A Lunar eclipse occurs when the Moon passes within the Earth’s shadow or umbra and blocks the Sun’s light from reaching the Moon.
The Lunar eclipse on the 23rd March falls in Libra the sign of balance, diplomacy and refinement. The Moon represents what is hidden within us, as Carl Jung, the founder of Analytical Psychology commented it is our ‘shadow self’. The Moon now in opposition to the Sun and the Earth blocking the Sun’s light a Lunar eclipse can have a profound effect on our emotions, feelings and imagination. It can bring emotional issues to the surface making this an uncomfortable way to feel. However used in a positive way once these feelings have been faced it can herald a time of clearing away issues from the past once and for all. In Libra the sign of diplomacy this would be a good time for discussions, debates and mediation.
Eclipses Solar or Lunar are game changers for all of the star signs, clearing out what is no longer needed, either materially or in an emotional way. A great time to make important decisions and this in turn will bring about a new beginning.
Solar eclipses occur when the Moon passes between the Earth and the Sun.
The Solar eclipse on the 9th March falls in Pisces, the Moon, Mercury and Venus are all close by, along with Neptune. For all born under this sign it will be an enormous learning curve and potentially bring new prospects. Whatever hasn’t been working for Pisceans this opportunity to move direction, goalposts, targets and ambitions should not be missed. Pisces is the sign that has no boundaries, but used well this characteristic can really impress. Whatever you’re looking to achieve Pisces in all areas of your life now is the time to examine your own needs, wishes and desires.
With the Sun, Moon and Mercury in opposition to Jupiter all star signs should use this astrological event to examine their own lives and consolidate the achievements already gained.
Eclipses are game changers for all of the star signs, clearing out what is no longer needed, either materially or in an emotional way. A great time to make important decisions and this in turn will bring about a new beginning.
Aries (21st March – 20th April): Start thinking outside the box, the more original and different the better.
Taurus (21st April – 21st May): This month make some space for “me time” this will act like a well needed tonic and relax you.
Gemini (22nd May – 21st June): The more opportunities to socialise the better, you’ll enjoy doing this over the next few weeks.
Cancer (22nd June – 23rd July): Put yourself first, your own well being is very important so don’t take on too much.
Leo (24th July – 23rd August): Gentle persuasion will allow you to get what you want from others.
Virgo (24th August – 23rd September): By getting people on your side and in the loop you can enjoy your successes.
Libra (24th September – 23rd October): Plan a special outing and enjoy some well deserved relaxation time with your friends and family.
Scorpio (24th October – 22nd November): This month it’s your personal life that needs your attention and efforts.
Sagittarius (23rd November – 21st December): Keep yourself to yourself and stick to your normal routine.
Capricorn (22nd December – 20th January): By using your natural cautious nature trust that you are on the right pathway.
Aquarius (21st January – 19th February): Don’t take on too much over the coming weeks but consolidate any projects and new ideas.
Pisces (20th February – 20th March): Staying at home is not an option as your company will be in demand and you’ll be the centre of attention.