The full moon on January 28th graces us with a dramatic and fiery influence as it finds itself in regal Leo. This moon is in the midst of a T-square because of Taurus and Aquarius residing in the planets Uranus, Mars, Saturn, Jupiter, as well as the sun. While this full moon just wants to have fun, its majestic spotlight is dimmed down because of the opposing planets.
Despite all of the chaotic influences around this full moon, it still comes in with the dramatic entrance and calls for attention towards all things that keep us from standing in the spotlight and expressing our unique and creative truths.
When the moon is in Leo there is a need to be recognized as well as appreciated for our unique talents and skills. When we are not met with the applause that we desire, then extravagant these traits can instead turn into massive emotional imbalances that cater to overreacting and lashing out from bruised egos. it is very important that an outlet is found for all of this creative energy, that we keep our pride as well as our vanity in check, and most importantly, we learn to receive that constructive criticism as a means to improve on our craft rather than taking it to heart and running away like a cowardly lion.
The cosmos are focused on helping us understand what makes us so unique, where we receive our inspiration, how our individual paths can contribute to humanity as a whole. This is a time of grasp in the many ways on how we can lead by example and how our tribe contributes to our goals and aspirations.
The full moon in Leo wants nothing more than to express itself in a romantic flair and well as to marvel in the affections of those they adore the most. Romance, intimacy, and all things pertaining to love are done in style, and oftentimes they can be somewhat overdone because they can be so over the top. Leo's influence is always, go big or go home. Nothing is ever done halfheartedly.
One of the biggest lessons during this Full Moon is not to allow others dictate our worth, as the regal Leo thrives off social acceptance and the applause from their audience. We have to remember that not everyone understands our superpowers – our unique expression. It is important to stay true to ourselves, to be genuine and not to allow the opinions or social constructs that others live by, to hold us back from roaring loud and acting big. The Full Moon in Leo beckons you to have courage and to dare to make our dreams come true.
The prior new moon in Capricorn was all about structuring that five-year plan and setting intentions that we can follow for the long term. And so, the full moon in Leo emphasizes on that, bringing to life our goals and allowing those intentions to take form, offering us a glimpse of what is paved into our paths and the achievements that are to come from our unbreakable efforts.
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The full moon in Leo offers you resolution to an old issue that has been bothering you for quite some time. You are going to receive a fair result, and this is going to be favored in the fact that you will be able to move forward whereas you had been stuck in the past. If you have been considering purchasing a home or moving forward with some sort of binding contract, then this is most definitely the time to move forward with this plan as it will eventually open even more doors for you.
This is a time of marveling over all of your past accomplishments and soaking it all in with pride, as well as gaping in the feelings of achievement as you realize that you have conquered many goals that you had set forth in the past. Taurus, you deserve a much-needed break and to enjoy the pause between goals. You are right where you need to be, and there is no other greater feeling than having confirmation that you have done well and are also headed to greater things.
This is a time of celebration, in coming together with those that you love and cherish the most and appreciating your time with them. You are going to be making memories that will last a lifetime and in which you will look back upon with happiness and gratitude, while soaking in those uplifting vibrations that you had first felt when you experienced them. If you have been considering holding a social event or hosting a celebration of sorts, then move forward with that plan as this is going to be exactly what you need to uplift your spirits.
Bite your tongue, Cancer, as you may be triggered by others around you to behave in ways that you normally wouldn't. You are quite upset about certain circumstances in which you feel others let you down. You may also have been harboring resentment for quite some time now because of this issue being something rather repetitive within your social circle, romantic relationship, or family connections. Your ideals, hobbies, or your mission may not correlate with others, and so you will have to work on your own. Focus on honing that sense of independence rather than allowing a codependent nature to bring you down from the unrealized expectations of others.
The full moon has you in the spotlight as well as deep in your feelings, Leo, and a lot of these feelings may be rather unsettling. You might be dealing with a disappointing situation in which you have to separate yourself from something that you had invested a lot of time and energy into. It is important to know that greater things are available on a different path, and so do not try to cling to something that is crumbling, otherwise you were going to be met with even more restriction, disappointment, and heartache. This situation is your catalyst for growth as well as a much-needed release. After this period, you are going to feel rejuvenated, restored, as well as having your vitality rekindled. In a sense this experience is going to be a blessing in disguise in which you will restore balance in your life.
