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RULER : Moon

EXALTATION : Jupiter

DETRIMENT : Saturn

FALL : Mars

ELEMENT: water

MODALITY: cardinal

AIM : caring and healing

STRATEGY : nurturing of self and others

SHADOW : invisibility and mothering

ARCHETYPES: the sensitive - the healer - the nurturer - the parent - the psychotherapist - the homemaker - the archivist - the historian - the restorer - the caterer - the smothering mother - the crybaby - the invisible man or woman 

ENERGY IN ALIGNMENT : maternal - sentimental - emotional - caring - private -  care-taking - belonging - feeding - connected - protective - imaginative - receptive - intuitive -  supportive  - empathetic - sympathetic - fluid - vulnerable - patient - conservative - home-loving -  faithful - loyal - stable - loves home and family - good parent - good listener - emotionally open

ENERGY OUT OF ALIGNMENT: secretive - touchy - clingy - insular - clannish - defensive - nostalgic - reactive - moody - long-suffering - overly dependent - too available - lacks emotional self-sufficiency - too sensitive - hoarding - deluded - martyr - worried - penny pinching - self-pitying  - feeling abandoned - chooses dysfunctional friends and partners

THE 4TH HOUSE : family - roots and ancestry - the past - home and non-movable property - where you come from - racial and ethnic groups - what we are like in private - personal inner life - history - emotional and family atmosphere - home, both emotionally and physically - your place of retreat - your sanctuary - privacy - influence of childhood - early conditioning - land - family traditions - the end of life - how we end things 

BODY PARTS : stomach - gums - mucous membranes - breasts - rib cage - elbows - spleen - lower lobes of lungs - pleura - lower esophagus - upper lobes of the liver - uterus - diaphragm - temperature regulation of the body

COLOURS : silver blue - white - grey - cream - blue 

THINGS: boats - caves - containers for food and liquids - nests  - incubators  - embryos - childbirth - newborn animals  - pregnancy - charitable organisations for feeding the people 

GEMSTONE : pearl - moonstone

METAL: silver

MOON MANTRA : On Chandraya Namaha ( Om and salutations to Chandra, presiding spirit of the Moon )

CHAKRA: Third Eye

ARCHANGEL: Gabriel

ANIMALS : amphibians - crabs - frogs - water birds - animals with shell covering

PLANTS: rushes - water lily - white rose - white flowers - sap rich trees 

PEOPLE and JOBS : cooks - wet nurses - sailors - bartenders - small infants  - mothers - nurses - child-care workers - pediatricians - gynecologists - real estate developers - laboratory technicians - organic chemists - house keepers - gardeners - landlords/ladies - people who organize charity - interior decorators - curators - shop keepers - care takers - office organizers - small business operators - tutors - dancers - genealogists - potters - family therapists - animal farmers - shepherds - historians - novelists - poets - musicians - tarot readers

PLACES: seas - rivers - lakes - beaches - brooks - springs - marshes - fertile lands - land near water - bars - restaurants - a ship's hold - laboratories - spas - healing waters - the home - cellars - laundry rooms - bathrooms - kitchens

FASHION : understated chic - effortlessly feminine - overdressed - conservative, soft and cosy style  - peasant dresses - functional dresses - natural fibers - historic jewellery - aprons - shawls - scarves - warm clothing - cashmere - grey cottons - meaningful necklaces - tartan patterns - tribal patterns 

HOME & INTERIOR DESIGN: family photo wall gallery - lace and crochet items - hand crafted items - blankets - pillows - tablecloths - many potted plants - well stocked fridge - large kitchen

ESSENTIAL OILS: jasmine - hyssop - clary sage 

WELLNESS TIPS : reduce sugar, starches, salt and alcohol - learn balanced emotional give and take in relationships - retreat frequently, but don't isolate yourself - be self-nurturing - warming and drying herbs - dry skin brushing - lymphatic toners and cleansers - diuretics - watch out for food allergies - bitter herbs to stimulate production of gastric acid - sooth your sinuses - try nasal irrigation with a neti pot - maintain breast health - reduce water retention - watch out for emotional eating - cook your own meals - learn how to cook meals from your own ethic background - collect your family's favourite recipes - eat brassica vegetables - eat fermented foods like sauerkraut and kimchi - eat organic non-GMO soy foods like miso, tempeh and tofu - eat squash and zucchini - try hydrotherapy - schedule "me time " especially at New and Full Moon - try genealogy projects and family trees - go for aquatic fitness classes 

HERBS , SPICES & FOODS: nourishment in general  - milk - eggs - fish - fruits and vegetables with high water content 

FOR CANCER OR WATER EXCESS - APPLY FIRE : hot spices - sweats - exercise - dry heat - heat lamps - sun light - laughter - warm colours - affection - stimulation - avoid cold, wet and sweet foods - improve heart and circulation

FOR LOW  WATER - APPLY WATER : swimming - bathing - humidifiers - drinking liquids - exposure to moonlight - pearls - silver - romantic music - sleep - psychotherapy - chanting - slippery elm bark - herbal laxatives - comfrey root - demulcents - aphrodisiacs - nurturing - support groups - lakes, rivers and oceans - fishing - boating - meditation - charitable work