This year may start off with a flood of tears, but it’s the best.
With an almost blank slate of possibilities, the start of a whole new year can be overwhelming and hopeful all at once. But with two retrogrades in full swing (Mars, the planet of action, is in retreat until January 12th, and Mercury, the planet of communication, is in a backspin until January 18th), so the most ambitious Jumping headfirst into the game plan is always harder to do, but it may just not feel right. Thanks to the first full moon of 2023, your emotions will run high in the days after the bell rings in 2023, whether you’re frustrated, stuck, sentimental, or just plain tired.
On Friday, January 6th at 6:08 PM ET/3:08 PM PT, this Moon in Cancer, the Cardinal Water Sign ruled by the intuitive Moon itself, is your inner life and Provides valuable insight into family relationships. You can shake up how you manage your work-life balance and gain the power to open up about deep-seated feelings within your most intimate personal and professional relationships.
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Let the Full Moon in Cancer swim deep into your emotions.
The full moon — which occurs when the confident Sun is diametrically opposed to the intuitive Moon — always provides a monthly opportunity to wrap up a project you started six months or two weeks ago. They are the pinnacle, the breaking point, the chance to release what has become useless. And with this month’s Full Moon in intuitive, sentimental, and family-oriented Cancer, listen to your intuition, focus on your emotional needs, and focus on your closest and oldest attachments, especially those you love. It would be good to find out how is resolved. It helps or hinders your growth and balance. The Full Moon is by nature a time of intense emotion, and when it occurs in a Moon-ruled sign, the benevolent, compassionate, and sensitive Cancer rules, providing an opportunity for even more intimacy. Harmonize with your inner world.
The full moon in Cancer is a time when you can take a step back and make sure your head and heart are in sync.
Falling in the middle of Capricorn season, a time when we are forced to focus on facts rather than emotions and turn our noses to the grindstone to achieve our goals, the Full Moon in Cancer is a great time to take a step back. We present a period in which we can step in. Make sure our heads are in sync with our hearts. Ultimately, getting both to work together is the key to reaching the top of either mountain.
The Moon aligns with game-changer Uranus, enabling innovation and breakthroughs.
The New Moon falls at 16 degrees Cancer, forming a very close sextile to Uranus, the planet of rebellion and shocking change. This will be the 15th degree of Taurus, your fellow Earth sign. Uranus can bring sudden and unexpected changes that may sound harsh and a little unnerving. Yes, it could offer innovative new ways to manage an ongoing boiling point. Given this Full Moon Cancer theme, you can feel more curious, adaptable, and open to a different approach, especially when it comes to your relationships with others, especially your family. For example, you may be struggling with setting healthy boundaries with overbearing and toxic relatives, or you may be struggling to heal deep-seated wounds from your past. The Moon’s connection to Uranus can bring about a lightbulb moment that allows you to see situations in a bright new way and might inspire you to approach it from a different direction.
The Sun may meet Mercury, which is currently retrograde, to foster inspiration.
The Full Moon occurs a few hours before the retreating messenger Mercury joins the confident Sun in Capricorn from December 29th. Mercury is retrograde, but this pairing is truly eye-opening and conducive to productive introspection. It might spur your practical game plan. one. However, if you’re not feeling super-centered, Mercury retrograde in your Cardinal Earth sign gives you the chance to look in your rearview mirror a little more. By doing so, we can prepare ourselves for a brighter, more productive future.
Here’s how this Full Moon in Cancer affects you based on your sign. (Pro tip: If you know, be sure to read both your Sun and Rising sign. If not, you can find out in your natal chart or this CafeAstrology calculator.)
The Full Moon activates the fourth house of home life, so it’s time to consider how family dynamics from the past are shaping present challenges. Healing this area of your inner life benefits your emotional well-being.
When the Full Moon illuminates your third house of communication, it can pull you in many directions. A sextile to the game-changer Uranus in your sign allows for a different response than you’ve had in the past – and it’s in a truly empowering way.
A full moon in your second source of income may stir up the feelings of resentment you’re putting in rather than getting you back to work. This may indicate that it’s time to prioritize self-care, resulting in greater inner peace and self-awareness.
When you fall in your sign, your emotions may be more intense than usual and your default reaction may be shimmy in your shell. You feel you are there, you feel you are being watched.
A full moon in your twelfth house of spirituality is a chance to rest, contemplate, and recharge. Sure, everyone else may be back at work and he’s quickly moving forward out of the gates of 2023, but this time of intense focus and focus will ensure your clarity and success in the coming weeks. Productivity is enhanced.
This Full Moon falling in your eleventh house of networking is all about connecting with others. Cultivating a platonic, co-worker bond is now very fulfilling and the team jumping into his project (ideally one in line with long-term aspirations) feels like part of something bigger. can feel
Work-life balance is a big theme as this Full Moon hits your tenth house in your career. What do you need to do to feel supported in ways that will allow you to have smoother sailing in both areas of your life? Exploring it now can help boost your confidence as you head into the new year.
As the full moon sets in your ninth house of adventure, it inspires you to leave the mundane of everyday life behind and dive into the opportunities of learning. Trusting your intuition leads to personal growth.
The full moon is in your eighth, intimate house, allowing you to embrace vulnerability with your SO or loved ones. A rewarding but necessary heartfelt dialogue can lead to healing and strengthen mutual understanding.
With the Full Moon in the 7th house of your partnership, it will inspire you to work on ongoing challenges with a dear friend, romantic partner, or colleague. To make the most of this moment, what you need to hold throughout the process is to distinguish between what is yours and what is the other.
Entering the 6th house of health and daily life, this full moon may bring some spectacular inspiration on how you are taking care of your mind, body and spirit. You will find that small daily changes lead to huge surges of vitality and inner coldness.
This month’s Full Moon hits your fifth house of romance and self-expression. This encourages you to stop on tight deadlines in order to be more present and playful.Letting your mind take the reins can create particularly joyful moments with loved ones and your SO
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