Astrology of Saturday, August 25th 2018

Astrology of Saturday, August 25th 2018

Daily Astro-Weather

Saturday is host to a particularly interesting and rather auspicious Full Moon. Before anything else about it is said, it must be stated that this is the first lunation since June which is not an eclipse nor conjoined a malefic. It’s been a rough string of Moons, both Full and New, and this one breaks the streak.

The Full Moon itself occurs at 3 Pisces, aligned with the royal star Fomalhut. Though many stars have qualities contrary to the sign which they overlap with, Fomalhut is not one of those. Fomalhut grants potency through magic and imagination. It is otherworldly and poetic, quite like Pisces itself. It amplifies the fecund, dreamy quality one would expect from a Pisces Moon.

This watery, connected, imaginative quality is counterpointed usefully by the simultaneous occurrence of a Grand Earth Trine between the Sun in Virgo, Saturn in Capricorn and Uranus in Taurus. This alliance between planets in Earth signs offers us up a full complement of construction equipment, from bulldozers to backhoes. Its power is to change the physical arrangement of things, a perfect complement to the soulful Pisces Moon. Dare to dream a better landscape, and then with shovel in hand, labor to move both the mountains and the molehills.

Horoscopes & Ongoing Influences

Aspects (PT)

Moon in Aquarius -> Pisces, Full Moon
Sun Trine Uranus: Aug 25 2018 9:37 AM
Sun Trine Saturn: Aug 25 2018 3:07 PM
Moon Enters Pisces: Aug 25 2018 10:30 PM
Moon Sextile Uranus: Aug 26 2018 3:20 AM
Moon Sextile Saturn: Aug 26 2018 3:45 AM
Full Moon: Aug 26 2018 4:54 AM

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Austin Coppock is a writer, esotericist and astrologer based in Ashland, OR. He published paperback Almanacs from 2011-15 but began posting his prognostications online last year, referring to his collection of weekly, monthly, yearly essays and daily delineations as “The Online Almanac”. This work is made possible by his supporters on Patreon. Austin was President of the non-profit organization “Association for Young Astrologers” from 2012-2016. His most recent book is “36 Faces: The History, Astrology and Magic of the Decans”, published by Three Hands Press.

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  1. Phew! Finally a little relief! TY for your post!

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Astrology of Saturday, August 25th 2018

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