New Moon in Virgo ♍ Sep 6, 2021

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 Read More

Virgo Season ♍️ 2021

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 Read More

Mercury in Virgo ☿ 2021

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 Read More

Mars in Virgo ♂ 2021

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 Read More

Venus in Virgo ♀ 2021

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 Read More

First Quarter Moon in Virgo ☽ June 17, 2021

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. Read More

Full Snow Moon in Virgo ♍ Feb 27, 2021

Saturday, Feb 27 at 12:19am PDT The February full moon is called the Snow Moon. The moon will rise at sunset, peak at midnight and set at sunrise all over the world, no matter your time zone. Sun and moon oppose one another in starry-eyed Pisces and analytical Virgo. These archetypes narrate dreams vs. reality. Pisces rules fantasy and intoxication; Virgo Read More

Last Quarter Moon in Virgo ☾ Dec 7, 2020

artist: Dima Yastronaut Monday, Dec 7 at 4.37pm PDT At the last quarter, the moon rises at midnight, peaks at dawn, and sets at noon all over the world, no matter your time zone. For this phase, the analytical moon in Virgo squares the enthusiastic sun in Sagittarius. The moon initially moves into Virgo on Dec 6, the day Read More

Super Worm Moon in Virgo ♍ Mar 9, 2020

Artist: Daria Hlazatova Monday, Mar 9 at 10.48am PST This full moon is the first of three supermoons in 2020, all happening one right after the other. The closest and largest one is next month in April. A supermoon can be a full moon or new moon, occurring when the moon is at perigee or 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

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 ♃ 2016

Jan 7 – May 9, 2016 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 the outer solar system. In astrology, this 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