August 2018 Planetary Calendar Forecast
with Lahni & Ralph DeAmicis
August’s optimism started July 31st with the Leo New Moon, bracketed by Venus and Mars. This Leo Stellium (a collection of planets in the same sign) Trine powerfully placed Jupiter in far seeing Sagittarius, further empowers a willingness to come from the heart. This is a passionate time.
(A) On the 6th is a fortunate White Circle Day with the Sun exactly Trine Jupiter providing a sense of hope and optimism. (B) On the 9th the White Circle Day has the Moon Trine Venus and Sun Trine Moon showing resistance dissolving through concerted effort and intention.
(C) On the 11th is a turbulent Black Box Day with Mercury joining the club by entering Leo, while Uranus turns Retrograde, and Jupiter, who has been empowering this Stellium, turning Direct, supercharging its effectiveness. This is a time for big hearts, compassion, romance, generosity and courage.
(D) On the 13th, Lefthander’s Day, Venus Conjuncts the Sun, so, share your inner feelings with beauty and grace. Do something pleasurable with people you care about. Venus and the Sun are Conjunct at 22 degrees, a Numerology Master Number. (E) On the 15th with Full Moon during this lovefest watch out for disagreements. Retrograde Uranus Squares Mercury in Leo, who is boxing above his weight. Stay flexible and light on your feet to avoid getting smacked. (F) On the 17th Mars enters Virgo supporting anyone who feels the need to organize.
(G) On the 20th is a very productive White Circle Day thanks to Sun Trine Moon. Real progress can be made. (H) On the 21st is another White Circle Day, with Mercury Trine Jupiter, making it a good time to contact influential people or those in far off lands. Venus enters Virgo, albeit not her strongest Sign, but Conjunct Royal Star Regulus, the Heart of the Lion. As planets Conjunct Regulus they are infused with courage and compassion, which Venus does well. (I) On the 23rd the Sun enters Virgo again activating Regulus, so expect a string of lovely days. (J) Which includes the 28th as Mercury enters Ruling Sign of Virgo, tapping into that Stellar heart generosity.
(K) By the New Moon on the 30th Mercury, Juno, Moon, Sun, Mars and Venus are in Virgo, shifting the focus from effusive Leo into practical Virgo, where creativity is applied to real world needs.
Read the Chinese New Year 2018 Forecast HERE