List of Astrologers.


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This beginner’s diploma course will take two years to complete. This course consists of modern and traditional Astrology techniques. The student will be taught the basic building blocks of Astrology.

You will learn about the signs, houses and planets. Then you will learn about aspects and transits. You will learn how to piece it all together and how to read and understand a birth chart. We touch on Progressions and returns.

All students will work with their own birth charts and will soon have a deeper understanding of Astrology through personal enlightenment.

You will be given the tools to help you to become a confident and successful Astrologer in your own right. You do not need to purchase a program until you feel ready to commit to the craft.

Notes on all lessons will be provided and exercises will be set to see how the student understands the skills taught. Sublunar academy has also created charts that will assist you in your studies.

The final exam will be written after the two years is complete and the student will be given a chart to delineate as if it is a consultation.

Classes and times

To be discussed, usually Saturdays from 10 – 12 for 12 30, evenings if from 18 00 for 18 30 – 20 30, we will begin the course on the week of a New Moon

Cost of course and payment


Payments can be made in monthly installments of R1125 per month at the beginning of the Month for 24 Months. If you wish to pay the full amount upfront there will be a 10% discount

Cancellation of the course

A months notice is required should the student feel they wish to leave the course before completion. If you choose to pay for the course upfront please be advised that should you choose not to complete the course you will not be refunded, but you have the option of joining the next course


The classroom is located in the Northern suburbs of Johannesburg. The address is 5 Kemp Ave, Waterval Estate, suburb next to Northcliff.


The property is secure and large enough to accommodate all vehicles.

Extra lessons

Should a student require an extra private lesson, this will be done for a fee of R400 for 2 hours.

Astrology Association of South Africa

All students will be welcome and encouraged to attend meetings held in Johannesburg all students are welcome. You will experience exciting talks and meet up with other students and well known Astrologers.


Reading is encouraged, but let your teacher guide you before splashing out on any book. Sublunar has a small library where books can be borrowed and returned. You will be required to purchase two textbooks which you will find on the enrolment form



Laurie Naughtin is the founder of Sublunar Academy of Astrology where correspondence, beginners and individual courses are taught. Laurie has International approval for her courses; students qualifying will be eligible for the International Traditional Astrologer’s directory. Laurie is qualified in Medical, Modern, Traditional, Astrology Magic and Horary astrology. Specializing in Time rectification and Newborn charts.  She runs workshops and presentations for media and public in general.

Contact details


Bank details

L A Naughtin

Standard Bank/Savings

Northcliff Branch: 006305

Acc No: 008206910

Sms proof of payment to 083 268 3156 or email to

MAP BELOW FOR 5 KEMP AVE, WATERVAL ESTATE and if you use GPS add in Randburg, otherwise you will be taken to the other side of the city.




Nedret Saidova

Nedret Saidova studied with Bernadette Brady and Darrelyn Gunzburg and holds a diploma from Astro Logos / AGE (The Astrological Guild of Educators International Inc) with distinction. Based in Pretoria, South Africa, Nedret conducts the sessions in person, or on Skype. The session is recorded on a CD or made available for download in an MP3 format.

For list of services and further details, please visit

Joy Joubert

Astrologer, Metaphysical Life Coach, Personal and Group Growth Facilitator, Yoga Teacher

An invitation to Journey with Joy.
To embrace your life wholeheartedly.
Be prepared to grow.

Astro-Psychology natal chart reading for self-knowledge.
Life Coaching sessions to reveal and realise your dreams.
Relaxation treatments, meditation, metaphysical and healing techniques.
Personal Yoga lessons for body/mind therapy.
Or, incorporating the above in 2 or 3 hour packages of holistic work-outs to suit your needs.
Through following a path to heal ourselves physically, emotionally and mentally will have a ripple effect in our environment, our lives and in our living.

Contact: or 011-678 6400 or 082 497 4551.

Maryna Fraser

Maryna Fraser was awarded the Diploma in Astrology by the Thorburn School of Astrology. She was also studied with the late Anne Celliers of Cape Town for the Diploma of the Faculty of Astrological Studies, London.

