Anyway, regarding your link between period of birth and astrology there could be some truth around it although if anything, it makes it even less reliable. Before creating this topic I could only say "maybe placeboo" but nothing else. Thats huge for 5-6 year olds. The attraction of astrology is that it's an elaborate personality test that encourages a lot of self-reflective navel-gazing, which some people enjoy and find beneficial. It shows you the ENVIRONMENT in which you are dealing with things. But is there any truth inside it? That is no longer fun. Press J to jump to the feed. Hello, users of CMV! Because astrology is not structured as a religion, but a system of universal function. For example, Astrology can be "true" because it gives advice that is common for most people, yet appears oddly specifc on a first glance. This is a footnote from your moderators. Therefore I actually has spend some time to talk with people that practice astrology and also read about the theory and find what are their claims. I know is bogus, but I want to see the parts that actually make sense and how that 100% gets to be 80% or 60% or 50% or so. Really insightful and matches very well with my findings until now. Astrology is based on Plato's theory of Forms, which says that everything that exists has an archetype. Edit: I may sound a bit upset, but it is not my intention. Firstly, please remember to read through our rules. Theres no valid science behind it. They taught the Greeks astrology around the 4th century B.C. Hope that helps! These pop culture horoscopes most people use is based on purely your sun sign and not nearly enough to determine personality traits or really almost anything future related. Happy CMVing! Astrology’s considered nothing else but a trend. 99% of astrology fans don't know if Mercury is in retrograde or what that even means. Astrology is a tool more accurately used for learning more about yourself, and letting you know what is happening in your present than fortune telling. Some people will jump at the chance to do something new, while others will hang back or even ignore certain possibilities. me me me me?" Each house has a different meaning and effect, each sign has a different meaning and effect, each planet has a different meaning and effect. There's a blending that happens in astrology that involves those three. I want to challenge this specific statement: On the contrary, it makes sense within the context of the Medieval worldview that it originated from. There are things that are different based on when you were born. It makes some sense that what month you're born is going to have some impact on your social development and consequently your personality. ... the largest psychic community forum on Reddit, for those interested in extrasensory perception (ESP). Vedic astrology is also known as Hindu astrology and originated in ancient India. For instance, the "typical" positive Aries traits are courage, daring and competitiveness, while the negative traits are self-centeredness, anger and pushiness. It makes absolutely no sense to read daily horoscopes in newspapers. Thank you. But astrology can have truth via self-fulfillment. Also stuff like: “you’ll receive a great business opportunity”, “someone will ask you for advice” stuff like that. Anonymous said: Have you started to watch the true beauty drama or just the web toon? Well, this is not true because astrology is definitely not any trend, but it is actually something which is present in our world since long time ago. No, indeed. There are some really interesting answers here and I am more than glad to see so much different opinions about the subject. And I don't believe in astrology. How you see it ? No. So a kid born in January, will be in the same class as a kid born in December. Belief in astrology gives people a sense of order and control over the chaotic universe. Astrology formed a large part of the existence for Greeks, Egyptians, and Babylonians. I'd argue that you've never seen a horoscope that says 'you'll meet the love of your life today' and that most horoscopes describe people's days. Yes, except I do care about finding out what the source is. These ancient astrologers based their interpretations on centuries of observations recorded by the Mesopotamians who came before them. Thanks. It exists since 25,000 years ago, or probably before then. As far as I am concerned a good astrologist working with these concepts can actually be quite close to a therapist. Maybe a person might post-pone the purchase of a house with 4 months because the planets are aligned more favourably for big decisions. There are three parts to any birth chart — planet, sign, and house. Does not change much the intention of the idea. You tell someone they're an Aries, and that Aries means they have traits X, Y, and Z... they'll believe it and consequently actually develop those traits. Western astrology s based on a tropical (or fixed) zodiac system that defines the year, and therefore the dates associated with each of the 12 zodiac signs, as beginning in Aries on March 21. Want to guess? Horoscope Stories, True Astrology Predictions Reddit. I could not understand it, it was beyond my comprehension, but it was valuable to my belief system and I was forever changed. The meaning of Astrology shows the “study of stars” What you understand, level of your understanding will decide the extent how you take it. New comments cannot be posted and votes cannot be cast, More posts from the changemyview community. If anything this is more a brainwash method. This is not science, of course, but it's outside of what science can explain. Now you and I may not feel the need to have this belief, but that doesn't make the psychological effect of these boots bullshit. There is no room for error when one says that the astrology as it is applied is quite bullshit. You