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Sagas of Venus and Mars Webinar

Webinar Recording is Now Available

Hosted by Daniel Giamario and Cayelin Castell with special guests Tami Brunk and Erik Roth

$30 for members of SAMS and $40 for non-members

Mars and Venus have a special dance in the night sky within each of their respective cycles.  That dance is called a saga.

This webinar looked at the special ways Venus and Mars join together in 3 specific patterns – repeating those patterns every 6.5 years. These patterns connect to Mythic Stories including Rapunzel/Dumuzi and others … Benefit from all the research, celestial insight and ceremonial and mythic knowledge we all have to share in honoring this ancient dance of planets. Read More

Venus in Leo Aug 2015 to April 2017

Venus, Queen of Heaven, brightest of the visible planets, has her own magical and mysterious cycle that repeats itself every 584 days. When Venus goes retrograde it signals the completion of one Venus cycle and the preparation for, and the beginning of, a new archetypal integration cycle for the divine feminine. Read More

The 12 Gods of the Masculine (Mars)

by Daniel Giamario

Within the Shamanic Astrology paradigm, Mars symbolizes the Masculine principle in both men and women, and Venus symbolizes the FeminineDaniel and Moon 2. We can all pretty much agree that the gender roles that we grew up with in our culture, are useless especially at this Turning of the Ages. There is currently a lot of confusion about what exactly is “masculine” and “feminine.” Read More

Creating Wholeness and Health through the Sacred Marriage

by Daniel Giamario


Sharing Circle from 2013 Conference

Most everyone in contemporary culture is wired to look outside themselves for completion, wholeness, and happiness. There is a longing to find the magical “other”, the soulmate, the twin flame, the beloved. This is not a criticism of this longing, as it motivates even autonomous or renunciate individuals to learn more about themselves through another.

It could even be said that the relationship quest is the yoga of our current times.  Read More

Mars in Libra

by Daniel Giamario

Some initial thoughts

With the imminent Mars/Sun opposition on April 8, 2014, heralding the beginning of a new synodic cycle of Mars, it’s time to consider the implications. Mars entered Libra on December 7, 2013, and remains in Libra until July 25, 2014, almost an entire 8 months.  It is important to note that Mars always stays in a sign a long time when a new synodic cycle is beginning. This happened in 2012 when Mars began a new cycle in Virgo and in 2010 when Mars began a new cycle in Taurus.
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