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Unread 07-02-2018, 12:09 PM
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Re: Origins of Hellenistic Astrology

Originally Posted by dr. farr View Post

Relative to your last paragraph, that WAS the original purpose of macrocosmic analysis

and prediction (forgive me, that is how the hermeticists always refer to "astrology", and am I guilty of being one of them);

TIMING of events, actions, physical and spiritual, was (once) the all-important thing to know:

the most ancient Egyptian indications show this, and it is also clear

from astrological references in the Vedas and Puranas of India

(dating to as early as 2000/3000BC) , that this katarchic understanding held sway, possibly for millenia.
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