This science of the Heavens was called by the Germans as Cosmo-Biology. To them, Cosmo-Biology was the calculus of cosmic interrelatedness. It simply means the celestial influences on terrestrial affairs as per the principle " As Above, so below ".
The role of Mercury in Horoscopy
Academic knowledge and degrees are the prerogative of Mercury.
Books, publishing, knowledge, mathematics, sculpture & arts all come
under his domain. If he be exalted in one's horoscope, the native will
become a great scholar. ( Example horoscope is that of Augustus
Caesar who had exalted Mercury in Virgo ).
Mercurial Effects in the 12 Houses
Mercury in the Ascendant
Mercury in the Ascendant makes one a scholar.Will be intelligent
and clever. Will be a master of arts. Will have good oratorial
prowess and can captivate people with speech. This position of
Mercury confers high longevity.
Mercury in the Second House
In the second Mercury makes one wealthy and humble. Will be
versatile and will posess the divine gift of articulate speech. Will
have poetic faculties and will have wealth acquired through legal
Mercury in the Third House
Mercury in the 3rd makes one have medium longevity & virility.
Will have to undergo many a suffering. Will be a traveller and will
be ready to do any vile act. Will be a sorcerer and will enjoy
sensual life to the brim.
Mercury in the Fourth House
Mercury tenancy of the fourth makes one a scholar in Mathematics and Astrology. Relatives may be hostile. Will speak gently and will be wealthy. Will be he owner of landed properties & conveyances. Fame will grace you in no uncertain measure.
Mercury in the Fifth House
Will be famous and will be a master of the occult. Will have a lot of sons, education, wealth, comforts, intelligence & contentment. Will be famous because of your altruistic deeds.
Mercury in the Sixth House
Mercury in the sixth makes you the vanquisher of enemies in the
battlefield. Will be interested in war and quarrels. Will be angerprone. Will talk sternly and will be lazy.
Mercury in the
Will be a lover of education, will be learned and handsome. Will have a spouse who is quarrelsome. Will have expertise in the esoteric arts. Will be respected for certain philosophic qualities.
Mercury in the Eighth House
Correspondence between Astrology, Gemology & Numerology
Furthur data reveals the correspondence between the Five Great Elements, planets, gemstones, Cosmic Colors & objects of sense.
Elt Planet Gem Color
|Ether||Jupiter||Yellow Sapphire||Light Blue||Sound||3|
Another school of Numerology existed which was based on the
Number. This Vital Number was represented by a key Planet and
this planet was the planet of Destiny.
Astrology, Yoga & Pranic Healing
Yoga was defined by Aurobindo as a methodic process towards self-perfection through a development of the latent potential at the
five levels of Being - physical, vital, mental, intellectual & spiritual.
Astrology by studying the heavenly archetype can show how this
latent potential of the human being can be unfolded. Jupiter &
Mercury rules over intellectual development, Moon mental,
Mars physical, Venus vital & Saturn spiritual.
The basic principle of Pranic Healing is healing through the Universal Life-Force Energy known as the Cosmic Prana. Knowledge of the psychosomatic machine,regulation of food, sleep & exercise making the physical sheath healthy & removing
all mental blocks and opening all channels to the Cosmic Prana
are some of the major seven steps in Pranic Therapy.
The Seven Stages of Pranic Healing
1. Knowledge of the Psychosomatic Machine
2. Regulation of Sleep, food & Exercise
4. Attunement to Biorythms ( Circadian Rhythms, Solar & Lunar Rhythms )
5. Removing mental blocks ( Difficult due to Repression )
6. Overcoming Prajnaparadha ( Fault of Awareness due to misuse of our
cognitive & conative functions)
7. Opening the system to the Cosmic Prana ( Opening all channels to the
Divine Shakti )
Astrology can give knowledge of the psychophysical mechanism as the 12
limbs of the human body corresponds to the 12 Signs of the Zodiac
Here is the correspondence between the 12 limbs of the human body and the
12 signs of the Zodiac
|5th House||Place beneath the heart|
|8th House||Upper thigh|
|9th House||Lower thigh|
By knowing the horoscope, the aetiology of the disease can be known
and the disease can be treated ( by Holistic Medicine ) so that the body
is disease free and fit to become an instrument of Absolute Truth.