Third quarter phase of the Moon brings together the results of the cycle, a dissemination phase as the Moon in Cancer is square aspect to the Sun in Libra before dawn in the US. Disagreements may now be resolved as we prepare for a new endeavor, a new pact or social contract will begin the new phase on October 6th with the New Moon. The Moon in Cancer makes a square to the new Moon degree- 14 Libra. The square aspect from the Moon to Mars in Libra follows a few hours later. While Libra is a cardinal sign, and Mars denotes direct action, Mars is not totally comfortable in Libra, and is opposed to Aries, it’s ruler. Libra is dual in nature, while Mars indicates focused action. We may feel conflicted or overwhelmed by lack of definite direction. this time, needing to dig back into our unconscious to understand how to move forward. Venus in Scorpio is the dispositor of Mars, and holds back emotionally. We could be experiencing a sense of dream fulfillment, as Mercury retrograde in Libra indicates a contemplative mood.
Summary of Major Aspects of the Week
Wednesday September 29th — The Sun in Libra is in a friendly trine aspect to Saturn in Aquarius, with an enlightened focus on humanitarian goals. Awareness of social responsibility awakens individual participation or leadership in programs that could transform the direction of civilization on earth, with Uranus the dispositor of Saturn. The call for every individual to take part in changing the downward spiral of environmental factors that affect weather patterns and produce more violent weather patterns. Mercury retro approaches the square aspect to Pluto retro in Cap as we hear a regeneration of recent warnings concerning global disasters in the future. Venus in Scorpio trine aspect to Neptune retro in Pisces indicates empathy for migrants, thus more assistance offered to immigrants as well as inspiration regarding global issues. Concerning migrants and the pandemic, issues that could be reinforcing one another, Venus in Scorpio intensifies the encompassing Neptunian forces.
Thursday September 30th — A grand-trine configuration in water signs early today, morning in the US and afternoon in the eastern hemisphere, with the Moon trine aspect to Neptune and Venus. Despite the good-will generated, the Moon in opposition aspect to Pluto makes this an emotionally tense day, with Mercury retro at the focal point in Libra, the response to the conflicts are uncertain, vacillating or conflicting. While the Moon transits on, Mercury retro (communication) is moving slower, and staying with the square aspect to Pluto retro. Change is slowly taking form, frustrations are expressed with the delays, causing some reversals or rejections. Venus in Scorpio is in a square aspect to Jupiter in Aquarius, two benefic planets in a harsh aspect could result in a favorable solution. Mars in Libra is in an opposition aspect to Chiron in Aries, a forceful aspect that might elicit the needed resolution at best, or a stale-mate inaction at worst. A void-of-course Moon from 12:50 until 8:55 Pm EDT would be unfavorable for signing contracts and making commitments. The Moon ingress to Leo at 8:55 PM EDT. Mars trine aspect to Ceres in Gemini generates more uncertainty.
Friday October 1st — Mercury retro square aspect to Pluto retro continues as Venus in Scorpio is sextile aspect to Pluto in Cap and Venus square aspect to Jupiter in Aquarius, applying tough-love to the intractable conflict, with Pluto holding the power. Pluto perfectly represented by the GOP in the Senate, as the Dems try to pass the budget legislation. The Moon in Leo opposition aspect to Saturn in Aquarius early in the day, as charm is applied to elicit some concessions that could transform the situation releasing withheld funds. The Moon sextile aspect to the Sun and Mars stimulates action by reflex. Mars in Libra in opposition aspect to Chiron and trine aspect to Ceres in Gemini as the best route forward is sought, and a comprehensive view is taken. Venus is Scorpio is the dispositor of Mars, Mercury and the Sun in Libra, as well as Uranus in Taurus. Saturn in Aquarius is the dispositor of Pluto or its own dispositor in the traditional association of Saturn as the ruler of Aquarius. As Aquarius represents the higher ideals of humanity, the forces represented by Pluto must adhere to the standards set, the rules of the game, as it were. Venus in Scorpio uses her wit to undermine the status maker Pluto, while Venus is disposited by Pluto, sharing power at the helm.
Saturday October 2nd — The Moon in Leo is in an opposition aspect to Jupiter in Aquarius by mid-day in the US, afternoon in Europe and evening in China, as satisfaction is reached, sextile aspect to Mercury retro and square aspect to Venus in Scorpio. Mercury retro approaches the trine aspect to Jupiter retro, while separating from the square aspect to Pluto in Cap, with cautious good tidings. The Moon transits to square aspect to Venus in Scorp and quincunx aspect to Pluto in Cap. for respect and rationalized resolutions.
Sunday October 3rd — The Sun in Libra is approaching the conjunction aspect with Mars, an aspect that extends through October 8th. A need to balance profits with expenditures to accommodate a new framework budget becomes the task. The Moon in Virgo works to achieve the goal with a quincunx to Saturn, as analysis is made to comply with the limits. The Sun in opposition aspect to Chiron, indicating that experienced leaders are relied on to find solutions. Mercury retro in Libra, in a trine aspect to Jupiter retro in Aquarius, facilitates the allocations to serve the future expansions.
Monday October 4th — The Sun-Mars conjunction in Libra is trine aspect to Ceres in Gemini, as planning for education has a priority. The Moon in Virgo is trine aspect to Uranus before dawn in the US, afternoon hours in the eastern hemisphere. Unexpected transactions may be made in the economic sector. Later in the day, the Moon makes an opposition aspect to Neptune, a quincunx aspect to Jupiter, and later in the day, a trine aspect to Pluto. Gains made can be reduced or depleted, possibly reallocated, resulting in status maintained.
Tuesday October 5th — The Moon ingress to Libra for a stellium configuration. International markets are fluctuating, currencies devalued. The Moon in a trine aspect to Saturn, as stability is sought. Sun and Mars in Libra make a quincunx aspect to Uranus retro in Taurus, and semi-square aspect to the dispositor, Venus in Scorpio. Mercury retro in Libra is quincunx aspect to Neptune retro in Pisces, as communications are confused, commitments for immigration are uncertain.
Stay calm and have a great week!
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September 28, 2021
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