healthy ego development

6th / 7th May 2016: New Moon in Taurus

by Sarah Varcas 5 May 2016

      Absolutely Relative By Sarah Varcas   The Moon is new in the 17th degree of Taurus on 6th May at 7:31 p.m. U.T. In its darkness we encounter the creative tension between relative and absolute truths. For those walking a spiritual path, realisation of absolute truth is key. Enlightenment, ascension, oneness with […]

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28th/29th April – 22nd May 2016: Mercury Retrograde in Taurus

by Sarah Varcas 26 April 2016

      Mysterious Magic By Sarah Varcas   Mercury stations retrograde at 5:15 p.m. UT on 28th April in the 24th degree of Taurus. Forming an alignment with Uranus, Eris, Chiron and the Moon, this passage of Mercury promises to expose truths, reveal missing puzzle pieces and offer what we need to rebalance mind […]

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20th January – 18th/19th February 2016: Sun in Aquarius

by Sarah Varcas 19 January 2016

    Owning Our Power By Sarah Varcas   The sun’s journey through Aquarius marks a low-point on its travels around the zodiac. Opposing its home sign of Leo, it struggles to shine and may find itself eclipsed by other forces demanding attention. This is an ambivalent Sun, wanting to gleam and yet somehow not […]

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7th / 8th January – 9th May 2016: Jupiter Retrograde in Virgo

by Sarah Varcas 5 January 2016

      Awakening to Freedom By Sarah Varcas   Jupiter stations retrograde in the 24th degree of Virgo at 3:30 a.m. UT on 8th January. Conjunct the Moon’s North Node as it does so, it reminds us that only by realising our true nature amidst all of life’s experiences can we honour the gift […]

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23rd – 29th December 2015: Intense Waves of Planetary Energy Too Numerous to Mention!!

by Sarah Varcas 22 December 2015

      Searching for the Real By Sarah Varcas   Yes, it’s quite an end to the year! In these final few days the heavens are incredibly active, shifting first this way then that, applying pressure here, easing it there, referencing the past and hinting at the future. All in all it may be […]

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9th October 2015: Mercury Stations Direct in Libra Conjunct the North Node

by Sarah Varcas 7 October 2015

       Shaping Our Destiny By Sarah Varcas   Having been retrograde since 17th September, Mercury turns direct in the first degree of Libra. As it does so we may look back over the past few weeks wondering what on earth just happened! Mercury was last in this degree on 27th / 28th August, […]

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5th September 2015: Waning Quarter Moon in Gemini

by Sarah Varcas 1 September 2015

      The Clear Blue Sky Beyond Mind By Sarah Varcas   The Quarter Moon occurs at 9:55 am GMT in the 13th degree of Gemini. Occurring one week before a solar eclipse in Virgo, she allows us to reflect on our lives from a holistic perspective, taking into account the many roles we […]

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3rd June – 14th September 2015: Ceres Retrograde

by Sarah Varcas 1 June 2015

      Parenting Ourselves By Sarah Varcas   Ceres is sometimes deemed an asteroid, at others a dwarf planet. Either way it is the largest object in the asteroid belt and, as such, is of unquestionable significance. Ceres speaks of how and where we seek nourishment. What we need to foster a healthy self-esteem, […]

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June 2015 Astro-Energy Report

by Sarah Varcas 29 May 2015

      Creative Awakening By Sarah Varcas   The month ahead comes with a fluid and creative underlying energy, gentle yet powerful, bringing to mind deep currents beneath a still surface. It’s time to embrace our creativity whatever that means for us. We don’t have to be Picasso or Beethoven to do this. No […]

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4th – 7th February 2015: Asteroid Vesta Conjunct Mercury Retrograde

by Sarah Varcas 3 February 2015

      Wild Dogs and Wisdom By Sarah Varcas   When Asteroid Vesta meets Mercury Retrograde we discover how much clarity we really have. So if you find yourself in something of a fog at this point, there’s no need to panic! See it as an opportunity to clear out mental cobwebs and regain focus. And […]

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