۞ Sirius (AKA Dog Star, Sun of the Sun) is a brilliant white and yellow binary star, in the Greater dog. It is the brightest star in the night sky.
۞ According to Ptolemy the influence of Sirius is like Jupiter and Mars.
۞ Sirius was worshipped in many cultures; its heliacal rising signalled the peak of summer, the annual flooding of the Nile and the beginning of the ancient Egyptian calendar.
۞ Sirius gives ambition, pride, emotionality, fame, leadership, and wealth, but also warns of fires, drought, and danger through impetuosity.
۞ Position of Behenian Fixed Star Sirius in the year 5760 (2000 C.E.): 14°05′ Cancer.
۞ Idocrase (Vesuvianite) is the Birthstone of 14°-15° Cancer.