Eclipses are important events in astrology. They usually occur twice per calendar year and can come in a pair or a threesome. They mark significant periods in an individuals life if they aspect any personal points or planets in someones chart. The effect of an eclipse lasts approximately six months until the next set of eclipses.

During the Libra Full Moon, you will likely notice the nature of your relationships improving thanks to your thoughtful attempts at fairness and compromise.

As human beings, we have a strange, but unconscious way of mimicking the behavior of others. When met by a charming smile from a stranger, our faces respond with an equally bright grin. Yawns have the same effect.

Try coughing in a large public room full of people – at least a few folks will cough in response. With those you are closest to, they too will mimic the consideration and respect that you've shown them.

You're beginning to see the flavor of your relationships take on a sweeter side. Who can resist a person who treats them with utmost respect, trust, and kindness? Power imbalances may begin to level out, as long as you continue to not only be thoughtful, but also clear about your own expectations.

If you have been working on redecorating your home or office, continue selecting colors, objects, and textures that produce a tranquil environment. Look through a few more catalogs, visit a few more stores, and soon you will have created a space that is worth all the work you put into it.

Attend a couple of social gatherings where you can showoff your charming self while enjoying the gracious company of others. As the moon begins to wane, donate old clothes or furniture to charity.

Learn more about all the Full Moons: Full Moon in Aries, Full Moon in Taurus, Full Moon in Gemini, Full Moon in Cancer, Full Moon in Leo, Full Moon in Virgo, Full Moon in Libra, Full Moon in Scorpio, Full Moon in Sagittarius, Full Moon in Capricorn, Full Moon in Aquarius, Full Moon in Pisces

The New Moon in Scorpio shifts your consciousness from external relationships to more internal issues. Depth and meaning are qualities that give value to our existence. There are many mysteries in life that intrigue us and invite us to delve a little deeper.

This is a time when you find yourself looking within, seeking to understand yourself more truly. Look at the areas in your life that need healing. Some of it may be physical, but much of it is probably emotional. Contemplate the way you respond to any situation or crisis. Do you overreact? Do you panic? Do you make the wicked Witch of the West look like Mother Teresa?

If you answered yes to any of these questions, then you may want to take a look at your personal triggers. Generally speaking, where you reaction is the strongest is where your greatest pain resides. See if there's a link with a childhood trauma that keeps you behaving in ways that can be embarrassing for you. Don't expect to change overnight, but at least try to recognize patterns that keep reemerging.

Be honest with yourself. Play detective with your life by charting some of the best and worst moments you can remember. Try to sit still long enough and insights will come. Make a commitment to tackle a few of these demons. Do a little research and see if there is any professional help that you can utilize in the healing process. You may want to consider alternative therapies such as rebirthing, hypnotherapy, and naturopathy.

During the Scorpio Full Moon, you may feel your personal power growing within, gaining strength. The consequences of your initial work during the New Moon begin to show in obvious ways.

Physical and emotional wounds are beginning to heal. You feel in control of your life, as opposed to being controlled by circumstances. Personal power is central to self actualization, and you are certainly on your way. Carry on with your good work!

If you have been playing detective, attempting to demystify a particular problem or issue, chances are good that some answers are starting to show. Don't stop your line of questioning. Delve further for a deeper understanding of the matter.

Emotions are highlighted with this full moon. You are present, completely engaged in your close relationships. Time spent with loved ones can be more meaningful, as long as you don't try to project your fears onto your sweetheart. Physical intimacy can be particularly passionate and steamy.

Under Scorpio's influence, meditation is sure to generate amazing insights. You may even get more ideas about your future direction.

As the moon begins to wane, enjoy whatever quiet time you have at your disposal. Take a time-out from partying. In this day and age, we do not know how to appreciate quiet times. When the mood seizes you, relish the messages that silence can offer.

Learn more about all the Full Moons: Full Moon in Aries, Full Moon in Taurus, Full Moon in Gemini, Full Moon in Cancer, Full Moon in Leo, Full Moon in Virgo, Full Moon in Libra, Full Moon in Scorpio, Full Moon in Sagittarius, Full Moon in Capricorn, Full Moon in Aquarius, Full Moon in Pisces

After a period of playful indulgence, the New Moon in Capricorn helps you evaluate the priorities in your life. At some point in the midst of all of our human endeavors, we stop to consider our place in this world -- what we have to contribute to society and where our path lies.

Is your nine to five job really exemplifying who you are? Is the place of your employment really where you want to spend half of your waking hours? These maybe the types of questions you find yourself pondering as you wonder what the future holds for you.

If you realize that you aren't thrilled to get up in the morning, maybe it's time for a change. It's important to give consideration to your work and your work environment.

You might need only a very simple fix such as transferring within the company you already work for. Or, it may take some elbow grease to find your fulfilling livelihood.

The first step is to look at various possibilities, given your skills and experience. Don’t be afraid to try something completely different. Once you have decided, then doors will open up for you. At the very least, keep your eyes open to all that is available out there.

During the Gemini Full Moon, you may be pleasantly surprised by the progress you are making with the project you initiated during the New Moon. Additional insights can make your endeavor seem even more worthwhile, once you incorporate them.

You’ll have a sense of accomplishment once you are able to share what you've learned with others. No doubt, people will be impressed by what you tell them. Your quest for knowledge can be personally fulfilling once the answers come to you, and you get a chance to show off just a little.

