Flashcards in The Planets Deck (104)
reveals an individual's habits, emotional self, and expression. It questions, it is associated with home, family and domestic environment
Parts of the body: stomach, digestive system, eyes, the liver, lymphatic system, female organs
She is a feminine, nocturnal planet; cold, moist, and phlegmatic
When ill: A mere vagabond, idle person, hating labor; a drunkard, a sot, one of no spirit or forecast, delighting to live beggarly and carelessly; one content in no condition of life, either good or ill.
She signifies queens, all manner of women, as also the common people, travelers, pilgrims, sailors, fishermen, fishmongers, brewers, tapsters, publicans, letter carriers, coachmen, huntsmen, messengers, mariners, millers, drunkards, and generally such women as carry commodities in the streets; as also midwives, nurses and water-bearers.
Parts of the body: heart, spine, arteries, eyes and the vital organs
He is naturally hot and dry, is a masculine, diurnal planet, and equivalent if well dignified to a fortune.
He signifies, kings, princes, emperors, &c. dukes, marquisses, earls, barons, lieutenants, deputy lieutenants of counties, magistrates, gentlemen in general, courtiers, desirers of honour and preferment. Justices of peace, mayors, high sheriffs, high constables, stewards of noblemen's houses, the principal magistrate of any city, town, castle, or country village; goldsmiths, pewterers, coppersmiths, and minters of money.
When ill dignified: arrogant and proud, disdaining all men, boasting of his pedigree; he is purblind [dim sighted, short sighted] in sight and judgment, restless, troublesome, domineering .... in actions; a spendthrift ... and hanging on other men's charity; yet he thinks all men are bound to him, because a gentleman born.
Detriment: Sagittarius & Pisces
Ruler: Gemini & Virgo
this planet facilities communication, self-transformation, and because it is considered to combine both masculine and feminine qualities, it can help an individual achieve reconciliation between opposing personality traits. It rules all forms of communication and miscommunication. Retrograde: introversion, lacking confidence in communicating and expressing ideas.
Parts of the body: brain, imperfections in the tongue, central nervous system, thyroid gland, five senses, hands and feet
He generally signifies all literary men, philosophers, mathematicians, astrologians, merchants, secretaries, writers, sculptors, poets, orators, advocates, schoolmasters, stationers, printers, exchangers of money, attorneys, ambassadors, commissioners, clerks, artificers, ... solicitors; sometimes thieves, prattling ministers, busy secretaries, ... grammarians, tailors, carriers, messengers, footmen, usurers.
Manners when ill dignified.--A troublesome wit, a kind of phrenetic [frenetic, distracted, frantic] man, his tongue and pen against every man; ... a great liar, boaster, prattler, busybody; ... easy of belief, an ass or very idiot, constant in no place or opinion, cheating and thieving everywhere; a newsmonger, pretending all manner of knowledge, but void of true or solid learning ...
the planet rules the female half of the human psyche and the inward turning of emotions. Its qualities are soft, loving, artistic, cooperative, creative and sensitive and is particularly important when considering close partnerships and relationships.
In its negative mode, the planet represents jealousy, envy and self indulgence.
Ruler: Taurus & Libra
Detriment: Aries & Scorpio
Parts of the body: throat, loins and kidneys, thymus gland, sense of touch, generative system
She is a feminine planet, temperately cold and moist; nocturnal
Musicians, gamesters, silkmen, mercers, linen-drapers, painters, jewellers, players, lapidaries, embroiderers, woman-tailors, wives, mothers, virgins, choristers, fiddlers, pipers: when joined with the y; ballad-singers, perfumers, seamstresses, picture-drawers, engravers, upholsterers, limners, glovers, and such as sell those commodities which adorn women
When ill dignified. Then he is riotous, expensive, wholly given to dissipation and lewd companies of women, nothing regarding his reputation, coveting unlawful beds, incestuous, an adulterer, fantastical ... a mere lazy companion, nothing careful of the things of this life, or anything religious
the planet rules the male half of the human psyche and the outward turning of emotions.
rules outward desire, action, self-assertiveness, enterprise as well as war and implements of war and violence.