Astrology is not specifically mentioned in the Torah…

Jewish views on astrology:

“Astrology is not specifically mentioned in the Torah, the five books of Moses. There are two commandments which have been used by some authorities as a basis to forbid the practice. However, the Hebrew word Mazalot is used twice in the Jewish Bible, and it literally means “constellations” or “zodiac” (See Book of Job 38:31-33, & II Kings 23:5)

You shall not practice divination or soothsaying. (Leviticus 19:26, New JPS)

When you enter the land that the LORD your God is giving you, you shall not learn to imitate the abhorrent practices of the nations. Let no one be found among you who…is an auger, a soothsayer, a diviner, a sorceror, one casts spells…..For anyone who does these things is abhorrent to the LORD… (Deuteronomy 18:9-12, New JPS)

These commandments are understood by some rabbinic authorities as forbidding astrology, while others limit these mitzvot to other forms of soothsaying, and thus view astrology as permissible.”

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