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18th January – 3rd February 2016: Mercury Conjunct Pluto

by Sarah 13 January 2016

    A Conduit for the Divine Mind By Sarah Varcas   This conjunction, exact on 31st January in the 17th degree of Capricorn, is made more significant as it occurs two days after Pluto enters this degree for the first time. As one of the outer most planets, Pluto moves very slowly. It lingers […]

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

by Sarah 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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25th December 2015: Full Moon in Cancer

by Sarah 22 December 2015

    Doing What Matters By Sarah Varcas   The Moon is full at 11:13 a.m. UT in the 4th degree of Cancer. This is a sharing Moon, exhorting us to look beyond ourselves to those who can benefit from what we have to give. Be it time, attention, love, money, food or information, we […]

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14th – 18th September 2015: The Sun, Mars and Eris Align

by Sarah 8 September 2015

      Conflict Resolution By Sarah Varcas   Mars, god of war, and Eris, goddess of discord, are siblings. In this current alignment they work together not, as one might fear, to cause trouble but to solve it, to help us find a different way to settle disputes and foster understanding. They remind us […]

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4th – 8th August 2015: The Sun Quincunx Pluto

by Sarah 29 July 2015

      We Are What We Are By Sarah Varcas   After the intensity of the Full Moon this alliance between the Sun and Pluto comes as something of a strangely mundane relief! Through it we can discover the spiritual power underpinning the formation of personality. As unique individuals, each and every one of us, […]

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3rd June – 14th September 2015: Ceres Retrograde

by Sarah 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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26th December 2014 – 13th January 2015: A Cosmic Dig in the Ribs!

by Sarah 23 December 2014

      Awakening the Sleeping Truth By Sarah Varcas   With the Solstice, Chanukah and Christmas behind us now we look towards the turn of the year, accompanied by an alignment between Uranus, Pluto, Chiron and the North Node. These cosmic heavy weights are currently pushing us to fulfil our potential because they know […]

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8th/9th September 2014: Full Moon in Pisces

by Sarah 4 September 2014

      Embracing Our All by Sarah Varcas   The Moon is full in the 17th degree of Pisces at 1:39 am GMT on 9th September 2014. Closely conjunct Chiron, this is a deeply healing Moon but not without its’ challenges. Chiron in Pisces seeks a dissolution of all that divides and separates, much […]

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7th August 2014: Understanding Ego

by Sarah 31 July 2014

       The Path to Truth With a Capital ‘T’ by Sarah Varcas   Today Saturn forms a square to the Sun which continues until the other side of the Full Moon, whilst Jupiter and Neptune begin an alliance which continues until 23rd August. Together these aspects serve to entice us deeper into truth […]

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22nd/23rd July 2014: Sun Enters Leo

by Sarah 17 July 2014

  Image: Gary Rosenberg    Where the Sun Shines Brightest by Sarah Varcas   The sun enters Leo at 9:42 pm GMT and is conjunct Jupiter as it does so. This is fire plus: the ball of fire which sustains life on our planet enters its own sign bolstered by the biggest planet in our […]

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