December kicks off with a dynamic and optimistic connection between the Sagittarian Sun and adventurous bringer-of-abundance Jupiter, this cosmic alignment is ideal for encouraging team work and socialising on a grand scale: perfect for the run-in to Xmas and the party season. Daredevil Mars and visionary Neptune get together to offer some intriguing opportunities for those who are brave enough to take them; first among equals Mars declares it is high time to embrace your freedom and pursue your personal ideas. Mercury turns direct on the 7th, bringing those ideas to everyday consciousness. On Friday the 21st we celebrate the winter solstice. This is the shortest day of the year and from now on the days get longer and the Sun gets stronger. The Moon is full in Cancer (opposite to the Capricorn Sun) on the 22nd.
ARIES MARCH 21 – APRIL 20
The Sun and Jupiter are stirring up the sector of your chart associated with adventure and expansion urging you to broaden your horizons. Your inner psychological landscape may need expanding first or at least a clean sweep of any limiting beliefs / old habits ready for the new.
TAURUS APRIL 21 – MAY 21
The ‘personal value’ sector of your chart is highlighted this month as the Sun and Jupiter illuminate what you hold dear: some interesting money making ventures may also present themselves. Your ruling planet, Venus, arrives in emotionally intense Scorpio on the 3rd bringing romantic liaisons to the fore; take advantage of opportunities to engage with enlightened people.
GEMINI MAY 22 – JUNE 21
Dynamic Mars rises to the top of your cosmic chart, propelling you into the limelight with renewed courage and determination. Life gathers pace after the 7th of December as your ruler moves direct, then as Mercury re-enters Sagittarius on the 13th you are urged to step boldly into a new phase of personal growth and development.
CANCER JUNE 22 – JULY 22
Maverick planet Uranus turns back to fiery Aries bringing you the vision and drive to conclude unfinished business. If you tune in to your deepest emotions you sense the direction of the changes that are coming your way, however, don’t be impulsive. Romance is in the air as Venus enters your relationship sector on the 3rd.
LEO JULY 23 – AUGUST 23
Venus arrives in Scorpio on the 3rd offering a new perspective on all matters domestic. The future looks rosy so don’t be afraid to boldly step into it. The winter solstice is particularly important for you as it helps you connect the dots – understand the meaning behind events, and link your creative imagination with solid practicality.
VIRGO AUGUST 24 – SEPTEMBER 22
Warrior Mars passing through intuitive Pisces ignites your idealism; this period of heightened sensitivity has the potential to transform your environment from the inside out. Your communication skills go up a notch after your ruler, Mercury, goes direct on the 7th. The Sagittarian new moon recommends a domestic stock take.
LIBRA SEPTEMBER 23 – OCTOBER 23
Venus, your ruling planet, moves into emotionally powerful Scorpio on the 3rd, this shift of sign moves your energies at a fundamental level – financial goals are within your grasp. Daring Mars connects with mystical Neptune in Pisces adding a sense of the sacred to your everyday way of working. Be alert to sudden changes following the full moon on the 22nd.
SCORPIO OCTOBER 24 – NOVEMBER 22
Venus, the planet of love and romance re-enters your sign on the 3rd. You’ll be pleased to know that your personal magnetism increases five-fold and your intuition is about to be enhanced. Finances should strengthen as bountiful Jupiter and the Sun activate this area of your chart.
SAGITTARIUS NOVEMBER 23 – DECEMBER 21
Optimistic adventurer Jupiter, your ruler, is challenged by war-like Mars and mystical Neptune – which way to turn? One thing for certain, Change is in the cards! Mercury moves back into your sign on the 13th, helping you make the right preparations. You may be tested to stand your ground, but don’t let beliefs obscure the truth.
CAPRICORN DECEMBER 22 – JANUARY 20
The new moon in fiery Sagittarius on the 7th opens a new chapter in your personal story. Mars in Pisces stirs up your intuitive side. You may feel the need to break free from old ways of doing things, keeping an open mind will be a great help in embracing change and making progress.
AQUARIUS JANUARY 21 – FEBRUARY 18
Dynamic Mars is almost halfway through your financial sector, suggesting that some adjustments may need making. Whilst expansive Jupiter is strongly placed in the social sector of your chart an emergent professional situation offers you a distinct advantage over the competition, if you wish to take it.
PISCES FEBRUARY 19 – MARCH 20
If your ambition has been lacking lately, don’t worry, it’s all change this month as dynamic Mars and mystical Neptune are potent in your sign. Visionary ideas lead to remarkable results, so be sure to think big and be optimistic. The new moon on the 7th highlights goal setting and go-getting.