To what other ark, then, could he have been alluding, if not to the horary diurnal ark?
It is needful to remember the colours belonging to the signs, as they are especially useful in horary questions.
An example of this class of horary question is included among the illustrations (Fig. 10).
horary questions are questions asked at a certain time when a person feels anxious concerning any undertaking or impending event.
Astrology was divided into three distinct branches—the doctrine of nativities, horary astrology, and state astrology.
In nativities, they seem to consider them as indices; but, in horary questions, as causes.
This, he says, occurs along the equator, where the horary motion is at its maximum; and thus the tropic current is formed.
The right-hand edge of the dial has the twelve horary characters which will be explained later.
Refer now to Fig. 21 where two disks are shown, one having the twelve horary branches and the other the ten celestial stems.
Observation also determines that the amount of the horary variation increases with the latitude.