Astrology and Authority

In this video, I examine a subject that is at the very basis of the craft of astrology, and that is what one excepts as authoritative and persuasive. This goes to the heart of the differences among the various branches and types of Western Astrology.

The Christmas Star and the Great Conjunction of 2020

The Great Conjunction of 2020 is being called by many “the Christmas Star.” This video explains my thoughts on this, and my own speculations of the nature of the Star of Bethlehem from the Gospel of Matthew:

The Nature of Time and the Illusion of Progress

Here is the latest video on the Essentialist Astrology Channel:

For more information on this subject, see:

Guénon, René, The Dark Age, The Crisis of the Modern World, Sophia Perennis, 1942

Trent, Alice Lucy, Cycles of Time, The Feminine Universe, The Golden Order Press, 1997

Kali Yuga: The Patriarchal Dark Age

Satya Yuga to Kali Yuga: Gold to Iron – the True Pattern of History

The Unfolding of the Ages

The True Meaning of Evolution

Plato’s Perfect Forms vs. Jungian Archetypes

Here is this week’s video which discusses the differences between Plato’s Perfect Forms and Jungian Archetypes.

See also:

Original Forms/Archetypes

The Traditional Model of the Cosmos, Part VI: What About the Outer Planets?

This is the final installment in the series about the Traditional Model of the Cosmos in which I discuss my ideas about the Outer Planets.

For more information about my thoughts on the Outer Planets, see:

The Outer Planets – A Theory

The Outer Planets: the Pseudomythos of “Higher Octaves” and “Transcendence”

Pluto: Its Discovery, History, and Meaning

The Traditional Model of the Cosmos, Part V: The Doctrine of Visibility

Here is the 5th installment of what will be a six-part series on the Traditional Model of the Cosmos. This video discusses the Doctrine of Visibility from an Essentialist perspective.

The parable is from The Image of the Cosmos.

The Traditional Model of the Cosmos, Part IV: The Sphere of the Moon

Here is the next video in this series, The Sphere of the Moon.

See also:

The Image Sphere

The Traditional Model of the Cosmos, Part III: What is the Earth?

Here is the next installment of the series about the Traditional Model of the Cosmos:

For additional information, see:
The Image of the Cosmos

Also, see:

Robert Hand, On Matter and Forum in Astrology

Robert Hand, UAC 2018 Lecture, Fate, Free Will, and Contemplation. An audio version of this lecture can be purchased for $15 from UAC.