January Astrology Report: Here's To A New Year & New Horoscopes!

 
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If the cosmic events taking place in January are any indicator for what 2019 is going to look like, then we can expect lots of fresh energy and momentum forward. One reason for this is because of the two life-changing eclipses slated for the month: A Solar Eclipse in hardworking Capricorn on January 5, and a Lunar Eclipse in creative Leo on January 21.

With the eclipse in Capricorn jumpstarting the year, we can expect big changes and new opportunities around themes focused on success, career, and commitment. Under the Leo eclipse, which closes out the Leo-Aquarius eclipse cycle that started back in August 2016, many of us may be moved to answer the siren song of passion, romance, and creative inspiration.

Overall, January calls us towards a place of authenticity, integrity, and possibility. And with love planet Venus and lucky Jupiter tag-teaming it up in optimistic Sagittarius, the possibilities will seem endless.

Though analytical Mercury in Capricorn and confident Mars in Aries will help to keep us focused and on target. Of course, Aquarius season (January 20) will also be reminding us of the importance of freedom and thinking outside the box, especially when curious Mercury enters Aquarius on January 24. Aquarius season will also teach us that getting ahead will take a joint effort.

Read below to see what January holds in store for your sign.


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Aries (March 21st - April 19th) :

It’s time for you to grab the brass ring this month, Aries, as a potent Solar Eclipse in Capricorn activates your zone of career, recognition, and achievement on January 5. With chatty Mercury entering Capricorn on the 4th, all eyes and ears will be on you. Couple this with the eclipse and you could be on the receiving end of a prestigious award, job offer, or the chance to present or perform on a global platform.

Speaking of going global, love planet Venus enters Sagittarius (your zone of travel and opportunity) on January 7, where they’ll be meeting up with bountiful and freedom loving Jupiter which could also bring you some cash by way of a gig overseas, a teaching opportunity, or publishing.

With confident Mars at home in your sign, there will be very little to stop you. Venus and Jupiter in Sagittarius will be on hand to remind you that the world is yours, so keep on trucking.

The dedication you’re putting in will pay off. On the 20th, when the Sun enters Aquarius, your zone of friendship, networking could also help you help you achieve success, especially when communicative Mercury enters Aquarius on the 24th. On January 21, another eclipse sweeps through, this time in Leo, your zone of romance and creativity.

With the help of this eclipse it’s time to give your passions an outlet and follow the call of your heart. Your popularity is about to soar. Enjoy the attention.

How does your January horoscope compare to December’s? Read your horoscope from last month!


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Taurus (April 20 - May 20):

The world is ready to open up to you, so you might as well get your bags packed now. On January 5, a power Solar Eclipse in Capricorn lands in your zone of travel and opportunity and will be helping you to expand your place in the world and your worldview.

Some Taurus could be offered an educational or professional opportunity that could take them overseas or expose them to a new philosophy or way of thinking, while other Taurus could receive the chance to make a long-held dream come true.

With communicative Mercury entering Capricorn on the 4th, the possibility for new experiences and hands on learning will be exponential. Though know that how far you get will require that you let go of self-limiting beliefs and thinking.

By the 7th, magnetic Venus enters bountiful Sagittarius, your zone of intimacy and finances. You could increase your cash either via your partner or by receiving a large sum of money like a loan or an insurance payout. In matter of the heart, Venus could have you bringing all the boys to the yard, so vet carefully.

On January 20, the Sun moves into Aquarius, your zone of career and recognition, putting your eyes on the prize. With Mercury entering Aquarius on the 24th, you might receive multiple opportunities to put something stellar on your resume. Though with go-getter Mars in Aries in your zone of rest, take January slow.

Work on expressing your anger in healthy ways and speaking your truth. The Lunar Eclipse in Leo (January 21) pushes you to break free of unhealthy family dynamics.

How does your January horoscope compare to December’s? Read your horoscope from last month!


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Gemini (May 21 - June 20):

Intimacy and finances take up a huge chunk of your attention this month as you’re called to rewrite the narrative on both. That’s because a game-changing Solar Eclipse in Capricorn will land in your zone of intimacy and debt on January 5, pushing you to honor your emotional needs and recognize that financial stability is something that you can achieve.

In love especially, you’re called to level-up when it comes your choices in partners as having someone that can offer you stability, security, and a healthy connection should be your goal. And if you’ve been involved in an unhealthy relationship with another, this eclipse will push you to break free, especially as Mercury (your patron saint) enters resilient Capricorn on January 4.

