The mere words “Mercury Retrograde” are often enough to send shivers down even the strongest of spines. Misplaced items, miscommunications, mishaps, and mayhem are all potential outcomes of the havoc that Mercury Retrograde can wreak. But fret not! May promises to highlight many other astrological sectors, with a Full Moon in Scorpio on the 9th and New Moon in Gemini on the 24th, so don’t forget to enjoy what these lunar phenomena bring while you tread lightly around the happenings of Mercury Retrograde.
July 2009 Monthly Forecast
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I've talked in past about using electional astrology to plan surgeries and other medical events via Twitter, and now it seems hospitals in India are taking this to an even further degree: The Banaras Hindu University in Uttar Pradesh is turning to ancient astrological texts to find a cure for heart ailments.
Allotted and approved by the University Grants Commission, the project has given rise to a number of "astrological hospitals" around the holy city; these hospitals are places where astrologers prescribe semi-precious stones, beads, and herbal medicines. These practices are nothing new to this culture, whose ancient books all mention using astrology to diagnose and cure heart
Sun trine Neptune and Jupiter
With this friendly aspect, there is the potential for a successful resolution of Neptune-Sun energies; anticipate a heightened sense of idealism. Today you will desire to be of service, want to serve both your community and the world at large.
Sun square Uranus:
The Sun also squares Uranus today. Because of this stressful aspect, you can expect a change from your everyday routines, as the Gemini sun meets the changing energy of Uranus.
Astrologers in St. Petersburg, Florida are upset, and rightfully so. A city ordinance put on the books in the 1950s but not enforced until it showed up on the City Council agenda this month requires that all people working as "fortune-tellers," including astrologers, phrenologists, palmists, character readers, spirit mediums, absent treatment healer, mental healer, or "any occupation of a similar nature" must be fingerprinted, pay a $44 fee, and have a background check.
When the issue, which has been largely dormant since appearing in the 1950s, appeared on the St. Petersburg City Council agenda this month, the council removed a provision that required applicants to provide five