New Moon in Taurus| Uranus Transits Taurus | May 15th, 2018

Awakening you to the Archetypal Movement during the week ahead.  The purpose of this blog is to make you aware of the energy available astrologically, for the purpose of spiritual and personal development.

On May 15th, 2018 there will be a New Moon in the constellation of Taurus at 24°.  The 24th Degree mark of Taurus speaks to a threat to your safety and environment.  So in this article, we will discuss the things that can be done to identify and eliminate the threat.   This New Moon cycle will no doubt usher in changes in the collective and the individual so it is best to understand these changes.

Why Study Astrology?

“Many scholars know very well that astrology is a science, a very old science, and it is a science, esoterically speaking, related with the Consciousness, the way in which we relate the Consciousness with the cosmos, and how the cosmos is related with us.  The human being is the microcosmos of the macro cosmos. gnosticstudies.org 

TAURUS

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So it is best for us to understand the connection of the constellation Taurus and how it relates to us.  The symbol of Taurus is a bull, what is the meaning of this symbol?  We also know that the element of Taurus is earth, how does this relate to us?

The human brain is split into three parts: intellectual(air), emotional (water), and sexual (fire).  The physical body is represented as the element earth.  So from this, we can understand that Taurus rules over the physical body.  Understanding that when we put energy into the different elements within, we then activate the microcosmos of our reality.  Understanding our inner workings compels the body to act, if we are unconscious to those inner workings we may act in ways we don’t understand or even like.  So understanding Taurus is understanding the Bull and that is understanding our physical nature.  The Constellation of Taurus or the Bull is important in various ancient civilization, only a fool would see this as pure idol worship, there must be a deeper significance to the Bull.  The Bull has the same meaning in every language, he is not easily tamed, irresistible, and constantly moving forward.  This is the force of the Earth, this is the force of you.  The Bull(Taurus) represents Earth and everything in it (power).  The cow, in general, is a symbol of life, the bull representing the masculine brute force, the cow representing the milk or the feminine vital sustenance we need for sustaining life.  Taurus rules the throat or the word.  The Word represents something physical, the word identifies physical things.  Like “book” or “house”. Your mind visualizes something physical.  Everything carries a sound or a frequency, even if you can’t hear it, you can see it, and that is based on sound as well.

Language is dumbed down now but there was a time when people knew how to use their words.  That’s where the power of prayer and mantras came from, they may seem useless now, but there was a time when they produced instantaneous results.  To a degree, we still have that power and even though subtle we can still create our reality with our words.  Before anything became physical we had to speak it into existence and this speaks to Taurus energy.

New Moon in Taurus (May 15th, 2018)

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The New Moon is when the Sun and the Moon form a conjunction.  They take place every 28 days.  This New Moon takes place at the 24th degree of Taurus’ Third Decan.  The third decan of Taurus is ruled by Saturn.  Which gives this new moon a serious tone in the form of knowing what’s best for you.  This New moon Activate the fixed Star Algol, known as the evilest star in the heavens.  It is malefic but everything in astrology has two sides, there is a lot to learn from this New Moon if one is open to higher spiritual concepts.  Challenges ultimately do not mean defeat, it may very well mean that there is latent energy within you that will rise to meet any challenge.

New Moons represent times we want to plant seeds, one cycle is ending, while another one is beginning.  Since the Moon and the Sun cancel each other out we are essentially working blind.  This allows you to develop a new perspective on life and create new goals for yourself.

Uranus Transits Taurus (May 15th, 2018)

Personally, when Aries has changed signs they have marked new challenges in my life I had to overcome.  In 2011, Uranus transited into Aries from Pisces.  Aries representing the Warrior energy and Uranus representing the Awakened spiritual energy,  Since 2011 I have been on a path of constantly waking up those forces.  Uranus in Aries’ goal was to awaken the individual spirit of the collective as in preparation for the Taurus transit.  It did not represent peace on earth, it represented the peace within you must have in a changing world.  

On May 15th, Uranus will make his introduction in the constellation of Aries bringing about change in how we see our world.  So the questions this transit will ask is “how are you not free financially”.  A lot of people will wake up to the realization that they are simply a wage slave and will look to other alternatives for financial gain.  Not to say that everyone will own businesses but we will find different ways to support ourselves.  You can see this is starting with the rise of Uber and Amazon.  People are beginning to find opportunities outside of the original power structure and with this transit, that trend will continue.

