• Qualifying Horary Practitioner (QHP)

    Established 1984

  • Sharon Knight

  • Sharon Knight,

    Convenor and Tutor QHP, MA, QHP, SACDip, FAPAI

    A QHP Diploma graduate, Sharon Knight has worked as a professional astrologer for nearly thirty years. Initially she studied with the Faculty, passing the Intermediate Diploma before qualifying as a QHP with Olivia Barclay. She then studied mediaeval techniques (1997-1998) under the personal tuition of Robert Zoller. She gained her MA in Cultural Astronomy and Astrology in 2004 and qualified as a Phytotherapist (SAC Dip) in 2005. She’s a Fellow of the Association of Professional Astrologers International (FAPAI) and has been Chair of the same since 2008. In the past, Sharon taught Astrology at Adult Education classes and has spoken at the AA Conferences, at The Astrological Lodge of London, different venues around the UK and abroad. She has written columns for various women's magazines, newspapers and astrological journals, and has a regular slot on local radio talking about astrology. In January 2016 Sharon was awarded the title “Astrologer of the Year, 2016” at the 26th International Astrological Conference, organised by the Krishnamurti Institute of Astrology, India. Sharon was one of the very few astrologers worldwide who correctly predicted Trump would be the 45th President of the USA. Sharon is currently preparing new material for the QHP Diploma in relation to Nativities, Humors and Temperament.


    Sharon is a regular contributor to the APAI newsletter, the AA Journal and IAM Infinity Online Astrological Magazine.
    APAI newsletter March 2016: Brexit - in or out?
    APAI newsletter Spring 2015: The Election - Cameron to remain as PM.
    AA Journal April 2014: What Humour are you in?
    APAI Autumn 2011: IBM A Centenary that has affected us all.
    APAI newsletter Summer 2011: 3 Eclipses
    Recent Presentations and Papers:
    Krishnamurti Institute of Astrology (KIA), Kolkata, India (January 2018). Guest Speaker. "The ancient art of Profecting your chart in today's world in simple steps"
    Astrological Association Diamond Celebration, Berkshire (June 2018). "25 years of polishing an old facet"? Looking at the revival of ancient astrological techniques since the early ARHAT translations and Olivia Barclay’s ground breaking course (QHP) in 1984.
    Bolton Astrology Group, Bolton UK (September 2017): Can Your Humour Affect Your Humour?
    Astrological Lodge of London (May 2017): Planetary Strength: How Dignities and Debilities can add to a chart interpretation.
    AstroArt School, Istanbul, Turkey (March 2017): Relationships in the Balance: Using Horary to look at 7th house issues.
    Cornwall Astrology Group, Plymouth (June 2016): Medical Astrology, History, Humours, Charts & Weeds.
    AstroArt School, Istanbul, Turkey (June 2016): Triplicity and Sect: a forgotten but important Consideration when Judging a Chart.
    Taiwan Asia Travel: Channel MOD CH35 (aired September 28 2017): Tang's Magic Trip: Astrology & Herbalism. Interviewed by Jessica Tang (July 2017) as part of her televised trip to the UK.
    A film of my home and garden, discussing various herbs, their astrological connections and uses in medical astrology.