VIRTUES OF THE MONTH  

The following verses, one for each sign of the Zodiac, come from Rudolf Steiner’s Twelve Moods (Mercury Press 1984), translated by Ruth and Hans Pusch, to help us get in tune with the sounds of the heavens at this time of year.

Autumn

October 21 — November 20
Patience becomes Insight
Antonyms: Hurry, Loss of Temper

Winter

November 21 — December 20
Courage becomes the Power to Redeem
Antonyms: Timidity, Anxiety

From Virtues, by H. Witzenmann; also Kimberton Hills’ Biodynamic Planting Calendar