Prophet of the day (according to Ibn 'Arabi): Jesus
The Sun is in 26 Aquarius (in my 6th house) An ancient pottery bowl filled with fresh violets. (Symbol for 27 Aquarius from Dane Rudhyar, An Astrological Mandala)
The Moon is at 13Lib41 (in my 2nd house). Lunar mansion (according to Ibn 'Arabi): 16, The Sixth Sky, Sky of Mercury and House of Jesus, letter Ṭā, The Numberer (Al-Muḥṣī)
Lunar phase: Disseminating - Demonstration (Phase names and keywords from Dane Rudhyar, The Lunation Cycle)
Haindl Tarot: Seven of Cups - Illusions of Success (Arrogance); I Ching: 4, Meng (Youthful Folly); Reversed I Ching: 3, Chun (Difficulty at the Beginning)
In the afternoon, the Moon will transit my natal Mercury (in my 2nd house).
Worked at home this past day. Commented on another chapter of my advisee's dissertation. One more to go, but not this evening.
After reading an article recently on Steve Bannon's supposed admiration for the writings of Julius Evola, I was motivated to order a copy of Mark Sedgwick's Against the Modern World. It is interesting to view Traditionalism and its connection with Sufism in the West through his lens.