|Aspects and Symbols|
Applying and Separating Aspects
Astrology Brain Dump™
Dignity and Debility
Glossary of Terms
Moon in a Sign
North and South Nodes
Pet Sun Signs
Rising Sign Calculator
Transits and Progressions
|January 2018 Astro-Memes|
February 2018 Astro-Memes
March 2018 Astro-Memes
April 2018 Astro-Memes
May 2018 Astro-Memes
June 2018 Astro-Memes
July 2018 Astro-Memes
August 2018 Astro-Memes
|2018 Void of Course Moon Calendar|
|North and South Node Yearly Transiting Calendar|
Mercury in Sagittarius 2017 Transiting Degrees Calendar
Jupiter in Scorpio Transiting Degrees Calendar
Saturn in Capricorn Transiting Degrees Calendar
Saturn in Sagittarius Transiting Degrees Calendar
North Node in Leo
South Node in Aquarius Transiting Degrees Calendar
|Mars Moving Through The Signs Calendar|
Jupiter Moving Through The Signs Calendar
Saturn Moving Through The Signs Calendar
Neptune Moving Through The Signs Calendar
Uranus Moving Through The Signs Calendar
Pluto Moving Through The Signs Calendar
|What does the North Node in Leo and South Node in Aquarius mean?|
North Node Leo and South Node in Aquarius Transiting Degrees Calendar
Scorpio Moon Shopping & Surgery
What is a Void of Course Moon
How are horoscopes written?
How can I be a Christian & practice Astrology?
What is a Natal Chart?
AQUARIUS - "I KNOW, THEREFORE I AM."
MARS KEYWORDS: Energy, aggressiveness, action, initiative, impulsiveness, adventurous, physical energy, courage, assertiveness and rash.
Mars in Aquarius will last from May 15, 2018 until August 12, 2018 and then from September 11, 2018 until November 15, 2018. This is due to a Retrograde (Rx) period of Mars from June 26, 2018 until Mars turns Direct on August 27, 2018. So this zig-zag back and forth through the sky is what is causing Mars in Aquarius to last so long. Needless to say, it's going to be a long road of chaos, protests, riots and the like.
Coupling Mars assertion and drive with Aquarius we get an intense desire for freedom and independence because Aquarius is THE MOST freedom-loving sign. This can turn into quite a rebellion when Mars in coupled with Aquarius so watch the news for rebellious outbursts from the masses, groups, friends, memberships, sororities, fraternities, children's organizations or networking sites. This energy can easily morph into riots when the critical mass is reached.
Keep in mind the last time Mars entered Aquarius was on November 9, 2016 just one day after the election of President Trump. Do you remember how I wrote about the rebellion-hellion that would be taking place? And do you remember the rebellion-hellion that took place? That transit of Mars in Aquarius lasted until December 19, 2016. Do you remember how crazy that time was with people in the streets protesting his election 'as if' they could throw fits, burn some cars, break windows, wear black outfits and make the election go away? Do you remember how Lady Gaga thought she had some sort of magical clout that she could protest outside of Trump Tower and turn the election results around with her bullhorn? I remember thinking, these people do not get it, the pancake had flipped with Pluto in Capricorn and they had better get use to the results because this man is going nowhere. That election was the halfway point of Pluto in Capricorn and the pancake (transformation) occurred. The pancake flipped and the election was over. O.V.E.R.
Merely changing genders in the outcome of the election was not a transformation, it would have just been a change in genders. Something absolutely drastic and transformative was going to take place and Donald J. Trump was that drastic change (transformation). You see folks, Mars in Aquarius along with Pluto in Capricorn was not just occurring in the United States, it was occurring all over the world. Who else would have made such a drastic and transformative impact (Good or bad) not just on the United States, but on the whole world. I am not defending, denying, supporting or arguing for or against anyone here, so keep your wits about yourself, your emotions in check and your Astrology hats on. I'm merely posing the questions to you and pointing out what occurred. I can't say any of this didn't happen, when it did. Now fast forward through all of the changes so far since the election and when Mars was last in Aquarius, from November 9, 2016 until December 19, 2016. That was a tough pill to swallow for a lot of people who still have not recovered from the news. There have not only been a lot of changes in policy in the U.S. since that election, there have been a lot of changes world-wide since that election.
