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New Moon in Scorpio, Mercury Retrograde and Astrology Forecast October 27- November 2

Posted in astrology forecast, Uncategorized, Weekly WorldView and Astrology forecast with tags , , , , , on October 26, 2019 by spiritualtherapy

By Leo Knighton Tallarico

On Sunday October 27, as the Sun and Moon join together at 4+ degrees of Scorpio, we become more aware of the increasing darkness and cold surrounding us here in the Northern Hemisphere of Planet Earth.

This New Moon in Scorpio opens the way to new beginnings, to moving forward in our lives. This may be especially so with issues of passion.  It is a good time at this Scorpio New Moon, to get in touch with what gives you passion.

Without passion, life may feel dull or lifeless.  What do you love to do with all your heart and soul? Now is a good time to find out and to begin whatever it is that gives you that spark again.

This conjunction of the Sun and Moon in Scorpio suggests that the emotional intensity level is increasing, that passions are stirring inside us, that issues of power and “making it real” are becoming front and center in our lives.

To add to the intensity level, Uranus is at 4+ degrees of Taurus, almost exactly opposite that Scorpio New Moon at 4+ degrees of Scorpio.

That Uranus placement symbolizes needs to break away and liberate oneself, from being controlled or dominated or ignored.

Uranus does not need to emotionally process issues as Scorpio often likes to do. Uranus just turns, leaves, breaks free, and allows itself to get outside any boxes in the mind that keep it small, dis-empowered, and vulnerable to any predator types that may be around.

Ironically on the same day of October 27, Mars is square Saturn.

Uranus and Saturn are so different from one another. While Uranus breaks open, breaks out, and liberates; Saturn stops up, contracts, focuses on getting things accomplished, and is disciplined.

Mars square Saturn can feel like there is one foot on the accelerator while the other foot is on the brakes – very frustrating.

So while things are opening up and liberating, at the same time there may be a feeling of being stuck.

Mars is square Saturn early on Sunday the 27th. The New Moon in Scorpio opposite Uranus is at 11:39 PM EDT.

Some issues in your life now may need your patience and self control, while other issues now may motivate you to open up and break free.

Likely in relationships one is needing to break away from too much co-dependence and/or ingrained habitual behavior.

But in the arena of accomplishment and manifesting, more patience and discipline is needed.

The world out there is looking and feeling more and more dysfunctional, corrupt, and filled with venom.

In America and other places too, things seem to be falling apart.  There is little room made for connection between peoples.  There is enemy making and childish “back and forth” insults.

So many world leaders are not even trying to seem fair and and just.  They are not even trying to cover up their selfish agendas or nasty ways.

Trump is the poster boy for what I am saying.  He is not working for any higher purpose. His allegiance is apparently not for the United States or the greater world. It is for moi.  His time is passing soon, however, whether by election or impeachment.

But if you look at places like Turkey and Egypt and China for instance, dominance of their own people is the rule of behavior, not the exception. And the USA, which had been a beacon of light to many people all over the world, looks like a joke or embarrassment to so many people now.

So much is ready to fall apart on the one hand, but is being overly controlled on the other hand. Chaos versus Order is a theme that will appear more and more as we go further forward.

It is pretty easy to see how our world is on the precipice of being reordered and “redrawn”.   The Age of Aquarius is developing under the surface, developing in our hearts, souls and minds. So many all over the world are waking up, but do not know what to do yet.

So this week begins with the New Moon in Scorpio, so close to being exactly opposite Uranus.  There are big changes rolling in now, and we need to be ready to roll with them.

I witnessed so many people this last week dealing with death in their lives, with family, friends, and mostly pets.

Some are not meant to be part of this New Chapter that is about to get more real and intense now.

Later this week Mercury goes Retrograde- on the 31st at 11:41 AM. This day is Samhain, or commonly called Halloween in the pop culture world we  live in.

Samhain is the time of year when the veils between worlds is the thinnest. It is a good time to make contact with loved ones on the other side. It is a good time to go inside your feelings and soul to see what may be going on just below your surface. And it is a good time to stay aware of your dreams and write them down.

