Sagittarius / Sagittarius Rising

Horoscope For 2019

By Christine Rakela 

Sagittarius: There is a lot to look forward to in 2019 with Jupiter in your 1st house sector encouraging you to expand your horizons and look for opportunities to enhance your life. You will find yourself feeling more optimistic and attracting benefits your way. Your adventurous spirit will come alive as you have the confidence to pursue your dreams and have them materialize.

Saturn and Pluto in Capricorn in the 2nd house sector will be more demanding as you will need to apply yourself to secure and improve your income. In doing so you become more self-assured with each passing day. You may desire a committed relationship or appreciate one that you are currently in at this time. Organizing your finances will help you toward building a solid financial foundation. If your self-esteem is fluctuating in the end you will be more confident than ever.

Uranus moving into Taurus and your 6th house sector will be bringing new conditions with your work that inspire you. Be open to making changes and implementing new ideas. You will only benefit. If you are experiencing a lot of restlessness it’s time for a change. Innovative or alternative approaches with your health bring improvements as well.

In January activated Mars in Aries will drive you to pursue creative, romantic, and speculative aims that are in your best interests. You will have some success with Mars in favorable aspect to Venus and Jupiter, but be wary of the hurdles on the 18th, 20th, and 21st where issues with expressing your creativity, enjoying romance, and having fun with children experience setbacks. Not the time to take any risks. Stay alert on the 13th as Jupiter in square aspect to Neptune has you reaching for pipe dreams as opposed to tangible ones, especially with your living situation.

Others may resist your plans at the beginning of February as Mars squares Pluto. but the evening of the 2nd to the 7th you make positive progress communicating your ideas. A trip could also be in the offing. As Mars conjoins Uranus on the 12th unexpected situations occur with a loved one, child or creative goal. A change of plans may need to be implemented. On the career front as well as at home, miscommunication will undermine your efforts on the 19th and 20th with the Virgo/Pisces Full Moon.

Due to adverse Uranus aspects, you will have a change of mind or approach to a goal at the start of March and then Mercury goes retrograde on the 5th until the 28th. You will vacillate from being perceptive and then disoriented during this retrograde. It is best to avoid making important decisions and watch out for mistakes and misunderstandings.

In April, the New Moon and Saturn aspects have you working toward creative or speculative goals on the 4th and 5th, but communications may be completely off target on the 9th and 10th. Don’t have any expectations. On the 14th and 15th you make excellent progress with a creative pursuit, developing a happy rapport with a child, or making gains on a speculative investment. Watch out for the Full Moon causing issues with close relationships or friendships on the 19th and don’t over-extend yourself on the 26th and 27th as Mars squaring Neptune has you feeling disappointed with someone close and/or your living situation.

During May, as Saturn goes retrograde you will have to work harder to secure your income. Best to be frugal. Although you will continue to be serious about utilizing your skills and talents to enhance your creativity the first few days on the month you will run into major roadblocks in your dealings with those around you as Saturn and Pluto adversely aspect Mercury. Your love life will be on a brief hold. Take advantage of a banner morning on the 9th as Venus aspects Jupiter. Behind-the-scenes you may run into snags on the job and your health may experience a setback on the 18th with a Full Moon. The 26th and 27th are agreeable days, but the 29th leaves much to be desired as communication flaws and emotional stress color the day.

In June, you will have to make an extra effort in making money or addressing home concerns as Saturn will be in soft aspect to Neptune. Still, you will make some progress the first week, but obstacles and a possible disappointment are indicated on the 9th and 14th. Visions of grandeur could lead you to be conned into a deceptive investment on the 16th and 17th as Jupiter is in square aspect to Neptune and the Full Moon are occurring. Don’t expect much on adverse aspects the 18th and 19th, but plans have an opportunity to manifest on the 22nd and improved communications on the 23rd under a favorable Sun/Moon aspect and Venus influencing Jupiter.

During July the New Moon in Cancer will have you focused on your financial affairs, investments, partnerships, and personal growth the first couple of days, but monetary challenges are indicated on the 9th , job or a health setback on the 10th and 11th as Mars is in adverse aspect to Uranus. Don’t let anger may get the best of you and please don’t start anything new. It will not come to fruition. Mercury goes retrograde starting the 7th to the 31st. Postpone important decisions and don’t start anything new during this retrograde. You will rethink the direction of your life.

