Today, all of our eggs are in a lone planetary basket, Earth.
Ficino was, moreover, a firm believer in planetary influences.
The planetary theory and other particular dynamical problems likewise occupied his attention from time to time.
Period the Babylonian religion centred in the adoration of the seven planetary deities.
But the form in which the whole is set forth is Oriental, and it must be carefully noted that the Mithras mysteries, so closely connected with the Persian religion, are acquainted with this doctrine of the ascent of the soul through the planetary spheres (Origen, Contra Celsum, vi.