Today is the 15th day of 2023
63 days until the Spring Equinox
Mercury is Rx (12/29/2022-1/18/2023)
350 days until 2024
Sun is in Capricorn
Moon moves into Scorpio
Mercury is Rx in Capricorn
Venus is in Aquarius
Mars is in Gemini
Jupiter is in Aries
Saturn is in Aquarius
Uranus is Rx in Taurus
Neptune is in Pisces
Pluto is in Capricorn
Chiron is in Aries
Ceres is in Libra
Pallas is Rx in Cancer
Juno is in Aries
Vesta is in Pisces
North Node is Rx in Taurus
Lilith is in Leo
Part of Fortune is in Scorpio
Ascendant is in Aquarius
Midheaven is in Scorpio
DAILY POWER ANIMAL
Raven spirit | Expect the unexpected.
Raven has long been known as the magical bird—the one who carries our messages and our prayers to spirit. Raven has been called a shape-shifter, and his message to you today is one of change—expect the unexpected, but know that Raven is flying close and will help you transform life’s challenges into life’s greatest blessings.
Raven represents prophecy, higher intuition, and intelligence. Because of their dark appearance, ravens are often misunderstood and are symbolized as bad omens, but when it comes to their true nature, these spirit animals become manifestations of strong spiritual power and clairvoyance.
Raven spirit plays some type of role of mediator between unknown realms and their host. Their energy shapeshifts into different forms and it allows them to access higher frequencies. Raven spirit guides you through transformative periods of your life, it gives you the energy to foresee potential changes and helps you to rationally assess meaningful events. Raven spirit also symbolizes psychic abilities. They have the ability to recognize different energies in an instant, as they are sensitive to different vibrations. This will give them the upper hand to assess their surroundings accordingly and leave toxic environments behind. During a lifetime each of us has to go through some type of metamorphosis, whether it is changing career path, moving on to the next relationship, cutting ties with unwanted experiences… Raven spirit gives you the inner strength to move forward and deeply understand what your soul really craves.
Ravens symbolize divine power and the ability to interpret the future at ease. Their nature is very complex and they possess different traits, such as:
Raven spirit gives you the privilege to adapt to your surroundings easily. Even though they tend to prefer quiet places and solitude, people with the raven spirit animal are very flexible to merge into unknown environments. Their trait of adjustability comes from the intelligence they possess. Having knowledge of how to act in different settings and receive the best out of their involvement in different circumstances, gives people with this totem upper hand to be perceived as diplomats. They know how to deliver the right words in the right context, so they can benefit from any type of situation. Prophecy is a gift that people with the raven spirit animal have. They have the natural ability to intuitively guess the outcomes and choose the right path to achieve goals set in their career or personal life. Once you manage to “activate” your raven spirit, it will guide you through the most intense crossroads of your life. Raven spirit animal embodies independence. Even though ravens are very flexible and open characters, they prefer independence more than anything. Their craving for freedom overshadows the need to mix in with groups of people. Raven spirit doesn’t like when they have to be dependent on someone and don’t have autonomy of free will. They do their best not to engage with toxic personalities, as they find emotional attachments unfulfilling and draining.
DAILY ORACLE CARD
KING OF CUPS
The King of Cups is a card in the tarot that shows generosity, control, and emotional balance. The card itself depicts a king seated on a throne, who has an amulet that is shaped like a fish. The fish in his necklace represents his creativity and spirit, which thrives on the calm waters that surround him. We can see from the background that there is a steady balance between the conscious and unconscious.
Behind the king, there is a fish jumping out of the ocean on the right side, and a ship on the left side, representative of the emotional and material worlds respectively. The King of Cups shows that you do not suppress your impulses, but have learned to deal with them in a balanced manner.
The King of Cups is one of the most influential cards in the suit of Cups. He represents creativity, emotion, and the unconscious. The card shows the ability to restrain one’s emotions and be fully in charge of your feelings and impulses. Therefore, the King of Cups represents a balance between the intellect and emotions. He indicates that there is a strong relationship between understanding and feeling.
