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19th December 2016 – 8th January 2017: Mercury Retrograde in Capricorn and Sagittarius

by Sarah Varcas 9 December 2016

      Our True Face By Sarah Varcas   Conjunct Pluto as it stations retrograde in Capricorn, this is an incisive Mercury with little patience for subjectivity, or sensitivity for that matter! We may be disappointed if we want life to go gently with our feelings as the year closes, for there are more […]

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15th – 31st October 2016: Astro-Events to the End of October

by Sarah Varcas 13 October 2016

      Razor-Sharp Truth and Compassionate Grace By Sarah Varcas   The second half of October is characterised by dynamic, forthright energy which requires careful handling. As always, it’s our choice how we use it, but if we allow it to dictate the shape of things to come we may become embroiled in some […]

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27th June – 1st December 2016: Chiron Retrograde in Pisces

by Sarah Varcas 7 October 2016

      Reflections on Healing and Wholeness By Sarah Varcas   In the presence of Chiron we encounter the issue of healing. When retrograde, Chiron asks what it means to us, what we foresee when we contemplate personal healing and how we view those aspects of our self we consider in need of ‘repair’. […]

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16th September 2016: Lunar Eclipse in 25th degree of Pisces 6:55 p.m. UT

by Sarah Varcas 14 September 2016

      Wise Emotion By Sarah Varcas   Conjunct retrograde Chiron and forming a T Square to Mars in Sagittarius, this is an emotionally energised eclipse with a cathartic edge. Whilst some emotional catharses can clear the air in the long run, others may complicate an already difficult situation and we must stay present to […]

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1st September 2016: Solar Eclipse in 10th degree of Virgo at 9:04 a.m. UT

by Sarah Varcas 30 August 2016

      From Darkness Into Light By Sarah Varcas   This solar eclipse highlights the adventure of living in the material world whilst embracing the unseen realms of energy and essence. This is the path of the everyday mystic who lives in communion with the divine whilst scrubbing the floor and fingernails, paying bills, […]

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June 2016: Pluto Trining the Jupiter / North Node Conjunction

by Sarah Varcas 7 June 2016

      The Wisdom of Fear By Sarah Varcas   The current relationship between Pluto and the North Node (which continues until mid-October) comes as a great blessing. Now more than ever Pluto’s transformative power supports a positive manifestation of our collective destiny. In this motif we see the potential for change which consolidates […]

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4th/5th June 2016: New Moon in Gemini

by Sarah Varcas 2 June 2016

      Sharing the True Self By Sarah Varcas   The Moon is new in the 15th degree of Gemini at 3:01 a.m. UT on 5th June. Conjunct Venus and at the apex of a Yod formed with Pluto and Black Moon Lilith, this New Moon augurs unexpected developments that may surprisingly ease progress […]

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21st/22nd May 2016: Full Moon in Sagittarius

by Sarah Varcas 19 May 2016

      Lilith & Luna By Sarah Varcas The Moon is full in the 2nd degree of Sagittarius at 9:16 p.m. UT on 21st May. Occurring less than 24 hours prior to the end of Mercury retrograde, this Moon signals a shift of perspective. Events of the past three weeks begin to reveal a […]

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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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