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Weimar Republic


COHORT

Goethe's spiritual-cosmological viewpoint was strongly influenced by

Goethe's writings conferred a life-shaping influence upon

Goethe's home was invaded and nearly destroyed during the wars conducted by


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Goethe in 1811, age 52

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Goethe Johann [age 79] painted by Stieler, 1828

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polymath

politician

poet

dramatist

philosopher

theorist of physical science

scientific illustrator

author of Die Leiden des jungen Werthers ++ Faust


Johann Wolfgang von Goethe


Earth-birth Thurs-28-Aug-1749

dematerialization 22-Mar-1832 [age 82]


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Goethe by von Ferdinand, 1818

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Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

1749-1832

polymath

politician + philosopher

illustrator

popular songwriter + poet


birth data from http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Johann_Wolfgang_von_Goethe

tentatively rectified by BP Lama Jyotishavidya

charts + graphs + tables = produced by Shri Jyoti Star - adapted by BP Lama

Rising Nakshatra

Masculine Nativities

Svati - Arcturus

Chotthi - Vayu - Nishtya


BPL commentary

For Svatika births of a masculine valence, the disposition of mesmerizing, hypnotic, shadowy, exciting, passionate, ambitious, opportunistic, privilege-seeking Professor Rahu may considerably affect the outcome .

For those born into the paradigm of Nishthya, exotics, ethnic mixers, opportunists, fascinators, mesmerizers, privilege-seekers, impostors, rogues, agents of passion and desire, self-proclaimers, self-promoters, charlatans, masters of smoke and oils, and entrancingly ambitious persons may be especially influential.

Guided by the instructing intelligences of Arcturus. Their purpose is to broker trade agreements and balance the interests of multiple ambitious stakeholders.


Social justice, personal power

[Rahu] -ruled Svatika gentlemen are Mix-Master Middlemen. They tend to be fascinating figures. By skillfully mixing and trading with different folks, Svatika chaps build exotic new exchange relationships.

They are often found in policy organizations and government agencies, where their social equity work is distinctively multi-cultural. Roles include trader, exchanger, bridge-builder, diplomat, negotiator, deal-maker, bargainer, marriage-matcher, alliance-designer, and other balancing activities that engage two mismatched sides within one functional agreement.

Svatika represents Rahu's desire to amplify Shukra's quest for harmonious agreements. Rahu challenges cultural boundaries. The mix-master may skillfully combine unusual agents and mismatched agendas in order to obtain a rebalanced status. Similar to Sadachbia, the Svatika-born are mixed-system orchestrators who may take direction from Otherworldly sources.

The character of Rahu is determinative.

Due to their Rahu-gifted ability to think outside the box, Svatika-born may realize previously unthinkable opportunities for diplomacy and fair exchange. Their success is noted in negotiation, trade-deals, and bargaining in commodities, ideas, or services.

In politics, Nishthya fellows may be associated with social, economic, or political integration of previously hostile or excluded participants. Their special talent is dealing with those who may be rogues, outsiders, stigmatized, or posturing frauds . Vayu-born graciously mix people and environments that were once segregated, by making successful pairings between ethnicities, religions, nations, or individuals of differing practice.

Their pursuit of a social justice agenda is not entirely idealistic. It is ultimately motivated by their desire to obtain privilege by facilitating partnership geared to increased barter, brokerage, and exchange.

Themes of opportunity, fascination with appearances, and acquisition of privilege may contextualize Svatika's terrestrial experience. Applies also to Chandra-Svati

QUOTATION from Shil-Ponde. (1939). Hindu Astrology Joytisha-Shastra. p 84.


" ... a slow and deliberative character,

  • almost ponderous in thought and action

  • Yet, intelligent and logical

While he may be slower at arriving at conclusions than most people,

  • on final analysis his reasoning is sound

  • and his conclusion more accurate than others who may be more brilliant.

He is very religious, somewhat orthodox ,

  • and his environment permitting will attend church regularly

  • or at any rate participate in some religious activity.

Many priests or ministers are found to have Swati on the Rising Point."


