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Here’s What Each Zodiac Sign Can Expect From 2021’s Saturn Retrograde

Saturn Retrograde in Aquarius begins on May 23 until it goes direct once more on October 10. During this five-month period, we will be pushed to be more contemplative, especially air signs. Saturn in Aquarius wants to see the changes we have made, our motivations, and the goals for our future. Collectively, this transit will focus on society and its structure. From the individual point of view, we will be thinking about what we have done to help others.

Aries – With this retrograde, you will be concentrating on your connections, which include friends and social circles. This is your time to either end acquaintances or tell a friend something that has been bothering you. You may or may not be more vocal now regarding your needs. During the retrograde, having an open mind as well as heart will aid in making the best choices for you.

Taurus – The focus for you now will be on your identity and your career paths. With this retrograde period, you are going to be finding parts of yourself and rebuilding. Overall, your goals and course has been changing for most of 2021. You are still working on discovering who you are, so be patient with yourself.

Gemini – After the challenges of Saturn in Capricorn, you are now in a phase where you will be analyzing your own philosophical views. This is your moment to visualize where you see yourself in the future. Are your goals aligned with what you have envisioned? Are you working hard to get there? These are questions that will have you focused now during this retrograde.

Cancer – Saturn going retrograde for you will feel exhausting. This year might have been filled with unexpected surprises, and now you are more inclined to think back to major events. While you might be moved to check on your financial goals, this can make you wonder about the future. Try not to let anxious thoughts overwhelm you while Saturn pushes you to transform.

Leo – People might be more draining to you with this transit. The goal here is to be more mindful of how you are dealing with these relationships. Saturn would appreciate it if you exerted your independent spirit, even if you are in a relationship or friendship. Boundaries here are important, so if you feel like others have overstepped, you can express your thoughts in a diplomatic way. Communication is key during this transit.

Virgo – During this transit, it is imperative to be mindful of the energy you have. Saturn wants you to focus on efficiency, so it is important to stay one step ahead. Luckily, as a Virgo, you know exactly how to tap into that organizational part that contributes to your productivity. If things are not going the way you expect them to, do not pressure yourself. Continue to do the work right and you will be rewarded in the long run.

Libra – A growing period for you as you are pushed to tap into your creative side. Saturn here would like to see you work harder for greater rewards in the future. However, you might feel the tensions here regarding your own self-worth. Try your best to keep that optimistic mindset, even if things feel out of control for you.

Scorpio – You are going to experience the changes in your relationship dynamics during this transit. Saturn will push you to work hard and get to meet your goals with ease, however you need to structure yourself and find balance with home and work. Be diplomatic, try not to be controlling, and learn to listen to others during this transit. Winning friends and family members with care and compassion will make this transit easier.

Sagittarius – During this retrograde, you will be motivated to change your everyday habits and become more disciplined when it comes to your work routines. Try to maintain a pace that will allow you to start and complete projects without rushing at the last minute. Be more focused on your wellbeing, so stay grounded, be mindful of your stressors, and take breaks. Saturn here wants you to feel more mentally stimulated, but with a positive routine to keep you going.

Capricorn – It will be in your best interest to focus on methods that improve your spending power. This retrograde will make you want to spruce up your planning and finances. Use this period to learn, save, and become more financially competent. On the flip side, you could use this period to embark on a learning journey that will boost your creative abilities.

Aquarius – With Gemini season upon us, this Saturn Retrograde might feel enlightening for you. The challenges you have faced so far will come into view, and you will have to do your best to focus on the positive things that have happened to you thus far. Changes in the home front could also contribute to your sense of anxiety. Try to find balance at work and home to feel more in control and empowered.

Pisces – This retrograde might hit harder than most because it will be in the realm of the subconscious. For now, you are going to feel the memories churning in your mind as you find the best ways to ground yourself. Your communication might be altered as you struggle to find your voice. Meditation will be key for you as you navigate the waters of the subconscious.

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