AUGUST 2019 TAROTSCOPE
BY CRYSTAL ARTS AND HEALTH
Tarotscopes at Crystal Arts And Health are done by Cara E. Moore. She is a Crystal Healing and Herbalism Practitioner and Hatha Yoga Teacher. She also has a Fellow in the Mantic Arts through the British School of Yoga and the New Age Foundation. She trained in Angelic Tarot with Lisa Eddy, a Certified Angel Card Reader™ and Henry Seltzer, founder of Astrograph in Learn the Basics of Astrology.
The cards being used are the Angel Tarot by Radleigh Valentine for angel affirmations and guidance, with astrological, crystal and herbal support information. Images used are all rights reserved by Radleigh Valentine, Hays Publishing, published 2012 and are being used under fair usage conditions. When using herbal aromatherapy products be sure to check for any contraindications with any medications being taken, any other herbal product being used as well as any existing medical conditions or allergies.
There is a four card reading for each of the Astrological signs. The first card is the spiritual theme for the month. The second card is for the 1st ten days of the month, the third card is for the next ten days and the fourth card is for the final 10 days of the Month. Scroll down to find your sign and that will be your August 2019 Tarotscope.
March 21 – April 19
The Wheel (Archangel Michael)
Spiritual Theme: A time of positive change. A situation suddenly moves forward. Fortune is on your side. Michael means, “who is like God”. This card is linked to the planet Jupiter and possibilities. The elements are Fire and Water. Crystals are Sapphire, Blue Lace Agate, Lapis Lazuli and the Throat Chakra. It is a time to ground and center oneself before the forward motion of events. Affirmation is defining oneself and expressing a true reflection of this true self. Essential oil is Myrrh, Grapefruit, and Rosewood.
1st – 10th (Ten of Earth) A very happy family life. Financial security. Finding magic in the little things in life. Mercury in Virgo. Archangels Raphael (ruler of the Mercury) and Metatron (angel of Virgo). Crystals are Herkimer diamond, Peridot, and Malachite. Essential oils are Basil, Frankincense, and Geranium. This card indicates inheritance and community. Affirmation: “I gratefully acknowledge my bloodline and bless it seven generations in either direction.” 11th – 21st (Nine of Air) Expecting the worst. Self-fulfilling prophecies. Sleepless nights. Mars in Gemini. Crystals are rose quartz, citrine, and smoky quartz. Affirmation: I breathe out worry and breathe in peace. Essential oils are rose, lemon, and sandalwood. 22nd – 31st (Knight of Fire) Passionate, adventurous, self-assured, restless. A sudden event that needs immediate attention. Time is of the essence. Think things through carefully. The crystal is Red Jasper for grounding before needed before going forward motion. The essential oil is Rose.
April 20 – May 20
Release (Archangel Azrael)
Spiritual theme: The end of a phase or situation. Spiritual Transformation. Time to move on. (Death card in traditional Tarot). Azrael means “Whom God Helps”. This Archangel is associated with the mythical bird the Phoenix. The crystals Tiger’s Eye and Jet, the Sacral Chakra and the essential oil Cypress are linked with this card. The affirmation for this card is transforming change is positive.
1st – 10th (Page of Air) Logical, Honest, Impulsive, Curious. Challenging information. Delays or challenges to plans. Truth delivered without tact. Affirmation: “I ask all the right questions in a spirit of loving-kindness.” Crystal is clear quartz. Essential oil is Oregano. 11th – 21st (Four of Air) Time to rest or take a vacation. Allow more time before making a decision. Jupiter in Libra. Archangels Sachiel (ruler of Jupiter) and Jophiel (angel of Libra). Meditation may provide answers. Affirmation: “I enter into the silence to allow my soul to catch up.” Gemstones are Chiastolite, Smokey Quartz, Sugilite. Essential oils are Helichrysum, Clary Sage, and Geranium. 22nd – 31st (Knight of Earth) Loyal, dedicated, honorable, kind. Time to buckle down and get things done! Honor your commitments. A guardian angel. Element Air of Earth. Archangels Raphiel (Air) and Uriel (Water) Taurus and Aries. Crystals are Rhodonite and Rose Quartz. Essential Oils are Coriander and Eucalyptus. “I allow my efforts to shine through the work I do.”