The scariest part of the 31st this year, however, is the fact that Mercury goes Retrograde that day.

Mercury retrograde often does feel like one has entered the Twilight Zone during its time in Retrograde.

Slowly during the Retrograde we notice we are starting to question what we were so certain about before. Also we start to be more aware of events and people from our past, who appear in our dreams, our waking day dreams, and truly in the flesh sometimes.

They come back so we can rewind into issues that did not find closure. Or they come back to help us better understand a current relationship or situation.

Or sometimes, though more rarely, they come back because they are wanting to be in our lives again.

Same usual advice during Mercury Retrograde: Avoid having to make big decisions or start up important new ventures during the Retrograde.

Mercury goes back Direct on November 20. Then we start getting ready for Winter Eclipse Season 2019-20.

till next week,

Leo

If you have not had a recent deep and psychologically based Astrology  reading contact me at soulus@aol.com.

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Time of Intensity and Passion and Astrology Forecast October 20-26

Posted in astrology forecast, Weekly WorldView and Astrology forecast with tags , , , , , , , , on October 19, 2019 by spiritualtherapy

By Leo Knighton Tallarico

This week shows signs of a decided downturn with a growing need to feel safe,  nurtured, at home, and peaceful.

The Moon in Cancer helps us to feel that way, especially so since that Moon in Cancer  shows us the beginning of the last quarter of this current lunar cycle, which effectively ends on October 27 at the New Moon in Scorpio.

This current cycle began at the New Moon in Libra on September 28, merely a week after Autumn Equinox, which is symbolic for a setting Sun in a darkening landscape.

And as we enter this 4th quarter of the waning, darkening Moon, we are energetically preparing ourselves for the Sun entering Scorpio on October 23, then waiting for the Moon to join that Sun in a New Moon in Scorpio on October 27 at 11:39 PM EDT

The sign Scorpio is “ruled” by Pluto, guardian of the underworld. So our experience deepens this week, opening doors into more intense feelings and emotions.

The Sun has been in Libra for the last month, and as such put us on a plateau of relative peace and contentment.

And some of you must be snickering at the phrase “peace and contentment” describing recent times. In contrast to what is coming, it was.

Since Saturn is right now widely conjunct Pluto in Capricorn, there is no escaping the feelings of sadness, grief, and/or fear for our world and our lives.

Those feelings will deepen even more starting this week, as we wait for a quite powerful  exact conjunction of Saturn and Pluto happening along with Winter Eclipse Season (2019/20 this coming December and January.

Our world is in turmoil now, and we are looking for signs of clarity and direction to light the path in front of us.

Impeachment inquiries are happening already, with more intense and dramatic moments ahead of us.

Remember it is the Military/Economic Empire that “rules the world” as major transformation to it is meant to happen.

So cracks in its foundation show themselves through difficulties with the economy, police, and military of the USA.

The Commander in Chief resides in his own little Walter Middy world, starring in his made up movie, where he is always right and heroic.

Unfortunately that “make believe” world clashes with the “real” and dangerous world all around us now.

Yet we know his presidency was meant to be, as we now see a new world developing that can give us hope.

That new world can take its first baby steps into the Age of Aquarius after the Presidential Election in November 2020.

In December 2020 Saturn makes exact conjunction with Jupiter at 0+ degrees of Aquarius, evidently symbolic of a New Age.

Jupiter/Saturn conjunctions bring us a 20 year cycle that is based on socio-cultural changes for that time period.

Jupiter/Saturn conjunctions can initiate extremely important time periods.

Every time there was a Jupiter/Saturn conjunction in the past, the USA president at the time died while still in office.

Check out Lincoln, FDR,  Kennedy, etc.

The “spell” broke in 1981 when Reagan was shot but lived through it. Jupiter/Saturn made conjunction in 1980/81.

Then Bush was president at the next Jupiter/Saturn conjunction in Taurus in 2000/2001.  No death or almost death, but 9-11 happened during Bush’s first year in office.

So we can expect vitally important events after the next Jupiter/Saturn conjunction in Aquarius on December 21, the day of the Winter Solstice.

