Brennan, Chris – Exploring the Ancient Conceptualization of the Malefics

The first century astrologer Antiochus of Athens says that when Saturn is well-placed in a chart it brings increases to the native at the cost of others. Underlying this statement is a deeper understanding of the role that malefics play in astrology, and in this talk we will explore the implications for interpreting nativities depending on how Mars and Saturn are situated in the chart. (Intermediate)