May 21 – June 20
The Hermit (Archangel Raziel)
Spiritual Theme: Spend time in quiet meditation. Spiritual teaching. Self-discovery. Raziel means “Secrets of God” and is associated with the planet Mercury and the ability to manifest dreams through positive thoughts. The crystals carnelian and Ametrine, the Third Eye Chakra and Sandalwood essential oil are associated with this card. The affirmation for this card is serving the Divine is a source of joy and blessings.
1st – 10th (Queen of Fire) Traits: Confident, warm, intelligent, graceful. Stretch your wings and fly. Don’t underestimate yourself. Assert your independence and creativity. Ability to balance career and family. Aries (getting things done) and Pisces (caring). Essential oils are black pepper, Dragon’s blood, and Frankincense. 11th – 21st (Queen of Water) Tender hearted, Empathetic, Patient, Loving. Relationships develop to a new level. Trust your intuition. Care for yourself and others. Cancer and Gemini. Archangel Gabriel (Cancer) and Raphael (Gemini) Crystals are Pearl, selenite, and moonstone. Essential oil is Jasmine. If self-care is a problem, call on Archangel Michael for help to remain strong and healthy. 22nd – 31st (Page of Earth) Scholarly, dependable, patient, successful. Hearing Good news about financial matters. Wanting to do something more challenging. A new area of study. The crystal Carnelian can help you remain grounded and focused. The essential oils are Patchouli and Cypress.
June 21 – July 22
Awakening (Archangel Gabriel)
Spiritual Theme: Look at things from a different perspective. A temporary standstill. It is important to be yourself. Gabriel means, “God is my strength”. Traditional Hanged Man card. Planet Neptune and Water element. Crystals are Amethyst, lepidolite, coral, and aquamarine. Need to reduce the blame and judgment levels otherwise, the “limbo” this card brings will last longer. Essential oil is Ylang-ylang.
1st – 10th (Seven of Fire) Defend your beliefs and decisions. Stand your ground. Choose your battles wisely. Mars in Leo. Powerful need to be relevant in the world and make a difference. Affirmation: I have the courage to stand up for myself and those who are vulnerable. Crystals are Red Jasper and Fire Agate. The essential oil is Cedarwood. Opposing card when paired with the Hanged Man card, associated with defiance and struggle against. 11th – 21st (Four of Fire) Contentment, Peace, Abundance. A happy home life. The successful completion of a project. Venus in Aries. Archangel Anael (Ruler of Venus) and Camael (Ruler of Mars/Aries). Crystals are Ruby, Rhodocrosite, Pink Tourmaline, and Rose Quartz. Essential oil is Rose. Affirmation: “I revel in the infinite abundance of being and open my heart to feeling the exuberance of being alive. I use any excuse to celebrate life.” 22nd – 31st (Six of Earth) Gifts of money, time or effort. New career opportunities. Receiving a loan or paying off debts. The planet for this card is the Moon and Taurus. Crystals are Malachite, green aventurine. Essential oil is Ylang-ylang. Affirmation: “I give with a glad heart and receive gracefully.”
July 23 – August 22
The Sun (Archangel Uriel)
Spiritual theme: Happy outcome! Brilliant new ideas that lead to success. Have confidence in yourself. Uriel means “light of God”. This card is associated with the Sun, Archangel Michael and the Solar Plexus Chakra, happiness and prosperity. Crystals are Citrine, Yellow Calcite, and Pyrite. Essential oil is Bergamot. Affirmation is”I let my light shine.”
