Neptune in Cancer, South Node in Libra

Neptune in Cancer ♋︎

Last Transit: Years 1901-1914

Neptune in Cancer in the natal chart creates a longing to be saved or rescued by someone seen as more emotionally secure and stable. This placement creates a very inspirational artistic vision closely in tune with the current vibration of the society of its time. There is a tendency to have a victim mentality which may lead individuals born during this transit to partner up with people or enter into relationships in which one can be rescued by a “knight in shining armor.” Neptune in Cancer brings a sense of rootlessness that needs to be reconciled. 

The relationship with home, family, or one’s roots is central to this placement. Having pride in the country or culture one comes from is a profound force operating in this generation. The emotional nature of these individuals can be confused at times. People with Neptune in Cancer are searching for validation for their emotional realities. They are longing for an external force to say they are okay just the way they are.

 You desire for society as a whole to authenticate what you are going through. There are deep connections to the past and history with this placement. Neptune in Cancer represents surrendering to your fears in order to overcome them. 

South Node in Libra ♎︎ in the natal chart

The South Node in Libra in the natal chart individual is learning to embrace their warrior spirit. This placement indicates many past lives in which you neglected to speak up or share your point of view in order to avoid upset for others. You are very gifted at remediation and creating peace between conflicting parties. 

The South Node in Libra may indicate tendencies in which you are overly accommodating to the needs of others. With a highly developed sense of team work you are now learning to go it alone. With courage and determination you are entering into situations in which you allow yourself to be more authentically you. This impulse to develop your sense of identity may be so strong you forgo the need to keep the peace. 

You know that in order to reach your highest potential you may need to shake things up. This placement pushes you towards finding independence and relying less on the approval of others. The unique life you crave is possible when you learn to trust in your gut instincts. If you follow your own advice through self-reflection you will know when you are on the right path.