Today a relationship, political or legal matter comes to a head, thanks to the Libra Full Moon. As well as highlighting the classic polarity between populace (Moon) and leader (Sun), this soli-lunar event also brings cycles or situations either to a head, or to an end.
Just after midnight, Mercury turns retrograde, this time in Taurus. A slow and plodding sign by nature, Taurus is not where a slickster like Mercury wants to hang out for too long without wanting to yawn.
News flash! However satisfied you may be feeling with any progress made yesterday, expect a few spanners to be thrown in the works this weekend, care of a cardinal T-square involving the Sun, Jupiter and Pluto. Parents and authority figures may suddenly attempt to… Continue Reading “This Weekend’s Astro-Insights – Fri 7 Apr 2017”
In the early hours of this morning, Mars and Pluto will reach out across the heavens and join forces, resulting in a trine aspect. Both will be in one of the earth elements: Mars is currently touring through Taurus, while Pluto is slowly working its way through Capricorn as part of a cycle that spans more than 25+ years.
Today a retrograde Venus re-enters Pisces – her most romantic and exalted position in the zodiac. Here she will remain until April 28. Use this time to add the finishing touches to creative or monetary efforts begun in January 2017.
After the intensity of recent days, things will thankfully begin to calm down again over the weekend, beginning with Mercury’s entrance into placid and patient Taurus at 18h30 BST. See this as a good moment to consolidate what you’ve learnt in recent days and if needed, switch off for a bit.
Today the principals of justice, fairness and equality are set to clash with the traditions and modus operandi of the establishment and ruling elite. Power games and legal battles are likely as these two planetary giants go into battle with each other at 18h18 BST.
Today Mercury and Saturn help to temporarily stem the madness and intensity of Thursday’s impending Jupiter-Pluto square – the latest episode in the saga that is the Mercury T-square.
In the early hours of this morning, we enters a fresh 4 week lunar cycle, thanks to a New Moon in Aries.
Today we enter a sort of alternate universe – a magical space in which dreams, imagination and ideals hold sway – and for once, are privileged over the usual pragmatic and material concerns.