Posts Tagged ‘ astrology ’

Herbs of Saturn

Aug 31st, 2018 | By

Morning Glory and henbane are both herbs of Saturn. Why did historical herbalists connect certain plants with the sun, the moon or the planets? Steve Andrews has explored this in his book: Herbs of the Sun Moon and Planets, which you can find out more about here –  Here’s morning glory        

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Herbs of Mercury

Aug 19th, 2018 | By

Ancient herbalists associated different herbs with different astrological bodies. In Herbs of the Sun, Moon and Planets, Steve Andrews explores those association. here are two examples of plants associated with the planet Mercury… Fennel                   and lavender

Herbs of the Sun

Aug 15th, 2018 | By

Pagan Portals – Herbs of the Sun, Moon and Planets combines herbalism with astrology and explains how the ancient herbalists like Culpeper assigned specific herbs to planetary rulers. Here are two herbs of the sun: Rosemary                 And St John’s Wort, which flowers at midsummer.      

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Scorpio, Death, Resurrection, The Phoenix and The Sun

Mar 27th, 2018 | By

In this episode of the Naked Tarot Podcast, I discuss the mystical, symbolic aspects of the death and resurrection of Christ as represented by the scorpion/Scorpio and the Phoenix–as well as the Death and The Sun cards of Tarot. Listen in, or download, at the link below. Scorpio, Death, Resurrection, The Phoenix and The Sun Podcast

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What the Hell Is Mercury Retrograde?

Mar 23rd, 2018 | By

Striking fear in the hearts of many, Mercury Retrograde heralds a time of email glitches, power outages, miscommunication, lost paperwork, snags with fine print and so on. The term “retrograde” means “backwards”. Obviously, no planet actually goes backwards. However, from our perspective here on Earth, all of the planetary bodies (except for the Sun and

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Herbs of the Sun, Moon and Planets excerpt

Mar 12th, 2018 | By

Below is the introduction to Herbs of the Sun, Moon and Planets, by Steve Andrews. This book is about the herbs of other planets in the solar system, so is certainly a bit different from many other herbals. But how can there be herbs on the other planets you are no doubt asking? Well, the

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Imbolc: The cosmic conception

Feb 1st, 2018 | By
Tanja Flanjak Imbolc: The cosmic conception

  Imbolc marks the halfway point between the Winter Solstice and Spring Equinox. However, it is so much more than that. There was a frequency and or seed that what was released at the Winter Solstice (Capricorn season- entirely male event). It was a frequency that was encoded with our hopes, dreams, and wishes for

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January 2018 AstroTarot Forecast–Video Version!

Dec 31st, 2017 | By

Happy New Year! I thought I’d try something new this year (OMG, is it really 2018 already?!): sign-by-sign videos of my AstroTarot Forecast! I’ll be using our Coffee Tarot for January 2018’s Forecast. NOTE: I tried to embed individual video forecasts for EACH sign–but although it showed the videos in the draft stage…it didn’t translate

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Wytchy Mystique

May 7th, 2016 | By

By Amythyst Raine Hatayama Every day of the week has an astrological connection, as well as corresponding energies with specific plants, stones, colors, etc. The magic involves becoming aware of these energies and correspondences and learning how to use them to manifest positive change in our lives. Monday’s energy is pure goddess magick, centering around

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