The King of Cups represents a balance between the intellect and emotions. He indicates that there is a strong relationship between understanding and feeling.
When you have balanced your emotions and are able to control them, it means that you have a deeper knowledge and awareness of yourself. When you are faced with challenges that would normally throw you off balance, the King of Cups is there to remind you that you should act as he does – do not fly out in a rage, or immediately throw yourself into despair! You first need to temper the state of your emotions, so that you can progress forward in reality. Learn to evaluate yourself so as to determine how you can create a stronger awareness of your own internal state.
There are instances when the King of Cups can symbolize an older male who is in your life. This is a mature man who is willing to take responsibility for his actions and has mastered his own self-understanding.
The King of Cups tends to be political and diplomatic, and this makes it possible to for him to balance the needs of others, and enhance the harmony among all parties involved. The King of Cups shows that you are sensitive as a leader and you are careful with the way others respond to your emotional needs. The King of Cups implies that you should remain mature when dealing with negative energy.
JANUARY 2023 LUNAR CALENDAR
1/21/2023 NEW MOON IN CAPRICORN: Your relationship with your emotions might be more complicated because Moon in Aquarius has a strong need for emotional freedom. However, when you are in a group of people, it is easier for you to understand your feelings and free yourself from negative emotions such as fear, anger, and jealousy.
1/28/2023 FIRST QUARTER IN TAURUS: Your safety depends on the need for stability, which is not easy to satisfy now. You have to learn to accept change as part of your life. The basic problem is finding your own self-respect in order to ensure that you do not mistakenly seek it in material things. When you accept yourself for who you are, it will become easier for you to find peace and tranquility in the outside world.
JANUARY 2023 ASTROLOGICAL CALENDAR
JAN 18 — MERCURY GOES DIRECT IN CAPRICORN
2023 may have started on a difficult note, but we’re finally gaining clarity as Mercury goes forward in determined Capricorn. Now is a great time to develop a game plan on how to achieve your dreams and get your resume out there.
JAN 18 — SUN IN CAPRICORN CONJUNCT PLUTO IN CAPRICORN
A good day for making power moves as we will feel like “the boss” today. Take on leadership roles that will help us achieve our goals, just don’t let any power trips go to your head before you officially take the crown.
JAN 20 — SUN ENTERS AQUARIUS
After four weeks of focusing on our reputation and our public image, we’re now following the beat of our own drum when the sun shines in Aquarius. Over the next month, our energy will be innovative and friendly, but also a little unpredictable.
JAN 21 — NEW MOON IN AQUARIUS
The first new moon of 2023 is pushing everyone out of their comfort zone as we explore new horizons with confidence and passion. Don’t be afraid to be daring—especially in love.
JAN 22 — URANUS GOES DIRECT IN TAURUS
The lunar new year gets exciting this year with Uranus going direct in stubborn Taurus. Old ways clash with new ideas but there’s no going back. Forward is the only option now.
JAN 24 — SUN IN AQUARIUS SEXTILE JUPITER IN ARIES
This optimistic aspect gives a day of windfalls as what we are working towards suddenly becomes easier. This is a great day to start new projects, expand your social circle, or take a risk. It can all work out today.
JAN 26 — VENUS ENTERS PISCES
Love is in the cold January air as starry-eyed Pisces can unfreeze our hearts with some sweet romance. Put on rose-colored glasses and fall in love during this romantic period, but don’t forget to look before you leap into any major relationship.
JAN 29 — SUN IN AQUARIUS TRINE MARS IN GEMINI
A very social aspect, just when you’re ready to have some fun! Don’t stay home, but don’t make any firm plans either. You’ll be much luckier if you just go with the flow of positive energy.
JAN 29 — MERCURY IN CAPRICORN TRINE URANUS IN TAURUS
Back again, this exciting transit can help us bring fresh ideas into our finances, our careers, and even how we use technology. Don’t be afraid to try something new.
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