Northern lights go way, way south MSNBC - October 25, 2011
A solar outburst sparked surprising displays of the northern lights as far south as Arkansas, Mississippi and North Carolina tonight, marking one of the farthest-reaching auroral shows in years. As word spread about the geomagnetic storm, photos streamed onto the Web from the usual places, such as Norway, Sweden and Iceland, but also from locales that are typically too far south to see the northern lights: Oklahoma ... Kansas ... Kentucky ... Tennessee ... Virginia.
Matthew: Hi! I'm just letting you know that Sunday Noah and I visited the pumpkin patch and we think it's been affected by the recession. Kind of sad to see...
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In the city, the energies of Autumn and Halloween are in full swing. The falling leaves are turning colors as my panoramic view outside ... the park, bridge and Atlantic Ocean ... create amazing energies that everyone comments on as come here for a reading, a visit, or next on the agenda ... my 11/11/11 class. That will indeed be a special sharing as the energies for 11/11/11 seem to be building everywhere. Souls sense something ... but not just the normal seasonal changes ... something different ... whatever it is we came here to experience that says, "Now is the time." Speaking of time ... we don't return to stand time in the US and other places until November 6th. Is your biological clock already making the adjustment? In 2012 your perceptions of reality will shift especially in relation to time and space. You will forget and at the same time remember that which is important. Your psychic abilities will move quickly and with greater clarity and accuracy. You will ponder something and voila ... the answer comes.
New Moon 3° Scorpio
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This horoscope talks about totality. You will get a chance to understand what it is that you are really committed to in your life: is it your addictions (drugs, food, etc.), is it your career, your relationship. It will be very tempting to tell lies to yourself, but you will get glimpses of what IS the most important thing to you, usually its not something you easily admit to.
This Scorpio New Moon's dark intensity reminds us to cleanse our emotions and see what still remains. Under strong Scorpio influence, everything gets destroyed that can't handle the hard and clear light of truth. Pluto, the ruler of Scorpio, went direct on September 16, the day before Occupy Wall Street began, so Scorpio cleansing is global; people are connecting to demand equal justice for all.
The New Moon of October 26th coincides with Diwali, the festival of lights. This traditional festival is celebrated in India and beyond, and it signifies "the power of light to illumine darkness and uplight our hearts." As we celebrate the festival of lights, Diwali, the Moon is at its darkest phase (known as New Moon). Not only that, this New Moon of October 26th is at 3 degrees Scorpio, the sign ruled by mighty Pluto. Pluto is known as the Lord of the Underworld. The symbol for Pluto is the phoenix, a mythological bird. The phoenix inspires us to ... continued
Diwali symbolizes the victory of good over evil.
Lamps are lit as a sign of celebration and hope for mankind.
Celebrations focus on lights and lamps, particularly traditional diyas.