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Mercury Retrograde and Astrology Forecast February 16-22.

Posted in astrology forecast, Uncategorized, Weekly WorldView and Astrology forecast with tags , , , , , , on February 16, 2020 by spiritualtherapy

By Leo Knighton Tallarico

We are entering a more inward phase of our Soul’s journey this week.

The 4th quarter of the lunar cycle begins in Scorpio today,  February 15,  at 5:17 PM EST.  We stay in this darkening of the Moon until February 23 at the New Moon in Pisces.

The theme of inward journeying continues with Mercury going Retrograde on Sunday the 16th.

As usual, Mercury Retrograde resets our mental functioning.  Logical, analytical thinking is more apt to hit dead ends of “glass half empty” skepticism.

This Mercury Retrograde resetting does often get us to question what has previously been chosen or decided.  That questioning should not be taken totally seriously until Mercury has gone back Direct for several days.

Questioning can be helpful because during that process we may be more moved to cross our ‘t’s and dot our ‘i’s. And to healthily doubt.  Just remember this is Mercury Retrograde time, and finding our Truth is important; but we cannot find it by left brain logic alone.

It is important during the Retrograde time to reintegrate our other tools to finding Truth: Intuition; reading signs from the Universe; dream interpreting; talking with others; etc.

Finding Truth often is about letting the process unfold, knowing in due time all is revealed.  Mercury goes back Direct again on March 10, the same day as the next full moon, the Virgo Full Moon.

During the Mercury Retro period February 16- March 10, we likely encounter people from our past coming back to us.  This may happen in dreams, waking memories, or “in the flesh” meetings.   These encounters may help us understand something or someone in our current life, or give us perspective and insight into our Soul’s needs or intentions.

Adding to the inward turn of consciousness, the Sun goes into Pisces this Tuesday the 18th.

As the Sun moves out of Aquarius and into Pisces, we feel the shift into pure consciousness, beyond mere logical thought.

When one meditates deeply, the mind lets go of its chatter, and we experience “Being”.  There is no need to figure it out or fix it or accomplish anything.

So many of us have felt we are only of value when we are doing, accomplishing, getting things done, etc.

Being comfortable just “being” is a prerequisite for feeling nurtured, safe, and cared for.

We become more vulnerable, yet empowered at the same time.  Some people have not felt the comfort of just “Being” since they were a baby or very young child.

So the Sun being in Pisces, starting on the 18th, has the “intention” of bringing us more into our souls. The water signs are all about soul, most especially Pisces. Of the three water signs:  Cancer, Scorpio, Pisces; Pisces is arguably more about inner-directed Soul travel than the others. This is partly a result of Pisces being less interested in the material world than the other two.

At its best it has us travelling in alternative dimensions, in pure soul travel.

So this week we are in a darkening of the Moon, Mercury Retrograde, and Sun in inner directed Pisces.

It is not a time for pushing forward, for pushing an agenda, for serious mental work.

It is time to process, to feel, to dream, to imagine, to be in your heart and soul, to care, to empathize, to “Be”.

This inward journeying is most important until March 19 at the Spring Equinox in Aries, or even more so at the Aries New Moon on March 24.  And then on April 4 is the powerful Jupiter conjunct Pluto in Capricorn, which will thrust us forward into action forward.

There is much to process now, after all the shifts, energies, and important events in our personal lives and world since the beginning of 2020 and the Eclipse Season then.

Trump went through Impeachment process; Iran and USA went to the brink of war; Democrat presidential debates and primaries; warnings of potential war in Middle East; Coronavirus fears; and stock market volatility.

It has gotten pretty obvious that our world as it has been in the old Paradigm, is on the verge of falling apart.  There will be great attempts to put band-aids on serious potential breakdowns, especially with the stock market and economy.

Reason for this is because if stock market and economy go down, you can count on current administration not being re-elected.  Economy can be somewhat manipulated to keep afloat with “money being printed” so to speak.

But Nature, and the planets and Astrology are part of that Nature, wins out in the end.

We have learned how to put death “on hold” with machines that keep us technically alive on life support systems.  But death cannot be denied for long.

And the Age of Pisces Old Paradigm is on life support systems now.  But there is a New Paradigm Age of Aquarius with Love and Truth leading the way.

The dark of Death and light of Birth are always moving through our reality here on Earth.  And that duality is especially powerful during these current times, as we are in transition between two Ages, each of 2,160 years.

With that Big Picture as our guide, we know that our trying to keep everything under our  ego’s control is a joke.  Our Higher Soul Self is connected to the Universe and from there we co-create Reality within the laws and destinies of that Universe.

