Kelly Lee Phipps
Mythic Themes in the Chart
What mythic themes can you find by investigating the interactions of the personal planets in your chart (the Sun, Moon, Mercury, Venus, Mars, Jupiter, and Saturn)? Ancient astrologers found these myths in the personal planets since they didn't have asteroids or Outer Planets to evoke these myths.
For example, someone with a strong Mercury and a strong Mars (regardless of aspect) would display a nature like the Greek god of fire and metalworking, Hephaestus, and someone with prominent Mercury and Venus interactions would display characteristics of the Greek goddess of war, wisdom and crafts. Athena.
According to Liz Greene in her book The Mythic Journey, "Mythic stories can bring relief from internal conflicts and help you discover greater depth, richness and meaning in life." In this lecture, Kelly will show you how to explore the mythic stories in your chart!
Kelly Lee Phipps has practiced astrology for over 25 years and published Celestial Renaissance: A Revolution of Astrology, the Sacred Language of Astrology audio course, and the Tao of Astrology video course and current book project.
He has lectured for astrology groups internationally and is known for a dynamic, enthusiastic, and humorous style. In 2008, he released a documentary film on astrology, Return of the Magi. Currently he is working on his next documentary film called Astrology Demystified, about chart interpretation. He resides in Boulder, Colorado.
Admission is $15 for visitors and guests, and $10 for ASA members.
And please join us at 6:30 PM for our free astrology class prior to the paid lecture.