The  Genoa bridge collapse in the lense of traditional timing techniques

The Genoa bridge collapse in the lense of traditional timing techniques

On August 14th, 2018 at 11.36 a.m. the so called “Morandi bridge”, one of the main highway bridges of the North Italian town Genoa collapsed, killing more than 40 people. In this article I will analyse how this terrible event shows up in the inauguration chart (which...
Between swords and nettles - Mars in medicine

Between swords and nettles – Mars in medicine

This now fully revised and updated article has previously been published in the German Meridian (2013), the Italian Linguaggio astrale (2014) and on www.astro.com. We are used to consider Mars mainly in a negative way, specially those of us who practice traditional astrology. He is associated with...
The Ptolemaic bounds - numbers revealed

The Ptolemaic bounds – numbers revealed

Ths article has already been published (in order of appearance)  in German by the Meridian-Fachmagazin fuer Astrologie and in English by the AA Journal. ‘The bounds’ are among the less researched and understood features of the ancient Ptolemaic Table of Dignities. This is something of a paradox...
Galen's theory of the four humors and its influence to classical astrology

Galen’s theory of the four humors and its influence to classical astrology

This  is the translation of an older article of mine, which was first published in German by the Meridian, Fachzeitschrift fuer Astrologie in 2012.  Claudius[1] or Aelius Galenus was born in 129 B.C.E at Pergamon, the capital of the ancient region of Mysia, which corresponds nowadays  to...
(Lilly 9) Will the sick live or die? What is his disease?

(Lilly 9) Will the sick live or die? What is his disease?

This is Lilly’s second horary example on illness. The first can be found here. There are no previous comments or descriptions of the patient or his situation: Lilly directly analyses the chart, maybe because this was an occasional client he did not know well. What we do...
The Horoscope

The Horoscope

A  horoscope is the calculation of the astronomical positions for the moment of birth, which inludes the information of the rising sign at the eastern horizon. It is based on geographical coordinates of the place of birth and its exact time. The geometrical figures drawn on the...
What is an Horary?

What is an Horary?

Do you have a persistent question in your head for which you need an answer? I cast a chart for the exact moment I fully understand your question and its context. Applying the rules of traditonal astrology, I will evaluate the significators of the chart in relation...
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The burning Paradise - working with a dirty data foundation chart

The burning Paradise – working with a dirty data foundation chart

The Camp Fire destroyed the town of Paradise on Nov. 8th, 2018. After more than two weeks, the fires are still burning. This is the transit chart for the moment the NYT reports the fire to be started. The fixed sign Scorpio is rising and its ruler, the malefic out of sect,...
“Wild boars” soccer team  trapped in the Tham Luang Nang cave

“Wild boars” soccer team trapped in the Tham Luang Nang cave

On Saturday, June 23rd, 2018, a local soccer team of 12 children from age 11 to 17 were declared missing after a mother reported that her son had not returned from his usual soccer practice in Ban Pong Pha (Mae Sai) in the province of Chang Rai (Southern Thailand). Not much is...

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Find my article Mars between sword and nettles on p. 114 and my regular horary column on p. 166. Enjoy this wonderful issue, it is free!