23 Feb is New moon day I find whenever new moon approaches, I often desire to withdraw in, to be alone, or around less people – in general the desire to be quiet and still. Sometimes it can be hard to arrive there, life has a certain pace – wherever we are; meeting our inner … More The Starry Times : Aquarius New Moon – Shatabhishak : A Hundred Demons or a Hundred healers?
Namaste from the motherland!Mother India has had her own plans for me – I came, completed my mission in Tirupati earlier this month, and then decided to go my own way… Well, I did, briefly, however due some unforeseen events, and wayward journey’s I’m now passing through Delhi, completely unplanned.. . And I am very … More The Starry Times: Mercury Retrograde + More
Note: I use the sidereal calendar, which is based on the actual position of the planets against the starry backdrop. A zodiac sign = 30˚ (degrees). A constellation/nakshatra = 13˚20′ (13 degrees & 20 mins) Purva Bhadrapada is one of the 27 constellations that lie wihtin the zodiac. They are the secret keys to the … More The Starry Times : Full Moon Aquarius – Purva Bhadrapada 14.9.19
March is a month where we are going to start to feel shifts of energies that herald the upcoming changes this year. How you personally experience these changes will depend on where you are at in your life; how well you relate to the cyclical ups and downs of life. Key dates: March 6 – … More The Starry Times : Mercury Retrograde and New Moon
This full moon illuminates in the nakshatra of Magha (0-13’20 mins Leo). It carries the energy of Sun/Ketu. Sun rules Leo, Ketu rules Magha. Known to contain the bright star Regulus, the energy of this nakshatra carries royal and regal energies. People with their natal moon or other key planets located in this star are … More The Starry Times: Full Moon Leo
Today it is Full Moon again, this time occurring in Aquarius. This moon is bright, illuminating, healing, grounding and electric. In jyotish, Aquarius is ruled by Saturn and Rahu – the north node of the moon. Western astrologers always knew there was something a little extra about this eccentric sign, and assigned it to Uranus. … More Full Moon Aquarius 26.8.18