Astro DIY

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Astro DIY #1: Your astrological birth chart

There’s so so much to understand about astrology it can be overwhelming, but when you break it down it’s totally do-able. Let’s start with the main concepts in astrology and look at your birth chart. Read more

Astro DIY #2: The four elements of your birth chart

The elements represent different kinds of energies within us, and our birth chart indicates which energies are easier for us to express and which are more difficult to integrate. Read more

Astro DIY #3: The three modalities in your birth chart

There are three modalities in astrology – cardinal, fixed and mutable. We’re going to figure out which are stronger and weaker in our charts. Read more

Astro DIY #4: The 12 signs of the zodiac

Aren’t all Water signs just overly emotional, and all Fixed signs stuck in their ways? Well, it’s not quite that simple. Here’s a basic guide to the 12 signs of the zodiac. Read more

Astro DIY #5: The personal planets

In this post we’re going to look at the personal planets – the ones that have the most powerful influence in our charts. Read more

Astro DIY #6: The social planets

The social planets represent themes that each of us encounter in life, but ones that go above and beyond us as individuals, and how we relate to society. Read more

Astro DIY #7: Signs and symbols in astrology

This is the seventh post in Tabby’s Astro DIY column on Little Red Tarot. It’s all about getting started with astrology, beginning with the basics. View all posts in this series here. Hello my astrology friends! I’m so sorry for leaving you in the lurch over the last month or so since my… Read more

Astro DIY #8: The 12 houses in astrology

An accessible guide to the 12 houses in your birth chart, how to identify which planets are where, what this means and how this affects you. Read more

Astro DIY #9: Grouping the houses

This week we’ll look at three different ways we can group the astrological houses together, showing extra layers and focus in our personalities and lives. Read more

Astro DIY #10: Your Rising Sign and Chart Rulers

Your Rising Sign describes the way others see us, the effect we have on an environment, our instant reactions to situations, and how we get things done. Read more

Astro DIY #11: Understanding patterns in your birth chart

Having awareness of the pattern in your birth chart can give you insight on how you approach life, particularly around focus and goals. Read more

Astro DIY #12: Aspects

We can think of the aspects as the dialogue that the actors (the planets) are having with each other. The type of aspect tells us the type of conversation they are having, the tone they are using. Read more

Astro DIY #13: Understanding Minor Aspects

[Guest post] Some people have found their minor aspects to be the most revealing part of their chart – so it’s really worth taking the time to get to know them. Read more

Astro DIY #14: Bringing it all together!

Chart interpretation is a really exciting part of astrology, it can bring us closer to people, show us our strengths, teach us what parts of ourselves we need to grow and work on and be really healing. Read more

How to make astrology a regular practice in your life

Want to bring a little more astrology into your life (even if you’re a total beginner)? Tabby has some helpful tips! Read more

Tips and a tarot spread for Venus Retrograde

Tabby has some helpful tips for making the most of Venus in retrograde, plus a reflective tarot spread based on the Pentagram of Venus. Read more