Monthly Astrological Forecast : August 2021             

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ARIES

The New Moon in Leo on the 8th can turn much of August into an extraordinarily love-filled month. Rams involved in the arts professionally can be showcasing their talents to tremendous applause too. Let your light shine. This is not the time to hide it under a bushel.

No more excuses to put off tasks will be allowed when Mercury enters Virgo on the 11th. He’ll help you roll up your sleeves and take care of business in a practical and no-nonsense manner. Both physical and mental projects can be tackled with gusto.

when Venus enters Libra on the 16th, unattached Rams become more prone in wanting to commit in love relationships. Suddenly the grass doesn’t seem as appealing out there as where you are. You will want someone to mirror your intense feelings of wanting to build a life together. A new business partnership can appear on the horizon. Aries may find their clientele growing in surprising leaps and bounds.

On the 19th, Uranus turns retrograde in the sector ruling your personal finances. He won’t be turning direct until mid-January so expect the totally unexpected in all monetary matters. Investments which you had little hope for may reap extraordinary profits. Conversely, those investments you anticipated high returns on may fizz into oblivion. Uranus promises a wild ride on the road to riches.

On the 22nd, we get a second Full Moon in Aquarius for this year. Hopefully, you heeded the cosmos’s call last month to get out and socialize more. If so, you’ll find yourself reaping many benefits from your new friends. If not, then see this as a second chance to make new buddies and strengthen ties with old ones.

When Mercury enters Libra on the 30th, there should be a much freer flow of communications between yourself with both business and love partners. Taking the time to really listen to what is on their mind should gain you a lot of brownie points. Plus, their feedback can actually prove to be invaluable.

TAURUS

Have you been caught up in such a frantic pace that you feel like you’re running on empty? If so, the New Moon in Leo on the 8th offers you the chance to replenish and realign your inner energies. Nurture yourself a life to obtain a renewed sense of “being.” Since it’s your Home Sector being highlighted, maybe a Feng Shui consultation is in order to reestablish balance and harmony.

With Mercury’s passage into Virgo on the 11th, your creative ideas will win a standing ovation. Don’t keep your ingenious thoughts to yourself. They can prove to be quite inspirational to others.

With your ruling planet Venus entering Libra on the 16th, you are encouraged to take a more liberal creative approach towards work. A generous gesture, such as a kind word of encouragement to a fellow employee will gain you a staunch supporter to protect your back in the future. Others at work will be impressed with your sense of professionalism and grace under tremendous pressure with deadlines.

On the 19th, Uranus turns retrograde and won’t resume his direct motion until mid-January. Stifle any overwhelming urges to have any major changes done to your appearance—otherwise you may be horrified at the results. Uranus may also drive you to act too independently for your own good. Others may see your new-found unconventionality as very eccentric and not attractive.

On the 22nd, we get a second Full Moon in Aquarius for this year. Did the one last month get your engines running in the race to the top of the career ladder? If so, you’ll be in it to win it again. Self-employed Bulls should do another PR blitz. Your public is clamoring for more of what you sell or represent.

Mercury enters Libra on the 30th. You’ll find you can communicate better with fellow co-workers. They’ll be happy to follow your lead in intricate projects requiring much mental input.

GEMINI

You’ll be over brimming with dazzling ideas and possess the ability to communicate them with clarity to others. All this will be thanks to the New Moon in Leo on the 8th. Use your unique salesmanship skills to advance in the direction of your dreams.

Your ruling planet Mercury enters Virgo on the 11th. His passage will sharpen your powers of recall and help you retrieve even obscure facts from your memory bank. You can communicate in both a rational and personable way to others.

With Venus entering Libra on the 16th, single Twins will have a hard time deciding which suitor to pick from. They should be lining up at your door. Those who are already attached should find their beloved quite ardent with their displays of affection. Those wanting to conceive may have their dream realized.

On the 19th, Uranus turns retrograde and won’t resume his direct motion until mid-January. Uranus is the Bad Boy of the zodiac because he can get us to do impulsive things which can be against our best interests. So, it’s extremely important for you not to reveal secrets told to you in confidence by others. The temptation will be high to do so. However, you will lose another’s trust if you do and they will turn into a sworn enemy.

On the 22nd, we get a second Full Moon in Aquarius for this year. Use this double dose of powerful lunar energy to plow through any writing assignments. Your brain should be in gear to absorb all complex studies easily.

Mercury enters Libra on the 30th and he’ll make you quite witty and winsome in conversations. Others will gravitate towards your intellectual abilities. Some hunches you receive concerning speculated investments could be winners.

