Today is Wednesday, Oct. 12, 2016
Hebrew date is 10 Tishrei 5777
Islamic date is 10 Muharram 1438
Mayan Tzolk’in Day is 4 Chuwen
Mayan Long Count is 126.96.36.199.11
Julian Day is 2457674
Today’s Birthdays: Aleister Crowley (1875-1947), Luciano Pavarotti (1935-2007), Dusty Rhodes (1945-2015), Jane Siberry (1955), Hugh Jackman (1968), Ahmad Lewis (1975), Josh Hutcherson (1992).
“If children are not introduced to music at an early age, I believe something fundamental is actually being taken from them.”
— Luciano Pavarotti
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America loves an outlaw. That might explain why 43 percent of the voting population is supporting a candidate who had admitted to tax evasion and sexual assault. But what explains that? How do we make sense of that in our supposedly informed and enlightened times? Eric explores these questions in this week’s edition of Planet Waves FM [play episode here].
Open Community Meeting Friday Evening
Join Eric for this extra-special conference call on the unique occasion of the Full Moon conjunct Uranus-Eris. You can dial in to participate [see details here], or listen online.
Moon Phase: Moon is in First Quarter phase and enters waxing gibbous phase today at 2:19 pm PDT / 5:19 pm EDT (21:18:42 UTC).
Next Full Moon is on Oct 15/16 at 9:23 pm 10/15 PDT / 12:23 am 10/16 EDT (04:23:02 UTC) in Aries.
Next New Moon is in Scorpio on Oct. 30 at 10:38 am PDT / 1:38 pm EDT (17:38:08 UTC).
Moon Sign: Moon is in Aquarius and enters Pisces today at 5:43 am PDT / 8:43 am EDT (12:42:54 UTC).
Sun Degree: 19-20 Libra.
Planetary Stations and Sign Changes
Moon enters Pisces at 5:43 am PDT / 8:43 am EDT (12:42:54 UTC).
Interesting Selected Aspects
— Chiron trine Juno at 12:56 am PDT / 3:56 am EDT (07:55:49 UTC).
— Sun opposite Echeclus at 1:21 am PDT / 4:21 am EDT (08:20:47 UTC).
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Provided you are in a position to research and fact-check, you can safely make use of any inspiration that might visit. It may require a bit of brewing, but it’s likely to be worth the perseverance.
Written in the Planets
You might be reminded today that sometimes the process of growth and healing can make you a little uneasy. If so, it may help you to remember that truly durable things generally do not come into being without some time and effort. Any cognitive dissonance you might experience can be taken as a sign of progress. Look deeper, and you’ll probably see how far you’ve already come.