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Mars and the Raw, Animalistic female Libido   Leave a comment

This post owes a huge deal to http://www.alternet.org/books/women-sex-monogamy. This book suggests: women’s sexual self-restraint in maintaining civilization is far greater than men’s. Because a) the stakes are higher and b) the promiscuity of her libido is greater. [UPDATE: Which goes some way to explaining the roots of patriarchy.]

Its is Eve’s sexual libido in genesis that is portrayed as destroying Eden and the origin of sin.  Inanna (Venus) in Sumerian mythology is given the Mes by the chief God Enki which included kissing the phallus and the art of love-making.  Inanna the ancient Venus had qualities that the classic Greeks gave to Mars an insatiable lust and a war like stance.  “Hymns to Inanna” have been cited as early examples of the archetype of a powerful, sexual female displaying dominating behaviors and forcing Gods and men into submission to her.  Inanna is the goddess of love – but not marriage. She is connected with extramarital sex and sensual affairs, prowling streets and taverns for sexual adventure.  Gilgamesh points out Inanna’s infamous ill-treatment of her lovers. Inanna also has a very complicated relationship with her lover, Dumuzi, in “Inanna’s Descent to the Underworld”.  Inanna like Eve comes under the influence of male judgement and is found wanting.

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Posted June 14, 2014 by neptune's Aura Astrology in Female Mars

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Asteroids Diana 78 and Artemis 105 Sisters are doing it for themselves   Leave a comment

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Diana and Artemis both represent the indestructible feminine hunter / warrior inside us all.  They are wild and untamable aspect no man can reach or touch of feminine power, they are the protectors of the natural world and of women as a whole.  They represent our ability to rise from the ashes untainted and pure of the divine spirit of the sisterhood.  These women are strong, independent aspects of our nature.

In the natal chart both these aspects highlight areas where we are protectors, what it is we seek to protect and defend.  They show where our strengths lie, where we are independent of society and social constraints.  They show where we will not give way to others but fight for our rights.  Strong Artemis and Diana in the chart depicts strong independent women having a major impact on our lives.

They also represent parts of our hidden sexuality and natural instincts, both of these asteroids show our darker sexual natures as hunters and devourer of men.  In male charts it can show where we feel threatened by strong women.

Posted March 23, 2014 by neptune's Aura Astrology in asteroids

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