Tracking the Soul

With an Astrology of Consciousness

 

Table of Contents

Front Matter

About the Author

Acknowledgements

Preface to The Astropoetic Series

The Astropoetic Impulse
Astrologic
The Roots of Astrologic in Symbolic Astronomy
The Roots of Astrologic in Qualitative Mathematics
The Roots of Astro-Logic in Mythology
The Flowering of Astrologic in Subjective Experience
Astrologic and the Evolution of Consciousness

Introduction: The Astrologic of Consciousness

Interpretation as an Exercise in Consciousness
Astrology as a Language for Self-Inquiry
The Birthchart as a Template for the Tracking of Consciousness
The Yogic Model of Consciousness
The Five Levels of Manifestation
The Chakra System Revisited
The Chakras Considered as a Circle of Circles
A Word About the Psychic Correlates to the Chakra System
The Chakras as a Model of Psychological Process
The Astro-Chakra System

Part One: The Chakras

Chapter One: The First Chakra

Annamaya Kosha
Pranamaya Kosha
Manomaya Kosha
Vijnanamaya Kosha
Anandamaya Kosha

Chapter Two: The Second Chakra

Annamaya Kosha
Pranamaya Kosha
Manomaya Kosha
Vijnanamaya Kosha
Anandamaya Kosha

Chapter Three: The Third Chakra

Annamaya Kosha
Pranamaya Kosha
Manomaya Kosha
Vijnanamaya Kosha
Anandamaya Kosha

Chapter Four: The Fourth Chakra

Annamaya Kosha
Pranamaya Kosha
Manomaya Kosha
Vijnanamaya Kosha
Anandamaya Kosha

Chapter Five: The Fifth Chakra

Annamaya Kosha
Pranamaya Kosha
Manomaya Kosha
Vijnanamaya Kosha
Anandamaya Kosha

Chapter Six: The Sixth Chakra

Annamaya Kosha
Pranamaya Kosha
Manomaya Kosha
Vijnanamaya Kosha
Anandamaya Kosha

Chapter Seven: The Seventh Chakra

Annamaya Kosha
Pranamaya Kosha
Manomaya Kosha
Vijnanamaya Kosha
Anandamaya Kosha

Chapter Eight: Interchakra Relationships

Chakras Arranged By Directional Flow Between Spirit and Matter
The Alpha and Omega
The Chakras Divided by Polarity
Cross-Polar Relationships
Creativity
Power
Heart Chakra Combinations
Other Combinations, Other Chakras

Part Two: The Astro-Chakra System

Chapter Nine: The Astrologic of the Five Koshas

Chakra Charts and Sub-Charts
The Astrologic of Elemental Dynamics
Various Factors Indicating Elemental Emphasis
The Astrologic of Annamaya Kosha
The Astrologic of Pranamaya Kosha
The Astrologic of Manomaya Kosha
The Astrologic of Vijnanamaya Kosha
The Astrologic of Anandamaya Kosha

Chapter Ten: Case Studies Illustrating the Astrologic of Koshas

Annamaya Kosha
Pranamaya Kosha
Manomaya Kosha
Vijnanamaya Kosha
Annamaya Kosha

Chapter Eleven: The First Chakra Chart

   

The Astro-logic of the First Chakra Chart
Establishing the Parameters of a Chakra Chart
The Astro-logic of Soul Space
The Placement of First Chakra Planets in Astrological Space
The First Chakra and Angular Planets
Saturn’s Role in First Chakra Dynamics
The Moon’s Role in First Chakra Dynamics
Pluto’s Role in First Chakra Dynamics
The First Chakra Chart

Chapter Twelve: A First Chakra Case Study

Mary’s Unwounded Soul Essence
The Primal Wounding
The Seeds of Healing Within the Wound
The Astrological Timing of the Wounding/Healing Process
The Re-enactment of Mary’s First Chakra Wounding in Present Time
Transforming the Wounded Moment Into an Opportunity for Healing

Chapter Thirteen: The Second Chakra Chart

The Placement of Second Chakra Planets in Astrological Space
The Second Chakra and the Succedent Houses
Venus’ Role in Second Chakra Dynamics
Saturn’s Role in Second Chakra Dynamics
Neptune’s Role in Second Chakra Dynamics
Pluto’s Role in Second Chakra Dynamics
Mars’ Role in Second Chakra Dynamics
The Second Chakra Chart

Chapter Fourteen: A Second Chakra Case Study

Irene’s Unwounded Soul Essence, Part One: Mars
Irene’s Unwounded Soul Essence, Part Two: Venus
The Primal Wounding
The Astrological Timing of the Wounding/Healing Process
Bringing the Wounded Second Chakra Dance into Present Time
Groping Through the Second Chakra Fog Toward Healing

Chapter Fifteen: The Third Chakra Chart

The Placement of Third Chakra Planets in Astrological Space
The Third Chakra and Angular Planets
Mars’ Role in Third Chakra Dynamics
The Sun’s Role in Third Chakra Dynamics
Planets Contributing to Third Chakra Excess
Planets Contributing to Third Chakra Deficiency
The Third Chakra Chart

