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Therefore, the communication during the following month is going to be somewhat more difficult. It is a period when we can find out information or start relationships which can change the course of our lives.
Jobs can turn out to be more stressful during this time, and the everyday work more tiring sometimes. The second period of Mercury retrograde motion last from July 8 until August 1. Mercury will be retrograde in Leo, where the Sun and the North Node also resides. All these will determine us to stop from the daily commotion and to focus more on our personality, on our characteristics and on the way we present ourselves.
It is recommended to delay the acquisition of any household appliances, tools or valuable assets because there is a predisposition for them to break much faster. We can encounter obstacles on the road, the car breaks, we lose the plane or we are not able to travel for different reasons also taking into account the personal chart. Mercury Retrograde begins and ends with a shadow period. These periods have the main theme of mis-communications and misunderstandings, poorly planned purchases and contracts.
It is time to avoid making long-term decisions. It is a review time with bigger repercussions. Some cycles are great for moving ahead, this is not one of those; buyer beware or in carpentry terms measure thrice cut once. Listen out for synchronicities on or around this period in November. Your planet, Jupiter, is also engaged during this period as it makes a lovely planetary aspect with Mars in Libra. This would be a good date to resolve a friendship issue, especially one which went off the rails at the end of October or around the 5th of this month.
These aspects can end a friendship or see you going your separate ways for a while. Money may be the issue or not feeling valued by other people in your life. Fast forward to the 12th and your planet Jupiter promises healing. At the very least, tap into your unique Sagittarius way of finding the truth in a situation and rise above petty squabbles.
There is a side to planets in Scorpio which flags up the green-eyed monster of jealousy or obsession. You may see this situation more clearly during the key period between the 11th to 13th. Mars can cut through the crap to get to the nitty-gritty of a situation. Be assertive rather than angry; be forthright rather than indirect. This may apply to your personal life or be linked to your work or health. Notice what happens on or around the 24th when Mars clashes with Uranus in Taurus and this sector of your horoscope. This feels like ditching stress or breaking free from an emotional tie that bind you.
This is the ideal time to set your intentions for the month, also for Get some firm plans in place to bring more security into your life, around your home and family and your personal finances. If this fits for you, the weekend of the 8thth is ideal for establishing new working foundations in these areas. Seek out your dream home, as this is one way of turning your dreams into reality. Firstly, action planet, Mars, is in Libra and your career and vocation sector, where it remains until the 19th.
Mars represents drive and courage, speed and assertiveness. However, there are some conflicting factors taking place which suggest you might find yourself up against tough competition. The main contenders are Saturn and Pluto in Capricorn and your star sign.
Last month, on October 27th, Mars clashed with Saturn. This month, on the 5th, Mars clashes with Pluto. Saturn and Pluto can add a ruthless edge to your personal tool box. Either way, this combination could prove stressful. Keep your physical levels up during this phase and work out any anger or frustration down the gym. Wait for better stars before dealing with a challenge or full-on confrontation.
Mars in Libra makes a promising planetary aspect on the 12th when it teams up with Jupiter in Sagittarius. This feels like a release from tension or the chance to break free from a testing situation. Plus, on the 24th, Venus and Jupiter come together in Sagittarius.
This is a lovely combination of the two best planets. This conjunction falls two days before a New Moon in Sagittarius on the 26th, a symbol of new beginnings. If you can take some time out during this period in the month, go for it. Sagittarius rules travel and broadening your horizons. A change would be as good as a rest. This could bring lift off to your personal goals and aims, as you find opportunity falls in your lap. Preparation is the buzz word when your planet Saturn teams up with Neptune in Pisces on the 9th.
These two planets first came together on January 31st, then on June 18th. Together, they can turn dreams into reality. Use visualisation techniques to draw up a wish list. And, tap in to the side of your nature that is good at planning and working out the steps to reach your goals.
The weekend of the 8thth is perfect for any form of long-term planning, especially within a group or with friends by your side. You may be able to bring a project to completion that started at the beginning of the year. Do your preparation fully and get ready for lift off next month. Friendship and group ventures are a big theme this month because Mercury is retrograde in Scorpio and this sector of your horoscope until the 20th. Be aware of this and avoid leaping to conclusions. This takes place one day after Mars enters Scorpio and your friendship and group sector on the 19th.
