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  Topic: Solar Return - Precessed or not?
Andrew

Replies: 63
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Forum: Traditional (& Ancient) Techniques   Posted: Thu Jun 18, 2009 12:35 am   Subject: Solar Return - Precessed or not?
Volguine was a strong proponent of relocation... but I didnīt find any quote or reference in his book to precession, and according to his examples, I am inclined to believe he didnīt ever did it.

M ...
  Topic: Solar Return - Precessed or not?
Andrew

Replies: 63
Views: 26955

Forum: Traditional (& Ancient) Techniques   Posted: Wed Jun 17, 2009 3:13 pm   Subject: Solar Return - Precessed or not?
I think Volguine recommended precession.
  Topic: Ibn Ezra and House System
Andrew

Replies: 33
Views: 12937

Forum: Traditional (& Ancient) Techniques   Posted: Thu May 28, 2009 6:09 pm   Subject: Ibn Ezra and House System
Great discussion.

I have been increasingly convinced that ancient (pre-Ptolemaic) astrology was much more integrally bound to concepts of time than we currently make allowance for. The tropical zod ...
  Topic: James Randi
Andrew

Replies: 43
Views: 11906

Forum: Nativities & General Astrology   Posted: Tue May 19, 2009 5:18 pm   Subject: Re: James Randi
I've been lately doing a study which I should have done a long time ago, and studied groups that have the Asc ruler in certain house. In the name of intellectual honesty I must say that the tropical z ...
  Topic: Nicholas Culpeper
Andrew

Replies: 25
Views: 13042

Forum: Philosophy & Science   Posted: Wed Apr 22, 2009 5:19 pm   Subject: Nicholas Culpeper
You can dip a little toe in the water with one of this month's updates:


Great transcription and annotations.

This article appeared (unattributed) as an appendix in Simmonite's Arcana of Astrol ...
  Topic: Traditional orb factors
Andrew

Replies: 43
Views: 12657

Forum: Traditional (& Ancient) Techniques   Posted: Tue Mar 17, 2009 1:46 pm   Subject: Traditional orb factors
Please excuse my overlooking your agreement (fine!) and your link to Steven Birchfield's very interesting article!

AstroAmerica is usually accurate with its reprints. But on closer examination it l ...
  Topic: Traditional orb factors
Andrew

Replies: 43
Views: 12657

Forum: Traditional (& Ancient) Techniques   Posted: Sun Mar 15, 2009 11:03 am   Subject: Traditional orb factors
'Monographick' with its Greek meaning (monos - alone, single) would make sense in our context of focussing on only one orb (radius) of two applying or separating planets at a time.

You're right! I ...
  Topic: Traditional orb factors
Andrew

Replies: 43
Views: 12657

Forum: Traditional (& Ancient) Techniques   Posted: Fri Mar 13, 2009 7:44 pm   Subject: Traditional orb factors
Just going to ask you about the meaning of 'month' in our topic I read in The Astrological Judgment and Practice of Physick, London 1677, scanned original, pages 3 and 4 your quotation - but beginni ...
  Topic: Traditional orb factors
Andrew

Replies: 43
Views: 12657

Forum: Traditional (& Ancient) Techniques   Posted: Fri Mar 13, 2009 1:41 pm   Subject: Traditional orb factors
is menographic possibly a misprint? Menographic is unknown to my dictionaries.

Not a misprint. It occurs in the Astrology Classics Medical Series reprint edition published by AstroAmerica as well a ...
  Topic: Traditional orb factors
Andrew

Replies: 43
Views: 12657

Forum: Traditional (& Ancient) Techniques   Posted: Thu Mar 12, 2009 4:36 pm   Subject: Traditional orb factors
Incidentally, one of the footnotes in Ben Dykes work (and I have seen this comment made by several other authors too) claims this is a different approach to that taken by William Lilly, suggesting th ...
  Topic: A Second Question about Chinese Medicine
Andrew

Replies: 3
Views: 2533

Forum: Horary & Electional Astrology   Posted: Thu Nov 20, 2008 5:59 pm   Subject: A Second Question about Chinese Medicine
I'd tell you to follow a path with heart, to discern whatever it is you feel called to follow, and to follow it regardless of what a horoscope might seem to say, but that's probably not the kind of fe ...
  Topic: Combustion
Andrew

Replies: 82
Views: 40560

Forum: Traditional (& Ancient) Techniques   Posted: Tue Nov 18, 2008 5:54 pm   Subject: Combustion
I've posted this link before but I'll do so again since it contains some material that might be of help:

http://www.academyofastrology.org/articles/burningquestion.pdf

The first footnote to the ...
  Topic: Whole Sign Houses in Horary and Elections
Andrew

Replies: 10
Views: 5825

Forum: Horary & Electional Astrology   Posted: Tue Nov 18, 2008 5:09 pm   Subject: Whole Sign Houses in Horary and Elections
If it's Simmonite, I would guess that he's referring to the MC and the quadrant house formed with the MC as its beginning, but I'm not well versed in him and there's probably someone here who could te ...
  Topic: Whole Sign Houses in Horary and Elections
Andrew

Replies: 10
Views: 5825

Forum: Horary & Electional Astrology   Posted: Tue Nov 18, 2008 3:38 pm   Subject: Whole Sign Houses in Horary and Elections
Thanks to all for the answers.

I use the Placidus method (thanks to the articles by Mike Wackford). But I was asked about this recently.

The quote is from the section on Elections in the Horary ...
  Topic: Whole Sign Houses in Horary and Elections
Andrew

Replies: 10
Views: 5825

Forum: Horary & Electional Astrology   Posted: Tue Nov 18, 2008 1:30 am   Subject: Whole Sign Houses in Horary and Elections
I have a question about the use of whole sign houses in relation to horary and electional astrology.

To take but one example: in an "Election for entering into any Place or Office Employment,& ...
 
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