June 1st, 2015

Hu design

Utorak, 15 Ša'ban, 1436

The Opening Prayer (from Ibn 'Arabi's Awrad al-usbu')

Planet: Mars

Prophet: Aaron & John

Moon phase: Gibbous - overcoming

The Sun is in 11 Gemini: A Negro girl fights for her independence in the city (Sabian symbol for 12 Gemini)

The Moon will soon enter its 20th mansion, which extends from 4 Sagittarius 17 to 17 Sagittarius 8. This is the sixth mansion within the third seven-fold cycle of the 28 mansions.

In Ibn 'Arabi's listing, the 20th mansion signifies The Water, whose letter is س and whose Divine Name is The Life-Giver, الْمُحْيِىى.

In the traditional Arabic system, the 20th mansion is known as An-Na'am, The Beam. Its keywords are hunter, targeted pursuit of a goal, taming or containing of aggressive forces, alliance. Its image is that of a figure with the head and arms of a man and the body of a horse, holding a bow in its hands. The angel of this mansion is Kyriel.

Later this evening, Mars will enter my 10th house. Just after noon, the Moon will enter its Full Moon phase. In the late afternoon, the Moon will enter my 4th house.

It is the 15th of Sha'ban. I plan to fast during the day. The Qadiri-Rifai shaykh has had his assistant email a zikr recommendation, which I will attempt.