Soak up earthly pleasures on August 14, when The Sun conjuncts sensual Venus. Avoid going overboard by knowing your limits and making time to be alone with yourself in preparation for the following workday. We want to create new rules for ourselves, making it a great day to conceptualize plans and creative projects. Be patient with yourself on August 16, when thought-ruler Mercury squares a retrograde Uranus. This square can create frustration in lack of outward change.
Focus on removing your bias and getting comfortable with your journey of inner growth. The limelight loses a little luster on August 23 when the Sun moves into practical Virgo, calling our attention towards precision and accountability.
Virgo is a sign that values the binary code — the world becomes a black and white place. Be careful as you make decisions and weigh options carefully while the Sun lights this pragmatic sign. Take a leap of faith on August 26, when Venus trines a retrograde Uranus. You could find yourself in an unexpected match while these planets complement each other.
Take time to explore your feelings before you act on them while these two combustible planets work together.
Look to enlighten yourself on August 29, when the Sun trines enigmatic Uranus. A New Moon in Virgo arrives on August 30, helping to sharpen our actions. So this is the sort of a time where a person becomes a Jehovah witness, joins a cult or becomes a Jihadist. Having said that, the day after you have the Persephone abduction aspect on Jan 13 with Ceres conjunct Pluto …. Jupiter travels alongside Saturn in your international zone practically all year Until Dec 20 so these two gods balance things out nicely in terms of growth and prosperity. Events that occur at this time seem to have a special, destined feel about them and result from being able to tap into a universal intelligence.
Jupiter conjunct South Node on Jan 8 will be one of those days when synchronicity points the way to success. Venus sextile Jupiter on Jan 23 is another day where you get that sense of the architect in the sky, there is less pressure that you have to work everything out yourself…. Ceres has the strangest orbit where some years it is as fast as a personal planet and other years it functions more like Jupiter.
This year it divides itself mainly between Aquarius and Pisces and retrogrades twice so it is more personal. Before it does we have a Persephone -esque connection of Ceres conjunct Pluto in Capricorn on Jan This leaves you quite vulnerable to an abduction by a tall, dark handsome stranger on holiday as the olden day books used to say. Well, it all depends on where you are travelling as it might equally be a petite Asian or leggy blond Swede…. Black Moon Lilith The majority of the year Lilith will be in Aries so we will take it from there when she enters there from Jan This means the witch will get extra witchy in your mystical zone, especially when Mars joins Lilith there from Jun 28 until Oct 20 Mars can bring inflammation, so if you do not give yourself enough TLC then illness could be the result.
Being ill forces you to slow down, but if you have really been abusing yourself you could be hospitalized!
Venus retrograde your ruler Venus spends an extra long time in your house of cash and self-esteem. If you have been feeling poor and sorry for yourself at least you will get your mojo back along with the first daffodils of spring.
The emphasis in is on rekindling the spark in an existing relationship — or finding a brand new and intensely exciting one! Three eclipses are there. You will work hard on building safe and secure foundations for years to come. Greater success and a higher income have always been a part of your ambitions, but early this year something else creeps in too: a need for your work to be creative, beautiful, meaningful or preferably all three. Mid-December is a likely high spot for this, courtesy of a magical Jupiter-Uranus trine. June sees a Solar Eclipse in your social zone, plus a Lunar Eclipse in your family zone, so your place in the world is really being tested.
See them as happy wealth pentacles blossoming in your bank account…. Mars retrograde this year is in Aries which is really the antithesis of your own energy, plus will be spent in your 12th house of self-undoing where is can do some damage if you are not vigilant. The summer solstice is a day when feminine and masculine energies are perfectly balanced, which gives us access to the full spectrum of our power. During Cancer season, we decompress from the whirlwind of the last month by retreating to our personal shelter. Cancer is the most nurturing sign in the zodiac—connected with family and home life.
Emotions can run high when this water sign is in control, so be prepared to shed some tears and ride the waves of feelings. Over the next month, we prioritize how to protect ourselves and what we need to feel secure. Paired with the energy from the summer solstice and a solar eclipse, this new moon in watery Cancer, no less is a lot to take on.
Your time will be better spent reflecting and journaling. Go with the flow. As the planet of dreams and intuition, Neptune controls our psychic selves. During retrograde, it can feel like a fog hovers over everything, making it difficult to determine truth from fiction. Avoid acting hastily, and make sure you have all the information you need to make the right decision.
Your Taurus horoscope is accurate because it is divided into decans. February 8 to March 4 – Jupiter sextile Neptune culminates on. It will be a good idea for you to avoid driving from 8th February to 22nd March as Mars will be in the Eighth House (House of Age, Unexpected Gains.
Eclipses can be erratic, but they get the job done. After all the intense energy that comes with emotional Cancer and unpredictable eclipses, this new moon in Cancer is a time to settle into the feels. This is the season of the superstar! The sun is at home in Leo, which it rules. Leo season is about the self, ego, and learning to take main stage in our lives. Self-expression is key here.
During this season, you might want to think about assuming a leadership role and sharing your talents with others. There may be a sense of unrest, but we can harness that unconventional Aquarius energy to guide us to new solutions. Amazing things can happen when you open your mind! Uranus retrograde pushes us out of our comfort zones.
Expect the unexpected! Artistic and career pursuits may change in significant ways, forcing us to adapt—hopefully for the better.
Uranus retrograde can feel chaotic especially for those who thrive by sticking to a plan , but ultimately it teaches us to question what we want. As the summer beings to wind down, Virgo season guides us into a place with a little more routine and structure. This is a good time to make concrete plans to accomplish your next goal.
Appropriately, Virgo season corresponds with back-to-school time. No matter how far out of school you are, this is the perfect opportunity to get organized and reset. Routines, especially those related to health and wellness, come back into play. Setting up your goals for the rest of the year will prepare you for success.
Analytical Virgo and mystical Pisces may seem like an unlikely duo, but they actually make a great pair as opposites on the zodiac wheel, they are natural compliments to each other. During this lunation, your goals seems a little more magical and inspired, and even your wildest dreams seem to have a roadmap. Embrace this powerful balance to stoke both your ambition and your creativity.
Mars only goes retrograde once every two years, so the effects can be overwhelming. Mars is the planet of action, and during retrograde, things can seem to grind to a halt. Plans and decisions seem to drag on, and the path to any goal is anything but straightforward. Looking inward, this is a good time to reevaluate any areas of your life where you feel angry or volatile.
Diligence and details are themes for this earthy new moon. Intentions around work and health are particularly powerful things to manifest right now. Just remember to create some healthy boundaries for a more well-rounded existence. The fall equinox represents the day we begin to shift focus from embracing our gifts and talents to thinking about how we can use them to benefit ourselves. Transitional seasons like this one are important to remember to breathe, take stock, and consider the future.
Libra season, represented by the scales, is the month to find a sense of balance.
Libra is also ruled by Venus, planet of beauty, so take in some art or culture for an extra dose of inspiration. An Aries moon always brings a sense of excitement and energy. Just be sure to read the fine print and look at the details before you pull the trigger on anything.
This moon is more about enthusiasm than practicality. For its final retrograde of the year, Mercury will turn retrograde in Scorpio, challenging your communication with… yourself! You may find it exceptionally difficult to do any deep shadow work during this time. Conversations with intimate partners need extra care right now.