The full moon strengthens your Virgo traits in being of service to others. You are going to be called upon to help somebody in need, and it is not so much your criticism, problem solving skills in providing excellent advice, or doing something for them in a physical nature, instead you are called to provide sympathetic ear as well as a motherly and nurturing touch. This is a time of expressing your affection to those who need it the most. Those who cry the loudest need the most love. A hug can truly move mountains for the right person. You may also be experiencing bouts of increased intuition in which you can sense the emotions and sensations of others and perhaps may confuse them as your own – if you happen to feel emotionally disoriented, go through your contacts list and get in touch with the name that sticks out the most, as you may never know how much you could be right on the money in knowing that someone needs you.
You may be called upon to offer advice to somebody who is going through a situation that you might be a bit familiar to. Your experience and expertise are going to be needed. This person more than likely is someone younger than you or perhaps not as experienced as you when it comes to this particular situation. You may also find that you are having to act as the mediator within your social media platform or social circles, and so it is important not too lean too far to one side or the other when it comes to good friends having an argument, and rather offer them objective advice on how to agree to disagree.
While the cosmos heavily oppose your sign, Scorpio, it does seem that they offer many gifts to you in terms of opportunities that accentuate your greatest skills. You are going to be admired as well as applauded by many who are inspired by your creative force. This is a time of standing in the spotlight and soaking in all of the greatness that you deserve. Do not hold back when it comes to expressing yourself freely, as your expression is the Inspiration that others need.
You were given a second chance at something that you had allowed to slip through your fingers in the past. Whether you feel you had failed at this or not, it is important to take in all of the experiences that you had endured and to consider a different approach on how to finally make this successful. Also, keep in mind that your perspective about yourself as well as the situation is extremely important when it comes to you succeeding or failing this time around. Focus on positive results and that is what you will receive, focus on what you lack, and that is what you will experience.
An unavoidable situation or even a person that you have a quarreling history with, comes charging into your life when you least expect it. You may feel as if this is a distraction trying to derail you, or an invitation to engage in conflict. When in fact, this is something that is needed to cross your path so to open your eyes to other possibilities, information, resources, as well as hidden strengths within you. While you might be tempted to stray from the path you are currently committed to, it is important that you stand firm and remained grounded, do not bend, but do offer some compromise and be open minded to the information that comes through.
During the full moon in Leo, you will be doing an emotional inventory of who brings value into your life and who takes from it. Your social circle, friendships, romantic affairs, and even family relationships are going to be in question during this time. You may feel as if something is crumbling, perhaps one of these aspects is providing too much restriction, drama, or even disappointment into your life, and as much as you try to maintain an even flow and keep the peace, nothing seems to work. This may also be a good time to reach out to somebody that you trust as well as look up to in terms of providing inspiration and guidance for this situation. Do not hesitate to reach out, Aquarius, for an objective perspective may be exactly what you need so too restore the peace that you seek.
You love to sit there and marvel over all of your dreams, goals, and aspirations, and oftentimes they unfortunately just remain in your head. This is a time of acting these dreams so to bring them into reality. You would not have these dreams, goals, or aspirations if they were never meant to be reached. You are going to receive opportunities during this time that allow you to take that first big step, and so it is very important that you act when the time is right. Do not allow these opportunities to pass you by and make your dreams come true.
On Wednesday, January 13th, we have an extremely ambitious new moon in Capricorn which is in conjunction with power-hungry Pluto, and so this makes the ideal time to act in securing a solid plan for the new year. This is a time of drawing out that road map to success, in considering what higher goals we want to align with in terms of that five-year plan.
When the moon is in Capricorn, she is in her most practical and business minded state. This is where our goals for the future become important and we are more inspired to act responsibly as well as focused on organizing a foolproof plan on how we can make our dreams to reality. We are able to place a ladder that allows us to climb far up into the sky, beyond the limitations that we had once seen as blockages and bringing our highest dreams down into our reality.
There is most definitely a need to put a major emphasis on acting responsibly, as this is also a time when others do not mind getting down and dirty and climbing over others for the sole purpose of reaching their personal goals. While family matters as well as tending to those whom we are responsible for is also on the forefront, when it comes to business or expansion in other areas, many do not mind throwing others under the bus. Basically, this may also be a time in which we see more corruption and the abuse of power within our political and authority systems, and so we must be mindful not to bring these actions into our own inner worlds.
The Capricorn moon urges us to take charge and organize any part of our lives that have become chaotic, scattered, toxic, or disruptive. This is a time of setting down rules, guidelines, and following through with new methods that bring solidity to our projects.
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The new moon in Capricorn calls for a sacrifice, Aries, and no this does not mean some sort of blood sacrifice. However, it could mean the sacrifice of your own blood, sweat, and tears. You have been going about something the wrong way, and you are no longer able to continue. You have to consider different avenues in which you can move forward. You may even have to wait for someone with more authority in this situation to give you the green light as well. While you prefer setting your own rules, it seems that this time around you are at the mercy of someone else’s authority.