This week we begin almost 6 weeks of pause for inner reflection.  This inner reflection time period will help us all to get back to our Soul Centers.

The challenge of Mercury Retrograde is allowing greater Mind to do its magic outside of our ego’s need to control the thinking process.

Trust the process and all will work out as it needs to-

Till next week,

Leo

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Shifting Tides and Astrology Forecast November 17-23.

Posted in astrology forecast, Uncategorized, Weekly WorldView and Astrology forecast with tags , , , , , , , , , on November 16, 2019 by spiritualtherapy

By Leo Knighton Tallarico

Shifting winds this week, with many notable planetary movements.

As the week begins, Mercury is still retrograde, and the Moon is in its darkening phase.

On Tuesday the 19th energies and people intensify, as Mars moves out of “together” and balanced Libra and into instinctual and powerful Scorpio.

Then on Wednesday the 20th, there is some mental relief as Mercury finally goes back Direct!

And the light begins to show itself through the cracks in our fears, as the Sun moves into expansive and uplifting Sagittarius.

The next week on the 26th, there is the light of inspiration pouring in with the New Moon in Sagittarius a day before other-worldly Neptune shifts back to Direct.

Around that time, the first breezes of a new Eclipse Season blow into our collective consciousness and our lives.

The actual first eclipse this “season” is on Christmas Day December 25, a Solar Eclipse New Moon in Capricorn.

As we have alerted everyone, this should be a very powerful and important Eclipse Season for personal and global life.

The changes internally and externally are to transform us to be more aligned with the energies and meaning of the new paradigm from the Age of Aquarius.

Impeachment events; an economy in the danger zone of a dream-world bubble;  war cries from the Middle East; and increased enemy making of China and Russia; our world is on the precipice of enormous transformational changes.

The old Paradigm is so obviously in decay. Its fuel is fear, greed, power abuses and separateness.

The old Paradigm is run with materialism as its guiding star, not truly believing that all the dots in the Universe are connected by higher meaning and love.

Eventually any who give up the notion that we can live in a world guided by the stars of Truth and Love, will go from skepticism to cynicism as time goes by.

And that cynicism breeds corruption, power abuses, greed, and hatreds, as the lights dim before totally going out.

And when grave life difficulties begin to take over, as they are now in the greater world and many personal lives, many people have breaking points into hopelessness and despair.

They stop believing in the god(s) they used to believe in, feel abandoned by them,  and fall into the trap of being a hateful and non-trusting self identified victim.

For many this is their “dark night of the soul”.  For others, hope, trust, and faith just permanently leave.

Our whole world is entering such a Soul and Spiritual challenge.

The old paradigm, governed by materialism, is in its death throes. As it dies, so do hopes for great wealth and privilege. And for many this ends up in cynicism, because the rewards for  playing by the old paradigm’s rules no longer bring the promised rewards.

People losing jobs or relationships can bring many to mental hopelessness.

This is when  transformation shows up.   Some believe in its promises and change their lives accordingly.  Others eventually give up as they cannot give up the old dreams of what was promised as a better life.

The new world promises deeper connections, greater authenticity, a meaningful life, a sense of purpose, Love, community, inner peace, real Truth, connection to soul and spirit,  self love, healing,  a knowing that All is connected on this sacred Earth that resides in this wondrous and magic filled Universe.

What is here now and coming soon will challenge our human family to evolve faster and further than it has previously in our current lifetime.

This week Mars goes into Scorpio on Tuesday the 19th.  This stokes our instinctual desire nature into more passion.   It motivates us to go deeper and see truth we may have previously avoided. It opens us to share our secrets or secret desires. It takes us off the fence of indecision, especially so after Mercury goes back Direct later this week.

Mars in Scorpio will also push some to give up peace efforts and instead to go full force.  This means more chance for war for those leaders still controlled by the old paradigm.

Mars stays in Scorpio until January 3 2020 when it goes into Sagittarius.

Mercury goes Direct on Wednesday November 20 at 2:12 PM EDT. There should be a sense of relief as issues begin to clarify and direction begins to show itself.  But full clarity may not appear for a week to 10 days after.

And on Friday November 22, the Sun moves out of the depths of Pluto-guided Scorpio and into the heights of Jupiter-guided Sagittarius.

Energies seek to rise upwards in your body too, into heart, throat, third eye. and crown chakras.

New inspiration seeks expression; answers appear where only questions used to be; higher meaning is sought; adventures become more attractive; intuition gets stronger; the glass of life  begins feeling more half full again.

Be careful, however, not to leap before you look.  Sometimes, after feeling kinda depressed, we can get carried away by renewed feelings of hope.