Though don’t fret too much if a relationship needs to end as love planet Venus will be entering Sagittarius, your partnership zone, on January 7. With Venus teaming up with bountiful Jupiter in Sag, expect the cosmos to play matchmaker which could bring someone much better suited for you into your world.

Though committed Gemini will also benefit from Venus’ pleasures as spending quality time together will be a treat. On the 20th, the Sun moves into Aquarius, your zone of travel and opportunity, helping you to find some levity amongst all the shifts and changes coming down the pipeline.

A trip abroad could bring you a much-needed change in perspective and environment, namely as Mercury enters Aquarius on the 24th. On the 21st, the Lunar Eclipse in Leo will ask that you check your assumptions. 

How does your January horoscope compare to December’s? Read your horoscope from last month!



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Cancer (June 21 - July 22):

Relationships is where you can expect to see some major developments this month as a game-changing Solar Eclipse in Capricorn lands in your zone of partnership on January 5. Under the influence of this eclipse you could end an unhealthy relationship or meet someone new with some serious committed potential.

Coupled Cancers could decide to take their relationships to the next level. Chatty Mercury will be entering Capricorn on the 4th, to help introduce you to new people, which could also bode well for business partnerships and agreements. Though when it comes to vetting the people you meet, stability, maturity, and integrity should be a part of your “must have” list.

On the 7th, love planet Venus enters Sagittarius and moves into your zone of health, work, and routines. While Venus could make it so that work is enjoyable again, make sure you’re not overindulging in work or things like sweet treats that may not be healthy for you. Though January will call for discipline in these areas this is not about punishing yourself. Venus asks that you be gentle with yourself.

On the 20th, when the Sun moves into Aquarius and into your zone of intimacy and finances, it’s time to think deeper about your financial security. Mercury entering Aquarius on the 24th will have you looking at your books and ways you can improve your money management skills. The Lunar Eclipse on January 21 will push you to work on improving your self-worth.

How does your January horoscope compare to December’s? Read your horoscope from last month!


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Leo (July 23 - Aug. 22):

Whew, Leo! Big things are happening for you this month thanks in part to a game-changing Lunar Eclipse in Leo landing in your zone of self-image and confidence on January 21. But before we discuss that, let’s talk about the Solar Eclipse in Capricorn landing in your zone of health and work on January 5.

Under this eclipse your health and well-being are on the frontline as you’re called to take better care of you. If you’ve been stuck in a soul crushing job, this eclipse will also be a wake-up call that it’s time to turn things around.

Establishing a healthier work-life balance will also be of importance, especially when it comes to managing stress. With analytical Mercury entering Capricorn on the 4th, you might find the next few weeks perfect for getting a medical or dental check-up.

Though it’s not all work and no play this month. Pleasure loving Venus will be moving into Sagittarius and into your zone of romance and creativity on January 7. With Venus here, prepare to be in high demand as this could be the cosmic magic that brings you someone special.

Even if you already have a bae having Venus in this zone of your chart will make things extra romantic. Come January 20, the Sun (your patron saint) enters Aquarius and moves into your zone of partnership, which means that joining forces with others can bring you happiness and success.

Utilize Mercury in Aquarius (January 24) to discern whether a potential connection is a go or not. Not everyone is on your level. And speaking of your level, the Lunar Eclipse in Leo requires that you level-up. 

How does your January horoscope compare to December’s? Read your horoscope from last month!


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Virgo (Aug. 23 - Sept. 22):

It’s time for you to step up and be seen, Virgo, as a powerful Solar Eclipse activates your zone of self-expression and romance on January 5. Under the influence of this eclipse, you’re being encouraged to let yourself and your creative gifts shine.

No more being humble or focusing too heavily on the things that make you imperfect. This could mean working on a creative project that you can share with a larger audience or taking ownership over how gifted and amazing you are without the need for outside validation.

With chatty Mercury (your ruling planet) entering Capricorn on the 4th, your goal is to shift the way you think about yourself while cultivating more experiences that bring you joy.

Speaking of joy, when love planet Venus enters Sagittarius (your zone of home and family) on the 7th, you might find that spending time at home or with the people you love, will bring a smile to your face too. And if you’ve been apartment or house hunting, Venus could help you find your dream home (at a price you can afford).

On the 20th, the energetic Sun enters Aquarius, your zone of health and work, which means that your source of energy will come from taking care of your well-being and getting a jumpstart on the list of things pending on your to-do list.

