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What Happens When Saturn Transits The Nadir or 4th House?

Hi, Elsa, Is it normal to feel homesick with Saturn approaching the nadir? Curious United States Hi, Curious. Saturn transiting the nadir is an important transit. It generally marks an emotional low. Homesickness certainly fits.  I would say the feeling is normal but it’s not necessarily typical. When Saturn transits the nadir you may want to go […]

Astrology, Relating

Synastry – The Hidden Power of the Nadir

When beginners start learning synastry, there’s a tendency to jump straight in and focus on Venus and Mars, and maybe even the Descendant. Which makes sense, right? Of course you want to be attracted to your partner. You want to be pulled toward them, for them to turn your head every time. But for real,

Astrology, Parenting

Pluto Transit The Nadir

“Well, Art is Art, isn’t it? Still, on the other hand, water is water. And east is east and west is west and if you take cranberries and stew them like applesauce they taste much more like prunes than rhubarb does. Now you tell me what you know.”              


Introduction To The Nadir

“Home, home is where you wear your hat. I feel so break up I wanna go home.” –Lord John Whorfin, Buckaroo Banzai The nadir, or Imum Coeli (IC), is one of the four angles of the chart, and probably the one least referenced. I tend to think that is because it is so internal and


Cancer, Family And The IC

“We can speak without voice to the trees and the clouds and the waves of the sea. Without words they respond through the rustling of leaves and the moving of clouds and the murmuring of the sea.” –Paul Tillich The sign of Cancer is ruled by the Moon, motherhood, the emotions, femininity. Cancer rules the

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The MC/IC Axis

“Furthermore, we have not even to risk the adventure alone; for the heroes of all time have one before us, the labyrinth is fully known; we have only to follow the thread of the hero-path. And where we had thought to find an abomination, we shall find a god; where we had thought to slay

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