The Sun crosses Caph around 26th April, Schedar around 28th April, Cih around 5th May, Rucha around 8th May and Segin around 15th May each year.

Notes & References:
1 ] Manilius, Astronomica, (c.10 AD), translated by G.P. Goold, (Harvard Heinemann, Loeb Classical Library, London, 1976), 5.504ff.
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2 ] Ibid.
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3 ] Firmicus, Matheseos Libri VIII, 4th century, VIII.XVI.3
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4 ] Ptolemy, Tetrabiblos (1st cent. AD) published by Harvard Heinemann, Loeb classical library; I.9

© Deborah Houlding. First published in The Traditional Astrologer Magazine, issue 9; Summer 1995. Published online December 2006.

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