In astrology, the new year begins when the Sun enters Aries. Spring brings fresh energy and enthusiasm as the days get warmer and longer. The intensity of the last few weeks left many feeling exhausted and drained. Shake it off! Action-oriented Mars rules the sign of the ram. Movement is medicine and will dissipate frustration, anger, impatience, and irritation.
March is a month of massive changes. Structured Saturn entered boundariless Pisces on March 7. Within days two banks collapsed. Despite government actions, there is still a crisis of faith around the financial system. Venus rules money and will meet Uranus, the planet of shocks and awe, on March 30. Fingers crossed, there isn’t another economic earthquake.
Pleasure-seeking Venus turns retrograde in fun-loving Leo from July 22 to September 3. Disappointing vacations are on brand. Reconsider cruises and beach vacations in the Caribbean or Florida this summer since a 5000-mile seaweed blob is on the way. A massive structure in the ocean is causing hardship.
There is potential for big news that impacts masses of people. On March 23, Pluto enters Aquarius for the first time in over 200 years. The CEO of TikTok is testifying before Congress on this day. Will it be a spectacle? The USA is seriously considering banning the Chinese app.
Also, French demonstrations against raising the retirement age and Israelis fighting proposed judicial reforms are becoming increasingly violent. In the USA, Donald Trump expects to be indicted on Tuesday and called on his supporters to protest. Will the women of Iran and Afghanistan benefit from their fight for freedom?
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The New Moon invites taking independent action to achieve your desires. Embrace courage, be assertive, and take calculated risks. Some prompts for journaling, oracle cards, or contemplation:
🥅 Consider your biggest goals. What results do you want by the first quarter Moon on December 19? Be specific about how you will measure success.
🎈 What activities light you up emotionally? What boosts your energy?
🔬 Examine your relationship with assertiveness. Are you comfortable setting boundaries?
🎵 The song of the lunation is Unstoppable by Sia.
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