Origin of benefic
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If the Sun and the Moon are well placed, and if there be benefic stars in the Mid-heaven, the native will rank high in the world.The Influence of the Stars|Rosa Baughan
He sought an intimacy with the benefic Jupiter, and found it—perhaps by a secret kowtowing to Sagittarius.The Prophet of Berkeley Square|Robert Hichens
The oppositions are uniformly evil, whether the planet involved in the direction be a benefic or malefic.
But if the benefic in the 2nd should have good aspects from other planets, then there will be considerable wealth.
If a benefic (Jupiter or Venus) be therein, and free from evil aspects, the same effect will accrue.