Lynn Bell – Listening to the Daimon: The 12th and 11th Houses

November 18, 2017 @ 10:00 AM – 4:30 PM
Macalester College - Carnegie Hall 06A
1600 Grand Ave
St Paul, MN 55105
$80 (NCGR members) - $95.00 (Non-members)


Astrology Workshop: Learn how to call out the best of your natal birth chart and how to call upon the guide within your 12th house. 

The 12th House is a profoundly mysterious part of the chart. Planets here are not always functioning at their best. Energies can be locked away or wildly out of control. Perhaps we are asked to listen to their promptings differently. The ancients called this the house of the kakos daimon, the Bad Daimon, the one who guides us through difficult experiences, to places we would rather not go. How can we understand the tasks that are given by planets in this complex house, and by its ruler? In this workshop, we will also look at the agathos daimon, the Good Daimon, of the 11th House, to find out how we can call up the best in our chart.

Note: There will be a 1-hour lunch (flexible) break from 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM.

Lynn Bell

Lynn Bell is a Paris-based astrologer whose work spans multiple cultures as a speaker, teacher, author and consultant in astrology. She has been teaching at The Centre for Psychological Astrology in London since 1995, and has had an active consultation practice in Paris for over twenty-five years. Living in France, she has developed a strongly cyclic approach to astrology and blended it with her own psychological work as well as training in Eriksonian Hypnosis and work in family therapy.

A background in literature and sociology come together in a keen interest in the relationship between the individual and collective cycles. She has spoken at most of the major astrology conferences in the world, UAC, ISAR, the World Congress in Switzerland and the FAA in Australia, as well as many other venues in the UK and Europe, Mexico and the US. She has been a tutor for The Faculty of Astrological Studies Summer school in Oxford, and teaches seminars internationally. She has recently taught seminars in Austria, Norway, Holland and Germany, as well as France and Mexico. She joined MISPA at its inception in 2015.

Her articles have appeared in The Mountain AstrologerApollon, The AA Journal, Meridian, and other major astrological publications. Her most recent book is “Cycles of Light: Exploring the Mysteries of Solar Returns” (2005). She is a co-author of “The Mars Quartet” (2001) (with Darby Costello, Liz Greene and Melanie Reinhart), and the author of “Planetary Threads” (1999), which explores family patterns in astrology. She helped create L’Association Française d’Astropsychologie in Paris. For information about Lynn’s services as an astrologer please go to:

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About Shawn

Shawn is an archetypal astrologer from Minneapolis, MN, where he does readings and teaches classes and webinars. He begins as a Tutor at MISPA (Mercury Internet School for Psychological Astrology) in the autumn. He has spoken at the 2015 conference of the Astrological Association, and presented at the London School of Astrology, Nightlight Astrology, MISPA, and the Minnesota Jung Association. His writing has been published in The Mountain Astrologer. He is a graduate of the CMED Institute, where he studied archetypes with Caroline Myss.