AQUARIUS / Aquarius Rising

Horoscope For 2019

By Christine Rakela

Aquarius: How fortunate to have Jupiter in Sagittarius in your 11th house sector of pursuing your hopes, goals, and dreams! You have every opportunity to realize your ambitious goals. Friends could be very helpful in this eventful endeavor. Shoot all of your arrows and you will be fortunate in your accomplishments.

Saturn and Pluto both in Capricorn this year are holding you back behind-the-scenes as they are residing in your12th house sector. Getting organized will help with your daily agenda. Do address any health issues to avoid being off for extended periods of time. The work you put into better health will keep things stable. You may be going through a personal transformation as you explore the deeper side of life. You benefit from a more serious approach.

Your ruling planet, Uranus, will be moving into Taurus for seven years bringing new developments with home and family and your outlook on life. It anything, you will experiencing personal changes and be more inspired about life. If you are not feeling this way, restlessness will encourage you to start making changes in your life so you do. You can start with your living situation. Try sprucing it up or bring in some new age technology. If you are in a stagnant situation it’s time to move. Trust your intuition.

With Mars in Aries, you will not waste any time in January addressing work issues and your agenda. Being so motivated, you are likely to succeed during the month with Mars in positive aspect to the Moon, Venus, and Jupiter. Progress may be hindered on the 1st, 18th, 20th, and the morning of the 21st as aspects cause difficulty with your daily agenda. You will make good strides on the afternoon of the 21st, the 22nd, and 25th. On the 13th when Jupiter squares Neptune you need to be extra cautious with all financial dealings. Don’t let a friend encourage you to get involved with a quick-rich scheme.

The 1st of February, you will experience resistance and possible upset on the job as well as behind-the-scenes as Mars squares Pluto, but the 2nd to the 7th are good days to capitalize upon. Sudden changes in your environment may occur on the 12th as Mars influences Uranus. Be careful of accidents. Financial issues will need to be addressed on the 19th and 20th with the Virgo/Pisces Full Moon. Look out for a financial or partnership loss.

You may be plagued with indecision or a change of mind at the start of March and then Mercury goes retrograde on the 5th until the 28th. You will need to keep tabs on all of your finances as unfavorable mistakes could be made that zap your funds during this retrograde. It is best to avoid making important decisions and watch out for misunderstandings.

In April, you will find much more clarity with Saturn aspects and he New Moon on the evening of the 4th into the 5th, but challenges are noted on the 9th and 10th where romance falters, money disappears, and risky ventures are not the way to go. You will experience much better luck midmonth on the 14th, 15th, and 16th. The Full Moon on the 19th will be the cause of communication problems with coworkers and personal relationships. You may be disappointed with money and love on the 26th and 27th so don’t over-extend yourself as Mars is squaring Neptune.

During May with Saturn going retrograde, you may feel rather sluggish, but still need to maintain a serious, organized itinerary to keep you on track. If your health is suffering it’s time to take another look at how to improve your overall vitality. You may be in serious thought the first couple of days of the month as Saturn and Pluto adversely aspect Mercury. Your social life is temporarily blocked. Take advantage of this wonderful morning on the 9th as Venus aspects Jupiter. Issues on the home and career front surface on the 18th with an intense Full Moon. Watch out for financial problems and avoid risky ventures on the 29th as Mercury squares Neptune.

In June, you will accomplish set goals and even have some time for leisure life the first week. Still, it is bound to be a low-key month, where your self-esteem and earnings will feel stifled. A setback and possible disappointment are indicated on the 9th and 14th. Visions of grandeur will not materialize on the 16th and 17th as Jupiter is in square aspect to Neptune and the Full Moon are manifesting. Do not be persuaded to get involved with shady deals that drain your finances. Obstacles and delays are noted on the 18th and 19th, but the morning of the 21st, the 22nd, and the 23rd are more agreeable days under favorable Moon aspects and Venus influencing Jupiter.

During July with the New Moon, you will be focusing on your health the first couple of days, but a sudden turn of events could end or distance yourself from a relationship or family member on the 9th to 11th as Mars is in adverse aspect to Uranus. Don’t let tensions and anger get the best of you, especially at home. The 6th, 12th, and 13th are optimistically productive days. Mercury goes retrograde starting the 7th to the 31st. Postpone important decisions and don’t start anything new during this retrograde. Yet, you will enjoy socializing and going out on the 25th . You may find yourself reassessing where you stand with a personal relationship and your health and well-being.