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Goethe Narcissist [age 26] painted 1775 by Georg Melchior Kraus


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Christiane Vulpius of Weimar, lifepartner of Goethe

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JWG and his lifepartner, Christiane Vulpius of Weimar

Biographical events matched to the Vimshottari Dasha calendar



Rahu Mahadasha page birth until age 3.8]


[Guru Mahadasha] [age 3.8 until age 19.8]

28-Aug-1749 Earth-birth in Frankfurt am Main, Hesse, Germany * Guru-Guru svabhukti


[Shani Mahadasha] [age 19.8 until age 38.8]

1767 [JWG age 18] retreat from the dominance of the father * Shani-Shani svabhukti * Shani rules 6th-from-Surya

1768-69 [JWG age 18-19] severe illness while a young adult student * Shani-Budha bhukti * Budha rules 12-withdrawal, isolation

Aug-1771 [JWG age 21] obtains lawyers Lizenziat [Licentia docendi] in Frankfurt and begins a law-practice * Shani-Shukra bhukti * Shukra lagnesha

1774 [JWG age 24] produces his most famous work * Die Leiden des jungen Werthers [The Sorrows of Young Werther] * Shani-Shukra bhukti * Shukra lagnesha

1775 [JWG age 25] romance and engagement to Lili Schoenemann, but the engagement "lapses" after months of traveling * Shani-Chandra bhukti * Chandra rules 6th-from-Chandra emotional conflict

25-May-1782 [JWG age 32] grieved decease of father * Shani-Guru chidradasha [end of an era] * Guru rules 7th-from-pitribhava


[Budha Mahadasha] [age 38.8 until age 55.8]

12-July-1788 [JWG age 38] Goethe and Christiane Vulpius meet for the first time. The daughter of a dismissed Weimar archivist-copyist, 23-yo Vulpius came to Goethe's office to plead for financial patronage for her brother, an aspiring writer. * Budha-Shukra bhukti * Shukra attraction, finance

1788 [JWG age 38] Goethe and folk-muse Christiane Vulpius become cohabiting domestic partners. Christiane's sister and her aunt also join the home. The proper ladies of Weimar are scandalized, so the happy household moves from center-city into the outerskirts of town. * Budha-Shukra bhukti * Shukra randhresha, identity-change

25-Dec-1789 [JWG age 39] celebrated the birth of child-1, Julius August Walther von Goethe . Four additional children would be born into the union, but only August survived past childhood. * Budha-Surya bhukti * [Surya-yuti-Budha] Budha activates 9 + 9th-from-Chandra ++ samchara R-K Tula-Mesha contact navamsha Chandra-Mesha


[Ketu Mahadasha] [age 55.8 until age 62.8]

1806 [JWG age 56] catastrophic home invasion by French militia during the invasive wars of Napoleon Bonaparte. According to Goethe, his extraordinary lifepartner Christiane bravely protected the homestead and the destruction of their home was avoided. * Ketu-Budha chidradasha * Budha rules 6th-from-4, harm to home

19-Oct-1806 [JWG age 57] Following seventeen years of shared homelife, ceremonial consecration of marriage 1-of-1 with Christiane Vulpius, at the Jakobskirche in Weimar. Ketu-Budha chidradasha * Budha rules Kanya 7th navamsha ++ samchara R-K Dhanus-Mithuna contact radical R-K


[Shukra Mahadasha] [age 62.8 until age 82.8]

13-Sep-1808 [JWG age 58] grieved decease of beloved mother * Shukra-Shukra svabhukti * Shukra rules 4th-from-Chandra = burial of elderly parent

1815 [JWG age 63] Christiane suffers a stroke, followed by crippling pain of renal failure * Shukra-Rahu bhukti

06-Jun-1816 [JWG age 64] grieved the decease of wife Christiane Vulpius. She is buried in the Jakobskirche where the pair had been married. However, Goethe did not attend the church funeral. * Shukra-Rahu bhukti


28-Oct-1830 [JWG age 78] death of Goethe's only surviving child, son Julius August * Surya-Shani bhukti * Shani rules 12th-from-putrabhava

22-Mar-1832 [JWG age 82] dematerialization * Surya-Ketu bhukti * Ketu chidrakaraka

Distinctive Features of the Nativity

[Surya]

pitri-karaka [father] jyoti-karaka [light]

[svakshetra]

[energizing-identifying lagnesha for Simha indriya-lagna]

[bright center of dramatic games]

[radiates personal confidence]

[identified with center-stage entitlements]

...

