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Here’s Each Zodiac Sign’s Horoscope For May 2021

The month of May shows us a shift from the grounding planets in Taurus to the air element in the sign of Gemini. It all begins with Mercury entering Gemini on the 3rd. We are going to be very willing to communicate more during this transit. As Venus enters Gemini on the 8th, relationships are going to be more intellectually driven. With the powerful New Moon in Taurus on the 11th, we can get back to basics, focusing on our financial stability and goals. A big transit everyone is looking forward to is Jupiter entering Pisces on the 13th, where it will remain until July 28th, 2021. Get ready for a ride with Jupiter in domicile for the next several months, adding some optimistic energy for now and giving us a taste of what 2022 will be all about. The Sun enters Gemini on the 20th, adding more planets to the air element. With the Saturn Retrograde on the 23rd, we get the opportunity to check on how Saturn in Aquarius has reshaped our lives for the first five months of this transit. A powerful series of eclipses begins with the Full Moon Eclipse in Sagittarius on the 26th giving us a period of more introspection as we think back to six months ago. Finally, Mercury Retrograde in Gemini begins on the 29th and will go direct on June 22nd. This month is jam packed with excitement, introducing powerful changes for the next several months.

Aries – The beginning of the month starts with Mercury entering the sign of Gemini on the 3rd. This is a receptive energy that will allow those with writer’s block to energize their brain. Use this to get motivated if you’ve been in a slump. Venus will follow on the 8th, sparking up your mind and making you more eloquent. This energy can make you more peaceful around friends and family. The New Moon on the 11th in Taurus is going to make you evaluate your income. If you have been splurging and overspending, try to cut back. You can transform yourself with the reminder that you are valuable. On the 13th, the big Jupiter in Pisces transit begins. You can feel more at peace thanks to the calming energy as Jupiter heals your subconscious. Relaxation is key. The worries might be temporarily eased. On the 26th, the Full Moon in Eclipse in Sagittarius is one for the books. You might experience a time where you could travel or just feel the urge to escape the mundane through literature or diving into a college course you might have been interested in. Your main focus will be on growing and healing.

Taurus – Your birthday season is still going on in full force for the month of May. The shift in planets in Gemini beginning with Mercury on the 3rd and Venus on the 8th will add a dose of excitement and new beginnings for financial matters. You will be settled in this energy, since it will add to the things you care about, stability and comfort. The New Moon will be in your sign on the 11th, a powerful new beginning for you where you will set the stage for what to expect in the next six months. Another big transit will be Jupiter’s entry in Pisces on the 13th. This can be a fortunate placement for you, since Jupiter will allow you to gain more success and glory with the support of friends and your networks. Taurus season comes to a close on the 20th, when the Sun enters Gemini, adding more focus and drive to your ongoing success. With the Saturn Retrograde beginning on the 23rd, you are going to experience a period of evaluation with career and personal goals. Make any changes necessary during this time. Finally, the Full Moon Eclipse on the 26th can be quite traumatic for you as you dig deep into your psyche to uncover truths. Revelations will come through as this transit gets you to think beyond the material. However, the month closes with a Mercury Retrograde in Gemini, allowing you to focus more on finances until July.

Gemini – May has a lot to offer, since the sun moves into your sign on the 20th. But on the 3rd, we will experience Mercury entering your sign as it prepares itself for the retrograde motion later on in the month on the 29th. This retrograde will have a lot of focus on yourself and goals for the next six months. Venus will be in your sign on the 8th, building up your confidence and outlook. On the 11th, the New Moon will be in Taurus—this is going to be a good time to meditate and focus on things that bring you calm. This energy can feel draining, so expect your dreams to hold some answers and guidance. Wait For changes in career with Jupiter entering the sign of Pisces on the 13th. If you want to experience a powerful moment now, plan and work hard for ongoing success. Saturn begins Retrograde motion on the 23rd, a perfect opportunity to evaluate and analyze everything that has happened since Saturn entered Aquarius late last year. The Full Moon eclipse in your sister sign Sagittarius is on the 26th, a powerful transit lighting up your house of partnerships. This can be a time to cut chords, make changes, or enter a new stage with a romantic partner. How you relate to others begins to shift gears as well.

