The aim of this Star School is to engage you with the role of Fixed Stars in today’s astrology. The stars add a deeper level to your natal chart as they speak of the idea of your spirit before it encounters and blends with your planets
The Star School teaches you the way that stars were originally used in astrology – parans – how they rise and set with your planets. The school is presented over six lectures where we cover the key stars in astrological work. You will gain: *An understanding the role of the stars as spirit and how spirit blends with planets altering the expression of you natal planets. *The role of the Heliacal Rising and Setting stars. *Learn the different meanings and myths linked with different stars. *Learn how to find the stars in the sky! Each Learning Block consists of an online lecture (a 60 minute video). Support material (PDFs) are also provided for you in the course classroom.
Lecture 1: Parans, the soul and your path. The first lecture deals with how to work with the stars. The stars and spirit and how this blends with your natal planets. This gives us a glimpse of ‘who you are before your chart’ . When then spend each week look at a set group of stars and we will begin with the stars of power and fame.
Lecture 2: Stars that bring Dignity.
Lecture 3: Stars connected with your vocation and responsibility.
Lecture 4: Stars that bring joy and adventure.
Lecture 5: Stars of sacrifice and hardship.
Lecture 6: Stars of mysticism. and the role of the Heliacal Rising and Setting stars.
Studying the Star School
You engage with the Star School online from your own computer – PC or MAC, or you can use your iPhone or iPad. Once you enrol you will instantly gain access to the school. Log into your courses using your chosen username and password. Then click on My Courses – top right hand menu, then click on the Star School.
You will be expected to have a basic working knowledge of astrology.
Your Natal Fixed Stars
Bernadette Brady, Star and Planet Combinations. The Wessex Astrologer, Bournemouth, UK 2008.
We will be using the astrological software, Starlight for all the fixed star calculations but if you do not own Starlight, you can order your natal fixed star parans (see below). All students of the Star School will be offered a discount on buying the software if they wish to do so.
Certificate of Completion
Upon enrolment, you gain immediate access to all the course lectures and recordings. For this reason there are no refunds available for the Star School.
Dr Bernadette Brady
The lecturer is Bernadette Brady who holds a PhD from the University of Wales Trinity Saint David and did her doctorate in beliefs in fate in 20th and 21st-century astrology. She also holds a masters degree in Culture Astronomy and Astrology from Bath Spa University, UK. In September, 2006 she was honoured by the Astrological Association of Great Britain by being awarded the prestigious Charles Harvey Award for “exceptional service to astrology”, and in 2008 with the Regulus Award in theory and Understand by the USA community at UAC in Denver. She is only one of a handful of UK astrologers to hold this award (some others being Nick Campion and Liz Greene).
Her books include:
- Brady’s Book of Fixed Stars, (1998) Samuel Weiser Inc, York Beach, ME.
Astrology a Place in Chaos, (2006) Wessex Astrologer Ltd, Bournemouth.
Star and Planet Combinations. (2008) Wessex Astrologer Ltd, Bournemouth.
Predictive Astrology, the Eagle and the Lark. (1992, 1999, 2021) Samuel Weiser Inc. York Beach ME.
Cosmos, Chaosmos and Astrology. (2014) Sophia Centre Master Monographs, Sophia Centre Press, University of Wales Trinity Saint David
To purchase this course you must add this product to your basket and go through the checkout process. You can pay with PayPal or your debit card. Once your payment is received and complete you will have access to the course from the ‘My Courses’ page when logged in. This is a pre-recorded course. You will have full access to the session materials and recordings, and you can work at your own pace. There is no interaction with the tutor as you work with the lectures but there is a live Q & A session for enrolled students on the 25 November. The school closes on the 31 Dec 2022.