The Full Moon in emotionally deep Scorpio is always an intense event. This one on April 25, 2013, at 3:57 p.m. EDT, though, takes things to another level that challenges relationships and finances. First, it's a lunar eclipse that stirs powerful feelings and signals the need to let go of old habits and expectations.
Police and hospital workers will attest that Full Moons have a reputation of being weird. Some argue that it's because the lunar light brightens the night to invite more mischief than usual. The reason, though, is clearer to astrologers who recognize that rising tides of emotion are triggered every month when the Sun opposes the Moon.
Astrologers with an ability to share their knowledge in a public way have a major responsibility. First, we need to make sure that we're sharing correct astrological information. Second, we need to interpret that information in a way that's truly reflective of the energy pattern -- to the best of our ability.
It's going to be a challenging week as we deal with power struggles at work, relationship issues around the tense Full Moon in Libra and rebelliousness all around. Remember to stay positive and roll with the punches!
In Astrology, the Full Moon signals a time each month when we are able to take a clear look at what is happening in our lives so we can decide if we need to make changes. But culturally and historically
The orderly Virgo Full Moon on February 25, 2013 is usually about tightening up systems and developing more efficiency in our lives. However, this one opposes diffusive Neptune and is in a challenging square with expansive Jupiter, which tends to produce dreams and distractions that counter the focus of this analytical sign.
Get ready to deal with information overload! The Full Moon Lunar Eclipse in loquacious Gemini on November 28 opposes the Sun in opinionated Sagittarius, and all this outgoing energy is going to get noisy.
Get ready for a very special Full Moon! Not only is the Full Moon in Pisces on August 31 about compassion and spirituality, but it's also a Blue Moon -- which only happens every, well, once in a Blue Moon.
Full Moons are dramatic events that often bring emotions to the surface. The opposition of the Moon to the Sun contrasts inner needs and external expression. Every Full Moon is a paradox as we encounter extreme positions along the same line of thought.
Eclipses are pretty major events, especially in Astrology, but that doesn't mean everyone understands the difference between a Solar Eclipse and a Lunar Eclipse -- not to mention how they affect your life.
The passionate Scorpio Full Moon on May 5 is a Super Moon -- meaning it will appear bigger and brighter in the sky than any other Full Moon in 2012! At this Scorpio Full Moon, intense experiences are what we crave, which can be a challenge to the opposing Sun in placid Taurus.
The Libra Full Moon reminds us that compromise is a key to success in relationships. Yet it opposes the willful Sun in spontaneous Aries, which is more interested in acting independently than slowing down to accommodate others.