Remember that even though Mercury has gone back Direct, the Moon is in its last quarter phase getting darker and darker until the New Moon in Sagittarius on  November 26.

And the Sun is showing less light as it moves closer and closer to Winter Solstice on December 21, just 4 days before the Solar Eclipse New Moon in Capricorn.

So the increasing darkness, even as the Sun goes into Sagittarius, should make us somewhat cautious still. At this time of year there is both a feeling of joy and upliftment (Sagittarius and holidays) and darkening feelings connected to Winter Solstice.

The coming eclipses and planetary movements promise important shifts of energy patterns, and a releasing of stuck and blocked energies.  Endings could be quite dramatic, even as the seeds of a soon to to be flying Phoenix are planted.

There may be a tarot Tower Card on the world’s horizon, bringing down structures that  represent the old world paradigm.

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.

 

Riding the Roller Coaster and Astrology Forecast November 25- December 1.

Posted in astrology forecast, Uncategorized, Weekly WorldView and Astrology forecast with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on November 24, 2018 by spiritualtherapy

By Leo Knighton Tallarico

The recent Full Moon in Gemini and Venus being Retrograde are in our rear view mirrors now.

So now we are in the waning half of the lunar cycle, and we still have Mercury in Retrograde motion.

Later on in early December, on the day of the New Moon in Sagittarius, Mercury will also go Direct that day:  December 6. That day also represents the first winds of change for Eclipse Season 2019 blowing in.

So on December 6 there will be a strong feeling of moving forward.

From now till then, we are moving kinda downward and inward in anticipation and preparation for that important movement forward after the 6th.

For the last few months we have been confronting and attempting to resolve and heal various relationships and relationship patterns.

This has been and is essential, as working out these relationship patterns is helping to build the foundation of our New Chapter of life more fully and strongly.

No one wants too much heavy baggage to carry as we travel more fully into this New Chapter.

Some have gone back into childhood wounds and issues, or even past life relationship issues in order to work through the inner demons of relating that keep us stuck.

Letting go of the past relationship baggage means we need to let go of the old stories and dramas in our heads and hearts.

For instance, if you are telling yourself that nothing ever works out for you in relationships,  you need to confront that story inside yourself.

If you have told yourself that all men are selfish or that all women are conniving, for instance, then that will limit your ability to draw in men or women who are good for you.

And you know sometimes it is so difficult to let go of these stories, as we apparently have much proof from the past that will prove our point.

But this is the chicken that came before the egg, as believing something will tend to make it happen.

But regardless of which came first, the negative event or the negative belief, confronting the belief will serve you well.

Maybe a large part of the true reason no relationship has ever worked for you before is that you do not really like or respect yourself.  This can be worked on and resolved or healed sufficiently to help you let go of the story and attract better relationships.

So now, with Mercury still Retrograde, Venus not yet back to “normal”, and the lunar cycle in its darkening phase; we still are pausing and maybe rewinding our life memories in order to build healthier more functional relationships and lives.

Remember also that Jupiter is now in expansive, progressive, inspiring,  uplifting, and adventurous Sagittarius.

For the next year, while Jupiter stays in Sagittarius, you will have more ability to see things from a wider perspective, and more help in finding meaning or resolution for issues that have previously held you back.

And also remember that in January 2019 we will experience 2 more powerful eclipses, eclipses that are meant to help us break out of stuck places in our minds, hearts, and lives.

And this weekend, going into Monday/Tuesday, we will feel things opening up more as the Sun makes exact conjunction with Jupiter in Sagittarius on the 26th.

For many this will translate into desires for expansiveness, freedom, and/or travel and adventure.

Just keep in mind that Mercury is still Retrograde, so it is best not to be too impulsive or to jump to conclusions too quickly. That is one of the “side-effects” of the rising of spirit from Jupiter and Sagittarius.

Best now to process our thoughts and emotions, to find higher meaning for our lives,  and to get more in touch with what inspires us.

You can think more about final decisions, or taking action after the 6th or December, and probably not till after early January.

We enter the 4th and last quarter of the lunar cycle on Thursday the 29th, with the Moon in Virgo and Sun in Sagittarius.

We will receive a dose of sobering reality to counter any ideas or plans that are over inflated, grandiose, or in some cases just too positive.

Sag has a tendency to see the “glass as half full”, while Virgo has a tendency to see the “glass as half empty”. Truth lies somewhere in between.

On Friday the 30th, Venus in Libra will oppose Uranus in Aries. 

The days surrounding this planetary event will bring to some a breakthrough or awakening around relationships that have previously felt stuck. For others it will be a breaking away or freeing from an old relationship pattern or even liberation from a person.