Uranus in Taurus Square Mars in Capricorn

Mars is at the 29th degree of Capricorn, the very last degree, squaring Uranus at the Beginning stages of Taurus.  Uranus and Mars can learn a lot from each other.  Mars finishing up his ascension through Capricorn is fully charged with who he is and what he wants to do, this energy is squaring or challenging Uranus, which is in a New Constellation ready to disrupt the status Quo.  To get on top of this energy one has to be ready for all possible scenarios.  This transit reminds me of the saying “life is 10 percent of what happens to me and 90 percent how I respond to what happens”, I am paraphrasing.  This transit will be activated by the New Moon on May 15th.

New Moon in Taurus Trine Pluto in Capricorn

This New Moon comes with a soft aspect when it is trine the planet Pluto in Capricorn.  We may not know that we are built for the physical changes in our lives emotionally.  Well, a Trine represents an innate gift and possibly something we are born with, whether we recognize that is totally up to us.  Will we face adversity with a positive mindset, or will you quit before you even try?

Orisha of the Week

OSHUN IBU KOLE

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Taurus rules the second house of Astrology, the second house rules over possessions, but not just physical, also our traits and characteristics we value in ourselves.  Venus is the ruling planet of Taurus, Venus is the equivalent of Oshun in Yoruba, Ifa, and Santeria religions respectively.  Oshun is the Goddess of fresh water, sensuality, prosperity, love, and fertility.  Oshun is represented as a beautiful young woman.  Oshun has many different paths or names,  Oshun Ibu Kole is just one of those.  This Oshun is the one who gathers dust from sweeping that takes care of the house or the one who picks through and recovers the garbage.  She is inseparable from the vulture.  Vultures are prominent in ancient mythology based on their ability to consume death and produce life.  In Cuba, this version of Oshun is honored above all.  She is the highest of all witches and knows how to make and cast spells. She is known to roll around in mud and is known as the lowest aspect of Oshun, which could also be translated as the most relatable.  So, in other words, this Oshun goes through the darkness to get through the light, as if there is any other way to gain light.

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This Week in Astrology — New Moon in Pisces (2018)

Awakening you to the Archetypal Movement during the week ahead.  The purpose of this blog is to make you aware of the energy available astrologically, for the purpose of spiritual and personal development.

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On March 17th, 2018 there will be a New Moon in the constellation of Pisces at 26°.  The 26-degree mark of Pisces represents recovering after a calamity, twists of fate, and having courage in tough situations.  This is a time where self-confidence is brought to the test. As this being the last days before spring when everything becomes new again, we must be ready to work a proper intention, based on intuition and creativity.  There is anticipation here as well as impatience because you have been in a cocoon for so long.  This New Moon is ushering in something new, do not be afraid of change, and recognize the unstableness in your life.  Do not be afraid, be encouraged.  Make sure that you keep all options open, and really trust your intuition(gut) as to where or what your next move should be.  Do not be provoked by glamour, be provoked by your living soul.  The third Decan of Pisces represents the beginnings of mood changes, so you will no doubt be on your toes in one way or another.  Learning how to deal with fluctuating emotions are important, based on the fact that you do not know what others are going through internally.  You will barely be able to understand yourself.  This New Moon will ask you to rely on your psychic proclivities above all things, so by being out of tune with yourself, you can see how that may create problems.  This will be a time of psychic vampires that are looking to create drama and negative situations in order to feed, make sure you are a great distance away from it, grab some popcorn and enjoy it.  (If you’re into that kind of thing)

 

There will be a major Square to Mars in Sagittarius during this New Moon cycle, bringing those intense dramatic feelings to the surface for purging, certain things cannot be repressed during this time so watch out.  Learn how to find healthy alternatives for venting and clearing yourself of frustration so you can be clear on your inner guidance system, to bring about proper intentions.  You want to avoid placing an intention to cover up past mistakes, its time to blow it all up and start fresh.  Set completely new intentions from the soul.  Tap into your instincts rather than what you think you know, by doing this you will tap into energies and manifest situations you couldn’t even dream about.  The New Moon in Pisces is telling you to trust yourself, follow your soul, and be clear on what the soul is saying.  The limits that we place on ourselves are the limits we will have during this transit.  Do not look to make rash decisions even in adversity, as the seasons’ change and the Sun transitions into Aries, there will be a great revelation.  All mistakes will be rectified.  With a Square to Mars, there may be a tendency to do things in a thoughtless fashion. It is very possible to do things during this cycle that we will greatly regret.  Learning how to adjust on the fly and being in the moment, is key.  For some of us, this is a test of self-confidence and consistency.  Do not give up on projects you started based on they are not going the way you think, if you truly want it, you may have to ride out the self-doubt until a breakthrough occurs.

