2023 Week 22

Unveil the mysteries of the forthcoming days through the lens of celestial ballet, as the week of May 29 to June 4, 2023 unfolds its arcane narrative. Beneath the Gemini Sun, intellect intertwines with eloquence, while Venus in Aries ignites flames of passionate encounters. Venture into the heart of mysticism, as we dissect the cosmic dance to predict the unpredictable, illuminating the dark corners of the week with the ethereal glow of divination. Through scrying glass and tarot's ancient whisper, we delve into the unseen, unmasking the enigmatic face of fate. Do you have the courage to explore the future?

Strange of the Week 22, 2023

Ah, dear seeker of the veiled truths, you have once again found yourself at the threshold of the arcane. The path of stars and shadows beckons, and so we step into the mysterious dance of week 22. With every beat of the cosmic drum, the veil between the known and the unknown shivers, unveiling glimpses of what lies beyond. Through the ancient art of divination, we shall navigate the unseen currents of the week stretching from the final breaths of May into the youthful days of June.

Astrology: As the veils of the commonplace are drawn aside, the arcane ballet of celestial bodies unveils itself over the canopy of existence during the week of May 29th through June 4th. Under the watchful gaze of the Twins, The Sun in Gemini casts its eloquent rays upon the earth, igniting a fervor for knowledge and discourse among the mortal realm. The gentle whispers of Mercury, also nestled within the arms of Gemini, entwine with the Sun's rays, sharpening the minds of men to a razor's edge, gifting tongues with a silver touch and ears with a discerning tune. The dance of intellect and eloquence shall lead many to the verdant gardens of social interaction, where ideas shall flow like rivers of old wine, intoxicating yet enlightening.

Amidst the intellectual fervor, Venus in Aries casts a spell of passion and impulsiveness over hearts, leading them towards new horizons of love and adventure. The tender flames of new bonds may ignite under the auspices of Venus, yet beware, for Aries' impulsive fire might also scorch the fragile buds of affection if not tended with care. Simultaneously, Mars in Gemini lends its vigorous energy to the pursuits of the mind and heart, fueling the engines of endeavor with a fierce yet focused vitality. The alignment of Venus and Mars, across the zodiacal expanse, creates a cosmic cadence resonating with both passion and precision, a rare melody that could lead ventures of love and intellect to blossom under the nurturing light of Jupiter in Aries, which bathes the world in a cloak of optimism and boldness, urging souls to leap forth into the unknown with a daring spirit.

As the week unfolds its mystical petals, Saturn in Pisces beckons the seekers inward towards the silent halls of introspection and spiritual quest. Amidst the turbulent seas of earthly pursuits, the tranquil waters of the inner realm offer solace and deeper understanding. Uranus in Taurus, however, stirs the pot of existence with its insatiable thirst for change and excitement, perhaps leading some astray from Saturn's peaceful shores into uncharted waters. Neptune in Pisces, with its tender waves of compassion and empathy, strives to keep the hearts of men anchored in love and altruism. The dance of Pluto in Capricorn, infusing the air with a potent desire for transformation and power, orchestrates a subtle yet profound shift in the undercurrents of ambition among mortals. Each day of this week, adorned by different celestial alignments, whispers its own unique tale of hope, challenge, and mystical unfolding. From the harmonious call of the Moon in Libra on Monday, to the passionate stirrings of the Moon in Aries as the week closes, the celestial theatre unveils a narrative most enthralling, each day a verse in this grand cosmic poem, inviting the seekers to read between the lines, to dive deeper beyond the apparent, into the mystical realms where the seeds of destiny await to be discovered.

Numerology: In the ancient practice of arithmancy, numbers aren't mere values but the echoes of cosmic vibrations, whispering the concealed truths of the universe to the discerning mystic. As we traverse the week of May 29 through June 4, the numerological tapestry unfolds, each day a cryptic stanza in the timeless poem of existence. The week commences on the 29th of May, a date resounding with the enigmatic number 11 (2+9), the ‘Master Number’ known for its alignment with intuition and spiritual insight, intertwined with the vibrations of the month’s numerological value 5 (May), and the year’s sum 7 (2+0+2+3). This confluence beckons a day of inner awakening, a tender yet profound beginning to the week's mystical narrative.

