The Three Liliths

Lilith Lilith Astrology, in astrology incorporates three entities. We have Black Moon Lilith, Asteroid Lilith and the lesser known Dark Moon Lilith. Together they work as a Triple Moon Goddess, which describes a process of transformation. The three Lilith’s are also useful in pinpointing which brand of Lilith energy is strongest in your chart and at which stage you may have the most issues with. After studying Eris in detail it is apparent to me that she is the higher octave of Lilith. Eris is the Uber-Dark Goddess and by combining her with the outer planets we can see how each corresponds quite neatly with three phases of the moon.

To see the Lilith astrology archetype in terms as a triple goddess makes total sense to me. After I wrote this post I discovered Demetria George had come up with a similar concept about Lilith. Comparing it to the bible story she says: ” The Asteroid Lilith describes the first stage in the mythical journey where she is suppressed, humiliated and flees in a fiery rage to the desolate wilderness. The Dark Moon Lilith depicts the pain of her exile where she plots and executes revenge. The Black Moon Lilith shows how she transmutes her distorted image back into its natural healthy expression” [1]

ASTEROID LILITH

CRESCENT MOON. 1181 on astro.com. The Maiden (Puberty & Virginity), Colour White.

ORBIT. She is the only solid representation of Lilith found in the main asteroid belt between Mars and Jupiter. Takes 4 years to orbit the Sun. Discovered in 1927. Diameter of 67km.

KEY WORDS. Rebellion, feminist, prostitution, exile, freedom fighter, confrontational, equality, impulsive, innovative, unconventional, asexual, instinctual, hands-on healing.

She is hands on with her energy as represented by the hand like glyph. Earthy and practical, she reflects the part of the creation myth where she protests to God about having the “lay beneath” Adam and not being treated as his equal.

Asteroid Lilith is like URANUS/ERIS. Uranus having been castrated makes him asexual, he is often sited as being the “gay” planet which is suggestive of alternative lifestyles. The fact that he was castrated by Cronus (Saturn) is interesting. Another symbol of patriarchy whipping off power from this eccentric, ball breaker!

Asteroid Lilith Feature.

Author: Marina Macario

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  1. Fantastic article Marina. I looking up all my Lilith points. Wow. My halloween zone has no planets there. So, I guess, like you said it is the black hole feeling. the black moon points Lilith(osc Lilith) at 12 cap and the regular one from the astro.com pull up menu at 6 cap. But I do have mercury at 4 cap and my vertex at 17 and moon at 18 cap all in the 5th house of course. Yahoooooo…..
    My asteroid Lilith is at 20 aqua in an approaching conjunction to my natal dc at 23 aqua…..Hmm wonder how that works. I guess, I am really only interested in relationships that I feel there is a true sense of equality. A balance. I hate men who act or think they are smarter then I am and act arrogant. I hate men who try to manipulate me too. Interesting huh. Kind of makes sense having that there. Dark Moon Lilith is at 3 d scorpio which falls in my 3rd house. I wonder how that manifests itself. It gives that point a much more martian or plutonian essence does’nt it?

    Thanks again for the wonderful information and research. Really interesting.
    I need to read more.

    Micheline

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    • Interesting! My Mean and True Lilith are on your DC as is my Mars.
      You have Asteroid Lilith on your DC and my sister has Mean Lilith on her DC.
      I wonder about Liliths on the DC, because I think they manifest more in the partners than yourself. You describe a preference for Lilith friendly men. But is that what you attract?
      I don’t see my sister as very Lilithy, in the sense she is not very dark or spikey. She gives the impression of wholesome, bright, Venusian beauty, even quite traditional. She’s certainly not the black sheep of the family (Id say that was me!) BUT she does attract younger Lilith men who are very modern and content to let her wear the trousers I think. She’s not housewifey to them and they end up doing all the cooking!
      Lilith on an angle IS strong however, so she has had very Lilith themes in her life, but they are not obvious at all. Is that true for you? If they were on the AC they would be.
      But then you have Mean Lilith strong as it’s conjunct Mercury a personal planet, so you will speak out even if it makes you unpopular. Its quite a psychic connection too.
      I wouldnt say you had a black hole corridor just coz its empty. At 6 degs wide chances are it wouldnt capture many planets. Its IS almost at black Hole proportions though because of the size. 6 degs is still quite small. I call it a Black hole if it 5 or under.

      Your Dark Moon in the 3rd makes it mercurial, I don’t use the signs, but Dark Moon is definitely the most Plutonian of the Liliths anyhow. As you have Mean Lilith conjunct Mercury as well as dark Moon in the 3rd, I would think you could express your Lilith energy very well in writing.

  2. I loved your artcles and they have helped me to understand a few things. I would love a Lilith reading.

    Brilliant research!

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  3. Thanks Revy, Natalie, Anne-Louise and Michelle. I wrote this article a while back , but it got lost in our old blog set up. It’s wonderful to get such great feedback since I aired it once more. It’s funny because I re-read it and thought, “Blimey, did I write that?!” I don’t think it was me, it was LILITH!
    Whenever I write about her it feels like I’m channeling.

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  4. hey, haven’t read all comments, so please excuse if it’s been mentioned. i wondered if you’ve ever read barbara black koltuv’s “book of lilith.” some of the text feels like meaningful conjecture, and, mind you, i have no issue with conjecture of the thoughtful, penetrating sort. there are a lot of quotes from the zohar and relatable hebrew scripts and ancient middle eastern mythological/historical documents and artifacts. some of the passages quoting these sources on lilith are nothing short of stunning, on a comparative level and on their own. the collectively experienced power/terror of lilith are explored deeply in her book. i have so much else to say, but, you know, don’t want to go on and on.

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    • Hi Michelle,
      No I havent read this book, and not heard of it till now, so thankyou! Another one to put on my reading list.
      There is so much to say about Lilith, But its a weird thing that no matter how many times she is discussed it just raises more questions, or you just can’t pin her down. The thread “Is Lilith where disaster lies?” on Astro.com is still going strong at 55 pages. I have to catch up on that one.

  5. Hi Marina!

    I don´t understood everything….

    What means than:

    Lilith(osc.) Aries, House 3/4 ?

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