sphere 08: cycles
The eighth sphere expresses regeneration , the mysteries of life and the afterlife. It is concerned with regeneration, death, sexuality, secret things, and psychological change. In terms of personal reality it equates to I desire.
Whatever a person assumes itself to be is always reflected in its image, but assumptions are not always based upon fact, and looks are almost always deceiving. ~ Jakob Lucerne
In occidental astrology the eighth sphere corresponds to the House of Reincarnation. It governs cycles of deaths and rebirth, sexual relationships and deeply committed relationships of all kinds, joint funds and finances, resources belonging to others, the occult, psychic and taboo matters, regeneration, and self-transformation.
The eighth house is ruled by the sign Scorpio and the planet Pluto. The Latin dictum is mors (death).