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The May 26 Super Flower Blood Moon is a Total Lunar Eclipse


This total Lunar eclipse takes place just a few hours after the Moon reaches perigee. Perigee is when the Moon at is closest point to Earth on its orbit, and the Moon will turn a shade of red for about 14 minutes. Creating a Super Flower Blood Moon.

Eclipses are considered to be great for spiritual practice, but not much else! If you want to learn more about eclipses, there is a very informative article on my blog that gives the absolute must have basics about eclipses.

If your rising sign, Sun, Moon, or chart ruler is placed between 7-17 degrees of Scorpio, Pisces or Cancer, this Lunar eclipse will have special significance for you!

Especially if you are in the planetary period or sub-period of Saturn or Moon.

Jupiter is in a close square and Saturn is in a harmonious trine (same element) to the Lunar eclipse.

I will suggest an abundance of caution when dealing with others on the day before, the day of, and the day after this full Moon lunar eclipse. Especially related to expansion and the houses that Jupiter rules in your chart and also the house that is Aquarius. You can get your Vedic chart for free on my site here.


Since the Moon is the significator of the subconscious mind, emotions, and intuition the lunar eclipse is a powerful time to do inner work. If you can, hold off on major life changing decisions until a few days after the eclipse.

The eclipse casts a shadow on the Moon. Carl Jung said this about the shadow:


Since the Moon is the significator of the subconscious mind, emotions, and intuition the lunar eclipse is a powerful time to do inner work. If you can, hold off on major life changing decisions until a few days after the eclipse.


The eclipse casts a shadow on the Moon. Carl Jung said this about the shadow: "Until you make the unconscious conscious, it will direct your life and you will call it fate.” Carl Jung.

Full Moon Lunar Eclipse in Anuradha Nakshatra

ANURADHA, “AFTER RADHA” 3°20’ SCORPIO TO 16°40’ SCORPIO

Deity: Mitra Symbol: The Lotus Shakti: The Power of Worship Quality: Soft, Mild, Tender

Mitra, the god of friendship, presides over this nakshatra, and he also represents a loyal and trusted friend, integrity, and harmonious relationships. He is responsible for maintaining order on Earth. Mitra and Varuna are usually mentioned together, since Varuna is the guardian of the cosmic order. The shakti of Anuradha, the power to worship, stems from the connection of this nakshatra to Radha and Krishna. Radha was utterly devoted to Krishna, and she is considered to be the embodiment of devotional service to the Supreme, or Lord Krishna. The lotus flower is the symbol of the nakshatra and can be associated with Krishna’s feet. Read more in my book - available on Amazon and in major books sellers.


This Lunar eclipse supports: ▪ Spiritual practice ▪ Meditation

▪ Bringing to light anything in the subconscious mind or from the shadows to be reflected upon.


Lunar Eclipse Intention

“May any and all-important messages come to light once the eclipse has passed so that I can understand, learn and release any karmic patterns that no longer serve me or others. "


Eclipse Ritual Timing

ALL TIMES GIVEN ARE PACIFIC TIME FOR SEATTLE, WA

Duration: 3 hours, 40 minutes, 56 seconds

Duration of totality: 14 minutes, 28 seconds Penumbral begins: May 26 at 1:47:39 am Partial begins: May 26 at 2:44:58 am Full begins: May 26 at 4:11:26 am

Maximum: May 26 at 4:18:42 am Full ends: May 26 at 4:25:54 am Moonset: May 26 at 5:28:35 am



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