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Moonwobble Report for May 7, 2013 at Washington, DC

Posted by Richard Burns at Apr 23, 2013 10:15 PM |

Spring Moonwobble Report for May 7, 2013

Moonwobble Report for May 7, 2013 at Washington, DC

Moonwobble Chart for 2013 May 07 at Washington, DC

 MoonWobble Weather Patterns

Peak is 6- 7 - 8 May 2013

 

This Spring MoonWobble of 2013 continues with the Lunar Nodal Axis of Scorpio/Taurus cycle. One particularly interesting feature of this Moonwobble is that the Nodal Axis goes Direct just as the Sun is Conjunct, and seems to peak, briefly, twice.  Our purpose as Translators and Ontologists is to transcend the three-dimensional mind, the shadowy side of problems.  System, Method, Order are the Ontological bywords to approach sense testimony.  MoonWobbles are potent archetypal gifts to identify experiential and existential tension. Use this jolt of joy wisely for accelerated evolution, participation in Cosmic Intention, and transcendance of the endless lunar cycle.  

Thane taught an ontological meditation wherein the Sun symbolizes the essential self ("figuratively speaking") and the Moon reflects an endlessly changing principle. An endlessly cycling wheel of fortune of temporal, mortal flesh, birth, fruition and decay. The Moon goes out into the lifeworld and soaks up its little taste of experience, then offers this chunk of sense testimony to the Sun for processing. The nodal axis crystallizes the relationship between Sun and Moon to reflect that sphere of life in which the coniunctio - the inner blending of the two principles - is most likely to manifest (Greene, 1992). An androgynous coitus between a changing, receptive principle and a constant, radiant principle. Remember, if you are not Translating, then you are food for the Moon.

Each MoonWobble undulate as articulated by Thane runs about 37 days in duration (using a 5 degree Aspect Orb as Standard Deviation). Carefully consider decisions during this period. Like any transit, MoonWobble represents a cyclic process. There are stages of buildup, release and integration. MoonWobble is an emotional experience shared inter-subjectively into an apparently objective reality. As such, it is a communal RHS. Conscious awareness and appropriate action results in a smooth transition.

The MoonWobble undulate starts building up energy some 25 days (Saturday, April 13, 2013) before the peak as personal irritability is evident, entering a critical period some 12 days (Friday, April 26, 2013) before the peak to a maximum build-up (Tuesday, May 07, 2013). Allow the release of energy letting up a few days after the peak (Thursday, May 9, 2013). The affect is gradually integrated over 12 days after the peak (Sunday, May 19, 2013).

While all signs are affected, those with planets or indicators in Scorpio, Taurus and Aquarius will be most strongly influenced. Remember that everyone has at least Houses of Scorpio (Family Survival Dynamic - Water - Past, Ruler - Mars) and Taurus (Family Survival Dynamic Container - Earth - Past, Ruler - Venus).  Family Survival.  Earth and Water.  A predominantly muddy and murky chart.  Humidity, flooding, mud-slides, failing structure.  Emotion is channeled and tempered with insight. Scorpio deals with business, authority, discipline and regeneration, also revenge and jealousy.  Taurus deals with the home, land, mines, earth and agriculture - fertilizer.  South Node in Taurus is Conjunct Sun, Mars and Mercury all in Taurus, point to an energized potency.  The North Node (intentionally beckoning forward) is in Scorpio and the South Node (unintentional, unplanned) in Taurus. Viewing the Nodes through the lens of the Totality Field, we might view the North Node as an intentional expansion of consciousness into known territory, the C-Field. The South Node is then an unintentional expansion of consciousness into unknown terrain, an A-Field.

Interpretation and Fixed Star Framework

As an archetypal phase of the life cycle of transformation, the 16th degree North Lunar Node in Scorpio is illustrated by a girl's face breaking into a smile.  This symbolizes the need to share the true essence of selfhood.  A conscious choice and acceptance of relationship.  The fervent reaching out on the part of the young at heart to new experiences.

