July 2012 Horoscopes

Aries, The Ram

It’s a major month when it comes to your career and home life, Aries. Do you have moving on the brain? The sun is visiting your domestic 4th house. There has never been a better time to make your home a sanctuary. Many Aries may move or spruce up their current home. A full moon culminates in Capricorn, your 10th house of career and recognition, on July 3rd. You may be making your own fireworks this year when it comes to your job! You could be ready to move up the corporate ladder when it comes to your career. VIPs have been watching all the hard working you have been putting in. At last you are about to get the recognition you deserve. Energizer Mars has been heading through your 6th house of health & service. On July 4th, Mars enters your 7th house of partnerships. You are ready to forge relationships both personally and professionally. There could be a delay with moving or sprucing up your home, so be patient, Aries! Mercury turns retrograde in Leo, your 5th house of love and romance. A blast from the past might show up, Aries – are you ready? It’s a happy month for you on the job and home front with much to celebrate!

Taurus, The Bull

The month of July definitely has a lot of cosmic activity, so let’s start from the top. Cancer rules your 3rd house of communication, siblings, writing, speaking, learning and short trips. Since there was an eclipse in this sector of your chart, these areas are highlighted in a major way for you. Have you been thinking about traveling, being an entrepreneur or going back to school? Even a publishing deal could come through for you this month. A Full moon in compatible earth sign Capricorn culminates on July 3rd in your optimistic 9th house. You might get some fantastic publicity regarding your career or be heading out of town on a trip. This full moon seems to activate a lot of travel, writing and/or speaking coming up for you in the coming six months. Mercury, planet of communication, turns retrograde in Leo, your domestic 4th house, on July 14th. You might have plans to move or some real estate deals are in flux. Mercury will go direct on August 8th, so hang in there, Taurus! Mars enters Libra, your 6th house of health and service, on July 4th to stay all month. You are a busy bee with no shortage of work and you might be taking a more serious approach to eating right and exercising. Money shines brightly for you this year with lucky Jupiter in Gemini, your earned income sector, until June 2013. What a spectacular month & year you have ahead of you, dear Taurus.

Gemini, The Twins

It’s a busy month in the cosmos, with your ruler Mercury going retrograde on the 14th.  The Sun is shining in Cancer your 2nd house of earned income and resources until the 22nd of the month. Many Geminis could be changing jobs this month, with the flurry of activity in your money houses. Your resources are changing for the better now. If you have wanted to change jobs on find a way to generate additional income, you have the golden touch. Energizer Mars is in compatible air sign Libra all month in your 5th house of creativity. Start on that creative project or indulge in some candlelit romance – you’ve got that special spark this month.  A full moon arrives on July 3rd in Capricorn, your 8th house of other people’s money and resources. It’s the perfect time to invest, get a mortgage or loan. Mercury, your ruler, turns retrograde in Leo, your communication sector, on the 14th until August 8th. Misunderstandings and breakdowns in communications are common during Mercury retrograde, so be sure to practice patience. Lucky, Jupiter is in Gemini until June 2013, touring your 1st house of the self. Your identity could be changing in major ways, all for the better.  This year you will see so many personal changes, from love to jobs.

Cancer, The Crab

Happy Birthday, Cancer! The Sun is shinning in your sign until the 22nd of the month. It’s the perfect time to get out there and start anew; in astrology, your birthday is always your personal new year. Start setting goals of where you would like to be in 6 months from now.  The month begins with a full moon in Capricorn, your partnership house, on July 3rd. This is the perfect time to make a commitment, whether for a business or personal relationship. Many Cancers could even be tying the knot or getting engaged this month! Lucky Jupiter entered Gemini, your 12th house, last month opening your spiritual sector to new heights. You may be actively involved in charities and other philanthropic opportunities over the next year. You might even be working behind the scenes in some way.  Mars is direct speed in Libra all month in your 4th house of home and family. Many of you might be buying/selling/renting property this month or perhaps you’re just upgrading your current space. You may feel a bit stuck mid-month due to Mercury’s turn retrograde in Leo, your money house, on July 14th, but everything soothes itself out by early August. How exciting, Cancer – you’re ready to show the world who you are starting in July.

Leo, The Lion

Leo, it’s a busy month in the stars with Mercury going retrograde in your sign on July 14th. The Sun is spending most of the month in your hidden 12th house. This is an excellent month to finish up any unfinished business until the Sun enters your sign on the 22nd.  You might even be working on a project in solitude most of the month. Additionally, if you have thought about joining a humanitarian cause or volunteering, you have excellent aspects. A full moon in Capricorn falls in your 6th house of work and health. It’s ideal timing to diet, cleanse or start an exercising regime. Joining a gym, Pilates or yoga studio will give you just the momentum you need to start working on your fitness. Mars is direct speed in Libra, your 3rd house of communication and short trips.  You’re a busy communicator this month; writing, speaking & learning or short travel could occupy much of your time. Once the Sun enters Leo later in the month, you will be ready to start fresh. Your best ideas and inspiration will come from dreams, meditating or working alone this month.                                                          