This adds boldness and courage to the mix.
This is great news for playing an active role within a group, club or society. Be bold, confront other people, give tough love. And, talking of love, there are a couple of factors this month which suggest love and romance are complicated. Firstly, the Full Moon on the 12th takes place in Taurus and your romance sector. This is a gorgeous Full Moon which can flag up a period of sensuality and affection.
Be wary at this time of mixing friendship and love, which looks complex.
Listen out for insights close to the Full Moon which can be revealing. This is also the theme of the Mars-Uranus clash on the 24th when Uranus is in Taurus and your romance sector. This brings excitement your way but the unexpected too. Keep your options open when it comes to love and keep friendship and love separate.
Make the most of your close relationships, especially on the 28th when Venus and Uranus unite spicing up your love life. The Sun is here until the 22nd and the other important planetary feature is Mercury retrograde in Scorpio until the 20th. This can play out in different ways. For example, you might have to play a waiting game when it comes to your work or career.
You might be especially busy.
Be analytical, do your research and fact-find. What is important is not to take any decisive action until Mercury turns direct on the 20th. Full Moons bring illumination as the light of the Moon is at its brightest. This is a similar theme because the Sun represents light and clarity. Ask for an audience with the person represented by the Sun, a ruler, someone in a position of influence.
Trust your intuition during this phase and ask for guidance. Fast forward to the 19th and another influence kicks in. This is when action planet, Mars, enters Scorpio where it remains until early January Therefore, the emphasis on your career and vocation, your future path in life remains hot. Listen out for new information that comes to light or perhaps the news you were waiting for.
This ambitious phase may well demand flexibility on your part. On the 24th, Mars clashes with your co-ruler, Uranus, currently in Taurus and your home and family sector. This could be an unsettled phase for you. Or perhaps, you have to move to pursue your work or career. When in doubt put your professional life first. Money is under the cosmic spotlight this month too.
This is an important feature of the Saturn-Neptune sextile aspect on the 9th. Saturn is your traditional ruling planet and these two slower-moving planets have connected three times in They first came together on January 31st, then on June 23rd and this is their third and final meeting.
Saturn wants and needs stability in life whereas Neptune can be intangible and elusive. Together, they can help you turn dreams in to reality. This is similar to the Mercury retrograde theme. Plus, the Sun in Scorpio is strong during the weekend of the 8th to the 10th. This would be a good weekend to focus on your future goals and your money mind set. There are two other factors to consider.
Firstly, action planet, Mars, is in Libra and your travel and study sector up until the 19th. Mars clashes with Pluto on the 5th and this could mean a change to your plans.
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A course or trip away might have to be cancelled or postponed. If this is true for you, take a step back and reconsider your options. Mars is in much better shape on the 12th when it teams up with the planet of foreign connections, Jupiter in Sagittarius. Look out for the friend who can help you fulfil your lust for adventure. Friends and lovers are part of the cosmic picture too as Venus, the planet of love, is in Sagittarius from the 1st to the 26th. Plus, on the 24th, Venus and Jupiter, the two best planets, come together in Sagittarius.
Celebrate good news for someone in your social circle. Get your allies on your side and leap in to a new organisation that helps you feel engaged with the world and social concerns. This could turn out to be an important month for you but timing is the key to your success. This is because Mercury, the planet of communication, is retrograde in Scorpio until the 20th. Traditionally, when Mercury is on go slow, this is not the time to make any major decisions in your life. Sometimes, new information comes to light which helps you know which direction to take.
Scorpio is a fellow water sign and water signs rule the emotions. As Scorpio rules your travel and study sector, it would be a useful Mercury retrograde phase to go somewhere different and take time out from your usual routine. Sometimes, doing things differently or being in a new environment can aid your thinking process. Expand your thinking and venture into unknown territory. Stimulate your imagination this month and listen closely to your dreams.
The period round the Full Moon on the 12th could be a revelation in this respect. This is about studying and teaching, learning and advising. Taking part in a course or some form of study might help you work out your next steps. This is when Mercury retrograde reaches the heart of the Sun, which can bring clarity and light into the darkness. This is a similar theme to the Full Moon, which also illuminates.