CANCER

Due to the New Moon in Leo on the 8th, you could find a sudden windfall dropping into your lap. Take care though in making big ticket purchases during the month. Otherwise, it will all be gone in the blink of an eye. 

Mercury enters Virgo on the 11th, and as a result, you may become too quick to jump to conclusions. Get all the facts before you voice your opinions or make impulsive decisions.

When Venus enters Libra on the 16th, you can become overly sensitive to others’ responses to you. Try not to excessively examine everything said by your lover and blow it out of proportion.  Additional funds can be reaped by starting a business run in your home. Good decorating or home furnishing items can be gotten for a song.

On the 19th, Uranus turns retrograde and won’t resume his direct motion until mid-January. Uranus is the Bad Boy of the zodiac because he can get us to do impulsive things which can be against our best interests. He may shake up your relationships with close buddies. You may start to see some of them through new eyes and the view may not be that all attractive. Ones, who you thought were totally dependable, may leave you to fend for yourself during difficult straights. Causes, which you felt fervently about, reveal themselves to be fraudulent.

On the 22nd, we get a second Full Moon in Aquarius for this year. Last month the Full Moon gave you the courage to clean up undesirable aspects of your life. If you failed to do a total overhaul, this is your second chance to get it right. Letting go is never easy for Cancers, but you’ve got to let your crab claws release things and people detrimental to your survival.

Mercury enters Libra on the 30th and he may require you to do more work from home. Memories from your early childhood may tend to well up to the surface. Cherish the happy ones, but don’t brood over the painful ones.

LEO

With the New Moon in Leo on the 8th, you will be the center of attention. Be bold and creative with your self-image. All eyes will be upon you and you can bask in their adulation.

When Mercury starts his passage through Virgo on the 11th, your head will be screwed on tight and able to make logical financial decisions. Review your expenditures and investments to achieve greater fiscal growth. Even little tweaks with incidentals and savings can lead to sound future rewards.

Venus enters Libra on the 16th and makes you quite eloquent and winsome in speech and writing. Others will be swayed by the way you present your ideas and viewpoints. Leos will command center stage when doing presentations or in trying to land difficult accounts. You’ll have the key to your lover’s heart by saying and writing the words they long to hear.

On the 19th, Uranus turns retrograde and won’t resume his direct motion until mid-January. Uranus is the Bad Boy of the zodiac because he can get us to do impulsive things which can be against our best interests. The retrograde may fill you with renewed discontent regarding your status in life. The itch to start your own business will be impossible to ignore. Try not to let your disgruntlement get out of control and ruin your job in the process. Management at work may again go through one or more unexpected changes of the guard.

On the 22nd, we get a second Full Moon in Aquarius for this year. Last month the lunar rays challenged you to place your ego aside. If you didn’t make things more about your significant other and less about yourself, things might have ended or came close to exploding. Use the Full Moon as a second chance to get things right.

Mercury goes into Libra on the 30th and turns you into somewhat of a chatterbox. You’ll have a strong need to share your ideas and thoughts with others. Don’t let this escalate into trying to dominate conversations. By “lowly listening”, you can learn a lot and impress others more.

VIRGO

Normally, you resort to your extraordinary analytical abilities in making important decisions.  However, starting with the New Moon in Leo on the 8th, heeding your intuition will serve you better. Potent dreams can steer you in the right direction. Listening to subliminal recordings to either reprogram yourself for greater success or to eliminate negative habits should be explored too.

Your ruling planet Mercury enters your sign on the 11th. He’ll make you exceedingly mentally sharp with the ability to focus like a laser beam on important projects. Never one to dodge duties, you’ll live up to your Virgo reputation of being the hardest working sign in the zodiac.

Venus enters Libra on the 16th, making it much easier for Virgos to get their hands on needed cash. By socializing more, you will meet and encounter others who can give desirable business leads.

On the 19th, Uranus turns retrograde and won’t resume his direct motion until mid-January. Uranus is the Bad Boy of the zodiac because he can get us to do impulsive things which can be against our best interests. Virgo students may become unsure if they’re taking the right major or should even be in school. It might become increasingly difficult to stay focused on formal studies. Expect the unexpected with travel. Trips may have to be cancelled, rescheduled, or even booked at the last minute.

On the 22nd, we get a second Full Moon in Aquarius for this year. Last month’s Full Moon may have found you struggling to get things done at work against seemingly impossible deadlines. The race may be on again with another project. Successfully reach the finish line and expect future rewards. 

