This is a reposting of a Full Moon in Taurus post from several years ago. I still wish I had this dog’s control.
There are two standard ways to read the minor arcana cards astrologically. One is through the decans, the three 10° divisions of each sign. The other is the Golden Dawn system, which assigns a planet in a sign to each of the minor cards. See Part 1 for reading reversed cards astrologically as retrogrades or … Continue reading Astrological Picture Book ~ 3rd Decan Taurus and the 7 of Pentacles
What’s your take on this? The subject came up again in Diane L’s recent post Observations: Lovely Taurus Season is here! over at Libra Seeking Balance. She has a direct link in the comments section to Philip Sedgewick’s very interesting interpretations of Earth in your chart. Diane and I agree that Earth is the ruler. [Note: the … Continue reading Ruler of Taurus ~ Venus or Earth?
There are two standard ways to read the minor arcana cards astrologically. One is through the decans, the three 10° divisions of each sign. The other assigns a planet in a sign to each of the minor cards. See Part 1 for reading reversed cards astrologically as retrogrades or eclipses. 6 of Pentacles: 2nd Decan Taurus, Moon … Continue reading Astrological Picture Book ~ 2nd Decan Taurus and the 6 of Pentacles
There are two standard ways to read the minor arcana cards astrologically. One is by the decans, the three 10° divisions of each sign. The other is the Golden Dawn system, which assigns a planet in a sign to each of the minor cards. See Part 1 for reading reversed cards astrologically as retrogrades or eclipses. We … Continue reading Astrological Picture Book ~ 1st Decan Taurus and the 5 of Pentacles
Taurus belongs to the suit of Pentacles ~ the cards representing the earth element in the tarot ~ and relate to our work, money, status in the world, and any material or physical concerns that we have. When you draw the Taurus cards in a reading, see how they apply to the second house of your … Continue reading Astrological Picture Book ~ Cards of Taurus, The Major and Court Cards
It’s so easy to see Taurus in the southern springtime. It’s dense, easy, and lustily lush ~ with more shades of green in the tree canopies, grasses, and full-bodied palms than you can imagine. Taurus arrives with the star-shaped blooms and the sensuous scent of the Confederate Star Jasmine that drapes over arbors, fences, and swings ~ … Continue reading No Bull ~ It’s Taurus Time
Taurus ~ Sensuous, animal appetite, hunger, longing. Scorpio ~ Control, desire, detection, resistance. Scorpio tempts us with all kinds of carnal delights and Taurus ~ the ultimate consumer, the hoarder apprentice ~ wants it very badly. The Full Taurus Moon ~ which insists that we bring some kind of balance to the I have/I Want axis of … Continue reading Full Moon in Taurus ~ There’s a Wiener on My Nose
Monday brings us the Moon in Taurus to settle us down a bit from the feisty Leo/Aries energy of the weekend, then moves into Gemini on Wednesday afternoon so we’ll get off the sofa after the sumptuous Taurus days, and ends with Moon in Cancer and the arrival of Venus in Libra. This is a … Continue reading Lunar Home and Garden ~ Moon in Taurus, August 2-4
Sun in Taurus/ Moon in Leo May 18, 5:06pm ~ May 20, 7:58pm Signs are Square Venus enters Cancer ~ May 19, 9:05pm Sun enters Gemini ~ May 20, 11:34pm Be a little hedonistic Dramatize a value Create your palace If you would be loved, love and be loveable. ~ Ben Franklin Be a Little Hedonistic … Continue reading Sun in Taurus / Moon in Leo
Sun in Taurus / Moon in Gemini May 14 9:18am ~ May 16 1:44pm Strengthen your relationships with your siblings. Invest in your speaking voice. Get 2-years-for-1 prices on magazine subscriptions to save some money. Write solid sentences and you can even spare punctuation. ~ Emerson Tag the Mags Gemini loves magazines, and so do … Continue reading Sun in Taurus / Moon in Gemini ~ Tag the Mags
Each time the sun moves into a new sign, make a To Do list that fits the sign and house the sun is transiting. Here are some suggestions for your Taurus list, which you can refer to any time the Moon transits Taurus ~ especially at the New Moon in Taurus. Perfume yourself Do some grounding … Continue reading 12 Things to Do when the Sun Transits Taurus
Taurus the Bull is grounded, earthy, stubborn, persistent, practical, creative, security conscious, and very sensual. Ruling our sense of hearing ~ Taurus hears the call of the muse and the tinkle of the coin. Taurus signifies our resources (what we have) and our values (what we believe in). Sometimes they’re the same ~ and sometimes, they’re … Continue reading Full Moon in Taurus ~ A Hunter’s Moon
When I first sat down to write this post, I wanted to ask you how you could benefit through the last ten days of this zodiacal year ~ the year that runs from Aries through Pisces. And it IS a good question. But then my mind started drifting. It’s Pisces time, after all. Why focus? … Continue reading Mixing Astrology with Tarot ~ The 10 of Cups and the Last Days of Pisces
There was a beautiful quote by Billy, age 4, (who may or may not have been real) that made its way around the internet about 10 or more years ago: “When someone loves you, the way they say your name is different. You just know that your name is safe in their mouth.”
If you make New Moon wishes or set intentions for every lunation only to see them drift away or be forgotten, working with Daily Intentions can help you stick to your plan, accomplish your goals, and realize your dream.
Once in a while we get a little gift from the zodiac or planets. We’re getting one this weekend from Venus.
It’s a busy day for our Aries Moon.