This week sees a potent Leo New Moon and then a switch of energy to the sign of Virgo. This combination asks us to have faith and passion in our ideas and strands of expression but execute them with precision. With Mars still clashing with Saturn and Pluto, we may meet opposition and must avoid trying too hard. Fortunately Venus and Uranus bring a flirty and playful vibe to bear. For your FREE Weekly Horoscope 17th August 2020 please see below...
Aries 21 March - 20 April
The first half of the week is excellent for letting off steam, enjoying life and relishing opportunities for fun, romance and good times. With a New Moon in Leo, this is a chance for a new beginning, whether you want to take a relationship to the next level or learn a new skill. Ready to reorganize your routines? Upgrading time management skills can enhance productivity.
Taurus 21 April - 21 May
Discussion at home could lead to some key decisions that you may have been putting off. Talking over urgent issues might bring revelations and fresh perspectives on such matters, and on ways to tackle any challenges. A more leisurely and positive focus brings an opportunity to showcase your artistic and creative skills, whether online or off, and indulge your romantic side.
Gemini 22 May - 21 June
The week ahead is bursting with social and social media opportunities. This is the time to network, promote your ideas and connect with others who chime with you. The New Moon in Leo midweek, is perfect for initiating a project and getting other enthusiastic friends on board. As Mercury and the Sun ease into Virgo, you may be busy at home, but make time to recharge too.
Cancer 22 June - 23 July
Have a money-making idea? With the right attitude and a bold approach, you can make it work. The New Moon midweek in your money zone, is perfect for getting started. There is a shift of emphasis too, as Mercury and the Sun move into Virgo, making coming weeks perfect for sorting out admin, planning ahead and learning a skill that could set you up to more easily succeed.
Leo 24 July - 23 August
The first half of the week is particularly powerful, and with a New Moon in your sign Leo, use this chance to take your life to the next level in big and small ways. Want to adopt better habits, move ahead with a life goal or just increase your appetite for life? This is the time to go for it. Money matters may move up your list of priorities too, with a chance to enhance cash flow.
Virgo 24 August - 23 September
The week ahead sees a shift of emphasis that puts you in the driver's seat. As Mercury and the Sun move into your sign, you may feel ready to hit the road running. Prior to this, there is an opportunity to tie up loose ends, particularly by talking to relevant people and finding closure on any edgy issues. By doing this, you will be freed up to take advantage of golden opportunities.
Libra 24 September - 23 October
The start of the week can see you connecting with others, and enhancing your social network in a positive way. The New Moon midweek, could coincide with an encounter that has a lot going for it. Perhaps there is a romantic vibe between you, or the chance of supportive friendship. As the Sun and Mercury move into a secluded zone, it's time to let go of any emotional baggage.
Scorpio 24 October - 22 November
Take advantage of some sterling aspects to kickstart a new phase of your career, seal a deal or to promote your skills and abilities. A conversation could be key to securing an opportunity that can lead to significant progress. As the week gathers pace the focus shifts to your social sector, and to linking up with your present friends as well as moving in new and enriching circles.
Sagittarius 23 November - 21 December
Enthusiasm for new adventures can peak this week, and could see you in search of an exciting way to enjoy some downtime. If you prefer to be active rather than relax, then you may opt for hiking, horse riding, cycling or other adventures. As the emphasis shifts to work and career goals, this week begins a phase when planning for success might help you make good progress.
Capricorn 22 December - 20 January
This can be a week of intense conversations that may have therapeutic qualities, especially if you are prepared to discuss something that has been a source of discomfort. With the New Moon midweek, this could be an excellent time to resolve an edgy issue and be free of it for good. Ready to explore far horizons? A shift in focus might see you planning a getaway and a chance to unwind Sagittarius.
Aquarius 21 January - 19 February
This can be a convivial week, when connecting with others might lead to new developments and enable you to garner the support you need. A New Moon hints at a new phase in a key relationship, perhaps taking it to the next level. As the week progresses, it's time to reorganize financial affairs and find ways to invest your money and make the best possible use of it.
Pisces 20 February - 20 March
Your well-being and productivity might take a step up, as Mercury's alignment with the Sun can see you re-organising your routines and planning to make the most of every day. With a potent lunar phase midweek, this is a great opportunity to kickstart new habits and other changes. Relationships will also become a priority, making this a good time for discussion and negotiation.