Posts tagged "Retrogrades"

Mars Opposite Pluto and Chiron Retrograde: Tonic in the Key of Cancer

All waters run deep during the high days of summer.  Deeds demonstrated on the surface have an origin point that stretches back the long length of rivers to a water source that is the genesis of these moments. Mars will be exactly opposite Pluto within the next 12-24 hours, but its felt effect has been...

Full Moon in Sagittarius – Truth Speaks For Itself

Full Moon at 18 Sagittarius 53 – June 9, 2017 9:10 AM ET Jupiter Direct 13 Libra 13 – June 9, 2017 10:02 AM ET Sun opposite Saturn (Saturn retrograde midpoint): June 15, 2017 – 24 degrees Gemini -Sagittarius The Full Moon in Sagittarius represents a turning point. Its journey to fullness over this lunar...

Mars Direct in Scorpio 2016. Let’s Get It.

  After being retrograde since April 17th, Mars resumes forward motion when it stations direct today, June 29, at 7:38 pm Eastern Daylight Time at 23 degrees Scorpio 03 minutes. On a direct level, Mars’ station direct indicates the externalization of the drives that were directed within and underground for the past several months. Assertion,...

Mars Retrogrades back into Scorpio – Death of Philosophy

  Mars coming back to Scorpio can represent the piercing gaze of dominance and the calm that comes through the undeniable inner confidence in the possession of strength. This is an outward form of strength and dominance that can come from an inner weakness. Yet this can also be the outer form of more deeply embedded...

Full Moon in Sagittarius 2016 : Immolation, Purification, Ferocity, Desire

  “Most people guard and keep; they suppose that it is they themselves and what they identify with themselves that they are guarding and keeping, whereas what they are actually guarding and keeping is their system of reality and what they assume themselves to be. One can give nothing whatever without giving oneself—that is to...

Mercury in Taurus: Sensuous Cerebral Pace is the Trick

Mercury is neutral planet that takes on the qualities of whatever it touches. While Mercury is in Taurus, it will make a set of two trines to both Jupiter and Pluto, because it is preparing for its retrograde cycle. As Mercury creates its harmonious alignments with these planets, the effects will be observed in or...

The Function of Astrological Retrogrades: Pace is the Trick

I’ve been thinking over the past week or so, what is the purpose of all of these planets going retrograde. From an astrological point of view, it’s very easy to observe the phenomenon. Anyone with a telescope/access to the internet/natural deep curiosity about the heavens above can observe it. Planets we can see moving forward...

Mars Retrograde 2016

Courage is what it takes to stand up and speak. Courage is also what it takes to sit down and listen. ~Winston Churchill Mars takes about two years to travel around the zodiacal band while Earth takes one year to travel the same distance around the Sun. When Earth is directly beside Mars in orbit,...