Venus is no longer Retrograde, but it still has not gone back to where it started in Retrograde, which is a significant fact. It will be back to that place on December 17, completing that Venus cycle and completing the investigation and repairing of relationship.

Remember this can be a romantic relationship but also can be a family one, or friendship, or work related relationship.

In the greater world now, everything is certainly way out of healthy balance. So much is shaking up and breaking down. As we have been letting you know would happen, the stock market has been going down.

Saturn in Capricorn has been opposing the USA natal Venus and Jupiter in Cancer. And Uranus has been squaring the USA natal Pluto in Capricorn in its 2nd house (money, comfort, and security).

Eclipse Season will bring that same transiting Saturn to oppose the USA natal Sun in Cancer, while a Solar Eclipse New Moon in Capricorn will also oppose the USA Sun in Cancer.

Saturn and Capricorn are not expansive. They contract and limit. They represent gravity and hence bringing down to Earth.

This will mean more stock market downfall, though it may have a short up-lift as part of the process.

Our economy is transforming. Eventually, and hopefully there will be a good balance between capitalism and socialism as the result.

And Trump will face more slings and arrows thrown his way, especially by Mueller who heads the investigations of Trump.

And combative issues with Iran, Russia, Syria, China, and North Korea will soon expand also.

Cries for solutions for Climate Change will get louder and louder now also.

All is part of the enormous transformation of the country and world. Uncontrolled fear and panic are our only real enemies.

We are in certain movement toward the Age of Aquarius; and this current transition into a New Chapter of our collective and personal lives leads us into that New Age, which will begin with baby steps in the 2020’s, pretty much after the next presidential election.

Keep the faith, keep fighting for what you believe in, be aligned with the natural energies, frequencies and cycles of  the Universe, and keep your center and integrity during this roller coaster ride of our lives now.

Till next week,

Leo

 

 

 

Enter the Mystery and Astrology Forecast October 28- November 3.

Posted in astrology forecast, Uncategorized, Weekly WorldView and Astrology forecast with tags , , , , , , , , on October 27, 2018 by spiritualtherapy

By Leo Knighton Tallarico

This week is rather slow,  astrologically speaking.   There are no major planetary movements or motivators.   

Nevertheless, the pull downward and inward is powerful this week. The vast majority of planets are in yin signs: Water and Earth.

The 4th and last quarter of the current lunar cycle begins on Wednesday October 31st, adding to the downward theme.  Of course this means that the Moon is dimming in light more every day, until the turning point back to increasing light at the New Moon in Scorpio next week on November 7.

When the 4th quarter begins on October 31, we will be into Halloween that day.

More meaningfully October 31 is Samhain, a day honored as sacred by humans for many decades before our current time period.

Samhain is approximately half way between Autumn Equinox and Winter Solstice so is a yearly turning point to greater darkness and inward turning.

It is also recognized as a time when the veils between worlds is the thinnest.

To some that means that souls “on the other side” of the veil, are more easily contacted.  Spirits of the deceased are said to be more available to connect with then.

So Halloween’s ghosts and goblins and scary costumes are the modern answer to the sacred time of Samhain.

This is Sun in Scorpio time of year too, and Scorpio is ruled by the planet Pluto, known as the Guardian of the Underworld.

So the pull inward and yin-ward is strong this week, further enhanced by the Moon dimming its light as it passes through the last quarter of its cycle.

The Moon has a 28-29 day cycle, similar to a woman’s menstrual cycle, giving women an intimate connection with the Moon.

And Venus, another planetary representative of the Feminine, is still Retrograde in Scorpio, keeping it in the spotlight of our consciousness.

Overall this week, it is not a good time for goal orientation, or for focus on agenda or outer success.

It is much more a time for soul care, for deep feelings, inner healing, relationship care, inner insights, and nurturing for those in need.

Next week, after November 7, is the time for new beginnings at the New Moon in Scorpio. And on November 8 Jupiter leaves its year long journey in primal Scorpio.  It enters light inducing Sagittarius that day, where it will stay for a year

Interestingly, the day before the New Moon in Scorpio and two days before Jupiter enters Sagittarius, we have an important Election Day on November 6.

As we get closer to that Election Day, the current American civil war brought us mailings of pipe bombs this last week.

These mailings were sent to Democrats who have shown their opposition to President Trump.  As of this writing, a Trump supporting Florida man has been captured as a prime suspect in these crimes.

Election Day next week will bring a climax to recent confrontations between opposing political factions in the USA.

The New Moon in Scorpio the next day will show us whether Trump and the Republicans will keep the power structure as is, or whether Democrats can gain more power in the House and/or Senate.

The direction of the country will be more clear by the New Moon next week.