Mercury arrives in Libra on the 30th and turns your thoughts mainly to business and the acquisition of money. By taking a no-nonsense approach to finances, you can cut down dramatically on unnecessary expenses.

LIBRA

The New Moon in Leo on the 8th offers many opportunities for you to expand both your personal and professional social circles. New friends acquired under these rays will prove to be loyal. Plus, they’ll inspire you to stretch your underlying creative talents.

With Mercury entering Virgo on the 11th, the best counsel you can get is your own. Your intuition will be strong and better equipped to get answers than seeking them from others.

Venus, your ruling planet, enters Libra on the 16th. Charm will ooze out of your every pore. Others will find your allure too mesmerizing to resist. Unattached Libras will be pursued by many ardent admirers.

On the 19th, Uranus turns retrograde and won’t resume his direct motion until mid-January. Uranus is the Bad Boy of the zodiac because he can get us to do impulsive things which can be against our best interests. He can turn your finances into a wild roller coaster ride. Old debts can be paid off. However, new ones can unexpectedly spring up in their place. Matters which you assumed were ironed out with your partner concerning finances, rear their ugly head again.

On the 22nd, we get a second Full Moon in Aquarius for this year. Again, matters of the heart will be spotlighted. If you blew it last month, try to use this as a second chance to get things right. Don’t be thin-skinned or magnify any of your complaints. Instead, be creative and lovingly revive your romance.

Mercury enters your sign on the 30th and you become more realistic and objective in making clear decisions. Libras are famous for sitting on the fence--weighing and measuring everything before proceeding. Now, however, you will know instinctually the correct course to follow.

SCORPIO

Long-term career goals take center stage in your life due to the New Moon in Leo on the 8th. Filled with a passionate desire to achieve the deserved recognition which has been blocked, you’ll be propelled to go after it.

Mercury transits into Virgo on the 11th. Use his passage to review your hopes, wishes, and innermost dreams for the future. You can’t get to the right place unless you know precisely where it is you want to go.

Venus enters Libra on the 16th and makes you even more secretive than usual with affairs of the heart. Best to keep your intentions private and not to reveal your hand. Keep all secrets shared with you by your lover to yourself. Revealing even one could be seen as a total betrayal and terminate the relationship.

On the 19th, Uranus turns retrograde and won’t resume his direct motion until mid-January. Uranus is the Bad Boy of the zodiac because he can get us to do impulsive things which can be against our best interests. He’ll bring choppy waters to your relationship. Either one of you may start to need more space and freedom. If it’s your lover and you want to keep them, let them have it. To do otherwise will destroy what you have. If it’s you, ask yourself if fooling around is worth losing what you have.

On the 22nd, we get a second Full Moon in Aquarius for this year. If you didn’t mend fences with family last month, use this as a second chance to reconcile misunderstandings. Plan an event or outing with loved ones to reconnect and recharge the relationships.

Mercury transits into Libra on the 30th. Keep your opinions to yourself and your stinger in check. You may not have all the facts and jump to wild conclusions. Your dreams may provide an important gateway into solving pressing personal problems.

SAGITTARIUS

The New Moon in Leo on the 8th covers Archers with wanderlust. Suddenly, the call to travel is too much to ignore and you’re galloping off to a glamorous locale. 

Sagittarians are famously known for their unbridled sense of candor. However, when Mercury enters Virgo on the 11th, keep it in check on the job. What you say and how you say it will be scrutinized by management.

When Venus enters Libra on the 16th, you will want your lover to share in your many interests. If unattached, get the word out to close associates that you’re in the market for a new romance. Joining clubs and humanitarian causes can also glean some potential love candidates.

On the 19th, Uranus turns retrograde and won’t resume his direct motion until mid-January. Uranus is the Bad Boy of the zodiac because he can get us to do impulsive things which can be against our best interests. He may tempt you into following some unwise fad diet or health regime.

Archers may find employees staging a revolt or acting in very unprofessional rebellious ways. Keep an eye on all you hire for any type of service. When Uranus turns direct, you may find things were done very poorly.

On the 22nd, we get a second Full Moon in Aquarius for this year. Again, you may encounter some difficulties in speech and writing. This can be due to being too emotionally driven and not being detached enough to get your points across.

Mercury enters Libra on the 30th and friends offer invaluable advice concerning your goals. By allowing yourself the freedom of thinking more out of the box, you will achieve the greatest results.

