Jupiter slams on the proverbial celestial brakes, Venus goes direct. Yet they remain on good terms, and with the Sun angling brilliantly to the planet of plenty, Jupiter and a Mercury Cazimi, bright things are possible this week. However, the midweek Quarter Moon in Gemini, suggests we don't try to cram too much into this week, and look to prioritise on what is truly essential. For your in-depth Weekly Horoscope Forecast for WC 4th September 2023 for each sign, please see below...
Aries 21 March - 20 April
A developing connection may have taken some interesting detours over recent weeks, with lovely Venus in her retro phase causing a rollercoaster of feelings. Is it right for you? If it is, great! If not, a new chapter may be opening. Plus, as Jupiter turns retrograde, you might discover a talent for something you never knew you had. And it may be in demand and a real money-spinner.
Taurus 21 April - 21 May
Family bonds may have been a focus over the past weeks, especially with Venus in reverse. Her forward motion could coincide with revelations that change the way you connect with relatives or that encourages a shift in the family dynamic. Jupiter rewinds in your sign too for some while, which means you'll need to put more effort in to get results, but it's worth it.
Gemini 22 May - 21 June
Venus turns direct and roving Jupiter begins its rewind phase. If negotiations or discussions have stalled, they'll soon get moving again. Plus, Jupiter in reverse encourages you to dig deep and lean into your intuition. Key insights gleaned could help move your life forward. The Quarter Moon in your sign can be a call to finalize a project, especially if you've been procrastinating.
Cancer 22 June - 23 July
Have finances been delayed? This week, lovely Venus moves forward in your money zone and your affairs could soon get back on track. Are plans on ice due to a cashflow issue? You may need to make a few adjustments. Mind, with Mercury rewinding patience is necessary for a while longer. The Quarter Moon in Gemini is helpful for bringing an issue to a close. Just let it go!
Leo 24 July - 23 August
Over past weeks you may have cultivated an idea of how you would like to be seen by others. And now that lovely Venus turns direct in your sign, you'll have a better idea of any changes you would like to make. Take your time, as this is your chance to stand out from the crowd. Jupiter's retro phase in a high-flying zone means you can make great progress, but it won't be fast, Leo.
Virgo 24 August - 23 September
Are things not working out quickly enough, Virgo? If so, you may want to hurry them along. Have your eye on a golden opportunity? Let your intuitive side lead the way. Plus, with luscious Venus forging ahead you'll become clearer about what you want after a time of uncertainty, and be ready to let go of a long-standing issue. Without this unnecessary baggage you'll thrive.
Libra 24 September - 23 October
This week brings a turning point, as Venus pushes forward in your social zone. If you've been thinking of making changes, these past weeks might have brought a desire to leave groups or clubs that no longer chime with you Your loyal friends are the real keepers. The Quarter Moon in Gemini can bring on a crisis of belief. To get ahead, jettison the old and embrace the new.
Scorpio 24 October - 22 November
Not getting anywhere when it comes to impressing someone? With diplomatic Venus pushing forward, you could soon make a breakthrough. And as you do, this person may respond with real warmth. Jupiter turns backwards in your relationship zone for some months too. You'll be ready to put in the work to make a partnership or business relationship be the very best it can be.
Sagittarius 23 November - 21 December
Been questioning beliefs that you absorbed at a younger age? They may be losing their power over you. With Venus now turning direct, you'll feel it's time to let go of the past and adopt more life-enhancing ideas. Expansive Jupiter your ruler will start its backwards dance from this week. You may go through a restless time of seeking a job or opportunity that satisfies.
Capricorn 22 December - 20 January
The Sun in your exploration zone boosts your desire to learn more about opportunities, and how you can take advantage of them. But you're also in for an interesting time, as Jupiter turns retrograde in your romance sector. You may need to work harder to get a budding relationship off the ground. Friday might be your lucky day, with a positive tie working on your behalf.
Aquarius 21 January - 19 February
A relationship may be on the verge of change, as Venus pushes ahead in Leo after her retro phase of six weeks. You might have a different perspective now than you did back then, leading to positive developments. Even so, as Jupiter goes into reverse in your home zone for some months, you can discover something previously hidden that opens up a whole new world to you, Aquarius.
Pisces 20 February - 20 March
If you've felt compromised by the actions of people at work or even in everyday life, then better times lie ahead. As sweet Venus turns direct, the coming week or so can see a potential change of heart. Plus, as Jupiter rewinds in your sector of communication, this is an excellent opportunity to learn a skill that could give you more choice in the marketplace or just for fun.