And of course the stock market and economy have been travelling downward lately.  We let you know in earlier writings that the Saturn transit to the USA natal Venus and Jupiter (which is happening now) would bring a downfall of stocks and the economy as a whole.

There is no escaping the dark part of the country’s transformation now.   Everything is being set up for America’s fall before its rise again as a more equal member of the world community.

We are moving toward an Age of Aquarius, which will open its portal in December 2020. Of course the world and country will not be all filled with love and light all of a sudden, but nevertheless the turning point will have been experienced.  Signs of the new world will be more evident.

And of course the next Presidential Election is a month before – in November 2020, so its results will show us some evidence that we are headed in the right direction forward.

So many people lately are showing signs of depression concerning Climate Change, feeling no hope of a good result.

No savior is coming to change direction for us.

We do have the ability I believe to come together as a human community to bring hope back into our minds, hearts, and souls.

And not just about Climate Change.    We also will bring back hope for our world in so many ways.

Love and Truth are waiting at the door for us as a collective to open to them.  That will bring us to where we need to be in our evolution as a species. That will also bring us to healing our Earth and its environment.

Spiritually speaking it is not as important to know how all will happen. It is of paramount importance to find the connections; to connect to Source; to connect to the knowing of how we are all one family, no matter what skin, nation, sexual agenda, religion, etc.

All the dots are connected in the Universe, not randomly placed.  Only our ignorance of that fact will separate us from the connections.

Allow yourself to surrender to the Oneness, including the Oneness inside of you.   That is what will bring us to where we belong, to what will heal us and help us to evolve.

Resist the temptation to complicate everything or make it all too difficult.  Love will bring us and All together. Truth will keep us sane and sound and real.  All needed will come from there.

This week we have the Yin-ward journey down into the Earth and Soul, into deeper connection with our lower chakras and middle eye.  That happens with the Scorpio influence; almost all planets in Earth and Water; and the light dimming from the last quarter Moon.

Some light of inspiration will emerge, however, as Mercury goes into Sagittarius on the 30th.

Then on the 31st with sacred soul insightful Samhain, we also experience Retrograde Venus opposing Uranus. 

That will bring some kind of shift or turning point in relationships mid week.  We are working on changing relationship patterns with Venus being Retrograde, and this week will bring some awakening on the matter.

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 changes 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

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 relationship, please write to me at soulus@aol.com.

Visit leoknightontallarico.com for more info or go see spiritualrenaissance.com.

 

Making it Real and Astrology Forecast January 7-13

Posted in astrology forecast, Weekly WorldView and Astrology forecast with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on January 6, 2018 by spiritualtherapy

By Leo Knighton Tallarico

This last week was meant to be a wake-up call (Uranus Direct) that motivates us to get  outside old boxes in our minds, hearts, and lives. 

In so doing, we release that which has blocked our way, and we are then liberated from the chains of old beliefs, decaying patterns, and crusty habits of living and expressing.

We are getting ready to make the needed changes that will help us to lead our lives in a more aligned and authentic way.  It is time for “out with the old,  get ready for the new.”

2018 has just begun, and will take us further forward on a ride of transition between the old and new- in our personal lives and in our global lives.

This week the intensity amps up and seriousness gets stronger.  That which is frivolous, superficial, or light and airy will have little space in our life rooms for expression.

It might be needed and would be appreciated, but it is not what we are being presented with energetically this week.

On Saturday eve Mars conjuncts Jupiter in Scorpio, which increases intensity and emotional volatility.   That intensity and seriousness will extend into Sunday and all through next week, as Sun and Venus in Capricorn make sextile to Jupiter in Scorpio; Mars in Scorpio makes sextile to Pluto in Capricorn; Sun and Venus in Capricorn conjunct Pluto in Capricorn; Moon in Scorpio from mid day Tuesday till Friday; and finally  Jupiter in Scorpio sextile Pluto in Scorpio on the 15th.

You will notice that all these planets and configurations are in Capricorn and Scorpio.

Those two signs “get down to business”, see at the core of truth, are very focused, and do not like time wasted by the trivial and superficial.

And most of all,  those two signs are about being REAL.  So this coming week, it will be difficult to avoid and escape.  Work is good.  Going to your personal underworld is good.  Being serious is aligned. Logical and organized is good.  Getting to what is important is needed.  Being present is required.

This week energies are yin, so we move yin-ward, so to speak; and this is especially so beginning late Monday as we enter the 4th and last quarter phase of the Moon’s cycle.

That 4th quarter will last until January 16 at the Capricorn New Moon.

So this week gives us mostly Capricorn and Scorpio.  Capricorn is ruled by Saturn, which rules gravity. Scorpio is ruled by Pluto which rules the underworld.   

