Tendencies to look for something wrong in a relationship. Jealousy raises its ugly head. The Void of Course Moon is the period of time after the Moon has made its last aspect in one sign until the Moon enters a new sign. During Void of Course Moon periods, it is generally wise to stick to routine rather than to begin new projects.
Void of Course in Horary Astrology: If you were asking a question and making a chart for the answer, as you do in Horary astrology, it is said that since the Moon is not looking forward to any more aspects in this sign, you would have to say that the answer is not forthcoming; any questions asked at this time would not come to pass. The following tables incorporate the modern planets, but some astrologers do not count Uranus, Neptune, and Pluto in void Moon calculations.
See Best Time to Start a Business for more details. See also: Astrology of Today — an overview of the day this takes you to my other site, Astrology Cafe. This Week in Astrology Calendar: January 6 to 12, Mercury square Mars. Impatience, hastiness, and disagreements characterize this transit. This is an unfavorable time for any kind of meeting, starting a new project, and business proposals. We can be irritable and say all the wrong things. We may be competing for the floor when it comes to expressing our ideas, thoughts, and opinions, making it difficult to engage in healthy dialogue.
Mental agitation could dominate. We may stir up controversy with what we say, or how we say it. Jupiter sesquiquadrate Uranus. This influence is a restless one. We could find it difficult to agree with others, or to find common ground. We need to be willing to make changes in our lives now, or change will be forced upon us. This is a rebellious, restless influence—one in which we should avoid making changes just for the sake of making changes.
We might take risks perhaps foolish ones for the sake of freedom. This is not a good time for financial speculation or travel. This is a time during which we can open ourselves up to new ways of thinking.
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However, we could also too easily avoid taking responsibility for things that truly matter. Sun conjunct Pluto. We are strong-willed and focused under this influence. The need to gain more control over our lives motivates us. We benefit now from strategy and keeping things to ourselves for the time being. See below for day-by-day forecasts and planets in signs.
See also Transit to Transit aspects. See also: Astrology of Today — an overview of the day — Astrology Cafe. See also the new Astrology Trends Calendar that includes these daily trends overviews and other astrological events such as ingresses, stations, and lunations. The Sun is parallel Saturn, reinforcing a responsible and serious theme. Even so, Uranus turns direct today after retrograde motion since August 7th and Uranus energy hangs heavy in the air this week. Uranian themes can dominate now. As the planet gains speed in the next few weeks, our urge to express our unique self, to take some chances or risks, to rebel, to listen to our instincts, and to stir up change are reawakened or turned outside of ourselves.
Uranus is now finishing its last leg of the sign Aries before entering Taurus on March 6th for a more consistent stay. The Moon in Aquarius is impartial, kind, and progressive. It harmonizes with both Venus and Mars today, facilitating social connections and harmonious or creative interactions. Venus enters the sign of Sagittarius this morning and will transit Sagittarius until February 3rd.
With this transit, romantic adventures, as well as a straightforward and even blunt approach to love, are on the agenda. We leave behind complexities and embrace directness and clarity. Positively, this influence can light a fire under us to take care of problem areas. Tensions can brew if we are too quick to argue or draw a conclusion.
Rushing conversations and abruptness with words or moves can cause problems now. We might use this energy to fix a problem or to get something out into the open. The Moon spends the day in the sign of Aquarius, and we seek to be impartial. This influence can also remind us that taking on too many new projects through the enthusiasm generated by Jupiter can overload us and weigh us down, curtailing our freedom in other life departments. The Sun and Pluto form a parallel aspect today and conjunction early tomorrow.
The need to gain more control over our lives can feel pressing, and we should guard against temperamental behavior and decision-making. We are strong-willed, resourceful, and focused under this influence. We benefit most by keeping things to ourselves and not rushing forward prematurely. This influence brings the desire for self-mastery to our attention. There can be a small crisis that alerts us to an area of life that requires work, improvement, and transformation.
The need to gain more control over our lives motivates us, although there can be some paranoia or extremes of thinking behind this. The focus should be on recycling, updating, revising, and eliminating so that we can grow, rather than starting something new or adding more to our plates. The Moon spends the day in the sign of Pisces and aligns with Neptune this evening. The Sun and Pluto align early today, and this is a time of intensified ambitions. The Pisces Moon forms sextiles to both planets today after their aspect perfects, helping us carry forward lessons and insight from our discoveries.
This can be a time for letting go of wasteful or outdated endeavors, as well as for tying up loose ends. This is a pioneering position — we want to be first and come first with the Moon in Aries. The Moon forms a trine with Venus and aligns with Mars today, stimulating our creativity and encouraging us to pursue our desires.
