Pluto began its retrograde motion in Capricorn on Friday, April 12, and will continue “backwards” until September 20. Just like any other retrograde planet (including that trickster Mercury), periods of retrograde are periods of “re:” renewing, reflecting, restarting, etc. Instead of being viewed negatively, these retrograde periods are a positive time to slow down (especially now as Pluto begins its retrograde motion) and possibly make some necessary changes.
Pluto, ruler of Scorpio and the eighth house, symbolizes renewal, reincarnation, and the deepest parts of our selves, so now is the time to reflect on any sources of frustration in your life caused by these things (or a
The New Moon in Aries occurs tomorrow, April 10 at 5:35 am EDT (9:35 am GMT), at 21 degrees. New moons signify a new cycle, new beginnings, and rebirth.
This New Moon, along with the Sun (also in Aries) will highlight the fiery Aries qualities of enthusiasm, action, and impatience, as well as first house themes of ego, self, and first impressions. This New Moon period is the perfect time to examine how you perceive yourself and your goals. Do you feel like you need to be more proactive in setting and achieving your goals? Or perhaps not giving yourself enough time to follow through with your plans? Now is the time to find your self-confidence! This New Moon period is the perfect time to
The Full Moon in Libra occurred yesterday morning at 5:27 am Eastern (9:27 am GMT) at 6 degrees. Full Moons represent the culmination of those things that were begun with the New Moon (in this case the March 11 New Moon in Pisces), which found us evaluating our privacy, intuition, and emotions.
The Libra Full Moon opposes the Sun in Aries; we are reminded to check ourselves in the progress we made towards our goals set during the Pisces New Moon. Are we being balanced (Libra) in our approach? Or, conversely, are we being overly enthusiastic and adventurous (Aries) when we should be more cautious? Keep in mind that Saturn is retrograde until July 7, so this Full Moon period is going to be
Aries, The Ram
March 20 to April 19
Keywords: Initiative, action, adventurous, enthusiastic, dynamic, impatient
As an Aries you are a born leader, eager to take the initiative and be a leader. Be careful, though, as you tend to be impatient; this trait can get the better of you at times. You are energetic, and fiery Mars ensures that you are good at what you try. Sports and exercise for you are relaxing and help you free your mind.
You have a wide social circle, though it is mostly comprised of acquaintances, rather than close friends. Your love life is nurtured by your energy and enthusiasm, which is helpful being that you place a