The Sun has only just arrived in Virgo, but he immediately combines with Jupiter and will do so all through the week. This is one of the most buoyant and upbeat of all planetary aspects.
However Jupiter is in detriment in Virgo, so we need to make sure that the extra confidence and energy this combination bestows upon us is one that we use wisely . So, the big trick this week is going to be in not promising too much, but over delivering on our pledges. This can also be true of the hopes and aspirations, we have, for a touch of realism will bring some balance to the generally upbeat vibe that aspect provides. For your FREE Daily Horoscope Monday 24th August 2015 please read below...
Aries 21 March - 20 April
The Earth resonates to a new cosmic dynamic today, as the Sun gets a toehold in the sign of Virgo, along with Mercury and Jupiter. In fact, the great news is that the Sun and Jupiter are so close together, that they're going to give you personally a tremendous push to get busy on any virtuous strand in your situation. Go for it!
Taurus 21 April - 21 May
A more optimistic, happy go lucky mindset can propel you into this new week, one which is going to give you a real platform to demonstrate what a one-off you truly are. Today specifically, you can also have some excellent insights into how to make your immediate environment that much more comfortable, and cosy.
Gemini 22 May - 21 June
The Moon and Venus forge a really super link early on today, which suggests you can choose just the right approach and words to express yourself to someone important to you personally. Your sensitivity and caring approach, in general, is boosted hugely now and you may find yourself thinking more about homely issues.
Cancer 22 June - 23 July
Your mind can be quite literally bursting with possibilities today. Whether it's enrolling for a new class at night school, sharing skilled knowledge you have, perhaps through an online blog, or joining in at a local community hub, people can be very receptive to what you have to say. Your enthusiasm can prove to be really infectious.
Leo 24 July - 23 August
Do you believe in luck Leo? Some people think that astrology is based on pure fortune telling but for the more informed, it is more about timing our moves at the right moments. And this week offers a very rare opportunity for you to follow your hunches around any money making ideas you might have. Over to you!
Virgo 24 August - 23 September
You can burst into this week with a real sense of purpose, Virgo, perhaps more so than for a very long time. And over the next few days, you have a tremendous opportunity to really assert your will in terms of your life goals and inner drive. If you are absolutely clear about what you want to achieve, the sky really is the limit.
Libra 24 September - 23 October
You can find your interest in more meditative, peaceful pursuits growing at quite a pace. Any opportunity to separate yourself from the maddening crowd that is the world at large, may be something you seize willingly. One friend who is particularly sensitive to this can give you considerable encouragement early on today.
Scorpio 24 October - 22 November
A truly sociable vibe is going to be pulsating around you this week, and this can draw new friendships to you, or see you joining forces with those who share your hopes and wishes for the future. Good causes can also be a thing which unifies you with other people. The more of a team player you can be, the better Scorpio.
Sagittarius 23 November - 21 December
To use a modern parlance you could find yourself giving it large this week with a real desire to get your voice heard, and your profile raised - and quite significantly so at that. The real trick mind you, will be to under promise and over deliver. Then you're much more likely to outstrip people's expectations of you, Sagittarius.
Capricorn 22 December - 20 January
Even if you're someone who takes great pleasure in being a home lover, with an appreciation of everyday comforts and routines, the planets are urging you now to take a walk on the proverbial wild side. Now everyone's wild side may vary, but pushing beyond your personal comfort zone, can prove scintillatingly exciting.
Aquarius 21 January - 19 February
If you have even one iota of entrepreneurial flair Water Carrier, the chances are it will come out this week when a fabulous link between the Sun and Jupiter pushes you to trust your judgement and show true self-confidence around any kind of business dealings. You can also pull yourself some fine deals at a personal level.
Pisces 20 February - 20 March
Your faith in human nature can step up several notches this week, Pisces. This doesn't mean that absolutely everybody you encounter is going to turn out to be someone you can perfectly chime with, but if you're wanting to engage in a close alliance with anyone important, there can be a sense that anything is possible.