Mars in Scorpio

Mars in Sagittarius: 2nd August– 27th September 2016

by Sarah Varcas 6 August 2016

    Progress Is Ours by Sarah Varcas   Mars’s return to Sagittarius, where he resided between March and May this year, marks a turning point in the prevalent energies. Deeply entrenched and powerful emotions revealed by his journey back and forth through Scorpio which began in January, have created an unsettling backdrop of late. It’s hard […]

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27th May – 2nd August 2016: Mars in Scorpio

by Sarah Varcas 26 May 2016

      Sacred Grit and Divine Grace By Sarah Varcas   27th May sees Mars retrograde back into Scorpio where it remains until 2nd August, fortifying our determination to leave no stone unturned when it comes to self-knowledge and the on-going evolution of consciousness. This Mars is a force to be reckoned with. Any […]

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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 January – 3rd February 2016: Mercury Conjunct Pluto

by Sarah Varcas 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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15th January – 3rd February 2016: Mars Conjunct Asteroid Juno in Scorpio

by Sarah Varcas 13 January 2016

      True Steps on the Real Path By Sarah Varcas   A conjunction of Mars, god of war, with Juno, goddess of marriage, highlights the need for both individuation and unity, self-determined action and the creation of enduring alliances. This coupling provides a potent mix of humility and confidence. It calls forth commitment […]

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January 2016 Astro-Energy Report

by Sarah Varcas 29 December 2015

    Preparing to Begin By Sarah Varcas   2016 may get off to a slow start. We may even be tempted to write off January before we’ve given it a chance! If so, don’t! Granted, it’s not the most upbeat and inspiring start to a new year, but the overall feel, this month, of […]

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1st/2nd January 2016: Waning Quarter Moon in Libra

by Sarah Varcas 29 December 2015

    Drinking from the Well-Spring of Truth By Sarah Varcas   The Quarter Moon occurs at 5:32 a.m. UT on 2nd January in 12th degree of Libra. The Sabian Symbol for this degree is coal miners surfacing from a deep mine, reflecting the penetrating power of this Moon, despite its presence in what is […]

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3rd/4th August 2014: Waxing Quarter Moon in Scorpio

by Sarah Varcas 31 July 2014

       Open to All by Sarah Varcas   The Quarter Moon occurs at fifty-two minutes past midnight on 4th August GMT. All Quarter Moons, whether waxing (prior to a Full Moon) or waning (prior to a New Moon) involve a certain level of tension, as they occur when the Moon squares the Sun. […]

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1st – 3rd August 2014: How to Begin a Powerful Month

by Sarah Varcas 31 July 2014

      Change is Afoot by Sarah Varcas   As mentioned in my August Astro-Energy Report, the start of the month comes with certain sensitivities. Emotions may run high under the influence of a Grand Trine in Water (1st – 3rd August). Tears may flow, feelings be hurt or old memories resurface for attention. […]

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31st July/1st August – 14th/15th August 2014: Mercury in Leo

by Sarah Varcas 24 July 2014

      Be Clear, Play Well by Sarah Varcas   Mercury joins the Sun and Jupiter in Leo at 22:47 on 31st July GMT. It will remain there until 15th August. Remember, we are approaching a powerful Full Moon on 10th August, and remember also that Mars and Jupiter are squaring each other. Putting these […]

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