by Jennifer Angel
This is an unpredictable month with plenty of opportunities - be positive and optimistic.
Moving into AUGUST 2019: The Close of July Uranus in Taurus, the planet of unpredictability, challenges the Sun in Leo on Monday 29th, and a clash of these two fixed signs, powerful energies, can cause stubbornness and power-plays. This square planetary aspect can certainly be challenging but can move you out of a space that has not been good for you and transports you to a much better place to move forward.
Thankfully, the new Moon in Leo on the 31st brightens things up right at the end of July along with a positive connection with beneficial and fortuitous Jupiter. During this time, and always, be aware to banish negative and self-limiting thoughts, which can hold you back. Replace with positive uplifting inner talk that can propel you forward to a more enlightened existence and future.
On this same day, July 31st, Communication planet Mercury will come out of its retrograde transit signaling all system go to put the plans you made in July into action.
Week One - Aug 01 - Aug 04
The first of the month commences while still basking in the glow of the new Moon energy and abundant Jupiter influence. This is followed by a conjunction/connection between the Moon and Mars. The energy intensifies with this combined energy and will highlight how you feel about recent events while providing an opportunity to come to terms with your proposed next move.
On August 2nd, Uranus and Venus will clash and there can be incidences you may not be able to avoid, especially if it concerns finances or relationships. On a positive note, as Mercury is now out of retrograde and begins its journey back through Cancer to Leo, life continues to move ahead with less friction and confusion.
Venus is also highlighted on the 2nd, as it squares Uranus, and focuses your attention on love and money matters. Pay attention to what happens next and prepare to make a course adjustment, if necessary. And as the Moon enters Libra on the 3rd, relations between you and others can settle down and become more harmonious.
Week Two: Aug 05 - Aug 11
This week, lucky and abundant Jupiter radiates favorable and abundant energy to forge ahead with your inner heart dreams, goals and desires. Wednesday 7th, the Sun will interact with Jupiter, one of the most positive planetary aspects of each year.
Venus also interacts with Jupiter on the very next day, August 8th, making this a harmonious time where abundance can head your way, but you do need to be open to receive it. The more positive you can be this week, the stronger your energy and vibration for attraction, particular when it concerns love or money.
Sunday, August 11th, prosperous Jupiter will come out of its retrograde transit and release holds, restraints or delays on projects or situations you have in the works.
On this same day, Creative Mercury will have a sign change and move to Leo, which brings a message with it to be a team player and not hog the conversation.
Later this day, planet Uranus will commence its retrograde transit for the next five months. This can elevate any chaos, disruption or uncertainty in your life so you can move forward and work with the more positive Jupiter energy.
Week Three: Aug 12 - Aug 18
Early this week, on the 13th, the combined energy of the Sun and Venus bring light and happiness, and to capitalize on this energy, once again it is important to have a positive and optimistic outlook.
A few days later on the 15th, the Aquarius Full Moon brings an opportunity to reach out to friends, associates, and even people you don’t know, as well as charitable groups.
The next day, August 16th, as Mercury and Uranus challenge each other, a situation can come to head that will allow you to release built-up tension. Just make sure it’s directed in the right area - in other words, don’t lash out at the messenger. On the 17th, impulsive Mars energy is calmed as it moves to the sign of Virgo for a 7-week stay.
Week Four: Aug 19 - Aug 25
Mid-week, on the 21st, planet Venus, the love goddess and financial genius, will move to the detailed-oriented sign of Virgo. This will be great to review money matters. On a personal note, be careful of becoming picky and demanding with relationships, especially a romantic liaison. Venus will stay in Virgo for four weeks. The Sun also moves to Virgo on August 23rd, making it a great time to focus on your overall health, beauty and well-being.
August 24th, love duo planets Venus and Mars will meet up in Virgo and put more seriousness on relationships. To avoid a mishap of some kind, you will want to focus on what’s working instead of what’s not working, especially when it concerns love or money matters.
Week five: Aug 26 - Aug 31
There are positive planetary aspects to close the month of August. The start of the week, August 26th, Venus interacts with freedom-loving Uranus in a favorable way that can seem like a fateful outcome – try not to prejudge, wait to see how things turn out.
There are positive planetary aspects to close the month of August. The start of Midweek, August 28th, Mars will also form a favorable aspect with Uranus, however, with these two strong-willed energies, you want to be careful of stepping out of line. Be careful not to impulsively do something you may later regret. This is also not a good time to take unnecessary risks – think first.
August 29th, Mercury will enter Virgo, one of the signs he rules. Mercury is very comfortable and at home in Virgo and opens the doorway for communication to take place over the next three weeks.
The Virgo New Moon on August 30th interacts with Uranus as well. Surprises are possible now and incidences can happen that move you forward to experience new things, people and situations, in a positive way.
Moving into SEPTEMBER
Moving into September, the unpredictable combined energy of Mercury and Uranus on the 1st of September can cause you to feel both unsettled and excited. Expect the unexpected, anything can and probably will happen during this time. With Virgo energy, it’s a great time to plan and get organized, make the most of this month to forge ahead.
Best Wishes and Blessings from the Team at Jennifer Angel Network!