Horoscopes for August 2016
ARIES: 21st March - 20th April
Uranus’ Trines with the Sun, Mercury, and Venus this month really keep you on track when it comes to your career goals. With a steady flow of energy dedicated to keeping your goals on track, you’ll find it’s more what you do to make things happen that counts toward the awesome outcome you expect. Traditional use of scheduling techniques is very helpful this month, providing an abundance of opportunities to not only stay on course with your plans, but really focus on what needs to be done. Avoid feeling overwhelmed, just tackle everything one at a time.
Lucky Days: 15th – 17th
TAURUS: 21st April - 21st May
As relationships become your focus this month, relationship challenges seem to come to the surface, forcing you to take a closer look at your role in the relationship. You’ll find many of this difficulties are not unfamiliar, and this month these challenges give you an opportunity to tackle these difficulties in a different way. Avoid the same actions and communication you’ve used in the past to get through the difficulty. The lesson for you this month is to remember that this is a pattern, and if you always deal with it in the same way the pattern remains the same. Look for awesome new ways to tackle this challenge. You never know, you may find a better solution to a problem than you have before, resulting in healthy growth of the relationship.
Lucky Days: 17th – 19th
GEMINI: 22nd May - 21st June
This month your energy is focused on your finances, and when it comes to making new financial awesomeness possible it’s time to look “outside of the box” for a solution. Traditional ways of making and investing your money do work, but finding new ways of handling your financial situations is like finding a pot of gold that you weren’t looking for. And expanding your financial opportunities is the most awesome thing in the world! Take the time to look at all of the options, and keep an open mind to all of the possibilities. You never know how a seemingly insignificant opportunity turns into the opportunity of a lifetime.
Lucky Days: 19th – 21st.
CANCER: 22nd June - 22nd July
While taking an inventory of your personal goals and plans is always a good idea, this month’s inventory holds a lot of power. As you focus your energy on things you want to “build” in your life, take some time to make sure some of those goals are centered around your personal life. All work and no play is never fun, not to mention too much work can make focusing on anything very difficult. This month, make sure there is a balance between all of the Empires you’re building around yourself. Doing this keeps an awesome flow of energy going into each thing you’re doing, creating magic in everything you’ve done.
Lucky Days: 22nd – 24th
LEO: 23rd July - 23rd August
Happy Birthday to all of the Leos born this month! A New Moon in Leo is a perfect time to start manifesting some new career goals, as the energy of the New Moon in Leo has a tremendous boost of positive inspiration behind it. As the Sun, Mercury, and Venus go through your sign through the month, awesome career opportunities are all around you, you just have to make sure you’re paying attention to the signs that they are there. The Full Moon on the 18th may feel like it’s going to shake things up in a negative way, but don’t worry too much over it. After all, the more negative thoughts you put into the situation, the more you can guarantee a negative outcome.
Lucky Days: 24th – 26th
VIRGO: 24th August - 22nd September
Happy Birthday Virgo! And Happy Birthday to all of the Virgos born this month! The Sun, Venus, and Mercury take their turns moving into T Squared position with Neptune, Mars and Saturn, creating challenges when it feels like everyone seems to think you need to change who you are in order to be successful in your career goals. With Mercury moving into a full Virgo retrograde on the 30th, the challenge becomes heightened as you find yourself faced with communication difficulties and what seems like unorganised chaos. Now is the time to really take a step back and evaluate what is really important, making sure to pick your battles as you go. Challenges don’t mean awesome results aren’t possible, they just mean there are more kinks to work out than normal.
Lucky Days: 26th – 28th
LIBRA: 23rd September - 23rd October
This month provides an opportunity to let go of some old mindsets, those mindsets that seem to keep you stuck in the same difficulties over and over again. But as your ruling Planet Venus moves into your sign at the end of the month, feeling the love and support around you is magnified, and provides an awesome relief as you move from feeling like you’re doing everything on your own and opening up to the love and support you have around you. It’s true, anyone can feel lonely even when they’re surrounded by people who love them. The beginning of the month helps you deal with those lonely feelings in order to be open to the support system you have around you, and you’ll find that support system to be bigger than you ever realised before.
Lucky Days: 1st, 2nd, 28th – 30th
SCORPIO: 24th October - 22 November
The Dark Moon in your sign this month provides an opportunity to take a good look at your own reflection, giving you the opportunity to really look at those things that you want to change about yourself. Not that you aren’t perfect the way you are, but everyone has those mindsets about themselves that have an effect on their overall success. Being completely honest with yourself gives you the opportunity to make the most of the awesome aspects of yourself while really taking a good look at those things you do to sabotage yourself. Being able to honestly identify these things helps you make the most of what you have while turning those not so pleasant things into something that you can work with, giving you the power to be whatever you want to be!
Lucky Days: 2nd – 4th, 30th, 31st
SAGITTARIUS: 23rd November - 21st December
Saturn moves Direct and Mars moves back into your sign this month, making it feel like things are starting to move forward again in many ways. But as Mercury, Venus, and the Sun move into a T Square with Neptune, Saturn, and Mars throughout the month, you may start to feel the pressure as it feels like success in every aspect of your life seems to rest on your shoulders, and your shoulders only. While this may be true, the weight may seem so heavy it’s not worth it to carry it. But the truth is, this test, if you choose to accept it, has an awesome outcome. And this outcome will show you just what you’re made of!
Lucky Days: 5th – 7th
CAPRICORN: 22nd December - 20th January
Pluto’s aspects with Jupiter, the Sun, and Neptune this month help you overcome challenges in your home and career by understanding the root of old patterns that seems to keep coming up around you. Though this may sound like a lot of work, it really isn’t as bad as you think. As these difficulties come up throughout the month, the root of the problem becomes clearer, giving you a better understanding of how to deal with the situation. Once you start to eliminate the problem, you’re left with nothing more than an awesome feeling of freedom, which boosts you toward success rather than the same old situation.
Lucky Days: 7th – 9th
AQUARIUS: 21st January - 18th February
A Full Moon in Aquarius on the 18th provides a challenge when you feel torn between your duties to your home and to your career. While your focus this month is mainly on the home and those people in it, ultimately any challenges that come up in the home can overshadow your responsibilities to your career. This challenge actually helps you to understand just how much a challenge in one area of your life makes it difficult to focus on anything else. This challenge gives you an opportunity to take a good look at the reason why one challenge overshadows everything else around you, giving you the opportunity to eliminate that pattern and create awesome magic in all aspects of your life despite the challenges. After all, no life is free of challenge, so you might as well become an expert at dealing with them.
Lucky Days: 10th – 12th
PISCES: 19th February - 20th March
As Venus, Mercury, and the Sun take their turns moving into Opposition with Neptune this month, they form a T Square with Saturn and Mars. These aspects can be very challenging, having you feeling like you’re being pulled between your home and career responsibilities. This challenge brings up feelings within you, having you feeling like you’re not good enough or unable to handle everything that life seems to be throwing at you. But Neptune’s aspects with Pluto show you how to handle the situation. Using your intuition to guide you through the challenge is more successful than trying to think your way through it. This gives you the opportunity to get through the challenge and feel like you’re make some awesome progress instead, and that’s definitely better than feeling like you’re stuck in a situation that you have no power over. Believe in yourself and dare to see what you’re capable of!
Lucky Days: 12th – 14th
Ann Marie Kell