In the left half of the zodiac (which is truncated after Capricorn), there are shown five groups of travellers holding walking sticks. Namely:
• In the upper row of the Aquarius sector, there is a group composed of two female travelers holding planetary walking sticks (see Figure 8.36). It is clear that this is a representation of Venus shown in Aquarius (see Chapter 5);
• In the second row of the Aquarius sector, there is a two-faced male traveler holding a planetary walking stick (see Figure 8.36). It is not hard to recognize that it must be a representation of Mercury (see Chapter 5). Consequently, Mercury was also in Aquarius;
• In the middle of the upper row in Taurus, there is a male figure with a planetary walking stick. This figure has the head of a ram with particular horns, which are twisted and pointing opposite directions. There is a small disc over its head (see Figure 8.36). We have already encountered similar figures on other Egyptian zodiacs, for example on the Denderah zodiacs. See subsections 7.4.6 and Figure 7.12. On the Long Denderah zodiac, Jupiter also had horizontal horns and there was a small disk in-between. Consequently, on the Ramses VI zodiac Jupiter is shown in Taurus.
• Notice that next to the representation of Jupiter in Taurus, there is a sitting figure on a chair. There are exactly two such sitting figures on the Ramses VI zodiac (RS). The second one is in Pisces, in the second row from the top. Notice that the sitting figure in Pisces hold a planetary walking stick. It is most probably that these two symbols indicate that in the constellations of Taurus and Pisces there were two slowely moving planets — Saturn and Jupiter.
• As it is indicated by the sitting figure in Pisces, we expect to find there Saturn. Indeed, in the second from the top row, besides the sitting figure, there is a male figure holding a planetary walking stick (see Figure 8.36). Therefore, on the Ramses VI zodiac Saturn was in Pisces.
• In the top row in Pisces, above Saturn, there is another male figure holding a planetary walking stick. The only option left is that it must represent Mars (see Figure 8.36). In this way, we obtain that on the Ramses VI zodiac, Mars was in Pisces.
Notice that interchanging the symbols of Mars and Sturn does not affect the decoding of the main horoscope on the zodiac (RS) — both planets are located in Pisces. Since all the other planets were uniquely identified by their planetary attributes, we can say that the main horoscope on the Ramses VI zodiac is decoded.
Let us point out that on the zodiac (RS), in the upper rows, which are reserved for the planetary symbols, there are other figures holding planetary walking sticks. More precisely, in Capricorn in its upper row, there are two male and one female figures holding sticks (see Figure 8.36). Since there is a female figure among these symbols, it is most likely that this sequence may be associated with Venus. Let us recall that we have already identified the main figure of Venus in Aquarius, but it is still possible that Venus was in Capricorn. Therefore, it is appropriate to consider that all the possible locations of Venus, including both constellations of Aquarius and Capricorn. Our computations were based on all possible variants. However, in the final solution Venus turned out to be located in Aquarius — as we expected. On the other hand, notice that the walking sticks held by by the female travelers in Aquarius are equipped with a specific handles on their tops. One can not say this about the walking sticks, which are held by figures accompaning the "additional Venus" in Capricorn. Let us recall that on the Egyptian zodiacs the planetary walking stick is not just a simple stick, but it always has a special handle on its top (see subsection 5.4.1). However, these figures could definitely belong to the procesion of Venus.
Notice that in the sector of Capricorn, there is another figure holding something like a walking stick (See Figure 8.35). However, this sticked is curved and there is a cobra placed over its top. But, a snake-like-stick and a feather are the attributes of Mercury (see section 5.4.10). It seems that this figure belongs to the procession of Mercury, which is extending to Capricorn.
Finally, we have to identify on the Ramses VI zodiac the symbols of the Sun and Moon. On Figure 8.37, we show the Lower Part with the redish strip in its bottom. It could be indicated by this color that the Sun was present in this area, i.e. in Aquarius, Capricorn, Sagittarius, Scorpio or Libra. There is no other symbol that could be considered as a pointer to the location of the Sun. Notice that this identification agrees with the location of Mercury and Venus in Aquarius.
On the other hand, it is logical to expect that the presence of the Moon could be symbolized on the Ramzez VI zodiac in way indicating that it reflects the light from the Sun. Indeed, the presence of the sun was marked in red, so a similar change of colors could apply to the Moon. Indeed, there is one sector on the zodiac, which is different from the other constellation sectors — Cancer. The boat symbolizing Cancer is white, while all the other boats are yellow or even yellow-redish in the area where we assumed the presence of the Sun. This can be a clear indication of the silver light of the Moon. Therefore, we can conclude that the Moon is shown in Cancer.
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