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  Topic: New Translation of Dorotheus of Sidon
Ben

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Forum: News, Notices, Books, Links   Posted: Fri May 26, 2017 2:38 pm   Subject: New Translation of Dorotheus of Sidon
Hi Skyscripters,

I wanted to let you know that my new translation of Dorotheus (from the Arabic manuscripts) is complete and available now at www.bendykes.com/carmen.php!

Dorotheus of Sidon (1 ...
  Topic: Traditional Astrology Sale: Nov 23 - Dec 1
Ben

Replies: 2
Views: 1322

Forum: News, Notices, Books, Links   Posted: Tue Nov 24, 2015 12:21 am   Subject: Traditional Astrology Sale: Nov 23 - Dec 1
Hi Deb,

All of the free shipping items (e.g., the two Astrology of the World books if bought together) are free shipping anywhere! For other things, the shipping applies but a 20% discount is appl ...
  Topic: Traditional Astrology Sale: Nov 23 - Dec 1
Ben

Replies: 2
Views: 1322

Forum: News, Notices, Books, Links   Posted: Mon Nov 23, 2015 6:36 pm   Subject: Traditional Astrology Sale: Nov 23 - Dec 1
Hi Skyscripters,

This note is to announce a sale on books and MP3 audio at www.bendykes.com, from November 23 (today) to December 1. Most products are 20% off, with free shipping on certain book s ...
  Topic: Abu Ma'shar's Great Introduction - 2016
Ben

Replies: 2
Views: 1672

Forum: News, Notices, Books, Links   Posted: Sun Oct 18, 2015 10:33 pm   Subject: Abu Ma'shar's Great Introduction - 2016
Hi All,

Charles Burnett he gave me permission today to let everyone know that in 2016 he and Yamamoto hope to publish a complete Arabic-English (and a little Greek) edition of Abu Ma'shar's Great ...
  Topic: UK Interest Rates using Ptolemy lunation method
Ben

Replies: 4
Views: 2377

Forum: Mundane Astrology & World Events   Posted: Sat Jul 18, 2015 3:09 pm   Subject: UK Interest Rates using Ptolemy lunation method
Hi Phantastikon,

It's important to know that the older definition of "apogee" referred to the point in the deferent where the planet is farthest away from earth, not the Sun: so this is ...
  Topic: Planets in houses as significators, not lords
Ben

Replies: 5
Views: 2451

Forum: Horary & Electional Astrology   Posted: Sat May 30, 2015 4:34 am   Subject: Planets in houses as significators, not lords
Hi Martin,

Although I primarily do natal astrology, I have some thoughts on this you might find helpful. The issue as I see it, is that signification or indication is a broad concept, and planets ...
  Topic: Straight and crooked signs
Ben

Replies: 34
Views: 8400

Forum: Traditional (& Ancient) Techniques   Posted: Mon Feb 23, 2015 1:32 am   Subject: Straight and crooked signs
Good point about the moral qualities of the signs, Curt. I was thinking about the fact that in English we still say that a corrupt or evil politician is "crooked" while an honest person walk ...
  Topic: Straight and crooked signs
Ben

Replies: 34
Views: 8400

Forum: Traditional (& Ancient) Techniques   Posted: Sun Feb 22, 2015 9:10 pm   Subject: Straight and crooked signs
Hi Martin,

Although the difference between them is one of degree (literally!), maybe they were also considering that as latitude increases towards the poles, they become MORE like that: the crooke ...
  Topic: Straight and crooked signs
Ben

Replies: 34
Views: 8400

Forum: Traditional (& Ancient) Techniques   Posted: Sun Feb 22, 2015 4:46 pm   Subject: Straight and crooked signs
Hi Martin,

As for the crooked/straight vocabulary, think "upright" and "stooped over." The straight signs arise in a more upright fashion, pointing more upwards as they cross t ...
  Topic: chris brennans latest podcast
Ben

Replies: 5
Views: 2266

Forum: News, Notices, Books, Links   Posted: Sat Feb 07, 2015 3:28 am   Subject: chris brennans latest podcast
That's a good point, Curt. Some time ago I had a nativity from 1958 and was surprised to learn (can't remember why I looked it up) that at the time, Saint Paul (the capital of Minnesota, just a few mi ...
  Topic: New book combining traditional and modern prediction
Ben

Replies: 1
Views: 1739

Forum: News, Notices, Books, Links   Posted: Fri Feb 06, 2015 6:33 pm   Subject: New book combining traditional and modern prediction
Hi All,

I wanted to let Skyscripters know about a new book on prediction I just published by my Turkish colleague Oner Doser, who is a leading astrologer in Istanbul. The back cover verbiage follo ...
  Topic: Question about the Hyleg
Ben

Replies: 3
Views: 2141

Forum: Traditional (& Ancient) Techniques   Posted: Fri Jan 30, 2015 3:11 pm   Subject: Question about the Hyleg
Hi Lazarus,

Zoller's reasoning (personal communication) is that he rejects the Sun because it is below the horizon. Both Ptolemy and Bonatti prefer that the Sun be above the horizon, even though t ...
  Topic: Neptune's rulership of Pisces: the early historical record
Ben

Replies: 10
Views: 4641

Forum: News, Notices, Books, Links   Posted: Sat Jan 03, 2015 2:53 am   Subject: Neptune's rulership of Pisces: the early historical record
Also, if memory serves, Kenneth Miller (who specializes in Jyotish) was doing his master's paper at Kepler on how the outer planets got their rulerships--it might be worth checking with him on this to ...
  Topic: Neptune's rulership of Pisces: the early historical record
Ben

Replies: 10
Views: 4641

Forum: News, Notices, Books, Links   Posted: Sat Jan 03, 2015 2:50 am   Subject: Neptune's rulership of Pisces: the early historical record
Hi,

Great article and sourcing, Philip!

I wanted to make a little correction to something that Waybread said: the Golden Dawn did not attribute the Hanged Man to Neptune, but to the element of ...
  Topic: Traditional astrology sale--reduced prices and free shipping
Ben

Replies: 0
Views: 1749

Forum: News, Notices, Books, Links   Posted: Sun Nov 30, 2014 8:07 pm   Subject: Traditional astrology sale--reduced prices and free shipping
Hi All,

I wanted to alert Skyscripters that I'm holding my annual holiday sale through Friday, December 5. I've reduced prices on many books and audio lectures/workshops, and am offering free ship ...
 
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