‘At present mankind is undergoing an evolutionary crisis in which is concealed a choice of its destiny.’ – Sri Aurobindo
. . . no real understanding of the zodiac is possible without a perception of its unity. The zodiac is a symbol, in its complete form, of the human consciousness. But as this is equal to the All, made in God’s image so to speak, we also find in the zodiac the answer to many… Continue reading The Zodiac & the Perception of Unity – an Introduction to the 12 Signs of the Zodiac
The Zodiac is a belt of 9° on either side of the ecliptic of the Sun, not to be confused with the Constellation of similar names. The Zodiac is always the same, that is, it always begins at the vernal equinox with 0° Aries, when the Sun’s path along the ecliptic crosses the equator about… Continue reading The Zodiac: Aries, Taurus & Gemini – a Summary from ‘The Magical Carousel’
Chapter VII – Libra Libra is an Air sign, of Cardinal Energy Quality, masculine and ruled by the feminine planet Venus. In the signs of the first half of the wheel, those masculine are ruled by masculine planets and feminine, by feminine planets. Now a reversal takes place and there is a greater interplay and… Continue reading The Zodiac: Libra, Scorpio & Sagittarius – a Summary from ‘The Magical Carousel’
Chapter X – Capricorn Capricorn is an Earth sign, of Cardinal energy quality, feminine, ruled by Saturn and co-ruled by the new planet Pluto. It is Cosmic Midday, the Sun’s highest point, visible throughout the lands, the Divine bathing creation in his glorious light. It can be said that the whole Zodiac is the horoscope… Continue reading The Zodiac: Capricorn, Aquarius and Pisces – a Summary from ‘The Magical Carousel’
In Thea’s autobiography, The Tenth Day of Victory, she describes the process by which [the] extraordinary book [The Magical Carousel] came into being, long before she became aware of Sri Aurobindo and the Mother.