As the eclipse of 2017 in North America occurs, many of us will observe the phenomenon. The sky turns darker, the air gets cooler and still, and the Sun is engulfed by the Moon. The ancients believed that eclipses were associated with bad omens, dark mysticism, and punishment from divinity for humanity’s moral shortcomings.
The eclipse is a reminder of the power of nature. Energy and consciousness is shifted during this powerful occurrence of nature. What happens in the cosmos affects us within.
This celestial event gives us an opportunity for introspection and healing. With the state of affairs we have had lately, with all the division and strife of recent times, this is sorely needed. As the Sun reappears, this eclipse will bring about a new dawn and a brighter future.