The Myths and Truths About Comets

Comets can be traced back from the Greek word for hair, and this ancient culture called them that as to them it looked like a star but with hair flowing behind. For thousands of years comets have been thought of as many things. Friend or Foe? In the early days people just did not know […]

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Vietnamese Superstitions & Their Origins

Superstitions have been with us since ancient times and appear in every corner of the world. But it is intriguing to know how these myths started and what is behind them. For instance, many Western countries believe that black cats are a bad omen, this is because they were believed to be associated with witchcraft […]

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Lucky Omens Around the World

By studying the movements and the positions of celestial bodies, many astrologers say they can predict certain events as well as formulating lucky omens and numbers. Omens are valued all over the world and in some countries are taken extremely seriously. Carrying a rabbit’s foot or stumbling over a four-leaf clover are considered by many […]

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Myths of The Zodiac: Capricorn

Capricorn is the smallest of Zodiacal constellations. It is known to astronomers by the slightly different name of Capricornus. Capricorn’s name comes from the Latin for ‘horned goat’. In traditional astrological and astronomical charts, the constellation is often represented by a strange sea-goat hybrid creature that has a ram’s head and a fish’s lower body. […]

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Some Tips for Getting into Astrology

So, you want to become an astrologer. Whether this is born from a new career choice, a desire for a personal hobby or a need for human connection within a like-minded group, there are a fair few choices when it comes to simple steps that can ease you into the astrological world. 1. Read, Discuss […]

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Myths of the Zodiac – Sagittarius

Sagittarius is the ninth sign of the astrological zodiac and its name means archer in Latin. People born between November the 22rd and December 21st fall under this sign, which is commonly represented by a man (or often a centaur) drawing a bow. The roots of these associations go back as far as Babylonian times. […]

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Myths of the Zodiac: Scorpio

Scorpio is unique among the zodiacal constellations in that it does not share its name with a designated scientific constellation. The astronomers of equivalent of the zodiacal Scorpio is called Scorpius. Although, they do line up in terms of the precession of the sky and the dates in which the Sun crosses them, the Sun […]

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Stargazing in January

January is traditionally a great month for stargazing in the Northern Hemisphere. Although it is cold out in many nations, that’s nothing a warm flask and a couple of extra layers won’t fix – and it will all be well worth it for the majestic views of the heavens this month can provide. The most […]

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