Super Blue Moon Eclipse – January 31

This Total Lunar Eclipse on the Leo/Aquarius axis will be among the many wonders of the night sky this year that stargazers won’t want to miss. The view from Victoria, B.C. will be superb, if atmospheric conditions don’t interfere too much. The Total Lunar Eclipse will begin at 2:51 am, will peak at 5.29 am and end at […]

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Secrets of the Antikythera Mechanism: 1 & 2

Approximately three hours of lectures on the Antikythera Mechanism. This is of great interest to Hellenistic astrologers, as well as astronomers, historians, and others. The mechanism even calculates Saros cycles, phases of the Moon, planetary motions and much more. The third video shows a Virtual Reconstruction of the Antikythera Mechanism (by M. Wright & M. Vicentini)

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Ishtar & Aphrodite – Part I

It seems particularly apr to begin this article with a reference to Gustav Klimt’s “The Die Jungfrauen” (The Virgins) 1913  shown above because it celebrates the stages of a woman’s life and the intertwining rhythms and themes which I would like to explore in reference to the understanding of Venus.  This work isn’t to read as […]

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