artist: Mia Ohki Monday, Sep 20 at 4:54pm PDT Just two days before the Autumn Equinox and beginning of Libra Season, we have a full moon in Pisces, opposing the waning Virgo sun. The September full moon is called the Harvest Moon, Corn Moon, or Barley Moon ~ Moonrise at sunset, peak at midnight, moonset at sunrise all
Monday, Sep 13 @ 1:41 pm PST The waning Virgo sun squares the waxing moon in Sagittarius. Moonrise at noon, peak at dusk, moonset at midnight in all time zones. This quarter moon follows the New Moon in Virgo. The first quarter is when we decide what we will take with us from the New Moon into the rest of the
Monday, Sep 6 at 5.52 pm PST Welcome to Virgo Season, where the New Moon falls in the constellation of the immaculate maiden. Virgo is an earth sign representing work, health, and service. It is my mission here in the Zen Ren Galaxy to redefine Virgo and update her image for modern times. New moons are new beginnings. This time
artist: Hiro Isono Monday, Aug 30 @ 12.15 am PDT The Waning Last Quarter Moon rises at midnight, peaks at dawn, and sets at noon all over the world. At this station, the inquisitive moon in Gemini squares the diligent Virgo sun. Last quarter moons are turning points or crossroads, clearing the way for the new moon / new lunar
Aug 22 – Sep 22 (Fall Equinox), 2021 Your sun sign is just one planet in your star soup. Curious about the rest? Contact me for a natal chart reading. Happy birthday Virgos! Virgo, goddess of harvest, archetypal sister of Demeter and Persephone. It is time to work and thresh, humming between rows of towering
artist: Sander Berg Aug 11-29, 2021 Mercury lives in the mind, communication, and throat chakra. Now we get to experience mercuriality in its most quintessential form, as Mercury rules the constellation of Virgo (and Gemini), the busy bees of the zodiac. Also in Virgo at this time: Mars, Venus, and soon the sun as well. Virgo Season begins
July 29 – Sep 14, 2021 With Mars in Leo since early June, we are becoming ever stronger in the heart and more independent. We are vastly improving our relationship with ourselves. We are more confident, decisive, straightforward, honest. Leo times are also silly, generous, and enthusiastic. We hold our loved ones close and excitedly tell
artist: Helo Birdie July 21 – Aug 15, 2021 Venus: goddess of art, romance, pleasure, and beauty. Venus transits shape the heart. With Venus in Virgo, the heart steps into service mode. Virgo is a steadfast, devoted goddess, if not a bit mechanical or robotic. Virgos are certainly not known for being emotionally effusive, though they
June 25 – Dec 1, 2021 Planets in retrograde are not spinning backwards – it is an optical illusion as seen from Earth due to the fact that planets travel at their own respective speeds around the sun. In astrology, this illusion manifests as a “backwards” functioning of the planetary roles. Click here to learn more about
June 20 – July 28: Jupiter Retrograde in Pisces July 28 – Oct 17: Jupiter Retrograde in Aquarius Oct 17 – Dec 28: Jupiter in Aquarius Dec 28: Jupiter returns to Pisces Planets in retrograde are not moving backwards – it is entirely an optical illusion as seen from Earth. Click here to learn more about retrograde
artist: Ikegami Yoriyuki Thursday, June 17 at 8.54pm PST The waning Gemini sun squares the waxing moon in Virgo. The moon will rise at noon, peak at dusk, and set at midnight in all time zones. At the first quarter, we decide what to carry forward from the new moon into the rest of the lunar cycle.
artist: Brian Froud Thursday, June 10 at 3:54am PDT Happy new moon and happy solar eclipse! This annular eclipse will be visible from “parts of Russia, Greenland, and northern Canada. Weather permitting, those in Northern Asia, Europe, and the United States will see a partial eclipse.” (TimeandDate.com) Solar eclipses ask us to look at our ego.
Wednesday, June 2 @ 12.26 am PDT The Waning Last Quarter Moon rises at midnight, peaks at dawn, and sets at noon all over the world, no matter your time zone. At this station, the misty moon in Pisces squares the charismatic Gemini sun. The moon initially moves into Pisces on June 1. Luna will then transition to Aries at
artist: Kenojuak Ashevak May 3: Mercury enters Gemini May 29: Mercury stations retrograde June 22: Mercury stations direct Retrograde planets are not spinning backwards; it is entirely an optical illusion as seen from Earth due to the fact that all planets travel at their own respective speeds around the sun. In astrology, this illusion manifests
artist: Tanya Shatseva Wednesday, May 26 at 4:14 am PST This full moon is a supermoon and total lunar eclipse. This is the third of four supermoons in 2021, all happening right in a row – and this one is the closest and largest of the year! A supermoon can be a full moon or new moon,