The Esoteric Lyrics Of Dr. John’s “Litanie des Saints”

Dr John lyrics Litanie de saints meaning interpretation translation

 

In the interest of musical science and research, and since this blog is named after another of his songs, I thought I’d do a post on the possible deeper meaning of the lyrics to Dr. John’s “Litanie des Saints”. I’ll note straightaway that I’m no expert and I’m doing this mostly in hopes of feedback from more knowledgeable music geeks than I.

 

Here’s the typical phonetic lyrical interpretation found on the internet:

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Using Psalms And The Moon’s Cycles To Turn Dreams Into Visions

New full Moons eclipses dreams visions psalms

 

Even the most casual observer of the Moon’s cycles will notice an increase in dream frequency, intensity, and message around the New and Full Moons and especially at eclipses. The Moon is the light of the night world and thus the conduit of dreams; astrologically, there are certain lunations more prone than others to delivering cinematic quality dreams rich in meaning. Knowing the timing of such lunations by watching Gilded Splinters Astrology for lunar posts tagged “dreams” and utilizing the power of the Psalms as a guided meditation can set you on a path of turning dreams into full visions. Continue reading “Using Psalms And The Moon’s Cycles To Turn Dreams Into Visions”

Recommended: SkyView Phone App

SkyView AppAstrology began by observing with the naked eye the visible movement of the celestial bodies and corresponding their movements with terrestrial events. In recent times, that observational instinct has been lost for most people, first by the physical barriers created by skyscrapers and city lights and nowadays by the obsession with our handheld devices. If you’re an astrology fiend who doesn’t really pay attention to the visible movement of the planets because your eyes are glued to a screen, you should at least have a skygazer’s phone app so there’s no excuse for not carrying on our predecessors learning style. Continue reading “Recommended: SkyView Phone App”

The Astrology Behind Bob Dylan’s Transfiguration

bob Dylan astrology transfiguration gilded splintersThe way we all learn astrology is by watching it in action, and by studying it in retrospect in people’s lives. You’ll read a lot about the North and South Nodes in relation to a person’s mission statement in this life – and a great example of this in action is the transfiguration moment in Bob Dylan’s life. Continue reading “The Astrology Behind Bob Dylan’s Transfiguration”