October 2023 shall be marked by 2 highly effective eclipses in Libra and Taurus.
Issues ‘occur’ in eclipse season, so in October we all know we’re in for some fascinating developments.
Because the eclipses shift from the Taurus/Scorpio axis to the Aries/Libra axis, we nonetheless have loads of Scorpio power to be processed this month.
Pluto goes direct, and Mars, Mercury and Solar all enter Scorpio, reminding us of ‘that point of yr’ after we are compelled to discover the hidden elements of ourselves and the world round us.
Within the 2nd half of the month, Venus in Virgo applies a lovely trine to Jupiter, after which she types a grounded and productive one Nice Earth Triangle with Uranus and Pluto. This lovely earth power is our reward for good work!
However let’s check out an important astrological occasions of the month:
October 4, 2023 – Mercury enters Libra
On October 4, 2023, Mercury enters Libra. Within the coming weeks, our communications will change into extra diplomatic and tactful, and our negotiating expertise will change into sharper.
Many individuals affiliate Libra with indecisiveness, however let’s not overlook that Libra is a cardinal, initiating signal. The aim of Mercury in Libra is to maneuver issues ahead: developing with concepts, beginning conversations and making agreements.
When you’re caught (and also you in all probability are). been Since we have simply come out of a Mercury retrograde) with a protracted listing of duties and choices to make – the transit of Mercury in Libra is a superb alternative to lastly make these essential choices which can be nonetheless pending.
October 9, 2023 – Venus enters Virgo
October 9, 2023, Venus enters Virgo. Hallelujah! It has been a really lengthy Venus in Leo transit. Are you able to imagine we had Venus in Leo for 4 months?
The distinction between look-at-me Venus in Leo and the sensible and modest Venus in Virgo is like Barbie versus Cinderella.
In contrast to Barbie, Cinderella wasn’t born in a shiny outfit… she needed to scrub the home to get to the ball.
When Venus strikes into Virgo, the slogan modifications from “As a result of I am price it” to “As a result of I’ve earned it.” The invitation to the ball WILL come! Later this month, Venus will trine Jupiter, adopted by Uranus and Pluto.
October 11, 2023 – Pluto goes direct
On October 11, 2023 Pluto goes direct at 27° Capricorn.
When an outer planet like Pluto modifications path, its power is stronger than regular.
On October 11 (plus minus 2 days) the Plutonic power shall be at its peak. That is the time after we can anticipate intense ideas, emotions and occasions that may catalyze a profound transformation in our lives.
Pluto transits really feel cathartic and cleaning: they ask us to take away what’s out of alignment so we are able to create house for brand spanking new life to develop.
You’re particularly influenced by the place of Pluto when you have planets within the terminal levels (25°-29°) of the cardinal indicators: Aries, Most cancers, Libra and Capricorn.
October 12, 2023 – Mars enters Scorpio
On October 12, 2023, Mars enters its dwelling signal, Scorpio. Mars feels nice in Scorpio as a result of on this mounted, highly effective signal, Mars can channel its intense power and fervour with surgical precision to realize its final purpose.
The glyph of Scorpio and the glyph of Mars each have an arrow, a logo of assertive, targeted power that wants an outlet for expression.
When Mars in Scorpio units a purpose, he’ll pursue it relentlessly, piercing via obstacles, going deep into the shadows if essential, till he overcomes and transforms all the things that stands in his manner.
October 14, 2023 – New Moon photo voltaic eclipse in Libra
On October 14, 2023 now we have a Annular photo voltaic eclipse at New Moon at 21° Libra. It is a South Node eclipse and is conjunct Mercury, sq. Pluto and quincunx Uranus in Taurus.
Throughout this highly effective photo voltaic eclipse we press the RESET button. Photo voltaic eclipses within the South Node usually include an ending, adopted by a brand new starting.
The New Moon Eclipse in Libra is a superb alternative to reset unhealthy relationship patterns and begin from a transparent state.
October 20, 2023 – Solar conjunction Mercury in Libra
On October 20, 2023, The Solar is conjunct Mercury at 26° Libra. We are actually within the center, or ‘Full Moon’ part of the present Mercury cycle. This implies it is manifestation time!
What can we manifest? Every thing ‘Mercury’: an mental mission, an article, a speech, a presentation, a negotiation or a collaboration. Pluto is squaring the conjunction, so your Mercurial supply shall be intense and transformative.
October 22-23, 2023 – Mercury and the Solar enter Scorpio
On October 22, 2023, Mercury enters Scorpioand the following day, the Solar joins in. Completely happy Birthday to all of the Scorpios on the market!
Solar in Scorpio brings ardour and a want for transformation, and Mercury in Scorpio brings a pointy mind and a give attention to uncovering hidden truths.
Each the Solar and Mercury in Scorpio search significant connections. This isn’t the time for small speak or superficial encounters. It is a nice approach to have trustworthy conversations (with ourselves and others), get remedy, and unravel our thought patterns.
October 28, 2023 – Full Moon Eclipse in Taurus
On October 28, 2023 now we have a Full Moon and North Node Lunar Eclipse at 5° Taurus. The Eclipse is conjunct Jupiter in Taurus and opposes Mercury and Mars in Scorpio.
It is a North Node eclipse, so it gives alternatives to vary our karmic patterns and align us with our soul’s function.
With the Moon conjunct Jupiter we really feel assured and optimistic – the world is ours! Nonetheless, we should think about what others consider our grand concepts (Eclipse reverse Mercury and Mars).
The excellent news is that the universe (also referred to as Venus, the ruler of the Full Moon) is on our facet. On the time of the Full Moon, Venus is in a lovely Grand Earth Trine with Uranus and Pluto.
We have now all the things it takes to succeed, and the Grand Triangle will assist us manifest our ambitions into tangible actuality.
October 29, 2023 – Mercury Conjunct Mars in Scorpio
On October 29, 2023, Mercury is conjunct Mars at 11° Scorpio.
Mercury conjunct Mars is decisive, decided and leaves no stone unturned.
Once we mix the sharp mind of Mercury in Scorpio with the drive and assertiveness of Mars, we get a Sherlock Holmes-like power.
This transit provides you the drive and mental stamina to deal with complicated challenges and take daring motion. The precise space of life affected by this transit is revealed by the home dominated by Scorpio in your start chart.
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