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Sun Signs for Nov '13
The information in this column is limited. It does not replace your seeing your astrologer. If you know the sign of your Moon and your Ascending sign, read those sections also. This information is helpful because it mentions planets passing through your sign. These do bring opportunities.
Special note: Here's wishing all of you the best in November. The emphasis this month is on the signs Virgo, Scorpio, Sagittarius, and Capricorn. Whatever we have in our own charts, we also become these qualities temporarily. Virgo, the winged harvester, not only serves but represents the union of the natural and the supernatural. Mars here all month drives us to work and stimulates both nature and supernature. The Sun in weeks 1, 2, and 3 and Mercury all month are in intense Scorpio. Passion increases. And we can think of ourselves as interacting with scorpions and eagles. Both are good at what they do. Can we be safe with the scorpions? Can we keep up with the eagles? Mercury goes direct on the 10th, the retrograde is over, maybe we'll be more focused. Planets passing through Scorpio join somber Saturn. We may need to make a special effort to maintain a bright and happy outlook. The Sun in week 4 goes into potent and adventurous Sagittarius. More fun comes into the picture and also effectiveness if we can stay focused. Venus is in Capricorn by the 5th and stays there until early March. This shows elevated beauty and socializing with higher ups. Designer clothes come to mind. There is a relation ship between goals and social life. Jupiter is in Cancer for a year. This brings good things into our domestic lives and could further uplift the housing market. This position also promotes happy emotions. A New Moon Solar Eclipse in Scorpio happens from mid-day on the 2nd to mid-day on the 4th. This can bring powerful events. We should be very positive and a bit careful. A Full Moon in Taurus on the 15th, 16th, and most of the 17th brings beauty, light, and maybe a bit of money.
Israel continues in the news. In their birth chart, early Scorpio rises, a Taurus Sun is in the 7th, and Moon, Pluto, Saturn, and Mars are in Leo in the 10th. Saturn has entered into relationship with these planets. This two year passage of Saturn through Scorpio will set off all of these bodies in tense ways. Expect trouble. Iran has three planets in Aquarius forming a grand cross with Israel's planets. The stage is set. I wish us all luck.
The Pluto Uranus square continues and makes the extreme unpredictable and the unpredictable more extreme. When you hear about events that are unusually bad, like tornadoes ( Moore OK.) and earthquakes, Sandy, the Boston Marathon bombing, and the Colorado floods this is one of the culprits. This aspect existed in the early 30s. I have concluded that this square also represents the conflict between the left (Uranus) and the right (Capricorn). I have finally resolved it in my own mind. With so much news coverage of the conflicting positions, I see it as an opportunity to see the good that the left has to offer and to see the good that the right has to offer. I'll be writing a paper on the Uranus/Pluto square soon and posting on facebook. Friend me. I'll include the good things that are coming from this square like new discoveries about death and the afterlife.
With Saturn in Scorpio showing intense grief, I'm so happy that I have read, “Life after Life”, “Evidence for the Afterlife”, “Proof of Heaven”, and “Heaven is for Real”. These books are as close as we can get to evidence for heaven and an afterlife, with the exception of having an NDE. As evidence they are very comforting. Incidentally, “Proof of Heaven” came out with Jupiter in Gemini. Jupiter is optimism and faith, and ideas and books come under Gemini's rule.
Days that look fairly harmonious this month are: 2, 3, 7, 11, 12, 15, 16, 21, 22, 26, and 30. For really important events, it requires a deeper look. Part of the magic of Astrology is how much better things go when we start things on good days.
Extra special note: I’m recommending that people read Covey, Dyer, and Chopra during their birth month. They write about achieving success and happiness and this is what the Sun is about in our charts. During the birth month we have the opportunity to start a new cycle of success and these authors have great ideas on how to do it. For those who want to get in on the ground floor of understanding existence and self-improvement, C.C. Zain’s Church of Light books will make you an astrologer and a metaphysician. These books teach us that there is a supernatural dimension in and around us that makes life subtle and interesting. And that Astrology gives us helpful information in innumerable situations. And finally, that we have the power to change our lives through Astrology and by harmonizing our feelings and our thinking.
