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Decanate - The partitioning of each Sign into three equal parts of 10 degrees each. Each part is known as a decanate. Every Sign is composed of 30 degrees.

Decanate, Decan. A term applied to a subdivision of Sign into 10 arcs, referred to as the first, second and third decanates or decans. The interpretation of Decans is based upon a system of rulerships, of which there are two in common use.

DECANATE: The division of each sign into three equal parts of 10 degrees each.
DECLINATION: The distance of a planet north or south of the celestial equater
DEGREE: 1/360 of a circle.

Decanate: Divide sign into 12 pieces
Navamsa: Divide sign to 9 pieces
Dwadasamsa: Divide sign into 12 pieces
Degree Meaning: Divide sign into 30 pieces ...

Decanate: One of three divisions of a Sun Sign ( 0-959', 10-1959', 20-2959').
Descendant: The cusp between the sixth and seventh houses, the point at which the western horizon intercepts the ecliptic.
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Stephanie Clement
Manilius' System of Dodecatemories (DWADS) ...

Decanate Chart
I give you the decanate chart (bottom of the above symbol chart) in case you want to study interpretation in more depth.

decanate: three sequential 10 sections of all signs: the first 10 of a sign is said to be of the nature of the sign itself; the second 10 is of the nature of the next sign of the same element; the third has the nature of the remaining sign of that element.

Decan, Decanates A division of the signs into 10 degrees each of which is subtly different from one another due to the different rulers involved.
Declination A coordinate system measuring positions North or South of the celestial equator. ...

decan, decanate Based on the subdivision of a sign into three parts of 10 each. Each decan of a sign expresses subtle differences that distinguish it from the other two decans as described by its planetary sub-ruler, which operates in conjunction with the natural planetary ruler of the sign.

Decan or Decanate-Ten degrees of arc, the first, second or third section of the stack marked by ten-degree intervals.
Harmonic-The use of the stack placed outside each house from cusp to cusp to determine secondary indications of events not readily seen in the rogression.

Decans or Decanates - each sign splits into 3 parts. 0-9 degrees is ruled by the sign, 10-19 deg sub-ruled by next sign-same element & 20-29 degrees the 3rd sign.

Decan (Decanate) A one-third (ten-degree) sector of a sign. Each sign has three decanates: 0-10 degrees, 11-20 degrees and 21-30 degrees. Each decan has its own ruler, based on the rulership of the first, fifth and ninth sign of its triplicity, counting the current sign as the first.

LIBRA- As the decanate of Libra is the bridging decanate into the Aquarian Age, Libra's Soul's Purpose is to bridge the activities of humanity, as shown by the House Position of Uranus, ...

Vicissitudes; sex decanate of the Sign of Imprisonment; eventful lives; wide variety of careers, recapitulating in their lives the events and conditions expected from other decanates; reach highest expression through psychic research, ...

This is the planet that has the most dignities in a given place in the zodiac, according to the dignities of house, exaltation, trigon (or triplicity), bound (or term) and face (decanate).
anangke: One of the three fates referred to by Hellenistic philosophers, meaning agnoia, or unwit.

The eclipse took place at 19◦06' Aries, which is the degree of the Sun's exaltation in that sign, and in terms of Essential Dignity it is in "the Face of the Sun," or the decanate of Leo.

] If any Planet be in his Decanate, Decurie or Face, as Mars in the first ten degrees of Aries, or in Mercury in the first ten degrees of Taurus, he is then allowed one essential dignity; for being in his own Decanate or Face, cannot then be called Peregrine.

With Mars(action) and Chiron(healing) conjunct in the last decanate of Sagitarrius -- also near the galactic center -- opposing retrograde Mercury conjuct Jupiter in Gemini, the cauldron of change is churning with evolutionary elixir.

Each sign can be divided into three 10 sectors known as decans or decanates, though these have fallen into disuse. The first decanate is said to be most emphatically of its own nature and is ruled by the sign ruler.

There were other transits - for example, the Uranus-Neptune-Saturn conjunction in the first decanate of Capricorn, approaching the Soviet Union's Venus in the 4th house - that suggested that this imminent collapse was going to be like a marriage breakup.

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3- General Monthly Overview for all signs combined click on OCCIDENTAL ASTROLOGY on the left sidebar.

No POF in the second or third decanate of Cancer unless it is a related matter. The second decanate of Cancer is Scorpio and the third decanate of Cancer is Pisces.
No POF in Scorpio or Pisces unless it is a related matter.

The Effects of Eclipses according to the Decanates
List of aphorisms from William Lilly's "Annus Tenebrosus" concerning the effects of solar and lunar eclipses according the the decanates of the Zodiac. (Luis Ribeiro) ...

Definition: The decan is a 10 degree increment that divides the 360 degree ecliptic into 36 pieces. There are three decans for each sign of the Zodiac. This gives more nuance to the general interpretation of a sign, within its decanate.

Saravali (two volume classic focuses on planets in houses, decanates, etc.)
Translated by R. Santhanam
Bhrigu Sutram (a look at each planet in each house, with reference to 4 Vedic classics) ...

95. Those images[51] which do arise with the several decanates, they declare the inclination of the native to that profession he handles. [What they are, see Scaliger upon Manilius[52] or Johannes Angelus[53] ].

the names seem to be often Greek translations of the Arabic names, especially in the second half of the list, and so it seems probable that the list is largely a version of the Arabic lunar system, especially since the essential Egyptian system is strongly solar and decimal, using the 36 decanates ...

See also: See also: What is the meaning of Astrology, Decan, Planet, House, Moon?

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