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Astrological Mandala

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Some three decades ago, in an attempt to produce a series of symbols that would be relevant to contemporary students of astrology, Marc Edmund Jones and a clairvoyant friend formulated the so-called Sabian symbols. Now Dane Rudhyar has taken these symbols and reinterpreted them to emphasize their character as a cyclic and structured series which formalizes and reveals the ...more
Paperback, 416 pages
Published April 12th 1974 by Vintage (first published 1973)
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Kathy Kaylor
Mar 21, 2008 rated it liked it
This guy is almost imposssible to understand but I did keep this book - all his others I got rid of.
Shala
Aug 07, 2012 rated it it was ok
Train wreck...still reading but dint know why
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360 symbolic phases. Am I understanding this correctly that every series of 5 degrees [meaning 72 sequences as sure as 5 x 72 = 360] that every series of 5 degrees has something to do with: day1. New beginnings are surrounded by the seaward or backward pull of one's past experiences (experiences can be good such as positive successes through humble acts of kindness, or not such good things like personal failures through negative actions which may have led to having bad karma put on you, possibly ...more
Joy
Apr 17, 2018 rated it liked it
Parts of THE ASTROLOGICAL MANDALA - the Sabian symbols - will be useful to astrologers; most of the book will be useful to philosophers who are theosophically inclined. It’s amazing to me how hard Rudhyar works, sometimes, to make everything in life fit into his system of cycles and symbols. His search for meaning and archetypes in everything puts a filter between the viewer and the actuality. I don't think this is a reread book, at least not for me.

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Silvia
Dec 26, 2007 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Este livro trata a astrologia sob a optica do significado.
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An amazing book of symbols and deeper understanding of the archetypes of the universe.
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