Fixed Stars in Astrology
26. Constellation – Corona Borealis, the northern crown
Corona Borealis represents the wedding garland of flowers given to Ariadne by Venus to celebrate her marriage to Dionysus.
Christians saw it as the Crown of Thorns worn by Christ.
In many cultures it was seen as a crown, a garland of flowers, a woman’s headpiece.
– woman power, value, dignity;
– a gift, a chance, advancement.
Stars of Corona Borealis
Coma Borealis is a faint constellation and has only one named star: Alphecca.
Alphecca is the brightest star from Corona Borealis.
Projected Ecliptical Degrees: 120 Scorpio 26′
Range of degrees with which can be in parans: from Virgo to Aquarius
Planetary nature: Venus/Mercury
Official name: Alpha Corona Borealis
– honor, artistic ability;
– healer, occult ability;
– achievements, advancement, feminine strength;
– betrayal in love.