So you can see that movement is down to Earth and down under the Earth’s surface.  And that is what is happening for each of us too.

It is time to make things real, to make things work, to be more involved with manifesting (or at least making serious plans to manifest), building,  and grounding your ideas and ideals, your dreams, and your future plans.

In the greater world, issues will get more real there too.  It should be easier to see the grounded truths, without so much BS or fluffy marketing and spinning of the truth.

The stock market might also be getting a reality check, as might the economy in general.

Bubbles are ready to be broken, in our minds and in the world.

If you have wanted to talk frank and real- with authority- to someone in your life, this is a time to do it.  Honesty is now the best policy, especially with yourself.

What needs to be made real, to be faced straight on in your life?  There is no running away now, it is time.

There will be a potential explosiveness wanting to rise from the depths at times this week also.  Be aware of what is boiling beneath the surface of your mind and emotions.

Do your best to be in control of your expression of it.  Otherwise something may trigger its ugly expression, as you will lose control.

There is much beneath the surface that wants to come up to be expressed and dealt with now.

Then you can release it, let it go, purge it.  Do not judge it, just release it.  That will clear out inner blocks in your psyche, chakra system, and body, so you can move forward without so much inner baggage. Then you can reintegrate, re-center, and align with your Soul, Higher Self, and Universe.

Then on the 16th at the Capricorn  New Moon, there is movement forward, movement that is organized and under control.

That New Moon also opens up Winter 2018 Eclipse Season.  

The first eclipse is a Lunar Eclipse Full Moon in Aquarius/Leo on January 31.  Then there is another eclipse:  A Solar Eclipse New Moon in Aquarius on February 15.

The Winter Olympics will be held in South Korea from February 9- February 25.

This is smack dab within the Eclipse Season, straddling the Solar Eclipse in Aquarius on the 15th.

North and South Korea are planning to talk this week with one another, this week of seriousness.  This will be getting them ready for the Olympics in Korea, but also will assist the movement of negotiations between them on the nuclear issues.

I know this: If the USA goes ahead with military drills with South Korea this winter, there will be war. If they do not just postpone, which they are doing for the Olympics, but also cancel the drills, and North Korea stops doing nuclear tests; then conditions will be set for a more peaceful potential.

And you can also expect other difficult world situations to get more serious too now, like in Iran where massive protests have broken out, or in Israel/Palestine where Jerusalem has become an explosive issue.

And the explosive potential is there this week in the world and in our own emotional body.

This can be a very good week for setting a foundation or making grounded reality for your life and for what you want to build and manifest in this New Chapter of life.

All planets are now going Direct until March 8 when Jupiter goes Retrograde. So all systems are go now for building your new cycle of life.

Till next week,

Leo

My 2018 astrological forecasts will begin this week with a video forecast.  Stay tuned. A podcast will be broadcast soon after that and then a radio show podcast.

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 relationship, please write to me at soulus@aol.com.

Visit leoknightontallarico.com for more info or go see spiritualrenaissance.com.

 

Moving Forward and Moving On and Astrology Forecast May 21-27.

Posted in Uncategorized, Weekly WorldView and Astrology forecast with tags , , , , , , on May 20, 2017 by spiritualtherapy

By Leo Knighton Tallarico

It is time this week for more movement;  more social interaction; more talk and communication; more motivation to question people and question set ideas;  desires to learn more; and ability to be more objective in one’s thinking.

This is because we turn this week to Gemini energetics as the Sun goes into Gemini on Saturday May 19, and the Moon catches up to the Sun in Gemini to form a New Moon in Gemini on Thursday May 25 at 3:44 PM EDT.

Gemini time also brings faster mind and with it potentially more frenetic energy; an abundance of information that needs to be processed; as well as sometimes scattered mind and interests.

The slo-mo of Taurus is ending, as we are also leaving our comfort zones later in the week.

Especially after the New Moon on the 25th,  our minds will get more active, new ideas will open up for us, and generally we will want to get going with our lives.

New chapters opened during Aries time of year; were solidified or went dormant during Taurus time;  and now we will open more doors to our new world.

Also on Thursday May 25 Venus in Aries will square Pluto in Capricorn.    This aspect will help to show you the final results of the recent Venus Retrograde period,  and also help you to clean out and release that which still keeps you hanging on.

In your relationships, what came out during Venus Retrograde?  Did you become more aware of relationship patterns that stop you from healthy, intimate relating?  Did you become convinced that any relationship must end? Did you come to realize the love you felt for someone and the value of that relationship to your life?

There may also have been body issues or issues of home or land that were being worked out during Venus Retrograde.

