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Astrology for Dummies (For Dummies)

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ISBN13: 9780470098400
ISBN10: 0470098406
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Learn how to get your precise horoscope, decipher astrological symbols, and benefit from the phases of the moon with Astrology for Dummies, Second Edition. You’ll learn how to construct your birth chart, interpret its component parts, and use that information to gain insight into yourself and others. With easy-to-follow, hands-on guidance, you’ll discover how to:
  • Identify the signs of the zodiac
  • Understand the Sun, the Moon, the planets, the rising sign, and the 12 houses
  • Discover the rulers of the signs
  • Map your own horoscope (or a friend’s)
  • Use astrology in daily life
  • Capture the heart of each sign of the zodiac, and more!

Astrology for Dummies, Second Edition demystifies astrological charts and uses plain English to show you how you can take advantage of the wisdom of the stars. Whether you’re looking to assess relationships, examine your potential, or make some basic decisions — like, when to go on a first date — Astrology for Dummies, Second Edition helps you discover how understanding your position in the cosmos illuminates the secret corners of the self, provides a key to understanding others, and even offers a glimpse into the future.

Synopsis:

Features updated charts, graphs, and planetary tables

Schedule your life events around the stars to 2012

Want to do more with astrology? This fun, interactive guide helps you map your place in the cosmos, showing you the latest ways to cast and interpret your birth chart, the newest technology and software for creating charts, the strengths and weaknesses of each Zodiac sign, ways to use astrology to improve your business and personal life, and much more!

  • Spot ideal times in your birth chart
  • Understand what your birth chart says about your talents and personality

  • Use astrology in your daily life

  • Decipher astrological symbols

Synopsis:

Features updated charts, graphs, and planetary tables

Schedule your life events around the stars to 2012

Want to do more with astrology? This fun, interactive guide helps you map your place in the cosmos, showing you the latest ways to cast and interpret your birth chart, the newest technology and software for creating charts, the strengths and weaknesses of each Zodiac sign, ways to use astrology to improve your business and personal life, and much more!

  • Spot ideal times in your birth chart
  • Understand what your birth chart says about your talents and personality

  • Use astrology in your daily life

  • Decipher astrological symbols

About the Author

Rae Orion has been casting horoscopes since the Ford Administration, when she became the court astrologer for a metaphysical bookstore on the West Coast and began to prognosticate for strangers. She has taught astrology to high school students, social service professionals, friends, and relatives, and has written monthly horoscope columns and articles about astrology (among other topics) for New Woman and other magazines. She lives in New York City.

Table of Contents

Introduction.

Part I: Mapping Your Place in the Cosmos.

Chapter 1: An Astrological Overview: The Horoscope in Brief.

Chapter 2: Getting Your Precise Horoscope: The Old Way versus the Easy Way.

Chapter 3: Estimating Your Horoscope Using the Tables in This Book.

Part II: Here Comes the Sun.

Chapter 4: Fire Signs: Aries, Leo, and Sagittarius.

Chapter 5: Earth Signs: Taurus, Virgo, and Capricorn.

Chapter 6: Air Signs: Gemini, Libra, and Aquarius.

Chapter 7: Water Signs: Cancer, Scorpio, and Pisces.

Part III: Everything Else in the Cosmic Cookbook.

Chapter 8: Moon Signs: The Lunacy Factor.

Chapter 9: The Personal Planets.

Chapter 10: The Outer Planets (Plus One Amazing Asteroid).

Chapter 11: What You See versus What You Get: The Rising Sign (And More).

Chapter 12: The Sun, the Moon, and the Planets in the Houses.

Chapter 13: Amazing Aspects: The Secrets of Cosmic Geometry.

Chapter 14: A Guide to Interpreting Your Birth Chart.

Part IV: Using Astrology Right Now.

Chapter 15: The Sun Sign Combinations.

Chapter 16: The Times of Our Lives: Transits.

Chapter 17: The Lunar Advantage: Using Astrology in Daily Life.

Chapter 18: Retrograde Hell? The Truth Revealed.

Part V: The Part of Tens.

Chapter 19: Ten Talents You Can Spot in a Chart.

Chapter 20: Ten (Plus One) Ways to Use Astrology in Your Life: The Art of Timing.

Appendix: Planetary Tables.

Index.

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Product Details

ISBN:
9780470098400
Author:
Orion, Rae
Publisher:
For Dummies
Subject:
Astrology - General
Subject:
Astrology
Subject:
Lifestyle Special Topics
Subject:
Metaphysics-Astrology
Subject:
Spirituality & Spiritual Growth
Copyright:
Edition Number:
2
Edition Description:
WebSite Associated w/Book
Series:
For Dummies
Publication Date:
20110301
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
408
Dimensions:
9.20x7.40x.90 in. 1.29 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by , Features updated charts, graphs, and planetary tables

Schedule your life events around the stars to 2012

Want to do more with astrology? This fun, interactive guide helps you map your place in the cosmos, showing you the latest ways to cast and interpret your birth chart, the newest technology and software for creating charts, the strengths and weaknesses of each Zodiac sign, ways to use astrology to improve your business and personal life, and much more!

  • Spot ideal times in your birth chart
  • Understand what your birth chart says about your talents and personality

  • Use astrology in your daily life

  • Decipher astrological symbols

"Synopsis" by , Features updated charts, graphs, and planetary tables

Schedule your life events around the stars to 2012

Want to do more with astrology? This fun, interactive guide helps you map your place in the cosmos, showing you the latest ways to cast and interpret your birth chart, the newest technology and software for creating charts, the strengths and weaknesses of each Zodiac sign, ways to use astrology to improve your business and personal life, and much more!

  • Spot ideal times in your birth chart
  • Understand what your birth chart says about your talents and personality

  • Use astrology in your daily life

  • Decipher astrological symbols

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