Artist: Thalia Took Monday, Aug 3 at 8.59am PST We haven’t had a regular-ass full moon since February! They’ve all been supermoons or lunar eclipses. The August full moon is called the Sturgeon Moon because it coincides with abundant fish catches. It is also called the Green Corn Moon or Grain Moon. The moon will rise at
Original artwork by Ren E.T. Thursday, May 14 at 7.03am PST At the last quarter, the moon rises at midnight, peaks at dawn and sets at noon – no matter your time zone. At this station, the defiant moon in Aquarius squares the earthy Taurus sun. The moon initially moves into Aquarius on May 12, two days before the quarter moon.
Artist: Seb McKinnon Saturn Retrograde in Aquarius: May 10 – July 1 Saturn Retrograde in Capricorn: July 1 – Sep 28 Saturn re-enters Aquarius: Dec 16 Planets in retrograde are not actually spinning backwards – it is an optical illusion as seen from Earth. Backwards motion appears to happen when Earth passes slower moving planets in the outer solar system. In
Artist: Tuco Amalfi Mar 30 – May 12, 2020 Forget Mars in Capricorn and Saturn in Capricorn and the compulsion to be productive at all times – it’s time to shake things up with Mars in Aquarius. Actions are no longer regarded so seriously. It’s time to go on adventures and ditch the routine. Work is much
Mar 21, 2020 – Mar 7, 2023 Saturn enters Aquarius, the sign of rebellion and revolution. I will talk about this at length in a moment. First a recap of Saturn in Capricorn from December 2017 – present. Saturn in Capricorn was all about work and finance. Saturn rules Capricorn, so this transit highlighted the
Artist: Heather Brunetti Mercury enters Aquarius: Jan 16 Mercury enters Pisces: Feb 3 Mercury Retrograde in Pisces: Feb 16 – Mar 4 Mercury Retrograde in Aquarius: Mar 4-9 Mercury in Aquarius: Mar 9-16 Mercury in Pisces: Mar 16 – Apr 10 Planets in retrograde are not actually spinning backwards – it is an optical illusion
Jan 20 – Feb 18, 2020 Remember – your sun sign is just one planet in your star-soup. Happy birthday water bearers! In the upper echelon of the zodiac, we arrive at Aquarius. As the last air sign in the wheel, Aquarius represents the culmination of all that we can learn, study, and know. The Aquarian
Dec 19, 2019 – Jan 13, 2020 Venus: goddess of art and romance, pleasure and beauty. Venus in rebellious Aquarius infuses the heart with freedom and passionate defiance. When her freedom to be as she is feels even slightly threatened, the water bearer braces for battle. This archetype is not warm or fuzzy, but fervent,
Artist: Tin Can Forest Monday, Nov 4 at 2.23am PST The prowling Sun in Scorpio squares the unpredictable moon in Aquarius. The moon will rise at noon, peak at dusk and set at midnight all over the world, no matter your time zone. The moon initially enters Aquarius the day before the quarter moon, stays here
Jan 23 – Feb 10, 2019 Mercury: patron of travel, communication and the human mind; an orator, poet, soothsayer, healer, lucky star and underworld guide. With magical caduceus in hand, Mercury led freshly discorporated souls from the lower to the upper worlds. I think of mercurial energy as androgynous. Remember Gemini (ruled by Mercury) and
Photo by Jimmy Westlake Friday, July 27 at 1.22 pm PST This Full Moon Lunar Eclipse marks Lunar Lammas, halfway between the summer solstice and fall equinox. Lammastide is celebrated in the Northern Hemisphere on the first harvest of the year. The Algonquins call this full moon the Buck Moon as it coincides with new antler
Mars Retrograde in Aquarius: June 26 – Aug 12 Mars Retrograde in Capricorn: Aug 12 – 27 Mars in Capricorn: Aug 27 – Sep 10 Mars in Aquarius: Sep 10 – Nov 15 Planets in retrograde are not actually spinning backwards – it is entirely an optical illusion as seen from Earth. Backwards motion appears to happen
Thursday, Feb 15 at 12.50pm PST Greetings earthlings. Happy new moon! Happy solar eclipse! Eclipses represent the dawning of a new age. They take us from light to darkness back to light again. They suggest, by virtue of their potency, a radical shift. Something is subsumed, transmuted. The meaning of any solar eclipse is rebirth.
The New Moon in Aquarius comes exact on January 20, 2015 at 8:14 am EST Click here to learn about the Moon. Click here to learn about Aquarius. Every New Moon falls in the same sign as that of the Sun. This is precisely what makes it a New Moon. On the same day that the