Pluto retrograde is a time of inner transformation, deep psychological, and spiritual work on the self with the aim of evolving the soul. Dark and destructive things lurking inside can be identified and eliminated. Once the garbage in the body, mind, and spirit is flushed out, then regeneration can occur.
This year, the Pluto retrograde lasts a little over five months, from the 12th of April 2013 to the 20th of September 2013. Pluto stations retrograde at 11°35′ Capricorn. The aspects to Pluto describe the nature of inner transformation. Uranus square Pluto means some radical changes are required which are not easy. A totally new approach is needed, which can cause disruption. There is a sense of uneasiness as we step out of our comfort zone.
Asteroid Hygeia square Pluto retrograde means the radical changes required for the inner transformation are health related. Pluto compulsions, obsessions, and addictions can have an adverse affect on health. New insight and awareness about how diet, medication and substance abuse are holding back evolutionary growth. Overcoming fears, paranoia, or phobias is needed, in relation to doctors, pharmaceutical companies, test results, and surgery. Uranus square Pluto brings scientific breakthroughs. Uranus with Hygeia means it’s time to take advantage of recent developments in diagnosis and treatment.
Chiron the Healer bridges the gap. The inner transformation requires the assistance of healers. Chiron healers include all health care professionals like nurses, doctors, surgeons and psychiatrists. Then there are naturopaths, hands on healers, astrologers, and the list goes on.
There is a direct relationships between physical, mental and spiritual health. A good place to start this Pluto retrograde healing transformation is with the basics, the physical. Good food, eliminating toxins and getting a check up at the doctors. That’s makes the mental and spiritual transformation so much easier.