Hellenistic Astrology with Robert H. Schmidt

Astrology - Herbalism - History

FREE Audio with Matthew Wood and Astrologer, Robert Schmidt, sharing stories and knowledge of ancient Astrology with a touch of herbalism mixed in!
"Doctrine of Signatures, Greek philosophy and the holistic concept of the old ways is fascinating"
"It's more like "Origins of Western Astrology""  
"...like eavesdropping on two brilliant minds meandering into some sort of coherence."

Robert Schmidt Astrology

The focus of Robert Schmidt Astrology is the astrology of the Hellenistic period. This is the astrology that developed in Egypt and the surrounding Mediterranean area after the Alexandrian conquest and persisted through the Roman period. It is the primary source of all later Western astrology.
The research effort of Robert Schmidt Astrology involves:
  • Reconstructing the actual practice of Hellenistic astrology in detail.
  • Uncovering the original theoretical foundations behind this ancient discipline.
  • Tracing the transmission of this original doctrine down through the centuries.

The educational direction of Robert Schmidt Astrology is twofold:
  • To educate modern astrologers in the theory and practice of Hellenistic astrology.
  • To draw out the broader implications of this material and attract non-astrologers to the study of this field.

Robert Schmidt Astrology has courses created from the information interpreted by Project Hindsight. Project Hindsight was the life-long work of Robert H. Schmidt and Ellen Black. Starting in 1993, They worked to translate and interpret the surviving texts of the Western astrological tradition.



3.5 Hours Audio Recording


Matthew Wood, MS

Matthew Wood has been a practicing herbalist for over forty years. He is an internationally known
teacher and author with more than ten books to his credit, including The Book of Herbal Wisdom, 
The Earthwise Herbals, Holistic Medicine and the Extracellular Matrix, and A Shamanic Herbal 
(July 2024). Matthew has an MSc in herbal medicine from the Scottish School of Herbal Medicine 
(accredited, U. of Wales). He lives in the Midwest. 

Robert H. Schmidt

Robert H. Schmidt was an independent scholar devoted to the study of ancient astrology. He diligently translated primary sources into modern languages, often providing the first-ever translations, significantly advancing our understanding of the subject.
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Hellenistic Astrology with Robert Schmidt

Enjoy stories and knowledge of ancient Astrology and herbalism with Matthew Wood and Astrologer, Robert Schmidt!

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