In August on the 1st Venus in challenging square aspect to Uranus in the late evening may be the cause of causes some unexpected stress on the job. The 8th and 9th, however, are great banner days where you want to be Pursuing a sought after educational goal or spiritual quest, capitalizing upon a networking opportunity, traveling, or just enjoying life to the fullest with Jupiter is favorable aspect to the Sun , Moon, and Venus. The advantage is on your side. Jupiter going direct on the 11th will put you in the driver’s seat and steer you toward wonderful goals that bring out more of your potential and enhance you life. There will be an activated Full Moon on the 15th that affects educational goals, networking possibilities, spiritual paths, and travel. More supportive influences are noted on the 19th to 21st. Venus trine Uranus on the 26th is a win/win for your career where financial and job improvements are highlighted.

In September Mercury trine Uranus and Venus trine Saturn are insightful and productive on the 1st, but beware of the 4th and the evening of the 6th where Venus oppose Neptune and Mercury oppose Neptune will be the cause of some miscommunication and possible disappointment. You will be persuaded to 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 playing out in the heavens. The 8th,18th, 19th , and 20th are better days to pursue your plans as the Moon trines the Sun, Moon trines Mars, Mars trines Pluto, and the Moon trines Mercury and Venus. Avoid any pipe dreams that spell trouble on the 21st and 22nd.with Jupiter squaring Neptune. On the 26th as Mercury is in square aspect to Pluto a strained connection with a friend or close relationship could cause you to part ways.

During October you will benefit from the Moon in Sagittarius the 1st to the 3rd bringing more optimism into your life. Rescheduling changes occur on the evening of the 6th and 7th. Stressful oppositions and a Full Moon occurring on the 12th and 13th put you at odds with a friends or loved one or creative goal. Smoother days are indicated on the 15th and 17th. Mercury in Scorpio in positive aspect to Pluto and the Moon has you in deep thought on the 19th and 20th. A New Moon emphasizes projects or issues behind-the-scenes on the 27th, yet challenges are foreseen with Mars in adverse aspect to Saturn. Working hard will help the day pass. Mercury goes retrograde in Scorpio on the 31st until November 20th causing you to reassess where you stand with personal issues and behind-the-scene projects.

In November Venus journeys into Sagittarius to join up with Jupiter the entire month bringing you more confidence and encouraging to expand your life into new and exciting directions. Support is to be found through the people around you so take advantage of this beneficial influence. Some early morning resistance may be encountered with a friend on the 5th as Mars is in adverse aspect to Pluto. Days you will make more strides are the 6th, 7th, 8th, and 11th. Challenges on the job that affect your health are noted with the Full Moon on the 12thand the 14th brings disillusionment with Venus squaring Neptune. Take advantage of a fortunate day that could bring good news or benefits your way on the 19th as the Moon trines Venus and Jupiter. Mercury goes direct on the 20th. You will attract favors, compliments, and good will on the 26th with a Sagittarius New Moon and Venus trine Uranus on the 28th brings financial gain along with job improvements.

During December Uranus moves into the earth sign of Taurus for approximately one year on the 2nd bringing new and interesting opportunities to your work that will inspire you. A stagnant situation will leave the picture. Easy going influences are noted on the 3rd as Venus favorably influences Mars and the Moon is in positive aspect to Uranus, Mars, and Venus. Plans may go awry, especially with home or family on the 8th as the Sun adversely aspects Neptune and the Full Moon on the 11th puts you at odds with a relationship. However, your ideal goals have an opportunity to come to fruition on the 13th as Mars trines Neptune. The 15th is an very fortunate day as Jupiter is in excellent trine aspect to Uranus. Enlightening changes on the job bring financial improvements and boost your self-esteem. You will be inspired to pursue new goals as well. Miscommunication could steer you in the wrong direction on the 19th as Mercury is in square aspect to Neptune. As Jupiter and Uranus aspect each other and the Sun the 15th to the 27th, you will find the confidence to expand your horizons with your work position which attracts financial gain. You are keen to embrace the wondrous holiday spirit!

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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