The cosmos during November and December 2015

Jupiter, Venus and Mars all occupy the industrious sign of Virgo at the start of the month; perfect timing to take stock, get motivated and plan ahead. The Sun is in perfect harmony with mystical Neptune making November a month of idealism, friendship and romance!  Mercury, the planet of ideas and communication speeds up the pace of life, entering Scorpio on the 2nd but quickly leaving for Sagittarius on the 21st. Now is the time to invest in education and training, especially when it comes to your career. Energetic Mars enters the well-adjusted sign of Libra on the 13th giving everyone a more harmonious and balanced outlook on life. The new moon is in emotive Scorpio on the 11th, There’s nothing halfway about intense Scorpio energy, so be prepared for some deep emotional delving. The Scorpio new moon is also the perfect time to renew your well-being before the winter sets in. The full moon is in Gemini on the 25th.  December:  The festive season really gets underway with an exciting aspect between Mars and Uranus around the 10th, this is just the right energy to make the Pre-Christmas festivities sizzle!  The new moon is in Sagittarius on the 11thth and with communicative Mercury entering practical Capricorn around the same time, opportunities to manifest a cherished vison are illuminated.  Energetic Mars remains in balanced Libra all month and the Winter Solstice occurs early in the morning of the 22nd, followed on Christmas Day by the full moon in the sensitive sign of Cancer.  Capricorn and Cancer energy are very different, Cancer is emotional and sentimental, while the Capricorn tends to be practical and pragmatic.  This powerful time will be all about blending and balancing – and enjoying the festive days.

Merry Christmas and a Happy New year to all.


With three planets in the work sector of your chart November will surely turn out to be a busy month. Your ruler dynamic Mars shows you that the heat is on, then after the 13th you can begin to take things a bit easier.  Financial matters may need some attention around the new moon on the 11th. December:  Your ruler, energetic Mars, remains in the well balanced sign of Libra all month putting the spotlight on your relationships. Uranus steps in with a spectacular aspect on the 10th – prepare for the unexpected!  Adventure beckons with the new moon in Sagittarius on the 11th.


With Jupiter, Venus and Mars passing through the romance area of your chart this month – be prepared for new encounters or renewing romantic relationships. Venus really gets going when she enters her own sign of Libra on the 9th, harmony and balance are yours for the asking.  December should be a transformational month for Taurus.  Venus, your ruler, is in practical Virgo, but changes signs on the 9th.  Several areas of your life will come under intense scrutiny now as you seek to gain more harmony and balance.  The mew moon brings your finances into the spotlight.


Three planets occupy the domestic angle of your chart, home and family will be your top priorities this month. Mercury, your ruler, gets deep and soulful after the 9th passing though Scorpio until the 21st. The full moon in your sign on the 25th highlight important decisions that need resolving.  December: Your ruling planet, communicative Mercury, moves into practical Capricorn on the 10th. This is good news as all communications and plans can now be put into action. Abundant Jupiter in Virgo is stirring up your home and domestic life and new and creative ways of working can now emerge.


The Moon, your ruling planet, starts the month in your sign, having made spectacular aspects to the Sun and Neptune. Love, romance and getting away from it all are high priorities this month. Communication is good as Jupiter, Venus and Mars ensure that your confidence and self-esteem are high.  December:  Uranus, the planet of surprises, makes many exciting aspects this month. The new moon in Sagittarius on the 11th is particularly important to your work.  A sensational opportunity may come your way, so be prepared to have a broader perspective on all areas of your life.


As dynamic Mars powers up your financial sector you’ll be on the lookout for new ways to make money. Abundant Jupiter lends a helping hand and ensures there isn’t much that you can’t achieve this month!   The Scorpio new moon on the 11th brings a domestic issue into the spotlight.  December: The Sun lights up the playful area of your chart this month, encouraging excitement and adventure.  Stern Saturn also occupies this area, possibly bringing some relationship issues to the surface. Demonstrating the perfect balance of self-assertion and cooperation is vital.


Three planets in your sign ensure that this will be an important month – high energy, love and luck are the main themes to keep you occupied. Your confidence is strong and you’ll find that you can at last do things your way.  Communication is enhanced with the new moon on the 11th.  December:  Home and family life are in the spotlight this month; the new moon on the 11th could bring events to a head. You may need to avoid rash decisions and the instinct to hurry important projects. Things should settle down mid-month as Mercury, your ruler, moves through level-headed Capricorn.


With Venus and Mars passing through your sign later this month you’re being asked to be more assertive and to step up into a more important role. Jupiter is strong and connects with Pluto, the planet of transformation. Spiritual and psychological regeneration and growth are important themes.  December:  You are accustomed to making everyone else in your life happy, but this month you can tend to your own needs without guilt. Venus, your ruling planet, is intense travelling through passionate Scorpio – it’s a time for pushing your own personal projects and interests ahead!


It’s your birthday month and the new moon in your sign on the 11th brings the start of a brand new cycle of transformation and personal growth. With Jupiter, Venus and Mars all occupying the friendship angle of your chart, it has never been more important to listen to other people. December:  Three planets illuminate a very personal sector of your chart, bringing your values and your self-expression to the forefront.  Powerful Pluto, your ruler, is strong in ambitious Capricorn. You are in the position to make an impression on others, and to assert your personal influence.


Venus has joined Jupiter and Mars at the highest point of your chart, creating opportunities that you never thought were possible. As communicative Mercury enters your sign on the 21st long held dreams and aspirations can begin to take shape, particularly around the 11th.  December:  Mighty Jupiter, your ruling planet, animates and energises the most pivotal point in your chart.  Your work, your energy levels and your sense of timing should all be very good during this cycle. Others find you easy to be around, and are attracted to your assertiveness and courage.


Jupiter, Venus and Mars are all in Virgo stirring up that side of you that longs to get away.  Further education may also be on your mind, perhaps something that takes you abroad. Love planet Venus moves into Libra on the 9th, increasing the chances of meeting someone new.  December is a strong month for creative pursuits and career matters.  Energetic Mars is at the most pivotal point of your chart all month. Your ambition is heightened and opportunities may emerge from unexpected quarters.  The full moon on the 25th highlights a relationship issue.


Your wealth sector remains in the spotlight this month and some refinancing may well be in order. Mars and Venus move into Libra mid-month, increasing the chance of a new romance, or reviving romance in a current partnership. Your intuition is heightened around the 11th. December:  Three planets occupy a pivotal area of your chart this month – be ready for change and a new lease of life!  Group and teamwork are positively emphasised, particularly after the Sagittarian new moon on the 11th. This is a very optimistic time for your personal ambition.


Stern Saturn is now at the highest point in your chart, keeping you focussed and attentive to any new prospects that may further your career. The new moon in Scorpio on the 11th opens your mind to new horizons, opportunities for earning extra cash could provide a big break. December:  Financial matters need careful attention this month as Venus and Mars occupy the money sector of your chart; you have all of the necessary tools at your disposal to make important changes.  Three planets in Sagittarius highlight your career – work can be demanding but also motivating.

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