Hopefully, whatever has been blocking your way with relationship or security issues is being cleared up, so you can more authentically navigate your life.

If you truly want to embrace your greater destiny in this New Chapter of life, it is essential that you let go of that which has kept you protected from the Empowerment that comes from following your Soul’s inner wisdom.

Do you always end up procrastinating and saying you will let go and fly forward after your health is better, or after you feel more secure financially, or after your mom or dad dies, or whatever?

Timing is everything, and when you receive clear messages that it is time to make change, it is best to figure out a way to make it happen.  Figure out a way to get by financially or figure out a way to live with your health issues while you are making these changes.

People do not often, while on their death bed, regret not having paid their bills or not having been more stable and practical.

They regret not following their dreams, or not fully actualizing themselves, or not living their lives with a sense of purpose and meaning.

Yes indeed we have a practical life to satisfy;  but do your material concerns govern your life choices, or instead do your spiritual visions and deep seated dreams govern your life?

Do you follow spirit as your guide in life, and then use the material world, money, etc. to support your soul’s journey?

Or do you have your material needs in life drive you, while the spiritual or religious parts of life give support to those material needs?

Are you an eternal spirit and soul who uses a temporary material body and material world to manifest your soul’s intentions in accordance with the needs of the Universe and your human community?

Or are you a material body who wants to use spirit to energize and keep the body vital, so it can be successful in the material world. And then if you do not commit too many sins of the body, you will be rewarded by living in heaven after you die, or punished to live in hell.

Right now here on the Earth we are at a major crossroads.

Can we evolve into beings who will bring in the Age of Aquarius, and so let Love and Truth guide our way to transformation and healing the human family and our Earth home?

Or are we at the end of the line, clinging to keep an old paradigm alive, one that has no more real life, separates us from one another, and sees little meaning beyond our material concerns or religious commandments?

Look at the world out there.  What do you see?

Get over the fallacious thinking that this world’s current problems are because of Donald Trump or because Hilary unfairly lost the election.

The truth is that our world has been moving to this point for a long time now.

And don’t stay long in thinking “what kind of God would produce this kind of world with its violence, poverty, inequities, etc?”

Forget about blame or fault. It is like blaming one person or another for a broken relationship or marriage.

The truth is usually that the life of the relationship died, and it is time to move on and start a new life.

When they do not move on beyond each other or instead try to reawaken their hearts and souls for one another, all ends badly. Or they stay trapped together.  Their souls decay and they lose their more pure soul values.

And then comes the blame game.  People blame and make enemy, and then everything gets uglier and uglier.

Our human community is ready for a new start and new paradigm, and needs to let go of the old one without blame or demonizing anyone or any group.  It is simply time to move on.

We are in an important transition between ages,  transforming consciousness from an old paradigm to a new one

And it is now our responsiblity to lead the way into this New Age.

And what can each of us do?  We know no one can save the world now.

But each of us can work on our own consciousness and soul.  We can release old and toxic programming of our minds and hearts.

Through healing, we can come to greater peace with our wounds and traumas.

We can find a path to more compassion for our selves and others.

We can dedicate our selves to being open to truth beyond what we have been conditioned to believe.

We can work at opening our hearts so love can find a way in.

We can use spiritual practices to better align with the Universe so we can follow the signs and symbols that show the way.

We can commit to finding and honoring our Authentic Soul Self, and living and expressing its truth.

We can believe and have faith that our human family is inherently “good” and will find its way now.

For now, let this week of Gemini energy lighten you up and get your mind going with new ideas and better communication.

The first few days of this week finds us in a dark moon phase, until the New Moon in Gemini on Thursday the 25th.

Let that event then flood your cells with new life and renewed hope.

Till next week,

Leo

There is a video of my recent talk at the Enlightenment Expo that my friend Jonne Trees has recorded:     https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=D52FYcHTM3U.

The subject is about navigating the planetary changes this year.

Please take a look at the video David Lonebear Sanipass and I created recently- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_W2WIRHQ5IQ

If you need any help with your relationship now, I have done couples’ counseling for many years. Do you need to identify and work out old patterns? Do you need to decide whether to stay or go?  I use the astrological model to help in the counseling process. We can use Skype if outside New England. Write me at soulus@aol.com if interested.

Please check out my forecast for 2017- https://youtu.be/sYw9g0OuqV4

And if you would like your own personal forecast for 2017, please contact me at soulus@aol.com.

 

Love and Truth and Astrology Forecast April 23- 29

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By Leo Knighton Tallarico

We are moving through the 4th and last quarter of the lunar cycle that began at the Aries New Moon on March 27.

