It’s the 18th week of the year and the card of the week is The Knight of Cups. The Knight of Cups brings messages of love and emotion. You may receive some happy news that you’ve been waiting for a while to hear this week. The number of the week is 9, making this a week that is all about changing endings into beginnings. Going on my intuition but this week will be full of unexpected surprises.
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Sunday 5/1/16 Four of Pentacles Reversed
Moon enters Pisces 7:33 AM PST
The card of the day is the Four of Pentacles Reversed. The reversed meaning of this is similar to the upright meaning but its has more of a Scroogish air to it. Where as the Four of Pentacles upright involves being extremely frugal out of fear, the 4 of Pentacles reversed is outright clinging to money out of paranoia. It can also suggest that you need to team up with others to help you get to the place you want to be financially. And the transits today make it easy to approach people for the most part. Sun sextile Neptune at 5:01 AM PST will make it easy to connect with others. Moon sextile Venus will bring happiness, harmony and flow to all encounters. The only challenging aspect of the day is Moon square Mars at 8:35 PM PST. Disagreements about money could surface so make sure you know exactly what’s going on with your finances in case you have any disagreements with your partner, boss or financial institutions. It would be wise to keep an eye on your bank account today. The moon enters Pisces in the morning and will remain there for the rest of the day. When the Moon is in Pisces, which can cause your confidence to waver. However, if you tap into 6, the number of the day, you’ll find yourself coming out on top.
Mantra: Teamwork makes the dream work.
Monday 5/2/16 Strength (Rx)
Moon in Pisces
Moon Void of Course 10:08 PM PST
Strength upright is all about standing inside your own personal power. When it’s reversed, it indicates that this is a time that your confidence will be challenged. You may feel vulnerable or disempowered or that you have no control over your life. But remember, control is all in the mind. Moon conjunct Neptune at 3:23 AM PST will bring sensitive, empathetic energy that could make it difficult to communicate with others. If you’re struggling to get your point across, step back from the situation until the transit passes. Moons sextile Sun at 4:59 AM PST will bring happiness, harmony and flow. If you are asleep during either of these transits, the messages could show up in your dreams. Moon opposition Jupiter at 6:23 AM PST will bring personal confrontation and self doubts. Take some time to go over your strengths and feel proud of yourself for getting through all the trials we face as human beings. Moon square Saturn at 9:38 AM PST could cause more depression brought on by feelings of inadequacy. Moon sextile Pluto at 1:16 AM PST will bring deep connections with others that can help you work through the emotional hurtles you may have had to clear today. Moon sextile Mercury at 10:08 PM PST will get conversation flowing so it won’t be hard to express your feelings freely and you’ll find your strength return. The number of the day is 7, a number of destiny. The Moon is in the mysterious sign of Pisces, reminding us that there are no explanations for the things we face in life, all we can do is follow our intuition out of the fog.
Mantra: Don’t let your challenges become your limitations.
Tuesday 5/3/16 3 of Pentacles
Moon Void of Course
Moon enters Taurus 10:04 AM PST
The card of the day is the three of Pentacles, a card is a card of working together to build your dreams. Sun trine Jupiter at 12:58 AM PST is a very positive transit. It brings good feelings, harmony and relaxation. You will feel optimistic about your future and you will accept any changes that need to be made in your life graciously. The confidence will ride through the day and amplify Moon trine Mars at 9:43 PM PST at 9:43 PM PST. The Moon enters the confident, strong willed sign of Aries at 10:04 AM PST and will stay there for most of the day.
Mantra: Yesterdays challenges have become today’s strengths.
Wednesday 5/4/16 5 of Cups
Moon in Aries
Moon Void of Course 9:17 PM PST
The 5 of Cups is a card of moving on from disappointments. Being let down is such a terrible feeling but often, we get so wrapped up in negative feelings that we forget to see the blessings all around us. Moon trine Saturn at 10:34 AM PST will bring the stability and logic you need to face any disappointments with a practical attitude. Moon square Pluto at 2:11 PM PST will bring impulsiveness honestly with feelings and also intense confrontation. This transit will help you make the opportunity break for freedom that comes with Moon conjunct Uranus at 9:17 PM PST. The Moon goes void of course in Aries at 9:17 PM PST, so most of the day will be filled with an ambitious drive to move forward despite the potential for disappointments. The number of the day is 9, a number of endings becoming beginnings.
Mantra: Don’t be sad because it’s over. Be happy because it happened.
Thursday 5/5/16 Lovers
Moon enters Taurus
The Lovers is a card that on the surface, speaks for itself but there’s so much more to it than that. It’s about making a choice with who or what to dedicate yourself. It’s a turning point; a time when you chose a path to go down and accept all the joy and pain that comes with being with someone or doing something that you really love. Moon conjunct Venus at 10:12 PM PST is a time to go out and celebrate. Because you’ll be in flow with all the good energy around you, you may meet a potential love partner (although it’s strongly discouraged to start relationships during Mercury retrograde). Also, be sure that you don’t lose track of how much money you’re spending because you’re having too good of a time. The Moon enters the sensual sign of Taurus today, bringing with it a deep love and appreciation for all things that are beautiful. The number of the day is 1, a number of new beginnings.
Mantra: “All is full of love.” — Bjork
Friday 5/6/26 Page of Pentacles
New Moon 3:29 PM PST
Moon in Taurus
Moon Void of Course 10:10 PM PST
The card of the day is the Page of Pentacles. The Page knows when to roll up his sleeves and get to work. He has a dream of one day and he’s ready to embark on the journey to claim his destiny. Moon sextile Neptune at 4:33 AM PST will bring emotional empathy. Use your intuition to see through illusions. Moon trine Jupiter will bring happiness, harmony and flow to your morning. Moon conjunct Sun at 12:29 PM PST may leave you feeling tired and drained. This is just the effect of the New Moon, so pace yourself and give yourself the opportunity to rest and recharge. Set some short term intentions that can be wrapped up during Mercury Retrograde and take your cosmic garbage out to the curb. Moon trine Pluto at 1:37 PM PST will keep your energy low but any sex had during this time should be very fulfilling. Be careful not wear yourself obsessing about things you can’t control. Moon conjunct Mercury at 7:10 PM PST will help you find the words to give your emotions a voice. Vocalizing your feelings may very well bring surprising new beginnings. The Moon goes void of course in Taurus at 7:10 PM PST. When the Moon is in Taurus, people have the tendency to be materialistic and stubborn. The number of the day is 2, a number of balance.
Mantra: I am filled with limitless potential.
Saturday 5/7/16 Ace of Pentacles
Moon Void of Course
Moon Enters Pisces 9:15 PM PST
The card of the day is the Ace of Pentacles, a card that signals new beginnings in abundance. Sun trine Pluto at 6:00 AM PST will give you the insight you need to expand your perceptions of yourself. Go out, explore and embrace whatever comes to you. Moon opposition Mars at 7:34 PM PST could bring volatile moods, disagreements and maybe even physical confrontation. The moon is void of course in the abundant sign of Taurus and Mercury is retrograde in Taurus so disruptions around money matters are a strong possibility today. The number of the day is 3, a number of things coming together. All in all, you may have epiphanies about your financial situation that could lead to you gaining different insight into how you look at money.
Mantra: “Abundance is not something we become, it’s something we tune in to.”—Wayne Dyer
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