Venus & Sri Lakshmi

Venus & Sri Lakshmi

Dear Soul,  In Vedic Astrology, the planet Venus (Shukra) is often associated with the deity Goddess Lakshmi. The word ‘Lakshmi’ comes from the Sanskrit word ‘Laksha’, which means to perceive, it also means ‘aim’ or...
Knowing

Knowing

Dear Soul, In the Vedic tradition, the Full Moon in the month of July is dedicated to the Guru, the Teacher – one who dispels ignorance and lights the lamp of wisdom within the awareness of the disciple. “Guru Purnima” as the day is called, is...
Full Moon in Jyeshtha

Full Moon in Jyeshtha

Dear Soul, The time around a full moon is especially important from an astrological view. The Moon rules over our mind and emotions, and the brightening of the moon is seen as an opportunity to enliven qualities of grace, beauty, as well as acknowledge the culmination...
Jupiter and Saturn’s Conjunction

Jupiter and Saturn’s Conjunction

Dear Soul, Up in the night sky, for a few nights in a row now, Jupiter and Saturn have been visible in close conjunction with the Moon. Tonight when you look up at the Moon, you might just see two twinkling ‘star-like’ lights just above and to the left of the Moon....