[political-ceremonial Pūrvaphalgunī-1] [navamsha Surya-Simha] [vargottamsha] intuitively confident dramatized flamboyant self-central display

[Surya-yuti-Budha]

  • [Surya-Simha] Khaga * Khagaya - air-moving * brightly charismatic confidence of Center-stage Surya radiates through the regally entitled game-playing rashi of Surya
  • [Surya in bhava-1] center of identity * bright embodiment * intelligence for competition * focus on appearance * genius for innovative self-expression * athletic entitlements * eye on personality * sparkling center of body-based vitality * father may be an icon-competitor-inventor
  • [Surya-yuti-Budha] confidently conversational * bright messenger * entitled to discuss * creatively intelligent sibling-cohort * discursive father-figure * gestures conduct the spiritual rays of the Sun * radiantly descriptive * articulate in drama * skillful game-player * self-confident announcements * talks about ideals * narrative of power-politics * recites love poems * describes divine romance

OUTCOMES - SURYA

a polymath writer-illustrator-scientist whose researches into nature and human character covered a broad scope. A brilliant literary figure.

radiantly confident political-dramatic [Surya in bhava-1] rules

  • 1- personality, appearance, embodiment, social-attribute package

Goethe was a voluble [Surya-yuti-Budha] man-about-town in Weimar, a legendary social-intellectual capital in WG's day.

Weimar attracted talented people from throughout Europe. Goethe was born into the privileged classes and he held professional roles as a high-ranking court officer

Throughout his life, Goethe needed to negotiate a very challenging combination of a super-strong administrative [uchcha] [Shani in Bhava-3] and a super-strong creative Surya in bhava-1. These graha facilitate writing and publishing, governance and management, along with other graha which articulate his remarkable range of talents and skills.

FATHER

Dad was a town manager, documenter and report-writer [Surya-yuti-Budha] ++ as a recognized leader and politician. Dad had a large presence Surya in bhava-1 amplified by drishti from Rahu-5. Attorney father had an imposing influence upon Goethe.

A burning-strong Surya-Simha receiving the incoming drishti from Rahu-Dhanus-5 made Goethe a famous creative figure. His literary writings were continuously popular from in his own day without lapse until the present time.

[Surya-yuti-Budha] shows Goethe's own capacity for administration-management.


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matrikaraka [mother] * garha-karaka [village]

...

[publishing-collaborating Purvabhadra-3] [navamsha Chandra in Mithuna] intuitively sensitive commercial communications

  • [Chandra-Kumbha] comforted by friendship * sensitive to gridworks * needs marketplace connection
  • [Chandra in Purvabhadra - Pegasus pada 1-2-3] soothed by expansive understanding * protectors of philosophical doctrine * preaches a broad perspective on human needs
  • [Chandra in classroom-5] comfortable with politics * familiar with speculation * intelligent confident mother * soothed by playing games * charmed by children * needs applause * sensitive to center-stage roles * nourished by self-expression * feels entitled * attuned to heart-centered emotion * settled into the rhythm of artistic creativity * routinely seeks amusement * calmed by admiration * undulating celebrity * mother may be an actress, scholar, creator, gambler, romantic

OUTCOMES - CHANDRA

MOTHER

Catharina Elisabeth Goethe, born Catharina Elisabeth Textor, (19 February 1731 – 13 September 1808) was the mother of German playwright and poet Johann Wolfgang von Goethe and his sister Cornelia Schlosser. She was also known by the nickname Frau Aja and the title Frau Rat. Contents

Born: Catharina Elisabeth Textor, 19 February 1731, Frankfurt

Children: Johann Wolfgang von Goethe (son), Cornelia Goethe (daughter)

Died: 13 September 1808 (aged 77), Frankfurt

Spouse: Johann Caspar Goethe

Catharina Elisabeth Goethe - Wikipedia"

CAREER - 10th-from-Chandra

Goethe was not only a scientist [Kumbha] and philosopher Chandra in Purvabhadra.

