The Oscar Pistorius shooting- an astrological angle

OscarI’m not much of a sports fan, but even I knew who Oscar Pistorius is. The recent news of the shooting of his girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp, and the murder charges subsequently laid against him, are all over the news.

Although his time of birth is unknown (the chart below is calculated for sunrise), we can create a basic chart for him, and there’s lots in it. Continue reading The Oscar Pistorius shooting- an astrological angle

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 Frida Kahlo



“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’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 Rumi