Cradle. The Cradle is formed when four planets are connected by three sextile aspects, two trine aspects and one opposition. It is also called a Half-Hexagon because it looks like one-half of a Grand Hexagon (Grand Sextile) configuration. The Cradle is similar in energy to the Grand Sextile.
What does cradle mean in astrology?
Cradle. An aspect configuration consisting of two planets in an opposition aspect. There are two more planets, each forming a trine aspect to one side of the opposition and a sextile to the other. In effect, there are two Wedge configurations.
What are the rarest aspects in astrology?
One of the rarest, that doesn’t appear often in a natal chart, is a planet “cazimi” the Sun. That is, the planet is within 00.15′ of the Sun’s position. Some say within 00.17′. A planet cazimi is elevated in power and status to a very high degree.
Are YODS rare in astrology?
In astrology people with Yods are extremely rare, now this is debatable because some say it pops up more commonly now — but people who carry Yods within their chart have perhaps dealt with loss or hardships extremely young in life.
What is a golden Yod?
A golden Yod occurs when one planet forms biquintiles (144° aspect) to two others separated by a quintile(72° aspect). Because these aspects are seen as beneficial, the golden yod is seen as beneficial and often as reflecting characteristics acquired by the person whose chart contains it.
Which planet is strong in birth chart?
Planets with directional strength are very strong. Mercury and Jupiter are strongest when in the First House, Venus and Moon when in the Fourth house, Mars and the Sun (and the South Node) when in the Tenth House, and Saturn (and the North Node) when in the Seventh House.
Are Trines rare?
A grand trine makes us highly idealistic as well as insightful and perspective, having a peace-loving disposition. It can also make us highly creative and articulate. A grand trine in the fire signs of Aries, Leo and Sagittarius is quite rare.
What does a Grand Water Trine mean?
A water grand trine represents a vivid inner life, strong feelings, intimacy, artistry, sentimentality, and a desire to reflect.