ASTROLOGICAL HIGHLIGHTS OF THE MONTH:
3/1/14- NEW MOON IN PISCES AT 3:01 AM EST
3/1/14- MARS, THE ACTION PLANET, STATIONS RETROGRADE IN LIBRA AT 11:25 AM EST
3/2/14- SATURN, THE KARMA AND RESPONSIBILITY PLANET, STATIONS RETROGRADE IN SCORPIO
3/6/14- JUPITER, THE PLANET OF REWARD AND EXPANSIVE GROWTH, STATIONS DIRECT IN CANCER
3/16/14- FULL MOON IN VIRGO AT 1:09 PM EDT
3/20/14- SUN ENTERS FIRE SIGN ARIES- SPRING EQUINOX
3/30/14- NEW MOON IN ARIES AT 2:46 PM EDT
3/1/14- We start the month with a NEW MOON in dreamy, imaginative and mystical PISCES. This New Moon closely aligns with Neptune and Chiron in Pisces, magnifying energy that is sensitive, artistic, psychic, compassionate or confused. New beginnings involve your dreams, soul-searching, relaxation, music, creativity and healing.
3/1/14- MARS STATIONS RETROGRADE AT 27 DEGREES OF LIBRA. Mars is retrograde until 5/19/14. However, Mars will remain in the sign of Libra until 7/27/14, due to the long retrograde cycle. Mars rules ACTION. A retrograde cycle calls us to refocus our energy and drive. Mars is assertiveness and willpower. It also rules anger and impulsive behavior when misused. Libra is a social air sign. It rules relationships, collaboration, diplomacy, fairness, balance and mediation. Where is Libra in your natal birth chart. This is an area of dramatic focus for us for months to come. The universe wants us to pay attention to how we assert or do not assert ourselves in that area of life.
3/2/14- SATURN STATIONS RETROGRADE AT 23 DEGREES OF SCORPIO. It will not go direct until 7/20/14 at 16 degrees of Scorpio. This is a time of increased responsibility and consolidation. We are re-defining and learning life lessons that test our commitments, relationships, careers, families, personal lives and so on. Scorpio is deep, profound and persevering. It rises like the phoenix from the ashes. Scorpio is survivor energy. It also rules transformation and depth of emotions.
3/2/14- VENUS IN CAPRICORN IN SQUARE ASPECT TO MARS IN LIBRA, the planets ruling love, money and action. Challenges in relationships are possible today. Passion is high, but controlled.
3/5/14- VENUS ENTERS AIR SIGN AQUARUIS. The love planet leaves tradition oriented Capricorn and enters unconventional and freedom loving Aquarius.
3/16/14- JUPITER STATIONS DIRECT AT 10 DEGREES OF WATER SIGN CANCER. This has been a great year for most Cancer individuals to shine, receive promotions and rewards, or just plain feel more optimistic about life. During a Jupiter station, optimism, expansive growth, truth, beliefs and ideology are amplified. Jupiter is plugging into the ongoing Uranus-Pluto square transformational aspect, and Mars will trigger it this spring. Expect sudden developments, friction and change in the world at large.
3/10-3/11/14- MERCURY IN AQUARIUS IN SQUARE ASPECT TO SATURN IN SCORPIO. Expect some possible delays and obstacles in areas of communication or travel today. The pace is slower and more controlled. This aspect supports study, serious conversations and mental focus.
3/16/14- FULL MOON AT 26 V IRGO AT 1:09 PM EDT. Virgo is the fullness of the harvest. It is a productive, organized, efficient earth sign. It also rules devotion to service and matters of daily health and work routines. It’s opposition to the Sun in Pisces asks us to balance all the details with an awareness of unity and wholeness.
3/17/14- MERCURY, THE COMMUNICATION PLANET, ENTERS INTUITIVE AND MYSTICAL PISCES. Over the next few weeks, our minds are more imaginative, inspired and creative.
3/18/14- MERCURY IN PISCES TRINES JUPITER IN CANCER. The mind is in positive flow with opportunity and imagination. Psychic intuition is in high gear.
3/20/14- SUN ENTERS 0 DEGREES ARIES- THE SPRING EQUINOX. Aries is the first of the fire signs, and is symbolized by the archetypal ram. Aries symbolizes new beginnings…fresh new energy that favors immediacy and directness. Aries is a natural leader and needs a goal to defend or strive for to feel fulfilled.
3/22/14- MERCURY IN PISCES CONJOINS NEPTUNE IN PISCES. This combination is otherworldly, magical, psychic, intuitive, mediumistic, compassionate and highly imaginative. It is enhanced by a harmonious trine to expansive Jupiter.
3/29/14- VENUS IN AQUARIUS IN SQUARE ASPECT TO SATURN IN SCORPIO. Use caution in matters of love and finances. The relating principle is serious and controlled today. However, this aspect is aided by a more social and flirtatious Venus trine to Mars today.
3/30/14- NEW MOON AT 9 DEGREES OF ARIES AT 2:46 PM EDT. THIS NEW MOON PACKS A PUNCH WITH A CONJUNCTION TO WILD CARD URANUS! New beginnings are energetically charged with innovation, invention, individuality, freedom, progress, change and/or rebellion against the status quo. This is an auspicious time to engage in social media, networking, launch a web site, build new group alliances, make new friends or become more independent. Uranus is the archetype of the inventor, humanitarian and rebel. Where is 9 Aries located in your birth chart? This is where we are called to be daring and different this month.
3/31-4/1/14- SUN IN ARIES IN SQUARE ASPECT TO JUPITER IN CANCER. A few days emphasizing optimism, truth, humor, exaggeration, indulgence or restlessness.