As we meander through the week, each day unfolds a fresh numerological riddle. The 30th of May, resounds with the vibration of the number 3, a sacred trinity of past, present, and future, mingling with the subtle energies of 5 (May) and 7 (2023), forging a gateway to understanding the cyclical nature of time. The 31st of May, a day vibrating to the energy of 4, symbol of stability and a grounded spirit, whispers of a pause, a still point amidst the swirling dance of destiny. The numerical enchantment continues as we step into June, the 6th month, its vibrations bringing forth energies of love, care, and empathy. June 1st, reverberates with the master vibration 11 (1+1), emboldened by the nurturing energies of 6 (June) and 7 (2023), heralding a day of intuitive leaps and spiritual nurturing.

June 2nd, with the vibration of 2, speaks of duality and the delicate balance of opposites, whilst June 3rd, vibrating with the essence of 3 once more, whispers of expansion and celestial connection. Finally, as we embrace June 4th, the vibration of 4 re-emerges, a call to ground our ethereal insights into tangible reality, a fitting close to a week of divine discovery. The year's vibration 7 (2023), is a silent companion through our journey, a reminder of the unseen threads of spirituality woven through the fabric of our earthly existence. As the numbers dance in a sacred cadence through the week, they beckon the seeker to delve deeper, to tune into the rhythm of the cosmos, and in the process, uncover the sublime symphony of their own soul's journey.

The mystical voyage through the tapestry of numbers unveils yet deeper layers of understanding. It's essential to contemplate the overarching vibration of the week, a period nestled within the heart of the year. As we unravel the numerology of the entire week, we find a sum total vibration of 3 (2+2) from the week number 22, indicating a divine trinity, a celestial harmony resonating through the days. This vibration of 3, symbolizing creation and completion, echoes through the veil of existence, whispering of a sacred unity underlying the apparent duality of our earthly sojourn.

Moreover, as we traverse the days, we may also delve into the essence of each day's vibration by summing the vibrations of the day, month, and year, along with the week's vibration. For instance, on May 29th, summing the vibrations (2+9+5+7+3) leads to a total vibration of 8, a number symbolizing abundance and karmic cycles. A similar exploration for each day unveils a unique narrative, a clandestine dialogue between the mortal and the divine. Each numerical vibration, a cryptic verse in the grand cosmic narrative, invites the seeker to explore the abyss of the unknown, to dare to glance beyond the veil of the mundane.

Lastly, the sum total of the week's vibrations (including the day, month, year, and week number) can also be reduced to a single digit, leading to further layers of mystical insight. The practice of reducing to a single digit, known as "reducing to the bone" in ancient numerological practices, unveils the core essence of the time period in question. This reduction to the bone, akin to peeling layers off an enigmatic cosmic onion, invites the seeker to an inner sanctum of understanding, to the heart of the divine mystery. Through the week, the dance of numbers unfolds, each step a whisper of the ancient, each beat a call to delve deeper into the abyss of mystic wonder.

Tarot Base: Ah, XIV: La Tempérance (Temperance), a card of harmonious balance, a gentle whisper of moderation. It floats upon the winds of week 22, a guiding light amidst the ebb and flow of life’s myriad hues. The essence of Temperance is the nectar of well-being, a call to the souls wandering the corporeal realm to find harmony within, and thus without. It beckons one to blend the elements of existence, to find the golden mean in health and daily habits. A time to blend the fire of ambition with the cool waters of patience, to mold a reality resonant with the whispers of the heart.

In relationships, the touch of Temperance is a balm to hearts entwined in the dance of love and friendship. It sings a song of understanding, of giving and receiving in equal measure, of nurturing the bonds that tie souls together with the gentle hands of patience and acceptance. The world too, under the gaze of Temperance, finds itself at a crossroads, where the paths of haste and patience intersect. The energies of this card ripple through the collective consciousness, nudging the scales of global events towards a state of equilibrium, a momentary pause in the relentless march of time to reflect, to adjust, to find a balanced stance amidst the ever-changing landscape of existence.

