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It’s the 45th week of the year and the card of the week is the Knight of Wands. This week there are a lot of challenges coming our way about finding a balance between the head and heart. This may be due to the fact that Venus enters the passionate sign of Scorpio and emotions could be hot, heavy and complicated. The Knight of Wands cautions us to not jump into things so quickly, especially when your feelings are involved. A lot of swords appeared this week too, reminding us that our best defense against any kind of mishap is logic. The number of the week is 9, a number of near completion.
Mantra: The mind and heart are a powerful team when they work together.
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Monday 11/6/17 8 of Swords
Moon in Gemini
The 8 of Swords is a card of hiding from the truth. The woman on the keeps herself in bondage when she could open up her eyes and see the truth of the matter. Today, be open to the truth. Moon opposition Saturn at 6:57 PM PST is a transit of fear of rejection and failure. Reject the fear and know that you can do anything you set your mind to. Moon sextile Uranus at 7:54 PM PST is a transit of craving new and exciting experiences. Try something different today. The Moon is in the dualistic sign of Gemini reminding us that we have two options: ignorance and truth. The number of the day is 9, a number of near completion.
Mantra: I choose truth.
Tuesday 11/7/17 Knight of Swords
Moon Void of Course 2:39 AM PST
Moon Enters Cancer 2:44 AM PST
The Knight of Swords is a card of action. You may be tempted to rush headlong into whatever it is you’re facing today but remember to look before you leap! Moon trine Venus at 2:39 AM PST is a transit of happiness, harmony and creativity. If you are asleep during this transit, the themes may appear in your dreams. Venus enters the earth shaking sign of Scorpio today at 3:39 AM PST where She will stay until 12/01/27. While Venus is in Scorpio, people will put their entire selves into love and relationships. This however, could lead to obsession and passiveness. People may also keep things secret in matters of love. This is an intense time where loyalty is everything and jealously arises when expectations are not met. This is also a time when sex may be used to manipulate lovers so make sure to maintain a sense of self in romance. If you keep things fun and exciting, this could be a very fulfilling time for love. Moon trine Jupiter at 12”47 PM PST is a transit of happiness, harmony and positivity. Moon square Mars at 7:39 PM PST is a pugnacious transit. Think before you speak, look before you leap. Moon trine Uranus at 9:37 PM PST is a psychic, intuitive transit that encourages you to follow your intuition. The Moon is in the emotional sign of Cancer for most of the day so make sure your heart and head are in agreement before you make any big decisions. The number of the day is 1(0), a nubmer of endings becoming beginnings.
Mantra: Our biggest battles are with ourselves.
Wednesday 11/08/17 King of Swords
Moon in Cancer
Moon void of Course 9:14 PM PST
The Knight of Swords was the card of the day yesterday and the King is a mature version of the knight. Take what you learned about bringing your heart and mind into balance, sit back and see how this approach can change your life. Moon trine Sun at 5:34 AM PST is a transit of happiness, harmony and flow. Moon opposition Pluto at 7:06 AM PST is secretive transit but remember things that the more you try to hide things the more obvious they may seem. Moon square Uranus at 9:14 PM PST may bring those hidden things to the surface with a burst of energy that could bring chaos. To prevent this, speak the truth before things get out of hand. The Moon is in the emotional sign of Cancer all day but She does go void of course at 9:14 PM PST. Keep your head in the game and your heart in your chest.
Mantra: Fear cuts deeper swords.
Thursday 11/09/17 4 of Swords
Moon Enters Leo 4:29 AM PST
The 4 off Swords is a card of rest and rejuvenation. After all the mental challenges and intellectual sword fights fought this week, it’s time to take a breather. Sun sextile Pluto at 4:08 AM PST is a transit that lets you get to the bottom of whatever has been troubling you and make peace with it. Moon square Venus can be an over indulgent transit so remember, there’s a difference between taking a break and being downright lazy. Moon trine Mercury at 2:36 PM PST is a transit of flowing communication. Take some time to catch up with people you care about today. Moon square Jupiter at 3:46 PM PST is a potentially egotistical transit. Keep your head in check. The Moon is in the shiny sign of Leo today so take time to appreciate all the positive things in your life. The number of the day is 3, a number of things coming together.
Mantra: You deserve a break.
Friday 11/10/17 The Devil
Last Quarter in Leo 12:36 PM PST
The Devil is a card of fun and freedom but don’t let what pleases you hold you captive. It is a reminder that it is OK to indulge but remember that the maximum benefit of pleasure in excess comes in moderation. Moon sextile Mars at 12:35 AM PST is an energetic, sexually charged transit. Do something to release this energy. Moon square Sun at 12:36 PM PST brings this lunar cycle full circle as we now move toward New Moon. As you plan your next goals for the lunar cycle, what can you do to boost your confidence so you can achieve what you want next time around? The number of the day is 4, a number of that reminds us to keep things stable.
Mantra: You can dance with the Devil but don’t take him home with you.
Saturday 11/11/17 5 of Cups
Moon Void of Course 12:55 AM PST
Moon Enters Virgo 8:41 AM PST
The 5 of Cups is a card of accepting what you cannot change. Remember instead to be grateful for what you do have. Moon trine Saturn at 12:55 AM PST is a transit of accepting things as they are and working with what you’ve got. Moon trine Uranus at 12:55 AM PST is a transit that encourages you to get out and try new things and meet new people. Saturn trine Uranus at 1:41 AM PST is a transit of taking the revolutionary changes that you’ve experienced in your life since the last time this transit came around on 5/18/17 and understanding developing a deeper understanding at how these changes have integrated into your life. This transit is a reminder to keep pushing ahead. Even if you lost something dear to you, there is still so much more waiting for you beyond acceptance. Moon sextile Venus at 7:07 PM PST is a transit of happiness, harmony and love. If you feel like something is lacking, spend the evening with people you care about. Moon sextile Jupiter at 9:26 PM PST is another feel good transit that will keep the good vibes flowing through the night. The Moon is void of course in Leo until she enters the detail oriented sign of Virgo at 8:41 AM PST. If you’re wondering what went wrong, look first to the details. The number of the day is 5, a number of overcoming hardships.
Mantra: You did your best now be thankful for the rest.
Sunday 11/12/17 Knight of Cups
Moon in Virgo
The Knight of Cups is a card that reminds us that love is a journey. Moon square Mercury at 1:31 AM PST is a transit of mixed up communications. Sometimes its best to stay nothing at all. Moon opposition Neptune at 5:24 AM PST is a transit of muddled perceptions. Be real with yourself and your emotions today. Moon trine Pluto brings outbursts that could clear the air but for the better today at 4:04 PM PST. Moon sextile Sun at 10:55 PST is a transit of happiness, harmony and flow. Surround yourself with love this evening. The Moon is in Virgo for the entire day, reminding us to stay grounded in our journey. The number of the day is 7, a number of mysteries.
Mantra: Love as experienced via the scenic route is something to be savored.
Magdalena Tarot does not claim the rights to any of the Tarot card images used here. All images are from the Darkness of Light Tarot by Tony DiMauro