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Hot and Cold: The health implications of today’s Mars opposition Saturn alignment

Mars is hot, Saturn is cold. Both are dry. Underlying conditions may be activated and aggravated at this time. An abcess may suddenly arise in a suspect tooth, or the lower back may stiffen and limit movement. Mindful action is key. Be gentle in corrective movements. Mars activates [aggressive] acute conditions, inflammations and itis’ of … Continue reading

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Planetary Road Block Ahead!

A challenging Mars opposition Saturn planetary alignment is building to a peak over the next 48 hours, exacting at 4:54 pm Monday 29 May AEST. 25 to 26 degrees Gemini and Sagittarius are the critical degrees, but any planets at those degrees, especially in Virgo and Pisces will also be activated. Here’s an outline of … Continue reading

Astro-Update May 26
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Astro-Update May 26

“A Change Is Gonna Come” is the message of the stars as the New Moon in Gemini is born at 5:45 am Friday Morning May 26 AEST.  There are three noteworthy planetary alignments associated with this lunation. First the good news. An inspirational Grand Fire Trine comprising Saturn in Sagittarius, Uranus in Aries and the … Continue reading

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Venus opposite Jupiter

The astrological benefics, or good luck planets Venus and Jupiter aligned on Friday night (applying) and are still in orb, though separating today, Saturday May 20 AEST.  Venus represents love and pleasure and Jupiter expansion and wisdom. Enlightened hedonism or gluttony and debauchery are two possibilities as these two brightest ‘stars’ in the sky oppose … Continue reading

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Famous Taureans

A sign of great power and influence, Taurus embodies the best and the worst of humanity, from Gautama the Buddha, and twentieth century Indian Gurus Baba Muktananda and J. Krishnamurti to Adolf Hitler, Saddham Hussein, Cambodian dictator Pol Pot, and Iranian theocrat Ayatollah Khomeini. I leave the reader to rank Russian revolutionary leader Vladimir Ilych … Continue reading

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Mercury returns to Taurus

Mercury has just returned to Taurus at 2:06 pm today, May 16 AEST, where it will reside until June 7. Here’s my take on how it may express in those born with this placement. Mercury thinks slowly and methodically about tangible and practical matters in Taurus. The focus is on facts and present concerns rather … Continue reading

Varij Astro-Update May 7
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Varij Astro-Update May 7

Take a trip to Mercury, Uranus and Saturn at the speed of thought as insights snap, crackle and pop through cracks in the Cosmic Egg! (Mercury conjunct Uranus in Aries.) Be quick, capture and structure those insights in some kind of conceptual form (Saturn in Sagittarius) as they zip, zap, and zing like lightning across … Continue reading