Aries: March 20 to April 20. (Iran's Moon) The Sun trines you in week 4; this brings success and adventure. Venus squares you from Capricorn until March. Try to get along with the boss and give women and loved ones special attention. Jupiter in Cancer will be squaring you for a year. It is time to get on good terms with law and family. Uranus is in your sign for 5 years and brings originality, unusual people, and the unexpected. Find outlets for your ingenuity, keep to reliable people, and live in a sensible way to deal well with changes. Pluto squares you from Capricorn, so, give special attention to personal matters and public life. Try to honor both your personal agenda and your public image. Moon in your sign on the 13th and 14th brings people, adventure, and events.
Taurus: April 21 to May 21. (Biden’s Moon, Israel's Sun, Arias' Ascendant) Mars in Virgo trines you and Venus in Capricorn trines you. This is a boon in work, money, and recognition. Your social life may perk up too. Saturn will oppose you for 1.5 years. Saturn can bring hard work and be tiring. Try to build up your self esteem and vitality and recreate to build up your spirit. Saturn in this position can still bring contacts and opportunity. You have to be willing to be disciplined and smart about goals. The Sun in weeks 1, 2, and 3 and Mercury all month passing through Scorpio add to this. They represent intense, interesting, and important people with opportunities. But you have to get along. Pluto in Capricorn trines you; this shows practical methods promoting success and finances. Full Moon in your sign on the 15th, 16th, and most of 17th brings people and events and focuses on you.
Gemini May 22 to June 21. (Obama’s Moon, Charlie Sheen's Rising Sign, Gingrich's Sun, Arias' Moon) Mars passing through Virgo squares you all month. Manage stress and conflict and you will have extra energy from Mars to apply to your own pursuits. The Sun in Sagittarius opposes you in week 4. This can bring important people if you can get along with those who have opinions. Neptune is in Pisces until '25. Imagination but also weakness of will can come to you. If you value discipline and being realistic, you can get some intellectual and spiritual good out of this. Moon in your sign on the late 17th, 18th, and 19th brings people and events.
Cancer: June 22 to July 23. (Bush’s Sun and the Sun of the U.S., Casey's Moon, Arias' Sun) Venus will oppose you until March. This can bring pleasant people and social opportunity if you can get along with formal types. Jupiter, the good planet, is in your sign for a year. This will bring beneficial things and people and opportunity. Be looking for this and be ready. Saturn is in Scorpio and makes a 1.5 year-long trine to you. Success will be associated with hard work, good planning, and being realistic. The Sun in weeks 1, 2, and 3 and Mercury all month join Saturn and will bring interesting people and success. Neptune will be in Pisces until '25. This makes you more imaginative and insightful. A square from Uranus brings the unexpected, so be ready. A great defense is being sensible and associating with sensible people. A long term opposition from Pluto requires good use of power. Build self esteem before dealing with anything threatening. Moon in your sign on the 20th, 21st, and most of the 22nd brings people and events.
Leo: July 24 to Aug 23. (Obama’s Sun, Schwarzenegger's Sun, Caylee's Sun, Israel's Moon) The Sun in week 4 trines you and brings success. Saturn will square you for 1.5 more years from Scorpio. If you see a deficiency in your life, find an intelligent and sensible way to fill it. And make conscious attempts to increase joy and vitality. The Sun in weeks 1, 2, and 3 and Mercury all month join Saturn, so try to get along with all, speak well, and avoid power struggles. Uranus trines you for 5 years from Aries and brings ingenuity and the unexpected that supports. Moon in your sign later on the 22nd, the 23rd, and 24th brings people and events.
Virgo: Aug 24 to Sept 23. (McCain’s Sun, Charlie Sheen's Sun) The Sun squares you in week 4, so, be ready to manage a bit of interference. Mars is in your sign all month. This brings energy or stress. Manage the stress and you'll have energy. Be a bit careful. Venus trines you from Capricorn until March. Expect recognition for your work. Neptune is opposing you from Pisces until '25. This will make you more imaginative but value building discipline. Pluto is in a long term trine with your Sun. This brings success through being practical and organized, and by association with groups. Last Quarter Moon in your sign on the 25th, 26th, and much of the 27th brings people and events.