Later today and into tomorrow, we may be tempted to try to manipulate or control others and situations, which can lead to unnecessary troubles. Venus forms a semi-square with Pluto, and jealousies or possessiveness can emerge. As well, with Mercury and Saturn heading towards an alignment, conversations and thoughts can take on a serious tone. We become aware of the need for structure and planning ahead. We also instinctively are aware of the limitations of time.
We are motivated by a desire for success. Achievement and manifestation are most important to us now. You want to share adventure with your partner, ranging from sharing adventurous ideas to hiking in the mountains. You may also enjoy relating with foreigners, and dining out with your partner at foreign restaurants. You have a talent for relating to other people. You are a loyal and fun loving partner with an ability to balance intimacy with independence.
You may take your own creative talents for granted and fail to make the most of them. You have a strong drive to initiate activities. You are spontaneous and like to take risks, You may also be rash and accident prone.
You can be aggressive if thwarted. You are enthusiastic with an endless source of energy. You could direct your energy to achievement in sports, politics or travel. We can feel thwarted, blocked, or slowed down. Enthusiasm wanes. Delays are possible, but might lead to important edits and adjustments.
This is a time to increase our cultural and spiritual awareness, expand our higher minds, broaden our experiences, and place our faith in the universe. Jupiter in Sagittarius is bold, opinionated, just, and adventurous. November 8, , to December 2, You are artistic and talented but need to learn self discipline if you are to make something of it. You may be careless with your possessions and need to learn to handle money.
Conservation, moderation, definition, structure, simplicity, and realism are themes now. We might also be striving for more authority in a particular area of our lives now. You are able to use your inspiration to be of service to humanity. You also have a talent for bringing this out in other people and helping them to work on improving social conditions.
You are an ambitious and powerful person. You are a powerful leader and must learn to use your unique insights for positive purposes. The urge to start fresh, to break free from restrictive attitudes or circumstances, to totally redesign an area of our lives or even our personalities , and to gain freedom through independence is strong during this cycle.
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May 27, , to August 13, , then March 11th, , to May 15, , then November 6, , to March 6, A long-term influence in which fantasy, imagination, compassion, and spirituality are in stronger focus. April 4, , to August 4, , then February 3, , to March 30, , then October 22, , to January 26, Tests of our boundaries; breaking down and rebuilding structures and rules.
From January 25, , to June 14, , then November 26, , to March 23, , then June 11, , to January 20, , then September 1, , to November 19, You have a tendency to become embroiled in the dramas of life.
You are familiar with the darker side of life. Your challenge is to rise above the negativity and use your resources for the good of others. Strong awareness of our own vulnerabilities and humanity stimulates compassion for others. April 20 to July 20, , then February 8, , to April 17, , then September 25, , to February 18, You work best in an atmosphere of freedom and have a tendency to escape from routine. You will have a commitment to humanitarian or political causes which do not offend your sense of individuality.
You are able to see both sides of a story and help bring opposing parties into agreement. You are a diplomat and a defender of justice. You need to feel safe and secure in your relationships. You want your partner to be reliable and stable and are likely to want a traditional marriage.
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You feel cared for when your loved ones intensely focus their attention on you. You are emotionally committed to those close to you. This is a quest to overcome inner pride and to tolerate your own failures. You have a tendency to make life harder than it need be. You need to learn humility and to express your emotions honestly so that you can nurture others with your wealth of wisdom. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed. Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email. Email Address. Astrology Cafe offers daily astrology: Cafe Astrology horoscopes as well as current planetary positions and aspects influencing today, tomorrow, and the next day.
Daily Astrology Monthly. The Moon is waxing and in its Waxing Crescent phase. We are in between the New Moon Solar Eclipse which occurred on the 5th in the sign of Capricorn, and the First Quarter Moon which will occur on the 14th. Today's Transits. Fixed Stars. Leave a Reply Cancel reply. Subscribe to Daily Posts via Email Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email. Next Up. Right on this Mercury—Mars conjunction, the planet Uranus is making a square that comes exact to planet Mars on July 11th.
This is a power-charged square that electrifies the conjunction and may bring impulsive reactions, nervousness, restlessness and to make our tongue sharp. It amplifies the tension, fuels anger, results in arguments and conflict. That means we need to release. This is the only constructive approach to the tension that builds up with this eclipse and to the demand for a Karmic cleansing. A cleansing and moving forward that will most possibly happen only after the second eclipse that follows on July 16th when the emotional climax will peak.
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