It's rare. It's spectacular. It's the Queen of Lunar Eclipses. Welcome to the first eclipse of 2018! Making a grand entrance with not one but three astronomical phenomena at once — all explained in this NASA video — the January eclipse reminds you that creativity, passion, and self-respect are non-negotiable. Forget humility and keeping your... Continue Reading →
Relationships, Renewals, and Revolutions. This is what this morning's cardinal t-square is all about. One of the most dynamic days this January, it's time to carve out healthy boundaries in personal and professional relationships, and re-assess our values and life path. Issues of justice, fairness, and self-respect push us over the edge. Sometimes the kindest... Continue Reading →
Uranus turns direct on the 2nd of January. Change is now not only possible, but irresistible. Binding ties are severed, consequences cast aside, a new direction unavoidable. Uranus is often a much-loved archetype in astrology. It is the hallmark of all that is new and wildly different during a given period. Its reputation as the... Continue Reading →
Happy New Year, everybody! 2018 opens with a grand gift to all of us. Today’s Wolf Moon is powerful, transformative, dynamic, and heart-warming at the same time. Taking place at 11°37 of Cancer, and peaking at 2:24am UT on January the 2nd, the Moon is interacting with almost all the astrological planets in the sky.... Continue Reading →
Integrity, accountability, and commitment. These are the keywords that summarise the momentous shift taking place in the sky above us. A cosmic reset button has just been pressed. Saturn has gone home, and a new thirty-year cycle begins for all of us. Saturn entered Capricorn on the 20th of December 2017, at 4:49am UT, and will... Continue Reading →
Have you ever wondered why people seem to go crazy at the Full Moon? Why are hospitals and the police on heightened alert every twenty-eight days? What makes this astrological event so powerful and potentially disruptive? Full Moons are a time of opposition, of extremes, of clashes between who we want to be and what... Continue Reading →
Time to slow down, declutter your mind, and make thorough decisions. This is a reality check. The Time Lord demands that we stop and think things through, that we don't rush ahead without checking all the facts, playing out all the scenarios in our head, ensuring our plans are watertight first. Any delays with planning, executing... Continue Reading →
The November New Moon is probing and deep. With four planets, including Venus and Jupiter, in Scorpio, and a Void of Course Moon, we feel deeply and can't but dig obsessively into a matter. Superficial answers just won't do! Our plans start taking shape, poisons are transformed into soothing potions, and we see the shadow that we've... Continue Reading →
The Moon has been associated with the cycles of life since time immemorial. Ancient cultures adopted its rhythmic patterns to track the passing of time, the changing of the seasons, and the evolution of life on Earth. The timing of day-to-day activities stemmed from the Moon's changing shape and the simple belief that it governs moisture.... Continue Reading →
What a powerful week this is! One of the most important astrological events of the last few years is peaking on 28 September. Jupiter in Libra opposes Uranus in Aries for the third and last time in these signs for many years - until 2099! Every 3 years or so, Jupiter will align with Uranus.... Continue Reading →
Happy Autumn Equinox, and start of the Libra season! This is the beginning of a powerful new period in our lives. Just like night and day become equal at this special time of the year, so equality and balance become our focus. Libra is the first relational sign - our understanding of ourselves grows through... Continue Reading →
We have a New Moon in Virgo, at 27° degrees, on September the 20th. This is an excellent time to plant the seed of an idea to see it grow. It's also an extraordinarily productive time, with all the personal planets in Earthy Virgo. The effervescence of this past Summer's Leo season is being replaced... Continue Reading →
Push your limits! Free the warrior in you! Let go of your shackles, and take life full on. Today's alignment between the Moon, Jupiter, and Uranus brings liberating, electrifying, exhilarating, and extreme feelings all at once. You may find yourself buzzing with electricity, tension, and excitement, be less able to sleep or relax, or find... Continue Reading →
Can you feel the energy shift already? Mars has finally left Leo and moved into Virgo, where it will stay until the 22nd of October. Out with the hot heads, in with the hard work! Mars is raw, instinctive, powerful, masculine energy, motivating us to act, feeding us passions and desires. It gets us aroused... Continue Reading →
The planet of communication, the mind, short travel, and business is back in Leo, triggering the eclipse degree, conjunct Mars, and preparing to turn direct! This is raw fire on a grand scale! Expect arrogance, displays of grandeur, misjudgements, and loud roars!
Love planet Venus entered the joyful sign of Leo on August 26th. Bold, vibrant, and loud, Venus in Leo takes your ego and your heart to the next level. Treat yourself like royalty and dress like a king or a queen. Stand tall, become aware of your posture and walk with confidence. Gift yourself something... Continue Reading →
Virgo is about service, sorting, and analyzing. Self-sufficiency and discernment rule the day during this transit. This is an excellent time to work on your health and daily routine.
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A Sun-Jupiter alignment brings joy, fun, and ambition. Are you feeling proud and confident today? You will definitely do from 5:11am UT tomorrow, when the Moon enters fiery Aries. #astrology #zodiac #libra #leo #aries Where are your planets natally? Contact Marilena to find out and to get personalised advice. Details of the types of readings available... Continue Reading →
Today's Venus-Neptune aspect creates an extra soft vibration. Love is unconditional and idealised, and everything is seen through rose-tinted glasses. A romantic date creates magic and our hearts are enveloped in dreams and feelings. Creativity gets a boost. It's tempting to lose ourselves in romance, beauty, imagination, art, but watch out for boundaries getting blurred... Continue Reading →