Feng Shui

2018 Taurus New Moon begins Fire Snake Month

Posted by on May 11, 2018 in Astrology, Chinese Astrology, Feng Shui, New Moon | 3 comments

2018 Taurus New Moon begins Fire Snake Month

NEW MOON in TAURUS May 15 2018 is a new Moon in Earth sign Taurus. Sensuous Taurus appreciates the finer things in life, and is ruled by Venus, the planet named for the goddess of love, peace, and creativity. The new Moon, Sun, Mercury, and Uranus are in earthy Taurus to appreciate the beauty and abundance of Mother Earth in springtime. Many planets are in Earth signs including Mars, Saturn, and Pluto in Earth sign Capricorn. So it’s definitely time to focus on earthly matters of all kinds during this lunar month including health, finances, or career path — along with enjoying...

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2017 Scorpio New Moon begins Pig Month

Posted by on Nov 16, 2017 in Astrology, Chinese Astrology, Feng Shui, New Moon | 0 comments

2017 Scorpio New Moon begins Pig Month

NEW MOON in SCORPIO November 17 2017 is a new Moon in Scorpio. The new Moon, Sun, Venus, and Jupiter are all in spiritual and insightful Water sign Scorpio. Venus conjunct Jupiter is very fortunate for all types of relationships. There are opportunities for new love, or an existing relationship deepens. People will be warm and friendly, and good timing for social gatherings. Venus and Jupiter trine Neptune in Pisces that inspires compassion and humanitarian instincts. Communication can become serious as Mercury in Sagittarius conjuncts Saturn. The Sagittarian urge to speak the truth can...

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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 stimulate...

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Lift Your Spirit!

Posted by on Sep 25, 2016 in Animals, Feng Shui, Literature, Tarot | 4 comments

Lift Your Spirit!

One of my tarot students had a sudden accident. She hurt her back when she tripped over her dog (a lovely lab) who always follows her around. This Fire Monkey year 2016 is the time of accidents and injuries, not lingering illness like in Snake or Rabbit years. Plus her accident occurred during the recent Mercury retrograde. She selected 3 tarot cards, one each for Body, Mind, and Spirit. Body and Mind were good cards for her, but not Spirit. (This tarot spread for health is on page 164 of Introduction To Tarot.) So her spirit was waning, she was becoming discouraged, and she asked if I have...

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LUCKY CHARMS in MONKEY YEAR 2016

Posted by on Mar 13, 2016 in Animals, Astrology, Chinese Astrology, Feng Shui | 0 comments

LUCKY CHARMS in MONKEY YEAR 2016

HARMONY TRINE So far this Fire Monkey year is a wild ride! And there’s much more to come as energy becomes stronger during the heat of summer, only to intensify in autumn. So stay strong on your path, and continue to be brave in this Monkey year. Because Fire Monkey year energy is so extreme, I’ve received many emails from people all over the world asking me about lucky charms for Monkey year. A popular charm is Monkey with Monkey’s best friends Rat and Dragon. Monkey, Rat, and Dragon together make a harmony trine of animals. Monkey correlates to Leo, Rat to Sagittarius,...

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Monkey Year Interview in Houston Chronicle

Posted by on Feb 18, 2016 in Astrology, Chinese Astrology, Feng Shui | 0 comments

Monkey Year Interview in Houston Chronicle

Lunar New Year promises a little monkey business Thing are about to get a little crazy with the arrival of the Red Fire Monkey By Kyrie O’Connor February 5, 2016 Houston Chronicle We are about to enter the year of the Red Fire Monkey. If that sounds to you like a year that calls for a helmet and elbow pads, you may be right. Today marks the start of the Lunar New Year, or as it’s known in Vietnam, Tet. On Asian calendars, each Lunar New Year is associated with one of five elements, in this case fire, and one of 12 animals, in this case the monkey. You say you want a revolution?...

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