As Temperance pours its essence into the chalice of the week, the call to introspection, to moderation, and to harmonious existence echoes through the corridors of the mundane and the mystical. It is a call to each heart to find its center, to dance the dance of balance amidst the swirling tides of life’s ceaseless flow.

Tarot Opposition: Amidst the gentle equilibrium of Temperance, Blumenstrauss (Bouquet) from the Lenormand tarot emerges, a manifestation of appreciation, beauty, and fleeting happiness. It is a reminder of life’s transient yet beautiful moments, a call to celebrate the joys and the blossoms of existence. However, in its opposition, it whispers of the ephemeral nature of such moments, and the necessity of a grounded reality. The Bouquet, with its vibrant allure, may lead one to stray from the path of moderation, to indulge in the intoxicating aroma of fleeting pleasures, to lose oneself in the ephemeral beauty it represents.

The opposition of the Bouquet to Temperance is a narrative of life’s endless dance between the transient and the eternal, the momentary joys and the lasting peace of a balanced existence. In relationships, the allure of new encounters, of fleeting emotions may sway hearts from the path of understanding and patience. It is a time where the ephemeral beauty of relationships may overshadow the enduring essence of deep connections, a moment to be cautious of superficial allure.

On a broader canvas, the opposition reflects upon the world stage, where the allure of short-term gains may cast a shadow on the long-term equilibrium. The Bouquet, with its transient charm, may divert the gaze of nations from the path of sustainable harmony, leading them astray into the gardens of momentary pleasures, oblivious to the looming imbalance it fosters. It is a call to discernment, to not lose sight of the enduring amidst the fleeting, to find the harmonious chord that binds the transient and the eternal in a melodious tune.

Demonology: In the obscure realm where shadows whisper and demons dwell, the presence of demon President Buer emerges from the abyss as the week’s influential dark entity. A healer of the infernal dominion, his essence wraps around the realm of health and healing, yet within the shadows, his intention veiled in mystery unfolds. As the days darken, his gaze fixates upon the earthly realm, his plans shrouded in the enigmatic veil of the underworld’s whispers. The enigmatic lore surrounding President Buer speaks of an entity adept in the healing arts, yet with the power to unleash maladies unknown.

Þæs deofol-duc Buer intendas for þære wuce unfoldaþ mid þy subtle breeze þæs obscure, a design þe seeceþ to test þa boundaries of þæs mortal flesh, to unveil þa veils of ignorance þe shroud þæt heart and mind. Þæt gebeaw þe entices his angietan is an of disregard for þy delicate balance of existence, of hubris þe mocks þa natural laws. To evade þy piercing gaze of Buer, man must tread þæt path of humility, to honor þæt sacredness of life in all its manifestations, to seek þæt ancient wisdom þe heals þa wounds of ignorance and arrogance.

Amidst the dance of shadows, the manifestation of President Buer’s influence draws near to the mystical shores of Key West, Florida, USA (24.556, -81.784). A place where the veil between worlds shivers with the ancient rhythms of the unseen. Here, the energies of Buer might find a channel, a doorway through which to extend his influence into the corporeal realm, to manifest his obscure intentions amidst the mundane reality of earthly existence. It is a tale of caution, a narrative that whispers of the unseen realms and the entities that dwell within, their gaze forever fixated upon the dance of mortal souls.

Angelology: As the shadows dance to the eerie tune of the abyss, a celestial light pierces through the darkness, heralding the presence of the angel Nidbai. A being of serene light and profound wisdom, Nidbai’s domain is one of insight and understanding, his essence a balm to the restless souls seeking the elusive truth. His gaze this week is fixed upon the mortal realm, his intentions wrapped in the silken veil of divine compassion. Nidbai seeks to illuminate the path of understanding, to guide the seekers towards the gentle shores of self-realization, to ease the burdens that shroud the heart in veils of ignorance.

