Cosmopsychology - the Psychology of Humans as Spiritual Beings - an Introduction
The Psychology of Humans as Spiritual Beings
As above, so below, as below, so above;
As within, so without, as without, so within.
Hermetic Law of Correspondence
I said, "You are gods; you are all sons of the Most High.”
We are not human beings having a spiritual experience.
We are spiritual beings having a human experience.
Pierre Teilhard de Chardin
Cosmopsychology is psychology in relation to the universe--the study of the relationship between the psyche and the cosmos. It has been defined as astrology, as the study of psychospiritual development, and as the psychology of extraterrestrial beings. Cosmopsychology provides insights into one's personality …show more content…
In introducing the principles of astrology to new astrologers, Marc Robertson replaced the term astrology with cosmopsychology.5 Robertson's cosmopsychology discussed the astrological correspondences between the cosmos and the psyche in terms of the natal chart and the individual’s personality. He focused on the angular relationships among the Sun, Moon, and planets.
In Robertson's cosmopsychology, the cosmos consists of our solar system. However, cosmos also refers to the entire universe. If we expand the cosmos-psyche connection spatially to include the entire universe, and expand it further temporally to include the universe from beginning to end, or from eternity to eternity, cosmopsychology becomes the study of the psyche, or