After the intensity of yesterday's New Moon today sees the Moon located in the warming sign of Leo. And this is a hint of things to come for next week on Thursday, followed by Friday the Sun and Mercury, respectively, will relocate into the fifth Zodiac sign.
But even this hint extra warmth can work wonders for us today, especially as Venus and Jupiter are located in this sign too. Although they've not been side-by-side since early in the month, some of the joie de vivre that was exchange then can come to the fore once more. However, it is about context, and the emotional dimensional that dominates the heavens, is still very potent. For your FREE Daily Horoscope Friday 17th July 2015 please read below...
Aries 21 March - 20 April
Venus and Mars are combining in a sensitive location for you, but are opposed by the tiny but potent energies of Pluto. Essentially balancing home and professional demands can prove really quite testing. And even if you're doing well as far as your career is concerned, you can be much more sensitive to office politics.
Taurus 21 April - 21 May
Your word power has definitely been boosted this week, but that shouldn't reduce your listening skills either. It would be very easy to become completely engaged by a concept, group of people or person and be less conscious of how this feels to those outside. Avoid dogma at all costs, as it can affect your reputation.
Gemini 22 May - 21 June
Your ruler Mercury is currently being ushered through the sign of Cancer by the forceful energies of Mars. This and yesterday's New Moon can certainly make you much more conscious of the things that you hold as valuable. But the trick at this present time is to not become too ensnared in an overly materialistic mindset.
Cancer 22 June - 23 July
You may still be buzzing from the Cancer New Moon, and certainly your willpower and determination are probably greater than for some while. Yet what you can't do is demand that other people give you all of their attention when it suits you and your agenda, but in return, you are unaware of theirs. Fair's fair!
Leo 24 July - 23 August
Because you often depict such a capable and self-confident persona, it's not always easy for you if more vulnerable energies come to the surface. And it's true at this time, being in various ways of subtle and more obvious, life seems to be highlighting where you are less self-assured. You may need to accept your frailties.
Virgo 24 August - 23 September
You can find yourself with a new all encompassing enthusiasm for new long-range plans. With your ruler Mercury being assisted by the go-getting energies of Mars, your drive and passion for fresh objectives can be really strong. This might however see you lose interest in other areas that once seemed so much more important.
Libra 24 September - 23 October
Now you and I know just how very capable you are. It's just that sometimes other people may not appreciate the tolerance, flexibility and allowances you make for their foibles. But you may even surprise yourself at this time by just how much more resolve you will show around achieving some bigger ambitions.
Scorpio 24 October - 22 November
If you're someone with a zest for refreshing your life on a regular basis with new angles and interests, current planetary influences will just prime your appetite even more. If however you tend to be wary about making changes, the clash between your two ruling planets may make it difficult to resist some that come your way.
Sagittarius 23 November - 21 December
Who owns or contributes what can be a strand in your situation at the current time. If you're fortunate enough to be in constructive ties this may show itself less visibly. But if you feel that you're putting in more than someone you're closely entangled with, resentments can soon bubble to the surface and will need dealing with.
Capricorn 22 December - 20 January
People can perceive you as being a great deal more self-confident and assertive today. In fact, if you work closely with others, and need to share your point of view, you can do so directly and succinctly. In fact, if there is even one iota of competitiveness in your personality, it's almost sure to come out strongly now, Capricorn.
Aquarius 21 January - 19 February
Though the planets are pushing you to narrow your focus and to take the areas of life which are grittier more seriously, there is a potential downside for you could find yourself so preoccupied with everyday details that it stops you from staying abreast of life's bigger picture. To balance this, do something lighter at some point!
Pisces 20 February - 20 March
You can be tremendously passionate now, a time when you can really motivate yourself to showcase your special talents and flair. Chances are you may also feel really quite good about your sense of attractiveness. There's nothing more alluring than self-confidence, and someone could find you truly captivating today.