Cancer – This will be your month of reflection and transformation. Jupiter enters Pisces on the 13th, a notable transit for many Water signs as you once again get to experience the trine aspect. This is a lucky and abundant time for you. It will be enlightening, expansive and rewarding. Mercury enters Gemini on the 3rd, which will have you opting to take things slower than usual. Venus will also enter Gemini on the 8th, which shows this could be a private moment for you and a partner. You might experience this transit as a time to get comfortable in your own skin, especially if you are single. The outcome towards the end of this transit will leave you confident and self-assured. The New Moon in Taurus on the 11th will allow you to reconnect with friends. They can also serve as a source of comfort while you navigate the energies of Mercury this season. The Sun moves into Gemini on the 20th and Saturn goes Retrograde on the 23rd. Try and rest up during that week because it can feel overwhelming. With the Full Moon eclipse on the 26th in Sagittarius, you might feel like work might be a good place to escape and relax. Mercury will be going retrograde on the 29th, the second Mercury retrograde of the season, which is a good time to work through things that have been making you question everything.

Leo – The Full Moon Eclipse in Sagittarius is going to be a potent energy for Fire signs. This will open the doors to the past, reminding you of your romantic relationships. Are you seeking the right partners or attracting problematic ones? Mercury will enter the sign of Gemini on the 3rd, making you feel more in your element as this opens up the opportunities to reconnect with friends and family. You might feel like you are center stage during this transit. Venus is also entering Gemini on the 8th; you are going to enjoy being a social butterfly. You have a lot to offer, and everyone can see you radiate. More moments for you at the top will be triggered with the New Moon in Taurus on the 11th. Ask and you shall receive, because people are taking notice right now of how capable and confident you are. This is a great time to think about promotions or the next stage in your career. The Jupiter transit that has everyone excited will be on the 13th, and it is in the sign of Pisces. Expect a boost in income or a resolution to a pending problem. Jupiter has you analyzing your potential, and this energy is going to allow you to further feel successful and in command. The Saturn Retrograde on the 23rd is a time for evaluating your relationships or becoming more committed if you are in one. Either way, these transits will help your personal growth.

Virgo – Things kick off with your ruler, Mercury, entering the sign of Gemini on the 3rd. This will have a positive impact on your career as you begin to take the reins without fear. On the 8th, Venus joins Mercury, giving you the diplomatic skills to win over the peskiest co-worker. If you are in school, teachers might take notice of your accomplishments and praise you more during this transit. The New Moon in Taurus on the 11th is going to make you feel slightly more adventurous. You are going to want to take on the world and explore with this energy. A big transit for you will be Jupiter in Pisces on the 13th, spicing up your house of romance and partnerships. You might begin to have a taste of what Jupiter will bring to the table in 2022. If you are single now, you can expect to meet many more people than usual. Of course, be patient and wise, since you do not want to kiss frogs to get to your prince or princess. Saturn will go retrograde on the 23rd, followed by a huge Full Moon Eclipse on the 26th. The eclipse will shake up your home life and might even inspire you to get creative. Beautifying the home will be on your list or just making some repairs (if needed). The month ends with Mercury retrograde on the 29th. Try to do and say things clearly so you will not have to repeat them.

Libra – Gemini Season will have you focusing on how you are going to make big moves to get closer to your goals. Mercury enters Gemini on the 3rd, and Venus will be in Gemini on the 8th. These transits are going to spark you and make you want to learn something new that you have been passionate about for some time. With the New Moon in Taurus on the 11th, you are going to have to deal with your own feelings about independence and power. This is the perfect time to make changes to your finances, since the New Moon can bring grounding insight and lessons you will carry for the next six months. On the 13th, Jupiter will be in the sign of Pisces. This is a good transit if you wanted to make some changes to your routine or start a new one that will keep you motivated. If you have fallen behind on your planner’s items, this transit will help you get inspired and focused. Saturn will be retrograde beginning on the 23rd—this could be a good time to check and see the status of your potential romantic connections and if you want to move forward. If you are in a relationship, you and your partner might feel closer now than before. The eclipse on the 26th will be a Full Moon in Sagittarius, aspecting your rising positively. Use this transit to get clarity on situations that have made you feel blocked off. On the 29th, Mercury will be retrograde, a reminder to get focused for the next months ahead.

Scorpio – Relationships begin to transform for you with the New Moon in Taurus on the 11th. Make the changes you need to elevate your connections. Lovers might appear for the single Scorpios. Paired Scorpios will have an exhilarating and passionate time. Water signs are going to embrace and enjoy this Jupiter in Pisces transit beginning on the 13th. This is your time to experience a higher sense of love and self-acceptance. Jupiter brings optimism and love into your life, so embrace this lovely transit, since it will stay with us for a few months before it leaves and returns at the end of the year. Mercury will be in the sign of Gemini on the 3rd, a good time to settle some debt and analyze your finances. On the 8th, Venus will also be in Gemini, adding some more optimism and luck. Here you can have the support from others if you are feeling in a rut. The Saturn Retrograde on the 23rd is a good time to make some home improvements. With the Full Moon Eclipse in Sagittarius on the 26th, expect a dive into memory lane. Transform your outlook and get ready for some changes. Remind yourself of everything that makes you awesome and powerful, even if you do not have the material things you want.

