Traditional Astrology Radio

A monthly podcast on ancient astrology by Chris Brennan

New Translation of the Anthology of Vettius Valens

Valens, AnthologyDuring this podcast I discuss the recent release of a full English translation of the Anthology of Vettius Valens by Mark Riley.

Riley, who is a retired classics scholar from California, unexpectedly released a full preliminary translation of the entire Anthology online for free in early December.

He had completed the translation in the mid-90′s when he was still doing work on ancient astrology, but has since moved on, and never got around to publishing the text, until now.

During this impromptu show I discuss the importance of the release of this text, and I provide an overview of the life and work of Valens.

You can read more about the release of the Anthology and find a link to the translation in an article I wrote on the Hellenistic astrology website.

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  1. Hey, bribe Curt to program the technique by adding links on your site to Delphic Oracle ;)
    ..we all “do” to either gain benefits or fear of losing them. Since fear is just mean…the answer is so easy! lol Thank you for the recording, loved it.

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