EYE ON SPIRITUAL ASTROLOGY: THE VIMSHAMSHA (D-20) AND THE BLOCKS TO SPIRITUAL EXPERIENCE
I have been teaching a class on Patanjali’s Yoga Sutras, Chapter 1 and thinking deeply about some of his guidelines around blocks to spiritual practice and then seeing how it can show up and be diagnosed in the natal chart. There is a special divisional chart, D-20 which is called worship but is often about spiritual practice and looking at it in combination with the natal chart 5th house may reveal some of your hidden problems around spiritual practice. In the end it takes great discipline.
The first house of any Varga chart has to be strong and its lord well-placed. Usually you do not want malefics here but in some many charts of saints, the malefics are there to spur one toward enlightemet...Read More