While the new moon in Capricorn is in your element, Taurus, it does seem that your mind is anything but grounded right now. You may not be seeing something for what it truly is, and are romanticizing about what it could be. You are a realist, and you are quite practical with your approach to even your most far-reaching dreams, however, you may need to remove those rose-colored glasses so to see something for what it truly is. Now is not the time to make any long-term commitments, so be patient as whatever answers you were seeking will come once you have a clearer perspective.
It seems that something that was left unsaid or undone is cycling back into your life and begging for a resolution. This may come through aggressively, causing a conflicting type of energy that has you on edge. You must try your hardest not to react on the defense, and instead consider what lessons must be learned and use your amazing wit and sharp intellect to bring about the resolution that is needed.
While the new moon in Capricorn does oppose you, Cancer, it does seem that it has you deep in your feelings as well as heightening your psychic and empathic abilities. Your dreams may be far more intense than they have been in quite some time, and so it is important to keep a dream Journal by your bedside so to jot down any important symbolism that sticks out, as these may be insights to something important Involving others in your life. Also, do not forget to nurture yourself during this time, as you may be called to help others, and so balancing the needs of others and that of your own is also just as important during this new moon.
You are given building blocks that help you layout the foundation of your future empire. This is a time of being receptive and taking in information, acquiring new skills, and creating new projects that are going to fuel your passions and your goals far into the future. You may have to put forth a lot of effort at this time and perhaps receive little reward in return, however, that is just temporary, as not only are these new skills you are acquiring going to pay off in the future, but the rewards that will be there are far greater than you realize right now. All of your efforts will be worthwhile.
A passionate fire is ignited beneath you, Virgo, as you receive the inspiration from a significant connection in your social circle. This inspiring force helps you put together a solid plan that brings you closer to your treasured goals. You are one that does not mind working hard and getting dirty in the process, and so when you have a vision that you feel so connected to, nothing can stand in your way from manifesting it into reality. The new moon in Capricorn is a time of goal setting and goal reaching for you.
This is a time of your hard efforts from the past taking form and manifesting many of your desires right before your eyes. You may feel as if you had struck gold during this new moon in Capricorn, and Libra, while you are able to see beauty in the most mundane, the beauty that you are seeing right now is truly something to behold. If you are given an opportunity or have an itch to start a creative project or business venture, then you need to get to it, as you will find that you are perfectly aligned with the flow so to rapidly reap results.
You might be lighting the candle at both ends right now, Scorpio, as you have a lot going on in your personal life and it seems that other aspects have you just as busy. You may feel as if there is no end in sight when it comes to trying to reach a treasure goal, and you may even fantasize about throwing in that towel. While you are one of the most driven of the Zodiac, and relentless in your pursuit to achieving your goals and desires, you may be at your wits end right now. Do not deviate from your path, for you are far closer to the finish line than you realize.
The new moon in Capricorn promises a resolution, Sagittarius, whereas in the past there has been conflict and much frustration that had you feeling fatigued and even depressed. You are promised a new cycle in which you feel rejuvenated, the return of joy and optimism, as well as feeling restored in your vision for the future. You are back to your happy go lucky self, and you feel amazing. Use this energy to your advantage and set your sights towards a higher goal.
While you are under the spotlight, Capricorn, it does seem that this new moon may have a different goal in mind for you than it does for many others in the Zodiac. This is a time to purge that toxicity which holds you back from achieving your most treasured goals. You need to be mindful of how you express your power, you need to be careful about who you may hurt in the process of moving towards your dreams, and you need to ensure that whatever you are reaching for is not self-serving but is good for the collective as well. With great power, comes great responsibility.
While many in the Zodiac are pushing forward to new goals and soaring new heights, this is a time for you to slow down and to smell the roses, Aquarius. You have accomplished so much in the recent past, and so it is time for you to marvel over your accomplishments and to pat yourself on the back. Before you go towards a new goal or venture, be sure to practice the art of standing still, becoming radically present within yourself, so that you can feel the joys as well as the pride that you so deserve. You may also find that you are called to act as a mediator between a dispute amongst close friends. You are a natural diplomat, and your advice is often ahead of its time, and so it will be easy for you to channel exactly what needs to be said so to mend bridges between others.
You are given the green light to start something amazing, Pisces, and you feel it deep within your soul that this is something that will most definitely be worthwhile. All of your hard efforts will pay off, and so follow that inspiration and allow your intuition to guide you towards a new venture that is going to open more doors, bring forth the prosperity and abundance that you desire, as well as manifest other dreams into reality. You are peaked with power right now, Pisces, and so use it wisely.
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