“The Whole Moon was Eaten”: Southeast Asian Eclipse Calculation
Summary, in English
A form of protection against eclipses was available, however, in the sense that prediction provided a means of countering the event. Consequently one main function of the astronomer/astrologer (henceforth “hora”) in his society was to warn his patron that the sky would darken and the birds stop singing at such and such a time on such and such a day.
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Journal of Southeast Asian Studies
Cambridge University Press
- Other Natural Sciences
- ISSN: 0022-4634