Gaspard Bauhin– the flower’s best friend


First is Dr. Bauhin’s chart as would have been made for him at his birth, unless Campanus or Regiomontanus was in favour, a Hellenistic whole house affair.  We have rectified him to 05.18 Gemini, that Dr. Gordon says gives a “studious and sane mind.  Sober judgement.”  I decided to do a chart on him because…

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#32 The prettier half – May Allison


Marc Jones in his list of nativities, places Miss May Allison #32.  The data he gives is Riding Farm, Georgia  June 14, 1897 at 11.29 am.  Checking that we discovered that the real data should be Rising Fawn, Georgia June 14, 1890.  She died March 27, 1989 at Bratenahl, Ohio — her second husband’s hometown…

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#576 God Bless America & John L. Lewis


Wheelbarrow Splay.  The two handles are the Uranus-Mars conjunction in the First House, a personal militancy towards all “others” while the other hand is the Saturn in the third — his strong allegiance to the Brotherhood of Miners. An interesting note is his North Node in the Ninth House of Political Philosophy is exact the…

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Correcting the Abdul Bahá Chart


                               The Controversy When we put up the original Abdul Bahá chart, one reader noted that since he was born in Persia, their dating system was not Western but Zoroastrian-based.  That means that instead of a midnight to midnight calendar day, theirs…

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Lent & Padre Pio


Biograph Francesco Forgione was born in a small town called Pietrelcina, near Benevento outside of Naples in Southern Italy, He was fifth of eight children. At an early age, he had celestial visions &  spoke with Jesus and the Virgin Mother.  He was also tormented by the devil to turn away from the Heavenly visions.…

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