Aries (March 21-April 19)
Remember your last roller coaster ride? When you stepped onto solid ground, you may have felt shaky for a few seconds as you found your bearings. Life could seem like that now. Changes have happened fast, leaving you with a mixture of excitement and anxiety. The good news? You’re coming to the end of this cycle. So, find your bearings, plant your feet on solid ground, and adjust to a new normal. Mercury stations retrograde on March 5. Dream big, think creatively, and allow your imagination to wander. Conversations could leave you with more questions, or you could feel confused about life in general. When you walk through a fog, you can only see one foot in front of you. Focus on what you can see, which means return to the present moment. Mars motivates you to earn more money. You might successfully ask for a raise. Be mindful of your budget, though, and avoid making any big purchases on impulse. Aries season starts March 20, and you can attract attention. Make sure it’s the right kind, however. Proofread everything, and take extra care with your words. Your body language speaks volumes, as does your wardrobe. Communicate your leadership, authority, and charisma by the way you carry yourself in the world. The full moon on March 20 shines on your relationships. Single Aries, you could reminisce about someone from your past, but don’t get too carried away by nostalgia. If a friend expresses their attraction, refrain from going all in until you have more facts. Keep an open heart and mind.
Taurus (April 20 - May 20)
You turn the page on a new chapter of life March 6, as Uranus enters your sign. “Expect the unexpected” is a phrase that might ring true for you during this seven-year cycle. Ask yourself: In what ways am I holding myself back from living my purpose and expressing myself? In reflecting on this question, you might gain awareness about how you can free yourself from limiting ideas, beliefs, and circumstances. The new moon on March 6 is a social one for you. Gather friends together for a night out. Keep an open mind when meeting new people this month. You could attract social connections with artists, visionaries, and spiritually minded individuals, and they will help expand your perspective. Mercury stations retrograde on March 5. If you rely solely on your practical sensibilities, you could feel dazed and confused. Instead, use your intuition for guidance, and feel your emotions. They are reliable messengers. Mars in your sign throughout the month motivates you in many ways, helping you access courage to make bold moves in your career and personal life. Face your greatest fears at this time, pushing through to the other side. Mars might also encourage you to take a risk when it comes to your love life, and you could decide to express your feelings to someone who has captured your interest. Alternatively, you may choose to confront your partner about issues in your relationship and work to solve them together. Either way, expect growth in this area of your life.
Gemini (May 20 - June 20)
No matter how tempted you may be, don’t follow a strange white rabbit down a rabbit hole, or you may not come back from Wonderland! With Mercury retrograde from March 5-28, life could present you with surreal encounters, bizarre conversations, or odd synchronicities. Revel in the mysteries and linger in the dream state a little longer. Your heart will guide you through confusion. You are in the midst of a spiritual growth spurt when your lower and higher minds can function as one. So, trust your instincts, and be present in your body. The new moon on March 6 invites you to explore professional dreams you may have set aside or abandoned. Though you might not necessarily pursue opportunities related to those early ambitions, you could find ways to integrate past experiences into present-day pursuits. In doing so, you will come full circle, but with a clarity only hindsight can provide. A new season starts on March 20 with the spring equinox. It’s time to climb out of hibernation, and the end of the month could be busy. Explore community or professional organizations in your area to meet like-minded individuals for friendship or business collaborations. The full moon on March 20 highlights your romantic relationships. A friend or someone from your past could profess their love or vice versa. If you are in a relationship, you might experience a few communication challenges early in the month, which will smooth out after clarifying conversations. In working through these challenges, you can address underlying core issues and strengthen your relationship as a whole.
Cancer (June 21 - July 22)
Step out of the shadows and into the light. A new season starts on March 20 with the spring equinox, and your time of hibernation draws to a close. Introduce yourself to strangers, network, and become more involved as a community leader. The planet Uranus enters Taurus on March 6, starting a new seven-year cycle of change in your professional relationships and friendships. You will likely meet innovators, change-agents, and visionaries because you are now a vibrational match. You are answering a calling, and those whom you meet now will play a role in your hero’s or heroine’s journey. Maintain a balance between faith and reason, or you could miss some cautionary signs early in the month. The new moon on March 6 collides with Neptune, the planet of dreams and illusions. On a positive note, you might have bursts of insight and could feel as if anything is possible. However, look carefully to see what’s real versus fool’s gold, especially in professional pursuits. Mercury is retrograde from March 5-28, and you could encounter some spring break travel delays or communication challenges. It helps to give yourself extra time to avoid a stressful commute. Extend deadlines, too, if possible. You could undergo a personal metamorphosis that will lead to changes in your love life. If you are in a relationship, communicate from your heart, bypassing your ego. Speak up if something bothers you, and talk through triggers that may be up. If you are single, you are ready for an experience of deep love. Trust yourself and the process.