1st – 10th (Knight of Water) Emotional, romantic, enthusiastic, contemplative. Falling in love or wedding proposals. The need to balance emotions. An invitation to a social event. Angelic advice is to use Chrysoprase crystal and ask archangel Michael to balance the heart chakra and make it more receptive to the needs of others. Scorpio (Water element, Archangel Gabriel) and Libra (Air Element, Raphael) Affirmation: “I allow myself to feel deeply and joyfully channel those feelings into creative pursuits.” Crystal is green Jade. Essential oils are Nutmeg and Rosewood. 11th – 21st (Ace of Water). Falling in love or a resurgence of a relationship. Spiritual growth and enhanced intuition. A new home. Archangel Gabriel. Water Element. Crystal is Moonstone. Affirmation: “I accept that we all belong to each other and open my heart to love every living being unconditionally.” Essential oil is Jasmine. 22nd – 31st (Ten of Fire) Too much work. Accept help from others. Life is out of balance. Stress-related health concerns. Archangels Cassiel (Ruler of Saturn) and Raguel (angel of Sagittarius). Gemstones are Black Obsidian (grounding, releases deep-seated emotions) and Azurite (first-aid stone, deep healing). Essential oils are Bergamot, Sandalwood, and Geranium. Affirmation: “I do my best and am not afraid to ask for help.” This card may also indicate the passion for a job has been worn down by overwork.
August 23 – September 22
The Sun (Archangel Uriel)
1st – 10th (Five of Fire) Competing goals. Bothersome details. Conflict with others. Saturn in Leo. Archangels Cassiel (Saturn) and Raziel (angel of Leo) Crystals are Golden beryl, Hematite and Tiger’s eye Essential oils are Bergamot, Melissa and Sandalwood. Affirmation: I am a winner. 11th – 21st (Five of Water) Things not turning out the way you hoped. Not seeing the positive in a situation. Crying over spilled milk. Mars in Scorpio. Archangels Camael (Mars) and Jeremiel (angel of Scorpio)Crystals are Smokey quartz, amethyst, and red jasper. Essential oils areLavender, Neroli, and Galbanum. Affirmation: “I accept my feelings completely.” 22nd – 31st (Two of Earth) Too much going on at once. The need to make a decision. Consider a more playful approach. Need to remove drama situations or people from life. Jupiter in Capricorn. Affirmation: I am prepared to take risks to achieve my goals. Crystals are malachite, jet and yellow calcite. Essentials oils cedarwood, pine, and patchouli.
September 23 – October 22
The Moon (Archangel Haniel)
Spiritual Theme: Psychic insights. Events behind the scenes. Release fears that hold you back. Archangel Haniel means “Joy of God”. He is the Archangel of finding joy in relationship with the Divine as opposed to circumstances. This Archangel helps heal emotionally from stress and sorrow. Haniel helps creativity from artistic projects, being more productive, enjoying humor and finding hope. This card is associated with the Zodiac sign Pisces and the planets Jupiter and Neptune. Water element. Crystals are the Pearl, Emerald, and Amethyst. Third Eye Chakra. Essential oil is Ylang-ylang. Affirmation is “I compassionately and fearlessly accept and flow with my emotions.”
1st – 10th (Page of Air) Logical, Honest, Impulsive, Curious. Challenging information. Delays or challenges to plans. Truth delivered without tact. Affirmation: “I ask all the right questions in a spirit of loving-kindness.” Crystal is clear quartz. Essential oil is Oregano. 11th – 21st (Three of Earth) A power of creativity. Recognition for very high-quality work. Be a team player. Crystals associated with this card are snowflake obsidian, garnet, and jet. Essential oils are Sandalwood, Patchouli and Benzoin. 22nd – 31st (Eight of Water) A desire to move on. Search for something more meaningful. Spiritual and emotional growth. Saturn in Pisces. Affirmation: I respect myself to move on from situations that no longer serve my highest good. The crystal for this card is Amethyst. The essential oil is Lime.
