Sun

20th January – 18th/19th February 2016: Sun in Aquarius

by Sarah 19 January 2016

    Owning Our Power By Sarah Varcas   The sun’s journey through Aquarius marks a low-point on its travels around the zodiac. Opposing its home sign of Leo, it struggles to shine and may find itself eclipsed by other forces demanding attention. This is an ambivalent Sun, wanting to gleam and yet somehow not […]

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21st / 22nd December 2015 – 20th January 2016: Sun in Capricorn

by Sarah 15 December 2015

    Following Clues to Fulfilment By Sarah Varcas   Right now the heavens remind us that clues are everywhere for eyes that spot them and wisdom abounds for those who can hear. Sometimes, however, we seek too intensely and miss what’s right before our eyes. During the Sun’s current journey through Capricorn we can […]

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23rd / 24th October – 22nd November 2015: Sun in Scorpio

by Sarah 20 October 2015

      Smoothing the Journey By Sarah Varcas   The Sun enters Scorpio at 5:48 PM UT on 23rd October. Signalling a month during which emotions will run deep but healing even deeper, the passage of the Sun through the sign of the Scorpio encourages honest assessment of our lives, to identify where the […]

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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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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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9th – 15th September 2015: Chiron Opposing the Sun

by Sarah 8 September 2015

      In Deep Intimacy With all Things By Sarah Varcas   This opposition bridges a divide in human consciousness long in need of healing, with the approaching solar eclipse enhancing its impact. In Virgo, the Sun seeks out the myriad tiny details that combine to create a whole. It pursues a perfection that […]

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2nd – 10th September 2015: Black Moon Lilith Conjunct the Sun in Virgo

by Sarah 1 September 2015

  Image: “She” by Gary Rosenberg   We Are Destiny By Sarah Varcas   The Sun and Black Moon Lilith begin the month with a sharp reminder that we are our own destiny. The future of this planet rests in our hands, and never more than now have we had the power to steer a […]

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18th – 25th August 2015: Saturn Squaring the Sun

by Sarah 11 August 2015

      Choosing to be Free By Sarah Varcas   Occurring as Saturn prepares to leave Scorpio mid September, this aspect ensures that we don’t miss out on one final opportunity to let go of the thoughts and feelings, activities and relationships which are holding us back. Chances are we know them well and […]

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22nd / 23rd July – 23rd August 2015: Sun in Leo

by Sarah 20 July 2015

  Image: Berto Voigt   Here Comes the Sun! (and I say… it’s alright) By Sarah Varcas   As the Sun shifts from gentle and reclusive Cancer into confident, boisterous Leo – followed hot on its heels by Mercury – we can all come out of our shells a bit if we want to! As […]

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21st May – 21st June 2015: Sun in Gemini

by Sarah 19 May 2015

      The Beauty of a Butterfly Mind By Sarah Varcas   The Sun enters Gemini at 8:46 a.m. GMT. In doing so it forms an opposition to Saturn which defines its onward journey through the sign of the cosmic twins. This aspect speaks of ‘beginner’s mind’, a Zen reference to the quality of […]

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