There is an interesting blog post on Patheos where P. Sufenas Virius Lupus shares his ideas about reincarnation and past lives. He contends that some Pagans believe in reincarnation and others don't. Either way, he says he doesn't "hear a lot of discussion about reincarnation in Pagan circles these days." He adds that the reason for this is that "past life experiences are profoundly personal. In general, they often have great relevance for those who are involved with them, but not much for others." [Emphasis in original.]
Lupus points out that it's not possible to practice reincarnation, and concludes that it is, therefore, a matter of belief. This is unusual because, he says, "We often
The New Moon in Capricorn occurs this afternoon, Friday, January 11 at 2:44 pm EST (7:44 pm GMT), at 21 degrees. New moons signify a new cycle, new beginnings, and rebirth.
This New Moon, along with the Sun (also in Capricorn) will highlight the earthy Capricorn qualities of drive and discipline, as well as tenth house themes of career and ambition. This New Moon period is the perfect time to set new goals for your career and your life. Are you looking for a new job? Or do you simply need to re-devote yourself to your current one? Perhaps your goals are more in keeping with personal health and wellness. Capricorn brings the discipline necessary to achieve the goals we set for ourselves.