The Lots of the Luminaries – Part 2

Some Thoughts on Spirit and Fortune: What’s the Difference? Most sources tell how these Lots are calculated. Some explain further, how, for example, the Lot of Fortune was a potential candidate to be the hyleg in length of life calculations. There are a few sources where we can actually learn about how these two important […]

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The Myth of Fatalism in Predictive Astrology

 Since my early years I argued that free will was a human illusion, so the most important factor that attracted my attention in Classical astrology was its predictive goal, which only confirmed my suspicions that human destiny was set since the beginning. However my own astrological practice, study and maturity have led me to revise […]

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Quest for the Age of Aquarius

Astrological ages occur due to a phenomenon known as the precession of the equinoxes. One complete revolution of all twelve astrological signs is called a Great Year or Platonic Year. This takes about 25,920 years. Precession works in retrograde motion; so Pisces follows Aries, Aquarius follows Pisces which in turn is followed by Capricorn. Would […]

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Towards a Living Tradition

I wrote the following open letter to the astrological community not so long ago. It explains in many ways how ISCA came to be. This is a purely editorial piece – my first and probably my last. It’s meant to raise some issues I think need to be discussed in the astrological community. My remarks […]

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