Sunday, December 31st: Moon in Gemini opposite Mercury in Sagittarius – should you follow your heart or your head? „We know too much and feel too little. At least, we feel too little of those creative emotions from which a good life springs“ (Bertrand Russell)

Saturday, December 30th: Moon in Gemini – curiosity has many benefits: it can help you learn pretty much anything and it also develops your social skills. „Curiosity is, in great and generous minds, the first passion and the last“ (Samuel Johnson)

Friday, December 29th: Moon in Taurus opposite Jupiter in Scorpio – today, it is difficult to control spending, but at least you can try. „If you understand this basic concept, it becomes clear that every spending decision is a spiritual decision. Waste, for example, is not a squandering of our resources. It is a poor use of His“ (James C. Dobson)

Thursday, December 28th: Mars in Scorpio trine Neptune in Pisces – follow your intuition! Today, it will guide you better than anything else. „Is is by logic that we prove, but by intuition that we discover“ (Henri Poincaré)

Wednesday, December 27th: Moon in Aries trine Mercury in Sagittarius – a good day to socialize. Meet up with your friends, go to a party,  plan a romantic date! „Lions, wolves, and vultures don’t live together in herds, droves or flocks. Of all animals of prey, man is the only sociable one. Every one of us preys upon his neighbour, and yet we herd together“ (John Gay

Tuesday, December 26th: Moon in Aries square Venus in Capricorn – it is hard to control your emotions, today. You will probably see some people bursting out laughing or crying. „I have always said and felt that true enjoyment cannot be described“ (Jean Jacques Rousseau)

Monday, December 25th: Venus enters Capricorn – you become more pragmatic and you try to build relationships with powerful people. „However much you study, you cannot know without action. A donkey laden with books is neither an intellectual nor a wise man. Empty of essence, what learning has he whether upon him is firewood or book?“ (Saadi)

Sunday, December 24th: Moon conjunct Neptune in Pisces – you can undestand people on a deeper level. «I don’t like that man. I must get to know him better» (Abraham Lincoln)

Saturday, December 23rd: Moon in Aquarius sextile Uranus in Aries – today, you have a lot of wild and crazy ideas. «The world has always gone forward when people have dared to have crazy ideas» (Gioconda Belli)

Friday, December 22nd: Moon in Aquarius sextile Mercury in Sagittarius – Sincerity has a special power and today you can discover it. «If I’m sincere today, what does it matter if I regret it tomorrow?» (José Saramago)

Thursday, December 21st: Sun enters Capricorn – Working towards a long-term goal is most satisfying. „When it is obvious that the goals cannot be reached, don’t adjust the goals, adjust the action steps“ (Confucius)

More about Capricorn

Wednesday, December 20th: Saturn enters Capricorn – you become more focused on your career and social status. Self-discipline becomes one of the most appreciated qualities. „Seek freedom and become captive of your desires. Seek discipline and find your liberty” (Frank Herbert)

Saturn in Capricorn for Your Money and Career (December 20th, 2018-December 17th, 2020)

Saturn, the Bringer of Old Age

Tuesday, December 19th: Moon in Capricorn sextile Mars in Scorpio – it is difficult to be a deep thinker in the modern world, but today we can acquire a deeper understanding of life and of ourselves. „Any fool can criticize, condemn, and complain but it takes character and self-control to be understanding and forgiving“ (Dale Carnegie)

Monday, December 18th: New Moon in Sagittarius (Sun conjunct Moon in Sagittarius) – expand your consciousness, expand your horizons, expand your mind! This is what the New Moon in Sagittarius wants you to do, today. „Make it thy business to know thyself, which is the most difficult lesson in the world“ (Miguel de Cervantes)

Moon Calendar – New Moon in 2017

Moon Calendar – New Moon in 2018

Sunday, December 17th: Moon conjunct retrograde Mercury in Sagittarius – we are easily influenced. On such a day, you need to choose your friends wisely. „A person without much power is easily influenced by others, whether they are physical or non-physical beings. Their life is easily ruined. They are blown around like a leaf in the wind“ (Frederick Lenz)

Saturday, December 16th: Sun in Sagittarius trine Uranus in Aries – breaking some rules can be funny today. Affirm your freedom! „I am no bird; and no net ensnares me: I am a free human being with an independent will“ (Charlotte Brontë)

