The magical time of Mercury’s retrograde cycle is here once again (till February 11th, and then some). Mercury retro cycle actually lasts 8 weeks when we consider its retrograde shadow. Giving us 6 months a year for review.
While resting on the mountaintop of Capricorn the disciples, hearing the cries of humanity in need, knew they would return to Earth, to serve in Aquarius and save in Pisces (the last two signs). Tuesday, Sun enters Aquarius.
All twelve astrological signs have glyphs and symbols. The higher intuitive mind understands concepts through symbols.
We are in winter now (Northern hemisphere) – a deeply interior moment of time. What will 2015 bring forth? As 2015 unfolds and the last (of seven) Uranus/Pluto square occur, humanity begins to understand the old world cannot be restored and realizes its true identity (World Server).
Wednesday is Christmas Eve, Hanukkah ends and the Moon’s in Aquarius – calling for the new world to take shape At midnight, Thursday morning, the Sun, at the Tropic of Capricorn, begins moving northward.
The year is almost over. Wednesday, December 17th, Hanukkah, the Jewish Festival of Light begins. We are in our last week of Sag and last two weeks of December.
Sagittarius is the sign of direction. The arrows of Sag are sharp, pointed in a specific direction. The archer guides the arrows towards a specific goal. The goal is Truth and Justice – the virtues of Sagittarius.
Many festivals this week – in the darkness of the season humanity creates festivals of Light. This is how ancient humanity withstood winter each year.
We are in the time and under the influence of Sagittarius, sign of the wanderer, of good food, good music, and the joy (Jupiter as ruler) that occurs from giving to other while simultaneously and from our hearts also giving thanks.
The energies shift from Scorpio’s deep and transformative waters to the “hills and plains of Sagittarius”. Sag is the rider on a white horse, eyes focused on the mountain peaks of Capricorn (Initiation) ahead. Like Scorpio, Sagittarius is also the “disciple.”