Libra: Sept 24 to Oct 23. (McCain’s rising Sign, Mel Gibson's Moon, Ryan's Moon, Zimmerman's Sun & Moon) Venus in Capricorn squares you until March. Try to stay on good terms with loved ones, women, and the boss. Jupiter is squaring you for 1 year; try to get on good terms with rules and laws or try to change them. Uranus opposes you from Aries for 5 years. This brings those who can open up new vistas for you but do seek out the reliable to offset upsets. Continue to do your Tai Chi or Yoga. This will get you on good terms with Pluto, which is squaring you and shows you dealing with imponderable forces. This helps you meet any kind of force with positive force. Moon in your sign on the 1st, morning of the 2nd, late on the 27th, the 28th and 29th brings people and events.
Scorpio: Oct 24 to Nov 22. (Hillary’s Sun and Romney’s Moon and Biden’s Sun and Gingrich's Moon, Israel's Rising Sign) Many planets are affecting you this month in good ways. The Sun in weeks 1, 2, and 3 and Mercury all month, are in your sign. This brings the powerful, the interesting, and opportunity. While the Sun is in your sign, try to find new ways to increase success and happiness. Saturn is in your sign for the next 1.5 years. This is serious business and brings hard work and goals. A good way to deal with this is to note any deficiencies in your life and set sensible goals to fill them. And try to consciously seek out joyful people and experiences. Jupiter is now in Cancer and will be there for a year. It trines you and brings support from beneficial people. Neptune in Pisces trines you. This gives insight and harmony in subtle emotional areas. Moon in your sign on the 30th brings people and events. And a New Moon Solar Eclipse happens in your sign on the afternoon of the 2nd, the 3rd, and much of the 4th. This brings people and intense events. It's always good to be sensible under an eclipse.
Sagittarius: Nov 23 to Dec 21. (Biden’s Rising Sign, Charlie Sheen's Moon) The Sun is in your sign in week 4. This starts your month-long special time to increase success and happiness. Mars squares you from Virgo and requires managing stress and conflict. Take a bit of care with everything especially, expressing opinions at work. Neptune will be in Pisces until '25 and squares you. Imagination is heightened but seek clarity. Uranus trines you from Aries for 5 years. This increases luck, success, and adventure. Moon in your sign from mid-afternoon on the 4th until mid-afternoon on the 6th brings people and events.
Capricorn: Dec 22 to Jan 20. (McCain’s Moon and Michelle Obama’s Sun, Tiger Wood's Sun, Mel Gibson's Sun, Schwarzenegger's Moon) Venus is in your sign until March. This is a boon and brings pleasant things and people and help from above. Mars trines you from Virgo all month and gives you energy. Jupiter is opposing you from Cancer for a year. Sensitive people are coming to you. Avoid the pit of losing faith. Instead try to nurture it and your relationship with the community. This should bring opportunity. Uranus is squaring you until '18. Remember how sensible you are and reject all that is unreliable. Do expect new vistas to open up for you. Pluto is in your sign for years and brings intense and forceful things, people, and events. You can meet the force with positive action and become dynamic. Groups bring opportunities. Moon in your sign later on 6th, 7th, and much of the 8th brings people and events.
Aquarius: Jan 21 to Feb 19. (Palin’s Sun, Obama’s Rising Sign, Iran's Sun, Trayvon's Sun) Saturn is squaring you and this will last for 1.5 years. Don't be shocked as you note deficiencies in your life. Find sensible ways to fill them and you will be ahead of the game. The Sun in weeks 1, 2, and 3 and Mercury all month join Saturn. Avoid power struggles and take care with communications. First Quarter Moon in your sign later on the 8th, the 9th, and most of the 10th brings people and events.
Pisces: Feb 20 to March 20. (Romney’s Sun and Hillary’s Moon, Casey's Sun). Mars in Virgo all month opposes you and can cause interference with your agenda. Focus on your work being good and on getting along with detail people and you will attract opportunities. Also be more focused to avoid mishaps. Jupiter in the sign Cancer for a year trines you and brings support, expansion, and success. Saturn is trining you from Scorpio and this will last for 1.5 more years. This brings success through being realistic and practical. The Sun in weeks 1, 2, and 3 and Mercury all month join Saturn. A variety of things and people support you. The Sun in week 4 squares you. Guard against interference and influence. Neptune is in your sign and will be there until '25. This is huge. It can make or break you. Insight and imagination will guide you to success. Addictions and dysfunction will undo. (We Pisceans have the choice.) Moon in your sign late on the 10th, the 11th, & 12th brings people and events.