Chapter Sixteen: A Third Chakra Case Study

   

A Word About the Kosha Implications of Third Chakra Dynamics
My Unwounded Soul Essence
My Primal Wounding
The Astrological Timing of the Wounding/Healing Process
A Word About Neptune’s Role in My Third Chakra Dilemma

Chapter Seventeen: The Fourth Chakra Chart

The Placement of Fourth Chakra Planets in Astrological Space
The Fourth Chakra and Succedent Planets
The Sun’s Role in Fourth Chakra Dynamics
The Moon and Bodhichitta
The Moon and the Memory of Wounded Love
The Moon as Shakti
Venus’ Role in Fourth Chakra Dynamics
Other Planetary Players on the Fourth Chakra Stage
The Fourth Chakra Chart

Chapter Eighteen: A Fourth Chakra Case Study

The Koshic Implications of Clinton’s Fourth Chakra Chart
Clinton’s Unwounded Soul Essence
Clinton’s Primal Wounding
Uranus’ Role in Setting the Stage for Clinton’s Fourth Chakra Drama
Clinton’s Fourth Chakra Drama As It Might Be Perceived Through an Astrological Lens

Chapter Nineteen: The Fifth Chakra Chart

The Placement of Fifth Chakra Planets in Astrological Space
The Fifth Chakra and Cadent Planets
Mercury’s Role in Fifth Chakra Dynamics
Uranus’ Role in Fifth Chakra Dynamics
Jupiter’s Role in Fifth Chakra Dynamics
Neptune’s Role in Fifth Chakra Dynamics
Chiron’s Role in Fifth Chakra Dynamics
The Fifth Chakra Chart

Chapter Twenty: A Fifth Chakra Case Study

Campbell’s Unwounded Soul Essence
Campbell’s Primal Wounding
The Astrological Timing of Campbell’s Initiation Process
Campbell’s Fifth Chakra Quest
The Yin Half of Campbell’s Fifth Chakra Challenge
The Yang Half of Campbell’s Fifth Chakra Challenge
Back Into the Belly of the Whale
Campbell’s Flirtation With the Anima
A Fifth Chakra Alchemy of Two Planetary Agents

Chapter Twenty-One: The Sixth Chakra Chart

The Placement of Sixth Chakra Planets in Astrological Space
The Sixth Chakra and Cadent Planets
The Moon’s Role in Sixth Chakra Dynamics
Venus’ Role in Sixth Chakra Dynamics
Pluto’s Role in Sixth Chakra Dynamics
Neptune’s Role in Sixth Chakra Dynamics
Jupiter’s Role in Sixth Chakra Dynamics, Aided by Uranus and Prometheus
The Sixth Chakra Chart

Chapter Twenty-Two: A Sixth Chakra Case Study

My Process in Choosing Susan For My Sixth Chakra Case Study
The Astro-logic of Susan’s Complex Sixth Chakra Process
The Interview

Chapter Twenty-Three: The Seventh Chakra Chart

The Placement of Seventh Chakra Planets in Astrological Space
The Soli-Lunar Dance and Seventh Chakra Dynamics
The Full Moon and Seventh Chakra Awakening
Uranus’ Role in Seventh Chakra Dynamics
Uranus in Muktananda’s Chart
Neptune’s Role in Seventh Chakra Dynamics
Neptune in Muktananda’s Chart
Pluto’s Role in Seventh Chakra Dynamics
Pluto in Muktananda’s Chart

Part Three: The System Applied and Transcended

Chapter Twenty-Four: The System Applied

Analysis of Kosha Distribution Among the Planets
Analysis of Aspect Patterns Emphasizing Koshic Openings
Analysis of Chakra Charts
Angelou’s First Chakra Chart
Angelou’s Second Chakra Chart
Angelou’s Third Chakra Chart
Angelou’s Fourth Chakra Chart
Angelou’s Fifth Chakra Chart
Angelou’s Sixth Chakra Chart
Angelou’s Seventh Chakra Chart
The Use of Chakra Analysis in Understanding the Natal Chart
The Use of Chakra Analysis For Understanding Transits and Progressions
The Use of Chakra Analysis to Explore Life Experiences

Chapter Twenty-Five: Beyond the System

The Inherent Flexibility of Astro-Chakra Patterns
Planetary Scales
The Transpersonal Planets as Alchemical Agents
Assessment of Planetary Levels Through Introspective Dialogue
The Astro-Chakra System as One in a Series of Overlays

Appendices
 

Glossary

Terms from Various Spiritual Traditions

Astropoetic Terms

 

Table of Koshic Placements

Planets in Signs

Planets in Houses

Planets in Hard Aspect

Planets in Soft Aspect

Diagram of Chakra Patterns

Works Cited
Chart Data

Index

Copyright 2020 - Joe Landwehr