By Vivienne Micallef-Browne | Empower Astrology

A New Moon in Capricorn, a New Year and New exciting adventures await you in 2017!

This is a powerful New Moon in Capricorn; that will lead us into a powerful portal of opportunity and the potential to manifest the life you love and want to create in 2017.

Saturn, the ruler of the New Moon, is making positive aspects to Jupiter the planet of good fortune and expansive, optimistic vision and to Venus, the Planet of Love, harmony, creative endeavors and finance as well as to Uranus, the planet of progressive change. On the 25th December, we had the rare alignment of all five major planets standing in unity at 20 degrees on Christmas day in love, harmony and unity and on the 8th January another rare happening will take place, when all five Planets move forward in direct motion together until the 6th of February 2017.

This is like a cosmic divine meeting of the planets, coming together aligning at the same degree and then moving forward in unity, unleashing tremendous positive, creative power, bestowing us with their highest energy so that we can manifest our highest potential. Opening up a powerful window during this phase until the 6th February for new doors to open and new possibilities.

It’s a cosmic green light to forge ahead with our newly found insights, revelations and clarity that we are still gaining during the Mercury retrograde in Capricorn that ends on Jan 8th. That`s a good time to start making important decisions in your life and to break out to new horizons that the Jupiter-Uranus opposition is pushing us to do with potent and revolutionary energy.

The ambitious sign of Capricorn gives us the patience, dedication and drive to reach our goals. We can use the New Moon to lay the foundation for long-lasting and stable future success.

Mercury retrograde conjoined the New Moon in Capricorn brings a slow, steady pace that prompts us to go deeply into old perceptions and patterns of what needs to be cleared out or adjusted. Encouraging deep conversations and a need to make decisions. A door may rapidly open as the chains that have been binding are loosened.

“If you get the inside right, the outside will fall into place. Primary reality is within; secondary reality without.” ― Eckhart Tolle, The Power of Now: A Guide to Spiritual Enlightenment

Mars in Pisces conjunct Neptune is making positive aspects to the New Moon and is also within one degree of the next Eclipse in Pisces on February 26th.

The combination of Mars and Neptune in Pisces creates an energy in which we are inspired to take assertive actions to make our most fantastic dreams and visions manifest into the reality of our lives. Everything that we envision now for our future will rapidly become reality at the eclipse in Pisces on the 26th February.

This is your chance to take actions on your dreams. Mars gives us the passion and energy to take actions to make those dreams come true.

Neptune inspires us to release the need to know and focus on faith. Our intuition and creative imagination is very high now, we can create a vision for our future. The negative side of Pisces is fear of the unknown. We need to trust in a feeling of a higher power and go with the flow and concentrate on the power of now.

“As soon as you honour the present moment, all unhappiness and struggle dissolve and life begins to flow with joy and ease. When you act out the present-moment awareness, whatever you do becomes imbued with a sense of quality, care, and love – even the most simple action.” ― Eckhart Tolle, The Power of Now: A Guide to Spiritual Enlightenment

When we accept change, let go, and free ourselves from fear of the unknown, we will begin to see our lives as an exciting adventure.

On the 7th January, Pluto who represents our soul’s purpose and passion will conjoin the Sun in Capricorn, further empowering us to take control over our lives and destiny.

Do not let your fears choose your destiny.

To be a star, you must shine your own light, follow your path, and don’t worry about the darkness, for that is when the stars shine brightest.

Thanks to Vivienne Micallef-Browne | Empower Astrology

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