Maryna also studied Akara Numerology (Circle of Light; Circle of Infinity that contains everything) with Nam Kari Kaur Kahlsa, teacher of this sacred science.
More recently she studied Angelways, Doreen Virtue Angel School. She offers consultations in all three the above modalities.

Contact her on 011/643-5671 or for readings and further information

Cynthia Thorburn


One of South Africa’s leading astrologers and teachers, Cynthia Thorburn has been practising astrology for more than thirty years, holds a Diploma (with Distinction) from the Mayo School of Astrology (UK), and won the Roy Allin award for the best paper worldwide.  She has attended the London Faculty’s Oxford Summer School and been published in their prestigious ‘Astrological Journal’.

Cynthia is a founding member of the Astrological Society of SA (ASSA) serving as Chairperson for four years.  She is now the Director and an Honorary Life Member.

Personal Consultations

Projection Chart for the year ahead (Transits, Progressions, Returns, Hit Dates)
Natal Chart (Birth Chart Analysis)
Career Chart
Child’s Chart
Synastry Chart (Compatibility Analysis – two people)
Horary Analysis (Ask a Question – by Phone)

Personal consultations only and in Gauteng only.  Sessions are two hours and you need to bring your own recording device e.g. cell phone


The Principal and tutor of the Thorburn School of Astrology is Michelle Vincent.

Michelle has 16 years’ experience in astrology and an extensive background in Archetypes, Coaching (Life, Business and Executive) NLP.
A 2.5 hour class weekly.  No huge deposits.  Fees payable monthly.
Although some calculations are taught in order to understand computer printouts, manual calculations are not required for class work or exams

Any person wishing to revise their astrology may join the course at any stage

Exams optional.  On successful completion of 3 papers, students are awarded the

Diploma of the Thorburn School of Astrology

The Diploma equips you to pursue a career as a professional astrologer

Course Material

Planets – Signs – Houses – Elements & Qualities – Dignities & Reception – Aspects & Aspect Patterns – Point Counts – Chiron – Major Asteroids – Moon Phases – Nodes – Chart Gestalts – Eclipses – Fixed Stars – Arabian Parts – Career – Synastry – Midpoints – Rectification – Transits – Progressions – Solar Arcs – Solar Returns – Astronomy – Psychology – Famous People’s Charts – Quizzes – Artwork – Computer Programs – Intensive work on Students’ Charts

For further details contact Cynthia (011 867 4153 –
OR Michelle Vincent (082 458 1079 –

Loraine van der Meer

Qualified Astrologer and Holistic Health Therapist.
More than 10 years experience.

Diploma’s from AIRS and Thorburn School of Astrology.

Focus is on the psychological and spiritual aspects of the chart and the maintenance of good health.
Counselling incorporates Numerology, Enneagram and teachings from the Course in Miracles, Eckhart Tolle and Byron Katie.

Natal Chart Readings
Transits and Progressions for the year ahead
Specialising in synastry/compatability for 2 people. Partners, family, business etc.

Lonehill/Fourways area. Skype consultations also available
Phone: 082 782 8000

Laurie Naughtin

Laurie Naughtin – Traditional Astrologer

Laurie Naughtin brings her sensitivity, rich life experience and extensive knowledge to every chart she does,

Combining both a medical and metaphysical past with her astrological talents.

Qualified in Modern, Medieval and the Craft of Horary, Laurie is an eternal student, currently focusing on the Tradition.

Having studied with Jeanette Martin and completing her Natal Astrology Course, Laurie specialises in Predictive Natal Astrology and Rectifications which is the method used to work out the exact time of birth.

Laurie Naughtin who founded the Sublunar Academy of Astrology offers personal readings as well as courses which can be done via correspondence, or as an individual course “one on one”

Rectification, Personal birth chart readings, Twins and Multiple birth charts, New born birth chart,

Predictive chart, Horary, Guidance in your life choices.

Please contact me to book your personal reading. Skype consultations also available

Skype Profile: laurie.naughtin

Cell: 083 268 3156 / Tel: 011 888 2534

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