Þæs engles Nidbai divine agenda for þære wuce unfolds mid þy subtlety of a gentle dawn, a design to awaken þæt inner eye, to nurture þa seeds of wisdom þe lie dormant within þa hearts of humanity. Þæt gebeaw þe drawaþ his celestial angietan is an of humble seeking, of a heart open to þa whispers of þæs divine, a soul willing to traverse þæt path of self-discovery. To avoid his gaze, man would walk þæt path of ignorance, to shroud oneself in þa veils of ego and material attachment. Yet, þæt gaze of Nidbai is an of compassion, a divine light þe seeceþ to guide, to illuminate þa shadows þe dance upon þæt heart.

The celestial whispers of Nidbai find a resonating chord amidst the tranquil valleys of Steamboat Springs, Colorado, USA (40.486, -106.833). Here, amidst the silent whisper of nature, the angelic influence might find a doorway, a channel through which to extend his celestial light into the earthly realm. It is a narrative of hope, a tale of the eternal dance between light and shadow, a reminder of the celestial gaze that watches over the unfolding drama of earthly existence, always ready to extend a hand of guidance to the souls lost in the maze of the mundane.

Divination Method: Ah, Scrying, the ancient art of gazing into the abyss to unveil the whispers of the unseen. A method steeped in the mystic essence of ages past, a doorway to the realms beyond the veil. As the veils of week 22 shimmer with the rhythm of the unseen, Scrying emerges as a significant method to peer into the depths of the unknown, to seek the elusive reflections of destiny. The mirror, the crystal, the tranquil waters, all become portals, channels through which the whispers of fate reach the ears of the seeker. It is a method shrouded in mystery, a craft demanding a heart attuned to the subtle vibrations of the unseen realms.

The practitioner of Scrying is often a solitary seeker, a soul whose gaze pierces through the veils of the mundane, whose heart beats to the rhythm of the unseen. Yet, the art of Scrying is not confined to the solitary practitioner alone. Groups too, bound by the thread of the arcane, may gather to delve into the mysteries that lie beyond the veil, their collective gaze piercing through the shrouds of the unseen. The path of Scrying is often one of mastery, a craft honed through the passage of time, through the patient unfolding of the inner eye. Yet, some souls may find themselves born with the innate gift of sight, the ability to gaze into the depths of the unknown, a talent etched upon their soul by the hands of destiny.

The practice of Scrying is a narrative of the eternal quest for understanding, a journey into the heart of the unknown. It is a method that speaks of the endless curiosity of the human spirit, of the thirst to unveil the veiled, to know the unknown. As the days of week 22 unfold, the call to Scrying echoes through the veil, a whisper to the hearts of the seekers to gaze into the abyss, to seek the reflections of destiny that dance upon the surface of the unseen.

Occult Practice: In the gloaming lights of destiny's abode, the veil between the known and the unknown thins, granting us a glimpse into the esoteric realm of secrets. As we traverse through the meandering corridors of the cosmic dance, we find ourselves amid the sanctum of profound contemplation, the "occult" practice of Meditation for week 22. In the silent whispers of the inner self, the seekers shall find the echoes of the ancient wisdom, waiting to be unfurled by the tranquil mind. The ethereal melody of silence that accompanies Meditation is like the serene waters of the abyss, reflecting the starry skies of the unknown. As the world outside hustles in the mayhem of existence, the practitioners of this ancient craft dive deep within the still waters of consciousness, seeking the pearls of enlightenment.

The halls of Meditation are open to all, yet few choose to enter. The journey within is often a solitary endeavor, a path taken by those whose souls yearn for the light of wisdom amid the darkness of ignorance. However, in certain sanctified circles, the practice transforms into a communal voyage towards the realms of higher consciousness. The master, a sage of profound insight, guides the apprentice, who stands at the threshold of the unknown, eager yet fearful of what lies beyond. The path of meditation, though seemingly barren, blossoms with the flowers of inner peace, self-realization, and a cosmic connection as the seeker ventures deeper into its enigmatic embrace. The craft does not discriminate between the born seer and the curious learner; the gates of insight swing open for all who knock with a sincere heart.

