Whatever project or initiative we began around the New Moon is now off the ground, and it may face its first obstacles. First Quarter Moon Chart — October 5, This phase of the Moon occurs at 12 degrees and 9 minutes of Capricorn affecting people born with personal planets and points at approximately 10 to 14 degrees of the Cardinal signs Aries, Cancer, Libra, and Capricorn most significantly. The Sun is in Libra from September October Libra rules relationships with others as mirrors of ourselves. Meeting others halfway, compromise, and negotiation come under the rule of Libra.
The focus is now on balance—finding balance and harmony through relationships with others and through art. Libra is the sign of the peacemaker. However, life is not always peaceful with Libra in its attempt to restore balance. Decision-making can be more challenging while the Sun is in Libra. Libra weighs both sides of any situation, and sometimes this process seems endless! In Libra, the Sun is concerned about not rocking the boat and not rubbing others the wrong way.
Tactfulness, style, tolerance, and sociability are some of the keywords for Libra.
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On the shadow side, Libra can be self-serving, indecisive, passive-aggressive, and superficial. When Mercury is in Scorpio, our thoughts and communications are more probing and intense. Mercury in Scorpio seeks truths in all that is hidden and undercover.
We tend to probe, observe, and focus our thoughts under this influence. Looking for motivations—the more deeply buried the better—satisfies an intellectual need now. Our thoughts are profound. We throw away the superficial manners of communicating in favor of deep conversations.
Scorpio is extremely sharp, profound, and analytical. Thinking is inclined to be one-track minded, focused, and even obsessive. Venus is in Libra from September October 8. As this new cycle takes hold in your life, romance and social interaction take on greater importance for you. Harmonious ties to others are what you yearn for; refinement and elegance are what you seek. The ideal partnership, the perfect balance, the highest standards of truth and beauty — these are some of the things that quicken your pulse now.
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Venus is in Scorpio from October 8-November 1. Deeply passionate relations are in focus with Venus in the sign of Scorpio. This is a highly emotional position for Venus. It is passionate, sensual, and intense energy. Our relationships are immensely important to us, and we may even feel that they consume us. In fact, we tend to want to be consumed by them! Our drive is toward intense closeness, but blind faith in our partners is extremely hard for us now.
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Fears of being too vulnerable or of giving up our own power to others are strong. Disdain for mediocrity and superficiality can compel us to create crises in order to feel alive and vital. Mars is in Libra from October 4-November We tend to use our charm as a means to an end under the influence of this cycle.
Because we can see many different sides to an issue, we can be vacillating and indecisive about how to act. Instead, we attempt to win arguments with style. We are indirect in approach and inclined towards engaging in mental debates, yet we also attempt to make the opposition comfortable!
Passive-aggressiveness is the shadow side of this energy. Jupiter entered Sagittarius on November 8th, , and transits the sign until December 2nd, Read more about the Jupiter in Sagittarius transit. Uranus is in Taurus.
We approach money and personal possessions in new ways and learn how to free ourselves from certain material constraints. Innovative ways to make ourselves comfortable emerge. There can be abrupt changes with money, valuables, possessions, and income that lead to a reshuffling of priorities or values. Income might come from non-traditional sources or ventures. New ways of doing business, as well as making, viewing, and handling money are likely. Income and the energy we put into making money can be variable.
Venus rules Libra and thus is dignified in the sign. With Venus in Libra, we can easily be in love with love. We are more comfortable with a close partner with whom we can seek to have a balanced relationship. We are more inclined to employ charm rather than aggressive behavior in order to get what we want. Although Venus in Libra virtually lives for relationships, there is an air of cool detachment to this energy. We are very obliging with others—quite willing to negotiate and compromise. We can be especially idealistic about love.
The shadow side of this position is dependence, inconsistency, and superficiality. In an attempt to avoid unpleasant situations, we could easily gloss over deeper issues at play in our relationships. Deeply passionate relations are the focus with Venus in Scorpio.
If a relationship becomes too settled or predictable, we may crave more intensity and catalytic experience.
Jealousies, fears of betrayal, and power games are the shadow side of Venus in Scorpio. We may easily become obsessed with a fear that our partners might be betraying us, or that they are not as consumed and dedicated to the relationship as us. This week: On Wednesday and Thursday, we can feel on the fence or undecided.
On Friday and Saturday, we can feel torn between wanting our freedom and independence and craving company. We can be thrown off-center by feelings or revelations in our relationships. Venus in Libra September October 8. Venus in Scorpio October 8-November 1. Passion, jealousy, possession: these are the kinds of experiences that can flow from the intensity that courses through you at one level or another now — voracious. Venus square Pluto September October 1. Jealousy and possessiveness are high, in direct proportion to fear of losing partnership.
Avoid starting a new relationship at this time, because it can be characterized by these energies. Venus sesquiquadrate Neptune October 9. Romantic confusion as well as relationship ups and downs. Self-deceptions may come to light now. Venus quincunx Chiron October There may be vague feelings of discontent in relationships; or a choice that needs to be made regarding personal relationships, money, or possessions.
Insecurity involving others might make it awkward for us to express our affections naturally or flowingly. Venus semi-square Jupiter October We experience a strong desire for more pleasure in our lives, which can be excessive. Take care not to overstate your feelings or to set up unrealistic expectations in your partnerships.
Venus opposition Uranus October Not a good time to start relationships. Independence is the reigning need. Some fickleness. Uncertainty about the desire to be close to someone. Freedom versus closeness. Venus trine North Node October We are more concerned about harmonizing and tend to be agreeable and cooperative. We could feel lucky in love, and we could meet someone who is good for us. Fortunate connections might be made now. Venus sextile Saturn October May 18, at Genitals, anus, urethra, prostate.
Jun 3, at Shoulders, arms, hands, bronchial tubes, lungs. Jun 17, at Liver, hips, thighs, sacrum. Jul 2, at Stomach, mucosa, breast, womb, ovary. Solar Eclipse Total. Jul 16, at Lunar Eclipse Partial. Aug 1, at New Moon S. Aug 15, at Aug 30, at Sep 14, at Sep 28, at Oct 13, at There is so much going on in a chart, that is difficult to put everything together in a meaningful interpretation. On September 2nd, Mars started a new 2-year cycle which will end on October 7th, A Mars cycle begins when the Sun is conjunct Mars.
September will be very busy. We have a record amount of aspects - basically, no planet will remain unaspected. There will be A LOT going on.