So hang in there this approximate year before the Election and Jupiter/Saturn conjunction.

We need to clear up and clean out the old paradigm and its leaders.  If cleaning out that world and its leaders is not done with a sense of finality, we still remain, in our consciousness, in that old world. Fearing it or hating it keeps it alive.

It is what they represent that we are clearing out, so “we the people” can begin to take responsibility and stewardship of our world and lives.

The Age of Aquarius brings group consciousness to the forefront.  Kings, queens, dictators, emperors do not fit in. And the current USA president has man crushes on all the dictator/strong men of our world, like Putin.

He must be the reincarnation of King George, who was the ‘mentally touched” British king during the USA revolutionary war that paved the way for the new world of United States of America.

Maybe George is giving it another try.  He will lose again.

But more important is our return to our “better angel” values, and deep connecting with the values of the new paradigm of the Age of Aquarius.

“Skies” darken more this week for the old world energies and values. Let it go, especially inside your self.

The Scorpio New Moon on the 27th brings a coming out of more primal energies, and a letting go of Libra politeness and nicety.

This is good for sex and eating and bringing back previously suppressed passions.  But it is not so good at keeping the peace.  Scorpio does hold back sometimes, but when it opens back up can be ferocious.

This is usually a good time for processing deep seated concerns. If you keep it bottled up for too long, it hurts your body, and builds up more and more resentment.

Scorpio time is also a good time for purging most anything.  Keep in mind that some of these emotions may be filled with much venom. Jealousy, rage, betrayals, and other such emotions can be felt and expressed now.  Did I say sex can be great now too?

So this week brings us the beginning of the last quarter of the Moon’s phase on Monday the 21st.

Venus in Scorpio trines Neptune in Pisces that day also, which shows up as a woman in her sexual power, one who can also open into the many facets and faces of the Goddess.  Take in the mystery surrounding her presence.

Then the Sun goes into its month long stay in Scorpio, as we let in more darkness. Darkness can feel very safe sometimes, like being in a dark room alone or meditating into a deep space.

Then on Friday the 25th that same Scorpio Venus Goddess meets up in sextile with Pluto in Scorpio. The guardian of the underworld and Venus together can bring a deep understanding of how the current world and its leaders owe some karmic payments.

Then on Sunday the 27th is a New Moon in Scorpio. This New Moon brings us the intensity and passion we need now in order to lock into the focused energies we need.  Superficial play time is over.

Remember that Saturn and Pluto are headed for their powerful exact conjunction in January 2020, which will be a year to be long remembered.

Till next week,

Leo

If you have not had a recent deep and psychologically based Astrology  reading contact me at soulus@aol.com.

If you want a transit  reading, which tells you what n are blowing into your life and how long it lasts, contact me at soulus@aol.com.

If you want guidance on choosing good dates for weddings and other important events in your life contact me at soulus@aol.com

Couples readings and couples counseling are my specialty. contact me at soulus@aol.com for more info or to make an appointment

If you want transformational guidance with astrology readings and counseling, contact me at soulus@aol.com.

If you want astrological perspective and/or counseling for your changing life, contact soulus@aol.com

Please check out my website leoknightontallarico.com and see some old forecast videos and podcasts.

 

 

Full Moon Transformations and Astrology Forecast October 13-19

Posted in astrology forecast, Weekly WorldView and Astrology forecast with tags , , , , , on October 12, 2019 by spiritualtherapy

By Leo Knighton Tallarico

This week begins with a very powerful Full Moon in Libra/Aries that makes a very close square to Pluto; and Pluto is stronger than usual and is still moving relatively slow, because it went back Direct as recently as October 3.

So we experience the usual back and forth archetypal polarity between Aries and Libra, which  is also duality between Mars and Venus,  yang (Mars, Aries)  and yin (Venus, Libra), or male (Mars) and female (Venus).

And as it becomes a futile attempt for connection and balance between these opposites, Pluto then tends to blow it all up for a reboot.

And so many people this last week have had “on the edge” experiences- relationship breakups; deaths;  injury or illness with friends and pets;  job loss or job challenges; or needs to leave their homes soon.

