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  Classical element - Wikipedia
Yin and Yang and the five elements are recurring themes in the I Ching, which is strongly related to Chinese cosmology and Chinese astrology.
The idea of the classical elements was known during medieval times, and, like much Aristotelian dogma, composed a large part of the medieval world view.
Most modern astrologers use the four classical elements extensively, and indeed it is still viewed as a critical part of interpreting the astrological chart.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Classical_element   (892 words)

  
 Astrology - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
Astrology (from Greek: αστρολογία = άστρον, astron, "star" + λόγος, logos, "word") is any of several traditions or systems in which knowledge of the apparent positions of celestial bodies is held to be useful in understanding, interpreting, and organizing knowledge about reality and human existence on earth.
Astrology is not considered to be a science, but is more appropriately a spiritual discipline, and is separate from astronomy, the scientific study of outer space.
Political astrology has existed for thousands of years as well, while some astrologers use ancient methods which are supposed to be able to predict the weather and weather-related phenomena (storms, floods, etc.), which is collectively known as meteorological astrology.
www.hackettstown.us /project/wikipedia/index.php/Astrology   (2079 words)

  
 CONK! Encyclopedia: Astrology   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
Astrology is not considered to be a science, but is more appropriately an intuitive discipline, and is separate from astronomy, the scientific study of outer space.
Astrologers argue that astrology works by a mechanism that is (yet) unknown to science and that it is validated by their personal experience when applied in real life cases.
In ancient astrology, each day of the week was named after and was said to be influenced by the traits of the planet or celestial body involved.
www.conk.com /search/encyclopedia.cgi?q=Astrology   (2032 words)

  
 Astrology biography .ms   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
Astrology is not considered to be a science and is separate from astronomy, the scientific study of the heavens.
Astrology was further developed by the Arabs from the 7th to the 13th century, and in the Europe of the 14th and 15th centuries astrologers were dominating influences at court.
The role of astrology as an important motivation for astronomical research diminished as the works of Galileo and others solved the problems in celestial mechanics that were of interest to astrologers, and as belief in astrological influences or correlations became extinct among astronomers.
astrology.biography.ms   (3314 words)

  
 Astrology - free-definition   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
In past centuries astrology often relied on close observation of astronomical objects and the charting of their movements which might be considered a protoscience in this regard.
Astrology is a controversial subject with many voices speaking both for and against its recognition as a valid field of study.
In India and China, astronomy and astrology are largely reflections of Greek theories and speculations; and similarly with the introduction of Greek culture into Egypt, both astronomy and astrology were actively cultivated in the region of the Nile during the Hellenistic and Roman periods.
www.free-definition.com /Astrology.html   (3376 words)

  
 Chinese Astrology
The foundation of Chinese Astrology is Yin/Yang, the 12 animals and the 5 elements.
However if you trace Western Astrology back to its Middle East roots, both types are likely to have been born in their current recognisable form around 3000 years BC, however they stem from entirely different beginnings as well as traditions and parts of the world.
Which sign and element you are or that relates to a place or event is determined by the year that it came into being.
www.annabelburton.com /chinese_astrology.html   (374 words)

  
 Astrology and the classical elements   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
The elemental rulerships for the twelve astrological signs of the zodiac are as follows:
The elemental rulerships for the twelve astrological signs of the zodiac (according to Marcus Manilius) are as follows:
In Western tropical astrology, there are always 12 astrological signs; thus, each element is associated with 3 signs of the Zodiac which are always located exactly 120 degrees away from each other along the ecliptic and said to be in trine with one another.
www.totalbike.com /wiki/Astrology_and_the_classical_elements   (377 words)

  
 The Other 'A' Word - Astrology in the Classical World   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
The history of astronomy is intertwined with that of astrology, and an understanding of the history of astronomy necessitates familiarity with the role that astrology played in ancient times: even as recently as the era of Kepler, the preparation of astrological almanacs was commonly part of the job description of astronomers.
The earliest recorded usage of astrology is around 1000 BC as part of a uncomplicated 'omen' divination system where various terrestrial, meteorological and astrological phenomena were combined to foretell the future.
This growth in astrology was fostered by a new Greek philosophy, Stoicism, which originated with a Greek named Zeno around 300 BC in the city of Athens.
astronomy.swin.edu.au /sao/guest/bacon   (1023 words)

  
 Esoteric Definition of Astrology
Astrology is any of several traditions or systems in which knowledge of the apparent positions of celestial bodies is held to be useful in understanding, interpreting and organizing knowledge about reality and human existence on earth.
Scientists dismiss astrology as pseudoscience, because astrology's conjectures have not been processed through the scientific method and verified as fact.
Astrologers counter that gravity may not be the mechanism of astrological phenomena, whereupon the opponents dispute the existence of correlations.
www.v72.org /esoteric_astrology.html   (2421 words)

