Full Moon Ashlesha/Cancer

Cancer is home for the moon, so it has an innate comfortability here, yet Ashlesha can be complicated. It is ruled by mercury, so we have the moon/mercury dynamic which tends to lean toward analysis of emotions.

New Moon, Venus transits + more

Hi guys – Sorry to confuse everyone again… grab your star app and see for yourselves – the moon is smack bang in the middle of scorpio – except its invisible … Western astrology says Sag, however as I have been saying in my posts, the tropical zodiac is hypothetical, and not based on theContinue reading “New Moon, Venus transits + more”

The Starry Times – Jupiter Gandanta – Jyestha Devi

Jupiter in Scorpio – Jyestha Nakshatra – Gandanta Jupiter is now traversing deeply spiritual waters of the zodiac. The junction between scorpio and sagg stirs up deep psychological mirrors; situation that we may rather avoid, however with Jupiter there, the great benefic, we have the opportunity to truly explore and gather new resources / fineContinue reading “The Starry Times – Jupiter Gandanta – Jyestha Devi”

The Starry Times : September Equinox, Sun in Virgo

Happy equinox everyone! Here in the south we are in spring! Over in the north you are moving into autumn! The Sun is in Virgo, no matter where you are! Today the night and day will be almost the same length – around 12 hours each, but this of course largely depends on your geographicContinue reading “The Starry Times : September Equinox, Sun in Virgo”

The Starry Times : September 2019 Pt.1

Fire Things are burning. Universal forces always seek to balance – That is the nature of things.As we move into the month of September – we have 4 planets in Leo, Saturn and Ketu in Saggitarius. In total, 6 key astrological points in 2 fire signs. Things are burning.On multiple levels.As Greta Thunburg says –Continue reading “The Starry Times : September 2019 Pt.1”

The Starry Times – Light of the Sun

Hey Everyone! Can you feel it? Mars has moved out of a couple of months of low energy and is now happy in the Sun’s sign of Leo . The Sun is also moving into it’s own sign on the 18th (in the southern hemisphere). Venus, our favourite planet of love, taste, refinement, art andContinue reading “The Starry Times – Light of the Sun”

The Starry Times: Mercury Retrograde July 19′

So now, we have the second instalment of mercury retrograde for the year. It’s in the zodiac sign of Cancer, in the lunar mansion (nakshatra) Pushya. Pushya is one of the most nourishing stars in the zodiac. Its primary symbol is the cow’s udder – The cow nourishes and nurtures, in the wild, the humbleContinue reading “The Starry Times: Mercury Retrograde July 19′”

What is Astrology? Shadow & Light Pt.2 – Moon, Mind, Maya & Karma

The sanskrit word for planet is ‘graha’ – meaning to grasp, to hold, to seize.It is known that the planets seize us; our minds, based on our karmas, and the desire is to be free of that. Do we respond consciously or compulsively?This is the question. It is said that a weak person is ruledContinue reading “What is Astrology? Shadow & Light Pt.2 – Moon, Mind, Maya & Karma”

The Starry Times: Brief cosmic weather update – Saturn/Ketu/Moon

Soooo moon is currently a little depressed last night and throughout today – after being full and bright and happy in scorpio joining its great friend Jupiter, the mood has shifted and who is feeling a little withdrawn and internal, either ruminating on some past thing or feel sad, listless or even floaty or flat?Continue reading “The Starry Times: Brief cosmic weather update – Saturn/Ketu/Moon”

What is Astrology ? Shadow And Light Pt. 1

Many of you know that outside of massage, my other side hustle is Astrology. I often hover somewhere in between being vocal and quiet about this aspect of my life. Mostly it is due to the awareness of the general sentiment, especially with skeptics, scientists and atheists who often dismiss astrology as some strange prehistoricContinue reading “What is Astrology ? Shadow And Light Pt. 1”