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Full Moon in Taurus, November 12, 2019: Solid Ground

November 08, 2019 0 Comments

Full Moon in Taurus, November 12, 2019: Solid Ground

Moon insights by Candace Looft, of Beyond the Veil Tarot  / Collage by Janeva Zentz 

 

Full Moon in Taurus: Solid Ground 

Tuesday, November 12, 2019
Full Moon @19 degrees of Taurus
5:34 a.m. pacific // 8:34 a.m. eastern
 
  • Sun in Scorpio sextile Saturn and Pluto in Capricorn 
  • Sun in Scorpio Trine Neptune in Pisces
  • Mercury in Scorpio Sextile Saturn and Pluto in Capricorn 
  • Mercury in Scorpio trine Neptune in Pisces 
  • Venus in Sagittarius square Neptune in Pisces
  • Mars in Libra sextile Jupiter in Sagittarius
  • Mars in Libra square Pluto in Capricorn 
  • Saturn in Capricorn sextile Neptune in Pisces
 
    Look out for/ work with: Miscommunications, uncertainty, financial matters, relationship issues that are still being worked out, resolving misunderstandings, polarized thinking, completions, control, power, solid ground, support, transitions, strength, courage, revelations. 
     
    Analysis
    Overall this is an incredibly abundant and stable moon. This Full Moon is a very welcomed break from the last few stressful lunar cycles we've had in recent weeks. The Taurus Full Moon is generally about stabilizing or grounding out matters. Be that financially, or in terms of relationships, its usually a more so easy going lunation. This one is especially powerful, with nods to both Pluto as well as Saturn. Whenever these power hitters are involved, considerable structural changes are happening for a more significant cause; stability and transformation. This is also a sign of patience or being able to handle whatever comes your way. Expect a sense of maturity and more precise decision making. Pluto is the king of profound psychological alchemy. Events taking place around this moon in the end, are paving the way for much stronger, more so fertile future. 
     
    The build-up to this moon will start as early as November 8th, expect the Universe to deliver some subtle cosmic messages to give you clues. It's aspects to Neptune are now nearly exact, and will allow you to drop into intuitive states. This will enable you to be much better attuned to your and other people's feelings. You may notice you're much more sensitive than usual and may feel slightly empathic around certain people or places. Staying hydrated, soaking in a tub, or going to the beach is all highly recommended when dealing with some emotional challenges. When in doubt, use the element of water to help nurture your emotional body. Neptune is also in harmonious aspects to Saturn, suggesting there is a great deal of gain when you follow your spiritual pursuits. Meditation and dreamwork may prove to be very vivid. 
     
    Mars will still be in Libra, now forming a favorable sextile to Jupiter in Sagittarius. This can really be positive and joyous energy when used appropriately. It suggests there will be more room for optimism and also sexual relations. For some, it can be fun and flirty. This can be an excellent time to discuss travel plans in the future with a partner or team effort. On the other hand, it can, at times, lead to edginess and people being short-tempered. The one real challenge of this lunation is Mercury still on its retrograde path, trekking backward through the murky waters of Scorpio. When we see a Full Moon in opposition to Mercury, there's an indication of a difference of opinions or ideas. On the axis of Taurus and Scorpio, its about security and the need to survive. We may see conflicts, arguments, and at times miscommunications. This is not a moon for ultimatums. Watch, look, and listen. You're about to determine which path you're about to take. So much of this is about making peace with welcoming the new. 
     
    Per my last article in the November overview, I discussed this retrograde in length, and it's purpose. My advice; stay in your lane this Full Moon. This is a profoundly compelling and intense time. The more you're focused on bringing in something substantial, but not attached to any one particular source or person, the better. This is a manifesting moon, with the ability to bring you exactly what you need, the trick is being open-minded. Do your best not to make any significant decisions until the dust settles closer to the end of the month. As with all Full Moons, there are always intense situations that come to a head that show us exactly who or what needs to be completed. This may take a few days to a week or so to be fully realized. But keep in mind the writing WILL be on the wall from Nov. 8th- Nov. 15th. Meditate on being in a heart and mind space that facilitates your own security. Pot a house plant. Hug a tree. Stand with your feet in the grass. Put on a mud mask. Work with some clay. Ground it all out, baby. Ask the universe to send us exactly what we need, even if it's not exactly what we want at this very moment. There's something beautiful about being in that vulnerable space of acknowledging we need something new. It's then the magic happens. 
     

    Ritualistic Inspirations

    Full Moon in Taurus Earthy Abundance Ritual 
    Pro Tip: The Wealth & Abundance Ritual Kit is a great way to achieve these intentions, or to gift them to a friend.
     
    Correspondences:
    • Herbs & Incense: Violet, Rose, Patchouli, Catnip, Mint, Cedar
    • Symbols: The Bull, Venus, throat, neck or ears
    • Crystals: Emerald, Rose Quartz, Jade, Copper 
    • Color: Green or Gold  
    You will need:
    • A white and a green candle (free-standing, meditation candle, or glass 7 day)
    • Pen and paper 
    • A chalice of water 
    • Crystals related to abundance; Pyrite, Malachite, Citrine, Copper 
    • Any symbolism of wealth; pyramids, money, coins, statues of various deities
    • Abundance incense or essential blends made from Rose or Patchouli, see above or try these.
    • Flowers of choice, ideally roses, or other potted plants on hand
    • Dried herbal blend of abundance herbs; Patchouli, cedar shavings, cinnamon, and clove
    • Almond oil, a few drops
    Simple Steps and Procedures:
    1. Call on sacred space and burn sage/ incense to set the intention of the area. Be sure to cast a circle of protection. 
    2. Take your candles, dressing only the green for abundance. Feel free to either carve your intentions into the wax or write them down on paper and fold the paper towards you. This can be kept near or under the candle to set the intention. 
    3. Dress the green candle with a few drops of almond oil for abundance. Then roll the candle towards you in the herbal mixture. Be sure any free-standing candles are on a fireproof ceramic plate, or in a holder. 
    4. Arrange your crystals and plants/ flowers as you wish. Add your other various pieces. Grounding out the energy and using it as an offering. Be sure to add the chalice as well. 
    5. Meditate on the ground facing north with your two candles; White for purity and Green for abundance. Visualize what it is you want to bring into your life. Financial wealth, streaming from a positive source. Emotional or romantic abundance, and how stable and earthy it feels. Ideally, you want to meditate and visualize until you feel these things physically. When you're feeling complete with your meditation, you may light the candles. Let them burn all the way through. 
    6. When you're completed, be sure to close sacred space and thank your guides. Ideally, leave out the offerings for several days. 
     

     

     

     

     

      

    Candace Marie of Beyond the Veil Tarot has her degree in Cultural Anthropology with a minor in Theology, and studied at the School of Evolutionary Astrology. She is also a graduate of Sacred Crossings Death Midwifery School, and a root worker and herbalist. Read her bio here, and catch more of her work on Beyond the Veil Tarot.

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