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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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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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21st / 22nd April 2016: Full Moon in Scorpio

by Sarah Varcas 20 April 2016

         Not the Love of Fairy Tales by Sarah Varcas   The Moon is full in the 3rd degree of Scorpio at 5:25 UT. Occurring while Venus, Uranus and Eris form a conjunction in Aries, it reminds us of the power of love to see us through darkness and its iconoclastic role […]

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7th April 2016: New Moon in Aries

by Sarah Varcas 5 April 2016

      Knowing When We Don’t Know By Sarah Varcas   The Moon is new in the 19th degree of Aries at 11:25 a.m. UT. This is a transformative Moon, conjunct Uranus – bringer of the unexpected – and squared by Pluto – lord of death and rebirth in equal measure. We may find […]

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23rd March 2016: Lunar Eclipse in Libra

by Sarah Varcas 18 March 2016

    On Meeting Intensity With Gentleness By Sarah Varcas   The lunar eclipse occurs in the 4th degree of Libra at 11:48 a.m. UT and augurs a time of high emotion and short tempers if we fail to remember that the urgency we currently feel is not to be trusted! With Saturn stationing retrograde […]

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28th / 29th January – 14th April 2016: Asteroid Ceres in Pisces

by Sarah Varcas 25 January 2016

      Divine Timing By Sarah Varcas   Asteroid Ceres enters Pisces at 6:40 p.m. UT on 28th January 2016. Ceres, goddess of grain, brings us nourishment and protection. She feeds our body, mind and spirit, nurturing us to become our fullest, most authentic selves. She honours the cycles of life: the dark barrenness […]

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August 2015 – February 2016: Chiron and Uranus On-going Alignment

by Sarah Varcas 13 October 2015

       In Healing’s Own time By Sarah Varcas   Chiron and Uranus are currently immersed in a healing relationship which facilitates the release of long standing emotions, worries, fears and grievances. Early life wounds are specifically highlighted now. Their deep cut inflicted when we are most vulnerable, our sense of self grows around […]

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4th/5th October 2015: Waning Quarter Moon in Cancer

by Sarah Varcas 29 September 2015

      Silence Calling By Sarah Varcas   The Quarter Moon occurs at 9:07 p.m. UT on 4th October in the 12th degree of Cancer. Still in the wake of the powerful Lunar Eclipse, this Moon helps ease us from intensity to a more steady calm, even as the whirlwinds of change continue to […]

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1st – 4th October 2015: Mars Semi-Sextile Mercury

by Sarah Varcas 29 September 2015

  Image: “Seeking Answers in a Confused Space” by Gary Rosenberg   Don’t Sweat the Small Stuff By Sarah Varcas   Semi-sextiles often get overlooked. Tiny aspects of just thirty degrees, they disappear amidst mighty oppositions and expansive trines, cheeky sextiles and challenging squares. Which is a big shame because they always – without fail […]

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24th/25th September – 12th/13th November 2015: Mars in Virgo

by Sarah Varcas 22 September 2015

      Discerning the Details By Sarah Varcas   As Mars enters Virgo its energy becomes laser-like. Relinquishing the bluster of Leo’s unyielding self-assurance, it becomes more careful, attending to details previously overlooked and honouring the beauty of each minuscule part rather than the magnificence of the whole. Neither way is better than the […]

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