Electional astrology link below:-
Electional astrology - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Please note it says originally used in war.
Perhaps the science forum on the B.B.C. Open University link will of better use please scroll down page 22 to Japan, where 85% of battles between the Meiji constitution in 1890 to almost to the end of 1944 were aligned to the stars!
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The Technique used was very ancient called the Paranatellonta, always aligned to the start of the day either sunrise sunset or modern midnight.