I've been reading about the astrological signs and their associated tarot cards in Corrine Kenner's Tarot & Astrology book.
Being a Capricorn, that was my first stop in Corrine's wonderful text. Capricorn is associated with Trump XV, The Devil. I've known that for a while and never liked the association. However, it certainly does seem like a good match.
"The Devil knows how to make the most of first impressions-and he knows how to intimidate his opposition. But if anyone could beat the Devil at a game of cards, it would be a Capricorn. ...both understand all too well the trials and temptations of the material world. ... Most Capricorns are keenly aware of
The New Moon in Gemini occurred yesterday at 7:47 pm EDT (11:47 pm GMT), Sunday, May 20, 2012, at 0 degrees. New moons signify a new cycle, new beginnings, and rebirth.
This New Moon, along with the Sun (also in Gemini) will highlight the airy Gemini qualities of adaptability and expression, as well as third house themes of communication and achievements. This Gemini New Moon period is the perfect time to take stock of your efforts in your social life, your friendships, and your family relationships.
This New Moon also occurred simultaneously with an Annular Solar Eclipse. The extra energy from the lining up of these two orbs leads to a change in patterns, effectively asking us to do
This Full Moon in Scorpio will occur Saturday, May 5 at 11:35 pm Eastern (3:35 am, Sunday, May 6, GMT) at 16 degrees. Full Moons represent the culmination of those things that were begun with the New Moon (in this case the April 21 New Moon in Taurus, which found us focusing on our financial stability and personal outlook toward home and our material things.
The Scorpio Full Moon opposes the Sun in Taurus; we are reminded to check ourselves in the progress we made towards our goals set during the Taurus New Moon. How are we balancing our personal finances? Are goals of monetary stability starting to come to fruition? Now is the time to face anything you may have been avoiding, those
Taurus, The Bull
April 19 to May 20
Keywords: Stubbornness, perseverance, stability, dependability, sensuality
As a bull, you are known for your determination and willpower, but, taken too far, these traits can turn into stubbornness. You are stable and find security in routine, which can often make change difficult. Be careful to not let your unease with change rule your life. Possessions are important to you, with Venus as your ruler. While it is nice to enjoy the finer things in life, be sure to donate or sell old items that serve no purpose—it is always possible that your love of possessions is tied to an emotional