Posts tagged "example charts"
(Lilly 8) A sick doctor, what is his disease? Will he be cured?

(Lilly 8) A sick doctor, what is his disease? Will he be cured?

This is Lilly’s chart example from p. 286. As we know, he became a doctor several years after having finished his Christian Astrology, so medicine was an important matter to him and his chapter on this argument is the most detailed of the entire book. In this question, the querent was a...
(Lilly 5) Is his brother still alive?

(Lilly 5) Is his brother still alive?

During the English Civil War (1642-1651), a client came to Lilly’s office asking for news about his brother, who had left London several weeks ago in order to go into the West of England, towards the front, where the parties were fighting. As there had been no news from him, the man...
(Lilly 4) Will he ever become rich? When and how?

(Lilly 4) Will he ever become rich? When and how?

This is probably one of the most compelling questions of our days. Will I be rich? What can I do in order to make money? As we see, this question already tormented Lilly’s clients in the 17th Century. Lilly uses this chart example on p. 177 of his Christian Astrology to illustrate...
(Lilly1-4) Which future events do expect him and when?

(Lilly1-4) Which future events do expect him and when?

In this post I will discuss the fourth question of William Lilly’s first example chart. Here you can find the previous questions 1 , 2 and 3. In this consultation, Lilly’s client wants to get several information about his life, but this last question deals with what is going to happen and...
(Lilly 1-1)  Will he live long?

(Lilly 1-1) Will he live long?

Lilly uses  the first example chart  on p. 135 of his book „Christian Astrology“, in order to answer six questions of his client: Will the querent have a long life? To which part of the world should he direct his course of life? Which part of his life would be the best?...
(Lilly 1-3): Which part of his life will be the best?

(Lilly 1-3): Which part of his life will be the best?

This is the third part of my new post series on Lilly’s horary examples. In the other two examples I analyzed the first two questions (out of 6) of Lilly’s first example chart on p. 135, which are all related to the first house. (You can find the  first question here and...