Archive: January 2017

Dream of a new world under January 28th's New Moon

Dream of a New World (under January 28th’s New Moon)

January 26, 2017

Filed under: Art, Astrology, Photo

On January 28th (at 00:07 UTC – hence during the night starting on the 27th) we will have a New Moon, joining the Sun in the house of Aquarius. This year already started with the moon in the sign of Aquarius, and this will give the same energy that started this year another boost: it […]

Make your own adventure

Make your own adventure

January 23, 2017

Filed under: Art, Photo

We certainly post a lot of cards – Oracle cards and Tarot – at the Sanctuary of Joy. Anyhow, today we want to talk about a different type of cards: these are the ‘Propp cards’. They sometimes are also referred to as ‘story cards’ and are based on the work of Vladimir Propp. Who was […]

Oracle cards

Oracle cards for the weekend January 21st-22nd 2017

January 22, 2017

Filed under: Oracle cards, Photo

We picked some cards for you! As usual, the interpretations you can read below are our own (not verbatim from the deck’s booklets). Note: The photo was shot at the ‘terra terra’ market, which is held in a couple of different spots in Rome: it is an initiative where local farmers and artisans sell their […]

I find my light within

I find my light within

January 18, 2017

Filed under: Art, Fiction, Photo

On top of the town where we live (Soriano nel Cimino), right in the middle of the forest of Oak and Chestnut trees, along an old route that was used to transport goods on the back of donkeys, there are the ruins of an old church and convent of the order of Saint Augustine. This […]

Nothing is better than agriculture

Nothing is better than agriculture

January 16, 2017

Filed under: Art, Photo, Quotes

How beautiful Nature is! Its beauty and sounds can energize you, relieve from stress, ground you, make you feel good and feel connected to all of creation and to the divine! Consider planting a vegetable garden (even a small one), where you can be sure the plants you cultivate are really organic and biologically grown […]

What's the fuss about 13 anyway?

What’s the fuss about 13 anyway?

January 13, 2017

Filed under: Art, Astrology, Photo

Yes, it’s Friday 13th. So what? At the Sanctuary of Joy we do like the number 13. You know we post a lot of information about the moon phases, and 13 is the number of moon cycles in a year. In the ancient times, those ‘moons’ were used to track time, and in Latin the […]

Cave canem

January 12th 2017 Full Moon: think twice before barking

January 11, 2017

Filed under: Art, Astrology, Photo

The full moon in January, the first one of the year, is a potent one. Even more so this year, given everything else that is going on in the Astro at the same time. For starter, a full moon is an opposition of the Moon and the Sun, hence opposition of feminine and masculine energies. […]

Angel's blessing

Angel’s blessing

January 9, 2017

Filed under: Art, Photo

Today we want to thank you for all your support and trust: it has been almost a year since we registered the sanctuaryofjoy.org domain, and just less than ten months since we started consistently posting on this blog and on our Facebook page: the response has been amazing (as I am writing this, the Facebook […]

Oracle Cards

Oracle cards form the weekend January 7th-8th 2017

January 8, 2017

Filed under: Oracle cards

We picked some cards for you! As usual, the interpretations you can read below are our own (not verbatim from the deck’s booklets). Note: If you have been following us, you might know we have recently bought a country home in Italy [if not, read more on http://www.sanctuaryofjoy.org/en/sanctuary-of-joy-new-home-in-italy/ ]. Among Olives and various fruit trees, […]

Those who don't believe in magic will never find it

Those who don’t believe in magic will never find it

January 6, 2017

Filed under: Art, Astrology, Quotes

The more you continue on your path of awakening and evolving beyond the ‘standard’ societal norms and illusion, the more you tend to notice – and, unfortunately – to be disturbed by those other people who are still clinging to old paradigms of material comfort and shallow needs, as if their lives really depended on […]

Light my fire

Light my fire

January 3, 2017

Filed under: Art, Photo, Quotes

Do we want a better world? Then we must understand that we make our own reality and that change begins with each on of us. The situation the world is is is the result of our collective choices, thoughts and actions and we need to understand it is not going to be fixed just by […]

Monthly Tarot reading and Astrological tips for January 2017

Monthly Tarot reading and Astrological tips for January 2017

January 1, 2017

Filed under: Astrology, Monthly Reading, Tarot

At the beginning of every month we pull three Oracle cards or Tarot cards, for a generalized prediction of the month. We hope you enjoy them! Let us know if these readings resonate with you! We’d like to hear your stories! Come tell us those on our Facebook page, commenting on this Blog, via the […]



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