have to have a stronger belief that something is right with what you are studying. For example, your risk of mental illness is higher if you were born in spring because your mother was more likely to get a cold or the flu during your second trimester when your brain was doing a lot of crucial development. And an Aries who's naturally shy might feel empowered by a personality test that tells them that deep down, they're courageous and decisive. http://www.reddit.com/message/compose?to=%2Fr%2Fchangemyview&subject=Removed+Comment+Rule+1+Post+Appeal&message=Mostly-Ponies+would+like+to+appeal+the+removal+of+. That is a good point man. Where astrology has made falsifiable predictions, it has been falsified. So astrology is real but its modern-day application is bullshit. So you have a point. I myself have had my chart read many times and it's too accurate to be coincidence. The attraction of astrology is that it's an elaborate personality test that encourages a lot of self-reflective navel-gazing, which some people enjoy and find beneficial. But is there any science to back up whether astrology impacts our personality and our lives? Is something I was somehow aware but never gave it more thought than just saying "placebo" effect. The Zodiac is based on planets not necessarily because the planets themselves have an influence, but because the movement of the planets across the sky as Earth orbits the sun is a useful way of measuring the passing of time. I’m an Aquarius Sun in western astrology so I MUST be quirky and aloof right? Let’s get down to business. Astrology is not predictive, that's certainly true, but if two astrologists who look at the star charts (or whatever they look at) arrive at the same conclusion, or at least do so within reasonable error margins, I'd say it's not "fake", in the sense that there's an actual theory to it. That means, I don't need to change my view to an opposite direction but I want to change my view and give credit to astrology where it deserves it. I always lagged behind them in terms of dropping kid things in favor of more mature things, so I was a bit of an outcast. FACT: The word astrology is from the Greek word ‘astrologia‘. Obviously, not every person born in the month of April has these as their dominant traits... but pretty much everyone has these traits present to some extent, so they'll reflect on this crude psychological assessment. Speaking of which, downvotes don't change views! how 1/12 of the population will inexplicably “meet the woman of your dreams” the same day. There is fun in that. It's really not that different from the MBTI personality test, which is extremely popular among "rational" people even though it's junk science. You can know it's fake, and still enjoy for the feeling you get when it's coincidentally right. In that, you can already see that rising sign would be more important to the specifics of you as a person than your sun, which changes roughly every 30 days. It is just smoke and mirrors. I think people take it for granted that astrology is a fact, and never stop to think about it. Think of it like going to a magic show. I think I've seen even a youtube video detailing why this is more dangerous than helpful long term. Does that make all bald men gay? People rarely kill each other over their astrological sign. Astrology is not a science, but there's a real, fascinating history behind humans attaching meaning to the stars. Edit #2: some people have suggested to say “false” instead of “fake”. The monk kept pouring tea until it overflowed. One might think that astrology really is less harmful than the other things I listed. A place to post an opinion you accept may be flawed, in an effort to understand other perspectives on the issue. It has been proven in numerous studies to be more accurate than placebo. Most the time it doesn’t hit anything and when it does most people are like “OMG! If you see a comment that has broken one, it is more effective to report it than downvote it. I am refering to the daily horoscope seen in morning tv shows, newspapers, websites, social media, etc. Gift Guides. People like personality tests and astrology because people like thinking about themselves and coming up with fancy terms to express their identity. It is clear that this force cannot be anything already established, like gravity or light, so it must be something else. 201k Astrologers In 2018, astrology became a meme, The Atlantic reports. As you learn more, your understanding deepens. Astrology had its heyday in the Mediterranean in the Hellenistic period, an era that took place between the 3rd century BC and the 1st century CE. Your entire birth chart is a series of 12 houses that always starts with the first house as what you might’ve heard of as your rising sign or ascendant and houses 2-12 following in chronological order. Edit 2: I'll come tomorrow morning with some updates on the comments I feel need some additional info added and respond to new ones, if that would be the case. Arguments in favor of the view OP is willing to change must be restricted to replies to comments." If my behavior reflects expectations of me based on my sign, then astrology is sort of true, by virtue of me believing in it and then making it true. Likewise, astrology is also not parsimonious because it postulates unnecessary forces. Some people say they don't know (or care) how astrology is true, but they frequently observe the results as true. I felt like there was no one there and no true answers to cure my pain and Dawn Anne showed up for ME. Feel free to message us. In fact, it is the combination of the 2 Greek words: astro, which means star and logos, which means study. A person went to a buddhist for advice and began to tell him how meditation couldn't work scientifically. Before saying a confident "no" on certain topics I like to give them as much