 

The New Moon will be trine Jupiter in Scorpio inspiring a generosity towards yourself.  As you expand towards a deeper understanding of transformation and what it means for you, this is a time to really feed yourself the information you truly need.  Hang out with people that you truly want to be with, read books that truly resonate with you, and don’t be afraid to try new things.  This is a relaxing New Moon if we are able to let go and let the new flowers grow.  Share your real emotions with others, socialize, and do things that increase your mood.  This will be a time of increased popularity and notoriety as long as you stay in your truth.  Bonds can grow from this transit based on honesty and truth.  You can expect an increase in material wealth as well as influential friends who share the same mind as you.  Jupiter will be in Retrograde for next 4 months.  Jupiter will be looking for poison or any blockages to happiness and success.  The things that come up during the next 4 months will be things we need to correct, not continue to ignore.  

 

During this New Moon cycle, there are some transits affecting the North Node that are of note as well.  There will be an inconjunction to Neptune in Pisces, wanting you to highlight the motivations behind your behaviors, and get those in check.  You may be doing things that others simply want you to do whether it is at work, in relationships, or with family.  When the goal is to listen to the soul and do the things you truly want.  There is also a Square to Jupiter that makes it hard to just go along with the status quo, you have to follow your own personal prompts.

 

What Chiron/Moon eventually comes to understand is that the physical world is not the opposite of the divine world, the two are one.

 

This New Moon represents a deep need to succeed and be successful, and what you need and don’t need for that process to manifest correctly.  Strive to live with purpose and determination over passiveness.  It is a time to solve the mystery of you and why you were put on this earth.  Pay attention to your studies and personal interactions as they represent a psychological mirror.  The things you see in them that you like or dislike are indications of things you need to work on.  Exercise, Pet projects, and hobbies are what may be needed to remove those energies that disturb you, in order for you to be free to listen to your living soul.    

 

Orisha of the Week

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Pisces is ruled by the Orisha Olokun.  Olokun represents the deep subconscious mind, soul, inner God, and key to abundance and wealth.  Based on the abstract nature of our subconscious mind, getting into contact with Olokun is often seem to be impossible.  You need to go through the proper channels.  Olokun has a sister/wife known by the name of Olosȧ to which he/she issues his/her messages to.  Olosa is the Orisha of Lagoons she represents the lagoons that precede the ocean.  She is one of the survivors of Ancient Egypt, as the deity Sobek.  Sobek was the deity of power, fertility, and magic.  He also was a protective deity.  Sobek was a crocodile God, like Olosa.  The crocodile represents your reptilian brain, tapping into this aspect is where the magic happens.  Olosa is known as the deepest Oshun, the Oshun that makes music, she is one of the hardest most strict of the paths of Oshun.  Her color is Pearl.  She transmits messages to Olokun. (Pisces New Moon) She will help in the realms of beauty, love, hatred, severity, inflexibility, tolerance, and sensuality.  

Full Moon in Virgo {2018}

 

Awakening you to the Archetypal Movement during the week ahead.  The purpose of this blog is to make you aware of the energy available astrologically, for the purpose of spiritual and personal development.

 

On March 8, 2018, we will have a Full Moon at 11° Virgo, a full moon occurs when the Sun is Opposite the Moon.  The 11th degree of Virgo alludes to wealth, relationships, and trickery.  We will examine this Full Moon transit in depth and uncover some mysteries along the way.  The Full Moon in Virgo coincides with the previous Solar Eclipse in Aquarius by being the result of that time of setting intentions.  Pay attention to the things you manifest, every cause has an effect.  The Sun represents who you project yourself to be, The Moon represents how we truly feel, since these two forces are opposed, The Full Moon represents a point to which we must understand this tension to resolve it.  So the things we have tried to avoid and not address comes into full focus during these times.  The goals you set during the Solar Eclipse can be re-examined and fine-tuned during this time as well.  This is a time of harvest.  This Full Moon will challenge us to be our best selves moving forward by shining a light on those not so pleasant aspects of ourselves and giving us the energy to make changes.  Dieting, seeing a mental health professional, detox clinic, or even rehab may be the best thing to do if you find yourself struggling with some inner conflict.  Let us now look at some aspects that support this Full Moon in Virgo.  

