Tropical Astrology is the old astrological division of the sky. When the Zodiac was invented, the position of the constellations were written down. But since then, the whole Zodiac has shifted almost a whole sign due to the Precession, so whoever was once born a Virgo, is now probably born a Leo – with the personality changes that come with it. Tropical Astrology ignores this, and keeps using the old tables – which have nothing to do with where the planets actually are in the sky.
Zodiac Sign Compatibility for Love and Relationships
So is there anything to Zodiac Sign Compatibility for Love and Relationships? Does your astrological sign really have anything to do with who your ideal mate is? Or who can be the best friend for you? Is there a reason why some siblings are rivals for life, while others are as close as twins? Let’s have a look at these questions.
The Sidereal or Eastern system of astrology is based on the position of the belt of fixed stars and constellations in the heavens, whereas the Tropical zodiac or the Western astrological system is based upon the position of the Sun in relation to the Earth. Sidereal astrology is the system of astrology used by some western astrologers which bases their interpretation around the use of the sidereal zodiac. It was introduced to the West by the Irish astrologer Cyril Fagan in 1944 and is practiced by a minority of Western astrologers. Sidereal Astrology ties its signs of the zodiac to the actual constellations and is more complex, yet more mathematically oriented than Western astrology.
Secret Language of Birthdays
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Origins of Zodiac Astrology
The Babylonians are generally acknowledged to have originated the practice and science of astrology. Their astrological charts enabled them to predict the recurrence of seasons and certain celestial events. So, in the beginning and for more than 2,000 years, astrology and astronomy were the same science. Here we discuss the Origins of Zodiac Astrology. Continue Reading
Indian Vedic Astrology
Indian Vedic Astrology is based on the theory of fate. The good and the bad actions of the past life determine your fate or Karma of your present life, and the actions of your present life determine your future Karma. According to Indian Vedic Astrology an individual is born at that place, on that day and at that moment when his individual fate is in perfect mathematical harmony with the progress of the stars in heaven.
Elements in Astrology
Groups of signs in astrology share certain characteristics that are classified according to four earthly elements – fire, air, water and earth. It helps explain why some signs are more compatible than others. Here’s a list of the Elements in Astrology. Continue Reading
Online Chinese Astrology
This is how Chinese Astrology was developed. According to Chinese legend, the twelve animals quarreled one day as to who was to head the cycle of years. The gods were asked to decide and they held a contest: whoever was to reach the opposite bank of the river would be first, and the rest of the animals would receive their years according to their finish. Learn more about Online Chinese Astrology here.
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Opinions about Astrological Predictions are generally divided. In fact, both views are based on a misunderstanding of the nature of how astrology really works. Continue Reading
Astrology – Your Ascendant Sign
Technically speaking, your rising sign, or ascendant, reflects the zodiac sign that was ascending on the Eastern horizon at the moment you took your first breath in this world. This is why an exact birth time is so vital to finding your accurate rising sign – Your Ascendant Sign. Located on the cusp of the first house of your astrological chart – or at the nine o’clock position – the rising sign can exert an influence almost as powerful as your Sun and Moon signs.