Friday Night Lecture
Most modern people suffer severe time distortion, subscribing to the linear and equal theory of time, and although this line of reasoning fell into disrepute with the demise of the Mayan long count linear calendar, as the world did not end as we know it on the Winter Solstice of 2012 with any celestial event worth noting, it is amazing just how many secular thinkers still reckon time by todays’ distorted Civil calendar. We as astrologers know better for the true nature of time is derived from celestial movement, and the real nature of time of cyclic, as it travels in cycles, and the great majority of the worlds’ calendars reckon time in the archetypal cycle of lights journey into darkness and darkness’ journey back to light. Many are deceived today to believe that time is regular and equal in its flow, when in fact it is not. There are only two times a year when time is equal and those are the equinoxes when light and dark are balanced all over the planet. The rest of year time is not equal, and that the distorted belief that it is equal creates what I call “time sickness” for those who persist in living in this state of delusion. Further time will not run out, nor end in the “end of times” as some calendars predict. It is rather the illusion of equal time that must end, for it is linked to disturbing practices in time productivity that is the bane of every working man, woman and child. We as astrologers are aware of the cyclic nature of time, whether we are on Mars’ time, or Saturn’s time, and the role of the astrologer is help our clients transition out of this delusional sense of time, and begin to understand and participate in what we call liberated time, which goes under the name of enlightenment.
7:00 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.
Location: 3185 NE Regents Dr., Portland, OR 97212 (SUBUD Center)
$10 OAA members / $15 non-members Pay Online!
Dennis Flaherty is an internationally recognized astrologer, and one few westerners who is practiced in both Vedic and Western astrology. He been the recipient of many awards from the ICAS, CVA and ACVA; the Indian Council of Astrological Sciences. Dennis is one of the several founding members of both the American College of Vedic Astrology (ACVA) and the Council of Vedic Astrology (CVA). He has served four times as President of the WSAA, the Washington State Astrological Association, and has been elected four times to the Steering committee of AFAN. He is on his 3rd term as President of the CVA since 2004. Dennis was nominated for a Regulus Award in Education at the last UAC in 2012.Dennis was among the first wave of East/West astrologers and sponsored the first international East/West conference, Sacred Astrology, featuring over 28 eastern/western astrologers in 1995 in the greater Seattle area. Dozens of his students have completed his correspondence course and have gone on to start their own successful Vedic astrology practice. Dennis Flaherty can be contacted at: NW Institute of Vedic Sciences, 543 Main St, Unit D, Edmonds, WA 98020. Tel: 425-778-6487. Web page: www.vedicsciences.com. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Consultations with Dennis:
Dennis will be doing consultations at 2144 N Sumner St on Sunday, April 12th. If you would like to schedule a consultation with Dennis, please visit www.vedicsciences.com or call 425-778-6487.