Supporting society vs. supporting yourself
The Full Moon in Aquarius opposing the Sun in Leo highlights the conflict between ego and altruism -- especially when it comes to using your time, talents and work to support one life area or the other. Do you want to be recognized and applauded for the contributions you make -- or is the work itself sufficient, no matter who gets the credit?
It's a question every artist and altruist faces. What's the real purpose for what you do? And when you combine the two -- as in a full moon opposition -- the answer gets ... well, complicated.
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Sun in Leo
* Born with the Sun in Leo -- The Leo Character ---> The Zodiac's Constant Kid ---> A Leo soul is a true showman, celestial royalty, the undeniable star of the Zodiac. He can be a delightful mix of youthful exuberance, playfulness, enthusiasm and joy ... like a real-life Peter Pan, the kid who refuses to grow up. He can be an inspiring leader ... able to rally followers and inspire confidence with his own dramatic displays of courage and personal charisma. He can be the elegant, creative artist and performer who knows how to charm his audience and hold the spotlight of attention like a well-polished jewel in the palm of his hand.
The Full Moon in Aquarius
From the Blogs, Ezines
Full Moon in Aquarius -- Opposing the Leo Sun -- From Everyday Astrology ---> Everyday Astrology August 4, 2020 Full Moon in Aquarius ---> The Full Moon in Aquarius opposing the Leo Sun brings the full force of history & emotions to the Zodiac's most progressive & humanitarian sign. It sets up a disparity / illustrates a conflict / poses questions between the altruistic Aquarius Moon on one side & the proud, self-involved Leo Sun on the other. Pairs of opposite signs in the Zodiac bring together contrasting energies -- like this. So let's consider it. The Leo / Aquarius energy axis is a little less clear-cut than some of the others, ....
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The Full Moon
Basic Stuff About the Full Moon in Astrology ---> At least one Full Moon in every sign ---> * There will be at least one Full Moon in every Zodiac sign -- but not necessarily one every month. Sometimes -- rarely, but sometimes -- February gets skipped. Also sometimes -- rarely, but sometimes -- there will be two Full Moons in a Zodiac sign -- one very near the beginning and the other very near the end. ---> * Full Moons form when the Moon is directly opposite the Sun in the sky. As one rises in the East, the other sets in the West, because at the Full Moon the Sun and Moon are on opposite horizons. (That's what an "opposition" means.
Quick Notes on the Full Moon -- It gives you the basics and saves lots of time ---> It's complicated ---> Full Moons accompany a time of complex emotions and concerns. There's often a lot going on when a Full Moon arrives ... activities, interests and commitments on the outside, and ambivalence, confusion and a distinct level of concern and distress on the inside. Full Moons are not comfortable in the way that the New Moon time will be. Full Moons are times of pressure and division. ---> You want one thing, but you also want something else -- and Life, for one reason or another, is forcing you to make a choice. You either cannot have both desires -- you can't ...
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