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Suggested Reading by Subject

All example horoscopes have been recalculated with Campanus cusps on a DR-70 astrological computer. With the exception of the following, all birth-information was taken from The Circle Book of Charts (Revised Edition, 1979):

Edmund G. Brown, Jr. April 7, 1938

43N03 118W15

20:00 U.T.

Original birth-data from Brown by Orville Schell (New York, Random House: 1978) Rectification by A.L. Milner

Jimmy Carter

Oct. 1, 1924

32N02 84W24

13:00 U.T.

Chart in common usage

Werner Erhard

Sept. 5, 1935

39N57 75WlO

27:25 U.T.

Werner Erhard by William Warren Bartley (New York, Crown Publishers: 1978)

Franklin Delano Roosevelt Jan. 30, 1882

41N48 73W56

25:16 U.T.

Dane Rudhyar, American Astrology, September, 1942

Albert Schweitzer

Jan. 14, 1875

48N45 8Eoo

6:22 U.T.

Dane Rudhyar, Horoscope, March, 1949

Alan Watts

Jan. 6, 1915 51N25 OWOO 6:20 U.T. Autobiography, In My Own Way

 

Introductory Stories

The Practice of Astrology

The First Step: To Understand the Nature and Purpose

of What One is About to Study

The Second Step: To Assume Personal Responsibility

for the Use of One's Knowledge

The Third Step: To Establish a Clear

Procedure of Work

Person-Centered Astrology

Astrology for New Minds

The Astrology of Self-Actualization

The Astrology of Personality

Preface to the Third Edition

First Section:

1. Astrology Faces Modern Thought

2. Astrology and Analytical Psychology

3. Individual, Collective, Creative

and the Cyclic Process

4. A Key to Astrological Symbolism

5. A Classification of Astrological Viewpoints

From Humanistic to Transpersonal Astrology

 

The Story of Astrology's Development

The Practice of Astrology

The First Step: To Understand the Nature and Purpose

of What One is About to Study

Person-Centered Astrology

Astrology for New Minds

The Astrological Houses: The Spectrum of Individual Experience

Part One

The Astrology of Personality

Prologue; First Section

From Humanistic to Transpersonal Astrology

The Galactic Dimension of Astrology

(The Sun is Also a Star)

Chapter 1. Introduction to the Galactic Level of Consciousness

Chapter 2. When the Sun is Seen as a Star

Chapter 9. The Challenge of Galacticity in Humanistic Astrology

Culture, Crisis and Creativity

Chapter 10. Old Myths, New Myths and the Creation of a New Culture

 

The Story of the Zodiac and the Signs

The Practice of Astrology

The Fourth Step: A Clear Understanding of the Meaning of Zodiacal Signs and Houses

Astrological Signs: The Pulse of Life

Triptych: Gifts of the Spirit

New Mansions for New Men

Meditations at the Gates of Light

The Astrology of Personality

Chapter 4. A Key to Astrological Symbolism

Chapter 7. The Signs of the Zodiac

Astrological Timing (The Transition to the New Age)

Chapter IV. Stars, Constellations and the Signs of the Zodiac

An Astrological Mandala:

The Cycle of Transformation and its 360 Symbolic Phases

Part Three:

1. Binary Relationships Between Zodiacal Signs

2. The Cross and the Star

3. The Four Elements in Zodiacal Symbolism

From Humanistic to Transpersonal Astrology- pages 23-33

Astrological Insights into the Spiritual Life

The Astrological Houses:

The Spectrum of Individual Experience

The Four Angles and Their Zodiacal Polarities

 

The Story of the Houses

The Practice of Astrology

The Fourth Step: A Clear Understanding of the Meaning of Zodiacal Signs and Houses

Astrological Houses and

The Spectrum of Individual Experience

 

Triptych: The Way 'Through'

Twelve basic challenges and tests of individual existence

New Mansions for New Men

Mansions of the Self

The Astrology of Personality

Chapter 4. A Key to Astrological Symbolism

Chapter 6. The Dial of Houses

From Humanistic to Transpersonal Astrology

pages 20-33

Astrological Insights into the Spiritual Life

Astrological Themes for Meditation

 