The 16 degree South Lunar Node in Taurus is illustrated by an old teacher who fails to interest his young students in traditional knowledge.  Symbolizing the need to share one's ultimate sub-stance of selfhood - bare the true essence.  Past knowledge is inadequate in a time of crisis.  Traditional concepts are not adequate to confirm the new conditions of existence.  Only the creation of an unpredictable good is adequate.

The Scorpio/Taurus nodal axis is the axis of family responsibility, and is fixedly rooted in the past. The universal cycles of birth and death, growth and destruction, Spring and Fall. The Scorpio/Taurus axis relates very strongly to the myth of Persephone. The core issue of self-worth from sustaining and maintaining. South Node in Taurus builds and stabilizes solid foundations of structure with filial piety and beauty, while North Node in Scorpio breaks down these foundations to plant seeds of growth. Change and growth like history come in cycles. 

Taurus and Scorpio are money signs, signs of consumption and excretion, creation and destruction.  Venus the goddess of love and beauty rules Taurus, while Mars, the god of war, rules Scorpio.  Money is the way we measure the energy flow of our lives.  This flow of energy - in at Taurus, out at Scorpio, needs Spring cleaning every few years.  Eclipses are an ideal opportunity to clean, as they naturally bring change.  North Node in Scorpio, the sign of debt, witnesses an Eclipse on May 9.  Sagittarius/Gemini address the information axis and witnesses an Eclipse on May 24.  (Rodenbeck 2013).

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The Sun is in Taurus, which symbolizes the cosmic sea poured from a gourd. Symbolically, the Sun has swum from the Sea Goat (Capricorn) having learned the wise application of justice under the guidance of the fixed star Deneb Algedi. The Sun moves away from the Aquarian gourd to the fixed star Sadalsuud, at the left shoulder of Aquarius. Sadalsuud - the Luckiest of the Lucky - is one who always lands on their feet through reframing every challenge into opportunity. At a right angle to Sun is El Nath, at the tip of the Horn of Taurus with the South Node. Insight at the point of penetration, like weapons, may be used to give life or to take it away. On the left angle to Sun waits Bellatrix, the Roaring Conquerer. Bellatrix stands symbolically at the left shoulder of God, at the North Node. Bellatrix brings triumph, but at a price with the shadow, and through daily battle with the harsher side of life. We were made for this moment, but must act.

Highlights

Lunar Beltane and Partial Lunar Eclipse at 5 degrees Scorpio on Thursday, April 25, 2013.

Annular Solar Eclipse at 20 degrees Taurus on Thursday, May 9, 2013.

Penumbral Lunar Eclipse at 4 degrees Sagittarius on Friday, May 24, 2013 at 9:11PM PDT (visible from North America).

Make it work for you

While the MoonWobble Report may be technically helpful, there is no substitute for doing your own interpretations if you are to experience the undulate. If you need to learn how to perform astrological or symbolic interpretations, please contact The Prosperos. The Prosperos teaches how to think, never what to think. For that reason, do not simply read someone's report like a newspaper horoscope. Please do your own archetypal interpretations and your own Translations. Look at how these nodal transits aspect your own chart. The lunar nodes are the guideposts of your ontological journey. Where do the current Nodes and Planets fall on your natal chart? Do the Nodes and Planets make any major (opposition or conjunction) aspects to natal planets? What do these Nodes and Planets intuitively signify to you?

Use the Nodes in the context of the MoonWobble as a spotlight to Self-Encounter any tension at that moment in time of your chart. Use the Nodes as a spotlight to freeze-frame and be self-aware of what tension you are feeling and experiencing. Translate and RHS that tension to experience the joy of flow. If you don’t know how to Translate or RHS, contact The Prosperos. The North Node expands consciousness intentionally while the South Node expands consciousness accidentally. These Nodal spotlights are not on in Moonwobble aspect all the time, use this energy wisely.

Like all other psychological influences, the best way to stay in control is knowing! People who know the least about these things are the most subject to the influences. People who know about them, can act upon the situation, not react to it! Don’t just translate! Channel the unusual flow of energy into an unpredictable good!

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Prepared by Richard Burns, H.W., M.