The Branches of Western Astrology
Natal Astrology (Genethical)
The Astrology based upon the individual’s nativity.
The Astrology based upon Eclipses, Lunations, Ingresses, or particular moments in time.
Personality, life circumstances, finances, etc.
A philosophical approach to the meaning of the chart.
The study of health related issues in the chart.
The branch of Astrology that uses location to determine astrological effect.
Relocation Charts – A technique which is used to determine how a move to a new location will affect your life.
- Astro*Carto*Graphy – A new technique, developed by Jim Lewis, used to find where on the Earth the planets were angular. These locations will have more meaning for an individual even if just visiting there.
Charts drawn to help find lost objects, answer questions, etc. Querant states a question and a chart is drawn for the time of the question to get an answer.
Charts drawn to pick the best time to start an enterprise. This is the opposite of what is done in Horary Astrology because in this branch of Astrology, you try to find a chart to fit your needs.
Charts drawn for the study of Nations and Political Events.
For predicting long-term weather trends.
Business cycles in the stock market.
Astroshamanism is a spiritual system which blends astrology and shamanism.