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

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