October 23 – November 21
Balance (Archangel Zadkiel)
Spiritual theme: The need for balance and moderation. Cooperation and compromise. Wait for perfect timing. The traditional name is the Temperance card. Zadkiel means “righteousness of God”. Associated with the sign of Sagittarius and the element of Fire. Archangels Sachiel and Raguel. Heart Chakra, Third Eye, and Crown Chakra. Crystals are the Golden topaz, Sapphire, Amethyst, and Diamond. Essentials oils are Cedar, Nutmeg, Peppermint, and Hyssops. Affirmation: “I’m on fire with the excitement of my own vision and wherever it takes me, I go with complete faith.”
1st – 10th (Ace of Earth) Inflow of abundance. A promising business venture. Important documents or contracts. Crystals are Red Jasper and Jet. Earth element. Archangel Uriel. Essential oil is Patchouli. 11th – 21st (Queen of Fire) Traits: Confident, warm, intelligent, graceful. Stretch your wings and fly. Don’t underestimate yourself. Assert your independence and creativity. Ability to balance career and family. Aries (getting things done) and Pisces (caring). Essential oils are black pepper, Dragon’s blood, and Frankincense. 22nd – 31st (Nine of Water) Your wish comes true! Concerns fade away. A love of life. Jupiter in Pisces. Crystals are Turquoise and Mother of Pearl. Affirmation: “I am happy to be alive and content with what I have.” Essential oil is strawberries.
November 22 – December 21
The Emperor (Archangel Michael)
Spiritual Theme: Organization and logic. Structure and discipline. Leadership. Archangel Michael means “Who Is Like God” and is associated with the Astrological sign Aries and the element of Fire. The crystals for this card are Fire agate, Hematite, Red Jasper, Garnet, and Bloodstone. The essential oil is Black Pepper oil and Dragon’s Blood. Root and Solar Plexus Chakras. The affirmation for this card is about personal power and being organized.
1st – 10th (Nine of Water) Your wish comes true! Concerns fade away. A love of life. Jupiter in Pisces. Crystals are Turquoise and Mother of Pearl. Affirmation: “I am happy to be alive and content with what I have.” Essential oil is strawberries. 11th – 21st (Knight of Earth) Loyal, dedicated, honorable, kind. Time to buckle down and get things done! Honor your commitments. A guardian angel. Element Air of Earth. Archangels Raphiel (Air) and Uriel (Water) Taurus and Aries. Crystals are Rhodonite and Rose Quartz. Essential Oils are Coriander and Eucalyptus. “I allow my efforts to shine through the work I do.” 22nd – 31st (Ten of Air) The end of a difficult situation. Embrace the change and expect things to get better now. Recovering from an addiction. Sun in Gemini, Associated with the Archangel Michael and the crystal Citrine. Essential oil is Frankincense. Affirmation: “I release and forgive the past. I also release any worries about the future. I am in the now, relaxed, safely protected and loved by Angels.
December 22 – January 19
Release (Archangel Azrael)
1st – 10th (King of Earth) Generous, Professional, Responsible, Practical. A successful time. Confidently accept opportunities you are offered. The Midas Touch. Virgo (Hardworking, Loves to Serve) and Leo (Likes the limelight, recognition for good works). Archangels Uriel (Ruler of the Element of Earth) and Metatron (angel of Virgo). Affirmation: “I manifest abundance with ease. Paying attention to detail, I lovingly share with those in my care.” Crystals are Fluorite, Green Aventurine, and Lapis Lazuli. Essential oils are Patchouli, basil, and cinnamon. 11th – 21st (Two of Fire) You have come into your own. New partnerships or contracts. Continue to move forward. Mars in Aries. Need for compromise and good-natured debate in partnerships. Affirmation: “I let go of the need to control other people and situations, and rest in the peaceful knowledge that once I am aligned with Higher Will, all else that can be well will be well.” Crystals are Rose quartz, Coral and Bloodstone. Essential oils are Sandalwood, rosewood and rose. Archangel Camael (ruler of the Mars) and Ariel (angel of Aries). 22nd – 31st (King of Air) Traits include being brilliant, impartial, professional and diplomatic. Speaking the mind with confidence and the need to seek professional advice. It is a card signaling the need for balancing mental and emotional considerations. The crystal yellow calcite can help in seeing the greatest good for all. Essential oil is Basil.
