Solar Holidays

2016 Summer Solstice Full Moon

Posted by on Jun 16, 2016 in Astrology, Full Moon, Solar Holidays | 0 comments

2016 Summer Solstice Full Moon

SAGITTARIUS FULL MOON on SUMMER SOLSTICE June 20, 2016 at 4:02 am PT is a full Moon in Sagittarius. This is the second full Moon in Sagittarius this year, an unusual occurrence. This full Moon in 29 degrees of Sagittarius, the last degree of this sign, brings a second opportunity to speak your truth, make change, and move forward. At 3:24 pm PT is Summer Solstice, the longest day in the northern hemisphere. Time to enjoy the sunshine and beauty of Mother Nature at her peak. The Sun is conjunct Venus that brings creativity, romance, and social times. But this Sun/Venus conjunction is opposite...

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2015 Solstice and Christmas Full Moon in Cancer

Posted by on Dec 17, 2015 in Astrology, Chinese Astrology, Full Moon, Solar Holidays | 0 comments

2015 Solstice and Christmas Full Moon in Cancer

Winter Solstice December 21, 2015 at 8:49 pm PT is Winter Solstice, the longest night in the northern hemisphere. The Sun enters Earth sign Capricorn, and many planets are in Earth signs to get grounded by focusing on earthly matters such as health and finances. There is much good fortune as the Moon in Taurus makes a grand trine with Mercury, Jupiter, and Pluto. People are in touch with their emotions and can express what they feel, there is a pleasant sense of well being and generosity, and encounters with others are powerful. The Taurean Moon also sextiles Neptune in Pisces for creative...

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DECEMBER 2015 ASTROLOGY UPDATE

Posted by on Nov 28, 2015 in Astrology, Chinese Astrology, Full Moon, New Moon, Solar Holidays | 0 comments

DECEMBER 2015 ASTROLOGY UPDATE

FIRE PIG MONTH until Dec 11 November 11 new Moon in Scorpio began the month of the lively Fire Pig. Time to enjoy, celebrate, and appreciate the fine things life has to offer. There’s luck in love, people are more passionate, and artistic creativity flows. Pig knows how to enjoy life so say yes to party invitations this holiday season. In this Sheep year, especially fortunate is that Pig is most compatible with Sheep. Click here to know all about the Pig.   SAGITTARIUS NEW MOON begins RAT MONTH December 11 at 2:29 am PT is a new Moon in Sagittarius that begins the month of the Earth...

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2015 TAURUS FULL MOON

Posted by on Oct 23, 2015 in Astrology, Chinese Astrology, Full Moon, Solar Holidays | 0 comments

2015 TAURUS FULL MOON

FULL MOON in TAURUS October 27, 2015 at 5:05 am PT is a full Moon in Taurus. Sensuous Earth sign Taurus is ruled by Venus, the planet of love, art, beauty, and creativity. All the delights of Mother Earth – especially good food and drink – are in the realm of Venus making this full Moon time to appreciate the beauty that surrounds you, and to share your abundance with others. And this full Moon can shine some light on practical, earthly concerns: your money, financial security, career and the work you do, health, and the foods you eat. Many planets are in Earth signs at this time. Venus,...

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October 2015 Astrology Update

Posted by on Oct 1, 2015 in Astrology, Chinese Astrology, Full Moon, New Moon, Solar Holidays | 0 comments

October 2015 Astrology Update

WOOD PHOENIX (Rooster) MONTH until Oct 12 The solar eclipse in Virgo on Sept 12 began Phoenix month. Virgo rules the sixth house of health, work, and service to others. Virgo is an intelligent and practical Earth sign ruled by Mercury. This lunar month is time to focus on health, nutrition, finances, and other earthly matters. We can creatively problem solve under the influence of analytical Virgo. This new Moon was a solar (new Moon) eclipse. An eclipse is an absence of light when the shadow is seen, making this lunar month ideal to release and let go of the past, heal, and transform. No...

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SOLAR YEAR

Posted by on Aug 2, 2015 in Astrology, Chinese Astrology, Solar Holidays | 0 comments

SOLAR YEAR

August 2nd marks the solar point between Summer Solstice and Autumn Equinox. Western astrology is structured on solar cycles. Asian astrology is structured on lunar cycles. By following both natural systems, the yang solar calendar and the yin lunar calendar, we can flow with the eternal cycles of nature. MAJOR SOLAR HOLIDAYS The Western solar year starts with zero degrees Aries at Spring Equinox. Each of the 12 astrology signs cover 30 degrees. All 12 signs times 30 degrees = the 360 degree circle of the zodiac. The four major calendar points of the solar year are: SPRING EQUINOX (Vernal...

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