The vedic chart has a repeating pattern of 4 x 3.
Dharma, Artha, Kama, Mosksha.
Dharma: purpose, right action
Artha: material abundance/food& shelter
Kama: pleasure/ houses 3,7,11
This new moon eclipse is all about kama.
Zodiac sign: Leo
Ruling planet: Venus
“Purva Phaluguni nakshatra is one of the twenty seven nakshatras according to the Hindu astrological beliefs. It spans through the Simha rashi or the Leo constellation. It is symbolized by a swimming hammock. This star in one hand symbolizes joy and creation and on the other hand may also symbolize lack of desires and insipidity.
Basic information about Purva Phalguni Birth Star
This is a powerful nakshatra and is also known as Bhagadavaita. The wonderful feelings and perceptions like love, sensual pleasure, prosperity and enjoyment are influenced positively by this nakshatra. This nakshatra may signify origin, development or creation while it may at times also represent closure or destruction. As a matter of fact, Purva Phalguni nakshatra is believed to harbor the seed of creation and the subsequent development and at the same time it also leads to dissolution , destruction and merger in the universe so that new creation can be formed again. Both Purva Phalguni and Uttara Phalguni are considered to be the nakshatras that bring good fortune and luck.
General Characteristics of Purva Phalguni Nakshatra
“According to the Vedic Astrological beliefs, those born in the Purva Phalguni nakshatra have a strong aesthetic side to them which makes them lovers of music and other forms of fine arts. Their fondness towards arts and literature is one of their very prominent personality traits. They develop their keenness towards arts from childhood and pursue the interest to have a respectable and profitable livelihood through their chosen interests. Due to their intellectually inclined nature, loyalty and honesty becomes their important personality traits.
The defining behavioural characteristics of people of this native are that they maintain a cordial and warm relationship with their friends and relatives. They are very loving and affectionate and they care for the people close to them and help them to the utmost when it is needed. Other noticeable behavioural characteristic in them is their inclination toward cleanliness and tidiness. Although they are not hyper sensitive about cleanliness, but they love to keep their homes and surrounding clean and decorate them with beautiful things. They are naturally attractive and well spoken which makes them the focus of attention by the opposite sex. The people who are born in the Purva Phalguni nakshatra are very compassionate and have a empathetic and genial attitude towards mankind. They are very polite and loving and these positive traits endear them to a large number of people surrounding them. They are peace loving and keep distance from disputes, they try to bring in an amicable solution to the problems without fighting which is another positive trait in them. With so many good qualities in them , they are greatly liked and loved by people around them. But they do possess some negative traits in them also. Being confident and bold may turn into over confidence and arrogance sometimes. Purva Phalguni women are beautiful and attractive and are often found to be arrogant about their appearance. Other negative traits include them being restless and they lose patience easily.” http://www.prokerala.com/
NO GLORY IN BUSY
Everybody gets 24 hours a day. Each uses the time differently. Because the capitalist system needs , ‘workers’, work has become glorified. People are too busy working and not leaving enough time for pleasure. This era even has people so disconnected from their ability to feel pleasure that you feel guilty taking time just to relax and love the life you have. According to the vedas, once you have your dharma ( right action, goals) sorted, you need to take care of artha (food and shelter), then you can embrace kama ( pleasure).
If you take time to meditate on this you will find the wisdom.
After kama is moksha ( spiritual liberation).
This new moon has serious mojo! The imprint that can be dropped into the cosmic fabric on your behalf, by you, for you, is monumental. Set in motion your intention to allow your pleasure to play a pivotal role in your time. Pleasure is enjoyment of your existence. Orgasm is a rise in momentary ecstasy, but if we tune out bodies properly, this energy can run through us almost all the time. Enlightenment is the ability to hold the maximum amount of light/life in your 100 trillion cells. Kama is the frequency of the higher realms of experiencing life.
DROP YOUR INTENTION INTO THE NEW MOON ECLIPSE PORTAL
This new moon set your wishes in motion. Honestly, once you have all the material things that money can buy you will come back to the essential quality needed to enjoy life, which is the ability to enjoy. If it has become a foreign concept begin with one moment at at time. Once you have one perfect moment string it together with another unit you you have a necklace of time spent in pleasure/enjoyment.
Depending on your own personal birth chart, this quest may be tougher or easier than your global brothers and sisters. Do not judge yourself. Move forward along your own path with conviction and certainty. What inspires you? Go in that direction. When it feels good, stop, sit, and relax into it. You are designed to experience kama. Now is good!