Leo (July 23 - August 22)
A professional change is on the horizon for you, and it’s different from anything you’ve experienced before. Your heart must lead the way, and you must access courage to take steps forward despite what others might think. Think of the Cowardly Lion in the film, The Wizard of Oz. In facing fears, he proved his courage. The root of the word courage is cor, which means heart. It’s also the body part your sign rules. These changes could take several years to manifest—start now and proceed incrementally. Finances could be a top priority for you at the beginning of the month. You may settle issues with taxes, insurance, or debt around March 6. Rethink your investment strategies but make changes after March 28. You don’t have to do it alone; seek help if you feel overwhelmed. With Mercury retrograde from March 5-28, you could re-experience past emotions or recall memories that have been buried in your subconscious mind. Take time for this deep soul work; it is liberating. A new season begins on March 20, and as the sun moves into fire sign Aries, wanderlust could overtake you. Plan an adventure or spring break trip at the end of the month to get away from it all and relax. In love, you could experience more depth and intimacy. Relax your defenses and trust yourself as you open up to your partner. If you are single, practice letting down your guard. Venus in your opposite sign invites you to appreciate and love yourself, valuing your unique contributions.
Virgo (August 23 - September 22)
Allow the voice of your inner romantic to drown out your inner critic. The new moon on March 6 joins Neptune in your sector of relationships, and that could mean the start of something exhilarating. Whether you are single, married, or somewhere in between, you could find the key that unlocks unexplored chambers of your heart and thus experience a greater abundance of love. This process begins on March 5, when Mercury stations retrograde. Memories surface from your subconscious mind, awakening dormant emotions. From March 5-28, consider working deeply with a healer or therapist. Professionally, you have new horizons to explore, maybe expanding your business into other regions. Be cautious when signing partnership agreements and trust yourself if you feel something is off. Delays could seem like setbacks, but they give you a chance to reassess and could prove beneficial in the long run. The equinox on March 20 starts a new season, and you could have a touch of spring fever. Consider having an adventure late in the month, whether that means traveling to a new destination or immersing yourself in a novel. Uranus moves into Taurus on March 6, starting a new cycle during which you could be more open-minded to new ideas. Your spiritual insights and beliefs will undergo significant changes over the next seven years. Start challenging yourself to let go of limiting thinking patterns right now, and your creative potential will start to astound you. You can be the shaper of your destiny after all.
Libra (September 22 - October 22)
You can’t take shortcuts this month, Libra. If you put in the effort, though, you will reap a reward. Take one step at a time, stay committed, and you will reach your goals. You could grow disillusioned about an aspect of life. This test of faith could tip your scales out of balance, but it’s necessary for you to seek truth and find meaning in it all. Surrender your ego’s expectations and allow your soul to take the lead. A health issue or diagnosis at the beginning of the month could have a related emotional connection. Relaxation is essential for a healing process, especially if your concerns are stress-related. Make health a top priority at the beginning of the month. You could even decide to start a detox around March 6. From March 5-28, Mercury is retrograde, helping you declutter your life. Cull old photos, clean out your closets, and purge files on your computer. Physical things hold energy, and by letting go, you allow more breath in your body and space for new beginnings in your life. A new season begins with the equinox on March 20 along with a full moon in your sign. You could feel pulled between extremes of wanting time alone or craving connection. If you are single, relax and trust. You are taking the steps necessary to manifest a relationship in living your everyday life. You don’t need to do anything more. Instead, be in the state of love and self-acceptance. If you are in a relationship, communicate openly with your partner. Resist the tendency to place blame others. Take responsibility for your life and own your power.
Scorpio (October 23 - November 21)
A new season of life begins for you this month. With every new door opening, one must close, and you could sense both the excitement of what’s to come and grief for what you may need to let go. Honor both, and feel the entire spectrum of emotions without judging or suppressing them. Mercury goes retrograde on March 5, and your mental faculties may not seem as sharp. Instead of relying on logic to solve your problems, tune in with your heart. Indulge your creative side, too, for healing and release. After March 20, make time for spring cleaning, and start the new season with a detox to bring your body into balance. Clean space and a healthy body will help with mental clarity, which you’ll need for decisions regarding business alliances or personal goals. Professionally, monetize your creative abilities. Showcase your work to attract new customers or clients. The devil is in the details this month, and you’ll want to crosscheck every one. Recruit assistants to offer an extra set of eyes when you're finalizing contracts, deals, or proposals. The new moon on March 6 could mean the start of a romantic relationship. If you are single, resist the spell of a past love until you have more insight about whether or not your dynamics have changed. If you are in a relationship, you might discuss significant life changes, like welcoming a child into the family. Celebrate any progress you make as couple.
