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  Topic: Al H. Morrison on Planetary Rulerships of Houses
CJ

Replies: 36
Views: 8831

Forum: Traditional (& Ancient) Techniques   Posted: Fri Oct 16, 2009 7:55 pm   Subject: Al H. Morrison on Planetary Rulerships of Houses
Hi CJ,

There are ideas about it floating around out there and possibly some evidence for it, but I found “scientific consensus” to be misleading. Stating the case in that way can result in spreadin ...
  Topic: Al H. Morrison on Planetary Rulerships of Houses
CJ

Replies: 36
Views: 8831

Forum: Traditional (& Ancient) Techniques   Posted: Fri Oct 16, 2009 7:18 pm   Subject: Al H. Morrison on Planetary Rulerships of Houses
The scientific consensus is that horoscopic astrology emerged from a single person or a small group of people.

The scientific consensus? Confused Does it really extend much beyond Schmidt and his mer ...
  Topic: Al H. Morrison on Planetary Rulerships of Houses
CJ

Replies: 36
Views: 8831

Forum: Traditional (& Ancient) Techniques   Posted: Fri Oct 16, 2009 6:24 pm   Subject: Re: Al H. Morrison on Planetary Rulerships of Houses

"- The usual theory of planetary rulerships of houses repeats an error made by the Greeks when they codifiedseveral prior astrologies into a single rational system.


The scientific consensu ...
  Topic: Mercurys Detriment and fall in Pisces.
CJ

Replies: 35
Views: 11299

Forum: Traditional (& Ancient) Techniques   Posted: Wed Oct 14, 2009 11:58 am   Subject: Mercurys Detriment and fall in Pisces.
If one takes the person with the signs ruled by the luminaries at the top and the signs connected to Saturn (excrement) at the bottom and then looks at exaltations Jupiter would be connected to the he ...
  Topic: Joseph Crane on Definitions & Foundations
CJ

Replies: 26
Views: 10730

Forum: News, Notices, Books, Links   Posted: Tue Oct 13, 2009 4:06 pm   Subject: Joseph Crane on Definitions & Foundations
It's maybe worth noting that the Sassanid and early Abbasid astrologers were in similar situations. They had a belief that some ancient Persian astrology had been scattered into neighbouring countries ...
  Topic: Sinister and the dominating planet
CJ

Replies: 99
Views: 23710

Forum: Traditional (& Ancient) Techniques   Posted: Sat Oct 10, 2009 6:28 pm   Subject: Sinister and the dominating planet
CJ wrote
Your logic doesn't seem to be taking into account that diurnal rotation is clockwise but zodiacal motion counter-clockwise. So a waning Moon would actually be dominated by the Sun in this sy ...
  Topic: Sinister and the dominating planet
CJ

Replies: 99
Views: 23710

Forum: Traditional (& Ancient) Techniques   Posted: Tue Oct 06, 2009 12:31 pm   Subject: Sinister and the dominating planet

When the waning Moon is considered weaker and when a dexter aspect is considered to have a more forceful influence: how can the sinister aspect of the Moon still dominate the Sun? How can a waning a ...
  Topic: The Hellenistic Zodiac
CJ

Replies: 58
Views: 18078

Forum: Traditional (& Ancient) Techniques   Posted: Mon Oct 05, 2009 11:48 am   Subject: The Hellenistic Zodiac
My guess would be the sidereal exaltations are likely related to planetary qualities. There also seems to be some possibly "elemental" aspect to the opposition pairs Venus-Mercury, Mars-Jupi ...
  Topic: Right Ascension and Fixed Stars
CJ

Replies: 30
Views: 11408

Forum: Traditional (& Ancient) Techniques   Posted: Fri Oct 02, 2009 5:06 pm   Subject: Right Ascension and Fixed Stars
With the talk about fixed stars exalted (sidereally) transit Mars has full aspect to Moon on the murder date, and that's the only full aspect (Sun is also conjunct, but more separation). Exalted Mars ...
  Topic: Quadrant House Systems in Hellenistic Astrology?
CJ

Replies: 44
Views: 16286

Forum: Traditional (& Ancient) Techniques   Posted: Thu Sep 24, 2009 8:22 am   Subject: Quadrant House Systems in Hellenistic Astrology?

The article that I wrote addressing this issue can be read at this address if anyone is interested:

From what I know of the Babylonian astronomy I would for my part tend to agree with that if ...
  Topic: Aspects
CJ

Replies: 0
Views: 2024

Forum: Traditional (& Ancient) Techniques   Posted: Mon Sep 21, 2009 1:50 pm   Subject: Aspects
Would anyone know if it was the opinion of Pingree that the aspects in Yavanajataka were just added there in a later edition? If so, is it possible that they instead represent a Seleucide-Sassanid tra ...
  Topic: The September 2009 New Moon
CJ

Replies: 2
Views: 2241

Forum: Mundane Astrology & World Events   Posted: Thu Sep 17, 2009 9:54 am   Subject: The September 2009 New Moon
If it's to be treated as equivalent to a lunar return then one should look at the ingress chart (as Abu mashar also did for the equinox). Only the ancients were somewhat narrow-minded and only conside ...
  Topic: Quadrant House Systems in Hellenistic Astrology?
CJ

Replies: 44
Views: 16286

Forum: Traditional (& Ancient) Techniques   Posted: Tue Sep 15, 2009 9:56 am   Subject: Quadrant House Systems in Hellenistic Astrology?
Hi CJ

You wrote

For the record I should maybe say I believe Venus and Mercury have been interchanged at some stage (not so much the meanings)

Do you know the work of Maurice Nouvel, his book, ...
  Topic: The 8th house – Friend or Foe?
CJ

Replies: 49
Views: 12951

Forum: Traditional (& Ancient) Techniques   Posted: Sat Sep 12, 2009 10:55 am   Subject: The 8th house – Friend or Foe?
It is the Euruka point and orgasmic transition of any discovery, initiation, death or sexual experience. Having experimented with meditation and into astral projection I would say that letting go is ...
  Topic: The 8th house – Friend or Foe?
CJ

Replies: 49
Views: 12951

Forum: Traditional (& Ancient) Techniques   Posted: Sat Sep 12, 2009 8:44 am   Subject: The 8th house – Friend or Foe?
Logically 7th ought to be physical death since it's opposite 1st.

I think that was how the ancients tended to view it too on the whole for a quite obvious reason. As a the Sun or a another planet ...
 
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