Weighing our Choices

JULY - AUGUST 2020 LUNAR CYCLE  By Heather Ensworth Today, on July 20, 2020, we begin a new lunar cycle with the New Moon at 28 degrees of Cancer (in the tropical zodiac).  The meaning of this degree in the Sabian symbols (for each degree of the zodiac) is about weighing alternatives, making choices.     What we choose and [...]

Creativity arising from a time of Chaos

JUNE - JULY 2020 LUNAR CYCLE  By Heather Ensworth   written by Heather Ensworth   On June 20th, we celebrate the time of the summer solstice, the day of the longest light and shortest night, and then on June 21st, we honor the new Moon and solar eclipse.  This will be an annular solar eclipse that will be visible [...]

Weighing our Choices

LUNAR CYCLE - JULY - AUGUST 2020 By Heather Ensworth   Today, on July 20, 2020, we begin a new lunar cycle with the New Moon at 28 degrees of Cancer (in the tropical zodiac).  The meaning of this degree in the Sabian symbols (for each degree of the zodiac) is about weighing alternatives, making choices.     What we [...]

Birthing New Ways of Being

MAY - JUNE 2020 LUNAR CYCLE  By Heather Ensworth   written by Heather Ensworth   Today, we begin a new lunar cycle with the Sun and New Moon in the stars of Taurus near the Pleiades.  In Hermetic and other spiritual traditions, the Pleiades are thought to be a source of higher consciousness and of the wisdom of the [...]

Unity in the Midst of Diversity

APRIL - MAY 2020 LUNAR CYCLE  By Heather Ensworth On April 22nd, we begin a new lunar cycle with the Sun and Moon conjunct Uranus and with Mercury close by in the stars of Pisces.  The Sun and Moon are in the"sacred knot" near the star Al Risha where the cords come together that hold the tails of the [...]

The Living Waters of Wisdom

FEBRUARY - MARCH 2020 LUNAR CYCLE  By Heather Ensworth On February 23rd, we begin a new lunar cycle with the Sun, Moon, Mercury and Neptune all in the stars of Aquarius in the sky.* Aquarius is the Water-Bearer pouring the jar of the living waters of wisdom towards the Earth.  We are entering into the Age of Aquarius, which [...]

The Dance of Light in the Darkness

DECEMBER 2019 - JANUARY 2020 LUNAR CYCLE  By Heather Ensworth A few days ago (on December 21st), we experienced the sacred time of winter solstice here in the northern hemisphere.  This is the time of the longest night and signals the gradual return of the light.  It reminds us of the dance of light and darkness on our Earth [...]

Transformation and Transmutation

DECEMBER LUNAR CYCLE 2019 By Heather Ensworth On November 26, 2019, we begin a new lunar cycle.  We are entering more deeply into the dark time of the year here in the northern hemisphere. Our new Moon is in the sky (conjunct the Sun) in the stars of Scorpius, the Scorpion.  Ancient cultures saw this constellation as the portal [...]

Diving Deep

NOVEMBER LUNAR CYCLE 2019 By Heather Ensworth   Our new lunar cycle begins on October 27th (11:38 pm EDT) as the New Moon and Sun lie between the constellations of Virgo and Libra.  They are in a liminal space, not really in one constellation or the other.  In the tropical zodiac, the New Moon and Sun carry the energy [...]

Coming into Balance

OCTOBER LUNAR CYCLE 2019 By Heather Ensworth   Five days after the fall equinox, when the hours of the day and night are equal, we move into a new lunar cycle on September 28th.  This new Moon is in the sign of Libra along with the Sun, Venus and Mercury.  Libra is the sign that symbolizes being in balance.  The [...]

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