In episode 260, astrologers Leisa Schaim and Chris Brennan focus on the primary steps you need to take when deciphering a natal chart and which astrological components you need to take into account in natal astrology.
New astrology college students usually study plenty of totally different methods, however are sometimes not sure of the order during which and the precedence with which to contemplate numerous components when first taking a look at a brand new chart.
As a result of there are various totally different approaches to astrology, astrologers are likely to develop totally different approaches or prioritize various things. This turned clear in a thread we began on Twitter in preparation for this episode.
Our purpose with this episode has been to stipulate our strategy to what we prioritize when taking a look at a brand new chart, though many of those components are usually according to a lot of the main traditions of Western astrology.
See the present notes under for a full breakdown of the steps we advocate.
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Listed below are a number of the subjects we mentioned with hyperlinks to sources:
- What’s the very first thing you take a look at once you take a look at a brand new delivery certificates?
- What are the primary issues to remember on every diagram?
- From the responses it was clear that what issues is what you’re in search of.
- What is the context?
- What info are you in search of?
- What’s the objective of a selected session?
- What attracts your eye
- A set system versus any diagram that represents one thing distinctive.
- What methods converse in any manner for your entire diagram?
- Or which placements point out overarching points within the individual’s life?
- Some methods are custom particular.
- The primary steps then rely closely on what the commerce you’re following is highlighting
Our steps to prioritize:
- Ascending signal / ascendant
- Subnote: the time of delivery, whether or not it seems rounded
- Ruler of the Ascendant: home, indicators, features
- Sect – day or evening card
- Solar: indicators, home, features
- Moon: indicators, home, features
- Most constructive benefactor primarily based on sect (Jupiter by day, Venus by evening)
- Most planet-based damaging sects (Mars by day, Saturn by evening)
- Stationary planets (inside per week earlier than / after delivery)
- Notable chart patterns: a stellium, a T-square, and so forth.
- Planets join the angular levels and angular planets by indicators
- Emphasis on elementary or modality
- Tight features, making use of features, onerous features
- Consulting subjects:
- Common signifier planet, home and ruler
- Annual professions
- What’s the deliberate home for the yr?
- What’s the ruler of the yr?
- Transits with this home or ruler
- Gradual transits are presently going down
- What homes do Saturn and Jupiter undergo?
- The closeness to Saturn returns or different Saturn angles
- Shut the outer planetary transitions
- Latest setbacks
- The current eclipses of the homes are falling
- Take a look at progress
- All newer planetary stations
- Proximity to new or full moon
- Zodiacal Launch: Spirit, Eros
- Annual professions
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