• Qualifying Horary Practitioner (QHP)

    Established 1984

  • QHP Diploma: Horary and Nativities Reading

  • Reading 

    Note: other editions and/or translations of these publications may also be available: 

    The texts for the Certificate are required plus those for the Diploma below. 

    Certificate
    Required
    Barclay, O. Horary Astrology Rediscovered: A Study in Classical Astrology (West Chester, 1990).
    Dunn, B. Horary Astrology Re-Examined: The Possibility or Impossibility of the Matter Propounded (Bournemouth, 2009).
    Ebertin-Hoffman. Fixed Stars and Their Interpretation (Tempe, 2009).
    Hand, R. (ed. and trans.), Masha’allah: On Reception (Restmont, 1988).
    Hand, R. Night & Day: Planetary Sect in Astrology (Orleans, 1995).
    Goold, G.P. (ed. and trans.), Manilius: Astronomica (London, 1977).
    Lilly, W. Christian Astrology Modestly Treated of in Three Books (London, 1985).
    Robbins, F.E. (ed. and trans.), Ptolemy: Tetrabiblos (London, 1980).
     
    Recommended
    Ashmand, J. M. (ed. and trans.), Claudius Ptolemy: Tetrabiblos Or The Quadripartite Mathematical Treatise: Four Books of the Influence of the Stars (London, 1822).
    Little, L. (ed. and trans.), Astrosynthesis: The Rational System of Horoscope Interpretation according to Morin de Villefranche (New York, 1974).
    Burnett, C. (ed. and trans.), Abu Ma’shar: The Abbreviation of the Introduction to Astrology (Restmont, 1997). Additional annotations C. Burnett, G. Cornelius, G. Tobyn, V. Wells.
    Holden, J. (ed. and trans.), Abu ’Ali Al-Khayyat: The Judgments of Nativities (Tempe, 1988).
     
    Diploma
    Required:
    Eleftheriadis, P. Horary Astrology: The practical way to learn your fate (Wessex Astrologer, 2017).
    Hand, R. (ed.) and Epstein, M. (trans.) Rabbi Avraham Ibn Ezra: The Beginning of Wisdom (Arhat, 1998).
    Hand, R. (ed.) and Epstein, M. (trans.) Rabbi Avraham Ibn Ezra: The Book of Nativities and Revolutions (Arhat, 2008).
    Gansten, M. Primary Directions: Astrology's Old Master Technique (Wessex Astrologer, 2009).
    Lilly: alternative editions*
    Lilly, W. Christian Astrology (Books 1 &2) (Astrology Classics, 2005)
    Lilly, W. Christian Astrology (Book Three) (Astrology Classics, 2005).
    Zoller, R. The Arabic Parts in Astrology: A Lost Key to Prediction (Inner Traditions International, 1980, 1989).
     
    Recommended:
    Avelar, H. and Ribeiro, L. On the Heavenly Spheres: A treatise on traditional astrology (American Federation of Astrologers, 2010).
    Crane, J. Astrological Roots: The Hellenistic Legacy (Wessex Astrologer 2007)
    Dykes, B. (ed. and trans.), Bonatti on Horary (Cazimi Press, 2010).
    Dykes, B. (ed. and trans.), Bonatti on Nativities (Cazimi Press, 2010).
    Dykes, B. (ed. and trans.), On Solar Revolutions: Abu Ma'shar's on the Revolutions of the Years of Nativities (Cazimi Press, 2010).
    Dykes, B. (ed. and trans.), The Forty Chapters of Al-Kindi (Cazimi Press, 2011).
    Dykes, B. (ed. and trans.), The Book of the Nine Judges: Traditional Horary Astrology (Cazimi Press, 2011).
    Greenbaum, D. Temperament: Astrology's Forgotten key (Wessex Astrologer, 2005).
    Lehman, L. The Book of rulerships (Whitford Press, 1992).
    Hand, R. Whole Sign Houses: The Oldest House System (Arhat, 2008).
    Holden, J. (ed. and trans.), Abu ’Ali Al-Khayyat: The Judgments of Nativities (American Federation of Astrologers, 2008).
    Saunders, R. The Astrological Judgment and Practice of Physick. Deduced from the Position of the Heavens at the Decumbiture of the Sick Person (Astrology Classics, 2003).
    Culpeper, N. Astrological Judgement of Diseases From the Decumbiture of the Sick (Astrology Classics, 2003).
    Wright, R. (trans.), Al Biruni: The Book of Instruction in the Elements of the Art of Astrology (Astrology Classics, 2006)
    Pingree, D. (ed. and trans.), Dorotheus of Sidonius, Carmen Astrologicum,(Leipzig, 1976).
    Robson, V. The Fixed Stars & Constellations in Astrology (Astrology Classics, 2005)
     
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