October pushes Libra, the sign of the scales, into the forefront; this month is all about finding balance and taking time out to review and reflect on your overall wellbeing. Mercury joins the Sun in Libra on the 5th, suggesting that balanced thought and communication is also essential. The Libra new moon arrives on the 14th – new moons are magical times of new beginnings and they are important for ushering in major lifestyle changes. Warrior planet Mars, also in Libra, helps us to weigh up our options in any challenging situations that we may find ourselves in. The energy changes around the 12th, as Mars powers on into intense Scorpio, urging many of us on to take the plunge in search of truth, by uncovering anything that we feel is hidden from view. Venus, goddess of love, arrives in practical Virgo on the 9th; commitment and attention to detail become more important now and we may find ourselves showing our love through being of service to others. The Taurus full moon on the 28th suggests a deep need for safety and security; financial matters may also come to the forefront around this time. Beneficial Jupiter and maverick Uranus are both in this sign, suggesting a potential opportunity for abundance, but also for sudden change.
ARIES MARCH 21 – APRIL 20
The Libra Sun and dynamic Mars both occupy a pivotal sector of your chart, suggesting that some exciting developments appear to be up for grabs during the first half of this month. The powerful Libra new moon on the 14th challenges you to up your game and reach out to take some risks, but be sure to weigh up both sides of any disagreement before making a final decision.
TAURUS APRIL 21 – MAY 21
Your financial situation, earning potential, and your values, are all your top priorities this month as the Moon, Jupiter and Uranus all occupy this important area of your birth map. The Sun and Mars both in balanced Libra suggest the possibility of some kind of future joint venture. Venus, your ruling planet, moves from Leo to Virgo on the 9th indicating that some practical decisions may have to be made.
GEMINI MAY 22 – JUNE 21
Love and romance are in the spotlight during October as the Sun and energetic Mars stir up any issues concerning your relationships. Communicative Mercury, your ruler, arrives in Libra on the 5th. Finding balance is a key issue this month and some deep soul searching may well be needed; it may be best to think carefully and weigh all options before you express your opinion.
CANCER JUNE 22 – JULY 22
Home and family are your top priorities this month, particularly after the 5th, as Mercury joins the Sun and Mars in Libra, the sign of the scales. The powerful Libra new moon on the 14th highlights a brilliant new beginning and gives you the opportunity to speak your mind as your thinking becomes much clearer and you prepare to forge ahead with an important decision.
LEO JULY 23 – AUGUST 23
With the assistance of the radiant Sun and dynamic Mars, both in the sign of the scales, October is looking very positive for all levels of communication and negotiations. Your mind should be open, but focussed, in order to expand your knowledge. Expansive Jupiter is also in a pivotal position to enhance your creativity, optimism and good luck – particularly in your career endeavours.
VIRGO AUGUST 24 – SEPTEMBER 22
Exciting new beginnings are evident as the month commences. The Libra Sun shines brightly on your financial situation and with the assistance of dynamic Mars, some pre-planned changes can now be given the go ahead. A positive Libra new moon on the 14th brings your attention to what is really important and helps you to ignore or dismiss what is no longer valid.
LIBRA SEPTEMBER 23 – OCTOBER 23
As Venus, your ruling planet, moves from Leo into Virgo on the 9th, plans around finances might take on a more practical role. Your intuition should be at a highpoint, assisting with any important decisions that now need to be made. Creative planning is necessary as you consider new and exciting ways to get your message across. Your new moon on the 14th gives a strong boost to achieving goals.
SCORPIO OCTOBER 24 – NOVEMBER 22
The Libran Sun and dynamic Mars start the month in the most introspective part of your chart, indicating that you need to take care of your physical health as your vitality may not be at its best. All change on the 12th as Mars, your ruling planet, powers into your sign offering you the chance to reconnect with your determination and courage and clearing the path for innovative new projects.
SAGITTARIUS NOVEMBER 23 – DECEMBER 21
Venus arrives at the highest point of your chart on the 9th, emphasising your need for new directions and challenges in your career. Abundant Jupiter, your ruler, offers opportunities that you hadn’t thought of, but be sure to steer your energy towards realistic targets that can be completed with hard work and determination. The Libra new moon on the 14th suggests an important breakthrough.
CAPRICORN DECEMBER 22 – JANUARY 20
Jupiter and Uranus are strong in your chart this month indicating that love and romance are both important themes. There is also a challenge to your work and career situation, as the Sun and Mars both illuminate this area of your life. Try not to give into unnecessary self-criticism, as your task this month is to balance logic with imagination. Opportunities arrive after the Libra new moon on the 14th.
AQUARIUS JANUARY 21 – FEBRUARY 18
Planetary patterns are urging you to take up a new form of study that can eventually lead to enhanced wisdom and spiritual growth. Venus arrives in Virgo on the 9th, indicating that your finances and resources are also due a review. The powerful full moon in Taurus on the 28th brings up issues around your home and family – new projects that require your concentration and endurance could begin now.
PISCES FEBRUARY 19 – MARCH 20
An exciting creative opportunity appears to be up for grabs during October as the communication area of your chart is activated by abundant Jupiter and innovative Uranus. This powerful energy challenges you to up your game and reach out to take some risks. Mars arriving in Scorpio on the 12th could bring some important news, suggesting that your luck is changing.
NAVIGATE YOUR WAY THROUGH these challenging times and discover your authentic self by connecting with your unique birth map. Take a refreshing new look at all aspects of your life, and work with your planetary patterns to reach your fullest potential. Book an astrological reading now! Consultations are available on Zoom, WhatsApp or by telephone.