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  Topic: Most Elevated Planet?
petosiris

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Forum: Nativities & General Astrology   Posted: Thu Feb 21, 2019 7:17 pm   Subject: Most Elevated Planet?
I do not get it why you are taking my comments so personally and antagonistically, they are with good intentions of clarification of the word Midheaven and are aimed at the general public. I think it ...
  Topic: Most Elevated Planet?
petosiris

Replies: 15
Views: 541

Forum: Nativities & General Astrology   Posted: Thu Feb 21, 2019 4:23 pm   Subject: Most Elevated Planet?
I don't think anyone was denying anything of the sort - mostly because nobody was talking about this issue here yet.

Actually you are, and I quote:

I actually think Hellenistic authors, broadly, ...
  Topic: Most Elevated Planet?
petosiris

Replies: 15
Views: 541

Forum: Nativities & General Astrology   Posted: Thu Feb 21, 2019 3:12 pm   Subject: Most Elevated Planet?
This point is the MC aka midheaven. At the MC, any planet is at the highest point it can reach in a given day.

Hellenistic authors like Ptolemy technically treat the ''The point which is 90º degre ...
  Topic: peregrine
petosiris

Replies: 12
Views: 508

Forum: Traditional (& Ancient) Techniques   Posted: Tue Feb 12, 2019 1:50 pm   Subject: peregrine
Isn't peregrine the opposite of triplicity, term and decan taken together? The medieval astrologers were keen on opposites and tables, for example detriment is the opposite of domicile (a term that is ...
  Topic: peregrine
petosiris

Replies: 12
Views: 508

Forum: Traditional (& Ancient) Techniques   Posted: Tue Feb 12, 2019 1:22 pm   Subject: peregrine
No. There are techniques (especially from Hellenistic authors) which require to use all three rulers and all three rulers mean something different: for example, judgement of the social status of a nat ...
  Topic: Calculating Profections in Hellenistic Astrology
petosiris

Replies: 12
Views: 570

Forum: Traditional (& Ancient) Techniques   Posted: Mon Feb 11, 2019 4:07 am   Subject: Calculating Profections in Hellenistic Astrology
BTW, Petosiris, since we the only ones to kind of chat here, may I ask you a question? Completely offtopic, but I noticed that you have a good memory for the text references. I have an educational bac ...
  Topic: Calculating Profections in Hellenistic Astrology
petosiris

Replies: 12
Views: 570

Forum: Traditional (& Ancient) Techniques   Posted: Thu Feb 07, 2019 3:45 pm   Subject: Calculating Profections in Hellenistic Astrology
The only problem with it (which is not really a problem, but rather an indicator that it can't be enough by itself) is that this technique gives us the same signs/chronocrators sequence for every year ...
  Topic: Calculating Profections in Hellenistic Astrology
petosiris

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Views: 570

Forum: Traditional (& Ancient) Techniques   Posted: Wed Feb 06, 2019 11:11 pm   Subject: Calculating Profections in Hellenistic Astrology
The King had this opinion about the operative month: determine the distance from the sun’s current position to the moon’s position at birth, then count that distance from the Ascendant. It will be ...
  Topic: Calculating Profections in Hellenistic Astrology
petosiris

Replies: 12
Views: 570

Forum: Traditional (& Ancient) Techniques   Posted: Wed Feb 06, 2019 5:44 pm   Subject: Calculating Profections in Hellenistic Astrology
Thank you for this great overview! An interesting topic and so much to say, but I'm not sure what kind of comments you expect, so I'd better rather ask some questions.

1. Does anyone use the system ...
  Topic: Calculating Profections in Hellenistic Astrology
petosiris

Replies: 12
Views: 570

Forum: Traditional (& Ancient) Techniques   Posted: Wed Feb 06, 2019 12:41 am   Subject: Calculating Profections in Hellenistic Astrology
One of the most widespread time-lord techniques in Hellenistic astrology is referred today as annual profections. The Hellenistic astrologers did not have a specific name like most of their techniques ...
  Topic: nicolas maduro / venezuala
petosiris

Replies: 46
Views: 2617

Forum: Mundane Astrology & World Events   Posted: Mon Feb 04, 2019 2:50 pm   Subject: nicolas maduro / venezuala
Saturn indicates step-children and adoption in Hellenistic astrology.
1. It makes sense since Saturn indicates management of things belonging to others such as property and land.
2. Scientific data ...
  Topic: Book on Predictive Astrology
petosiris

Replies: 0
Views: 300

Forum: News, Notices, Books, Links   Posted: Sun Feb 03, 2019 11:40 pm   Subject: Book on Predictive Astrology
I am sharing it for free -
https://www.scribd.com/document/398843647/Apotelesmatika?secret_password=vqQbwatGDZFMXQzydeqz
  Topic: Aspect doctrine in ancient astrology
petosiris

Replies: 72
Views: 5324

Forum: Traditional (& Ancient) Techniques   Posted: Tue Jan 29, 2019 3:32 pm   Subject: Aspect doctrine in ancient astrology
Levente, does Mathesis 4.25 imply that aspects (applications and separations) are blocked by sign boundaries? And are there other Hellenistic sources that imply this?

Does it indicate some kind of ...
  Topic: Aspect doctrine in ancient astrology
petosiris

Replies: 72
Views: 5324

Forum: Traditional (& Ancient) Techniques   Posted: Fri Jan 25, 2019 6:19 am   Subject: Aspect doctrine in ancient astrology
Dismissing Manilius as a poet seems to me to be taking him out of all historical context. We don't know whether he read charts for people or not. He continued an ancient tradition of believing that po ...
  Topic: The phases and the transits of stars
petosiris

Replies: 12
Views: 580

Forum: Traditional (& Ancient) Techniques   Posted: Tue Jan 15, 2019 5:25 pm   Subject: The phases and the transits of stars
Things being more or less clear for a planet transiting a place (whatever you mean by a place), I’m particularly interested in the case of a planet engaging another planet through a transit aspect. ...
 
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