Hermetic Astrology Podcast
A Pioneer in Astrology Podcasts, and going strong for 14 years, Hermetic Astrology Podcast features illuminating, inspirational and transformative correspondence between the primal powers of Above & Below.
info_outline The Twilight of Pluto 07/06/2022
The Twilight of Pluto Renowned occult and esoteric scholar and author John Micheal Greer joins me to talk about his latest book, which tackles the important subject of Pluto's changing planetary status. This is a crucial conversation for astrologers, as we need to wrap our heads around the evolving Cosmos, and Greer's book sets an excellent and inspiring example.
info_outline Mundane Astrology with John Michael Greer 03/11/2022
Mundane Astrology with John Michael Greer Gary and John Michael take a look at the Ukraine situation using the classical astrology tool known as Ingress charts. Tune in for some fascinating analysis and timely examples of a powerful technique for forecasting World events
info_outline Venus Mars conjunction in Capricorn 02/17/2022
Venus Mars conjunction in Capricorn Today's Venus-Mars conjunction begins a new 6-7 year cycle for these planets and invites us to Re-Balance the polarities in our lives. This "hieros gamos" or sacred marriage can then become a powerful source of creativity and spiritual growth. We look at various modalities like astrology, tarot, & the medicine wheel for examples of what this process might look like.
info_outline Mercury Rx in Aquarius -Free your Mind 01/06/2022
Mercury Rx in Aquarius -Free your Mind Gary shares 4 different Astronomical perspectives of the Retrograde process, and shows how each point of view offers us new and different ways of understanding, finding and creating meaning from our retrograde experiences. This process of freeing our minds from the limitations of a single limited perspective reinforces what the Great Conjunctions of Jupiter and Saturn in Air signs are all about.
info_outline Venus in Capricorn Alchemy 12/01/2021
Venus in Capricorn Alchemy Gary explores the Alchemical journey of Transformation which Venus' greatest brilliance is initiating, and gives us a general timeline as well as a qualitative experiential description of that process. Next we explore the contrast and tension between the two Saturn ruled signs, Capricorn and Aquarius, and how that might best be navigated.
info_outline Mundane Astrology w/ John Michael Greer 11/05/2021
Mundane Astrology w/ John Michael Greer Join Gary and respected author, scholar and mage John Michael Greer for a discussion of recent Mundane charts (including the 2017 Eclipse, 2020 and 2021 Ingress charts). These are explored not just as predictive or forecasting tools, but also for their use in magic and personal growth.
info_outline Libra Season w/ Sherene Vismaya 09/29/2021
Libra Season w/ Sherene Vismaya Gary and Sherene discuss Mercury stationing on Spica/Chitra, the mutual reception between Venus in Scorpio and Mars and Libra, and Rahu or the North Node of the Moon entering Krittika Nakshatra, the location of the Pleiades. Connect with Sherene at
info_outline Saturn square Uranus 06/26/2021
Saturn square Uranus First we address the essential nature of Saturn and Uranus and the challenges they represent to each other. Next we talk about the Saturn-Uranus cycle, its various stages and how these have played out across the backdrop of US and World History. Then we look at the current squares and what opportunities and challenges they are offering.
info_outline Palmistry with Kalem Turner 04/16/2021
Palmistry with Kalem Turner We'll have a look into the history of the art of Palmistry, see how it works according to planetary principles like Astrology, and talk about a few ways the Planets in your chart can show up in your hand and vice versa. Also an interesting sidebar on the merits of the whole sign house system.
info_outline The Hidden Alchemy of the Great Conjunction 02/01/2021
The Hidden Alchemy of the Great Conjunction Gary uses the Great Conjunction chart, in which Jupiter and Saturn are joined by asteroids Isis, Osiris and Horus, as a model to delineate the 7 Alchemical operations of the Emerald Tablet in correspondence with the vegetative cycle of the Nile and the Mythological cycle of Osiris, Isis & Horus
info_outline Mercury in Aquarius 01/21/2021
Mercury in Aquarius Gary explains classical concepts such as Triplicity dignity with his inimitable down to earth style, and gives lots of ideas of how to use the extended passage of Mercury through Aquarius for creativity, magic, personal growth, new beginnings and much more!
