Felicitas


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Felicitas

(religion, spiritualism, and occult)

Felicitas, asteroid 109 (the 109th asteroid to be discovered, on October 9, 1869), is approximately 76 kilometers in diameter and has an orbital period of 4.4 years. It was named after the Roman goddess of happiness. When prominent in a natal chart, Felicitas indicates a person with a generally positive attitude. Its location by sign and house position indicates potential sources of happiness. When involved in many inharmonious aspects, Felicitas may show a person who is glad about the wrong things, or an unwisely optimistic person.

Sources:

Kowal, Charles T. Asteroids: Their Nature and Utilization. Chichester, West Sussex, UK: Ellis Horwood Limited, 1988.
Room, Adrian. Dictionary of Astronomical Names. London: Routledge, 1988.
Schwartz, Jacob. Asteroid Name Encyclopedia. St. Paul, MN: Llewellyn Publications, 1995.
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Finnis accounts for Aristotelian eudaimonia [what Aquinas calls felicitas and beatitudo] in terms of what he calls "integral human fulfillment.
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Winner's Summary NAME CITY AMOUNT John Woods Gardena $75,000 James Tomlinson Gustine $30,000 Doris Buchanan Lompoc $25,000 Haseeb Neyazi Fremont $25,000 David Sepulveda El Monte $ 5,000 Robert Gonzales Yuba City $ 4,000 Francisco Magana Santa Paula $ 2,500 Cristie Stewart Stockton $ 2,000 Demetrio Pagulong Norwalk $ 2,000 Felicitas Abrenilla Milpitas $ 1,750 Ashout Shahnazaryan Glendale $ 1,750 Koie Osathanukhro Bakersfield $ 1,750 Donna Dehus Modesto $ 1,750 TOTAL $177,500