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2021

SCORPIO /
Scorpio Rising

The most fascinating influence this year is having both Jupiter and Saturn journeying through the exciting, progressive, and intuitive sign of Aquarius. Jupiter thrives here creating wonderful opportunities and good fortune, and Saturn, its co-ruler, can be channeled so one benefits by implementing new ideas into structured planning. Together you can build a solid foundation that lasts into the future.  If you are feeling held back and frustrated, as many of us are these days, you will be inclined to break out. You are more determined to succeed and therefore do succeed. It can be a time of growth as well as breaking down barriers that are holding you back.

 

From a worldly perspective Jupiter/Saturn influences affect the rise and fall of important people and leaders. There are those that believe that the Star of Bethlehem was the conjunction of Jupiter and Saturn approximately 2020 years ago. Throughout history some presidents have died in office or have experienced an assassination attempt. Major developments and changes are indicted for 2021. Be willing to embrace a whole new perspective on life.

 

During January, as Mercury conjoins Jupiter and Saturn you will be inclined to make solid and beneficial changes in the home that benefit you and your family. Meticulous planning will reap excellent results. A more positive outlook is embraced. Venus trine Uranus softens the Mars square to Saturn causing setbacks with personal relationships on the 13th. With Mars conjoining Uranus in Taurus the third week excitement as well as tension may arise in a personal relationship. The end of the month, the Sun conjoining Jupiter and Saturn encourage you to be aware of your living situation and either improve it or move to a better place. However, tension may arise on the Full Moon on January 28th.

 

In February, Mercury will be retrograde from January 30th to February 21st causing you to reevaluate your options with your home and family. Wait until after the retrograde to make any solid decisions. Positive developments are still occurring as Mercury is under influences from the Sun, Venus, Jupiter, and Saturn. Mid-month the unexpected occurs with personal relationships as Saturn is in square aspect to Uranus. One of you may be too stubborn. Your future goals may be stalled with the Full Moon on the 27th. A friend or lover may also be causing stress

 

During March, the Sun and Venus in Pisces highlight leisure life, romance, travel, creative goals, and children. The first half of the month Mercury and Jupiter in Aquarius bring positive news with family and home life. However, if you are not careful you will encounter a financial or partnership upheaval on the 23rd as Mercury in Pisces is in square aspect to Mars in Gemini. Work as well as your health may experience a temporary setback on the 28th with the Full Moon.

 

In April, the Sun conjoining Venus and then Mercury encourages agreeable circumstances with leisure life, romance, creative pursuits, and activities with children. You will be more motivated to succeed with any investment, joint financial venture, or a romantic rendezvous as Mars trines Jupiter mid-month. Socializing creates opportunity the third week as the Sun and Venus are in sextile aspect to Mars and Jupiter. The only quagmire with personal relations might be the Full Moon on April 26th.

 

The first half of May, Venus and then the Sun are in favorable aspect to Pluto where meaningful connections to others are emphasized. Personal relationships are intriguing on the 11th with Mars in sextile to Uranus. Mid-month Jupiter treks into the sign of Pisces for three months creating more idyllic conditions with creative/speculative opportunities, romance, leisure life, and activities with children. However, May 22nd and 27th possible financial loss and confusion with partnerships and romantic involvements is trying as both Mercury and Venus square Neptune. A monetary snag and low self-esteem are foreseen on the Full Moon on the 26th. Mercury will be retrograde from May 29th to June 22nd. You should avoid making important decisions or starting anything new during this time. Watch out for misunderstandings and mistakes.

 

During June, Mercury retrograde until the 22nd has you reassessing where you stand with certain partnerships and financial investments. Challenges with work issues the first week is also noted as Mars opposes Pluto. Changes and the unpredictable with personal relations and family situations occur on the 14th as Saturn comes into square aspect to Uranus. As Mercury goes direct on the 22nd you will have more clarity in these areas, but strained communications are indicated on June 24th, the Full Moon.

 

In early July, Mars in adverse aspect to both Saturn and Uranus, create all sorts of tension with personal relationships, family, and your living situation. Mid-month Mercury in favorable aspect to Jupiter generates a positive momentum with partnerships in business and love, financial transactions, and areas of personal growth. The Sun forming a favorable aspect to Neptune supports more idyllic conditions with creative/speculative pursuits, romance, and children. Travel could be on the agenda. Home and career issues clash on July 23rd, the Full Moon.

 

In August, you are apt to be more realistic about where you are living and where you are working as the Sun and Mercury oppose Saturn. The third week expands your horizons as the Sun and Mercury oppose Jupiter. A favorable Mars influence to Uranus brings improvements to personal relations on the 21st and 22nd. The Full Moon on August 22nd may be disruptive with your home life and working situation. Friends and future goals encounter challenges on the 23rd and 24th.

 

On September 2nd as Mars opposes Neptune, you may experience a disappointment with a friend, lover, or ambitious goal. Do not over-extend yourself. You will feel more productive on the 6th with the Virgo New Moon. Although Mercury in positive aspect to Jupiter on the 20th brings good news and creates a more upbeat outlook, the Full Moon on the 20th causes miscommunication once again with a close relationship or creative project. Work problems surface with Mercury adversely aspecting Pluto on the 22nd. A compromise is needed.

 

The 1st of October, Mercury is again in square aspect to Pluto continuing to cause a disagreeable situation within your working environment or close community. If it is at your job, consider leaving. You will want to enjoy life on the 3rd as Mercury in trine aspect to Jupiter attracts opportunity to improve upon your living situation or outlook on life. Mars trining Jupiter on the 18th motivates you toward more improvements with your home or work behind-the-scenes. Both Mercury and Jupiter go direct on October 18th, a good sign to proceed with your goals. Health and work-related issues encounter a problem on the Full Moon on the 20th. Financial gain, favors, and compliments that boost your self-esteem are foreseen with Jupiter and the Moon in favorable aspect to Venus the last few days.

 

Once again, tension increases with your job or work behind-the-scenes with Mercury in adverse square aspect to Pluto on November 1st and 2nd. supports a new project or goal. Gradually, the New Moon in Scorpio on the 4th and subtle aspects help to support your objectives during the month. On the 10th you will encounter obstacles with close relationships as Mars will square Saturn. Once again stressful interactions with others are foreseen with Mars opposing Uranus on the 17th and the Full Moon occurring on November 19th. What an intense month! The last week of December brings a Mercury/Sun conjunction in Sagittarius which shows signs of financial gain, more confidence, and the use of your skills and talents.

 

Early December, the New Moon in Sagittarius on the 3rd, 4th, and 5th will have you smiling as it generates happiness from compliments, financial improvements, and appreciation from others. On the 8th, over-extending yourself could be fun with a romantic partner, but even then you may feel tired from reaching out to others with Mars squaring Jupiter. Monetary quagmires and challenging partnerships are noted on the 18th, the Full Moon. On the 23rd as Saturn squares Uranus, relationship stress has you not seeing eye to eye, but the Sun and Mercury in Sagittarius brings joy, confidence, and lucrative gains this holiday season. The last week of the month the Sun and Mercury in favorable aspect to Uranus brings promising connections that inspire you for the new year.

 

 

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