Star Encounters - January 2020

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By Rev. Joy “Aphrodette” Gambon, ADL

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JANUARY OVERVIEW

LUNATIONS

This FULL MOON LUNAR ECLIPSE occurs on January 10, 2020 at 02:21:11 PM EST. The Full Moon in Cancer will be opposing not only the Sun but Mercury, Saturn, and Pluto – all in Capricorn. It will also form a trine to Neptune in Pisces. The desire to be secure in every way will be profound! Re-evaluation of resources and the value of key relationships will establish new rules of engagement. Seek guidance from the experts when needed for best results.

This NEW MOON occurs on January 24, 2020 at 04:41:52 PM EST. The Lights will be kissing in Aquarius and form a double square to Uranus in Taurus. They also form a double sextile to Chiron in Aries! Weather patterns can become even more bizarre at this time! Intellect seeks practicality in a unique manner. Stay very in tune with your higher self and seek the companionship of the wise. Be careful not to overlook the obvious solution to existing challenges by over-thinking!

January Retrograde Stations and Shifts

Uranus Stations Direct in Taurus on January 10, 2020 at 08;48 PM EST! It will not actually re-enter Aries but it will be on the cusp. Uranus in The Awakener! Epiphanies regarding both love and finance are assured. The key is to employ the changes you have determined in your value system and make internal changes that can increase your security but allow you more freedom now. Stand your ground under pressure or when unexpected events seek to alter your path. You may have had to take the detour – so now get back in the true direction that inspires you! Keep grounded but mobile!

Capricornus

AriesARIES MAR 20 - APR 20

On this Full Moon Lunar Eclipse, your ruler, Mars is in Sagittarius and in trine to Chiron in your sign and quincunx to Retrograde Uranus in Taurus. Keep a healthy and optimistic attitude day-to-day. Avoid overindulgences as much as possible. Know what will serve you best and eliminate negative patterns from the past. On the New Moon, Mars is still in Sagittarius and forming a double square to both Venus and Neptune in Pisces. Seek to slow down the action at this time so that you can use your imagination and creativity more in even the simplest of tasks. Know that weather and traffic may suffer from delays. Arrive early and expect to stay late. Pace yourself!

TaurusTAURUS APR 20 - MAY 21

On this Full Moon Lunar Eclipse, your ruler, Venus, is in Aquarius and forms no major aspects to the traditional planets. Exercise your independence to the fullest! Break free and socialize to your heart’s content! On the New Moon, Venus has moved on into Pisces and is conjunct Neptune as they form a double square to Mars in Sagittarius. Try to remove yourself from the madding crowd in this cycle. Spend time being creative with those activities that inspire you! Love and forgiveness loom large when you reflect at day’s end. Let music into your World to speed up and slow down. It is a powerful catalyst at this time.

GeminiGEMINI MAY 21 - JUN 21

On this Full Moon Lunar Eclipse, your ruler, Mercury is in a stellium with the Sun, Saturn and Pluto – all in Capricorn as they form a quadruple opposition to the Cancer Moon! This is the perfect time to develop a strategy to become more responsible and increase your security in all ways. Be sure not to break any promises you make to yourself or others! On the New Moon, Mercury has moved on into Aquarius and forms a sweet sextile to Mars in Sagittarius! This is a very social time for you and you can have great fun with friends and family. Traveling can be awesome! Spend time outdoors whenever possible! Keep smiling!

CancerCANCER JUN 21 - JUL 22

On this Full Moon Lunar Eclipse, your ruler, the Moon will be in your sign and opposing not only the Sun but Mercury, Saturn, and Pluto – all in Capricorn. It will also form a trine to Neptune in Pisces. The desire to be secure in every way will be profound! Re-evaluation of resources and the value of key relationships will establish new rules of engagement. Seek guidance from the experts when needed for best results. On the New Moon, the Lights will be kissing in Aquarius and form a double square to Uranus in Taurus. They also form a double sextile to Chiron in Aries! Weather patterns can become even more bizarre at this time! Intellect seeks practicality in a unique manner. Stay very in tune with your higher self and seek the companionship of the wise. Be careful not to overlook the obvious solution to existing challenges by over-thinking! Thank me later!

LeoLEO JUL 22 - AUG 2

 On this Full Moon Lunar Eclipse, your ruler, the Sun is in Capricorn and part of an amazing stellium including Mercury, Saturn and Pluto as this group forms a quadruple opposition to the Cancer Moon! Abide by all rules and regulations. Investigate your ability to invest in your future. Do the research! On the New Moon, the Lights will be kissing in Aquarius and form a double square to Uranus in Taurus! They also form a double sextile to Chiron in Aries! Choose to be healthier moving forward and do it in your own unique way. Some doors may seem sealed shut at this time but by month’s end, this will shift. Time is on your side if you embrace a bit of patience as you move forward! Exercise optimism!

