The Role of the Least Aspected Planet in Astrocartography.

Planetary Symbolism in Astrocartography and Transcendental Astrology,

by Rob Couteau.

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Neptune = 000
Saturn = 110
Uranus = 111
Pluto = 120
Venus = 121
Sun = 122
Mercury = 200
Jupiter = 211
Moon = 221

Photo of Alfred Lord Tennyson

[Least-aspected Neptune] [Saturn]

The happiness of a man in this life does not consist in the absence but in the mastery of his passions.
–Alfred Lord Tennyson

Alfred Lord Tennyson 

Alfred Lord Tennyson was the most well known poet of the Victorian Age: an era charac­terized by its “fantasy / of constraint” (Neptune / Saturn). Neptune and Saturn were also Tennyson’s key Transcendentals and are in their setting positions over western Europe and the North Atlantic (a few degrees west of England).
        Tennyson joined a Spanish army faction in 1831 in the insurrection against King Fer­dinand VII of Spain, and in this capacity he traveled to the Pyrenees (42N40; 1E00), a site directly under Primary Neptune. After his army companion, Arthur Henry Hallam, suddenly died in 1832, Tennyson imposed a “severe,” ten-year “period of silence” (Sec­ondary Saturn) upon his literary publications.
        Ten years later, he achieved recognition as a great poet with the publication of Poems (1842). The principal theme of the work was the “sustaining power of belief” (Neptune) in an age of increasingly “overt materialism” (Saturn). Tennyson gave “imagi­native, creative / form” (Neptune / Saturn) to numerous poetic “inspirations”; his ability to capture a “spiritual vision / in the meticulous structure” (Neptune / Saturn) of the verse form exemplifies a keynote quality of the Neptune / Saturn pairing.




Revised & updated:
5 August 2005



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Role of the Least-aspected Planet in Astrocartography




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I. Introduction

II. Transcendental Biographies    |    III. Transcendental Events

IV. Psychic inflation    -    Summary of Planetary Symbolism    -    Transcendental Planets        

V. Nodes / the Triple-zero Transcendental    |    Appendices: Orbs / References / Data

Additional Maps    |    Bibliography    |    FAQ



I. Interview in Astrolore    |    II. Transcendental Nations    |    III. American Presidents & LAP Saturn

IV. World Events    |    V. Numinous Consciousness    

VI. The LAP as a metaphor of the soul    |    VII. Zones of Intensity    |    

VIII. Complete Index of Names and Events



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