New Moon 19 October 2017: Count your Lucky Stars!
The New Moon will be or has already occurred on Thursday October 19th October, 2017 at 26 degrees in Libra. The New Moon in October 2017 aligns perfectly with the two more fortunate stars in astrology – Spica and Arcturus. These wanderers’ stars have foretold wealth, honour and success!
The planet Uranus is one very critical aspect of the New Moon on October 19th, which means that unexpected changes which are the main theme for this current moon phrase. Be open-minded and flexible to take advantage of some rare opportunities for riches and honour. Keeping in the mind, that the key to success is slow, and patience is essential, however there will be temptations and distractions to overcome.
New Moon Meaning
Once again, a new moon is a cycle that represents the ending of one cycle and the beginning of a new one. Each cycle is for 28 days. Sun conjunct Moon gives an invigorating burst of energy and initiative. This is an excellent time for making a fresh start, turning over a new leaf, or to start a new project. You can also use this time to question old habits, behaviours, or beliefs as you search for new and inventive ways to make progress in your life.
The effects of the October 19th, New Moon will last for four weeks to the November 18th new moon. The best time to make any new changes or fresh starts is from the beginning of the first two weeks of this new moon cycle. This waxing phrase of the Moon will last from October 19 to the November 4 Full Moon.
New Moon October 2017 in Astrology
The October 19 2017, New Moon occurs at 26°35′ in the Sign of Libra. Due to the precession of the equinoxes, the Libra Sign is now aligned with the Virgo Constellation. The astrological meaning of the Zodiac Signs were originally taken from the Constellation bearing of the same name. The New Moon in October 2017 is actually in Virgo Constellation! In fact, the main star of Virgo Constallation is at 24°04′ Libra Sign.
The most important start in the night start is the Alpha Virginis, fixed star Spica. In many cultures and religions, this star marks the beginning and the end of the Sidereal Zodiac used in Vedic astrology. It may also be the reason the Sphinx has a Maiden’s Head the body of a Lion. The Sun conjunct Spica according to Vivian Robson gives:
“Great and lasting preferment, eminent dignity, immense wealth, great happiness to native’s parents and children, help from friends among clergy, favourable for public and legal affairs.”
(From the book: Fixed Stars in Astrology by Vivian Robson, 1923)
New Moon Aspects to Uranus
For the New Moon for October 2017, the New Moon aspects to Uranus, your material needs will only by met if you have allowed for the unexpected changes Uranus can bring. As mentioned in the introduction, you should stay open-minded and flexible to enjoy the success the honour and riches offered by these extremely fortunate stars.
The New Moon opposite Uranus brings unexpected and exciting encounters or events can shake up your world. Adapting to these rapid changes requires extra effort and patience. While initially these things may be upsetting or you may resist these changes; these changes may offer you a better way forward for you. Restlessness, impatience and frustration are likely. You may be feeling jumpy and impulsive but should avoid risky behaviour.
A strong need for freedom can make you rebel against authority figures, restrictive patents, or smothering partners. On the other hand, you may experience radical about-face or odd behaviour from a loved one. If you are trying to control them or curtail their freedom – they will probably become more rebellious. It is very likely during this time to have more arguments or separations which may result from impatience or unwillingness or adapt.
Whether these situations are in your control or not – it is how you react to change or restriction from this New Moon October 2017 is critical. Emotionally based decisions or impulsive reactions could turn a minor drama into chaos. Whether self-inflicted or out of your control, how you react to change or restriction from new moon October 2017 is critical. Impulsive reactions and emotionally based decisions could turn a minor drama into total chaos. Avoid stirring up trouble just for the sake of it. Try not to annoy or tease a loved one just get attention. Basically, the bottom line is to take accountability of your thoughts, words and actions.
New Moon Aspects to Saturn
The New Moon sexile Saturn brings the patience and perseverance so needed because of Uranus. This is because the energy helps improves relationships with authority figures and partners. It gives respect and common sense to make you think twice before taking any silly risks or rebelling. A sense of duty and a serious attention will make things easier to meet your new moon goals. Nevertheless, it will help you remain focused, determined to get the practical results and without any mistakes! Have patience with your goals during this time.
You may also experience advancement and/or recognition as possible in your professional if you work hard and stay patient. Stable Saturn will moderate the unexpected change and disruptive the need for freedom caused by Uranus. Discerning Saturn will help you choose the right opportunities and go with the change that will best bring you practical results.
Saturn trine Uranus is increasing in strength as it approaches its third and last exact aspect on November 11, 2017. This is a transition phrase that is ideal for making positive changes in your life. These changes should run smoothly and not be too upsetting or erratic. You will find new ways of doing old things without rocking that boat!
Mars quixcunx Uranus increases the impulsive nature of this new moon and makes risk taking more dangerous. This aspect is associated with cuts, abrasions, burns, and accidents in general. Please be extra careful if you are using any form of machinery or firearms. If you are going to be driving, please choose wisely of when you are driving Use the Saturn energy of patience and caution; to slow down. Follow all road rules at all times, and use your best judgement. Don’t drive if you are emotional (e.g. anger, sad or even if you are exhausted).
New Moon October 2017 Summary
In summary, Uranus opposite the October 19 new moon means unexpected change and a rebellious steak could upset any area of your life. But keep calm and be open to this new this new change. A helpful aspect to Saturn provides patience and common to avoid impulsive actions. This also allows you to make unexpected changes to work for you, and to turn new opportunities into practical results.
The two fixed stars of Spica and Arcturus conjunct new moon October 2017 mean good luck for the next four weeks. This fortunate new moon has the potential to bring you wealth, honour and success! To unlock the treasures of Spica and Arcturus you must deal with unexpected change and impulsiveness. In fact, Sun conjunct Arcturus brings success much time and patience!
The next Moon Phrase: Full Moon – NOVEMBER 4TH, 2017.
|Los Angeles||19 October – 12:11 pm|
|New York||19 October – 3:11 pm|
|London||19 October – 8:11 pm|
|Delhi||20 October – 12:41 pm|
|Sydney||20 October – 5:11 am|
Until next time, be one with the stars!!!