This is Pluto’s influence on it all, an explosive energy intent on breaking down old ways, then providing space and time for new birth.

And this is just a transformational appetizer, as the big meal of transformation is December/January.  At that time we will be in Winter Eclipse Season with two eclipses, one of which connects with the not usual conjunction of Saturn and Pluto in Capricorn.

Out in the mainstream world, much at times feels very dark, disconnected, and hopeless.

Leadership in USA now is inconsistent, self focused, defensive, hateful, and apparently not really concerned with doing what is right and honorable. Truth and Love do not have fertile ground for growth and many people are quite frightened.

We are coming up to the “dark before the dawn” chapter of our collective lives.

The rot of the old paradigm is getting smellier and more ugly.  We need to let it go. We need to bury it.

There is no real hope in bringing back the Obama years, or the ’60s or “80s, or to more innocent times gone by.

Bu we are quite able to enter a new and different consciousness frequency, one connected to the Age of Aquarius, Truth and Love, Diversity Within Unity.

But each of us needs to let go of our being locked up in our heads, of our needs to be in control all the time, of our fears running our lives and making our decisions.

At the same time as our mainstream world feels like it is being sucked into some black hole of ego despair,  I can feel more connections and Love all around, and much more ability to find Truth within the trickster deflections.

In the human collective there are lower and higher frequencies to be immersed into. The lower ego frequency is what much of the mainstream world revolves around.  The higher frequency of the divine God/Goddess realms is where those who are evolving can better connect with.

But ultimately it is the marriage between the two that takes us forward in our evolution. And Chiron is the bridge between the two realms.

We must feel our human feelings and hear our ego’s fears, but they cannot be in charge.  Running the show needs to be left in the loving hands of our Higher Self, our Heart and Soul, our connection to Spirit.

On Sunday the 13th at the Full Moon in Aries at 5:08 PM EDT, with Pluto exactly squaring that Moon and Jupiter exactly trining that Moon, there  are differing energies trying to connect with one another. Some wanting to fly up higher, some wanting the depths below.

Best bet is to let go of control, of our controlling minds, and surrender to the vast waters of outer space, to the Love and Truth that move through the veins of the Universe and into you and me.

Meditate, get lost in nature or music or loving connections with your soul family.

On Monday October 14 the Sun squares Pluto, which means that the prince of the dark underground Pluto wants to connect with the shining hope of the Sun in balanced Libra.

So Pluto will carry the shining Sun into the underground lair of Pluto.  One of Pluto’s faces is Kali, and she always desires to carry inflated ego heads into her inner dungeon of atonement, which is at-one-ment.

Down there on her shelves are the heads of those who were filled with hubris, like Nixon and Clinton.

She has an empty space waiting for the Donald. It will not be too much longer before he arrives, by hook or crook as they say- by impeachment or election loss.

But we must all learn our lessons through all of this. We Americans have created this.  When the highest priorities of a culture are materialistic, with such strong needs for fame and fortune, it creates Donalds as out-growths of those priorities.

So we are cleaning up and purging our old ways that are so divorced from our “better angels”.

Each of us needs purpose in our lives, each of us has a function within the larger community.  This is Age of Aquarius consciousness, a social consciousness.

Climate Change is recognized in our social consciousness, in our desires to care for the future of the human family here on Earth.

Paying attention to our material needs is important too, as it reflects our reality right now.

But it does not need to be our highest priority. Saving our world and future is our highest priority. Within that paradigm, we learn to survive and thrive on the material plane too. It is not black or white.

So we are then spiritual beings living in a material world, needing material support to hold our higher values and to help manifest those values into solid structures on Earth.

We are not instead material beings searching for spiritual support and meaning, so we can keep our more base values in control of our existence.

As we are experiencing now, all is rapidly changing- death of the old is coming in more forcibly and frequently.

So let any chains on your legs be released. It is time to break free of anything holding you back from your authenticity and from your higher values.  As you choose to move forward now, assistance will be there for you, from other planes of existence if needed.