January 20 – February 18
The Magician (Archangel Raziel)
Spiritual Theme: You are ready. You have the resources or the ability to manifest them. Life is magical. Raziel means “Secrets of God” and is associated with the planet Mercury and the ability to manifest dreams through positive thoughts. The crystals associated with this card are Aquamarine and Citrine, the Throat Chakra and the essential oil Sandalwood. The affirmation for this card is about expression.
1st – 10th (Queen of Water) Tender hearted, Empathetic, Patient, Loving. Relationships develop to a new level. Trust your intuition. Care for yourself and others. Cancer and Gemini. Archangel Gabriel (Cancer) and Raphael (Gemini) Crystals are Pearl, selenite, and moonstone. Essential oil is Jasmine. If self-care is a problem, call on Archangel Michael for help to remain strong and healthy. 11th – 21st (Three of Water) A celebration. A wedding, graduation or birth announcement. The need to have more fun. Mercury in Cancer. Crystals are pearl and mother of pearl. Affirmation: I am a good friend. Essential oils are Melissa, lemon, and coffee. 22nd – 31st (Page of Earth) Scholarly, dependable, patient, successful. Hearing Good news about financial matters. Wanting to do something more challenging. A new area of study. The crystal Carnelian can help you remain grounded and focused. The essential oils are Patchouli and Cypress.
February 19 – March 20
The Magician (Archangel Raziel)
1st – 10th (Seven of Water) Symbolizes a complex decision. There is a need for research and then making a decision. Stop procrastinating. This card can indicate an addiction or unhealthy behavior. Venus in Scorpio. Affirmation: I am working for my best and highest good today. Essential oil is Lavender. Opposing card when paired with the Magician card, associated with lacking focus and commitment. 11th – 21st (Eight of Water) A desire to move on. Search for something more meaningful. Spiritual and emotional growth. Saturn in Pisces. Affirmation: I respect myself to move on from situations that no longer serve my highest good. The crystal for this card is Amethyst. The essential oil is Lime. 22nd – 31st (Page of Earth) Scholarly, dependable, patient, successful. Hearing Good news about financial matters. Wanting to do something more challenging. A new area of study. The crystal Carnelian can help you remain grounded and focused. The essential oils are Patchouli and Cypress.
Have a great month!
Thanks for reading the August 2019 Tarotscope. In addition to knowing your Sun Sign, knowing your Moon and Rising sign is useful for a more in-depth reading. This can be found out by knowing the time and place of your birth. Sites like Astrodienst and Astrology.com offer free birth charts. Once these are known read the corresponding Astrological sign reading.
Hope everyone has a Blessed New Year 2019. Happy Lammas, Lughnasadh, Gŵyl Awst (Welsh) August 1st and Happy Imbolc in the Southern Hemisphere.
The recent Solar Eclipse and Lunar Eclipse will be the energies in place till the next Solar (Next New Moon Solar Eclipse, December 26, 2019 at 0:13:00 at 4° Capricorn 07) and Lunar Eclipse (Next Penumbral Lunar Eclipse 2020 January 10 at 14:21:10 at 20° Cancer 00). https://cafeastrology.com/2019-eclipse-charts.html
The planets Jupiter (goes direct August 11th) and Mercury went direct July 31st, leaves Pluto, Saturn, and Neptune in retrograde and the Chiron the Wounded Healer.
New Moon on Tuesday, July 2, 2019, at 10° Cancer is a Total Solar Eclipse
Positive omen of the solar eclipse Saturn sextile Neptune which is associated with making your dreams comes true through persistence, tolerance, and consistent effort. At 09°22′ Cancer Sign is fixed star Alhena. This white star is located on the left foot of the Southern Twin Pollux in Gemini Constellation and is associated with artistic skills apply especially with the written or spoken word. The Solar Eclipse sextile Uranus brings increased insight and creativity.
Full Moon on Tuesday, July 16, 2019, at 24 degrees Capricorn is a partial lunar eclipse.