Sagittarius – A big month for you, since these transits will be impacting your relationship houses. The Full Moon on the 26th will be in your sign, a reminder to think back to what you initiated in November 2020. You are going to feel the culmination of those energies with this transit. On the 3rd, Mercury enters the sign of Gemini. You might experience more activity in your relationship house. This transit allows you to communicate better with those around you, friends, and partners. Venus entering the sign of Gemini on the 8th adds on to the focus of relationships. If you are single, you could meet someone interesting at this time, but because of the influence of Mercury’s retrograde on the 29th, the romance could be short lived. On the 11th, the New Moon in Taurus is the perfect time for you to change up routines in order to increase efficiency. If you have ignored the healthy lifestyles, this could be your time to make those changes. A notable transit is Saturn going retrograde on the 23rd. You could see yourself reworking and redoing many projects or see your workload increase. This could also be a time where you see people from the past.

Capricorn – Work will be intensified for you during this month, something you will not mind. Your ruler, Saturn, will go retrograde on the 23rd. Luckily, it is no longer in your sign, but you will still need to navigate this energy carefully since it will be in your house of finances. Make sure to take stock of what you have now and make plans to increase your wealth for the future. Mercury moves into Gemini on the 3rd, adding more drive and the will to succeed into you. Venus joins Mercury on the 8th, making your relationships with colleagues flow much easier. With the New Moon in Taurus on the 11th, you are going to impress many people. Open your heart to new potential romantic opportunities if you are single. Those who are paired up will enjoy the flow of energy on this day as words of devotion could be expressed to loved ones. Jupiter will enter Pisces on the 13th, expanding your mind and bringing you a sense of courage. This could be the beginning of shirt trips or meetings with friends. Jupiter here has you more social. On the 26th, the Full Moon in Sagittarius will have you want to take a break and just relax. Do this to recharge your batteries, as you might feel you need the reset and calm before the action in Cancer season begins next month.

Aquarius – Saturn will be going retrograde in your sign on the 23rd, sparking a period of self-evaluation. Trust the process and do not beat yourself up if you have not been able to achieve what you have desired. Mercury moves into Gemini on the 3rd and will go retrograde towards the end of this month on the 29th. This is your time to explore and meet new people. With Venus entering Gemini on the 8th, you could enter some fun romantic escapades for this transit. Jupiter will move out of your sign on the 13th and enter Pisces. You will experience luck with finances as Jupiter will allow you to expand and enjoy the increase in material wealth. A great time to save and begin new investment plans that will allow for more financial growth. With the New Moon in Taurus on the 11th, your focus is being brought back to home and your roots. There could be more harmony as you plan on expansion or beautification with the influences of Venus providing a trine to your sign. However, the Moon can make you feel nostalgic and more romantic than usual. The Full Moon Eclipse in Sagittarius on the 26th has us all on our toes. You are going to reconnect with friends and family and notice just how valuable those people in your life are. Romance goes full force for you as you feel more joyful during this transit.

Pisces – Jupiter in Pisces will be the star of the show in the month of May. The transit begins on the 13th and this will make you feel jovial, optimistic, and energized. Jupiter enjoys being in your sign, so expect some lucky moments during its time in Pisces before it goes retrograde and back in Aquarius in July. Big shifts with Mercury entering Gemini on the 3rd and Venus following suit on the 8th. This is your moment to take center stage and thrive. You have a lot of successful and promising moments now, so take charge. The New Moon in Taurus on the 11th is going to give you drive and motivation to further achieve success. You may experience a boost in confidence regarding the way you communicate and express yourself. Creatives will receive an inspirational boost now. Saturn goes retrograde on the 23rd, a time where you feel your subconscious might be digging through a lot of painful memories. Make sure to let go of the past and to forgive yourself. Finally, the Mercury retrograde on the 29th will have you reevaluating your dreams and goals for the future as you continue to leave a powerful mark in your career. The motivation you have now will be at an all-time high, so take advantage of the blessings your ruler, Jupiter, will bring.

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A.T. Nunez

Love astrology and wasting hours writing things I can’t finish.