 

The Sun will be Conjunct Venus and Neptune in Pisces, creating a mystical guidance system for you.  The Moon will be opposite Neptune in Venus highlighting the ability to perceive things, good or bad.  It is best to speak our truth and be honest, the problem comes with holding things in that you rather say, this creates the most problems in our relationships and affairs.  Finding time to yourself to find out what is truly important to YOU, can also do you some good in easing the inner tension.  The issue of denial is really big and these are things that must be addressed moving forward.  Looking at our patterns and habits, see the ones that are hindering us, and make the necessary changes moving forward.  Sometimes we focus on others so we don’t have to focus on ourselves.  

 

In our shadow watch, we take a look at the Jupiter in Scorpio trine aspect to the Sun, Venus, and Pisces. This may be a time when people will begin to profit off of their pain, find lucrative ways to express themselves or do the necessary work to heal.  Whether it is rehab, seeing a psychologist, or forming a sister/brotherhood where you can be honest.  A reminder that honesty is a sure-fire way to progress over any obstacle, also you may be faced with no other alternative but to be honest. This is a time for expansion and enhancing even if you are doing good, don’t be afraid to strive for better and upgrade.  There is a way we can strive for growth without being greedy, by making sound investments and thinking of the future, this is a good time to prepare for the future.  

 

Peace and contentment are available if we are really in seek of it.  Understanding that everything has a counterbalance of light and dark, our goal is to balance this force moving forward.  Things will start to manifest in our lives now at a fast rate, things we can only dream about now, learning how to prepare for these miracles is the proper mindstate.  Another reminder is that joy comes from the inside, happiness is based on happenstance, so create the happy situations from within, this is a major key.  

 

There is a Mars Square Venus transit we want to pay attention too as well.  We may be seeking things and people that satisfy us and only us, this may or may not be a problem, depending on if you are in a relationship or not.   As you rise in finances and status so does your passions, be mindful of your tendency to be lustful and overindulgent.  There will be challenges in the realms of harmony, a routine is not necessarily harmonious, joy is a major factor to harmony.  So be mindful…. Avoid superficial bonds, strive for mental and emotional connections for these will be the most beneficial of bonds.  

ORISHAS OF THE WEEK

Olokun is the Orisha of great wealth and great mysteries.  Often veiled, one would need a messenger to have access to the great wealth and greater mysteries made just for us.  Eshu Aye is that messenger, said to walk along the seashores accompanied by Yemaya, holding the key to the treasure vaults of Olokun.  Esu Aye is the treasure keeper, who brings great wealth and financial stability.  Offerings can be made to him to ensure financial success.  This Esu knows all that we want, work with him during this full moon in Virgo to secure the bag.

It is said that Esu Aye is the one who works with Olokun.  Esu Aye is sent down to earth to answer prayers, they come in the form of mystical and prophetic visions, these visions provide guidance beyond limited concerns of everyday consciousness.  Make sure you find time outside of your everyday thoughts to access this energy and use it to your benefit.  

Olokun deals with the realms of our unconscious mind and things beyond this physical reality.  Olokun’s aspects are expressed in the astral realms, dreams, or in altered states of consciousness.  Olokun is accessed through meditation, initiation, or possession.  Olokun is deep and mysterious, no one knows what’s on the ocean floor.  Olokun is the owner of those mysteries on the ocean floor, she/he activates our inner genius when worked with.  Olokun will grant you great wealth, prosperity, and health.  He/She possesses unmatchable wisdom and is respected as an authority to all water deities.  

This Full Moon brings opportunities through healing, when we realize and work on our inner issues, the direct result is external well being.  If we are avoiding the inner work, our outer reality will begin to suffer and create almost unbearable tension.  Hopefully, this article gives you enough solutions to deal with the current energy bestowed on the planet.  Let me know if this was helpful, or if you have any additional questions.

 

Peace.

