The Science Of the Stars by Pearce, Alfred J – astrology book download pdf
Pluto and power in astrology
In astrology, in the natal chart, in the tense aspects of Pluto to the personal planets (the Moon, the Sun, Mercury, Mars), it gives the desire for power, but only in its various manifestations – from the humiliation of others to manipulation of other people through a sense of defenselessness.
December 18 – we are waiting for a New Moon at 26° 31′ Sagittarius, in conjunction with Saturn and in trine to Uranus.
Forecast. Transit of Mars Through Scorpio Sign. (December 9, 2017 – January 26, 2018)
At the time when Mars passes the sign of Scorpio, the air becomes heavy. Tension is felt in everything.
Retrograde movement of Mercury or movement back as the path of the planet visible from the Earth. The retrograde effect arises as a result of the difference in the velocities of the Earth and Mercury relative to the Sun. In a retrograde motion, the planet repeats its path along the same degrees of the Zodiac, over which it has already passed in its direct movement.
The Ascendant or Rising Sign.
Appearance, Temperament, General Character.
That part of the sign *) which at birth was rising on the eastern horizon, gives the form of the body, the temperament and the character in general, modified, however, by the signs in which ☉ and ☽ are placed and by the influence of those planets which occupy a prominent place in the horoscope e.g. in the ascendant or in M. C.
Well-known Men who have studied Astrology
It will not be superfluous to begin with a few historical notes, in order to show how, through
all times, there have been eminent men, whose names sound throughout the ages, who believed in astrology and devoted their lives to this study.
Words are the symbols of ideas, and bear the same correspondence to the physical brain as matter does to spirit, a medium of expression, and are subject to continual change in their application and meaning, in exact proportion to the changing mental and moral condition of the people. As the planet, as well as man, is continually progressing, so must there be a higher and nobler conception of ideas.