Last Quarter Moon in Virgo ☾ Nov 29, 2018

Thursday, Nov 29 at 4.21pm PST At the last quarter, the moon rises at midnight, peaks at dawn and sets at noon. If you view the moon at midnight, the Sun will be positioned directly beneath your feet. Staring at the moon during this time will align you so that you are looking right out Read More

New Moon in Virgo ♍ Sep 9, 2018

Sunday, Sep 9 at 11.02am PST New moons are new beginnings. Every month the new moon falls in the same sign as the sun, wherever he happens to be. This lunar-solar conjunction is what we call a new moon. Sometimes this conjunction creates a solar eclipse, but not every month. The last new moon, however, Read More

Mercury in Virgo ☿ Sep 5-21

Sep 5–21, 2018 In the central plaza of ancient Rome stood gilt statues of gods and goddesses. Mercury and his father Jupiter were both depicted. Mercury is the cosmic patron of economics, travel, communication, perception and the human mind. He is also an orator, poet, soothsayer, healer, lucky star and underworld guide. With magical caduceus Read More

Sun in Virgo ☼ Aug 22 – Sep 22

Aug 22 – Sep 22, 2018 (Fall Equinox) The Sun sign is a much-celebrated astrological element, usually given more significance than it deserves. Remember – the Sun is just one planet in your star-soup. Happy birthday Virgos! Virgo, goddess of harvest, showers us with celestial perks when we work, thresh and clear, humming between rows Read More

Venus in Virgo ⚢ July 9 – Aug 6

July 9 – Aug 6, 2018 Venus in Virgo teaches us to be more sober and perceptive so that we may better serve others’ needs. Astrologers often misinterpret Virgo as cold and uncaring, but she is a loving, devoted goddess. While Venus is in Virgo, demonstrate your affection by simply being available and doing the little Read More

First Quarter Moon in Virgo #2 ☽ June 20, 2018

Wednesday, June 20 at 3.52am PST The Sun in Gemini squares the moon in Virgo again – we just had a quarter moon in Virgo on May 21. Reflect on this day to learn what themes are returning. The moon will rise at noon, peak at dusk and set at midnight. This is an incredibly busy, Read More

First Quarter Moon in Virgo ☽ May 21, 2018

Monday, May 21 at 8.50pm PST The Sun in Gemini squares the moon in Virgo. The moon will rise at noon, peak at dusk and set at midnight. Quarter moons prompt definitive change. They represent a turning point or moment of truth. Both Gemini and Virgo are ruled by the planet Mercury. The purpose of this first Read More

Full Moon in Virgo ♍ Mar 1, 2018

Thursday, Mar 1 at 4.52pm PST This particular full moon is known as the Full Worm Moon, coinciding with springtime softening and the reappearance of earthworm casts. It is also called the Sap Moon as it demarcates maple tapping season. The moon will rise at sunset, peak at midnight and set at sunrise. The Sun Read More

Mars in Virgo ♂ Sep 5 – Oct 22

Sep 5 – Oct 22, 2017 Mars is a force of life and action. Mars in Virgo is a voice of reason; life coach; personal trainer; resident expert; and tireless workhorse. Here, the body is our primary site of self-discipline. Specifically, we must move (yoga) and meditate upon first waking. Bow your head and surrender Read More

Mercury Retrograde ☿ Summer 2017

Mercury in Leo: July 5 – 25 Mercury in Virgo: July 25 – Aug 12 Mercury Retrograde in Virgo: Aug 12 – Aug 31 Mercury Retrograde in Leo: Aug 31 – Sep 6 Mercury in Leo: Sep 6 – 9 Mercury in Virgo: Sep 9 – 29 Planets in retrograde are not actually spinning backwards Read More

Solar Eclipse in Virgo ♍ Sep 1, 2016

Thursday, September 1 at 5.04am EST Click here to learn about the Moon. Click here to learn about Virgo. Remember the Supermoon Solar Eclipse in Pisces earlier this spring? We’ve arrived at the next major turning point in a series of Virgo-Pisces eclipses rising from March 2015, culminating in February 2017. The Virgo season begins Read More

Jupiter Retrograde in Virgo ♃ Jan 7 – May 9

Jan 7 – May 9, 2016 Click here to learn about Jupiter. Jupiter is retrograde approximately 4 months out of the year. To be very clear, 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 Read More

Jupiter in Virgo ♃ 2015-2016

Jupiter transits Virgo from August 11, 2015 to September 9, 2016 Click here to learn about Jupiter. Click here to learn about Virgo. Jupiter transits have a profound impact on the arc of human life from year to year. Since last summer 2014, Jupiter transited Leo. Whenever Jupiter transits a fixed sign, life is rough around Read More

Venus Retrograde in Virgo ⚢ July 25 -31

Venus turns retrograde in Virgo from July 25 – 31 and then in Leo from July 31 – Sep 6 Click here to learn about Venus. Click here to learn about Virgo. To be very clear, planets in retrograde are not actually spinning backwards – it is entirely an optical illusion as seen from Earth. Read More