Sagittarius (November 22 - December 21)
Springtime starts March 20, and with that comes possibilities for a fresh start. Start with spring cleaning. Clear out closets, purge files and photos, and let go of some of your stuff. When you’re finished, reconsider what mental clutter you might need to release, too. Worries, fears, self-doubt, and judgmental thoughts can be energetic roadblocks. The new moon March 6 pulls you inward for self-reflection about how to change your thinking patterns and emotional habits for good. If you have considered changing your home or making a move, don’t let Mercury retrograde from March 5-28 stall your momentum. Keep moving, despite delays. Trust the process; some setbacks may be divine protection in disguise. When signing contracts, be careful to cross all I’s and dot all T’s. Ask your detail-oriented friends to crosscheck contracts or correspondence. Uranus enters Taurus on March 6, starting a seven-year cycle that could shift the nature of your work. As this cycle gets underway, add a little excitement to your everyday routine in small ways. What kinds of changes can you make to feel freer in your life? The answer to that might lead you to a mindset shift, helping you let go of self-imposed limitations. The full moon on March 20 spotlights your love life. If you are single, a group outing with friends could result in a synchronistic introduction to someone special. Keep an open heart and mind. If you are in a relationship, work to clear communication hiccups early in the month, and then you will feel more solidly connected.
Capricorn (December 22 - January 19)
Though you may procrastinate from time to time, you have a remarkable ability to focus on tasks and reach your goals. This month, however, your mind could slip into a daydream or become lost in a memory. These wanderings might feel like distractions, but they’re really messages from your subconscious mind calling your attention to memories and dreams you may have forgotten. They are relevant to your spiritual growth. On March 6, you could meet new neighbors or expand your social network. Opening your mind to learn new things. Mercury is retrograde from March 5-28. Proofread everything. Resist the urge to hit “send” on highly charged emails until you can do so from a balanced state. Wait to sign contracts unless they have been in the works for some time. In that case, this would be a time for completion. The full moon on March 20 introduces tension between personal and professional affairs. If you are busier than usual with work or social obligations, make time later in the month to spend at home. Find a balance in the big picture, rather than being concerned about it in your day-to-day experience right now. Uranus moves into Taurus, a fellow earth sign, on March 6, starting a new seven-year cycle of change in your love life. For some, this change could manifest as a passionate new relationship. Others might dream of ways to partner in creative endeavors. Others might welcome a child. As this new cycle starts, explore ways to break up your routine.
Aquarius (January 20 - February 18)
As an air sign, you have an incredible mind with innovative solutions for complex problems. This month, however, your mind works in different ways. You could be slightly more distracted, dreamy, and imaginative. You could also be more in tune with others’ emotions and thus more sensitive to their needs. You are developing new mental and emotional muscles; not losing your mind. The new moon on March 6 introduces economic opportunities, but they will take time to manifest. Mercury retrograde from March 5-28 invites you to look back on prior financial decisions, urging you to learn from the past. Give yourself credit for what you’ve built so far, even if you only see a long way to go. Uranus moves into Taurus on March 6, starting a seven-year cycle of change in your home and family. You might wake up and declare it’s time to call a decorator or contractor. Move slowly, though, as you could change your mind later in the year. March means springtime, a season of renewal and rebirth, and you could experience this in your relationships. Do you recognize what a gift you are to your loved ones and the world? If not, take note of your positive qualities, and love yourself without condition. In doing so, you might insist on more from your loved ones. Venus in your sign can help you experience more enjoyment in your love life, and the full moon on March 20 means romance for you, whether you’re single or involved.
Pisces (February 19 - March 20)
The new moon on March 6 opens your heart to feel and eyes to see what’s possible for your life. This moment of clarity in an otherwise uncertain time can plant a seed in your imagination, one that will flourish throughout the year. Expect insights about your soul’s purpose, but be open to the ways in which you might fulfill it. If you have felt unsettled about an area of your life, ask for guidance from a trusted source, especially on March 8, or be open to signs and symbols. Mercury is retrograde in your sign from March 5-28. Fine-tune your intuitive faculties by deciphering the difference between the inner voice of the ego and the inner knowing of the soul. One offers guiding messages; the other spews mental chatter. On March 6, a new chapter begins in your social life. It is a productive time for writing, teaching, speaking, or building an online presence. You can complete past projects and finish any business. The sun enters your money sector on March 20. You might have breakthroughs at the end of the month. Creative visualization and expression are your keys to more financial freedom. The sun shines in your sign until March 20, making this a time to prioritize yourself in relationships. Remain as open to receiving as you are to giving. Reflect on the past with nostalgia, but do not get stuck in regret. The soul growth you do this month will expand your heart’s potential for love.
© 2019 Rachel Lang. Used with permission.