Astrological Aspects

The aspects are measured by the angular distance along the ecliptic in degrees and minutes of celestial longitude between two points, as viewed from the earth.

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Yod in Astrology – A Karmic Pattern

posted by AstroManda December 18, 2014

Yods in Astrology Yod is an astrological aspect that has 2 quincunx (150 degrees) and 1 sextile (60 degrees) forming a narrow triangle. It is also called the “Finger of God”.   Quincunx is an aspect between 2 planets that are not quite compatible in any way so the only manner they can work together is by adjusting and accepting.  Rationale and left […]

Astrology of Ebola with Hygiea, Black Moon Lilith

posted by LisaStarflower October 17, 2014

The first Ebola case diagnosed on US soil, a Liberian man, died on the same day as the Blood Moon Lunar Eclipse at 15 Aries/Libra on Oct 8th, 2014, conjucting the USA’s Saturn at 14’48” Aries, and squaring its Sun at 13 Cancer.  I was wondering about this since the asteroid Hygiea just transited the USA’s […]

Opposition Aspect – A Route to Harmony

posted by AstroManda July 31, 2010

An opposition aspect in astrology is when two natal bodies are separated by 180 degrees in the birth chart.  There are many pairs of opposing forces in nature like the north and the south earth magnetic fields, the centripetal and the centrifugal, but the goal of these oppositions is to create harmony and balance. When […]

Trine Aspect – Is it truly a blessing?

posted by AstroManda May 28, 2010

I have always wondered if trines (120 degree angle between planets with an orb of usually 10 deg.) are just a hype or are they truly a blessing when found in a natal chart or a welcome visit as a transit.  A trine is supposed to be an easy aspect between two planets that are […]

Square Aspect

posted by AstroManda April 3, 2010

A square aspect between 2 planets is when they are separated by 90 degrees and is one of the most difficult aspects for various reasons. For example, if the Sun is posited in 10 degrees Aquarius and Neptune is posited in 10 degrees Scorpio then those two bodies are said to square each other.  They […]