“The secret of change is to focus all of your energy, not on fighting the old, but on building the new.”
Full and New Moons
Knowing where and how the Moon is – informs us of how and when we can take better care of the emotional body. Each New and Full Moon are signposts of what affects feeling, the emotional body, and instinctual insight.
12-20-20 Jupiter enters Aquarius, expanding Aquarian ideals of brotherhood and sisterhood, and Venus hugs the wounded healer, Chiron. Visualize these as symbols for our entry into a wiser World order, and healing for our divided country. Come 2021 may we say with heart and conviction, “One nation, undivided, with liberty and justice for all.”
When planets are Retrograde they ‘speak more loudly’ as they are closer to earth. Their energies are inwardly intent, and more potent – especially during their beginning and closing stationary positions, as they prepare to shift direction.
Eclipses are power outages, followed by a surge, creating chaos, and opportunity. What might be the most important Eclipse-takeaway is for you to know that all you do is sacred.
“The music of the spheres,” as Kepler put it, was a poetic description of the mystical logos, Astrology. What are the planets to us earthlings? How do we interpret their influence? Can we accept the ‘fated’ energies of the planets? Do we have free will?
Rituals for Solstice and Equinox
The four great quadrants of the year, announce seasonal beginnings. The timing is set for the Sun’s arrives at 00 Cardinal degree of Aires for spring, Cancer for summer, Libra for fall, and Capricorn for winter. This makes the dates vary a little from year to year.