JWG was also the songwriter of numerous bawdy German folk melodramas that were wildly popular and performed in village taverns.

Many of his dramatic works are written for an earthy, non-literate audience due to Chandra's ruler, Shani-Tula [uchcha] in bhava-3 writing. These comic-tragic tales of village life provided an outlet for his imagination [Chandra activates 12] and established him as a familiar German cultural icon.[Chandra]

Chandra = folkways. Goethe wrote countless bawdy tavern songs, and more formal lyrical poems too. Goethe was a serious scholar in many fields and he had the discipline Shani-Tula to produce voluminous documentation. In addition he was said to be a chatterbox Budha in bhava-1 [dikbala] showing delight in spoken language, dialect pronunciations, and local twang.

During the intervening two centuries, science has advanced while basic human consciousness has not. Over time, Goethe's drama and poetry have outperformed his abundant scientific works Chandra in Shata-taraka. Yet even the older scientific drawings are still admired for their detailed accuracy and stylistic beauty.


MARRIAGE partnership emotional equity support expectations

Johanna Christiana Sophie Vulpius was born in Weimar, 01-Jun-1765 and died in Weimar 06-Jun-1816 [her age 51). Christiane was the non-exclusive life-partner and after 14-Oct-1806 the legal wife of Johann Wolfgang Goethe. She was the mother of his five born children [only one child survived to adulthood).

In a husbandly nativity, kalatra-karaka [nīcha] Shukra suggests some illness or servitude of the spouse and Generally, imbalance-seeking-a-remedy in marriage

[7th-from-Chandra-7]

  • bhava-1 containing Budha-Simha yuti [Surya-Simha]
  • suggesting that Christina deeply supported Goethe's [creativity [Simha] and love of entertainments [Simha] including his numerous romantic endeavors
  • Goethe referred to Christina as his muse. He found her irreplaceable, and was not concerned with public opinion about her social status.

[Kuja]

bhratru-karaka [brother] virya-karaka [virile]

[Yogakaraka homebound-securing bandesha for Simha indriya-lagna]

[Yogakaraka doctrinal-believing dharmesha for Simha indriya-lagna]

[vigorously ideological political campaigns]

[energetically inspirational stage performance]

[athletic coaching boosts adolescent confidence]

[promotes customary guidance teachings]

[optimistic physicalized intelligence for dramatized competition]

[dharmesha in dhanus-5 is splendid for politics-entertainment]

[may battle over beliefs with one's own children]

...

[rhythmic-ethnic Mūla-4] [navamsha Kuja-Karkata-nicha] defensively-pursuing familiar protections

[Kuja-yuti-Rahu]

  • [Mangala-Dhanus] vigorous development of humanistic worldview * energized inspiration * thrust toward doctrinal expansion * proactive teaching-preaching * promotes philosophical globalism * champion of broad understanding * pursues patronage
  • [Mangala in bhava-5] drive toward creativity * pursuit of games * pioneering speculation * dynamic style of flamboyant display * competitive children * energized by romance * political conquests * productive intelligence * push toward celebrity * champion of romance * promotes choice-making *propulsive genius * actively charming *
  • [Kuja-yuti-Rahu] thrill of muscular action * competitive ambition * passion to win * fascinating physicality * compulsive drive toward heroic battle * dynamic desires * champion of culture-clash * forward thrust toward opportunity * forceful pursuit of privilege

OUTCOMES - MANGALA

creative, political, literary, self-activating [Mangala in bhava-5] rules

  • 4-homeland, patriotism, schooling, mother + foundations, cultural rhythms, ethnic basis
  • 9-doctrine, philosophy, beliefs, patriarchal figures, pontificating

JWG's dramatic masterpiece = Faust. This tale of all-too-human folly and greed is often required reading for college literature classes. Faust has kept a wide appeal to Euro-culture audiences for more than two centuries.