The significance of Meditation in the present week cannot be overstressed. The celestial ballet choreographed by the cosmic forces resonates with the inner harmony that Meditation seeks to cultivate. As the seeker sits in silence, the cacophony of the outer world fades, and the music of the spheres becomes audible. The practice acts as a sacred chalice, holding within it the elixir of serenity that nourishes the parched souls, weary from the incessant battles of existence. The week beckons the weary to the tranquil shores of Meditation, where the turbulent waters of the mind shall find peace, and the veiled eyes shall see the light of dawn that announces the birth of a new understanding, a higher perspective, a profound connection with the all-encompassing cosmic dance.

Colors, Foods, and Numbers: In the divine play of existence, colors, foods, and numbers act as the subtle threads weaving the fabric of our reality. For the week at hand, the ethereal color Wheat, the refreshing essence of Mint, and the humble number 2 are the harbingers of fortune. They are like the gentle zephyr that carries the scent of blooming flowers, invoking a sense of hope and rejuvenation. The color Wheat symbolizes the golden harvest that awaits the diligent seeker. It's a reminder of the abundant rewards that patience and persistence yield. The aromatic Mint represents clarity and freshness of thought, the essential companions on the road to self-discovery. The modest number 2 is the symbol of duality, the yin and yang, the balance that maintains the cosmic order.

On the flip side of this divine tapestry, lurk the shades that may hinder the light of understanding. The color Plum, the tartness of (the food) Plums, and the elusive number 6 reside in the shadows this week. They are like the murky clouds that obscure the stars on a dark night. The color Plum, though rich and royal in its hue, may lead the seeker into the abyss of over-indulgence and vanity. The sour essence of Plums could signify a bitter experience or a truth too harsh to swallow. The enigmatic number 6, with its ties to the material realm, may entangle the seeker in the transient, diverting them from the eternal truth. Evade these, and the path of enlightenment shall lay clear.

Company to Watch: Under the watchful eye of fate, enterprises too, bear the brunt or boon of the cosmic dance. The merchant of focus this week is Under Armour Class C (UA). In the great tapestry of existence, this entity finds itself at a crossroads, where the unseen forces of the supernatural realm cast their long, elusive shadows. The leaders and workers under the banner of UA, unknowingly stand on the precipice of change, the winds of which are laden with whispers from beyond. The auguries hint at a tumultuous ride through the storms of uncertainty. Yet, amidst the threatening clouds, lies the promise of a dawn kissed by the golden rays of hope and prosperity.

The arcane forces that envelop UA this week are akin to the ancient, enigmatic spirits that once whispered secrets to the mystic souls of bygone eras. The eerie dance of fate around this enterprise carries with it the essence of profound lessons waiting to be unraveled. A dire warning to the mariners sailing the ship of UA: heed the unseen currents beneath the calm waters, for they hold the power to change the course of your voyage. The augury recommends a vigil of the highest order, a keen eye on the ever-changing horoscope of the market, and a heart attuned to the subtle, mystic rhythm of existence. The significance of UA in this week's divination is a solemn reminder of the intricate, indissoluble bond between the mortal realm and the mystic, a bond that holds within it the secrets to prosperity or peril.

As the final echoes of channeled wisdom spiral into the ether, I implore you to cradle the ghostly whispers that resonated within, and let them light the murky path of your earthly journey. Ar lotus a vale e-barzh an dour pounner, o vesk dinomp ez eus kalvez a c'hell dont er-maez eus an dammoù duañañ. Be open to the beauty that can emerge from even the darkest of places. Remember, the future is not fixed, but shaped by your choices and actions. You have the power to create your own destiny, but you also have to face the changes and the challenges of your deeds. Be wise, be brave, and be true to yourself.

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Pragmatic Journey is Richard (rich) Wermske's life of recovery; a spiritual journey inspired by Buddhism, a career in technology and management with linux, digital security, bpm, and paralegal stuff; augmented with gaming, literature, philosophy, art and music; and compassionate kinship with all things living -- especially cats; and people with whom I share no common language.