Mars remains in your travel and study sector until early January Your explorative phase will continue until the end of the year. Make the most of this and keep stepping out of your comfort zone. Dare to think differently and rock the boat. Dare to stand up for what you believe in and find your voice. This will kick in during the Mars-Uranus opposition on the 24th. Uranus is in Taurus and your communication sector.
Instead, seek out the road less travelled and play your part in world events. November could turn out to be a big month for you career-wise too. This is because of the activity taking place at the peak of your horoscope. Your traditional ruling planet is Jupiter currently in Sagittarius and your career and vocation sector, but only for one more month. Therefore, this is your month to take a big leap, a leap of faith. Jupiter rules higher education, publishing, the media, religion and the law.
Jupiter is not alone in Sagittarius this month. The second best planet, Venus, accompanies Jupiter on his travels. Venus is here from the 1st to the 26th. Plus, on the 24th, they make an epic conjunction. This feels lucky, opportunistic, packed full of good fortune. So, make the most of it. Say Yes to a new adventure or experience that comes your way.
Use your connections as Venus rules relating, be a role model for others or seek out a person of influence in your own life.
Your co-ruler, Neptune, is also in action this month as it turns direct on the 27th. The key dates for Neptune are the weekend of the 8th to the 10th.
The month is full of romantic high points for Archers! You may see this situation more clearly during the key period between the 11th to 13th. Look out for someone who can help you move things forward quickly on or around the 28th. However, Mars is currently running into difficulty with the outer planets. Someone may come to you during this time for advice or guidance. This is great news for getting ahead and being proactive to ensure your financial progress and potential success. Instead, wait until the Full Moon to make a decision about what next.
These two planets can turn dreams into reality and this is about your hopes and wishes for the future. This is the final connection of these two planets, which have been active all year. They first connected on January 31st, then on June 23rd. Use this combination to get practical about your next steps. Line up some goals for the future and put steps in place so you can walk steadily towards your dreams. Get your friends involved too as Saturn is in your friendship sector. And, do get excited about love and friendship once Venus enters Capricorn on the 26th. The Venus-Uranus encounter on the 28th is gorgeous for meeting someone new or bringing something fresh and new to a long-term relationship.
Mercury is your partner planet. You may find yourself playing a waiting game up until then. Any decisive actions are best left until later in the month. As November begins, there are some challenges to overcome. This is because Mercury, the communication planet, is retrograde in Scorpio. And, Scorpio rules your finances in your horoscope, money transactions. Also, all things hidden and taboo. Mercury turns direct on November 20th. If you do have to sign or seal a deal, ensure you read the small print. The Full Moon on the 12th would be the best date to choose for things to go well.
Trust your intuition and the ideas and thoughts that appear. Also, help or support that comes in. The Mercury retrograde phase is a peak period in the year to review your finances and take a long, hard look at every payment you make, your outgoings and expenses.
Mercury retrograde is a positive period to chase things up and dig a little deeper. Scorpio is linked to psycho-analysis, so you may choose to go in to therapy or explore your psychic skills. Instead, be open to messages from beyond the veil and turn your attention inward. The past is often a key theme in your life during this powerful retrograde phase.
The other factor running alongside Mercury retrograde is Mars, your ruling planet, in Libra until November 19th. Libra wants to please others, Mars wants to cut through and get on. For some of you, this may already have been a testing time for a close relationship, either personal or professional. This started on the Full Moon in Aries on October 13th, which might have brought a crisis or ultimatum as Pluto was involved. Then, on October 27th, Mars clashed with Saturn in Capricorn. And, this month, on the 5th, Mars squares up to Pluto in Capricorn. This is the day that brings a more positive note for your ruler Mars as it links to a wonderful sextile aspect with Jupiter, the planet of hope and faith.
This suggests a way out, a release from difficulty, a new possibility or opportunity. And, for most of November, Venus, the love planet, is in Sagittarius and your travel and study sector. The dates are November 1st to 26th. This astrology peaks on the 24th when the two best planets, Venus and Jupiter, are side by side in your fellow fire sign. This is gorgeous for love and relationships as Jupiter expands what it touches.
It would be ideal for a holiday romance, a second honeymoon or falling in love with someone from a different country or culture. On the 19th, your planet Mars changes star sign and moves into Scorpio, its other sign of rulership. Mars remains here until early January