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PATHWAYS TO WHOLENESS

ARCHETYPAL ASTROLOGY AND THE TRANSPERSONAL JOURNEY

 

Table of Contents

 

 

 

 

 

 

Acknowledgments

Chapter 1: The Birth of a New World View

Breakthrough in Europe
An unexpected Rosetta Stone

Chapter 2: Transpersonal psychology and archetypal astrology:
the research of Stanislav Grof and Richard Tarnas

Stanislav Grof’s expanded cartography of the human psyche
The Perinatal Matrices
Richard Tarnas’ Archetypal Astrology
Tarnas’ correlations with the perinatal sequence
Several further distinctions

Chapter 3: Issues in psychedelic therapy and self-exploration

Non-specific amplifiers of mental processes
The level of trust and support
Set and setting
The dosage, quality, and purity of psychoactive substances
Medical and psychiatric contraindications for holotropic states

Chapter 4: The Astrological Archetypes

Sun
Moon
Mercury
Venus
Mars
Jupiter
Saturn
Uranus
Neptune
Pluto

Chapter 5: The transit cycles of Neptune-Neptune, Saturn-Saturn, Pluto-Pluto, and Uranus-Uranus

Transits of Neptune-Neptune
Transits of Saturn-Saturn
Transits of Pluto-Pluto
Transits of Uranus-Uranus

Chapter 6: The Archetypal pairs

Transits of Neptune

— Sun-Neptune
— Moon-Neptune
— Mercury-Neptune
— Venus-Neptune
— Mars-Neptune
— Jupiter-Neptune

Transits of Saturn

— Sun-Saturn
— Moon-Saturn
— Mercury-Saturn
— Venus-Saturn
— Mars-Saturn
— Jupiter-Saturn

Transits of Pluto

— Sun-Pluto
— Moon-Pluto
— Mercury-Pluto
— Venus-Pluto
— Mars-Pluto
— Jupiter-Pluto

Transits of Uranus

— Sun-Uranus
— Moon-Uranus
— Mercury-Uranus
— Venus-Uranus
— Mars-Uranus
— Jupiter-Uranus

The Fundamental Alignments

— Saturn-Neptune
— Saturn-Pluto
— Saturn-Uranus
— Uranus-Pluto
— Neptune-Pluto
— Uranus-Neptune

The Modifying Alignments

— Sun-Sun
— Sun-Moon
— Sun-Mercury
— Sun-Venus
— Sun-Mars
— Sun-Jupiter
— Moon-Moon
— Moon-Mercury
— Moon-Venus
— Moon-Mars
— Moon-Jupiter
— Mercury-Mercury
— Mercury-Venus
— Mercury-Mars
— Mercury-Jupiter
— Venus-Venus
— Venus-Mars
— Venus-Jupiter
— Mars-Mars
— Mars-Jupiter
— Jupiter-Jupiter

Chapter 7: Putting it all together: scenarios in self-exploration

1. A grieving elderly lady needs emotional comfort and relief
2. An organizer of intentional dance events wants to add an increased level of safety for his participants
3. Three spiritual friends support each other in healing sessions with psilocybin mushrooms
4. A member of the clergy seeks a direct experience of the numinous principle
5. A team of therapists conducting psychedelic sessions in a healthcare-funded program consults the transits of their patients
6. A breathwork practitioner looks at the world transits before scheduling a workshop
7. A married couple considers sitting for each other in internalized psychedelic sessions
8. A graduate student organizes a psychedelic healing session for himself
9. A military veteran suffering from PTSD begins a course of MDMA psychotherapy
10. A young meditator experiences Kundalini and spiritual emergency
11. A young woman diagnosed with bipolar disorder wants to stop taking lithium

Epilogue

Endnotes

Bibliography and Suggested Reading

Index