The carefree summer holidays have come to an end as the autumnal Sun shines in the serious and down to earth sign of Virgo and the focus is once more on hard work and study. Mars is powerful and dynamic in Aries, but turns retrograde around the 10th. During this cycle we are forced to re-assess our current projects and our approach to getting what we want. Patience is key for now, things can work out much more positively if we lean towards introspection rather than asserting our will. Heightened passion in relationships and partnerships is favoured as the love planet Venus moves from sensitive Cancer into dramatic Leo on the 6th. The moon is full in the intuitive sign of Pisces on the 2nd, suggesting that if you follow your intuition and inner wisdom you can’t go wrong. The new moon arrives in Virgo on the 17th. It is well aspected by disciplinarian Saturn and offers some new insight into any practical projects that are now ready to launch.
ARIES MARCH 21 – APRIL 20
Dynamic Mars, your ruling planet, is in your sign all month giving your vitality and your self-confidence an extra boost. Adjustments to your health and wellbeing are also favoured as the Virgo Sun illuminates all things to do with your physical condition. The full moon in Pisces on the 2nd gives you a chance to tune into your inner needs, intuition is at its peak.
TAURUS APRIL 21 – MAY 21
The Sun illuminates the love sector of your chart pushing you to be open and honest about your relationships and all things to do with romantic encounters. Venus enters dynamic Leo on the 6th highlighting some important family issues that have been around for a while. Make sure that you pay attention to any difficult situations, the Virgo new moon on the 17th is very helpful.
GEMINI MAY 22 – JUNE 21
Love and romance come into the spotlight as Venus arrives in passionate Leo on the 6th, suggesting perfect timing for a new relationship or the deepening of an existing one. The first week of September is positive for sorting through domestic issues and any space clearing that needs doing is favoured now. Mighty Jupiter turns direct on the 13th, indicating that any financial dealings that may have stalled can now move ahead smoothly.
CANCER JUNE 22 – JULY 22
The love planet Venus is in your sign until the 6th, use this week to tune into your heart, review a relationship and make any necessary changes. Interesting developments begin to emerge as dynamic Mars in Aries encourages you to push ahead in business and work matters, do try to tie things up before the 10th. Mercury in balanced Libra from the 6th helps you to see things with a more objective perspective.
LEO JULY 23 – AUGUST 23
September starts with a rather auspicious connection between innovative Uranus and the radiant Sun in the earth sign Virgo. It looks like some exciting long-term career opportunities are on the horizon. Love planet Venus arrives in your sign on the 6th and the new moon in practical Virgo on the 17th allows you to see things in a very different light as you have the chance to put the past behind you and start over.
VIRGO AUGUST 24 – SEPTEMBER 22
Dynamic Mars in Aries highlights finances and resources for the first 10 days of the month. Use this time to be bold and confident and make some solid plans for your future. The Sun is radiating in your sign suggesting that you feel confident to forge ahead with any new plans. Creativity is highlighted and good communication is the key for providing new solutions and innovations.
LIBRA SEPTEMBER 23 – OCTOBER 23
Mercury arrives in your sign on the 6th, this is an excellent placement for all aspects of balanced communication and assessing any new business ideas. As the month progresses, concepts will need to be reviewed and overhauled so that you can reap the rewards with a stronger sense of purpose and clarity. Venus, your ruling planet, moves into the social area of your chart on the 6th, new friendships are favoured.
SCORPIO OCTOBER 24 – NOVEMBER 22
Jupiter, Pluto and Saturn are still retrograde in the communication area of your chart, suggesting some difficulties in getting your point of view across. Jupiter moves direct on the 13th giving you the opportunity to see new ways forward based on faith and trust. The Virgo new moon on the 17th indicates that new friendships and business partners are about to make an entrance.
SAGITTARIUS NOVEMBER 23 – DECEMBER 21
Your goals and ambitions are the focus for this month as the Sun highlights your career potential Communication improves as Mercury moves into Libra on the 6th offering you a more balanced point of view. The Virgo new moon on the 17th sets the pace for positive new areas of development as lucky Jupiter looks on and boosts your confidence with heightened awareness and intuition.
CAPRICORN DECEMBER 22 – JANUARY 20
Home and family life come into focus during September as energetic Mars illuminates this area of your life. Certain domestic decisions that you have been putting off for a while will need your full attention now. Mercury, planet of communication and negotiation, enters the balanced sign of Libra on the 6th enabling you to proceed with diplomacy and caution.
AQUARIUS JANUARY 21 – FEBRUARY 18
This month puts relationships into the spotlight as Venus, the love planet, enters passionate Leo on the 6th. This looks exciting and could well clear the way for new and exciting romantic encounters. The Virgo new moon on the 17th puts the emphasis on a financial decision that needs looking at, for the best results, trust your inner wisdom and guidance.
PISCES FEBRUARY 19 – MARCH 20
This month’s powerful new moon in your sign on the 2nd turns your attention to how you appear and come across to others. Communicative Mercury in Libra asks you to review any interactions that are not working. Venus arrives in your health and wellbeing area on the 6th. You want to look and feel your very best, so it could be the perfect time for a nutritional overhaul.
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