An Aquarius Full Moon headlines the second half of August. We also have Uranus turning retrograde and the Sun entering Virgo, as well as Jupiter semi-square Chiron and 2 “Finger of God” aspect patterns!
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“Finger of God” Peaks
A “Finger of God” (formally known as a Yod) that started on 8/12 peaks today (8/16) and ends on 8/20. It features the Sun at the tip, with Neptune and Pluto on the back end. It supports several potent possibilities if you make the right adjustments.
This Yod offers powerful support for spiritual awakening, inspired creativity and operating in flow state (Neptune). It could also inspire you with ways to accrue more wealth or power (Pluto). With the Sun in Leo, this Yod offers flowing, powerful support to help you step out as a leader or entertainer.
Jupiter Semi-square Chiron
Old wounds and traumas could come up for healing as Jupiter semi-squares Chiron (27°27′ Aquarius-12°27′ Aries). (Have your shadow work tools ready!) But Jupiter’s expansion of the Wounded Healer can also amplify your abilities as a mentor and healer.
Learning and communication get a strong boost from a Mercury-Mars conjunction (12°48′ Virgo). This aspect is also great for editing and fine-tuning, since it can help you perceive details and nuances more easily.
You can step out and shine more vibrantly as the Leo Sun opposes Jupiter (27°13′ Leo-Aquarius). This is great energy for being a leader or entertainer, or just doing something physical!
Uranus turns retrograde today at 9:40 pm (14°47′ Taurus). It will take 5 months to back up 4 degrees, before turning direct again on 1/18 (10°49′ Taurus).
This is a great time to reflect on how well you embody the high side of the strangest planet. Have you fully accepted what’s unique and different about yourself? Are you sharing those parts of yourself with the world, to the greatest extent that serves highest good?
Are you following the guidance of your intuitive hits? (They come from your higher self, your most reliable source of information.) Finally, are you serving others with your special gifts and talents that you most love to use?
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Take immediate action on your intuitive hits. That’s one of the best ways I know to use a Mars-Uranus trine (14°47′ Virgo-Taurus). This harmonious aspect can also flow in fresh insights into how you can show up as a leader, warrior, entrepreneur and sexual being.
Aquarius Full Moon
A Full Moon lights up the sky at 8:02 am EDT (29°37′ Aquarius). Any Aquarius Full Moon is great for release or adjustment to embrace your authentic self and share it with the world. It’s also ideal for changes that let you follow your intuitive hits, and serve others using your special gifts and talents that you most love to use!
This Full Moon is tightly conjunct Jupiter, which is also in Aquarius. Jupiter can add luck and expansive energy to your Full Moon goals, and can help you feel joy and enthusiasm while you pursue them.
Jupiter can help you gain any specific knowledge you need for your goals, and can support you as a wisdom-giver if that’s part of your service. If your Full Moon goals involve foreign travel or influences from other cultures, Jupiter supports that too!
This Full Moon also has a tight sesquare with Vesta. This suggests that your Full Moon plans somehow benefit a larger cause beyond yourself. Finally, a loose square from the luminaries to Ceres suggests that you might experience some challenging emotional catalyst during the waning Moon. If so, the Healing Invocation in my Free Invocation Masterclass could help you heal your old traumas quickly and easily.
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The Sun enters Virgo at 5:35 pm EDT. For the next month it will be easier to focus on how you serve others. Are you doing so in a way that optimizes your talents, and fills you with joy and satisfaction? This is also a great time to focus on health, and fine-tune your systems and procedures.
This could be a great time to check out David Allen’s well-known Getting Things Done system. It’s been a tremendous help to me in keeping my personal and business life organized and optimized!
Relationship healing is a prime opportunity with Venus opposing Chiron (12°12′ Libra-Aries). If challenge arises, try a proven resource such as Nonviolent Communication to help heal any old wounds at the root of the issue. This aspect is also great for seeking or sharing wise counsel in the areas of relationship, creativity or finance.
Diplomacy, negotiation and strategy can be helpful on their own. But they can be even more effective when guided by your intuitive wisdom! You can put all this together more easily, thanks to a Neptune-Pallas Athena conjunction (22°16′ Pisces).
Finger Of God Points To Healing Opportunities
The Virgo Sun is at the tip of this narrow triangle, with Saturn and Chiron on the back end. I once again recommend my Healing Invocation, included in my Free Invocation Masterclass, as a quick and effective way to work with your shadow material.
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