Planet Shifts March 28 – April 4, 2019

March 28, 2019 at 9:59 am EDT Mercury stations direct in Purva Bhadrapada Nakshatra. The revisions you’ve made related to Mercury (communication, commerce, connections) should become finalized and things should start moving forward again. The intellect is turning from an inward to outward focus. This retrograde cycle spans both Bhadrapada … Continue reading →

Planet Shifts March 20 – 27, 2019

March 24, 2019 at 13:26 EDT Mercury conjoins Neptune in Purva Bhadrapada Nakshatra. All three outer planets, not typical to Vedic Astrology, indicate change in some way. Neptune’s change occurs through sacrifice, loss or dissolving things. Neptune gives spiritual insights and insights beyond the veil of physical reality. Neptune also … Continue reading →

Planet Shifts March 14 – 19 2019

March 14, 2019 at 21:48 Mercury conjoins the Sun in Purva Bhadrapada Nakshatra. This is the inferior conjunction when Mercury is retrograde between the Sun and Earth. All planets are always closest to Earth (same side of the Sun) when retrograde. While Mercury is combust when conjunct the sun, there … Continue reading →

Planet Shifts March 6 – 13, 2019

March 11, 2019 at 3:50 am EDT Mercury retrogrades back into Purva Bhadrapada for 34 days. Mercury spends over a month in this Nakshatra. Purva Bhadrapada is a fierce Nakshatra related to the vehicle of fire (the motivation, impulse, essence that gives rise to fire rather than the actual fire … Continue reading →

Planet Shifts February 26 – March 5, 2019

Mercury enters Uttara Bhadrapada Nakshatra on February 28, 2019 at 4:55 am EST for 11 days. Uttara Bhadrapada translates to “later lucky feet.” The Bhadrapadas represent the dual principals of darkness and light that are in eternal conflict. Uttara Bhadrapada is contained entirely in Pisces. It has a passive, receptive … Continue reading →

Planet Shifts February 19 – 25, 2019

Mercury conjoins Neptune February 19, 2019 at 1:37 am EST (1 of 3) Sun enters Shatabisha Nakshatra on February 19, 2019 at 12:37 pm EST for 13 days. Venus enters Uttara Ashada Nakshatra on February 21, 2019 at 16:03 EST for 11 days. Venus conjoins Pluto in Uttara Ashada Nakshatra … Continue reading →

Planet Shifts February 12 – 18 2019

Mars conjoins Uranus in Ashwini Nakshatra on February 13, 2019 at 1:19 am EST.  This is a good aspect for energizing and balancing chakras, working with kundalini and for all types of energetic healing remedies. It is especially good for doing work on the solar plexus chakra which is ruled … Continue reading →

Planet Shifts February 4 – 11, 2019

Mars enters Ashwini Nakshatra on February 5, 2019 at 13:18 EST for 20 days.  Mars enters his own domicile of Aries (sidereal Lahiri) when he enters Ashwini. Thus Mars’s strength increases and he becomes the transiting awake lord of the houses he rules in your chart, making it easier to … Continue reading →

Planet Shifts January 27 – February 3, 2019

Venus enters Mula Nakshatra on January 29, 2019 at 12:59 pm EST. The planet of love, beauty, sensory impressions and desires enters sidereal Sagittarius and Mula Nakshatra. The Galactic Center runs through Mula which means “root.” Mula is associated with getting to the root of the matter. It has attributes … Continue reading →

Planet Shifts January 21 – 26, 2019

Venus conjoins Jupiter at 21-Scorpio-56 (sidereal Lahiri) on January 22, 2019 at 7:26 am EST. The two major benefics conjoin today! Both of these planets are teachers and advisors. Jupiter’s role in the planetary cabinet is the Spiritual Advisor and Venus’s is Diplomatic Advisor. Jupiter is the teacher of the … Continue reading →