Layering — An Astrological Technique

Layering is the name I've adopted for a phenomenon involving a stacking of bhava (house) symbolism that occurs when multiple places are taken as a lagna or 1st bhava. Very often most astrologers read strictly from the ascendant but ancient forms of astrology advised reading from other points as well, thereby opening the symbolism of … Continue reading Layering — An Astrological Technique

Court Cards in Tarot

As with Nakshatras of classical Jyotisha, Tarot must be studied and absorbed in a non-linear manner. In the west we have a tendency to try and reduce everything to a logical/linear conceptual essence, and often in so doing we miss spirit of the subjects we eagerly and often greedily study. Thus while it can be … Continue reading Court Cards in Tarot

Exploring The Plague II

Cytokine Storms: Cytokines (a broad class of small proteins): “They act through receptors, and are especially important in the immune system; cytokines modulate the balance between humoral and cell-based immune responses, and they regulate the maturation, growth, and responsiveness of particular cell populations. Some cytokines enhance or inhibit the action of other cytokines in complex ways” (wiki). "The immune system fights … Continue reading Exploring The Plague II

Exploring The Plague I

Reflections upon the enzyme called Furin, and what it means psycho-spiritually with regard to the COVID-19 pandemic: Furin is an enzyme which "functions to cleave other proteins into their mature/active forms" (wikipedia). It is "found across many tissues" (atlantic article linked below). This is the enzyme that COVID19 utilizes to cleave itself in two, which … Continue reading Exploring The Plague I