Frida Kahlo

Frida as shot deer The astrological birth chart of Frida Kahlo is no less impressive than the woman herself! If you can read the language of astrology, then the cosmic description of who she is, her cosmic name if you like, is as unambiguous as she was. She was described by Andre Breton, the founder of surrealism, as “a ribbon around a bomb”!

Frida seems to be one of those souls stalked by fate. At the age of 6 she was struck with polio and this resulted in her right leg being shorter and thinner than the other. Continue reading

Rumi

Rumi

“The minute I heard my first love story,
I started looking for you, not knowing
how blind that was.
Lovers don’t finally meet somewhere.
They’re in each other all along.”
― Rumi

I have no idea why, but this morning, on the 8th of February 2013, I wondered what Rumi’s chart looks like. It seemed a long shot but I searched astro.com’s astrodatabank, and there it was! 30 September 1207 in the Gregorian Calendar. The birth time is uncertain, but there’s quite a lot we can see non-the-less. Continue reading