Chinese Astrology

2017 Taurus New Moon begins Snake Month

Posted by on Apr 22, 2017 in Astrology, Chinese Astrology, New Moon | 0 comments

2017 Taurus New Moon begins Snake Month

New Moon in Taurus April 26 2017 is a new Moon in Taurus. The Moon is exalted in Earth sign Taurus. Taurus is ruled by Venus, the planet named for the goddess of love, art, and beauty. Time to cultivate and create love and beauty this month! Find romance, or let romance find you. Taurus enjoys the finer things in life, so enjoy the bounty of springtime. This lunar month is also an opportune time to bring down to Earth plans, goals, and to complete projects. Clear the way, or as much as you can clear, for the next new Moon that begins Fire Horse month. The Taurean new Moon creates a...

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2017 Libra Full Moon is Peak of Dragon Month

Posted by on Apr 7, 2017 in Astrology, Chinese Astrology, Full Moon | 0 comments

2017 Libra Full Moon is Peak of Dragon Month

April 10 2017 is a full Moon in Libra. Air sign Libra rules the 7th house of relationships, partners, and marriage. Time to focus on balance in your close relationships as the lunar cycle wanes. This full Moon marks the peak of Dragon month in this Phoenix (Rooster) year. Dragon and Phoenix are a symbol of marriage and relationship harmony. This full Moon conjuncts Jupiter bringing kind feelings and generosity towards others. There can be understanding and empathy on a deep intuitive level, with clear and honest expression, that’s very helpful during Mercury retrograde...

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2017 Aries New Moon begins Dragon Month

Posted by on Mar 24, 2017 in Astrology, Chinese Astrology, New Moon | 0 comments

2017 Aries New Moon begins Dragon Month

  NEW MOON in ARIES March 27 2017 is a new Moon in Aries the ram. Fire sign Aries is courageous, a brave leader, and an independent spirit. The new Moon, Sun, Mercury, Venus, and Uranus are all in Aries. So take action and move forward as this new Moon waxes to full on April 10 because on April 9, Mercury goes retrograde for three weeks until May 3. During Mercury retrograde it’s good to redo, restructure, and reorganize.  Fortunately, Mars sextiles Neptune and trines Pluto bringing activities that can benefit the common good, with focus on higher principles. Creative...

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2017 Pisces Eclipse begins Rabbit Month

Posted by on Feb 22, 2017 in Astrology, Chinese Astrology, New Moon | 0 comments

2017 Pisces Eclipse begins Rabbit Month

NEW MOON IN PISCES February 26 2017 is new Moon solar eclipse in Pisces. Water sign Pisces is artistic, sensitive, and highly intuitive. An eclipse is an absence of light when the shadow is seen, so deep feelings and emotions can rise to the surface to be transformed. The new Moon conjuncts the Sun, Mercury, and Neptune in Pisces for integration of feelings. Moods are stronger than the rational mind, disposition can change quickly, and it’s easy to be overwhelmed by small matters. Therefore, this lunar month is ideal for meditation, contemplation, and to focus on self care and your...

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2017 Lucky Charms

Posted by on Feb 18, 2017 in Astrology, Chinese Astrology | 1 comment

2017 Lucky Charms

We are three weeks into Fire Phoenix (Rooster) year, and I’ve received questions about lucky charms so I’m sharing the info in this post. A popular charm is a Rooster (or Bird) with best friends Snake and Ox. These three signs together make a yin harmony trine of animals. Charms can be worn as jewelry, attached to a handbag, worn in your pocket, or placed in your clothing or wallet. HARMONY TRINES Phoenix correlates to Virgo, Snake to Taurus, and Ox to Capricorn just like an Earth trine in western astrology. The yin harmony trine grouping of Rabbit, Sheep, and Pig correlate...

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2017 Feng Shui Tips for Fire Phoenix (Rooster) Year

Posted by on Feb 7, 2017 in Astrology, Chinese Astrology, Feng Shui | 1 comment

2017 Feng Shui Tips for Fire Phoenix (Rooster) Year

Please join me this coming Saturday February 11 2017 at East West Books in Mt. View CA for my annual Chinese New Year talk!  Fire Phoenix year 2017 is time for transformation. Read about the personality traits of the Phoenix. Phoenix correlates to the Western sign Virgo, the sign of health, healing, rebirth, and dedicated work that brings rewards. Chinese Medicine All eight limbs of Chinese medicine work together to create good health: feng shui, astrology, herbology, exercise (tai chi, chi kung), meditation, diet, massage and acupuncture, and moxibustion. (Moxibustion uses heat to...

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