Horoscopes for August 2012
For you who are interested in what August has in store for you, this delineates for each sign an overall picture however for more detailed reading contact Steve Kinsman who is an absolutely marvellous astrologer.
First Four Signs for August
ARIES (March 21 – April 19)
It would serve you best to stay in balance with all that is going on in your life. Towards the middle of the month troublesome issues raise their heads when fiery Mars heads into rigid Saturn in your House of Partnerships. Be the Spiritual warrior that you are and choose to live with positive intention and focus. Let your intuition guide you when it comes to financial affairs.
Must do: Your very best.
Must buy: Calming candles.
TAURUS (April 20 – May 20)
Life can be chaotic this month but if you act boldly you will find yourself solving many issues with your creativity coming to the fore. On August 1, the Full Moon in intelligent Aquarius heralds exciting career opportunities arising and then the generous Leo New Moon on August 17 with support from steady Saturn and active Mars enables you to bring a more caring attitude to your family life.
Must do: Watch your emotions.
Must buy: Soothing music.
GEMINI (May 21 – June 20)
It has been a bumpy ride for you Twins but with gregarious Mercury turning direct on August 8, you can heave a sigh of relief. However, you need to keep aware and be considerate of other people’s feelings at this time. When active Mars enters intense Scorpio on August 23, your career receives a terrific boost but do listen to your inner voice and watch your finances.
Must do: Follow your hunches.
Must buy: AKTA face products.
CANCER (June 21 – July 22)
Well this should be a most interesting month with a great deal of productivity in both personal and business affairs. But do be careful on August 3 when aggressive Mars and chaotic Neptune could influence an emotional upheaval in your home life. It would be best to take that energy and use it positively. It will amaze you how much you can get done when you look up and not down figuratively speaking!
Must do: Keep a positive focus.
Must buy: Pampering massage.
Second Four Signs for August
LEO (July 23 – August 22)
This is a crucial time for you Leos. It would serve you well to eliminate all the things and activities that do not work for you anymore. You might look upon August 15th as a day of reckoning when mighty Mars and harsh Saturn clash in your House of Communication. From this you can either learn and grow or stubbornly resist and fall. It is entirely up to you.
Must do: The best you can.
Must buy: HBO series ‘Rome’.
VIRGO (August 23 – September 22)
Let there be a softness in your approach to life this month and you will find yourself back on track and able to communicate the ideas that have been churning inside you. With acquisitive Mercury turning direct on August 8, your feelings about your life and your financial position become more optimistic. Friends rally round to share the summer months and even a small trip could be on the books.
Must do: Accept all that happens.
Must buy: A weekend getaway.
LIBRA (September 23 – October 22)
There could be some life changing occurrences in your life early in the month when the unconventional Aquarius Full Moon moves into your House of Creativity and Love Affairs. Connected it is with travel too. When mischievous Mercury turns forward on August 8 in the sign of generous Leo everything including your finances could start straightening out.
Must do: Be peaceful.
Must buy: Very little.
SCORPIO (October 23 – November 21)
Career opportunities open up for you especially with the advent of the dramatic Leo New Moon on August 17. Most of the month is an exercise in communication, expansion and a heady uplift in your personal relationships. However do find a balance between your public and private affairs so the people involved do not feel left out in any way. Help others help themselves.
Must do: Be considerate.
Must buy: A day at the Spa.
Third Four Signs for August
SAGITTARIUS (November 22 – December 21)
Try not to rush into anything without checking it out first. You may feel pressured in certain areas of your life but it is best to take in a deep breath, calm down and look at things logically. On August 31, the intuitive Pisces Full Moon is in your House of Environment so be aware of happenings around your home and heart.
Must do: Take care of yourself.
Must buy: The new Game of Thrones in 2013
CAPRICORN (December 22 – January 19)
The spotlight this month is on your finances starting on August 1 when a delicious Aquarius Full Moon illuminates your House of Personal Values. Opportunities arise but you will have to take on new learnings to be able to work them. It could mean studying and training in a completely different avenue of work that will be financially rewarding for you.
Must do: Enjoy the results of your work.
Must buy: Try a Discover card it gives you points for Amazon.
AQUARIUS (January 20 – February 18)
Your newfound confidence in yourself and your abilities shine forth and you will be able to increase your income with this dynamic new energy. Do not let others rain on your parade! On August 15 when life-changing Saturn joins active Mars in your House of Beliefs, you can move forward and accomplish many things. Be sure they are realistic!
Must do: Believe in yourself.
Must buy: Great clothes.
PISCES (February 19 – March 20)
As always it is your choice but the coming month opens great opportunities for growth spiritually in ways you never thought of. In business and at home it would not be wise to present your agenda in strong terms. Rather do things in a loving and caring way and you will appreciate the results financially and in relationships. A brilliant Sun/Mars movement on August 20 gives you the motivation to do just this.
Must do: Do it well.
Must buy: Chocolates.