The creative, political, philosophical pair Mangala-yuti-Rahu-5 occupy the emotionally associative, community-linking, economically gainful, profit-regulated, friendly, participatory, goal-oriented, socially-networked 11th-from-Chandra

Goethe's brotherly [Kuja] friendship with Karl August, Duke of Saxe-Weimar-Eisenac provided most of his income [11] and prestige opportunities [Rahu] via politicized administrative and managerial appointments to various government projects [3rd-from-3rd).

It was the royal [5] Karl August's belief [Dhanus] in Goethe's wide-ranging talents that allowed Goethe to rise both socially and financially.

yogakaraka + Mangala-Dhanus * [Mangala in bhava-5] rules 4-patriotism ++ 9-philosophy.

Although Mangala-Dhanus will generally bring the energetic, dynamic movement of [Mangala in bhava-5] into the world of creative literature and celebrity politics [5), in his capacity as ruler of bandhu-4 Mangala also allows the excitement of home-invasion [1806] by French soldiers


[Budha]

jamayah-karaka [sibling] sandeza-karaka [message] zisya-karaka [student]

[dikbala]

[historical-evaluating dhanesha for Simha indriya-lagna]

[profitable-friendly labha-pati for Simha indriya-lagna]

[Dhanayoga = Budha-1 rules 2 + 11]

...

[financial-heritage Magha-2] [navamsha Budha-Urisha] intuitively detailed-explanatory stories use historical sound-color values

[Budha-yuti-Surya]

  • [Budha-Simha] political communications * articulation of unique creativity * delivers celebratory announcements * manufacturers bright displays * explains celebrity entitlements * romantic messages * declares poetic adoration * delights in glittering phrases * manages entertainments * details the procedure for theatrical amusements * speaks with royal flamboyance * talks about gambling * plays intelligent games * hands-arms-shoulders send dramatic gestures
  • [Budha in bhava-1] narrative of body, bifurcated self-image, discusses physical appearance, describer of embodiment, explainer of tangible self, delivers instructions for self-characterization, articulation of communicative movement, animated gestures, talks about personality, details the two-sided identity
  • [Budha-yuti-Surya] amusing explanations * entertaining chatter * central roles in communication * brightly clear descriptions * dramatic enunciation * confidently delivers instruction * articulation of radiant certainty * political messenger * talkative father-figures

OUTCOMES - BUDHA

writing, messaging, lyrics, communications, reports, announcements, documentation

For Simha indriya-lagna, Budha in bhava-1 creates a Dhanayoga

  • Budha activates 2-banking, conserved assets ++ 11-marketplace income, revenues, goals
  • Budha activates creative-secretive 5-8 from Kumbha-Chandra

[Guru-Meena] in 2nd-from-Chandra suggests birth-family affluence. Goethe was raised in bourgeois comfort by his town-manager dad and educated mother. His various income opportunities were mainly framed as writing, publication, administration, and teamwork projects = Budha.


[Guru]

dhava-karaka [husband] bahuta-karaka [variety]

[svakshetra]

[witty-creative vidya-pati for Simha indriya-lagna]

[mysterious-revealing randhresha for Simha indriya-lagna]

...

[dramatizing-creative Andromeda-1] [navamsha Guru-Simha]

  • [Guru-Meena] much sleep * theoretical understanding * broad inner guidance * optimistic imaginings * inspirational dreams * intuitive beliefs * doctrine of esoteric understandings * expands the scope of contemplative awareness * multiple prayers * permission to envision
  • [Guru in bhava-8] great rejuvenation * many sudden changes * many confidences * faith in rebirth * numerous identity transformations * generous in-laws * extensive tantra * expansion of undisclosed forces * abundance of initiations * many mysteries * regenerative emergencies * secret guidance * hidden inspiration * believes in invasive healing * multiple surgeries * in a wifely nativity, husbandly-companion may be a revolutionary, disaster-responder, or trauma-healer

OUTCOMES - GURU

mystically transformative, permissive, change-expanding [Guru in bhava-8] activates

  • 5-politics, romantic idealism, drama, children, creative arts-literature-poetry, genius, inspired performance
  • 8-cycles of revolutionary transformation, new identities while retaining the existing physical form, invasive psychology, discovery, unveiling, revelatory insight

[Guru in bhava-8] -Meena expansion rules the creative, ambitious Mangala-yuti-Rahu-5 ++ secretive, healing Meena-8

[Guru in bhava-8] = multiple identity transformations

  • JWG was known as a literati, a government administrator, an attorney, a scientific illustrator, a romantic lover, and numerous other identities

Randhresha Guru-5 is stressful for children. Goethe had five children with Christiane Vulpius, but only their eldest son survived to adulthood.

