The Moon Children greet the children of the mountains and the children of the forest. The
Moon and the sign of Cancer symbolize the depth of our souls. The Moon is the archetypal Mother of the Mountains, nurturing the wildflowers and our deepest dreams. The Sun in Cancer brings us the longest days that flood our lives with light.
The Moon Children is the name given to the sign of Cancer, because the ruler of Cancer is the Moon. The Sun takes one year to journey through every sign, but the evanescent moon does this is one month. Jupiter is known as the fortunate planet, and he visits each sign for one year. On the On June 25 he moved into Cancer, bringing this sign opportunities for the year ahead.
Aries March 21 – April 20
The active, sportive first sign of the zodiac is appreciating the long days of summer. Cancer, the sign of the great mother, is the penultimate gateway to social events. You will find that you are everywhere this summer, interacting with all sorts of friends and relatives.
Taurus April 21 – May 21
The gateway to summer, Cancer, is your opening to the world of art and theatre. Venus, your ruler, has just entered Leo, so deepen your personal involvement in art, or arrange to go see an opera on screen or off, or Shakespeare out-of-doors, or any one of the art fairs or walks.
Gemini May 22 – June 21
The infamous Mercury retrograde cycle has just begun. Alchemical Mercury, the messenger of the gods, is famous during this three-week event for delivering email to the wrong address. While annoying, this event can be somewhat circumvented by precise awareness.
Cancer June 22 – July 22
Happy Birthday to the Moon Children. Your ruling planet is the evanescent Moon, she who changes signs every two-and-a-half days. Your parties are certain to involve both close friends and family members and delicious summer repasts held among wildflowers and sunlight.
Leo July 22 – Aug. 22
As the ruler of the throne of summer, you are now preparing for your birthday celebrations. The sign that precedes yours, Cancer, is considered to symbolize the depth of the human soul. This is the juncture for you to examine your accomplishments in the past and to plan your future.
Virgo Aug. 23 -Sept. 23
The summer is in full tilt, with the sign of the archetypal mother, Cancer, in full bloom. The longest days of the year will grant you perspective in regards to your future. Although you are extremely busy, take a few minutes and envision where you would like to be in five years.
Libra Sept. 24 – Oct. 23
The social sign of the zodiac, and that would be you, Libra, really delights in summer in the mountains. You would much rather host patio parties than dig your car out of the snow.
Family-oriented Cancer obliges with its urge to bring people together and feed them.
Scorpio Oct. 24 – Nov. 22
The summer deepens with its long days and social impetus. Saturn, the schoolteacher, continues in your sign, bringing you lessons and life experiences. Amidst this educational backdrop, remember to ask your partner to a summer social event and dance in the moonlight.
Sagittarius Nov. 23 – Dec. 21
Sagittarius is a sign that favors the mountains, whether you are canoeing and camping or climbing to the heights of the ancient peaks in order to question yetis about the nature of reality. This is a juncture in which you are asking about the nature of life and all that is.
Capricorn Dec. 22 – Jan 20
Whether you are running three or four businesses at once, or merely working long hours at one or two, the Summer Solstice is reminding you about partnerships. The Sun is in Cancer, your opposite sign of romance, so dance in the moonlight among wildflowers.
Aquarius Jan. 21 – Feb. 19
The summer sun is celebrating the sign of the Moon Children, with art walks and parties and festivities. Remember to visit a few of these seasonal events, even though you have entered one of your classically very busy and successful entrepreneurial phases this month.
Pisces Feb. 20- March 20
The Sun is lighting up your life in the sign of Cancer. You are both water signs and you intuitively feel very at home in this flowery month. Jupiter, the sign of fortune, has just entered Cancer for a year, so this is an ideal juncture for you to nurture your creative, artistic side.
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