Sunday, 16 January 2011

Degrees and Fixed Stars of the Zodiac

0-1 degrees of all signs in predictions means the beginning something.

29 degrees of all signs in predictions means the ending of something..

0-1 degrees of the Cardinal signs, Aries, Cancer, Libra and Capricorn, are extremely critical degrees.

In predictive astrology, they represent a jump start. 0-1 of Libra oftentimes signifies the beginning of a relationship in predictive astrology.

0-1 degrees of Taurus is always permanent, in prediction, for good or bad.

0-1 degrees of Leo, Scorpio, and Aquarius is long lasting. Fixed signs signify permanence, stability and things that last. What has begun will more than likely last, in prediction.

0-1 degrees of Gemini, Virgo, Sagittarius and Pisces are beginnings subject to change. Mutable signs always signify adaptability, restlessness and change. In precition, nothing may come of what has started.

29 degrees of Pisces is a permanent ending in predictive astrology, as is 29 degrees of Taurus. Beyond these degrees, there is no hope of continuation.

13 and 26 degrees of Aries, Cancer, Libra and Capricorn give special importance to the planet(s) or house cusps occupying the degree. The affairs ruled by the planets, the affairs ruled by the houses ruled by the planets or by the houses these degrees are on point to something of the above mentioned occuring in the life of the chart owner.

9 and 21 degrees of Taurus, Leo, Scorpio and Aquarius are critical degrees but with a tendency to misfortune. 21 degrees of Scorpio is a definite loss natally and in prediction, but the loss is not necessarily negative.

4 and 17 are the critical degrees of the Mutuable Signs, Gemini, Virgo, Sagittarius and Pisces.

15 degrees of Leo is one of the worst degrees in the zodiac. Either natally or in prediction. It is prominent in the charts of serial killers, felons serving life sentences, hard luck, etc.

25 degrees of Leo is also violent. In predictive astrology, problems will result from this placement according to the affairs it rules and/or house it is in. This is a very strong degree of alchoholism. Many who are chronic alcoholics have prominent planets on the 25th degree of Taurus, Leo, Scorpio or Aquarius. Especially strong if Neptune is involved.

15 Degrees of Taurus, Scorpio and Aquarius are also unfortunate, but not to the extent as 15 degrees of Leo.

16, 17, 18, 19, 22 and 25 degrees of Taurus are all degrees of violence.

9 and 17 degrees of Gemini; 9 degrees of Virgo and Pisces are degrees of homocide.

6 Degrees of Cancer possible physical disability and to a lesser extent, 6 degrees, Libra, Capricorn and Aries. Especially if the planet occupies the first house.

6 Degrees of Leo/Aquarius is bad for eyesight.

12 Degrees of Leo, degree of beauty.

9 degrees of Pisces is one of the worst degrees in the Zodiac.

9 Degrees of Sagittarius, is a warrior degree, and also a degree of homocide.

22 degrees of all signs is bad, either natally or in prediction.

Fixed Stars: Allow 1-2 degrees orb. Conjunctions and oppositions are the only aspects that matter,conjunctions being most important.

The four Royal Stars are: Aldebaran, Regulus, Antares and Formalhaut

There is lore about these four stars in all cultures as at one time they marked the equinoxes. They are related to the Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse and the four tetramorphs.

Alpheratz - [14 Degrees Aries] Freedom, love of movement, speed, intellectual and can indicate riches and honors. Strong motivation, willfulness and the ability to take action. Well known, before the public and popularity with the masses; fame. Harmonius nature, good for relationships.

Baten Kaitos - [20 degrees of Aries] Forced migration, accidents, shipwreck.

Mirach - [0 Degrees Taurus] Happiness in marriage, artistic, love of beauty, strong intuition, brilliant mind, creative and generous disposition. Makes friends easily and inspires others. Gives beauty, a love of the home, brilliant mind, fortunate marriage.

Hyades - [5 Degrees of Gemini] Gives a strong sex drive, greedy, overindulgent and excessive nature. Exploitive of others. Can indicate tremendous success in life. Lack of control and bad habits can cause downfall. High energy level with much military ability.

Epsilon Tauri - [7 Degrees of Gemini] Gives artistic talent, writing ability, popularity, scientific and occult ability. Found in the charts of astrologers. Can make outstanding contributions in their areas of actvity.