info_outline Mining the Deeper Secrets of Mercury Retrograde 01/13/2021
Mining the Deeper Secrets of Mercury Retrograde Far from being a simple matter of back and forth, Gary lays out 4 different astronomical dimensions in which profound shifts are happening during Mercury retrograde. We then explore the experiential manifestations of each 4, looking for what their meaning and purpose can be, and how best to use them to transform our lives.
info_outline Fixed Stars with Elizabeth Hazel 12/10/2020
Fixed Stars with Elizabeth Hazel Gary interviews Liz regarding the rich content and concepts in her new publication "Little Book of Fixed Stars." Then they have a look at few couple celebrity charts together, to illustrate how the fixed stars add to chart delineation.
info_outline Mars in Aries Magic 11/25/2020
Mars in Aries Magic First Gary shares the basic qualities of Mars, and also the philosophy and ethics behind magic. Next we talk about how to arrange the chart so our magic is most powerful. And finally we discover the magic of Mars' astronomy, and why the month of December holds abundant potential for the Red planet!
info_outline The Alchemical Journey of Mercury 06/07/2020
The Alchemical Journey of Mercury Gary shares his astronomical insights into the ancient Alchemical text The Emerald Tablet, and demonstrates the system he discovered to track Mercury's triple alignments and correspondences between Above & Below.
info_outline Venus cazimi in Gemini 06/02/2020
Venus cazimi in Gemini Tune in to hear Gary interpret the chart of the Sun-Venus conjunction from both a Mundane (World Astrology) and personal perspectives, using fixed stars, midpoints and aspects -including the 2nd of 3 Venus-Mars squares for this cycle.
info_outline Mercury and Venus out of bounds in Gemini 05/21/2020
Mercury and Venus out of bounds in Gemini Gary examines the astronomy of Mercury and Venus for clues into aspects of the Gemini archetype currently seeking expression. We also look at the chart of Transcendentalist storyteller Ralph Waldo Emerson and his writings for inspiration.
info_outline Venus Retrograde & Shifting Perspectives 05/08/2020
Venus Retrograde & Shifting Perspectives We re-visit Venus retrograde, this time by examining the different "dances," or dynamic loops She makes while traveling backward. Upon further examination the exceeding beautiful astronomical harmony of Venus' retrograde loops becomes an inspiration for seekers of alternate viewpoints.
info_outline The Alchemical Journey of Venus 04/24/2020
The Alchemical Journey of Venus Gary describes Venus' upcoming transformation from bright evening star through invisible union with the Sun and into bright morning star in terms of an alchemical and experiential process that will transform the way you think about retrogrades
info_outline Aries Ingress 2020 03/19/2020
Aries Ingress 2020 Gary uses the classical methods of Ingress and Eclipse charts to understand the current moment. A comparison of the 1345 & 1918 charts with 2020 shows some similarities, but gives hope that this pandemic will be much more contained. Finally, Gary also offers some ideas and practices for protection and making medicine from these energies.
info_outline Mercury Retrograde Loop in Pisces 02/12/2020
Mercury Retrograde Loop in Pisces Gary delivers the real dope on Mercury's extended stay in Pisces. By changing our viewpoint from the normal flat 1D view of the Zodiac, and going in-depth into the other 3D views available via the Astronomy of Mercury, we can begin to better understand the profound shifts, changes and transformation that are possible during this period.
info_outline Venus in Pisces magic 01/25/2020
Venus in Pisces magic First Gary shares the basic qualities of Venus, which make up Her magic. Next we talk about Venus' dignities -or favorite zones in the Zodiac where She is most powerful. And finally we discover the magic of Venus' astronomy, and why the current cycle holds abundant potential not seen for hundreds of years!