You can make the new normal work, and probably even better than via the original route. Not since July have there been such opportunities to get rid of those things that are standing in the way of your happiness and progress. And this advice may apply first and foremost to your love life. On or near the 24th Mars and Uranus combine to get you to see your world in a whole new way, and although this might prove to be an unsettling time for some Leos, the pay-off is going to be terrific.
Remember, there can be no growth without change.
There is a misconception that astrologers can see the future as if we were watching scenes playing out on a cinema screen. We open our ephemerides planetary timetable and take endless notes on when the alignments are at their strongest and what they might mean for this person, that country or this event. Often it can seem as if fate has the upper hand, but although we cannot prevent every event that happens to us we can choose what we do in the wake of it. We have free will. So, The last year of the Teenies and the bridge to the Twenties — a decade that will change the world map, whether in terms of the land itself or in geo-political terms.
And with a degree of harmony between Saturn, Uranus, Pluto and Neptune in , this has the potential to be a great year. A year in which solutions can be found, or at least worked toward, in some of the most pressing global problems, including those inspired by climate change.
Uranus entered Taurus in mid-May , but then moved back into Aries and will remain there until March of Uranus is the revolutionary of the planets, the innovator and the iconoclast, so its transit of this Venus-ruled earth sign for the next seven years is going to produce some exciting developments in architecture, technology, engineering, food, the beauty business, farming and agriculture. But we can also expect financial collapses and the destruction of places and buildings of historical significance.
Already in we witnessed the loss of two iconic museums in Glasgow and Brazil due to fires; and unprecedented hurricanes and typhoons devastated parts of the world from Indonesia to Hawaii. We spend more money, enjoy taking holidays and getting out of our comfort zones. Then again, the last time Jupiter transited Sagittarius was in , and we can all remember what happened when the sub-prime mortgage market collapsed: it was the precipitator to the global recession.
And is looking distinctly troublesome.
The number Three is an harmonious number: it promotes optimism and stimulates communications. We stretch our boundaries in a Three year and reach out to people in different countries and embrace different cultures.
The year of the Earth Pig is similarly positive. Good luck and good times are to be expected. Then again, like a Jupiter transit, you can have too much of a good thing, and excess can lead to loss of control and ultimately collapse. Trade is going to be an important issue for Technically, Jupiter should preside over some monster trade deals, however, this same influence can inspire trade wars, and we can already see this potential developing between the US and China.
And regardless how Great Britain and Europe end their relationship, trade will suffer in the wake of it. Since August a series of eclipses has occurred in Leo or Aquarius, which is why, if you belong to these two signs you have had such an up and down time of it. This eclipse series has a distinctly royal aura to it, especially regarding the British Crown, being in play during the toppling of the English monarchy in But with one eclipse yet to come 21 January there could be much, much more to the royal story before the end of In a nutshell, is a year to make the most of everything we have and everything that comes to us.
It is also a year that we should liken to autumn: a beautiful season but one that precedes winter; and in keeping with nature, we should store our resources in preparation for a lean and mean period. This was due to the presence of a series of eclipses on the Leo-Aquarius axis, which effectively re-oriented you. Other people have come and gone, but they have left their mark, and now you have the job of building on the foundations that have been created — and filling those vacuums.
For many Leos work is in the frame here, but for others personal life and your creative talents are set for a boost. All year — Uranus square your decan brings disruption and unexpected change. The changes may come from within you, especially if you have not been able to live as you truly wish. Under this stress, you will want to break free which may upset others. You are likely to act more impulsively than usually, more erratic and odd. But you are finding your own unique self-expression which in the long run is very beneficial. Those born from July 25 to August 2 experience these exciting changes during Those born on July 23 and 24 finished this transit in April Until June 5 — The solar eclipse on December 26, brings growth, abundance and good luck as well as positive change and excitement.
The keyword for this eclipse is serendipity because it brings unexpected good luck and happy coincidences when you least expect it. This is definitely the best half of your Leo horoscope and is good for starting things, especially new and exciting things.
March 15 to July 10 — Saturn opposite your decan can bring challenges and barriers to progress. At times you may feel a heavy sense of responsibility and restriction of your freedom or self-expression. This can lead to frustration as you struggle on through boring routines when you just want to break free.
Facing any adversity head-on will strengthen your character and give you more self-confidence. June 21 to November 30 — The June 21 solar eclipse brings self-confidence and harmony to your relationships. A responsible and self-disciplined approach could lead to professional success and recognition. You may take on more responsibility without extra stress. Relationships with men and superiors will be serious, practical and beneficial.
September 5 to 16 — Venus in your decan is one of the best times of the year for romance, socializing, asking for favors and borrowing money. Heightened beauty, charm and sex appeal make it more likely that you will find your perfect match if dating.
Shopping, investing and decorating benefit from your good fashion sense and an eye for a bargain. December 12 to March — Saturn opposite your decan can bring delays that probably happen for a reason. Perhaps your ambitions are being held back because the time is not right. There may be more lessons or skills to learn so you are ready to take full advantage of new opportunities in the near future.
If you lose confidence and start feeling sad, be patient and focus on hard work and looking after yourself. December 14 to February — Jupiter opposite your decan can pose challenges if you want more than you have. Taking more than you really need would affect other people and could cause relationship tension.
Good luck is likely but unless you turn inwards for happiness, or find fulfillment in the things which are free, you could be left feeling unsatisfied. So be thankful for what you already have and avoid over-optimism, greed, excess, and waste. December 14 to 30 — Jupiter conjunct Saturn climaxes on December 21 and brings barriers to your progress which you need to climb over or go around.
Too much responsibility, a boring job, not enough time or a demanding boss or partner may become too much to cope with. But fated events, lucky breaks or deliberate actions will create opportunities for personal and professional growth. Your Leo horoscope is authentic because it is based on planetary transits to Leo Decan 1, not to houses, zones or sectors. January 10 to June 5 — The January 10 lunar eclipse could be emotionally challenging for some.
But it gives you increased self confidence, emotional strength and intuition to protect yourself against bullies and to protect more vulnerable family members and friends. This eclipse favors the powerful and wealthy but also gives compassion, faith, and inspiration.