Rigel - [16 Degrees of Gemini] Lasting riches, honors and preferment. Good for military careers. Ambitious and hard working. Good mechanical ability. Teaching ability, somewhat conventional. Great military or ecclesiastical preferment if conjunct the midheaven. These people can stay on top, as long as effort is maintained.

Bellatrix - [20 degrees of Gemini] Military and other honors which end in disaster. Bad for eyesight. Quick decision making ability, opinionated. Belligerent, daring, adventuresome nature. If conjunct the midheaven, a swindler or forger.

Capella - [21 degrees of Gemini] Curious, sharp minded, a love of learning and research. Indicates martial or eccesiastical honors and riches, often followed by squander and waste, leading to dissolution. Unusual, eccentric personality.

Alnilam - [23 degrees of Gemini] Bestows honors when conjunct the midheaven.

Polaris - [28 degrees of Gemini] Spiritual powers and much respect gained from them, possible illness and affliction. Legacies can encounter problems and misfortune. Good instincts and the abiliy to find one's way.

Betelgeuse - [28 degrees of Gemini] This is one of the most fortunate of fixed stars and is frequently seen prominent in the charts of those who have hit the top. Success, riches, honors, fame. Much luck in life.

Castor - [20 degrees of Cancer] Violence, sudden fame, followed by prison or disgrace. Weakness of the eyes, injuries to the face. Well mannered, strong principles

Alphard - [26 degrees of Leo] Lack of control, violence, unethical, subject to imprisonment and tragedy. Connection with poisons and toxins.

Regulus - [29 degrees of Leo] Astrological ability, independent and high spirited. Destructiveness, mlitary honors. Power, success and leadership ability. Possible disastrous fall from prominent position.

Zosma - [9 degrees of Virgo] Victimization, unhappiness, suffering, subject to disadvantage and abuse.

Vindemiatrix - [9 degrees of Libra] Falsity, spinal problems, dishonesty. Loss of partner. Problems and loss through women if conjunct Neptune.

Algorab - [13 degrees of Libra] One who is destructive, malevolent, fiendish and lying. Crooked businessman or politician. Self centered, charming and sly. Misrepresenting.

Spica - [23 degrees of Libra] Riches and honors, fortune and fame, gives ability in the sciences, art, writing, music, creativity, sociable. Great benefactor to any planet it is conjunct

Arcturus - [23 degrees of Libra] Renown through self determination, fortune through travel, lasting success, hot tempered.

Unukalhai - [21 degrees of Scorpio] This star indicates a loss in some area, both natally and in prediction. This loss is not always negative in prediction. Perversions, lack of self control and danger of poisons.

Antares - [9 degrees of Sagittarius] Impulsive, headstrong, stubborn, courageous, unpredictable events, turbulent life, loss of success comes from self undoing. Martial, can bring honor and favors, good for military.

Acumen - [27 degrees of Sagittarius]
These people on the down side can get worn down by life and not care anymore. Disgrace, legal problems, imprisonment.

Wega - [15 degrees of Capricorn] Occult talent, riches and fame. Idealistic, hopeful and refined. Pretentious, artistic.

Deneb - [19 degrees of Capricorn] Good for military, successful warriors, ability for command. Benevolence.

Altair - [1 degree of Aquarius] Bold, confident, stubborn, sudden wealth, position of high command, danger from reptiles, adventuresome risk taker.

Giedi - [2 degrees of Aquarius] Benficial. Sacrifices made, strange events are brought of the life. Suspicion and mistrust.

Armus - [11 degrees of Aquarius] Nagging, unstable, contemptable, spiteful

Deneb Algedi - [23 degrees of Aquarius] Sorrow and joy. Life and death, always on the edge. Life of changes, trustworthy, just, fair, knowledge of human nature.

Formalhaut - [3 degrees of Pisces] Variable effect for better or worse. Fortunate and powerful. Great learning, immortal name. Much hard work and labor. Increases and amplifies whatever it conjuncts

Deneb Adige - [4 degrees of Pisces] Clever and ingenious mind. Money can be made through the arts and sciences. Psychic, idealistic, likeable person.

Achernar - [15 degrees of Pisces] Royal honors, success in public office, philosophical, patient, inclined to religion.

Markab - [23 degrees of Pisces] Danger from fire, fever, cuts and blows. Can give good fortune, good for spiritual nature and the mind. Ambitions are often not realized.

Scheat - [29 degrees of Pisces] Extreme misfortune, suicide, drowning, murder, rapidly gaining and losing friends, unpredictable nature, inclined to fantasize.