Uranus in Aries: Water on Mars

The Martian revolution starts right now! Finally, a new space breakthrough as we have been waiting for something to happen and it has been confirmed there is liquid water on Mars.¬†We astrologers have pretty much danced around different ideas and predictions indicating something breaking through in this Martian area, but never quite phrasing it as accurately as this. Uranus in Aries has had us skirting around issues of whether we were about to enter into new territory and this could…

Uranus: Shock to the System

Uranus is the planet of shocks, sudden surprises, and unpredictability. It correlates with suddenness and speed and is usually around when events happen that are completely unpredictable with a sudden release of energy producing shock waves all around. The planet is also present when the flow of life moves quicker than usual. Uranus strikes like a lightning bolt with self-revelation, knowledge, and burst of creativity. It can open up the personality in new ways breaking through the individual’s sense of…

Uranus Transits: How to Recognize One

Uranus is the planet of revolution, change, and the breaking of old patterns. It is the part of us that is original, inventive and rebellious. We feel the need to break free of limitations and to free ourselves so that we can explore other things in our lives. Uranus is known as the great liberator, ensuring that we stay true to our divine purpose and live out our unexplored life. Convention, expectation, and duty are all confining words to Uranus.…

Moon-Uranus Transits: Emotional Breakdown, Breakup, Breakthrough

With the transiting conjunction, square or opposition of Uranus to the Moon, emotional tension may disturb our life, and we may need to struggle to break free of old patterns. The Moon is concerned with our domestic life, emotions and feelings, and the manner in which we instinctively respond to others. Frustration with existing relationships can happen during such a transit or we sense that some forthcoming explosion or unpredictable upheaval is coming and it makes us feel anxious and…

Uranus Opposite Uranus: Mid-Life Crisis

Uranus takes eighty-four years to complete its orbit around the Sun, and it forms an opposition to its natal position in the birth chart when the individual is between the ages of forty and forty-two. It occurs at the same time as what psychologists refer to as the mid-life crisis. Saturn is also in opposition to its natal position at this age, according to astrology. Uranus is the planet of emancipation, freedom, expression, and fresh mental concepts that force their…

Uranus Transits Mars: The Emancipation of Mars

Uranus transits can describe a period when we feel liberated in our lives, and it can be a tremendously exhilarating phase. One of the keywords for Uranus – is change, but all the outer planets signify a change in some form. However, the sort of change Uranus demands are usually revolutionary and force us to break free from our self-imposed shackles. Emancipation is often a word we hear used over in America when a child emancipates from his or her…

Uranus conjuncts Venus

I found this great shot of Cindy Crawford, and this revolutionary beauty picture was taken in 1995 when transiting Uranus was conjunct Cindy’s Venus in Capricorn on the 29th degree . The inaugural issue of George, a short lived political magazine in the 1990s, featured Crawford dressed like George Washington on the cover. In 2005, The American Society of Magazine Editors listed it as the 22nd best magazine cover of the last 40 years. Uranus is the planet of revolution…

Uranus Transits

Transiting Uranus will point towards intense and perhaps challenging experiences. Such movements can express times when freedom and progress are made more easily in life. Uranian energy is electric, progressive, and future-oriented. The planet frees up stagnated energy, and it brings a revolutionary, rebellious, and willful impulse, which frees us from old ruts and limiting circumstances. Such times can feel liberating or disturbing, depending on the individual. Both Uranus and Pluto often bring the most drastic and far-reaching changes in…

Uranus in Aries: Wake Up Call

  During 2010, Uranus will begin its transit through the sign of Aries, which will herald the arrival of fresh discoveries and scientific advancements. Uranus is the planet of the collective consciousness, social movements, and progressive ideas. Sue Tompkins’s comments on Uranus in Aries are as follows: This seems to mark fast moving periods of radical change with people seeking new sources of excitement. Stories involving speed, recklessness, independence, originality and possible extremism and civil disobedience are to be expected.…