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DPL-2 Astrology of Antiquity - Hellenistic Astrology

12 Class Meetings
Prerequisites: none necessary.

Course Description:

The primary content of this first of two 12-week study courses is to present a fundamental and comprehensive introduction to Hellenistic astrological philosophy and techniques. The course is open to everyone: astrology students, hobbyists and professionals.


Class Meeting 1: Astrology of Antiquity - History, Hellenistic ethos and philosophy.

Plato's contribution to the blending of the cultural past, present and future astronomical and astrological expression.

Class Meeting 2: Sect of Light: The Intangible and Tangible.

The division of the 'Horizontal line'. Diurnal and Nocturnal disposition, planet assignment and allotments. The Table of Opposites'.

Class Meeting 3: The Zodiac, 12 Signs:

The Ecliptic and the assignment of the Zodiac, the collective unconscious. Images and archetypes.

Class Meeting 4: Planetary 'Conditions':

Dignities, Rulers-Lords, Exaltations, Detriments and Fall-Depression.

Class Meeting 5: Planets:

Symbols-Planetary meanings, archetypal grammatical use of language. Triplicities and the Diurnal and Nocturnal rulers.

Class Meeting 6: House construct:

Terrestrial correspondence, significance and meaning. The four 'Pivots' and house effectiveness. Social and personal engagement and arrangements.

Class Meeting 7: Aspects:

House and planet configurations, planet orbs and aspects. Concourse, Testimony, Adherence. Synodic cycles and the phases of the planets.

Class Meeting 8: The Horoskopos (Ascendant):

Assignment of rulers (Officer), pre-natal lunation and 'The Architect'.

Class Meeting 9: Terms or Bounds:

Understanding the use of 'Bounds' and their application. Planetary Joy, the Thema Mundi as a teaching tool.

Class Meeting 10: Time Lords part 1:

Prognostication methods- Profection.

Class Meeting 11: Time Lords part 2:

Modified Solar return (MSR), Lunar return.

Class Meeting 12: Time Lords part 3:

Zodiacal Releasing, Lots of Fortune and Spirit.

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Class Offerings and Registration:
1 class offering is currently scheduled for this course.

Meets: Saturday, 06:00 pm - 07:30 pm, U.S. Eastern
First class date: January 05, 2019
Instructor: Gregory E Clare
Tuition: $635.00
Maximum number of students: 10

Final registration: Closes on January 12, 2019

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