You can be rather talkative and very social, full of wit and charm. Make sure that you spend time in the company of others, for your astute opinions should not go unexpressed. You appreciate your independence more fully during this time.

It would be better to schedule activities with friends instead of romantic dates because you may not feel particularly open to the burdens that love relationships can sometimes entail.

You may feel the most happy with an excellent book in front of your face. You may also take this time to consider ways to rein in runaway thoughts and nervous tension if you are prone to them. Give up a bad mental habit as the moon begins to wane.

Learn more about all the Full Moons: Full Moon in Aries, Full Moon in Taurus, Full Moon in Gemini, Full Moon in Cancer, Full Moon in Leo, Full Moon in Virgo, Full Moon in Libra, Full Moon in Scorpio, Full Moon in Sagittarius, Full Moon in Capricorn, Full Moon in Aquarius, Full Moon in Pisces

The New Moon in Aquarius stirs up the inner rebel who is ready make radical changes as soon as possible. After spending time focused on the grind of daily existence, it's no wonder that you want to break free from mundane, tedious affairs.

A part of you doesn't really want to do the same thing, day in day out. It’s time to unleash that crazy idea that's been knocking around in the back of your brain. Let your imagination run wild. What can you do to make a difference in society? You must leave your mark in some way and what better way than to do something for the greater good?

Check out the kinds of issues that really move you. It could be an environmental concern, labor issues, or health care. There is no shortage of causes to devote yourself to. In fact, there are probably several issues you can address right in your local community. Make a resolution to change at least one thing that is within your power to do so.

Anything that is not working for you needs to be tackled very soon, including relationship problems. Determine those areas that need a good kick in the pants and commit to a process that will carry it beyond a mere wish.

During the Taurus Full Moon, you may see some monetary rewards for financial maneuvers you made earlier. Having pledged to stick by your instincts, this could be a period of fulfillment, where you see the benefits of monetary strategies. Perhaps, additional unexpected benefits will be revealed. With extra cash flow in hand, you can afford to splurge a little on yourself.

You're likely to be more “chill” with a Taurean moon, which can make you grounded and relaxed. In this blissful state, engage in life’s finer things. Go out with friends or your main squeeze to a fab restaurant of culinary repute. You're not likely to pass on dessert – maybe you’ll have two of them! Even if people around you seem to be in a huff, you're likely to stay centered and retain your cool.

Relationships can be quite satisfying as well. Loving feelings can be easily expressed through touch and whispers. This is also a delightful time for smaller social events, where you can spend time with each person. Life can feel quite rich and satisfying with all the lovely gifts of comfort at your disposal. No one will fault you for indulging. In fact, they’ll probably join you in them!

Watch the tendency, however, to use money to determine power in your interactions. As the moon begins to wane, curb your spending.

Learn more about all the Full Moons: Full Moon in Aries, Full Moon in Taurus, Full Moon in Gemini, Full Moon in Cancer, Full Moon in Leo, Full Moon in Virgo, Full Moon in Libra, Full Moon in Scorpio, Full Moon in Sagittarius, Full Moon in Capricorn, Full Moon in Aquarius, Full Moon in Pisces

The New Moon in Pisces quiets you down into a contemplative state after a period of revolutionary upheaval. Inequities happen when people divide themselves into categories of 'us' and 'them,' forgetting that in the end, we are all the same. Conflicts between people, tribes, and nations are victims of such divisive thinking.

This particular new moon helps you to better understand the alliances between people rather than the differences. Consider your personal boundaries and how that has kept you from truly connecting with others on a more meaningful level. How open are you? How in touch are you with your feelings? Can you offer more compassion to make this world a harmonious place to live in?

You may begin to realize that there are universal truths among humans no matter what race, status, gender, age, or education level. Consider how you can make changes on a more personal level, offering not only your knowledge, but also your heart to those in most need. After all, society can't truly change if the people within it still suffer emotionally. Look at the relationships you have with others.

Check your feelings and see where you are blocked. Get in touch with your innermost self, minus the barriers. Evolve your soul by emphasizing the similarities you have with other people. Worry less about the differences. You may be surprised to find that a kind gesture or a hug can have strong reverberations.

The New Moon in Sagittarius awakens an inner need for many kinds of stimulation. Having recently completed a contemplative period, your body craves for some excitement now. You may find yourself daydreaming about travel to foreign lands, or maybe tackling a philosophical conundrum.

Boredom is an issue that has your fingers tapping restlessly. What are you to do about it? There are many ways to distract yourself. Maybe a road trip is in order. Or, how about a week in the wilderness? Maybe bungee jumping?

Mull over the many possibilities available to you. Pick something that is not only physically active, but offers you a learning experience as well. Think of options outside of your normal routine, even if it means something as simple as taking a different route home from work. Figure out how you can add a little spice in various areas to keep you from getting the doldrums.

If physical limitations that keep you from ranging too far, look at ways to travel mentally. Workshops, seminars, and classes can usually do the trick. Books have a way of taking us away from ourselves. Keep your brain satisfied and you won't go wrong. If you crave more adventurous fare, remember to weigh the pros and cons before leaping into action.

Check out the feasibility in detail. Aim for an activity that you can look back on with pride rather than embarrassment.