And yes we can feel the breath of beings from somewhere else disclosing their existence on this plane of reality.

We are meeting them half way between our usual frequencies and theirs.

Stop giving the Donald so much attention and power.  Concentrate on your higher values, your function and purpose, on your heart desires.  We cannot let our demons run our minds and hearts with fear and hopelessness.

Till next week,

Leo

If you have not had a recent deep and psychologically based Astrology  reading contact me at soulus@aol.com.

If you want a transit  reading, which tells you what n are blowing into your life and how long it lasts, contact me at soulus@aol.com.

If you want guidance on choosing good dates for weddings and other important events in your life contact me at soulus@aol.com

Couples readings and couples counseling are my specialty. contact me at soulus@aol.com for more info or to make an appointment

If you want transformational guidance with astrology readings and counseling, contact me at soulus@aol.com.

If you want astrological perspective and/or counseling for your changing life, contact soulus@aol.com

Please check out my website leoknightontallarico.com and see some old forecast videos and podcasts.

 

 

 

 

Strong Full Moon in Aries and Astrology Forecast October 6-12

Posted in astrology forecast, Weekly WorldView and Astrology forecast with tags , , , , , , , , , on October 5, 2019 by spiritualtherapy

By Leo Knighton Tallarico

Is that light we seem to be seeing at the end of the tunnel real or the result of tampering? Knowing what is real or not real is not as easy to ascertain as it used to be.

Are the facts we are presented real or made up?

Who is telling the truth and who is not?

With the ability to alter a picture or a film, is what one is seeing real or not?

Listen to news show and hear the spin that news commentators use to persuade you, not inform you.

These are the tools that the old age and paradigm “use” to keep consciousness confused and stuck.

“Stuck and confused” is somewhat similar to “divide and conquer’ as both conditions dis-empower, break apart, and leave people feeling separate, weaker and more vulnerable to bullying and power abuses.

Therefore coming together as confident participants in a new global community paradigm has big challenges.

If this sounds like paranoid ravings about a deep state or some other projected enemy, that is not my perception or intention.

This is all happening inside our human collective consciousness, in my estimation not from some horrible enemy from the material world.  The horrible enemies result from our soul struggles.

The old paradigm does not let go voluntarily.  The new paradigm is not embraced so easily. We battle with ourselves.

Our ego self is used to running the show, and it certainly runs the old paradigm.

The “Authentic Higher Self” is guided by Soul and attached to the Universe and its natural cycles, energies, and patterns.

We have been taking some time to acknowledge, try on, and accept this new paradigm and each of our purposes’ within it.

We have decisions to make, directions to take, and most importantly commitments to adhere to.

Prior to the next Mercury Retrograde it would be beneficial to know where we are going, when we go, and how to we do what we need to do.

Mercury goes Retrograde on October 31 (Samhain/Halloween), and does not go back Direct until November 20. Two days later on November 22, the Sun goes into free spirited Sagittarius.

Then on the 26th there is a New Moon in adventurous Sagittarius, followed by mystical Neptune going Direct on November 27.

Then in mid December, Winter Eclipse Season 2019/2020 begins. The highlight of that eclipse season is a very powerful Saturn conjunct Pluto in Capricorn exact conjunction on January 12, 2020.

That conjunction is two days after a Full Moon Lunar Eclipse in Cancer.  And that Lunar Eclipse is just two weeks after a Solar Eclipse New Moon in Capricorn on Christmas Day 2019.

Time has been marching forward since Saturn went Direct on September 18, and deep transformation has been revving up its engines since Pluto went direct last week October 2.

That means that Saturn and Pluto now are going straight forward, without interruption, toward their date with destiny on January 12 2020.

You can easily see how much is already being shaken up in our world on the way to that conjunction.

Collective sanity is being eclipsed by a world that is falling apart at the seams, and yet pretending all is as it should be, and that the pendulum will swing back in the other direction before too long.  Sanity and decency will return and all will be normal again.

The old normal is forever gone. The pendulum is becoming obsolete and broken now.

We are starting up a New Chapter in a New Paradigm.

