This Full Moon in Aquarius occurs Saturday, August 13 at 2:58 pm Eastern (6:58 pm GMT) at 20 degrees. Full Moons represent the culmination of those things that were begun with the New Moon (in this case the July 30 New Moon in Leo). This Full Moon represents the work we’ve done in the past weeks to pay attention to ourselves and our personal gifts/talents, and cultivating those gifts to which we'd like to give more attention.
With the Aquarius Moon opposite the Leo Sun, we are called to see how the air and fire elements, respectively, work together (air fanning flames) as opposed to fighting each other (air blowing out a flame). This Full Moon is a time when hot fights cold,
What is the Saturn Return? I must admit that my interest in the subject has been highly piqued, being that my 27th birthday is in just over a week; over the past few months I've noticed changes in my life, in my emotions, and in my thinking patterns. I've heard many people discuss a "quarter-life crisis," occurring roughly at age 25 as an individual leaves the ideals of youth and struggles with ideas of marriage, children, and careers. I never put much stock into the idea, but the more I learn about the Saturn return, the more I wonder if the "quarter-life crisis" isn't merely another term for a person's first Saturn return. In 2000, rock band No Doubt released an album titled
The New Moon in Leo will occur at 2:40 pm Eastern (6:40 pm GMT) tomorrow, July 30, 2011, at 7 degrees of Leo. New moons signify a new cycle, new beginnings, and rebirth. This New Moon, along with the Sun (also in Leo) will highlight the fiery Leo qualities of creativity, individuality, and pride, as well as fifth house themes of children, pleasure, and entertainment. This Leo New Moon period is the perfect time to pay attention to yourself, and revel in your personal gifts while cultivating those to which you'd like to give more attention.
That said, beware, as Mercury is preparing to turn retrograde again (on Tuesday, August 2), when it will retrograde back into Leo until it again
Leo, The Lion
July 23 to August 23
Keywords: Magnetic, magnanimous, confident, generous, hospitable, caring, warm, authoritative, bossy, patronizing
As a Leo, you are known for your outgoing nature; you prefer the limelight, but no matter whether or not you are being lavished with attention you will still brighten the world with your cheerfulness and natural leadership abilities. At times, you do need to be reminded, however, that others need attention, too; don't be afraid to share the credit. As a fixed fire sign, you are able to not only start things but also finish them; while you get the best of both worlds, you also have a tendency