First Quarter Moon in Libra ☽ July 19, 2018

Thursday, July 19 at 12.53pm PST The Sun in Cancer squares the moon in Libra. The moon will rise at noon, peak at dusk and set at midnight. Quarter moons prompt definitive change. They represent a turning point. Libra is the sign of scales, representing equality, balance, compromise and true love. It is Libra who transforms us […]

Last Quarter Moon in Libra ☾ Jan 8, 2018

Monday, Jan 8 at 2.26pm PST At the last quarter, the moon rises at midnight, peaks at dawn and sets at noon. The quarter moon in Libra is rational yet compassionate, vigilant yet fair-minded, squaring the Sun in Capricorn, our stubborn goat. Capricorn is a lover conditioned by work and Libra his Shakti, smiling because […]

Mercury in Libra ☿ Sep 29 – Oct 17

Sep 29 – Oct 17, 2017 Mercury lives in the throat and mind. Libra smooths the crinkles of interpersonal chaos. With Mercury in Libra, we examine partnership. Are you surrounded by the right people? Break out of unhealthy relationships, be they romantic, professional, platonic or otherwise. This is a master class in Humanism and what […]

Sun in Libra ☼ Sep 22 – Oct 23

Sep 22 (Vernal Equinox) – Oct 23, 2017 — Libra season always coincides with the autumnal equinox. Happy birthday scale people! (Libras are left-brain driven creatures who usually do not ascribe to astrology! They are diehard skeptics, cautious, mathematical, concerned with numerology and symmetry and aesthetic.) The Sun sign is a much-celebrated astrological element, usually given […]

Jupiter Retrograde in Libra ♃ Feb 5 – June 9

Feb 5 – June 9, 2017 Click here to learn about Jupiter. Planets in retrograde are not actually spinning backwards – it is entirely an optical illusion as seen from Earth. Backwards motion appears to happen when Earth passes slower moving planets in the outer solar system. In astrology, this illusion manifests as a “backwards” functioning of the […]

Lunar Eclipse in Libra ♎ Mar 23, 2016

Wednesday, March 23 at 6.47 am EST – above photo by Jimmy Westlake Click here to learn about the Moon. Click here to learn about Libra. A lunar eclipse follows our Supermoon Solar Eclipse in Pisces. This particular phase is called the Full Pink Moon because, according to The Farmer’s Almanac, it “heralds the appearance of […]

Mercury Retrograde in Libra ☿ Sep 17 – Oct 9

Mercury will station retrograde in Libra from Sep 17 – Oct 9, 2015 Click here to learn about Mercury. Mercury turns retrograde 3-4 times a year, more frequently than any other planet. Cool tidbit from EarthSky: On Mercury, for example, the Sun sometimes moves in retrograde! As the planet speeds through its closest approach with the sun, […]