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Arielle Guttman began her formal studies in astrology in 1974 in San Diego, California. In 1980 she founded Astro Originals, a consulting firm utilizing astrological teaching tools. Based in Santa Fe since 1986, Arielle's work primarily focuses on private one-to-one client sessions, group seminars and writing books on astrological subjects. Conversant in the many fields of astrology, her specialty areas are reflected in the five volumes she has written and published for the astrological community. Her five books are at:
As a long-time traveler and lover of the archetypal energies, Arielle has both traveled with groups and facilitated small group in the areas of astro-mythology, archeo-astronomy, dream sharing, star gazing and ceremony to coordinate with specific planetary alignments.
As a resident of Santa Fe, New Mexico for 25 years, Arielle has initiated and participated in many local astrological groups and gatherings, bringing together a diverse group of people that use the language of astrology as the “bread” of life. These include the inceptions of The Santa Fe Astrology Forum (1989), The Sophia Center of Santa Fe (2004), Sophia Venus Productions (2009), and The Santa Fe Astrology Circle (2011) – link: sophiavenus.com/workshops
Since the publication of her fifth book, Venus Star Rising, Arielle has been touring the country to introduce the Venus Star Point® theory, a revolutionary new astrological point, which transforms a person’s chart and their perceptions of how they can function most harmoniously in life.