In August on the evening of the 1st Venus in challenging square aspect to Uranus causes some unexpected stress in the home. The 8th and 9th, however, are great banner days where you want to be capitalizing upon your future hopes and goals, romance, and friendship to the fullest with Jupiter is favorable aspect to the Sun, Moon, and Venus. An on-going relationship soars and if single a new romantic prospect is looking good! Luck is on your side. Jupiter going direct on the 11th will steer you in a great direction with your desired hopes, goals, and dreams until the beginning of December. Fulfill your ambitions. You will encounter an aggressive Full Moon on the 15th that creates tension with your career and home life. Better influences are noted on the 19th to the 21st, where you have success with your work and especially on the 26th with Venus in positive aspect to Uranus where financial opportunities and investments thrive.

The beginning of September is insightful and productive with Mercury trine Uranus and Venus trine Saturn, but beware of the 4th and the evening of the 6th where Venus oppose Neptune and Mercury oppose Neptune will be the cause of disappointment. Don’t over-do-it or over-extend yourself on the 11th, 12th, and 13th as Mars squaring Jupiter and opposing Neptune along with the Full Moon is persuading you to do so. Wait for a better period to pursue your plans. You will be able to accomplish much on the 18th, 19th , and 20th as the Moon trines Mars, Mars trines Pluto, and the Moon trines Mercury and Venus. Following pipe dreams will disappoint you financially on the 21st and 22nd.with Jupiter squaring Neptune. Strained relations are indicated on the 26th as Mercury is in square aspect to Pluto.

During October supportive aspects with the Moon in Sagittarius the 1st to the 3rd bring more optimism into your life with friends and the pursuit of your goals. A change in your approach to your work or home routine occurs on the evening of the 6th and 7th. A Full Moon occurring on the 12th and 13th is the cause of tension at work and the places you visit, but smoother days are noted on the 15th and 17th. You will be concentrating seriously on the job with Mercury in Scorpio in positive aspect to Pluto and the Moon on the 19th and 20th. Challenges lurk in the morning of the 27th with Mars in adverse aspect to Saturn even though there is a New Moon. Mercury goes retrograde in Scorpio on the 31st until November 20th causing you to reevaluate your work position and seeing if it is actually benefiting you.

In November Venus moves into Sagittarius to link up with Jupiter the whole month bringing you more happiness and opportunity to pursue your sought after goals in life. Take advantage of this wonderful influence. On the 5th in the early morning Mars in adverse aspect to Pluto will be creating difficult communication where you are not seeing eye to eye with others. Days you will excel are the 6th, 7th, 8th, and 11th. The Full Moon on the 12th causes Career and home stress and the 14th brings a monetary loss if you are not careful. with Venus opposing Neptune. Enjoy an auspicious day with a personal relationship or friend on the 19th as the Moon trines Venus and Jupiter. Mercury goes direct on the 20th. Best not to start anything new or stress out on the 24th as Mars opposes Uranus, especially concerning your job, reputation, and home life. Much can be accomplished with your desired goals on the 26th with a Sagittarius New Moon and on the 28th with Venus in trine aspect to Uranus.

During December Jupiter will travel into Capricorn benefiting projects goals behind-the-scenes for approximately one year. This is a great period to fortify yourself health wise and personally. Let go of old or bad habits and implement new ones that enhance your life. You will enjoy focusing on projects that build a stronger foundation in your life. Smooth sailing is noted on the 3rd as Venus favorably influences Mars and the Moon is in positive aspect to Uranus, Mars, and Venus. Plans may not turn out as desired on the 8th as the Sun adversely aspects Neptune and the Full Moon on the 11th creates obstacles with a friend or loved one or creative goal. However, your ideals goals can manifest and augment your finances on the 13th as Mars trines Neptune. The 15th is an auspicious day as Jupiter is in excellent trine aspect to Uranus. You will be inspired to conquer personal handicaps and pursue long-awaited projects. Your confidence will guide you toward success. The home and family will offer you support. As Mercury is in square aspect to Neptune on the 19th mixed communications could cause trouble with a friend or financial matter. As Jupiter and Uranus aspect each other and the Sun the 15th to the 27th you will grow more confident to expand upon your projects and implement good habits that support your future. Your home life improves and you expand upon or spruce up your living situation or buy a new house to enjoy the splendid holidays!

Mercury is retrograde from March 5th - March 28th, July 7th - July 31st, October 31st - November 29th. Do avoid making important decisions or starting anything new under this influence. Watch out for mistakes being made and misunderstandings.

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