credibility as possible. Enter with a mindset for conversation, not debate. Here's the short Answer: No. The guy said, "hey you can't get any more tea in there stop!" In bible you can see this logical falacy in several example. Draconic astrology is an ancient practice that is meant to give further insight into your soul. It makes no sense today. "The stigma attached to astrology—while it still exists—had receded as the practice has grabbed a foothold in online culture, especially for young people," the author summarizes. Nearly everybody has caught wind of Astrology and numerous individuals comprehend what are Sun Signs. This is like fortune telling, ofc its fake, but its fun... No reason to get upset. Any questions or concerns? Still, I think going into detail to describe a person based on, for example, the time, like “you were born at 9:30am so you must be really creative!” That doesn’t hold up. I like especially the insight on the link between real psychological traits and how astrology deals with it. The real world is full of arbitrary cutoff dates, where you'll be grouped with people as much as 364 days older or younger than you. This sect of astrology can be used to further understand how you feel without the effect of any outside influences, like your personality. Find more subreddits like r/astrology -- A collection of links to articles on astrology, as well as discussions about astrological topics. Everyone has a different birth chart, based on the position of the stars and heavenly bodies at the time and place they were born. Of course, that doesn't mean astrology is by any means something real but can be seen like a framework of giving good advices and improving the life of others. I want to uncover that "else" there. I don’t think having a theory makes it real. I also hate it when people ask my sign and when I tell them usually (specially women) put this face like “oh I figured!” And they frame me into a stupid stereotype. Religion, on the other hand, is nearly always held as truth, at least to that person. A place to post an opinion you accept may be flawed, in an effort to understand other perspectives on the issue. Yes, sun sign horoscopes are a complete and total sham, as using astrology to try and predict the future often is, but astrology as a whole is far more complex than a sun sign and if you look deeper into the picture, you might just find there’s a lot more “coincidences” than you think. Astrology can be defined as the study of the relative positions and movements of celestial objects as a means for understanding and predicting human affairs and terrestrial events. However, even if I read quite a lot about it I still fail to see something tangible. Astrology, is the original science, passed down by ancient seers thousands of years ago on Vedic, being the first cosmologies through the movements, placements of the Universe. Religions do exactly this. It's like if you go into a relationship and ask, "what will this give me? Western astrology can trace its origins back to the Babylonians. Seems unlikely but who knows. Just try to consider this: astrology is a hoax. Yes astrology is true. It was a true, real, and life-transforming experience to me. What I am more hoping is that in my small research I omitted some kind of "possibility" that there are some effects from astral objects. "You might want to engage in just about every activity except work. Definitely enlarged my views. Astrology is the study of the correlation between celestial movements and earthly events, and r/astrology is a community for sharing news and information about astrological topics. But they will be taught the same material so seeing as they cant compete physically, December kids will focus more on studies. Astrology (e.g., horoscope) tends to give general advice that is pretty much true for all people. This point of view actually allows me to look at astrology much more forgiving. How did he knew! They will be almost a year apart! If you would like to appeal, please [message the moderators by clicking this link.](http://www.reddit.com/message/compose?to=%2Fr%2Fchangemyview&subject=Removed+Comment+Rule+1+Post+Appeal&message=Mostly-Ponies+would+like+to+appeal+the+removal+of+his/her+post. I won’t tell you my sun sign. I don't believe it and I was mostly hoping to get some discussions going with people actually believing to a certain degree in it. Astrology Meaning. 2. Thank you! i.e. And furthermore, the belief in astrology is far more innocuous. Is astrology real? We'd just like to remind you of a couple of things. Twins born one minute apart have distinct charts. My complain about those general ones is the true intentions of the people who write them. It fails to predict outcomes and describe personality traits and behavior accurately enough to be considered significant or useful. If you assume that the planets are the archetypes for the people who are born under their respective signs, then it's sensible to try to predict what will happen in people's lives by studying the planets. Throughout elementary school I was the youngest and smallest kid in my class. Astrology books that promise to give relationship tips for Capricorns and Libras (or whatever) are actually just full of basic good communication advice that will probably smooth a relationship between any two people. I have, multiple times. Sorry Mostly-Ponies, your comment has been removed: Comment Rule 1. Press J to jump to the feed. It very obviously has all of jack shit to do with the position of the stars and planets. Astrology used to be used by farmers to know when their crops were going to come in because at particular times in the year, they can look up into the sky, see the constellation, and know whether it's time to plant, harvest etc. Plus, theres no scientific evidence that support it. It's like Confucianism: it's not a religion, but