The Square Biz of Square Dancing
There will be a full “thunder” moon in Capricorn on July 3rd at 11:53 a.m. PDT./ 6:53 p.m. GMT. Be prepared for fireworks across the globe as the shots being heard around the world will be equal parts of fire that are wrapped in water. The Cancer sun of western astrology, the dragon of the east and the Jaguar of the Mayan pantheon are co-creating change with humanity through their subtle influence of rebirth and action. With the mysterious and spiraling square dance taking among the planets, the beginning of this summer is about the electrifying consequences of policies that no longer serve humanity well and accountability to to mother earth. The sun in Cancer and the Moon in Capricorn, are forming squares with the cardinal forces of Pluto in Capricorn and Uranus in Aries. The 180 degree opposition between the sun and the moon are also creating 90º angles with Uranus and pluto bringing forth the very essence of theater that can be called the , “Clash of the TItans” on earth. The icosahedron energy of the Cancer sun opens a watery portal of potential rebirth, renewal and vitality through solar energy that resonates through our chest chakra and all bodies of water on earth. The first full moon of the summer arrives assessing the affairs of your personal and professional life and the business, action, changes and amenability needed for fulfillment. Capricorn, “The Sea-goat,” is having its annual moment to influence the corporeal dimension and this Saturn ruled cardinal is dedicated to make it count, even if that means squaring off with Cancer. While Cancer is known for its soft center, Cancer is one of the most formidable forces of the zodiac. Cancer is the original, “Rock Lobster.” Thunder Moon The Full moon of July is notorious for big booms of thunder and storms. Thus, the symbolic name of “thunder moon.” This full moon is also referred to as a, “buck” moon because many male deer develop their antlers during the summer. The zenith of the this full moon is a time for venting frustration and rejuvenating with consistent encouragement and support. Capricorn, with their wide-range emotional IQ will allow you to tether your need to explore and grapple with your deepest and most challenging emotions, while staying on task with pursuing your highest ambitions and goals. Perhaps this struggle to integrate opposing polarities of thinking are contributing to the sense of “thunder” present in the air thus summer. Capricorn and Cancer are geometrically opposed to each other, but it is well known that opposites attract. The common denominator that will move these forces from duality consciousness to unity consciousness is H2O. Like two atoms overcoming the strong nuclear force to form heavier elements the key to stability is attraction. Cancer is Fire of Water and its sensual watery sparks ignite the summer Solstice. Capricorn is the fire of earth and represents the stability of earth and the creativity of fire with the added benefits of air and water because earth is composed of all of the elements. Like Cancer represents life at its peak, Capricorn is the figurative celestial gate of transformation and rebirth of the sun at the winter solstice.
Capricorn Primordial Mythology
Capricorn mythology includes ancient tales that are as complex as Gemini thought and as mysterious as A Scorpio’s little black book. Some accounts link Capricorn to Ea or Enki, the primordial god of water and creation that manifested into consciousness to bring wisdom and civilization to humanity.
Goat by the sea Mythology
The modern association with Capricorn is related to Zeus’ foster mother Amalthea. Since Zeus’ father Cronus swallowed his siblings before he was born, Cronus’ wife Rhea sent Zeus to live in a sea town and gave Cronus a rock wrapped in a blanket. Amalthea was a satyr, so Zeus’s nanny was half goat. This gave Zeus the opportunity to grow up, overthrow the Titans and free his brothers and sisters from Cronus’ stomach. Amalthea’s horn was bestowed with the power to provide sustenance to all of the inhabitants of her city.The association with Amalthea make all feminine archetypes of Capricorn a “Nourishing Goddess.” Does this mean that the Capricorn myth is a key to decoding the arcanum of corporeal existence that is 3dimensional reality? You decide.
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