Posts tagged "timing techniques"
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 I will be using as...
(Lilly 7) Examples on pregnancy and children

(Lilly 7) Examples on pregnancy and children

In his 5th chapter (p. 238), Lilly explains how to look at charts regarding pregnancy and children. Modern astrologers often doubt that a horary might have long lasting validity. They assume, that a chart has a defined  duration. Nevertheless, traditional astrologers as William Lilly were used to answer generic charts (will I...
(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 1-2) To which part of the world should he direct his life?

(Lilly 1-2) To which part of the world should he direct his life?

In this post I will analyze the second question which Lilly illustrates in his first example horary on p. 135. The querent wants to know “to which part of the world he was best to direct the course of his life”. (The first question can be found here). When a querent asks...
(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...