When Mercury moves to this zone on January 24, the pace along with your workload will pick up quickly. Don’t overextend yourself. On the 21st, the Lunar Eclipse in Leo pushes you to clear out the emotional trash. 

How does your January horoscope compare to December’s? Read your horoscope from last month!


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Libra (Sept. 23 - Oct. 22):

When it comes to success this month, your relationships, especially those to your family may need to radically change. And fueling this change is a powerful Solar Eclipse in Capricorn, which activates your zone of home and family on January 5.

With the help of this eclipse you could be motivated to draw healthier boundaries between you and a loved one or learn to be more upfront about your emotional needs.

With aggressive Mars currently in Aries, stirring things up in your zone of partnership, your lesson for the month will be learning to be direct about what you feel and getting what you want. Plus, with chatty Mercury entering Capricorn on January 4, it will be hard for you to avoid the tough conversations you need to have or the facts you need to pay attention to.

By January 7, Venus (your planetary ruler) moves into happy-go-lucky Sagittarius and into your zone of communication, helping you to charm and wow folks alike with your words and ideas. Since Venus favors creativity, you might even find your creative inspiration at an all-time high. You could attract a big opportunity or a bigger audience through your creative genius. Though overall, having Venus here might help you to better get your point across when dealing with others.

The energy of the month lightens up a bit as the Sun enters Aquarius (your zone of romance and creativity) on January 20, followed Mercury on the 24th. Not only does the romantic picture brighten up but channeling your talent into a creative venture will make you a force to be reckoned with. On the 21st, the Lunar Eclipse in Leo ramps up your social clout. 

How does your January horoscope compare to December’s? Read your horoscope from last month!


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Scorpio (Oct. 23 - Nov. 21):

While you can be a powerful strategist, sometimes you can zero in and focus on all the wrong things. Thanks to a game-changing Solar Eclipse in Capricorn, landing in your zone of communication on the 5th, all that is about to change.

With the help of this eclipse, you’ll be pushed to challenge and let go of outworn or outmoded ways of thinking that may be weighing you down or having you obsess and brood over things that you can’t control. While this eclipse can deliver a major reality check, count on the clarity to help free you up so you can concentrate on the things that really matter.

With analytical Mercury entering Capricorn on the 4th, trust that there will be plenty of new and exciting things to come along that you can put your brainpower into.

Your finances are looking up too, thanks to magnetic Venus entering Sagittarius (your zone of income and possessions) on January 7. You could land a dream job opportunity or receive a serious bump up in pay. Of course, having Venus (and bountiful Jupiter) in this zone may put you in the mood to splurge. Just be mindful over overspending.

On the 20th, the Sun steps into Aquarius, your zone of home and family, which may have you in hermit mode for the next few weeks. Use the time to recharge and hang out with loved ones.

With Mercury entering Aquarius on the 24th, it might be a good time for a home reorganization project to refresh the energy in your living space. Plus, with the Lunar Eclipse in Leo (January 21), bringing big changes/opportunities to your career, you’re going to want to make sure you’re feeling grounded and refreshed.

How does your January horoscope compare to December’s? Read your horoscope from last month!


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Sagittarius (Nov. 22 - Dec. 21):

It’s all about the big cash money wad this month thanks to a powerful Solar Eclipse in Capricorn landing in your zone of income and possessions on January 5, which could bring you the chance to make more money, or at the very least, get you to play closer attention to what you do have.

With analytical Mercury entering Capricorn on the 4th, time spent drafting or recalculating your budget will be time well spent. Though overall, this eclipse will help you to think smarter about your finances and put in the effort to improve them. And with magnetic Venus entering Sagittarius on January 7, you shouldn’t have too much of a problem attracting the kind of opportunities that could help you to bring in the big bucks.

Since we’re talking about Venus, that means we’re talking about love too. And with Venus teaming up with Jupiter (your planetary ruler) in your zone of self-image and confidence, you’ll be exuding the kind of charm and self-assuredness that will win you lots of adoring fans. Use Venus to spice up your look and watch the love matches come rolling in.

Don’t forget to love up on yourself too! When the Sun moves into Aquarius (your zone of communication) on the 20th; followed by Mercury on the 24th, expect your calendar to fill up with all kind of activities, outings, and meetings.

You’ll be very persuasive during the month of January, so initiate the kind of conversations you want to have. Meanwhile on the 21st, the Solar Eclipse in Leo activates your zone of travel and opportunity. A life changing trip or offer could be on the way.

