|We Still Have Choices
the past two days, astrologers around the world, and we at StarIQ,
have been talking and writing about the astrological factors that
might explain the attacks on New York and Washington, DC. The clarity
of some of the symbols is such that we have a tendency to believe
that these attacks were unavoidable. This, however, is not the case.
describes the currents of energy on personal and collective levels.
The ways in which they express themselves are numerous and depend,
to a large degree, on the choices that we make. Planetary heavyweights
Saturn and Pluto, now in a tense opposition as seen from Earth,
accurately correspond with the devastation of buildings, loss
of life and transformation of American societal norms. Yet, within
these symbols are also the potentials for positive restructuring.
astrological pattern and every event is experienced according
to our individual and collective consciousness. The terrorist attacks
on the U.S. are not the results of astrological patterns, but of
human choices. Astrology shows the patterns that we fill with our
thoughts and actions. The shape of the future may be reflected through
planetary cycles, but we will determine its contents.
|“The shape of the future may be reflected through
planetary cycles, but we will determine its contents.”
serves humanity when it reveals meaning that enables us to make
wise decisions. It does not serve us when we hide from our responsibilities
behind its symbols. When we use astrology to describe cause, we
disempower ourselves and diminish the value of astrology. It is
important to remember, particularly at a time like this, that we
have the capacity to learn, interpret and act with compassion, consciousness
and creativity. Simplistic answers appeal to us at moments of
but higher truth and broader perspectives are needed to overcome
the limits of our prejudices.
this time, when we are so much in need of the highest levels of mind,
heart and spirit, it is vital that we grow to our greatest potential
as individuals and as a society. Looking to external authorities
for definitive answers does not encourage our development. Transformative
Pluto may be reminding us that this is a time to look beyond old
structures and authority to connect with deeper wisdom within ourselves.
Remembering the power that we each have to live, love, create, imagine
and act can be the greatest resource of all.
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