–Hoodmystic

This Week in Astrology — Super Blood Full Moon Lunar Eclipse

Awakening you to the Archetypal Movement during the week ahead.  The purpose of this blog is to make you aware of the energy available astrologically, for the purpose of spiritual and personal development.

On January 31st, 2018 there will be a Lunar Eclipse at 11 degrees Leo.  The Moon in Leo will be opposite the Sun conjunct Venus in the constellation of Aquarius.  It will be a Super Moon because it is closest to earth, meaning the energy will be strong.  It will be a Blood Moon because of the reddish glow that occurs when the Earth is blocking the path of the Sun to the Moon.  A Blue Moon because it is the second Full Moon of the Month, this is rare as well which makes this astrological event even the more significant.  This will be the ending cycle to Eclipse cycle that started in February of 2017 and continued later that year in August.

Basically, this Solar Eclipse is a fresh slate in the realms of opportunities, plans, and manifestations.  All possibilities are on the table so write it down, and create a course of action.

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Eclipses represent turning points in our lives, these are the times of real change and true mastery of ourselves.  A Full  Moon fully illuminates the shadow aspects of our personality that need attention.  This Full Moon, in particular, is about controlling your circle and picking your team.  (No different from the NBA “ALL STAR” teams where there will no longer be assigned rosters, there will be captains on each side that will pick their own squads.)  Really finding like-minded and goal oriented people headed in the same direction as you.

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This Lunar Eclipse is here to bring focus, in order to bring focus there must be some ending of distractions, a removing of you being in places where you don’t have a future.  

The Moon will be opposite Venus in Aquarius which will bring a sense of clarity to what you truly want, even if what you want is very messy.  This is a time of understanding who you are as a giver and who you are as a taker.  We have two feminine archetypes opposing each other.  Mom wants to have fun and mom also wants to be the nurturer and protector.  It will sort of feel like the movie Don’t be a Menace in South Central while Drinking your Juice in the Hood.  The Part when ICE Tray was with a young lady and her mother came home from church and instead of disciplining ICE Tray and the daughter, she said: ” Hold em Down Baby Let Mama Have Him!”  Funny because you didn’t expect it but also you could relate to her obviously suppressed shadow side that she no longer could repress.  Now it doesn’t have to be that extreme in your life but just an example of the energy.

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The Moon also has an inconjunction to Neptune in Pisces during this Lunar Eclipse.  This brings about the subtle nature of our intuition silently guiding us on our path.  Inconjunctions have to do with reconciling or understanding.  So fully understanding our motivations and impulses will be key at this time.  If we are doing something for the wrong reasons it is up to us to correct it.  It is up to us to align with our pure motivations and not our contrived and egoic motivations.

If you are resistant to growth than this Full Moon will be very disruptive.  On the contrary, if you are remembering the seeds you planted during the Solar Eclipse, then you will be experiencing the blossoming of those seeds during this time.  Ignoring it is not the same as avoiding it, the period of ignorance and avoidance is temporary.  There will come a time when the negative energy must be purged from your life.  If you find yourself in a relationship that is not really for you, during this Lunar Eclipse phase you will be shown this.

The Moon will be conjunct the North Node.  Conjunctions focus and intensify the energy.  The Moon rules our Emotions, feelings, and sensitivities, The North Node rules the future and where one needs to be.   The North Node represents the Lesson in our lives, it represents our aims.  To have all of this energy conjunct the North Node represents a surge of energy towards the future.  Are you aligned with your future or are you emotionally connected to your past?  We must come to terms with the emotional aspects of our lives.  What are we striving for?

The Lunar Eclipse is like a Full Moon, but just stronger, it focuses you on your emotions whether repressed or surfaced.  You are forced to come to terms with points in your life where you turned that where not aligned with your emotions.  You can be objective to this new information or reject it causing a deeper wound that you will someday have to face.  Being in touch with your personal needs will help you sort out any imbalance you may have caused in yourself or in others.  This is a time to rid yourself of emotional baggage that you may or may not even know is there.  So be observant and vigilant instead of reactive and impulsive.

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Orula and Oshun

 

Orisha story of the Week is of Orula and Oshun.  Orula rules the constellation of Leo and Oshun is the planet, Venus.  