How does your January horoscope compare to December’s? Read your horoscope from last month!


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Capricorn (Dec. 22 - Jan. 19):

The phrase “new year, new you” couldn’t be more appropriate for you this month as a game-changing Solar Eclipse in Capricorn lands in your zone of confidence and self-image on January 5.

With the help of this eclipse it’s time for you to shed an old version of yourself in favor of a more authentic and empowered version. Since chatty Mercury will be in Capricorn, beginning on January 4, it’s also time for you to be more mindful of the words you choose to speak about yourself and your life. In other words, speak what you want into existence. At the same time, the eclipse and Mercury will be working double time to help you with attracting recognition and opportunities that will catapult you to the top.

Though will all the shifts and changes coming down the pipeline for you this month, you’ll want to make sure you get the rest and relaxation that you need. It’s a good thing that you’ll have pleasure loving Venus entering Sagittarius on January 7 and moving into your zone of healing and retreat.

Under Venus’ care, you’ll find refreshment in activities like yoga, art, spiritual retreats, or just about any other activity that pulls you away from the crowd (and work) long enough to nourish your soul.

On the 20th, when the Sun moves into Aquarius (your money zone) followed by Mercury on the 24th, your attention turns to your cash. Look to new or innovative ways that you may able to earn cash. However, with the Lunar Eclipse in Leo activating your zone of finances and debts, you’ll need to work on your scarcity mindset.

How does your January horoscope compare to December’s? Read your horoscope from last month!


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Aquarius (Jan. 20 - Feb. 18):

Happy Birthday, Aquarius! It’s your time to shine. And with the Sun stepping into Aquarius, your zone of self-confidence and image on the 20th, shine you will. But before we get there, it seems that there’s some loose ends you need to tie up first as a powerful Solar Eclipse in Capricorn activates your zone of healing and rest on January 5.

At the insistence of this eclipse, expect to be pushed towards ways that you can better care for your emotional and spiritual well-being. This could mean releasing a lot of tears and being forced to slow down, even if it means allowing people to handle their own stuff for a change. Since Mercury will already be in Capricorn (January 4), you’ll find you’ll want more peace and quiet than usual.

Around the 7th, when social Venus enters Sagittarius, your zone of friendship, you may want to come out of hermit mode for a bit to spend time with friends and perhaps for a little networking. At the same time, with Venus here, it’s also about letting your friends fawn and fuss over you (you deserve), especially as your birthday season kicks off.

To celebrate, you might consider updating your look or jazzing up your wardrobe (don’t worry, money will improve), but being in the spotlight now means having the confidence to go along with it, so let your freak flag fly!

The Lunar Eclipse in Leo landing in your zone of partnership will ensure that any relationship that’s currently weighing you down fades to black. But don’t worry Mercury in Aquarius (January 24), will bring you tons of new people to choose from.  

How does your January horoscope compare to December’s? Read your horoscope from last month!                                       


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Pisces (Feb. 19 - March 20):

Your network and circle of friends are due for some fresh blood, thanks to a powerful Solar Eclipse in Capricorn activating your zone of friendship and group associations on January 5. If you’ve been dealing with unbalanced friendships or in need of better professional contacts and connections, this eclipse will help you to level-up across the board in these areas.

With Mercury in Capricorn (January 4), plan to attend events that can help to connect you to new people. Social media will also be a treasure trove too. Though when it comes to the actual connections, think quality over quantity.

Get on the radar of the movers and shakers; the folks you can go to for advice and support as well as those that can open a door or two for you. Your career is about to take off, make sure you’re in the company of the right people.

Speaking of your career, when magnetic Venus enters Sagittarius (your zone of fame and achievement) on January 7, you could receive the chance to make some big bucks, especially with expansive Jupiter in Sagittarius already in this zone. As such, your mission for January is to think big and go big when it comes to your goals.

Don’t settle and don’t play yourself small. Though with the Sun moving into Aquarius (your zone of rest and retreat) on the 20th; followed by Mercury on the 24th, you’ll have plenty of time alone to sit and craft your strategy for success.

You might consider reaffirming your connection to the Divine as a part of this strategy, because if you’re going to get ahead, you’ll need to believe you can. Meanwhile, on the 21st, the Lunar Eclipse in Leo pushes you to focus on your health and well-being. Take care of you.

How does your January horoscope compare to December’s? Read your horoscope from last month!

Now that you’ve read your January horoscope, what are you looking forward to most for the new year?