Category Archives: Recent News

Here you can read about our top news stories and special articles from ISAR members. Each week we provide new information for our readers.

Bernard Duchatelle – 2023, Heading Towards Recovery?

The following describes the actuality of the celestial geometry of the year 2023, as well as the way it unfolds in our lives as citizens of this vast world. It is important to remember that this collective celestial geometry refers to our personal chart, regardless of its configurations. The personal chart provides our cosmic identity. […]

Ryuichi Ishizuka – Is Astrology not Suited for Prediction?

—TAKING ANOTHER LOOK AT IDIOSYNCRASY OF ASTROLOGY AS A TOOL — I have learned psychological astrology with Mr. Noel Tyl.  I am also interested in various fields of astrology such as traditional astrology, vibrational astrology, and visual astrology, etc., etc…   All of these fields are very deep and inspiring.  In the process of trying to […]

Ryuichi Ishizuka – Insights of the Child Fox

Implementing astrology, in a practical way, requires effort to maintain focus on the subject (the person) as a whole, since symbols always cover various themes beyond the issue at hand. As a student of psychological astrology, I felt I needed a metaphorical device to stay focused on the essential theme(s) of life development. Just as a […]

Frank Clifford – Retrograde Planets

Retrogrades (n) are an interesting phenomenon – not just in their apparent backwards motion but also in how astrologers perceive and interpret this optical illusion, as seen from the Earth. Much has been written on retrograde cycles (most famously, the Mercury retrograde) and on the importance of retrogrades in horary and electional astrology. Yet relatively […]

Richard Alwin Fidler – The Trials and the Triumphs of Sade Sati

“This is courage in a man: to bear unflinchingly what heaven sends.” — Euripides Vedic astrology singles out transiting Saturn’s Conjunction to the natal Moon as a particularly ominous event that brings about a host of calamitous developments in a person’s life. To make matters worse, this period is known as the ‘seven and-a-half’, since it […]

R. Hakan Kırkoğlu – Lunation Report for January 2023

Full Moon in Cancer, 6 January 2023, 23:07:52 GMT, 16° 21 ́ Cancer The first impressions of the year come with the full moon in defensive Cancer. Interestingly, the full moon chart shows half full half void, a bowl type indicating that there is much self-containment, looking at things in black and white matter, thus […]

Paulina Peñafiel – Capricorn – The Goat of Amalthea

*Article translated from spanish to english.   The iconography of Capricorn is related to the mountain goat that climbs to the highest rock and whose cult dates back to 3,000 BC. in the Mesopotamia region. The Sign finds variants in the images of the male goat and the fish-tailed goat that personified the god […]

R. Hakan Kırkoğlu – Lunation Report for December 2022

Full Moon in Gemini, 8 December 2022 07:08:08 GMT, 16 01 Gemini This is potentially very argumentative and sharp full moon which can indicate an aggressive and cunning style in communications. Our ideas and beliefs can be our defenses although they may not be useful to bring calmness and peace. 4 planets, including Moon, have […]