Pluto Retrograde

April 2018 Astro-Energy Report

by Sarah Varcas 25 March 2018

      Hard As Steel, Soft As Silk By Sarah Varcas   This month sees a concentration of energy in the signs of Capricorn and Aries, favouring pragmatic action fuelled by self-confidence and well-honed instinct. If you struggle with a lack of self-confidence and low self-esteem, draw upon this energy to challenge the debilitating […]

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May 2016 Astro-Energy Report

by Sarah Varcas 1 May 2016

      Intuition,  Intention and Insight By Sarah Varcas   May begins with five planets retrograde (Mercury, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn and Pluto) and ends with three (Mars, Saturn and Pluto). Reflection and receptivity are key to how this month unfolds. There will be great motivation to honour the truth, make decisions that serve it well and […]

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18th April 2015: New Moon in Aries

by Sarah Varcas 15 April 2015

  Image: “Gestation” by Gary Rosenberg   The Silent Seed of the Future By Sarah Varcas   The Moon is new at 6:58 pm GMT in the 29th degree of Aries. In the first sign of the zodiac a new moon brings fresh perspectives and new possibility, but the nature of those new beginnings is […]

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16th April – 25th September 2015: Pluto Retrograde in Capricorn

by Sarah Varcas 15 April 2015

    Finding Our Own Fuel By Sarah Varcas   Pluto turns retrograde in the 16th degree of Capricorn, heralding the final farewell in its lengthy collaboration with Uranus since 2012. Lives shaken up by their square begin to settle and the dust begins to clear. It sounds like a good thing, of course, and essentially […]

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22nd/23rd September 2014: Pluto stations Direct

by Sarah Varcas 18 September 2014

  Image: ‘Facing’ by Gary Rosenberg   This Is Who We Are by Sarah Varcas   Pluto stations direct at 8:01 p.m. GMT on 22nd September, completing its retrograde passage begun in mid April at the lunar eclipse in Libra. When Pluto is retrograde we encounter its transformative power within us. We discover the extent […]

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14th April – 22nd September 2014: Pluto Retrograde in Capricorn

by Sarah Varcas 1 May 2014

  Image: Gary Rosenberg   Spotting False Selves by Sarah Varcas   During all that intensity last month Pluto quietly stationed in the 14th degree of Capricorn to begin its current retrograde passage. Most people know Pluto to be a planet of immense transformation alongside deep suffering, and in its on-going square to Uranus it […]

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Pluto Retrograde: 12th April to 20th September 2013

by Sarah Varcas 10 April 2013

  Pluto Retrograde: 12th April to 20th September 2013 by Sarah Varcas   Pluto stations retrograde in the 12th degree of Capricorn. The Sabian Symbols link this degree to study of the natural world, in the face of which we are all mere beginners. When Pluto, planet of profound transformation often born out of destruction, […]

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