This Full moon is conjunct Pluto which is associated with intense emotions with compulsive behaviors and aggressive confrontations combined with the close proximity to dwarf planet Eris (Greek Goddess of strife and discord) with exposures of dark secrets and scandals. Venus opposite Saturn is associated with sadness and loneliness linked to love life and lack of resources. Good time to work on self-development and relationship responsibilities to help cope with these limitations. Venus trine Neptune is associated with relaxation. Saturn sextile Neptune brings material gains through Spiritual endeavors.
New Moon in Leo July 31st 8° 37′
New moon conjunct Venus is associated with an emphasis on Love and Finances. The Moon square Venus is linked to a time of possible unexpected change, tension, and indecision. Due to the two Ascelli (Australis and Borealis) of the Crabs in Cancer constellation endurance and support are needed to avoid relationship instability and financial stress. (Astroking.com)
Full Moon in Aquarius August 15th 22° 24′
Sun conjunct Venus is associated with the love life, creativity, and finances. The Moon opposite Venus creates an urgent need for Love that may have consequences if not well-placed. The Moon opposite Mars is associated with moodiness and being short-tempered. The Sun Quincunx Pluto can cause life-changing Drama. Venus quincunx Pluto is linked to difficult obsessive people. The Moon conjunct fixed Star Nashira brings good news. Sun and Venus conjunct fixed star Ras Elased Borealis is associated with artistic acknowledgment and expression. (Astroking.com)
Jupiter Retrograde April 10th 24° Sagittarius 20′ to August 11th 2019 at 14° Sagittarius 30′
The Jupiter retrograde is an opportunity to take extra time to work on situations needed for growth. Take the time to work on these areas so when Jupiter turns direct you will be in a position to expand and put plans into practice.
Pluto Retrograde April 24, 2019, at 23° Capricorn 09′ to October 2, 2019, 20° Capricorn 38′
Pluto in retrograde is associated with coping with change and transformation. This is also a time for getting rid of any manipulating people or being that way in your own actions. Power and control are connected with Pluto retrogrades. Addictions and destructive behavior need to be dealt with especially at this time as the retrograde intensifies the need to be rid of destructive tendencies. By having a plan in place to deal with negative behavior patterns it helps to ease the intensity of the detoxification to make it more manageable.
Saturn Retrograde April 29th to September 18th, 2019, 20° Capricorn 31′
Saturn in retrograde is an ideal time to work on long term goals and dealing with responsibilities associated with career and dependants. Any restructuring of how we make our dreams happen and how we approach blocks can be done at this time. This is better timing than waiting for a crisis that may require a lot more effort, such as becoming depressed, to deal with things not happening as we want them to happen.
Neptune retrograde 2019 starts on June 21 at 18°43′ Pisces and ends on November 27 at 15°55′ Pisces.
The Neptune Retrograde is a good time to take quests for spiritual development. Saturn sextile Neptune is associated with strong faith and self-belief especially combines with effort. Jupiter square Neptune is linked to disappointment, it is advised to avoid risky behaviors such as gambling. Saturn sextile Neptune is associated with inspiration and enthusiasm to achieve your dreams through effort. (Astroking.com)
Chiron Retrograde July 8th 05° Aries to December 13th 2019 01° Aries
Chiron – the wounded healer, the shaman, the alchemist is associated with your deepest pain, but also with your greatest gift. Chiron is about the experience of healing and the experience of wholeness. (Astrobutterfly) The theme is self-worth starts within.
For a list of Astrological Events in 2018
Further angelic correspondence information is available via the Big Juicy Book of Holistic Tarot Card Meanings Major Arcana and Minor Arcana available from Angelorum.co
One question Celtic cross readings are available via the Crystal Arts And Health website and the Bmystic Shop has a selection of readings, Three Mode Spread, the Triskele, Lunar Reading, Celtic cross readings and Year Ahead readings. Cara E. Moore, BSYA (Crys.) (Herb.) FMANF, Yoga Teaching (Hatha Yoga)