And with Pluto and Saturn starting their Direct route together toward their 2020 conjunction, we can concentrate on our own transformational journey.

This week begins with the 2nd quarter of the Moon’s phase, with the Moon in Capricorn on October 5.

Then on October 7, Mercury in Scorpio opposes Uranus in Taurus.  It is wake up time, no more time for slumber, little time left for sitting on the fence of indecision.

Our main choice now is in who will lead you now? Is it your ego or your higher Self?

We need commitments now, no more wishy-washy.  Choosing the Higher Self seems more risky as the ego’s semblance of being in control feels more secure than the kind of surrender that the Soul requires.

Higher Self does not require figuring it out by straining our left brains.  Higher Self prefers being part of natural unfolding by following the “yellow brick road”, so to speak.

There is a trust and faith required in letting go and allowing natural Universal cycles and symbols to guide us.

And with a big turning point ahead of us next Eclipse Season this coming December and January, we need to experience maintenance of our inner hearts and souls.

On Tuesday October 8 this week, Venus goes into Scorpio, causing our relationships to get more real, to be expressing from a deeper soul passion.  If any of your relationships have been stagnant or forced to be merely pleasant, holding back truths, they will “get down” now into more intensity and depth.

Mars in Libra opposes Chiron in Aries on the 8th also.  This is another sign that needs to keep the peace are challenged by energies of power and force.

That same theme plays out at the Full Moon in Aries (Sun in Libra) on Sunday the 13th.  That Full Moon is at the same cardinal sign 20+degrees- this time in Aries.  Pluto changed directions at 20+ degrees of cardinal sign Capricorn last week.

If you have any planets in Aries, Libra, Cancer, or Capricorn, at between 17 and 23 degrees, your life is moving through a turning point of some kind around this Full Moon in Aries.

And Pluto is closely connected inside this Full Moon in Aries, as it is still at 20+ degrees of Capricorn, very closely square the 20+ degree Full Moon in Aries.

You are being pushed off the fence of indecision.  Time to choose. Resistance causes pain and suffering.

Higher Self or Ego Self? You are choosing your own destiny. This is not about killing the ego! It is about putting the ego in its place.

That place is as a subordinate to your Higher Self, which is connected to All.  You may not feel as much in control that way, but you will feel more aligned, lighter, free, and expressing your authentic Self.

Out in the mainstream ego controlled world, culture war ramps up with the impeachment process.  And watch out for Israel and the Middle East.  China and North Korea versus the USA will take a new turn soon also.

And you have to know that the Stock Market and Economy are in danger of a significant crash soon, very likely sometime this Autumn or Winter.

The Saturn/Pluto conjunction in January promises a destruction of old world ego dominance.

The primaries for Democrat candidate for President of the USA will be intensifying greatly, as we get closer to the first caucus in Iowa in February.

My beginning steps at predicting the Democrat’s candidate for President have begun. A quick look at the candidates showed me Warren, Mayor Pete, and Harris as having the charts most aligned for winning the nomination. I will continue to analyze, and hope to give you a final prediction in the next few weeks.

I also will examine more closely charts of countries and world leaders, so we can get a feel for what may happen around the globe in the next few months.

In the meantime keep feeding the knowing that all is divinely guided. We are in transition between Ages. December 2020 is a major turning point into the Age of Aquarius.  Synchronistically, the USA Presidential election is a mere month prior.

This week contains a very strong and important Full Moon in Aries with Pluto prominent. Trust the Process.

Till next week

Leo

If you have not had a recent deep and psychologically based Astrology  reading contact me at soulus@aol.com.

If you want a transit  reading, which tells you what n are blowing into your life and how long it lasts, contact me at soulus@aol.com.

If you want guidance on choosing good dates for weddings and other important events in your life contact me at soulus@aol.com

Couples readings and couples counseling are my specialty. contact me at soulus@aol.com for more info or to make an appointment

If you want transformational guidance with astrology readings and counseling, contact me at soulus@aol.com.

If you want astrological perspective and/or counseling for your changing life, contact soulus@aol.com

Please check out my website leoknightontallarico.com and see some old forecast videos and podcasts.