Now let's consider the world-wide impact. Mars makes his move into Aquarius on May 16, 2018 at 12:55 AM EDT, which will be 7:55 AM Jerusalem time. On Monday, May 14, 2018 the U.S. Embassy will move to Jerusalem, I'm wondering will this be the protesting that turns into rioting as Mars moves into Aquarius? Will the protesting and rioting have anything to do with Trump again? I think the President Trump and Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu both know, of course there will be protesting and probable rioting, so they may as well bite the bullet and get all of it over with now. The other U.S. President's probably delayed moving the U.S. Embassy to Jerusalem because of the repercussions, but the current leadership says, "Let's do this crazy thing and get the fighting over with, the quicker the better."
Mars in Aquarius on Wednesday, May 16, 2018 is accompanied by Uranus moving into Taurus on May 15, 2018 with the U.S. Embassy opening on Monday, May 14, 2018. All of this action is occurring and circling the New Moon in Taurus on Tuesday, May 15, 2018. Watch for a connection between all of these dots in the upcoming write-up for Uranus in Taurus and the New Moon in Taurus, which will both be complete on Monday, May 14, 2018 because both of them will be occurring on Tuesday, May 15, 2018 with the following day May 16, 2018 being the day of Mars in Aquarius. No matter how you slice it, there is a lot of action, that will be accompanied by protesting that turns into rioting. And this doesn't even include all of the situations at the U.S. border, the lousy Iran deal and the de-nuclearization of North Korea. Oh there is a lot going that could result in rebellion-hellion protest on a world-wide scale.
Aquarius by nature does not like to be told what to do at any length or by any stretch, so when push comes to shove, you can expect rebellion-hellion and a few things tipped over, knocked over or shoved over. Mars in Aquarius says, "Oh yeah, well watch this!" Mars in Aquarius is a revolution, but there does not have to be rioting. Aquarius rules lightning, so while it is easy to predict how far away you are from where lightning strikes after you hear the thunder, I guarantee there is nothing predictable about Mars in Aquarius. This is the placement of 'the reformer', so you can expect that this will 'not be' business as usual. Everything is going to change and Mars in Aquarius will see to it. The fixed sign of Aquarius will not take "no" for an answer. Mars in Aquarius will get very very pushy with what it knows. After all, the motto is "I know therefore I am."
Aquarius rules the house of the employer's money, which is why you will probably see more rebellion with regard to wages, especially the minimum wage. So watch for these kind of topics or rebellious outbursts from these groups of people. Aquarius not only rules the employer's money, it also rules the military and government salaries, as well as the salaries of corporate CEO's and executives, civil servants and politicians.
Let's also keep in mind that Uranus, the natural ruler of Aquarius, moves into Taurus on Tuesday, May 15, 2018. Taurus is the sign that rules our self-worth, personal finances, personal possessions and our morals and values. Everything tied to our finances is based upon our self-worth. Our personal financial cages are going to get rattled with Uranus in Taurus and for many people, this is going to be a very Good thing and it's about time. For others, they will find unusual and unconventional ways to make money. Still for others, there will be a loss or shake-up with their money due to mishandling, bad behavior or much needed lessons to be learned. More on this in the Uranus in Taurus write-up that is coming on Monday, May 14, 2018. Just know that Uranus is the planetary ruler and we have a lot of Aquarian energy occurring including the South Node in Aquarius.
Mars in Aquarius wants to do things their own way and will do so whether you like it or not, which is purely based on intelligence and not necessarily stubbornness. Many of us will learn through our own mistakes during this time, which isn't such a bad thing because that is really how things are invented and discovered. So don't get down on yourself if something doesn't work the first time around because you will have learned something in the end. This Aquarian influence is the most innovative and inventive sign of the zodiac. Innovation and invention is a process, which includes the making of mistakes only to discover . . EUREKA! The mistakes turn out to be a Good thing, not a bad thing. Mistakes rule out other things, so make certain you see mistakes as a gift and not a curse.
There may be a stronger attraction to electrical, mechanical or some type of engineering based gadget during this Mars transit because Aquarius rules electricity, lightning and mechanical things that are powered by electricity.
This Aquarian influence also rules the circulation of blood through the body. Aquarius is the 'circulator' which is why you should circulate yourself within groups of people, as well as circulate your blood, as in exercise through circulation. If you have or may have an issue with your circulation, this will likely be the time when there will be an issue unless of course you take proper precaution to keep your blood healthy and in motion (circulating). Stay Astrologized™
Click your Sun Sign below once Mars moves into Aquarius on or after May 16, 2018 in order to go to your Monthly Horoscope and read how Mars is impacting your Sun Sign.
**This web site's goal is to provide you with information that may be useful in attaining optimal health. Nothing in it is meant as a prescription or as medical advice. You should check with your physician before implementing any changes in your exercise or lifestyle habits, especially if you have physical problems or are taking medications of any kind.