As our population grows older, maintaining our health becomes an important priority. Hygeia, the goddess of health and the fourth-largest asteroid, is associated with continuation of good health. Hygeia in the natal chart suggests how one can remain healthy and prevent sickness. In this lecture, we will explore how to use this goddess archetype to maintain a healthy mind in a healthy body.
Jim Rodgers, M.D., is a board certified psychiatrist. He graduated from Brown University Medical School and completed his Psychiatric Residency at Harvard Medical School. He is also a student of Western esotericism with an interest in astrology, alchemy and mysticism. He holds a diploma in Alchemy and Hermetic Sciences and is a member of the International Alchemy Guild and the National Council for Geocosmic Research. His work in astrology involves the integration of astrological symbolism with Depth Psychology. His work is guided by the belief that the astrological archetypes can foster a deep understanding of the individual psyche, and can serve as a guide to understand the journey toward healing, transformation and wholeness.