it seems to explain human nature very well. To clarify, since you believe it's 100% bullshit, does that mean that any factual correctness changes your view? While I understand this point of view and it had been exposed to me in past times, unfortunately you can say this about anything. Photographed by Rochelle Brock. This is not at all what astrology claims. Not people who say "do that or do something else" but people who try to study the planets and their movements and figure out what kind of influence could it have on people. That plan will produce the best results.". ∆ I like a lot this point of view. However I think you have to be careful with saying that it is 100% bullshit. Hope this helped! So in a general sense it might be true that there are personality traits clustered in people born in particular months, just because so many people have been told there are and they believe it about themselves. Edit: Sorry for delay I was at a German course and was unable to use my phone during that time. Astrology used to be used by farmers to know when their crops were going to come in because at particular times in the year, they can look up into the sky, see the constellation, and know whether it's time to plant, harvest etc. There is no rational way to explain how 1/12 of the population will inexplicably “meet the woman of your dreams” the same day. Vedic astrology comes from the Vedas which contain the oldest Hindu scriptures. Horoscopes • Spirit • Wellness. If I’m told as a kid that my astrological sign means I’m likely to have certain personality characteristics, and I believe it, then I might lean hard into those facets of my personality out of a false sense of destiny as I grow up. As for astrology, well, these same sorts of folks are all over that, too. But it might be bullshit that once upon a time was based on a somewhat valid observation. I think you’re thinking more of sun sign astrology vs astrology based on your full chart. By using our Services or clicking I agree, you agree to our use of cookies. This is completely understandable. I do agree false may be more appropiate/precise in the sense of holding truth. Astrology and horoscopes makes no sense. Astrology is a science that consists of a number of belief systems that hold that there is a relationship between astronomical phenomena and events … So yeah, you have to let go of toxic nonbelief in order for you to learn new things. First, astrology came from vast, in depth knowledge of astronomy. I don’t think you’ll find many rational people who would argue that it’s true in all cases, or accurate outside of groups of people who believe in it. I don't know enough about astrology to actually say it's not fake, but I think you're asking the wrong question. Consequently, I was never competitive for sports, and never got into them - the older/bigger kids could always run faster and throw harder. I think there is nothing that could potentially be true in astrology. Scientific testing has found no evidence to support the premises or purported effects outlined in astrological traditions. Although astrologers use Nasa data for their calculations, horoscopes aren’t a true map of the heavens. When I was born, my uncle hand-calculated my natal chart. Cookies help us deliver our Services. We additionally tend to peruse every day horoscopes and different forecasts. In my own case I can tell you that I was born in October, and the cutoff for entering school the year I did was November 1. If there are some things that are affected by birth season, and some of them match up with Zodiac signs, then it's not always incorrect to say that "Aries are more likely to this" or "Scorpios are more likely to that.". This is just common sense good advice. For every generic daily message awaiting you, there is a bored person writing for Horoscopes.com that has no credibility. They couldn't identify a single one of the zodiac constellations in the actual night sky. "Direct responses to a CMV post must challenge at least one aspect of OP’s current view (however minor), unless they are asking a clarifying question. It’s closer to a religion, in my opinnion. It is just smoke and mirrors. The Astrology Podcast - Chris Brennan's weekly astrology podcast is a great resource with over 100 episodes, many of which feature interviews and discussions from professionals in the field. So astrology is real but its modern-day application is bullshit. ?” and right away completely ignore that 99% of the time it is wrong. Might be, some astrologists may be using this kind of information without even realizing but seems quite unlikely for me now. More from Spirit. But if you are willing to open your heart and mind there is a lot that you can benefit from. At this point, astrology became regarded as a type of science. The patterns suggested by astrology don’t really happen in real life. Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts. And I'd expect NASA or astrophysicists who literally spend their whole life looking at planets to also find some theories that could potentially give a small degree of validity to astrologists, a thing that is yet to happen. It seems to be total bullshit. However, assigning traits to birth months can have some merit. then you're not going to get anything from it. This wiki page links to a whole bunch of studies on things that are affected by your season of birth. It’s a crafted lie designed to fool us. It is statistically innacurate to describe people’s traits based on their birth date and time. If people really don't feel like their personality fits their sign, they can get a fancy natal chart done that will tell them that even though their sign in Taurus, the position of Jupiter or whatever counteracts their Taurus traits and makes them a true Scorpio. Historical evidence shows that astrology has been regularly used for the last four thousand