Important events that could lead to more explosive events erupted during this Aries lunar cycle.

Russia, Iran, North Korea, United States, Syria, and Israel are all very triggered by these recent events.  Actually the whole world may be affected ultimately by these events.

So during the 4th quarter we review what has happened during the Aries lunar cycle, and get ready for new beginnings at the New Moon in Taurus this Wednesday April 26.

What has opened up for you personally since March 27?   What are you needing to move into more fully, or move on from? What still needs to be healed and transformed?

Mercury is still Retrograde and Venus was Retrograde during much of this lunar cycle, till April 15 when Venus went back Direct.

What has been happening in your important relationships?  Have you been taken back to old patterns you thought you had moved beyond.

Do you now have more clarity about those relationships?

If not keep in mind that Mercury is still Retrograde until May 3, when it goes back Direct. Total clarity may have to wait until then or more likely a week or so after it goes back direct.

Big decisions that will importantly affect your life would be better off waiting until then.

More pull to “how it used to be” may continue for you.  Do your best to resist feeling your old reality is your reality again.

You may be revisiting old places in your Old Chapter of life, so you can better know what your New Chapter needs are.

There is a process of integration of the past going on, so you do not forget “where you came from”.

There will be a feeling of moving forward more at the New Moon in Taurus on April 26 at 8:16 AM EDT.

Taurus takes in, manifests in reality, and then holds onto tightly.

So whatever was begun during the Aries lunar cycle will tend to take hold after the Taurus New Moon.   If that which began in the Aries cycle has no real “life” to it, it will not take hold.  It will not be made manifest.

Looking at the recent world events, look closely at what has unfolded from them, especially after the New Moon on the 26, and even more so after Mercury goes Direct on May 3.

Are those events merely the past coming back for a look-see again, or are those events more indicative of what is truly brewing in our world.

Taurus is fixed Earth and when it grabs something it does not let go.

So if you have started something recently, if it is aligned and alive, the Taurus New Moon will tend to make it more real and grounded.

Taurus likes to make things more secure and comfortable.  That is why money and other resources like real estate are under the umbrella of Taurus.

Taurus is the Earth and our earthly bodies.   It wants to let us know that our bodies can be a pleasurable experience, and it does so in part by enlivening our senses.

Tasty and healthy food therefore is important for Taurus as a result.

During Taurus time we also can usually calm down from the fiery energy of Aries. Everything seeks to slow down and relax.   But you may then feel rather bored if you seek a lot of passion and intensity.

Those recent world events that brought conflict will now either calm down appreciably or be made more real and manifest.

This summer, especially near the August Eclipses, we will experience the fallout from some of the recent events.

We are truly in a new zone now and sometimes you will feel confused or “out of sorts” and unbalanced.

Your body may go through some temporary shifts too,  shifts that feel like you might be sick or that something might be wrong with you.

Let whatever it is play out to see if it stays or not. In most cases it will be temporary, as we are all being shifted in our minds, souls, and bodies by new energies.

Stay open and present as much as you can now.  Realize old wounds and traumas may tend to be triggered, so please do your best to not be carried away by overreacting.

These new energies want to move into you, and when they confront the blocks in your system, the ones that developed from your old wounds and traumas, they may trigger old reactions.

Remember that these old traumas can be transformed.  You can then see that what has happened to you in the past can be a motivation to empower yourself, to improve yourself, and to have empathy for others who have suffered.

You may have been victimized but you are not a victim.  Victim consciousness disempowers people and is part of the old age, not the new age.

Everything that has happened in your life is meaningful and meant to help you to transform and evolve, and to potentially assist others who have been suffering.

The more explosive world events that are coming are part of the process too, as Nature has earthquakes and tornadoes and tsunamis.

Life will go on, and an Age of Aquarius in dawning.  The transition will be better if each of us stays aligned and lives their life according to the nature of the Universe.

Love and Truth are the pillars that hold up the divine realms of the Universe.  Allowing them to be an integral part of our Earthly life paradigm and the Age of Aquarius is quite important now and going forward.

Each of us can make strong intention to let those values be the engine of our life, not materialism, greed, or power.

Please take a look at the video David Lonebear Sanipass and I created recently- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_W2WIRHQ5IQ

Till next week,

Leo

If you need any help with your relationship now, I have done couples’ counseling for many years. Do you need to identify and work out old patterns? Do you need to decide whether to stay or go?  I use the astrological model to help in the counseling process. We can use Skype if outside New England. Write me at soulus@aol.com if interested.

Please check out my forecast for 2017- https://youtu.be/sYw9g0OuqV4

And if you would like your own personal forecast for 2017, please contact me at soulus@aol.com.