Today was shukra. Shiva ate shukra so shukra is sakshat shiva and there is no shukra but the light of shiva through his shukranu.
From far I saw the same crane limping around Kali. Squirrels and other birds went about eating and devastating the planets with much more aggression then previous days.
Japam has been similar but effect will only be seen days after. Gayatri is as pure as mangla’s milk but time is now to dig in and change course to attain a smile. Get on.