Codex Telleriano-Remensis
The Codex Telleriano-Remensis, produced in sixteenth century Mexico and printed on European paper, is one of the finest surviving examples of Aztec manuscript painting. Its Latinized name comes from C...
Brihat Jataka
Brihat Jataka or Brihat Jatakam or Brihajjatakam (Sanskrit: बृहज्जातकम), is one of the five principal texts written by Varahamihira, the other four being Panchasiddhantika, Brihat Samhita, Laghu Jatak...
The Manciple's Tale
The Manciple's Tale is part of Geoffrey Chaucer's The Canterbury Tales. It appears in its own manuscript fragment, Group H, but the prologue to the Parson's Tale makes it clear it was intended as the ...
Zij-i Sultani
Zīj-i Sultānī (Persian: زیجِ سلطانی‎) is a Zij astronomical table and star catalogue that was published by Ulugh Beg in 1437. It was the joint product of the work of a group of Muslim astronome...
Surya Siddhanta
The Surya Siddhanta is one of the oldest treatises (siddhanta) in Hindu astronomy.The extant text as edited by Burgess (1860) is medieval (c. 12th century), but it is clearly based on older versions,...
Prasna Tantra
Prasna Tantra is a famous work of Neelakantha on Horary astrology. Neelakantha Daivagnya, the author of Tajika Neelakanthi was the minister and court astrologer of Mughal Emperor Jalaluddin Akbar. Pra...
Zij
Zīj (Persian: زيج‎) is the generic name applied to Islamic astronomical books that tabulate parameters used for astronomical calculations of the positions of the Sun, Moon, stars, and planets. ...
Codex Mexicanus
The Codex Mexicanus is an early colonial Mexican pictorial manuscript.The Codex can be divided into several sections:It is currently held in the Bibliothèque Nationale, Paris.
The Mountain Astrologer
The Mountain Astrologer (TMA) is a bi-monthly English language astrology magazine, written for professional astrologers and astrology students of all levels. It was the winner of the 1999 and 2000 Spi...
Très Riches Heures du Duc de Berry
The Très Riches Heures du Duc de Berry ([tʀɛ ʀiʃ œʀ dy dyk də be.ʁi]; or Très Riches Heures) is the most famous and possibly the best surviving example of French Gothic manuscript illumination, showin...
Prasna Marga
Prasna Marga is a unique work on Hindu astrology, natal and horary ('Prashna' means 'Horary'), that appears to be a major classical text covering every aspect of human existence. It was written in San...
Zodiac and Swastika
Zodiac and Swastika is a book by Wilhelm Wulff. Originally published 1968 in Germany by Bertelsmann Sachbuchverlag as Tierkreis und Hakenkreuz: Als Astrologe an Himmlers Hof, it was released in 1973 i...
Tonalamatl
The tonalamatl /toːnaˈlaːmatɬ/ is a divinatory almanac used in central Mexico in the decades, and perhaps centuries, leading up to the Spanish conquest. The word itself is Nahuatl in origin, meaning ...
Apocalypse of John – dated astronomically
Die Offenbarung Johannis – Eine astronomisch-historische Untersuchung (English: The Revelation to John - An astronomic historical Investigation) is the title of the German edition of the 1905 book...
Matenadaran
The Mesrop Mashtots Institute of Ancient Manuscripts (Armenian: Մեսրոպ Մաշտոցի անվան հին ձեռագրերի ինստիտուտ (Mesrop Mashtots'i anvan hin dzeragreri institut)), commonly referred to as the Matenad...
John of Saxony (astronomer)
John of Saxony or Johannes de Saxonia or John Danko or Dancowe of Saxony was an early medieval astronomer. Although his exact birthplace is unknown it is believed he was born in Germany, most likely ...
Astrological almanac
This article gives a list of various almanacs. Note that almanac can also be spelled almanack, and some of the publications listed use this form.
Toledan Tables
The Toledan Tables, or Tables of Toledo, were astronomical tables which were used to predict the movements of the Sun, Moon and planets relative to the fixed stars. They were completed around year 108...
Influence of Italian humanism on Chaucer
Contact between Geoffrey Chaucer and the Italian humanists Petrarch or Boccaccio has been proposed by scholars for centuries. More recent scholarship tends to discount these earlier speculations becau...
On the Heavens
On the Heavens (Greek: Περὶ οὐρανοῦ, Latin: De Caelo or De Caelo et Mundo) is Aristotle's chief cosmological treatise: written in 350 BC it contains his astronomical theory and his ideas on the concre...
Jatakalankara
Jatakalankara is a brief Sanskrit treatise comprising one hundred twenty-five slokas or verses on the predictive part of Hindu astrology written in the classic Sloka format in the Srgdhara meter. It w...