This is a bit of a contradictory full moon because Gemini and Sagittarius are ready for a party. They can talk to anyone and everyone at any time. However, dreamy monk Neptune is making a challenge to the full moon, preferring to either share on a private, sacred level, or just hide out altogether.
At the same time, Gemini and Sagittarius is ready for anything, filled with curiosity and enthusiasm. Yet, there is an increasing emphasis of planets in serious Capricorn, bringing you down to earth. There is help for the coming week from Jupiter if you are willing to move into a larger belief system.
The god of abundance is in harmony with Uranus if you are willing to shake up your life with a pragmatic revolution. Friday the 13th is an interesting day in that Mars makes harmony to Neptune early in the morning. You can either be a visionary or a space cadet under this spiritual warrior combination. A few hours later, Venus aligns with Pluto in Capricorn. This helps you stand in diplomatic, feminine power and can be quite good in business. However, forcing issues especially relationships can bring endings. A void moon is better for introspection than taking important actions.
For the past week, Jupiter has been moving into a harmonious trine to Uranus, exact on Sunday. You can open to expansive new ideas now, and be able to bring them down to earth over the coming year. Jupiter would love to travel or publish. Uranus wants excitement and a revolution. Because both are in earth element signs, Capricorn and Taurus, you can have a practical revolution.
Tend to all the little details of your life or clear clutter on Tuesday and Wednesday under a purifying Virgo Moon. Thursday the 19th is a big day this week where it would be best to get your work done early because you will want to do less responsible stuff as the day goes on. This is a friendly energy for sharing during the holidays. There is a picture of the solstice chart on page 8 of the winter quarter Astromark newsletter.
That means you are going to focus your intent on some specific aspect of your life or goals in the coming three months. The emotional moon and warrior Mars are in intensely emotional Scorpio to help you tap in to the deepest levels of your being. The sun and the three planets that will be in the very rare Capricorn alignment in are moving closer now. The physical structure of your life is being rebuilt now; and on a higher level, you are being initiated into a new order.
Relationship planet Venus challenges electric Uranus, not the best morning for relationship conversations. At the same time, aggressive Mars is making a minor harmony to transforming Pluto. On a more physical level, one part of you wants to go exercise and another wants to just go out for breakfast.
Five of the ten planets we use in astrology plus dwarf planet Ceres are in Capricorn now. Although Capricorn does tend to have a dry sense of humor think former talk show host Dick Cavett who had moon, Venus and Ascendant in Capricorn , the sign represents boundaries, restrictions, certifications, rules, taxes, infrastructure and sacrificing in the short term for long term rewards. On the personal level, it is time to get serious about your priorities and goals.
There is the opportunity to renovate your life if you are willing to make lasting changes. Make friends with this energy because changes are coming to you, even if you think you are happy in your well-dug groove rut? There is help in that supportive Venus is moving through friendly Aquarius. You can find the help you need if you are willing to open to new groups, friends and organizations.
Sunday is a quiet day under a friendly Aquarius moon, but there are no planetary aspects which can have you feeling a bit detached from the world-not a bad thing! Monday afternoon has talkative Mercury making harmony to innovative Uranus, a good day to meet new people or share your inventive ideas with others. Pisces is associated with fantasy, dreams, music, romantic fantasy, meditation, spirituality, psychics, or escapist behaviors such as drugs and alcohol.
Mercury conjunct Sun. We are especially sharp, communicative, and open at this time, as our wants are aligned with our thoughts. What we say or write now has impact, for better or for worse! Venus semi-square Chiron. Blocks to intimacy are possible now as we focus on differences rather than similarities in our relationships with others.
We might have a hard time learning from one another as a result. Mercury square Jupiter. Information overload is possible today.
It is all too easy to miss or neglect important details. We may exaggerate, have a hard time putting our ideas to practical use, or overstate under this influence. This is an unfavorable transit for travel. Our ideas and plans may be too grandiose just now.
We could have a hard time convincing others of our point of view, and we could too easily jump to conclusions. There could be a lot of talk about nothing. Lack of clear mental focus, but we may make measurable progress if we can concentrate. Mercury sextile Pluto. We possess more insight and psychological understanding than usual. We are willing to look beyond the surface of things and investigate further. Perhaps more importantly, we are more patient and strategic in our decision-making. See below for day-by-day forecasts and planets in signs.
See also Transit to Transit aspects. See also: Astrology of Today — an overview of the day — Astrology Cafe. See also the new Astrology Trends Calendar that includes these daily trends overviews and other astrological events such as ingresses, stations, and lunations. With Mars sextile Neptune and semi-square Chiron today, this is a psychically open time.
However, standing up for what we believe in may not be comfortable just now, and following the crowd might seem a safer and easier choice. There can be difficulties expressing our anger or desires in a direct manner, which can lead to some challenges but possibly also some interesting detours. This is a great time for enjoying some gentle inspiration or a spiritual boost. There can be a letting go of anger or a softening of our disposition, or we may act on our intuition or pursue a dream.
The Moon is in steady Taurus all day, and its alignment with Mars can stimulate our desires. A Taurus Moon can bring us down to earth to some degree, although retrograde Mercury and Venus forming a semi-square can point to some unrest or a tendency to take disconnects a little too seriously. There can be some difficulty concentrating, lack of mental discipline, and perhaps hypersensitivity. There may be a tendency to voice complaints rather than engage in productive conversations. We are likely to be feeling sociable and a little indulgent, perhaps lacking concentration when it comes to work or mundane tasks today.