Cardinal, Fixed, and Dual Signs

Besides the ruler and the element, “orientation” is the third factor granting unique character to each zodiac sign. Orientation is about the way the sign inspires movement and progress. There are three: cardinal, fixed, and dual.  Signs with cardinal orientation inspire us to move in new directions. Those with fixed orientation inspire us to remain…

The 12 Zodiac Signs, by Element and Mode

This is a quickie in answer to a specfic question of a student. But I hope there aren’t too many typos and so on, and that you can enjoy and understand it.   Cardinal mode has similarity to fire. Fixed mode has similarity to earth. Dual mode has similarity with air. Water has some similarity…