The Moon begins void-of-course in Taurus but travels into Gemini at 6:35 AM. Moon makes a positive aspect to Mercury mid-morning and communication is good. A discordant aspect to Neptune later this evening means we could feel spaced out or confused. When the Moon is in Gemini we focus on communications, written and verbal and discover that research is easier.
Today the Dalai Lama* says: If you are able to transform adverse situations into factors of the spiritual path, hindrance will become favorable conditions for spiritual practice
In Mayan Astrology**it’s 11 Chuen, also known as Monkey. This is a good day for creative projects,
Gardening: Moon in Gemini—research gardening.
Remember, being aware of astrological energies means that not only are we in tune with the cosmos, we’re also in tune with ourselves. Socrates said an unexamined life is not worth living, and another ancient Greek said, Know thyself. We can convert stressful planetary aspects to harmonious energies if we are aware of how they affect us and we are willing to take responsibility for our actions, without blaming others for our difficulties.
*From Insight from the Dalai Lama Desk Calendar 2015
**I always use How to Practice Mayan Astrology by Scofield and Orr as a reference