Friday, December 15th: Mercury conjunct Venus in Sagittarius – you need to discover and develop your true talents and skills. „A lion’s greater talents are revealed in the jungle, not in the circus“ (Matshona Dhliwayo)

Thursday, December 14th: Moon in Scorpio trine Neptune in Pisces – we all have secrets. Today, you must make sure that your secrets stay a secret. „If you want to keep a secret, you must also hide it from yourself“ (George Orwell)

Wednesday, December 13th: Sun conjunct Mercury in Sagittarius – intolerance is for narrow-minded people. Smart people understand and admire cultural differences. „It is not for me to judge another man’s life. I must judge, I must choose, I must spurn, purely for myself. For myself, alone“ (Hermann Hesse)

Tuesday, December 12th: Moon in Libra sextile Venus in Sagittarius – focus on the good things and this will bring more positivity into your life. „Dwell on the beauty of life. Watch the stars, and see yourself running with them“ (Marcus Aurelius)

Monday, December 11th: Moon in Virgo square Saturn in Sagittarius – you have to manage a complicated day, at work. „Coming together is a beginning; keeping together is progress; working together is success“ (Henry Ford)

Sunday, December 10th: Mercury retrograde in Sagittarius trine Uranus in Aries – you need to tell people how you feel. „Insincerity is always weakness; sincerity even in error is strength“ (George Henry Lewes)

Saturday, December 9th: Mars enters Scorpio –you have a very high energy level, powerful desires and emotions. „The world is little, people are little, human life is little. There is only one big thing — desire.” (Willa Cather)

Mars, the bringer of war

Friday, December 8th: Moon in Leo trine Uranus in Aries – the stars help you make a change in your life. „If we don’t change, we don’t grow. If we don’t grow, we aren’t really living“ (Gail Sheehy)

Thursday, December 7th: Mars in Libra sextile Saturn in Sagittarius – explore all the options before making a decision! „It’s not hard to make decisions when you know what your values are“ (Roy Disney)

Wednesday, November 6th: Mercury conjunct Saturn in Sagittarius – concentration and focus are improved, today. A good day for intellectual work. „The power to concentrate was the most important thing. Living without this power would be like opening one’s eyes without seeing anything“ (Haruki Murakami)

Tuesday, November 5th: Moon in Cancer trine Jupiter in Scorpio – helping friends and family makes a big difference, today. „No one has ever become poor by giving“ (Anne Frank)

Monday, January 4th: Jupiter in Scorpio trine Neptune in Pisces – we become more generous. When you give, you can greatly help others, but you feel better too. „Goodness is about character – integrity, honesty, kindness, generosity, moral courage, and the like. More than anything else, it is about how we treat other people“ (Dennis Prager)

Sunday, December 3rd: Full Moon in Gemini (Sun in Sagittarius opposite Moon in Gemini) – today, words are the most powerful weapons on earth. Choose them wisely and think before you speak! „Silence is the language of god, all else is poor translation.“ (Jalaluddin Rumi)

Moon in Gemini

Moon Phases 2017 – Fool Moon Calendar

Moon Phases 2018 – Fool Moon Calendar

  • Mercury retrograde in Sagittarius – it is not the best time for traveling abroad. Preparing for tests and exams is also difficult. You need to be open minded and maybe to begin your spiritual practice. „Search, no matter what situation you are in. O thirsty one, search for water constantly. Finally, the time will come when you will reach the spring“ (Rumi)

Saturday, December 2nd: Moon in Taurus trine Pluto in Capricorn – find your hidden natural talents. „Talent hits a target no one else can hit; Genius hits a target no one else can see“ (Arthur Schopenhauer)

Friday, December 1st: Venus enters Sagittarius – you have many experiences in love and in relationships, so you collect a serious number of friends and lovers. Adventure is your primary concern, during this transit. It is a good time for women to use their valuable intellectual traits. „We live in a wonderful world that is full of beauty, charm and adventure. There is no end to the adventures that we can have if only we seek them with our eyes open“ (Jawaharlal Nehru)

Venus, the Binger of Peace

December 2017 Daily Planetary Aspects and Transits