired in the course of life.

Horoscope of C.G. Jung

The whole theory of astrology is based on this principle. Liz Greene, a Jungian psychotherapist and astrologer, is convinced that astrology can help to discover the nature of this innate seed. Astrology can not only tell us about the self we know, but also about the one we do not know, she writes in Relating. The horoscope, being a "map of the psyche", can point to character traits which have not yet become conscious. With its help we may get to know ourselves better and come to a more complete understanding of our true nature. Jung's Analytical Psychology attempts something very similar: individuation and arrival at one's true self.

Some of the Jungian principles reflected in astrology will be described on the following pages. We will look at the concepts of "Synchronicity", "Archetypes", and the "Psychological Types".

More about C.G. Jung

 

Current Planets
24-Jun-2017, 20:02 UT/GMT
Sun329' 6"23n23
Moon1349'56"19n20
Mercury727'37"24n42
Venus190' 1"14n51
Mars1318'12"23n45
Jupiter1333'35"4s07
Saturn2349' 0"r21s57
Uranus2754'22"10n12
Neptune1414'45"r7s02
Pluto1829'58"r21s22
TrueNode2522'53"r13n03
Chiron2850'48"3n07
Explanations of the symbols
Chart of the moment
Advertisement
As one of the largest astrology portals WWW.ASTRO.COM offers a lot of free features on the subject. With high-quality horoscope interpretations by the world's leading astrologers Liz Greene, Robert Hand and other authors, many free horoscopes and extensive information on astrology for beginners and professionals, www.astro.com is the first address for astrology on the web.
Homepage - Free Horoscopes - Astro Shop - Astrology Knowledge - Ephemeris - Authors and Staff - My Astro - Direct Atlas query - Sitemap - FAQ - Forum - Contact Astrodienst