Astrology For Dummies

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John Wiley & Sons, Mar 1, 2011 - Body, Mind & Spirit - 408 pages
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Learn how to get your precise horoscope, decipher astrologicalsymbols, and benefit from the phases of the moon with Astrologyfor Dummies, Second Edition. You’ll learn how toconstruct your birth chart, interpret its component parts, and usethat information to gain insight into yourself and others. Witheasy-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, andthe 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 demystifiesastrological charts and uses plain English to show you how you cantake advantage of the wisdom of the stars. Whether you’relooking to assess relationships, examine your potential, or makesome basic decisions — like, when to go on a first date— Astrology for Dummies, Second Edition helps youdiscover how understanding your position in the cosmos illuminatesthe secret corners of the self, provides a key to understandingothers, and even offers a glimpse into the future.

 

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Astrology for Dummies is what the name implies, in the best manner possible. Astrologist Rae Orion begins with the basics without ever talking down to the reader. I found the writing style enjoyable ... Read full review

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This is a very good book to read if you're into astrology. I am and I love it. And it's extremely easy to understand. It tells you pretty much everything you want to know. It certainly answered all my questions.

Contents

Title
Mapping Your Place in the Cosmos
Getting Your Precise Horoscope The Old Way versus the Easy
Estimating Your Horoscope Using the Tables in This Book
Here Comes the
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Earth Signs Taurus Virgo and Capricorn
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Air Signs Gemini Libra and Aquarius
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Water Signs Cancer Scorpio and Pisces
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The Outer Planets Plus One Amazing Asteroid
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What You See versus What You Get The Rising Sign And More
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The Sun the Moon and the Planets in the Houses
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Identifying the Major Aspects
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Chapter
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The Times
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Timing Your
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Retrograde Hell? The Truth Revealed
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Everything Else in the Cosmic Cookbook
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The Personal Planets
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Communicating withStyle Venus Love Conquers
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Ten Talents YouCan Spot in a Chart
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Ten Plus One Ways to Use Astrology in Your Life The Art of Timing
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Writing a Novel or Screenplay
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Rae Orion has been casting horoscopes since 1973 and has written the astrology columns for well-known periodicals. She's also taught astrology to high school students and social service professionals.

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