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Ceres Sextile Natal Sun

"I am capable of nurturing others and receiving support, finding balance and experiencing transformation."

Transit Aspects

Astrological transits are a part of what is usually called predictive astrology, the claim of astrology to predict or forecast future trends and developments. Most astrologers nowadays regard the term 'prediction' as something of a misnomer, as modern astrology does not claim to directly predict future events as such. Instead it is claimed that an astrological pattern with regard to the future can correspond with any one of a variety of possibilities. What is in fact foretold is the trend of circumstances and the nature of the individual's reaction to the situation

Ceres Transits

Ceres' Nurturing Dance

Ceres, the largest asteroid in the belt between Mars and Jupiter, carries themes of nurture, motherhood, and the cyclical rhythms of life, mirroring the ebb and flow of sowing and harvest. During its transits, Ceres illuminates the ways in which one gives and receives care, highlighting both the nurturing instincts and areas where one might feel starved for nourishment or recognition. The dance of Ceres across the zodiac might bring about periods of heightened fertility—in both a literal and metaphorical sense. These could be moments ripe for new projects, relationships, or undertakings, but equally, they might underscore feelings of loss or emptiness, echoing Ceres' own mythological grief over the abduction of her daughter, Persephone.

Harvesting Wisdom with Ceres

Beyond the initial instincts of care and the pains of separation, Ceres' transits are profound teachers of resilience and regeneration. They invite an understanding of life's inherent cycles: that after every period of loss or winter, there is a renewal, a spring awaiting. Encounters with Ceres can amplify feelings of maternal bonding, highlight dietary or health concerns, or bring about a deeper connection to the Earth and its rhythms. By attuning to Ceres' lessons during its transit, one can gain insights into personal patterns of attachment, the give-and-take of relationships, and the innate wisdom that comes from recognizing and honoring life's continuous dance of separation and reunion.

Ceres Sextile Natal Sun

When Ceres sextiles your Natal Sun, your nurturing nature effortlessly shines through. You find joy in taking care of others and are supported in your endeavors, particularly by your family.

If you've been feeling overwhelmed, this transit brings new resources and opportunities to meet your needs. Whether it's tangible support or a loved one stepping in to help, this is a time to overcome limiting beliefs about accepting help.

Embrace the support and allow yourself to replenish. With Ceres harmonizing with your Sun, you may experience improved health, stronger relationships with women, and even a spiritual transformation.

After this transit, you will notice a significant difference in yourself. Reflect on how you can continue to nurture others while maintaining a healthy balance in your own life.

Question to reflect on: How can you embrace the support and replenish yourself while continuing to nurture others?