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Rulerships and Qualities

Anatomy and Physiology Correlated to the Zodiac



   ARIES: Brain, cerebral hemispheres, cranium, eyes, face, upper jaw, internal carotid arteries.

   TAURUS: Neck, throat, palate, larynx, tonsils, lower jaw, ears, occipital region, cerebellum, atlas, axis, external carotid arteries, jugular veins, pharynx, thyroid gland, cervical vertebrae.

   GEMINI: Shoulders, arms, hands, upper ribs, lungs, trachea, bronchi, capillaries, breath, oxygenation of blood.

   CANCER: Stomach, esophagus, diaphragm, the mammae, lacteals, upper lobes of liver, thoracic duct, pancreas, serum of blood, peristalsis of the stomach, chymification.

   LEO: Heart, dorsal region of spine, spinal cord, aorta, superior and inferior vena cava.

   VIRGO: Abdominal region, large and small intestines, lower lobe of liver, spleen, duodenum, chylification, peristalsis of the bowels.

   LIBRA: Kidneys, adrenals, lumbar region, skin, ureters, vasomotor system.

   SCORPIO: Bladder, urethra, genitals, descending colon, prostate gland, sigmoid flexure, nasal bone, pubic bone, red coloring matter in the blood.

   SAGITTARIUS: Hips, thighs, femur, ilium, coccygeal vertebrae, sacral region, sciatic nerves, ischium.

   CAPRICORN: Skin, knees, joints, hair. AQUARIUS: Lower limbs, ankles.

   PISCES: Feet, toes, fibrin of the blood.


   ARIES: Energy, forcefulness, excesses; heat, dryness, inflammation.

   TAURUS: Stubbornness, brooding, uncontrolled anger, luxuriousness.

   GEMINI: Negativeness, restlessness, nervousness.

   CANCER: Lack of vitality, tenacity, unforgiveness, distrustfulness.

   LEO: Impulse, arrogance, fixity, vitality, ardor.

   VIRGO: Selfishness, criticism, lack of sympathy, chastity. LIBRA: Self- centeredness, sensitiveness, melancholy.

   SCORPIO: Tyranny, destructiveness, worrisomeness, reproduction.

   SAGITTARIUS: Restlessness, venturesomeness, accidents.

   CAPRICORN: Limitation, deliberation, crystallization, dryness.

   AQUARIUS: Gloom, endurance, nervousness; supersensitiveness.

   PISCES: Sensitiveness, lack of vitality, indolence, secretiveness.


   ARIES: Neuralgia, insomnia, cerebral congestion, brain fever, baldness, headache, dizziness, eye affections, toothache, gumboils.

   TAURUS: Goitre, diptheria, laryngitis, tonsillitis, croup, polypi, quinsy, glandular swelling of throat, apoplexy.

   GEMINI: Bronchitis, asthma, pneumonia, consumption, pleurisy, corrupted blood, nervous trouble, anemia.

   CANCER: Indigestion, dipsomania, gastric catarrh, hiccough, flatulency, dropsy, sclerosis.

   LEO: Heart disease, angina pectoris, locomotor ataxia, hyperaemia, spinal disease, spinal meningitis, fevers.

   VIRGO: Peritonitis, malnutrition, dysentery, colic, constipation, diarrhea, cholera, typhoid, appendicitis, tapeworm.

   LIBRA: Bright's disease, lumbago, suppression of urine, nephritis, diabetes, renal calculi, uraemia.

   SCORPIO: Syphilis, rupture, gravel, scurvy, fistula, piles, diseases of the womb or uterus, urethral stricture, prostatic stricture, nasal catarrh, disease of nasal mucous membrane and nasal cartilage.

   SAGITTARIUS: Locomotor ataxia, sciatica, lumbago, rheumatism, hip disease, accidents to thighs.

   CAPRICORN: Eczema, erysipelas, leprosy, dislocation of bones, weak knees.

   AQUARIUS: Varicose veins, swollen ankles, leg ache, nervous diseases, sensitive skin.

   PISCES: Bunions, gout, deformed feet and toes, tumors, dropsy.


   SUN: Vital Fluid, spleen, distribution of heat, pons varoli, oxygen, heart.

   VENUS: Throat, kidneys, thymus gland, venous circulation.

   MERCURY: Nerves, bronchial tubes, pulmonary circulation, thyroid gland, right cerebral hemisphere, cerebro-spinal system, sensory nerves, vital fluid in nerves, vocal cords, ears, sight, tongue, all sense perception, breath.

   MOON: Esophagus, uterus, ovaries, lymphatics, sympathetic nervous system, synovial fluid, alimentary canal, lymph, chyle, nerve sheaths.

   SATURN: Gall bladder, pneumogastric or vagus nerve, teeth, skin, joints, ligaments, sigmoid flexure.

   JUPITER: Liver, glycogen, suprarenals, arterial circulation, fibrin of blood, disposition of fats.

   MARS: Iron in blood, red coloring matter in blood, genitals, motor nerves, left cerebral hemisphere, muscular movements, desire body, rectum.

   URANUS: Ethers, eyes, pituitary body, gases.

   NEPTUNE: Pineal gland, spinal canal, nerve fiber.


   SUN: Hot, dry, vital, constructive, expansive, tonic.

   VENUS: Warm, lymphatic, relaxing, sedentary.

   MERCURY: Cold, dry, nervous.

   MOON: Moist, cold, nutritive, receptive, collective, fluidic.

   SATURN: Cold, dry. chronic, contracting, crystallizing, binding, restricting, centripetal, obstructive. JUPITER: Warm, moist, nourishing, expansive, corpulent, gourmandizing.

   MARS: Hot, dry, inflammatory, energetic, eruptive, excessive, violent, positive.

   URANUS: Dry, spasmodic, electric, explosive, convulsive, disorganizing.

   NEPTUNE: Comatose, shrinking, stunting, restricting, constricting.


   EYES: Aries, Uranus, Sun, Moon, Ascelli, Antares.

   EARS: Taurus, Mercury.

   NOSE: Scorpio.

   TONGUE: Taurus, Mercury.


   This article was adapted from "Astro-Diagnosis--A Guide to Healing," by Max Heindel, page 27-32, published by The Rosicrucian Fellowship.


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