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Luminaries

(religion, spiritualism, and occult)

Traditionally, the Sun and the Moon were referred to as the luminaries because, in contrast to the planets, they “lit up” the Earth. The majority of contemporary astrologers have ceased to use the term, in spite of its pleasant connotations.

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