Monday, August 21, 2006

Lunar Month of Bhadrapad

The New Moon on August 23 in the sign Leo carries with it the energy of Mars,the planet of aggression and conflict, which is transiting in Leo this month.
The Lunar Month, Aug.23-Sept22, also contains the characteristics of the Lunar Sign Poorvabhadra, where the Full Moon occurs on Sept.7 This lunar sign, Poorvabhadra, is associated with extreme endeavors, pain and difficulty, and even criminal activity. The terrorist attacks of 9/11 occurred in the same lunar month.
In general, the coming lunar month is not an appropriate time for initiating auspicious activities.