VirgoVIRGO AUG 23 - SEP 22

On this Full Moon Lunar Eclipse, your ruler, Mercury, is in in a stellium with the Sun, Saturn and Pluto – all in Capricorn as they form a quadruple opposition to the Cancer Moon! This is a great time for you to appreciate all that you have invested in. It is also a good time to look at your future security and establish strong relationships with those who have integrity. On the New Moon, Mercury has moved on into Aquarius and forms a sweet sextile to Mars in Sagittarius! Getting together with friends, family and neighbors can be quite the hoot! You will be entertaining and entertained! Laughter is good medicine for you at this time. Seek some wide-open spaces and enjoy nature!

LibraLIBRA SEP 23 - OCT 22

On this Full Moon Lunar Eclipse, your ruler, Venus, is in Aquarius and forms no major aspects to the traditional planets. Writing and speaking can be quite remarkable for you at this time. Use your higher mind and illuminate those around you! Friendships fare well as does self-discovery. On the New Moon, Venus has moved on into Pisces and is conjunct Neptune as they form a double square to Mars in Sagittarius! Travel can be challenging, especially if there is low visibility. Drive defensively no matter where you are headed! Time seems to disappear and you may find yourself doing some day dreaming! Try to focus as best you can. Sleep well so your energy in the morning births optimism!

ScorpioSCORPIO OCT 23 - NOV 22

On this Full Moon Lunar Eclipse, your ruler of event, Mars, is in Sagittarius and in trine to Chiron in Aries and quincunx to Retrograde Uranus in Taurus. Your ruler of process, Pluto, is in Capricorn and is in a stellium with Mercury, Saturn, and Pluto as they form a quadruple opposition to the Cancer Moon! Expect to be running on all cylinders! The key is momentum and being sure that you do not overextend yourself! Time is at a premium! Keep as organized as possible! On the New Moon, Mars is still in Sagittarius and forming a double square to both Venus and Neptune in Pisces. Pluto is simply conjunct Saturn in Capricorn. Expect some unexpected delays and problems with weather in this cycle! There can also be obstacles with deliveries and those traveling to you! Breathe!

SagittariusSAGITTARIUS NOV 22 - DEC 20

On this Full Moon Lunar Eclipse, your ruler, Jupiter, is in Capricorn, and conjunct the Tail of the Dragon! You will be ambitious and will be taking on much responsibility! Because it opposes the Head of the dragon, try to ease through and get into the flow. It is very important for you to know when the work day is over. Find a way to relax! On the New Moon, Jupiter forms a sweet sextile to Venus in Pisces! This can be a romantic time for you! It also indicates that others may be kind and fond of you for no darn reason! Let your charm shine!

CapricornCAPRICORN DEC 21 - JAN 19

Many Happy Solar Returns, Capricorn! This is your month! On this Full Moon Lunar Eclipse, your ruler, Saturn, is in your sign, and part of an amazing stellium with the Sun, Mercury and Pluto! They form a quadruple opposition to the Cancer Moon! Abe appreciated and appreciate all those close to you! Clearly see how you have guided others and all you have learned from their growth and achievement. Take a bow! On the New Moon, Saturn in simply conjunct Pluto, the planet of empowerment. This is a long cycle where it is easy for you to teach and learn simultaneously. Stand on your r3eputation and let integrity be your calling card! Take your time knowing that often reaching your goals is a process not an event. Jupiter is in your sign all year! Know the good fortune in your world is assured. Keep the faith!

AquariusAQUARIUS JAN 20 – FEB 19

 On this Full Moon Lunar Eclipse, your ruler, Uranus, is still retrograde in Taurus and forms a single quincunx to Mars in Sagittarius! Expect some delays in your travel plans or some challenges with vehicles. Much déjà vu is seen for you this month! Laugh about it and continue! Thank me later. On the New Moon, Uranus has stationed direct and forms a double square to the Lights in your sign! Take a fresh and innovative approach to the practical affairs in your life. Look at health, finances and wealth with a cleared vision of the future. Set yourself free to explore the wilderness of success! Expect the wind to be at your back! Carry on! GO!

PiscesPISCES FEB 19 - MAR 19

 On this Full Moon Lunar Eclipse, your ruler, Neptune is in your sign and forms a beautiful trine to the Cancer Moon! This is a creative and intuitive time for you. Practice and perfect your devotion to both the Divine and others and allow yourself to be uplifted! An attitude of gratitude is seen! On the New Moon, Venus is now kissing Neptune in your sign and they form a double square to Mars in Sagittarius! The faster you go, the be hinder you get! Slow down! The weather can be a challenge if you need to commute or travel. Allow yourself extra time and alter your plans if necessary! Enjoy the beauty of nature and spend time with those you hold dear! If you are snow bound, light up the fireplace and turn on the tunes or cuddle up and watch a movie that brings you joy! Trust!

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Thank You!! Such a divine Gift 💝 

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Thank you Rev. Joy. 

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