 

CAPRICORN

Intense heights of intimacy can be reached this month between you and your beloved in both physical and emotional planes due to the New Moon in Leo on the 8th. Also, these rays are potent for devising an unbeatable financial strategy with business partners.

On the 11th, Mercury enters Virgo and your best educational experience might be had by going on a long-distance trip to a foreign land. You’ll learn volumes about others by experiencing different cultures first hand.

With Venus entering Libra on the 16th, it’s almost impossible for you to be seen in a bad light at work. You will have the right word and finesse to get others to bend to your authority. People of importance and prominence will be drawn to your services. Self-employed Goats should have their photo in all advertisements to draw more business.

On the 19th, Uranus turns retrograde and won’t resume his direct motion until mid-January. Uranus is the Bad Boy of the zodiac because he can get us to do impulsive things which can be against our best interests. Goats with kids may find that they have a revolution on their hands. It will become increasing difficult to get them to follow any rules. Creative pursuits deemed too “out there” by you before can now be developed fully. Stop trying to fit a mold with your aspirations and allow yourself greater freedom of expression.

On the 22nd, we get a second Full Moon in Aquarius for this year. If you bypassed the opportunity to settle a financial dispute last month, see the Full Moon as a second chance to. Again, steer clear of making large purchases or investments. They will be based too much on your emotions and not your common sense.

When Mercury transits into Libra on the 30th, don’t allow yourself to get overwhelmed at work with excessive data. Cut through all unnecessary details. By streamlining projects you’ll be the winner.

AQUARIUS

The New Moon in Leo on the 8th offers you the opportunity to share the spotlight with your lover or business partner. Remember the taste of applause is as intoxicating for them too. You’re going to be seeking stability in all close relationships and rejecting insincere advances.

Mercury entering Virgo on the 11th will help fine tune your inborn intuitive abilities. You’ll be able to effortlessly translate the subtle nuances of others in conversations with them.

Venus entering Libra on the 16th makes others enchanted by your writing and public speaking style. In matters of the heart, the foreign or exotic lover will light your fire. A long-distance trip taken now can turn into an unexpected romantic rendezvous. Self-employed Aquarians can receive awesome PR.

On the 19th, Uranus turns retrograde and won’t resume his direct motion until mid-January. Uranus is the Bad Boy of the zodiac because he can get us to do impulsive things which can be against our best interests. He’s also your ruling planet. So, you’re even more effected by his backward spin. It may make it increasing difficult for you to feel comfortable in your own home. Wild thoughts of moving or making drastic changes to your place, dance through your head. Unexpected company can visit or want to move in.

On the 22nd, we get a second Full Moon in your sign for this year. Expect a big lunar spotlight to be shinning brightly again on you. All eyes and attention will be focused on you and your actions. Bask in the applause and adulation.

Mercury passes into Libra on the 30th. You’ll soak up knowledge like a thirsty sponge. He’ll help you refine your powers of communication to a heightened level. Self-employed Aquarians should plan to do a big advertising blitz.

PISCES

If you’ve slipped into bad habits with eating unhealthy food, avoiding exercise, or not getting the proper amount of sleep, the New Moon in Leo on the 8th can get you swimming in a better direction. By starting a fresh holistic regime now, you’ll have the tenacity to stick with it.

Beware of trying to go it alone with making important decisions, when Mercury enters Virgo on the 11th. Bouncing off ideas with your partner is the best course to take. Their council can prove to be invaluable.

Venus enters Libra on the 16th, and you demand greater intimacy and intensity from your lover. The Goddess of Love will sprinkle you with unstoppable sex appeal. So, if your beloved isn’t up to giving you what you crave emotionally, cast your net into better waters.

On the 19th, Uranus turns retrograde and won’t resume his direct motion until mid-January. Uranus is the Bad Boy of the zodiac because he can get us to do impulsive things which can be against our best interests. He may turn even a short trip into an eventful experience. Your ideas may seem too much out of touch with reality for others to comprehend. Actually, your thinking will be light years ahead of them, but they aren’t evolved enough to appreciate it.

On the 22nd, we get a second Full Moon in Aquarius for this year. If you didn’t use the last one’s energy to heed your nighttime dreams, use this as a second chance to do so. The info or guidance received can prove to be invaluable on many levels. People and situations from your past, in this lifetime, or maybe another, may resurface.

When Mercury enters Libra on the 30th, you can resume discussions over alimony, child support, joint investments, and the proper handling of joint resources. You will have a psychic sixth sense in making the correct business decisions.