As the month begins, you’re not feeling like your usual extroverted, go-getter self, thanks to the Sun moving through Pisces, your twelfth house of rest and healing, until March 20. The first three weeks of the month mark a period of endings, closure and release. Instead of dipping into the late-winter doldrums, you may view this period as a spiritual time of getting in touch with your soul and your subconscious. Having less pep in your step actually affords you more downtime, more space to sift through old emotional baggage that you want to shed before your birthday arrives.
Before you close the shades and block out the world, balance your need to make your mark—speaking about your grand plans, furthering your most personal agenda—with your need for rest. Know that if you need to sleep in one day, or clock out early on the job, Mars’ motivating influence will help you make up for lost time later on. It may feel strange, but you really have to honor your own body’s rhythm and act only when you have the physical energy to do so.
Until March 20, the Sun is in Pisces firing up all kinds of group and team-oriented activities. Your sign usually works at a slow and steady pace, but this month, you’ll get more done out in the world, networking away and impressing folks with your innovative ideas and gift of gab. Enjoy the social buzz, making both IRL and virtual connections a top priority. Make sure you’re stocked up on business cards and an elegant explanation of "what you do." Once you start chatting about your ideals and visions, truly anything can—and probably will—happen.
Adding to the celebratory mood, the March 5 full moon in Virgo lights up your fifth house of personal dignity, self-expression and passion. Days like this, it’s REALLY good to be you, Taurus. espect the unique ideas that come through you and only you. You could have a creative breakthrough on a project, even a desire to make art for art’s sake (as opposed to having it be a vehicle for status or external success). Ironically, that will probably lead you closer to gaining recognition—because your motives are genuine. In matters of the heart, you are confident—..
Get out of your shell and explore new terrain. Until March 20, Pisces season is in full swing, emphasizing growth, and cross-cultural connections. Rather than dreaming of an expansive and exciting life, now's the time to take action and broaden your horizons. The thrills of travel, enriching studies, and risk taking will feed your mind and nourish your soul. March kicks off a game-changing eclipse season, so you may feel tempted to go boldly where you've never gone before, Cancer. Get ready to shake things up.
Prepare for launch, Cancer: On March 8, the Pisces new moon prepares your biggest dreams for take-off. This is the second annual Pisces solar eclipse—the last one was March 20, 2015—and you may see some fruition from the seeds that were planted last year. If you've been waiting to pursue your most-cherished goal, now is the time to start taking action. There may be an opportunity to publish your work or even return to school and further your study in a specialized discipline. Or perhaps you'll finally roll the dice on a start-up venture or deliver a public presentation that wins over hearts and minds. Since you're captivated by a need for freedom now, you could also quit the drudgery of nine-to-five and head off to Bali for an open-ended Eat, Pray, Love style adventure. The world is, as they say, your oyster.
On April 7, the Aries new moon helps you start a passionate chapter of living out loud. It's time to shamelessly wear your heart on your sleeve. Romance, creativity and personal satisfaction soar when you are unabashedly true to yourself. This is a great day to take a risk: sign up for an art or dance class, rock the karaoke mic and definitely don't hesitate to let someone know how you feel.
Get your kicks in early, because on April 20, the Sun marches into Taurus. From here on, you're in a far more practical mood. Counteract your Aries season debauchery with healthy living. Make working out a requirement, not a capricious option. You could stick to the basics or sign up for a trendy class like Shadowbox and break a serious sweat. You may also use this motivation to get organized, cleaning out your closets and tackling your to-do list at work. Whatever the challenge, you're up for it!
Last month was major—with two illuminating eclipses that shook things up for all 12 signs and left our heads spinning. With the Sun burning through Aries from now until April 20, you're ready to share your brilliant insights en masse—writing, speaking, teaching or through some innovative format. Then on April 7, a new moon in Aries—brings a powerful conversation or a surge of creativity. Break out your laptop and outline a proposal. You could initiate a new project, have an epic brainstorming session or set plans into motion that unfold beautifully over the next six months.
Just proceed with caution in the second half of April. Three planets—Mars, Pluto and Mercury—will turn retrograde (backward), prompting epic cycles of reflection on just about every front. On April 17, energetic Mars begins his backstroke until June 29, stirring up conflict in group endeavors. During this period, you might have less patience for your colleagues and friends, or a collaboration could go off the rails. Use this time to reflect on where you really belong, and perhaps to reconnect with an old tribe. Since Mars retrograde will impact your technology house, watch what you post on social media or online. While your rebellious sign likes to stir the pot, you might end up burning bridges.
Big changes swept through the entire zodiac, reshuffling life as we once knew it. April's stars bring a lot more consistency, as the Sun spends the first three weeks cruising through Aries and your healthy, organized sixth house. Slip into a comfortable off-duty outfit, roll up your sleeves and get tackle all the admin stuff that's piled up since the start of the year. Get a spring fitness and clean eating regimen underway—it’s time. Once your life is back in solid working order, you'll be ready to tackle whatever the universe brings your way—including some exciting partnership opportunities that could arise after April 20, when the Sun begins a month-long visit to Taurus and your committed seventh house.
