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 – Uranus, Rahu, Intelligence and The Meaning of Life

Translated from: “Uranus, Rahu, l’intelligence et le sens de la vie” It seems that a successful, reasonably happy, creative and harmonious existence requires a tri-dimensional flourishing, i.e., associated with the affective life, the professional activity, and finally, the meaning of life itself. It is a question of equilibrium: a satisfactory affective condition makes it possible […]

R. Hakan Kırkoğlu – Lunation Report for August 2022

New Moon in Leo, 28 July 2022 GMT, 5 39 Leo There is an increasing emphasis on fixed signs during these lunations. Potent energies and will-power are indicated since the new moon in Leo has a trigon configuration with Jupiter which is also stationary retrograde at the same period. The sign of Leo and Jupiter […]

Aleix Mercadé – Astrology as a therapeutic tool

ABSTRACT: Astrology is a millenary practice that is in crisis due to its numerous internal problems and its resistance to scientific rigor. This paper reviews these problems and tentatively and constructively proposes an alternative based on the integration of astrological experience and the XXI-century psychology knowledge. We will present a case where astrology was used […]

Deborah Clahane – How Does Your Garden Grow? Experiments with Lunar Gardening

Astrology is unique among disciplines in that it applies to virtually every aspect of human life. One of the first concerns was how the heavens related to the success or failure of crops, a matter of survival to our early ancestors, who depicted their celestial observations on stones, cave walls and in impressive murals and […]

Graham Ibell – A New Map for Aotearoa/New Zealand?

The case for an astrology chart for Cook’s arrival (Part 1) Summary This article lays down the argument and justification for a new astrological chart for Aoteroa/New Zealand. In part 1 a brief description of the most commonly used mundane charts for New Zealand is given. A new map is proposed, drawn for the first […]

R. Hakan Kırkoğlu – Lunation Report for July 2022

New Moon in Cancer, 29 June 2022 GMT The cardinal flux is getting more visible especially after the new moon in Cancer (at 7 22 Cancer) which receives a partile square aspect (superior) from Jupiter in Aries. Indeed, the recent Cancer ingress chart also contains Moon-Jupiter conjunction in the last quarter phase. Jupiter is still […]

Cassandra Tyndall – Royal Connections: The Astrology of The Crown

A few weeks back, I gave myself a rare luxury. I’m not sure why, but I often feel guilty watching TV, because I’m always thinking I should be doing something more productive. I also recognise that sometimes, one needs to shut off one’s brain and escape into ‘the box.’ It was a Friday evening, I […]