Jupiter Cycle

Jupiter Cycle Oriental astrology is based on the cycles of Saturn and Jupiter. The first 60 year period which takes for Saturn to travel around its orbit twice. Therefore, Jupiter will take five complete jouneys during the time it takes Saturn to travel around its orbit twice. This is the reason why there are five different "elements" used in oriental astrology: wood, metal, water, fire and earth. http://www.wingleehong.co.uk/fest/cny.html Jupiter conjoins Saturn in 19.859 years at an advance of about 123 degrees. After three conjunctions, 59.577 years, it recurs at a mean advance of 8.93° - the first order recurrence cycle of Jupiter-Saturn. With this 9-degree advance every 60 years, http://www.astrologyweekly.com/dictionary/jupiter-cycle.php