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full and bright and happy in scorpio joining its great friend Jupiter, the mood has shifted and who is feeling a little withdrawn and internal, either ruminating on some past thing or feel sad, listless or even floaty or flat?Continue reading “The Starry Times: Brief cosmic weather update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”

The Starry Times. April 2019 Energetics

There is a lot of activity this month with many energies shifting and changing … what’s in store? Read on πŸ˜‰ Key Dates : 5 April – New moon Pisces.11 April – Jupiter retrograde sag/scorpio – gandanta until 6 May. 15 April – Sun moves to Aries16 April – Venus moves to Pisces20 April –Continue reading “The Starry Times. April 2019 Energetics”

The Starry Times: Super Moon Eclipse

The Eclipse season of 2019 is well underway – there five this year; 3 solar and 2 lunar with the first partial solar eclipse already having occurred on the 6th of Jan. The other dates are as follows: 21st Jan – Full lunar eclipse (full moon)3rd July – Total solar eclipse (new moon)17th July –Continue reading “The Starry Times: Super Moon Eclipse”

The Starry Times: Gemini Full Moon & Summer Solstice

Hey everyone – Welcome to the Starry Times, The Summer Solstice edition. On Dec 23 (AEST) we will have the full moon occur in the sign of Gemini, in the lunar mansion of Ardra. In case ya’ll be scratching your heads thinking it is in Cancer, I use the sidereal zodiac which accurately charts planetsContinue reading “The Starry Times: Gemini Full Moon & Summer Solstice”

The Starry Times: Full Moon Taurus 23/11/18

Happy Full moon everyone. This full moon is occurring in Taurus, sign of the bull.For those acquainted with Vedic astrology, the nakshatra is Krittika, which means ‘cutters’ – This energy gives the ability to cut to the truth of a certain matter – It is sharp, direct and critical. It can cut to the center,Continue reading “The Starry Times: Full Moon Taurus 23/11/18”

The Starry Times: Moon, Mind and Mystery – 11/11/18

Hello beautiful people of the world. I thought to write a brief stellar update, to give you all a heads up on the moon’s sojourn over this week, as it could be challenging for some people this week, especially emotionally. Has anyone been feeling a little down, or blue recently? No particular reason?I know IContinue reading “The Starry Times: Moon, Mind and Mystery – 11/11/18”

The Starry Times : Full Moon Pisces – Water Under the Bridge

Full Moon in Pisces, UttaraBhadrapada nakshatra Jupiter is transiting through the last degrees of Libra. Enters Scorpio on the 12th of October. We have just passed Equinox on Sept 21/22 Saturn is out of it’s long Retrograde, moving forward in Sagittarius What a whirlwind over the last few months !We have moved through the mostContinue reading “The Starry Times : Full Moon Pisces – Water Under the Bridge”

Full Moon Aquarius 26.8.18

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.Continue reading “Full Moon Aquarius 26.8.18”

The Starry Times: New Moon Taurus

New moon In Taurus 13.6.2018Lunar Mansion Mrigashira.What is new moon? New moon is where the moon conjuncts the sun and is thus hidden from view. It is a time where the consciousness of the mind (moon) moves from a period of gradual darkness to greater illumination (full moon). In India, new moon day/night is calledContinue reading “The Starry Times: New Moon Taurus”