May 31 7:30 pm
Hephaestus: the devalued masculine
Hephaestus, the crippled smith, is conceived by his mother without a father, then rejected for his deformity. His myth illuminates the shadow issues around Jupiter, about not being good enough, in a parent’s eyes. Hephaestus, the devalued masculine, is courted for his ingenuity and skill, mocked for his wife’s infidelity. We will look at mothers and sons, and how creativity may bring healing to envy.
Lynn Bell is a Paris-based astrologer whose work spans multiple cultures as a speaker, teacher, author and consultant in astrology. As a master consulting astrologer with a multi-layered approach, Lynn’s work combines psychological and spiritual perspectives. Lynn has been a featured speaker at many of the major astrology conferences in the world: UAC, ISAR, the World Congress in Switzerland and the FAA in Australia, as well as many others. She teaches for The Faculty of Astrological Studies Summer school in Oxford, the LSA and the CPA, and she continues to consult from her home in Paris. Her book on planetary patterns in families, Planetary Threads, was first published in 1998. Her expertise in Solar Returns resulted in publishing Cycles of Light in 2005. She is also one of the co-authors of The Mars Quartet, and numerous journal and magazine articles.
Find Lynn Bell at: lynnbellastrology.com
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