This leads to the essential meaning of Pluto-Venus interchanges: the potential to transform one’s entire approach to love and relationship.In this transformative process, old values are destroyed and relationships inhibiting transformation are either terminated or are themselves transformed into a new level of authenticity. The understanding of “pleasure” and “happiness” becomes refined – through the fires of emotional torment-the inner alchemical transmutation becomes a personal reality. By Stephen Arroyo, Astrology Karma and Transformation