Support with your donation and help spread spirituality and positivity.


This article was posted by

A+ A A-

Your Weekly Guide To Planetary Influences - May 29 to June 4, 2023

Your Weekly Guide To Planetary Influences - May 29 to June 4, 2023

EVOLUTIONARY DIRECTIVES: Giant planet Jupiter aligns with the True North Node in Taurus this week, exact on Thursday, June 1.

The North and South Nodes of the Moon are not planets, but points in space that provide insights into humanity's current evolutionary path: the South Node represents old patterns we are called to leave behind and the North Node shows qualities we are being asked to develop and nurture.

The nodal axis has been in the Taurus-Scorpio polarity since January 2022. Over the past 18 months, our evolutionary growth has focused on our being able to leave behind the shadow qualities associated with Scorpio and to embody the higher qualities of Taurus. 

Of course, Taurus also has shadow qualities, and Scorpio has higher expressions; we are focused here on Scorpio's shadow because it is where the South Node is transiting. In nine years' time, the nodes will be reversed, and we will be talking about the shadow side of Taurus and the higher qualities of Scorpio.

That being said, here is a list of the growth path we are traveling now, which is being emphasized by Jupiter this week:

  • Moving from being ... To being:
  • Easily annoyed, reactive ... Patient, responsive
  • Drawn to crisis and drama ... Grounded, peaceful, calm
  • Merged with others emotionally and psychically ... Self-reliant, with strong boundaries
  • Controlling, demanding ... Gracious, generous
  • Preoccupied with others and their motives ... Centered in own values
  • Addicted to complexity ... Able to enjoy simple pleasures
  • Condemning ... Appreciative
  • Resentful ... Forgiving

To help us embody these higher qualities of Taurus, here are some sensory activities that can help promote inner peace and grounding: 

  • Walking in nature, being with animal companions
  • Listening to or playing music, singing
  • Cooking, savoring food and flavors
  • Enjoying beauty, the arts
  • Physical touch, massage, sound therapies, aromatherapy, flower essences
  • Smelling pleasant scents and aromas 
  • Wearing soft fabrics and textures

SAGITTARIUS FULL MOON: A Full Moon occurs next Saturday, June 3, when the Moon is at 13°18' Sagittarius. Fiery Sagittarius is the sign of the Adventurer, the Explorer, the Philosopher, the Optimist. The sign of The Archer encourages us to step out of our comfort zone, to be more understanding and tolerant of differences, to take action based on wisdom and intuition, and to search for life's deeper meanings, rather than being content with "just the facts."

However, a Full Moon always requires a balance of polarities. With the Sun in airy Gemini opposing the Sagittarius Moon, we are asked to use both intuition and logic, to take inspired action but also to be thoughtful and communicative, to be optimistic but also reasonable, to stretch ourselves mentally and physically but also to attend to our immediate surroundings and daily routines. 

The Sag Moon is trine Mars in Leo at the time of the lunation. This positive aspect amplifies courage, confidence, and stamina, to be utilized in whatever creative endeavor we might choose. However, the Moon is also semisquare Pluto in Aquarius, so we can anticipate that the Full Moon will illuminate beliefs and world views that must be transmuted, since they are not supported by our expanding understanding of reality. And, with the Moon square Saturn in Pisces, our ability to fully enjoy the moment may feel blocked, either due to outer restrictions or because of an underlying pessimistic or fear-based belief.

In galactic astrology, Saturday's Full Moon is conjunct an infrared object called IFR G333.6-02. With this IFR activated, new ideas and information will enter our awareness, requiring us to have greater flexibility of mind and a broader vision. All rigid beliefs and dogma must be released if we are to clearly receive and fully benefit from these data downloads.*

DAILY ASPECTS: Here are this week's most important planetary aspects, with my brief interpretations. 

Monday & Tuesday

No major aspects are exact on these two days.


Venus square Eris, Sun semisquare Eris: Codependent relationships encounter difficulties with these aspects. One or both parties feel a strong need to express the truth about their thoughts and feelings.


Mars quincunx Saturn: This frustrating aspect can increase a tendency to blame or criticize either self or other, if things are not going well. Efforts to improve matters may feel blocked. At its essence, this aspect slows us down, providing an opportunity to gain clarity on our needs and desires, and requiring that we take necessary steps to better enable their fulfillment.

Jupiter conjunct North Node: We may feel especially expansive and optimistic with this alignment, or we may be aware of where we are falling back into old patterns.


Venus trine Neptune: Compassion, understanding, and empathy are all enhanced with this aspect. This can improve relationships and also artistic or spiritual endeavors.


