Pisces Full Moon: Mon. Sep. 8, 2014, 9:38 pm EDT,
Sun at 16.19 Virgo, Moon at 16.19 Pisces

Pisces Full Moon: Zen Moon

pisces-zen

Pisces is a spiritual teacher, a master of disillusionment, reminding us that the happiness we experience in the external world is temporary and will eventually disappoint. Only harmony within our inner self can bring us lasting peace. This Full Moon is the perfect time to bring your inner world into a state of harmony. How? …

read the full article »»

Pisces Full Moon: The Lilies of the Field

TwoWomenWithLilies

Each year when the Full Moon falls in Pisces, we’re asked to reacquaint ourselves with the value of retreat. Work, itineraries, and striving to become better, faster, and more accomplished, dominate our consciousness while the Sun moves through diligent Virgo. But overwork can lead us down wearying and unproductive paths. Work, order, and routine can be escapes too – from the big picture, the meaning of our lives – unless we periodically pause for reflection….

read the full article »»

Celebrating this Harvest Full Moon

winter solstice1crop

It is the holy day of the Harvest Full Moon. Astrologically, the Moon is in the compassionate and selfless sign of Pisces while the Sun is in the sign of the Great Grain Goddess, Virgo. In just two weeks, the Sun will cross the equator, ushering in the Fall Equinox when the days and nights are of equal length. Time is in balance and the forces of dark and light are poised, creating a temporal threshold—a power gate.

read the full article »»

3-Minute Moon Ritual

Draw your hands to your heart. Massage this area. Feel that you have become the goddess, capable of balancing the earth and harmonizing its opposing forces. In particular you are tuned to the energies of Virgo and Pisces, signs devoted to magic, service and healing, although they approach their spiritual work from opposite directions.

read the full article »»

Ask the Oracle – September 8, 2014

Q. I have been in a waiting game for the love of my life to be released from federal prison for a non-violent, marijuana conviction. He has been sentenced to 22 years. He has filed an appeal and I would like to know how things are looking for us?

Q. I’m someone who’s pretty much constantly torn with conflicts. I had to learn many things the hard way through trial and error. Right now I’m in the middle of a transition while I approach my first Saturn Return….

read the full article »»

Dana's Blog

saltbathcrop

There is nothing more nourishing than a Full Moon in a water sign—as is the case this month, with the Full Moon in Pisces. It’s great for gardening, deep cleansing (the skin or kitchen floors), dying hair or fabric (the color soaks in more deeply), and healing (the cells of the body absorb healing potions more readily)….

read the full article »»

Virgo New Moon: Mon. Aug. 25, 2014, 10:13 a.m. EDT,
Sun and Moon at 2.19 Virgo

New Moon Call and Response: Virgo

bosschart-virgo-200x200

Virgo brings a precise, analytical, and useful energy to our September New Moons. We’re invited to survey our lives and sort what is useful from what is not—like the Virgin, separating the wheat from the chaff. If you call Virgo in, she may gift you with the humble willingness to work or an impulse to get newly organized….

read the full article »»

Virgo New Moon: What is Healing?

GreenNight

What sacred service are you ready to commit to or expand? How about committing to your own healing by giving your body more love, healthy food and exercise? Or, perhaps you’re feeling drawn to volunteer for a cause you believe in. This New Moon is perfect for beginning a new regimen or committing to whatever will help you and/or others to feel better….

read the full article »»

The Sun enters Virgo: August 22/23

Virgocrop

Virgo’s spirit is a collective one, but where you’re most moved to apply it will be personal, based on Virgo’s placement in your chart. Here’s where the Virgin’s spirit is released. In Virgo’s house, you’re reaching towards perfection—you’re called to refine something, reorganize something, dedicate yourself to meaningful work. This is not a bondage, but a joy!…

read the full article »»

3-Minute Moon Ritual

The energy of Virgo is gathering in your circle. It is discriminating, organized, and productive. Unafraid of work, Virgo breaks down big tasks into smaller more manageable steps. She is a healer. With a quiet dignity, she brings order out of chaos. Virgo is the archetypal Maiden, grounded in earth’s power, running free with elemental forces….

read the full article »»

Ask the Oracle – August 25, 2014

Q. When Pluto was squaring my natal Pluto, I packed up and moved to a place where I didn’t know a soul. After I moved I went to university, met my fiancé and felt I was headed in the right direction. I have been a registered nurse for twenty years and feel burnt out, tired, depleted from the unreal expectations and stress the job now implies. So, when I finished my year at university in 2012, I was looking for a change….

Q. I’ve been at a crossroads for many years. I had a challenging time at school and feel it has hindered my confidence ever since. I am unsure which path to take. I’ve tried various jobs, but nothing has felt right to me. Things are difficult financially and I was wondering if there is a light at the end of the tunnel. Is Saturn, the planet of limitation, at play here?

read the full article »»

Dana's Blog

fairy-banner

Mutable New Moons–which is what we’re enjoying this month in Virgo–signal that a change of season is on its way. The weather will be capricious and surprising. One day it’s summer, the next day it suddenly feels like autumn, then it’s summer again. To be in tune with Nature, we need to likewise become more versatile and changeable….

read the full article »»