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22nd / 23rd February 2016: Full Moon in Virgo

by Sarah 19 February 2016

Image: ‘Pulling the Moon’ by Gary Rosenberg   One Mighty Misperception by Sarah Varcas The Moon is full in Virgo at 6:21 p.m. UT on 22nd February. Occurring as Jupiter retrogrades across the solar eclipse degree from 13th September 2015, this Moon illuminates in fullness events of the past five months, their complex tapestry woven through […]

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February 2016 Astro-Energy Report

by Sarah 1 February 2016

      Wake up and Smell The Coffee! by Sarah Varcas   February may feel a lot more like the start of a new year than January did! With Mercury retrograde through much of last month we may have been busy tying up loose ends, sorting through matters that we thought were done and […]

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6th – 12th December 2015: Mars, Uranus & Pluto form a T Square

by Sarah 1 December 2015

  Image: “Charging” by Gary Rosenberg   A Time for Courage By Sarah Varcas   This powerful T Square activates Pluto and requires careful handling. An alignment of ruthless self-interest or courageous stamina, we can use it to dig in our heels and insist that the world meet our demands or to rise up and […]

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12th/13th November 2015 – 3rd January 2016: Mars in Libra

by Sarah 9 November 2015

  Image: “Empowering Transformation” by Gary Rosenberg   Alienation or Alliance By Sarah Varcas   Mars crosses paths with the North Node as he enters Libra and the node falls back into Virgo. In their brief alliance is born an agreement that for the next few weeks Mars will do his best to think of […]

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20th / 21st October 2015: Waxing Quarter Moon in Capricorn

by Sarah 13 October 2015

      Unique and Unified By Sarah Varcas   The Quarter Moon occurs in the 28th degree of Capricorn at 8:32 PM UT on 20th October. She speaks of the creative power of emotional connection with others and highlights relationships through which we become greater than the sum of our individual parts. Waxing to full […]

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25th September 2015 – 18th March 2016: Pluto Direct in Capricorn

by Sarah 22 September 2015

      A Mind Made New By Sarah Varcas   Pluto has been retrograde in Capricorn since mid April, encouraging a more grounded approach to life in which drama and stress are no longer prerequisites for change. In doing so it has revealed the ever-present potential for transformation no matter how mundane the moment […]

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23rd September – 23rd October 2015: Sun in Libra

by Sarah 22 September 2015

      Honouring Our Energetic Intimacy By Sarah Varcas   As the Sun enters Libra, a conjunction to the North Node highlights the importance of the month to come. This Sun seeks connection and intimacy, preferring the compromise of unity over the isolation of individualism. The North Node affirms this choice, anchoring roots in […]

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September 2015 Astro-Energy Report

by Sarah 1 September 2015

      Be Life, Don’t Just Live It! By Sarah Varcas   Welcome to one of the most powerful months of 2015! With two eclipses, one occurring at a Super Moon, Mercury turning retrograde, Saturn entering Sagittarius, Pluto stationing direct in Capricorn and Venus completing its retrograde journey through Leo, there’s something for everyone […]

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5th September 2015: Waning Quarter Moon in Gemini

by Sarah 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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4th to 30th September 2015: Neptune opposing Jupiter

by Sarah 1 September 2015

      The Challenge of Awakening By Sarah Varcas   Underlying the majority of this month, this alignment between Jupiter the planet of buoyant optimism or reckless risk and Neptune the planet of profound unity or deceptive avoidance, highlights important choices. The mounting energy as this month unfolds will challenge us to both act […]

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