Aside from this full moon, the second half of April admittedly has a few bumps, as three planets will turn retrograde slowing the action. You may need to go back to the drawing board with a work or financial matter. A fast-moving project might hit a rough patch, forcing you to retrace your steps. You may feel the intense pressure of a demanding assignment, client or deadline. Don't let it take you to the breaking keep people's expectations realistic and be firm about how much you can offer.
The March skies pack enough dramatic twists and turns to keep even the most action-hungry Leos on their well-shod toes. This electrified intensity means you're not up for small talk at crowded parties—it's time to invest in your most intimate and important bonds, both personal and professional. Others are drawn to your mysterious, magnetic ways now, so work your magic! This month, two change-making eclipses shake up your agenda and a couple of major planetary alliances form to your cosmic advantage. Your star is rising, Leo—get ready.
Be mindful, however—the new moon forms an exact opposition to optimistic Jupiter in Virgo, your second house of earned income. You might be overstepping your fiscal bounds or taking a partner's eagerness for granted. Try viewing your ventures from a bigger picture perspective to establish just how feasible your new plans are, and determine whether they're in alignment with your long-term goals. With Jupiter retrograde (backward), this isn't the best time to leap without looking, despite the bold and courageous Lion you are. When it comes to taking steps, make sure your head and heart work together during this time.
New month, new YOU! March brought a slew of changes to your life, with two tide-turning eclipses that reshaped your status quo around relationships and money. Some of the developments were exciting—but still demanded adjustment. For that reason, you may actually welcome the chance to hunker down for the first three weeks of April, while the Sun visits Aries staying until April 20. Maybe there's one special person you want to focus on, or a big project that needs your undivided attention. You'll have plenty of cosmic mojo to hone in on what matter the most to you: long-term security, building intimacy, or trusting in a heavy-hitting business partner.
But brace yourself for a cascade of retrograde planets begins mid-month. It starts on April 17, when energetic Mars does a backward turn until June 29. A dip in your energy levels could cause a loss in momentum. Then on April 18, powerful Pluto turns retrograde in Capricorn until September 26, helping you get to the root cause of a nagging issue, possibly a relationship or creative project. On April 28, clever Mercury turns his back on us AGAIN, retrograding through Taurus and your expansive ninth house until May 22. You might revise some of your grandest plans and reflect on a past pathway or goal that still holds some appeal.
This month also kicks off a game-changing eclipse season, upgrading your standards to feed your soul's continued growth. Is it time to demand that raise or put your foot down with a certain family member? The cosmos are urging you to ask for what you want, clearly, Capricorn. Fortunately, with your sharp and nimble mind, you'll roll with the punches as your outer landscape begins to dramatically shift under March's solar and lunar eclipses.
A page-turning conversation could open doors on March 8, when the potent Pisces new moon blazes through your third house of communication, inviting a constructive conversation with someone who plays an important role in your livelihood. Be sure to pay attention, as you might not realize in the moment just how transformational this talk is. If you hear a little voice saying, "Listen up!" while you're having a heart-to-heart with a colleague or pal, that's your intuition letting you know that something big is in store for you. You might also have a fortuitous meeting with a kindred spirit. Events will unfold between now and the September 16 Pisces lunar (full moon) eclipses. If you submit a pitch or a proposal, it will also have extra heft from the March 8 lunation.
Welcome to your new reality, Pisces. The starry skies are filled with planets in your sign all month, putting your passions and solo endeavors in the spotlight. This is your moment to shine. The Sun is in your sign until March 20 then the love planet Venus picks up the mermaid torch from March 12-April 5, Prepare to turn heads!
The headline news arrives on March 8, when a Pisces solar (new moon) eclipse launches a radical new chapter of your life. Think of it as your own personal New Year's celebration—like a fresh start to the thousandth power. Get ready to ride the waves of opportunity and abundance—you'll get a surge of independence or even a complete lifestyle makeover. Eclipses are unpredictable, so the changes could happen suddenly. Just go with the flow.
Get ready for a bustling, action-packed month, Libra. March will feature two change-making eclipses—one in YOUR sign—along with lots of planetary interactions that will shift your reality. There won't be much time for rest, so you'll want to stick closely to your priorities. Luckily, you'll have some help from the energizing Sun, which is visiting Pisces, your healthy and organized sixth house, until March 20. Make a plan and follow it, Libra, and be wary of divergence. As much as your conflict-averse sign hates to say no, it's time to start practicing. An opposition between the new moon and overconfident Jupiter could tempt you to take on more than you can handle, so don't get in over your head.
Buckle up, because on March 8, the Pisces new moon is a revolutionizing solar eclipse. You'll be skyrocketed into a whole new chapter, particularly in the areas of wellness and work. You could receive some health-related news, or proactively begin a whole new exercise and eating plan. A powerful work or volunteer/service opportunity could arise. If you've been putting off a big decision, this analytical eclipse can also help you act in an uncharacteristically self-assured way.