Your Monthly Horoscope – October 2021

pumpkinsOctober starts off with a potent new moon in Libra on the 6th. New moons are magical times of new beginnings and they are important for major lifestyle changes. Libra is the sign of the scales and this new moon offers an excellent opportunity to check out your sense of balance and take some time out to reflect on your overall wellbeing. The warrior planet Mars, also in Libra, helps us to weigh up our options in any challenging situations that we may find ourselves in. Communication planet Mercury moves back into direct motion on the 19th, clarity returns and many of us will take the plunge in search of truth, wisdom and untapped resources. Love planet Venus arrives in adventurous Sagittarius on the 7th, time to ramp up the passion in your relationships! The Aries full moon on the 20th suggests a peak in physical energy and the opportunity for enhanced activity and personal drive.

ARIES MARCH 21 – APRIL 20
An exciting relationship opportunity appears to be up for grabs during October as the powerful Libra new moon on the 6th challenges you to up your game and reach out to take some risks. The full moon in your sign on the 20th also suggests that new adventures are about to be coming your way.

TAURUS APRIL 21 – MAY 21
Health and wellbeing are your top priorities this month as the Sun, Mars and Mercury emphasise the need for Libran balance in all areas of your life. Venus, your ruling planet, arrives in the financial area of your chart on the 7th. Some important decisions may have to be made.

GEMINI MAY 22 – JUNE 21
Love and romance are in the spotlight during October as the Sun, Mercury and energetic Mars stir up any issues concerning your relationships. Finding balance is a key issue this month and some soul searching is needed; it may be best to think carefully before you express your opinion.

CANCER JUNE 22 – JULY 22
The powerful Aries full moon on the 20th highlights a career opportunity as your thinking becomes much clearer and you are ready to forge ahead with an important decision. This is a really good month to revise what your unique qualities are and to use your imagination and creativity.

LEO JULY 23 – AUGUST 23
October is looking very positive for communication and negotiations on all levels. Your mind should be open but focussed in order to expand your knowledge. Expansive Jupiter is in a pivotal position and enhances your creativity, optimism and good luck; but take extra care that you don’t overstretch yourself.

VIRGO AUGUST 24 – SEPTEMBER 22
Exciting new beginnings are evident as the month commences, firstly a positive Libra new moon on the 6th and then Mercury, your ruler, turning direct on the 19th. Enhanced planetary activity bring your attention to what is really important and help you to ignore and dismiss what is no longer valid.

LIBRA SEPTEMBER 23 – OCTOBER 23
As Venus, your ruling planet, moves into Sagittarius on the 7th your communication skills come to the forefront. Creative planning is necessary as you consider new and exciting ways to get your message across. Energetic Mars, in your sign nearly all month, gives a strong boost to achieving goals.

SCORPIO OCTOBER 24 – NOVEMBER 22
Love planet Venus is in the last week of your sign, any partnership or relationship issues that need resolving should be dealt with now. Three planets in the most introspective part of your chart indicate that you need to take care of your physical health as your vitality may not be at its best.

SAGITTARIUS NOVEMBER 23 – DECEMBER 21
Love planet Venus enters your sign on the 7th highlighting your need for a new adventure, and even a new romance! Steer your energy towards realistic targets that can be completed with hard work. The powerful Aries full moon on the 20th suggests an important breakthrough.

CAPRICORN DECEMBER 22 – JANUARY 20
October suggests there is a challenge to your work and career situation as the Sun, Mars and Mercury all highlight this area of your chart. Try not to give in to unnecessary self-criticism as your task this month is to balance logic with imagination. Opportunities arrive after the Libra new moon on the 6th.

AQUARIUS JANUARY 21 – FEBRUARY 18
This month the planets are urging you to take up a new form of study that can eventually lead to spiritual growth. Energetic Mars is strong, indicating that your life goals are highlighted and the powerful full moon in Aries on the 20th facilitates new projects that require your concentration and endurance.

PISCES FEBRUARY 19 – MARCH 20
This month highlights the need for balance and stability in all things to do with your investments, finances and resources. Venus arrives in Sagittarius on the 7th suggesting that luck is changing and some important new insights could be on offer. Jupiter turns direct on the 18th – expect breakthroughs!


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