years, and remains very popular today. That 100% I wanted to be changed. A Christian website absolutetruth.net states that Astrology is strongly condemned by the Bible as tantamount to witchcraft and occultism. You know no REAL magic is being performed, and it's an illusion - but it's still good entertainment. New comments cannot be posted and votes cannot be cast, More posts from the changemyview community. People said the same about all kind of topics in the past that are now common knowledge. I think this is the most accurate explanation for this. They kept careful records of astronomical phe… You will feel much better if you get your work done first and then socialize. Are you a psychic? I mean I understand the link between season of birth and the development of a child, and I understand the implication astrology has but I don't see the correlation between those two. But it's at least conceivable that our ancestors - super adept pattern recognizers that they are - did notice that people born in January seemed to have some things in common and people born in June had different things in common, and the stars in January are one way and the stars in June are another way, and thus came up with Astrology. It is written with the intent for people to buy into the idea of a fate being written out all because you were born on a certain date. Nothing really "false" here. Really enjoying the discussions! None whatsoever. First of all, this should be a … This science, is related to be called the science of Fate, or you may call it … Is Astrology True? Many cultures have developed astrology systems, but the Western, Indian and … Actually, I have read that seasonality may affect the parents emotional state during the child’s first months, and that MAY have a slight impact in the child’s personality. Disease is dis - ease. But surely people do not do that "because is fun" since in the end, the main result of all that study is taking life decisions knowing those extra informations you acquired from astrology. So yeah it's bullshit. So that kid who was born in January, will probably be more developed physically than the December kid. This probably contributed to why I became a nerd and geek; which coincidentally lines up pretty well with my sign, a Libra. Enter with a mindset for conversation, not debate.   Something about astrology is too tantalizing for people to pass up: it’s “in”, it’s perceived as harmless, and it’s fun whether or not it’s true. The people who write that nonsense basically overshoot and try to layout multiple guesses for gullible people to believe. Maybe an empath or empathic? So people can feel like they're getting real benefit from astrology. I don't think we'd be seeing such huge patterns and seeing the predictions come true if it was just rubbish. Plus when it comes to astrology, its true significance is embedded in what it symbolizes to each individual. Hope that makes sense. Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts. Maybe change it and consider that is 80% bullshit with some 20% worth giving credit for. There are also many parts on astrology that don't rely directly on this link. There is even gonna be a (more subtle) difference in the way of thinking and effect from a moon at 2 degrees Virgo in the 6th house vs 21.39 degrees. Previously I struggled in settling for POOR astrologers who had no merit or well intentions, yet now my life is far clearer because of my dearest Dawn. We could both agree to believe in a theory that all bald men are gay. See the wiki page for more information. But people will ask, Is Astrology Really True? Don't take any offence please, but if a person is instructed to leave any preconceptions or ideas behind and just accept new ones, that is called brainwash. The first is that it's somewhat self fulfilling prophecy. If you are thinking about submitting a CMV yourself, please have a look through our popular topics wiki first. You can come up with many more theories regarding the time of year a person was born and how it effects his school life and therefore development as a person. Whether the objective is predictive or descriptive, astrology is inconsistent in fulfilling its own porpuses. And I think it a truth universally acknowledged: that if Harry Reid, John Podesta, Bill Richardson, Bill Cohen and Bill Clinton all believe something real and true, the rest of us should too. Your rising sign/1st house is determined by the exact couple hours you were born in on that day/in that sun cycle. For astrology to be valid and true, there must be some force which establishes a connection between people and various bodies in space. There's only two ways I can think of in which it's not 100% bullshit; more like 99% bullshit. written by Sara Coughlin. So I agree with you that there is probably nothing true in astrology, from a scientific standpoint. Simply put. This is true of good opportunities as well. (The opening chapter of Malcolm Gladwell's Outliers makes the opposite observation, that many pro athletes have birthdays that cluster around the cutoff date that would have made them the oldest in their class). my moon sits in 21.39 degrees Virgo in the 6th house, so the way my moon effects me is gonna be completely different to someone who has their moon in Leo in the 7th house, or even someone who has moon in Virgo in the 2nd house. Astrology has been rejected by the scientific community as having no explanatory power for describing the universe. Not necessarily. That shows up on different sites, daily papers, and magazines. Astrology is just a very elaborate, mystical personality test that you can manipulate to get whatever results you want. Astrology can be baffling at first because it involves a different kind of wisdom. I want to change my view and find the reasons why isn't 100% bullshit. 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