Goethe's surviving son Julius August Walther von Goethe was born in 1789 [Goethe's age 40). Goethe's marriage to his son's mother Christiane Vulpius occurred in 1806 [Goethe's age 57). His son was obliged to live with the bourgeois stigma of illegitimacy for seventeen years. Julius August Walther von Goethe, the only surviving son predeceased his father.

Yet Guru-Meena-8 is financially well-placed in 2nd-from-Chandra, and the senior Goethe arranged favorable positions for the junior Goethe.

Goethe was a recognized polymath who displayed a stunning variety of artistic, literary, scientific, and legal talents.. While Goethe's secrets were many, his public side was dramatic and inspiring Mangala-yuti-Rahu-Dhanus . His works were celebrated as peak examples of German wisdom, philosophy, teaching, and numerous diverse expressions of understanding. Goethe demonstrated his genius via an astounding variety of connected fields of study.

  • According to wikipedia, these included "epic and lyric poetry written in a variety of metres and styles prose and verse dramas memoirs an autobiography literary and aesthetic criticism treatises on botany, anatomy, and colour and four novels. In addition, numerous literary and scientific fragments, more than 10,000 letters, and nearly 3,000 drawings by him are extant."

[Shukra]

svadu-karaka [sweet] kalatra-karaka [wifely companion]

[nīcha]

[dutiful-hierarchical karmesha for Simha indriya-lagna]

[busy-messaging vikrama-pati for Simha indriya-lagna]

...

[populist Aryaman-3] [navamsha Shukra-Kumbha]

  • [Shukra-Kanya] appreciation of service ministries * likes logical argument * attracted to subordinates * delighted by animals * accepts unbalanced agreements * prefers exploitable partners * pleased by pain relief * enjoys humility * graciously accommodates unfair contracts * sweet alliance with victims * litigious bargaining
  • [Shukra-2] [svabhava] seeks pleasure via gathered treasuries * enjoys banked assets * bargains toward collected equity * feminine-figures predominate the family * gracious storyteller * pretty preservations * balanced linguistic expression * beautiful voice * pleasing designs to adorn the face * aesthetics of mouth + jaw + teeth + hair * graceful neck * prefers historical values * appreciation of speech-and-song * in a husbandly nativity, wifely-companion may be a banker-collector-historian-preserver

OUTCOMES - SHUKRA

Relationships

  • Learning Pathway experiences may involve feminine-figures who are deceived, disadvantaged, marginalized, or suffering from low self-worth [Kanya 12th-from-balancing Tula].
  • Partnerships personal and professional may be challenged in matters of equity, fairness, mutuality, balance
  • Attracted to servants, employees, service-workers, helpers, and aides.
  • Aesthetic of exploitation.
  • Often displeased with peers.

[Shukra-Kanya] [nīcha] occupies the secretive the revolutionary, emotionally turbulent, perpetually transformative, trauma-inducing, discovering, revealing, danger-seeking 8th-from-Chandra . Goethe's romantic adventures and misadventures were also celebrated, as he seemed to eschew conventional relationship conduct while becoming a Weimar favorite ladies' man.

Shukra is also responsible for the orderly aspect of JWG's governance career.

  • Shukra activates Karakamsha = bhava-10 governance duties
  • Shukra activates Arudha lagna = bhava-10 governance duties
  • Shukra activates [10th navamsha] containing Shani + Budha + Ketu= career in song, art, governance

Lifepartnership

[Shukra-Kanya] suggests that Goethe's wife needed to be a service-class woman not a fragile woman like Lili with whom he dissolved engagement in Shani-Ketu bhukti. Finally married Christiane the house-servant and artists model, 31 years later in 1806 and they produced five children.

