According to Edith Hamilton’s book on Mythology Castor and Pollux were inseparable twin brothers and were often represented riding splendid snow white horses.The twins were the guardians of sailors and among other things joined Jason’s quest for the golden fleece (a symbol of plenty) in the tale of Jason and Argonauts. They were said to live half their time on Earth and half their time in the golden homes of heaven. These are wonderful images to contemplate during this New Moon eclipse acceleration.
The two main stars of the Twins, Castor and Pollux, mark the outer rim of the Sacred Hoop and draw our attention to the mysteries of duality and polarity and the mythic stories regarding twins around the world. In some cultures twins were revered and in other cultures twins were feared. Read More