DEMOCRATIC NATIONAL CONVENTION
August 25, 2008 - August 28, 2008
The chart for the date of the Democratic National Convention of August 28, 2008, 8:00 PM MST for Denver, Colorado is provided at:
CHART OF DATE OF DEMOCRATIC NATIONAL CONVENTION
Interpretation of the daily transit chart for the date of the Democratic National Convention may be provided at a later time. However, the chart is provided at the above link for the convenience of professional astrologers who may want to examine it along with the other charts provided in order to formulate their own opinions without pre-conceived bias by the author. What follows is a description of prominent astrological features of the daily transit chart for August 28, 2008, Denver, Colorado, 8:00 PM, MST to enhance synthesis and interpretation by professional astrologers:-
PLUTO ALIGNMENT WITH GALACTIC CENTER AT MID-HEAVEN
Pluto at 28° Sagittarius 32' retrograde in relatively close alignment with the Galactic Center of 26° Sagittarius 57' trines Obama's North Node 27° Leo 54' conjunct Uranus, Lilith, Sun, Mercury in Leo in the 9th and 10th Houses.
Pisces, sign of compassion, forgiveness and spirituality rises at 17° 35' with Neptune, the ruler, in the 12th House of spirituality at 22° Aquarius 29' retrograde sextile the Mid-heaven and in conjunction with the Path of Fortune and North Node of destiny and life purpose and mission in the 12th House. Pluto the esoteric ruler of the 12th House sits gracefully at the Mid-Heaven in Sagittarius.
Neptune in Aquarius and Uranus in Pisces both retrograde remains in mutual reception.
Jupiter in Capricorn (retrograde) ruled by Saturn moved into Capricorn on December 19, 2007. See discussion of pre-natal events Jupiter-Saturn Conjunction.
There is no final dispositor.
RULER OF THE CHART
The ruler of the chart is Neptune in Aquarius in the 12th House in mutual reception to Uranus in Pisces sitting on the Ascendant at 21° Pisces 16' retrograde.
EXALTED, HONOR, DETRIMENT & FALL POSITIONS
JUPITER IN FALL POSITION
Jupiter will be in a fall position at 12° Capricorn 42' retrograde on the night of the Democratic Convention in Denver, Colorado, coming off the quintessential acute Jupiter fall position of 15° Capricorn that will occur three (3) times in 2008 in the Tropical Zodiac and once (1) in the Sidereal Zodiac in 2009 (± 4 Days; Jupiter in Capricorn fall influence can start up to 3 months earlier) as shown below.
Jupiter often represents kings and people in high or prominent status-quo positions, especially in business and politics; Capricorn often represents older more mature people, businesses and/or politicans.
Jupiter will be at its most critical fall position at 15° Capricorn in both the Tropical and Sidereal Zodiacs on the following dates:
1) February 26 - March 3, 2008*;
2) July 20 - July 30, 2008*; and
3) October 18 - October 27, 2008*
* - Fall/collapse of domestic & int'l stock markets. Fall/collapse
of large corporation(s) and political and/or corporate leaders.
1) February 12 - February 18, 2009*
*- Fall/collapse of great (king-like) mature beloved intelligent universal male leader, politician, company and/or industry committed to film, religion, politics and business opposed by ideas of leader of self-centered athletically aggressive agricultural people-based group.
VENUS - GODDESS OF LOVE
Venus, love, relationship and feminine energy in a fall position in the 7th House near critical degree of 29° representing extremity in the fall position of 28° Virgo 07'. The critical fall degree for Venus is 27°, which puts transiting 28° Virgo 07' on August 28, 2008; 8:00 PM, Denver, Colorado within 1° 07' of this very major fall position under a very tight 1° orb.
MARS - GOD OF WAR
Mars, aggression, war and masculine energy in detriment in the 7th House at 6° Libra 11'.
MERCURY - RULER OF COMMUNICATION
Mercury, planet of communication, in honor on the Descendant at 29° Virgo 57'.
PALLAS ATHENA - Political and Intellectual Strategy!
Pallas Athena, ruler of strategy and outstanding accomplishments, alone in the 3rd House of communication at 8° Gemini 49' not aspecting any other planets or positions.
Moon at 13° Leo 36'.
Sagittarius, ruler of universal truth and higher education, prominently at the Mid-Heaven of power and public exposure.
Juno conjunct Lilith in Sagittarius in the 9th House.
Venus in Virgo squares Pluto in Sagittarius.
Vesta in Taurus squares Moon quincunx Juno in the 9th.
Posted: January 7, 2008; 10:00 PM, EST