Goethe's amorous lifestyle was accepted by his peers. Shukra-Kanya suggests marriage with a servant-figure or one committed to a ministry of service. His wife Christiane Vulpius was a strong and capable housekeeper. She boasted neither social nor intellectual pretensions.

Despite Christiane hailing from a much lower [considered vulgar] social register, after 19 years of being unlicensed lovers, Goethe married her at his age 57.

An earthy woman who was a house-servant and artist's nude model, Christiane was apparently very strong. Goethe boasted to everyone that Christiane had counter-attacked marauding soldiers who threatened their home and their children.

Shukra in the secretive, revolutionary, emotionally turbulent, perpetually transformative, trauma-inducing 8th-from-Chandra . Goethe's socially conscious mother [Chandra-7] was horrified at his marriage, and died soon after their wedding. They remained married until Christiane's own death ten years later.

[nīcha] [Shukra-2] rules 3-writing + 10-governance

[nīcha] Shukra * Despite his dignified job and high-placed friends, Goethe was prone to writing and enacting bawdy, salt-of-the-earth musical melodrama. He broke marriage-engagement contracts. He consorted with ladies of diverse reputation. He was generally a man-about-town.

His amorous affairs and in particular his marriage to a servant woman Shukra-Kanya caused consternation among his bourgeois peerage. However Goethe's literary reputation has steadily increased over the centuries, due mainly to Shani-[uchcha] 3 which maintains the appreciation value of written works.


[Shani]

duro-karaka [endurance] * jara-karaka [Jahre, years]

[uchcha]

[bargaining-balancing yuvati-pati for Simha indriya-lagna]

[inimical-medicating rogesha for Simha indriya-lagna]

[obligation to report on trades]

[regulates announcements about alliances]

...

[evaluating-historical Viśākha-2] [navamsha Shani-Urisha]

[Atmakaraka duty, responsibility, class-hierarchies, social-stratification, structure, law, science]

  • [Shani-Tula] overburdened agreements * restricted leverage * mandatory bargaining * strict rules for making agreements * structural compression upon kidney-pancreas * rigidly regulated match-making * must form socially approved partnerships * must honor the lowest-common-denominator in deal-making * mandatory fairness * must normalize social justice * unyielding obligatory diplomacy * must advocate for equity * exchanges must be lawful * must continue conventional negotiations * scarce trading resources * maintainer of old bargains
  • [Shani in Bhava-3] steady time-structured dialogue * heavy responsibility for business * obstructionist younger siblings * disciplined handwork - required writing * must message * obliged to explain * cautious instructions * orderly teamwork * tense interactions * communicative fatigue * chronic sadness * stops spontaneous announcements * mental depression due to old repeating thoughts * may limit the hearing * tight time management * regulated schedules * elders preserve materialistic mentality

Shani activates 7-diplomacy ++ 6-conflict.

Among his other skills, Goethe was a professional diplomat and representative of the royal court

[Shani in Bhava-3] occupies the elder-respecting, old-faith, strict philosophies, punitive, scarcity-preaching 9th-from-Chandra

Enduring Literary Legacy

Most of Goethe's literary oeuvre is still in print, 250 years after he produced it. His poetic writings continue to influence the minds of each new generation of dedicated readers. Goethe - especially Faust - is read by university students and by intellectuals who specialize in the study of European culture. It is common to hear non-German intellectuals declare that they undertook the study of the German language solely for the purpose of reading Goethe!

  • Goethe's style and ideals provided a major influence upon the work of Knowledge of Higher Worlds 1861-1925 Rudolf Steiner who was the founder of Anthroposophy.

However, not everyone is equally enamored of Goethe's style.

  • The American leader POTUS-03 Declaration of Independence 1743-1826 Thomas Jefferson was a contemporary of Goethe, and Jefferson had traveled in Germany. Replying to a peer who asked whether he had read Goethe, Jefferson reportedly said, " Never!"

