Moon in Virgo
August 25, 2014
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the chart for the Virgo New Moon:
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sign of Virgo is associated with humility, analysis and service.
The house that Virgo occupies in the natal chart
shows an area of life where one can over-think, find fault, and lose
sight of the forest for the trees. It also shows the area where one
can be especially disciplined, meticulous,
refined, and helpful.
Virgo is an earth sign with a focus on the physical body and the daily
routines necessary to sustain it. Ruled
by Mercury, there is an emphasis on discernment, order, and craftsmanship.
Issues involving the
armed services, unions,
clerical workers, employees,
domestic pets, small animals, grains, clothing, and public health
and hygiene become accentuated during the Virgo cycle.
This combination can be very productive. There is a strong drive for
success. Concentrated effort brings accomplishment.
sextile Mars and Saturn:
energy applied to planning. The communication of details enhances
the achievement of your goals.
square Mars and Saturn:
Attraction combines with desire putting an extra
dose of passion into all activities. Although this could mean heated or
impulsive interactions, it is more likely to support your efforts by supplying
the social or monetary resources necessary for achievement.
There is an attraction to the new and unusual
and an excitement over original ideas. Unexpected changes are handled
An undercurrent of creative energy facilitates
key phrase for Virgo is "I Analyze":
The simple rituals of daily life
provide the grounding necessary for balance. Good
health, altruistic service and productive employment support success;
practicality and prudence guarantee it. This
is an excellent cycle to examine your daily routines, diet, habits,
and hygiene for areas that are in need of improvement and to initiate
advice for this cycle:
using this cycle to
concentrate on materializing your goals.
your plans in detail; analyze how they could be improved. Organize
your work for greater efficiency. Assert yourself. Communicate
what you desire to achieve.
out of contentious discussions and volatile situations; they will lead
nowhere and serve only to distract you from your goal. If you find yourself
physically fatigued, emotionally overwrought, or mentally tense, take
fifteen minutes to sit still, breathe, and center. Focus on your heart
correlates to Love on the Medicine Wheel. The trust we developed during
the Leo cycle allows us to invest ourselves in service with passionate
you might explore for personal insight include:
situations do you find most difficult to digest?
there an area of your life where you are prone to 'analysis paralysis'?
and with whom are you most trusting?
and with whom would life be easier if you were less critical and
do you express your love?
are your daily rituals or habits?
are you most disciplined?
do you give service to others?
do you feel most relaxed and worry-free?
I serve the highest good through Love.
to the qualities of Virgo with a 3-minute tarot meditation on The
Hermit holds the light for us to stay upon the path in times of darkness.
He is the figure of elder wisdom; an experienced guide, well-versed
in natural and spiritual law. He teaches us to make use of solitude
to question our beliefs, to become conscious of universal causeand-effect
and to discern wholeness.
with the Hermit whenever you need guidance.
for this cycle:
things are not done by impulse, but by a series of small things brought
~ Vincent Van Gogh, (1853-1890) Dutch post-Impressionist painter
A Mandala is a powerful meditational devise for creating sacred intentions.
We encourage you to create
and color your own mandala or color the Virgo
Mandala for this cycle.
are invited to send your mandalas to us for placement in our Mandala
Please check out Lynn
Keefer's Mandala Journal, where Lynn shares the mandala she colors
every month, along with her meditative process. Click on the mandala
below or the link above to see a larger version of the Leo New Moon
Mandala she colored last month and read about her experience with
the exercise. The energy flows in beautifully from one cycle into
more on the nature of this
lunation cycle in our What's
our free on-line Moon Phase Calendar, where
you'll find moon phase and sign information in your choice of 8 time zones.
If you use and like our calendar, please click on the Facebook icon in
the upper left corner of the time zone you use. Speaking of Facebook,
we invite you to visit our page facebook.com/ZodiacArtsLunarPhases,
which is updated at each of the 8 phases with information on how to work
effectively with the current phase.
Drozda's LifeCycle Forecast
gives us an overview of the year 2014, which she calls the YEAR OF THE
VISION QUEST: Emerge and See. Keep up with her updates on her
blog and subscribe to her Luna See email newsletter.
In addition to what you can find at our web site, there are some outstanding
astrology resources on the web in the form of blogs. We encourage you
to visit and/or subscribe to the ones listed below:
Koolman's New Moon insights can be found at her web site, SoulAstrology.com.
Margaret writes beautifully and offers excellent counsel.
Jessica Shepherd at Moon Kissed Astrology has a good essay, titled
Virgo New Moon: Humble Harvest.
Elliott Kent at Big Sky Astrology is excellent at putting the current
cosmic conditions into relatable, practical terms. We recommend her
Moon in Virgo: The Grand Mess.
Gailing is another of our favorites. You can visit her blog
or receive her weekly entries in your mailbox via an e-mail subscription.
She usually shares her insights on the new and
full moons. We also recommend her
Arts 2014 Moon Phase Calendar Now
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May the love in your heart guide you on your journey