Trines

The Healing Energy of Transiting Trines Trines

The Healing Energy of Transiting Trines

Does it help to alleviate the tension if a planet involved in an opposition or square aspect in our natal charts is then transited by a trine? There's nothing like a trine aspect to bring about resolution, whether on a small or large scale, unravelling layers of pain and leaving the person feeling b…
Charts Without Trines Trines

Charts Without Trines

Question: Is it true to say that a person with no trines in their natal chart and who has a chart full of squares and oppositions, has too many obstacles in their path, and personal problems, and that this person will never succeed in life, find happiness, or have anything because they have a "bad" …
The Grand Trine: Sleeping Beauty Trines

The Grand Trine: Sleeping Beauty

It is commonly believed that Grand Trines will cause you to become apathetic. Astrologer Bill Tierney discovered, through the use of chart analysis, that even though the Grand Trine might be beneficial to certain people, he is of the opinion that it could also hinder their potential and that, in som…
Grand Trine – Blessing or Curse? Get Ready for a Major Rant Trines

Grand Trine – Blessing or Curse? Get Ready for a Major Rant

It used to be that a conventional reading of the Grand Trine went something like this: If you are one of the "fortunate ones" to have what is referred to as a Grand Trine, you are in luck. An astrological Grand Trine is produced when three planets make a 120-degree trine with one another. Although i…
Grand Trine – Angles? Trines

Grand Trine – Angles?

Question: I've done some research on Grand Trines, but I still have a question. What if a Grand Trine in the chart is comprised of angles as well rather than just planets? Asc - Sun - Moon, for example, or Asc - Midheaven - Mars? Do Grand Trines like this count? I wouldn't call them true Grand Trine…
Everything You Need to Know About the Grand Trine Trines

Everything You Need to Know About the Grand Trine

The Grand Trine is a triangular aspect pattern involving three or more planets separated by an angle of 120 degrees (trine) each. The relevant planets are situated in signs of the same element and, due to the harmonious nature of the trine aspect, its energy operates in an easy flowing manner. It is…
The Trine is Just Fine – Is It? Trines

The Trine is Just Fine – Is It?

A Trine" normally means "threefold" or "triple" and it represents a favorable astrological aspect of two celestial bodies 120 degrees apart. Usually, it shows planets in the same element—FIRE, AIR, WATER, or EARTH. If you have three planets, one in each of the zodiac signs of an element, that's a Gr…
The Aspects: Odds, Ends, Tidbits and Pieces Conjunction

The Aspects: Odds, Ends, Tidbits and Pieces

According to Vivian E. Robson, planets in conjunction tend to act alternatively, and it should be remembered that they don't altogether blend although they are acting from he same part of the chart. "There is usually more or less a rapid change from one body to another. Thus Venus conjunct Mars gene…
The Trine: Able, Gifted and Talented Trines

The Trine: Able, Gifted and Talented

  Have you noticed those aspects in your chart that seem to have it all together? I'm specifically talking about your trines that are living on so-called easy street. It's where you just la-di-da through life, easy does it. Your trines make it a breeze to paint like Picasso or play violin or le…
Aspects to the Planets Conjunction

Aspects to the Planets

Sun The Sun is considered the most important planet in the birth chart and must always be given extra emphasis. For it is the center of the Solar System and the source of life on Earth. Any aspects to the Sun profoundly affects our individual psyches. Since psychologically it represents our own cent…