Goethe was a dignified agent of the social order, and his governance duties in the Weimar Republic were a source of public recognition and respect. Shani occupies 10th-navamsha

Shani activates Kumbha-7 scientific exchange

Goethe was proudest of his scientific writings and his laborious, detailed scientific schematics Shani in Bhava-3 diagrams . However, these writings and drawings were contextualized by the limited [Shani] knowledge of his era and most have fallen into disuse. However, they are valued as fascinating evidence of the unfolding history of 18th century scientific thought.


[Rahu]

rajyalobha-karaka [ambition] picchala-karaka [slippery]

[for Simha indriya-lagna]

[Rahu casts passionate drishti into 9-11-1]

[passion for doctrinal politics]

[seeks opportunity via theological-ideological display]

[craves inspirational drama]

[fabulous principled ceremonial performance]

[astonishing genius for romantic games]

[brilliantly philosophical children-or-students]

[gains importance via intelligence for higher understanding]

...

[masked, hidden-power Pūrvāṣāḍhā-4] [navamsha Rahu-Vrischika]

[Rahu-yuti-Mangala]

  • [Rahu-Dhanus] shimmering illusion of wisdom * craving for philosophical principle * mirage of generous patronage * extraordinary theory * extravagant preaching * unorthodox approach to higher truth * mask of global humanism* fascinating doctrine * over-reaching catechisms * fabulous proselytism * seeks special importance via apparent [but perhaps not authentic] attributes of philosophical belief * seeks privilege via guru-roles
  • [Rahu in bhava-5] passion for prestige politics * hungry for celebrity * fascinating romance * extraordinary games * in svabhava of Splendid Surya, the Shadowy Specter seeks exceptional children * outsider who cleverly insinuates into center-stage creative roles * culturally mixed entertainment * amplified poetic idealism * enchanting individual charisma * flamboyant fashion * unusual autobiography * craves admiring attention * intriguing displays of creative genius * seeks important roles in performance art * unconventional literary expression * desires royal entitlement * mesmerizing pageantry * entrancing dramatic splendor * opportunistic lovers * ambitious games-players * may wear the persona [mask] of a thespian * pretentious intellectuality * thrilling demonstrations in the eye of the camera * boundary-breaching politics
  • [Rahu-yuti-Mangala] amplified competition * magnified championship * exotic pursuits * tricky innovation * opportunistic brother-warriors * fascinating [but perhaps illusory] appearance of dynamic energy * hypnotic attack * passion for engines * craves hot movement * invasive force of cross-cultural mixing

OUTCOMES - RAHU

The political-philosophical pair Mangala-yuti-Rahu-5 occupies the emotionally associative, community-linking, economically gainful, profit-regulated, friendly, participatory, goal-oriented, socially-networked 11th-from-Chandra

This double signification indicates the lasting influence of Goethe's well-placed friends. His most powerful relationship, a sincere brotherly [Kuja] friendship and advocate arrangement with Duke Karl-August the ruler of Weimar, created remarkable prestige for Goethe.

These dynamic [Kuja] opportunities [Rahu] connected Goethe to a network of ambitious, philosophical young men.

Thus, his ability to realize his diverse ambitions extended far beyond what would normally be allowed for a young middle-class attorney from a non-aristocratic family


[Ketu]

kavandha-karaka [headless] chidra-karaka [gaping] vasana-karaka [vacuum]

[for Simha indriya-lagna]

[passively fixated on ambitiously inspirational-dogmatic Rahu-Dhanus-5 ambitious children, celebrities, or speculators]

...

[musical-sonorous Punarvasu-2] [navamsha Ketu-Urisha]

  • [Ketu-Mithuna] dissociates from conversation * incomplete messages * explains the ineffable * empty instructions * absent from discussion * wandering mentality * fragmented signals * not limited by conventional talk * dialog of liberation * ignores normal business * forgives the sibling-cohort * incoherent scripts * releases a plant-green cloud of explanatory gestures into the misty abyss
  • [Ketu in classroom-11] eccentric friends * no limits on profitability * dissolves barriers in community * peculiar social network * vacuous associations * irrelevance of material achievements * intangible goals * ambivalence toward economics * disappearing elder siblings * disregards social awards * ignores marketplace norms * abandons large group systems * unless other graha occupy 11, may prefer to live free from socializing = off-the-grid.

OUTCOMES - KETU

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