Full Moon: The Full Moon perfects at 8:41 p.m. PDT, when the Moon is at 13°18' Sagittarius,


Mercury conjunct Uranus: Our thoughts are very active today as the planet of the rational mind aligns with the planet of Higher Consciousness. We are more open to "aha" moments, insights, and new ideas as these two planets conjoin, and our perspectives on reality are shifting. However, this can be a highly nervous energy, almost electrical, so remember to breathe and connect with nature or find other ways to ground yourself.

IF YOUR BIRTHDAY IS THIS WEEK: There may be times this year when things are moving more slowly than you would ideally prefer. If this occurs, understand that the cosmos are giving you the opportunity to slow down and to reflect, especially if you have been moving at hyper-speed in some area of your life. Gemini's need for variety can sometimes leave us breathless; taking time to breathe more consciously, on a regular basis, is especially vital this year. This simple exercise will help you get in touch with what you really value and desire, rather than feeling driven to fill in every spare moment with a mental activity. As always with Gemini, the challenge lies in your answer to this question: Am I in charge of my mind, or is my mind controlling me? (Solar Return Sun semisquare Venus, square Saturn, semisquare Eris)

In peace and with gratitude,


Aspects of Note This Week:

All times listed are Pacific Daylight Time. For Greenwich Mean Time, add 7 hours.

  • MON: No major aspects are exact today
  • TUE: No major aspects are exact today
  • WED: Venus square Eris, Sun semisquare Eris
  • THU: Mars quincunx Saturn, Jupiter conjunct North Node
  • FRI: Venus trine Neptune
  • SAT: Full Moon 8:41 p.m. PDT
  • SUN: Mercury conjunct Uranus

LAST CHANCE! If you missed my recent webinar covering May through August, you can still purchase the replay and materials: the video replay, slideshow, and monthly aspect calendars. Just send an email to  with "Webinar Replay" in the subject line, and I'll reply with details.

Astrologer Pam Younghans writes the NorthPoint Astrology Journal based on planetary influences and insights received. Her hope is to bring astrology "down to earth" in a way that will help readers navigate current energies, while also utilizing these energies for spiritual and personal growth.

Feel free to share this NorthPoint Journal with others who may enjoy it! Please forward it in its entirety, including all contact and copyright information.

To learn more about Pam's work, please visit

NorthPoint Journal copyright 2023 Pam Younghans. All Rights Reserved.

Source Here

© 2023 All rights reserved. Reprinted With Written Permission From Pam Younghans. We track all IP addresses. Using a VPN will now also get tracked to original source IP.

Pin It is free to use because of donations from people like you. Please help support us! 
Cut Through The Illusions!
Available On
Apple  | Android | Amazon
NEW Expanded Version - 53 cards!

Spirit Animal Totem Of The Day! is free to use because of
donations from people like you.
Donate Now » Donation!


Who is Online Now

We have 838 guests and no members online

Featured This Month


Libra’s Featured Stone - Kyanite

Libra’s Featured Stone - Kyanite

Kyanite Birthstone: Libra Planet: Venus Element: Air Chakra: Throat Read more

Mabon Modern Style

Mabon Modern Style

The Mabon season begins somewhere around the 21st-22nd of September and cont... Read more



The Stone for Clearing and Change Ametrine is one of the rarest and most va... Read more

Mabon Magic: Ideas For Fall Decoration And R…

Mabon Magic: Ideas For Fall Decoration And Ritual

Welcome (almost!) to Fall! We’re turning the Great Wheel once again, toward ... Read more

Sun in Libra

Sun in Libra

An Overview of Sun Sign Characteristics for Libra The ruler of Libra is Ven... Read more



The Protection Stone As a stone that emerges with dramatic force from the d... Read more

Autumn Equinox

Autumn Equinox

The Autumn Equinox is a time of harvesting and preparation. It is a time to ... Read more

Birth Totem - Raven or Crow

Birth Totem - Raven or Crow

Birth dates: September 22 - October 22 Birth Totem is: Raven/Crow Clan ... Read more



Sept 23 - Oct 22 Spirit: To operate judiciously Ego: Strategist, peace see... Read more



Mabon Ritual Celebrated on the Autumn Equinox, around September 21-23 each y... Read more

Black Tourmaline

Black Tourmaline

The Negativity Remedy Stone Black Tourmaline (Schorl) is one of the best st... Read more



Helps you feel courageous and adventurous. Gender: Feminine Planet: Saturn Ele... Read more

The Ivy - September 30th - October 27th

The Ivy - September 30th - October 27th

Celtic Symbol : The Butterfly Zodiac Degrees : 7º00` Libra - 4º59` Scorpio ... Read more

Ducks Fly Moon

Ducks Fly Moon

Raven - Bloodstone Jasper - Mullein - Brown September 23 to October 23 The D... Read more



The Mental Balancer Stone Lepidolite contains lithium and is helpful for st... Read more

© 2008-2023 All rights reserved. Site Creation by
Web Hosting by


Right Click

No right click