The Story of the Planets

The Practice of Astrology

The Fifth Step: The Use of the "Lights"

The Sixth Step: The Study of the Planetary System as a Whole

Triptych: The Illumined Road

Planetary Stations on the Way to the Star

New Mansions for New Men

Music of the Spheres

The Astrology of Personality

Chapter 8. Planets and Personality

The Lunation Cycle

A Key to the Understanding of Personality

An Astrological Study of Psychological Complexes

The Galactic Dimension of Astrology

(The Sun is Also a Star) Part One

mAstrology and the Modern Psyche

Chapter 5. The Anima and Animus in Jungian Analysis and the Moon-Symbol in Astrology

Chapter 16. Sex Factors in Personality

Chapter 17. The Mysteries of Sleep and Dreams

Chapter 19. Meeting Crises Successfully: Life in the Psychological Century

From Humanistic to Transpersonal Astrology

Chapter 3

The Astrological Houses

The Planets in the Twelve Houses

 

The Story of Astrological Aspects and Gestalt Patterns

The Practice of Astrology

The Seventh Step:Acquiring a Sense of Form and Accent

The Eighth Step: A Dynamic Understanding of Planetary Cycles and Aspects

The Lunation Cycle

Person-Centered Astrology

Form in Astrological Time and Space

First Steps in the Study of Birth-Charts

The Astrology of Personality

Chapter 9. Planetary Interweavings

Chapter 11. Form and the Pattern of Planetary Aspects

 

Personal Life-Cycles and Processes of Becoming

New Mansions for New Men

Prologue

 Occult Preparations for a New Age

Chapter 6. Human Cycles of Unfoldment

Astrology and the Modern Psyche

Chapter 18. Great Turning Points in a Human Life

The Astrology of America's Destiny

Pages 116-119

The Lunation Cycle

I: Astrology, Time and Cycles

VII: The Progressed Lunation Cycle

The Lunation Process in Astrological Guidance

 

The Practice of Astrology

The Ninth Step: Establishing a Proper Attitude Toward Astrological Prediction

The Tenth Step: The Study of Transits and Natural Cycles

The Eleventh Step: The Study of Progressions

The Thirteenth Step: The Establishment of Larger Frames of Reference for Individual Charts

The Astrology of Personality

Chapter 12: The Birth-Chart and the Progressions

Chapter 13: The Technique of Progressions, Directions and Transits

From Humanistic to Transpersonal Astrology

Chapter 2

 

Collective Cycles and Processes of Becoming

Astrological Timing: The Transition to the New Age

Culture, Crisis and Creativity

Beyond Individualism: The Psychology of Transformation

The Astrology of America's Destiny

 

Miscellaneous

Planetary and Lunar Nodes

Person-Centered Astrology

Planetary and Lunar Nodes

The Astrology of Personality

Chapter 9. Planetary Interweavings

 

Parts

The Lunation Cycle

IV.The Part of Fortune

V. The Part of Fortune and the Part of Spirit

The Astrology of Personality

Chapter 9. The Ascendant and the Planets

 

Comets and/or Asteroids

New Mansions for New Men

Asteroids and Comets

The Galactic Dimension of Astrology

(The Sun is Also a Star)

Chapter 2

 

Fixed Stars

Astrological Timing: The Transition to the New Age

IV. Stars, Constellations and the Signs of the Zodiac

The Galactic Dimension of Astrology

(The Sun is Also a Star) Chapter 9

 

Horary Astrology and Oracular Techniques

The Practice of Astrology

The Twelfth Step

An Astrological Mandala

Part Four

 

Sabian Degree Symbols

The Astrology of Personality

Chapter 10

An Astrological Mandala

The Cycle of Transformations and its 360 Symbolic Phases

This reading list is not meant to be exhaustive. All books listed have been written by Dane Rudhyar unless otherwise noted. If not available at your local bookstore, they may be purchased by mail from the New York Astrology Center, 127 Madison Avenue, New York, NY 10016.