Fixed Stars in Astrology
23. Constellation – Virgo, the virgin
Virgo, the virgo, is the only female figure in the sky and has been associated with Virgin Mary and gods like Aphrodite, Ceres, Demeter, Ishtar or Isis.
– feminine qualities;
– material abundance.
Stars of Virgo
The most important stars from Virgo, in the order of magnitude are: Spica, Zavijava and Vindemiatrix.
Spica is the brightest star from Virgo, located on the ear of corn in maiden’s left hand.
Projected Ecliptical Degrees: 240 Libra 00′
Range of degrees with which can be in parans: Libra
Planetary nature: Venus/Mars
Official name: Alpha Virgo
– honor, fame, wealth;
– scientists, painters, musicians, writers;
– unfortunate for marriage;
– fertility, gifts, skills to do something outstanding.
Vindemiatrix is the third brightest star from Virgo, located in the arm of the virgin.
Projected Ecliptical Degrees: 100 Libra 06′
Range of degrees with which can be in parans: from Virgo to Sagittarius
Planetary nature: Saturn/Mercury
Official name: Epsilon Virgo
– disgrace, stealing;
– mental concentration;
– to be a collector.