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When the Saints Go Marching In - Ruth Baden Ginsburg

Yesterday, a saint died. When someone dies right on Rosh HaShanah, especially when it also falls on a Shabbath, it is a sign that the person was a Tzaddik, saint. The Hebrew word for...Read more

Harvest Full Moon

What is the Harvest Full Moon? As the name implies, it is a Full Moon that occurs during the harvest season (Northern Hemisphere). You might argue that you are not a farmer so why should...Read more

Lunar Eclipse July 5 and Chiron Return

As promised, the last week was very eventful. The 2nd Jupiter-Pluto conjunction this year has resurrected the issues we dealt with in April when the planet first made contact. In the U.S...Read more

What is the Square Root of Jupiter Times Pluto in Capricorn?

When I was in the army, the officers used to boast that everything can be divided and organized with the number 3. They were obsessed with 3, a magical number that was the solution for...Read more

Eventful Week: Solstice and Eclipse Same Day.

Here comes the flood of stardust and cosmic downpour. As promised 2020 is the year of change and we are just half way through. The next week is full of celestial events. While still under...Read more

Luna Park - The Eclipses Season

When I was a kid, once a year, my parents used to take us to Tel Aviv, to visit the Shalom Tower, the tallest building in the Middle-East (at least that's what they told us back in the...Read more

Full Moon in May Part 1 - Siddhartha

A Tale of a Taurus Siddhartha Gautama was born a prince during the full moon in May. Since the full moon in May pits the sun in Taurus opposite to the moon in Scorpio, we know the prince...Read more

Lessons from the Corona, which holds the secret of when it will be over

I was just listening to a lecture by professor Robert M. Hazen on the Big Bang. About 13.8 billion years ago, mas o menos, an event took place, the origin of life in the cosmos which we...Read more

Birthdays

Confession and a disclaimer: today is my birthday. Yes, Tax day in the US. I am taxing I know. I have tons of spelling mistakes and my grammar in all three languages I claim to speak is...Read more

The Moon's Journey

As you might have guessed, the moon is very busy after she crossed the equinox line. We had the Aries new moon beginning the month of Nisan and 14 days later, the Passover-Last-Supper...Read more