  
 Solar Fire Astrology Software - Solar Writer Classical   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
This report writer is a teaching report, both to demonstrate classical technique, as well as to remind the astrologer of what the raw thrust of the chart actually shows.
Generally speaking, the word is restricted to those styles practiced in the West: Vedic Astrology, until recently mainly practiced in India, is a sister craft, and one that shared some methods with Classical Astrology at critical stages in the development of both.
Classical Astrology is less agile at and motivational matters than her modern cousin.
www.astrologysoftwareshop.com /Charting/sf/rpt/RptSolarClassical.htm   (15626 words)

  
 Air astrology sign   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
According to Indian astrology the Sun is in the 1st degree of Aries around the 13th...
Vedic astrology and horoscopes analysed by vedic astrology methods and indian...
Astrology is mainly concerned with a narrow “belt” of space around the...
www.gamblingjoy.com /air-astrology-sign.html   (1353 words)

  
 *** J. Lee Lehman's Classical Studies in Natal Astrology ***   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
The purpose of the I.C.A. is a to teach the background and logic behind classical astrological techniques and methods, with an eye toward the integration of these techniques into conventional modern delineation.
This Course teaches the basics of classical delineation: the use of dignities, temperament, and how to meaningfully discuss happiness, financial planning, health, relationships and professional concerns over the life of the Native.
By the final session, the student should be familiar enough with classical theory to be able to apply classical techniques successfully to routine astrological issues of the kind presented in the typical consultation.
www.leelehman.com /pages/Ica.html   (470 words)

  
 Astrology   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
(Longitude: 074W00'23" - Latitude: 40N42'51") Astrology (from Greek: αστρολογία = άστρον, astron, "star" + λόγος, logos, "word") is any of several traditions or systems in which knowledge of the apparent positions of celestial bodies is held to be useful in understanding, interpreting and organizing knowledge about reality and human existence on earth.
However, astrology has failed carefully designed empirical tests of its predictive claims, unlike meteorology, which, although not always correct, has been proved to be statistically more accurate than random guessing.
Skyscript - Classical Astrology - A modern yet faithful look at Classical astrology.
www.yotor.com /wiki/en/as/Astrology.htm   (3436 words)

  
 Amazon.co.uk: Books: Astrology, Psychology and the Four Elements   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
Astrology, Karma and Transformation: Inner Dimensions of the Birth Chart; Paperback ~ Stephen Arroyo
Arroyo brings out the underlying logic and symmetry of astrology--demonstrating how the meaning of signs, houses and aspects are derived from the symbolism of the four elements.
If you are embarking on a serious study of astrology, or would like to get beyond a paint-by-numbers style of chart-reading, I strongly recommend this book.
www.amazon.co.uk /exec/obidos/ASIN/0916360016   (517 words)

  
 Medical Astrology - Conflict of the Elements by Ingrid Naiman - astroheal.com
The elements are an integral part of The Astrology of Healing.
Using a classical model, Ingrid Naiman describes the elements as the materials out of which the form world is constructed.
Imbalances of the elements give rise to symptoms, the early warning signs that more serious illnesses may occur if not corrected.
www.astroheal.com /publications/cassettes3.html   (123 words)

  
 Astrology Elements   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
Astrology: The four elements: fire, air, earth ad water; the triplicities.
The Elements are based on the 60-year cycle favoured by ancient Chinese astrologers.
Astrology's four elements, Fire, Earth, Air, and Water, are the basic building blocks of all material structures and...
www.pimpandoer.info /27/astrology-elements.html   (727 words)

  
 Astrology   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
o 4.1 Astrology as a descriptive language for the mind
* natal astrology (the study of a person's birth, or natal chart),
* electional astrology (a chart drawn up ahead of time to determine the best moment to begin an enterprise or undertaking).
www.ryanoneal.net /astrology   (1282 words)

  
 Astrology-how does your birth time affect your life patterns
At first study, astrology seems to be filled with contradictions.
Chinese astrology was developed apart from Western and Vedic(Indian) astrology(both of which have their beginnings in Mesopotamia).
Another important component of the Chinese astrological sign is its element.Chinese astrology utilizes the Asian Five Phase/Element theory to assign element qualities to each animal year sign(this correlates with the Western astrology’s 4 classical elements).
www.angelfire.com /biz2/metaphysician/astrology.html   (435 words)

  
 Introduction to Classical Natal Astrology
The purpose of Introduction to Classical Studies is a to teach the background and logic behind classical astrological techniques and methods, with an eye toward the integration of these techniques into conventional modern delineation.
This Course overlaps with, but does not cover exactly the same sequence or material as the Classical Studies in Horary Course, in which the methods are presented strictly according to their usefulness in horary.
Those who wish to learn to do a classical delineation the way it was actually performed (omitting modern considerations completely) are referred to Robert Zoller's Medieval Studies course.
www.horary.com /catalog/icn_crs.html   (432 words)

  
 Amazon.com: Books: Classical Five Element: Chinese Astrology Made Easy   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
Chinese Astrology: Exploring The Eastern Zodiac by SHELLY WU
I was able to put into practice the principles of 5 element astrology without refering to other books, and without banging my head against the wall of confusing presentations of similar material.
If you want to learn and put into practice traditional Chinese 5 element astrology, then this book is a must.
www.amazon.com /exec/obidos/tg/detail/-/0595094082?v=glance   (930 words)

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