This Full Moon in Aries occurs Tuesday, October 11 at 9:06pm Eastern (Wednesday at 1:27 am GMT) at 18 degrees. Full Moons represent the culmination of those things that were begun with the New Moon (in this case the September 27 New Moon in Libra). We are asked to let go of internal anger that has been building, and to do so in a responsible manner.
Both the Sun and Saturn are in Libra opposite the Moon, which will add a sense of balance to what we are aiming for, keeping both our needs as well as the needs of others in mind. This is a fiery Full Moon, and we need to temper that Aries fire with some Libra air—just be careful not to further fan the flames.
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As most of you know, I am very interested in the subjects of Tantra, sacred sexuality, and sex magick. I discuss these subjects in parts of my Modern Magick and, of course, in my Modern Sex Magick. Although Tantra is quite old, it's introduction in the U.S. is relatively recent.
In fact, the introduction of the high level of Indian thought and theology is relatively new to the West. With the typical sense of Christian superiority at the time, most people thought that Hinduism was just the stupid beliefs of savages until 1893 and the Parliament of World Religions held in Chicago. There, Swami Vivekananda electified the audience as he described the