After Oshun got her heartbroken by Shango she was devastated.  She wandered the woods and heard the voice of Orula.  Orula realized that he could not give Oshun the life she truly desired but he could give her pure love and a home.  Oshun agreed to be his wife.  Oshun could not love Orula like she loved Shango.  She realized the benefits of living with Orula outside of her personal desires, she found peace, and this peace is what she needed to get over the pain of her heartbreak with Shango.  Orula was very kind to her, treated her like a queen, and taught her things.  Peace and harmony went throughout the land during the time these two were together.

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This Week in Astrology — New Moon in Capricorn (2018)

On January 16th, 2018 we will be experiencing a New Moon in Capricorn.  The New Moon occurs when the Sun and the Moon come into conjunction.  The New Moon represents the ending of one cycle and the beginning of another.  The New Moon phase represents the beginning of the moon cycle, a time to set intentions.

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The Learning Triangle

Be careful what you wish for.  This  New Moon squares Uranus in Aries and sextiles Jupiter and Mars in Scorpio, forming a Learning Triangle.  A learning triangle is an event or a change that aligns with your deeper desires thus teaching you something deeper about yourself.  The question that comes up in this new moon when setting our intentions is where can we make our lives simpler.  Where are we making our lives complicated?  We have gotten used to certain deficiencies whether it be money or lack of love, we have incorporated these deficiencies into our personality and surroundings.  The deficiency is causing a conflict, so with this new moon how can we avoid some of this conflict that comes about due to lack of love or finances.

Capricorn represents a point where we can evaluate our growth and also a point where we can set new goals.   Capricorn is an earth sign, the earth represents your physical body, so one must physically align with his mental, emotional, and vital bodies.  Having some sort of direction or purpose is paramount.  There are countless individuals that can learn from your story, find your voice so they can hear you.  Don’t be afraid to set goals and reevaluate how far you have come spiritually in 2017.  Create new goals for 2018.

Capricorn during this New Moon has six planets within its constellation.  This means that a lot of Capricornian energy will be highlighted during this transit.  Qualities like effort, energy, goal setting, accomplishment, and endurance.  The Sun will be conjunct Venus and the Moon, highlighting your emotional connection to love and money.   Pluto, Mercury, and Saturn are bringing messages on what areas do you want to focus and concentrate on during this time.  This focus and concentration are ushering in wealth and success.

This New Moon Squares Uranus, bringing with it changes and adjustments we must cope with.  When you do not prepare for or initiate change then one must struggle with change.  When we learn to accept change as a part of life, we begin to understand our transformation and the transformation of others.  The other reality of this change is that your goals and intentions are not aligned with your present situation.  Uranus is going to make that change.

This New Moon is also supported by a Sextile to Jupiter and Mars in Scorpio.  The Mutual interest is between your self and your unconscious natures.  The inner saboteur must be addressed when discussing intentions.  When we don’t address it and try to suppress it there is no way we can properly manifest.  The inner saboteur will always be there ready to cause disruption of our goals.  This sextile we can find out how to be satisfied in areas we rarely find satisfaction due to the inner saboteur.

Whether it is money, love, or a combination of both, it is not wise to imagine your disparity is a fact of life and everyone likes you suffers the same way.  That is not true, one must learn how to overcome the disparities in his life to have a full and healthy life.  There are plenty of people just like you abundant and prosperous.  The question is now, what changes are you ready to make or accept.  Allow the routine to be broken up and allow your desires to move closer to you.  That is why it is called a Learning Triangle.

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Orisha of the Week: Yemu (Yemowo, Yembo)

The New Moon ushers in the Energy of Yemu, the mother of all the Orishas. Yemu is a composite deity, combining the energy of Yemoja and Obatala.  The powers will be awakening and eliminating the victim consciousness within yourself.  Tapping into your immortal soul energy that is likened to you being the victor.  Yemu is not some passive feminine mother figure.  The woman has been reduced to that of just a passive nurturing figure.  In African thought, the woman is equal to the man in all things as far as warfare, aggression, and protection.  Your spiritual mother is the holder of your spiritual gifts but she will not simply give them to you because you ask or your rent is late.  There are things you must do.  Yemu is Yemoja’s primal aspect.  Just like Olukun is Yemoja’s deeper aspect, Yemu is her base.  A level of purity and clarity can be accessed now in regards to your purpose and true self.

 It was at this time Obatala renamed his Obini from Yembo to Yemaya ( furious mother), Yemaya’s fury became too great no one in the kingdom could calm her and it is only Obatala himself that keeps her in control.