Virgo, The Virgin

Virgo, you have such an exciting month ahead of you. Let’s start from the top: the Sun is shinning in your 11th house of groups and friendships until the 22nd of the month. You’re feeling extra social this month; you will be busy attending social functions. The month opens on a bright note for you with a full moon in Capricorn, your romantic 5th house, on July 3rd. It’s time to do something self-expressive, fun and creative. If you are single, the coming six months could bring love; if attached, you will be able to spend more quality time with your partner. You have been quite busy with personal goals, as energizer Mars has been going through your 1st house of self. Mars moves into Libra, your 2nd house of earned income, on July 4th. Your spending could be higher now, but also your ability to generate more income is excellent. When the sun drifts into Leo, your 12th house, on the 22nd, you will feel more like relaxing and spending some quiet time at home. The first three weeks of July favor fun and socializing. Your friendship circle is expanding in a major way starting this month.

Libra, The Balance

Libra, are you ready for some major career progress? You are such a hard worker, Libra, and now is the time for you to reap the rewards of all your hard work. VIPs and others in your industry are looking at you favorably now! You may receive a promotion, bonus or an award. Mars in your sign until August has you feeling super energetic and ready to take charge. If you have extra energy to burn, try an afternoon walk or run. A full moon in Capricorn arrives on July 3rd in your 4th house. Many Libras are moving or are making changes to their home within a few days of this date.  Job relocation could even be on the radar. Jupiter, the planet of good fortune, arrived in Gemini, your Optimistic 9th house, to stay for the next year. Traveling could be part of your job this year and your accommodations should be nothing short of spectacular. Mercury, the planet of communication, turns retrograde in Leo, your 11th house of friends. An old friend may pop back into your life mid-month. There is no stopping you this month, dear Libra, when it comes to job recognition.

Scorpio, The Scorpion

Scorpio, traveling is on your mind this month, with the Sun shinning in your house of long distance journeys. Do you have an exotic destination in mind? You could be even traveling for work and if so, you will love the accommodations. This month also highlights media, marketing and higher learning. You may receive some publicity this month; whether it comes from TV or print, your name could be out for the world to see. A full moon arrives as July begins on the 3rd, falling in Capricorn, your 3rd house of communication. A weekend getaway or short business trip could come to fruition at this time. Mercury turns retrograde on the 14th in Leo, your 10th house of career. Retrogrades are always a good time to go back to the past and finish anything that you already started. Remember that project you started but never finished? The old boyfriend or girlfriend that slipped away? Going back to the past will give you comfort and closure now. Energizer Mars is in Libra, your mystical 12th house, until August, opening your intuition and having you crave more quiet time. Once the Sun slips into Leo on the 22nd, you will be focused on your career. Any heaviness you have been feeling should feel as though a weight is being lifted this month.

Sagittarius, The Archer

You have money on the mind this month, Sag. The sun is in Cancer, your 8th house of shared resources. You might be receiving some unexpected cash this month, whether it comes from a spouse, settlement or insurance payment. The 8th house also rules transformation. Get out of your outworn routines and start something fresh that makes you feel good. A Full moon in Capricorn on July 3rd falls in your 2nd house of earned income. If you are looking for a new job or extra way to earn income, this could be your big moment. Energizer Mars is barreling through Libra, your 11th house of long term goals and friends, until August. You have the momentum you need to go after whatever it is you seek. When the Sun shifts into Leo on the 22nd of the month, you may be ready to travel or launch a major media endeavor. Mercury turns retrograde in Leo, your optimistic 9th house, on July 14th. People from the past and work related revisions come up for review now.

Capricorn, The Goat

It’s all about partnerships this month, Cap! The Sun is shinning its light into your commitment sector. You’re signing the contract, making a verbal agreement or even putting a ring on it.  The month opens with a full moon falling in your sign on July 3rd.  This is a big moment for you, where a lot is changing; you might be switching jobs, homes and possibly relationships. A new you is being created, and fresh starts abound. Mars is in fine form this month, going through Libra, your 10th house of career and recognition. Are you ready to make some major moves when it comes to your job? Now is the time! Mercury is retrograde all month in your 8th house of other people’s money. Money negotiations may slow down a bit. When the Sun drifts into Leo later in the month, you will be focused on money matters. Moreover, if you need an investor for a project, you have the stars on your side come the 3rd week on the month. This month is all about pairs, Capricorn, whether it’s for business or your personal life.

Aquarius, The WaterBearer

July is all about treating your body like a temple, Aquarius. You are in need of some healthy time, so try out yoga, the gym, Pilates or doing a cleanse. The Sun is in Cancer, your health sector, until the 3rd week or the month. Practice patience when it comes to partnerships, s there might be a few minor delays with Mercury retrograde in the same sector. A full moon arrives on July 3rd, falling in Capricorn, your 12th house of closure. Perhaps you’re busy working behind the scenes on a special project or preparing for a move. With go-getter Mars in airy Libra, you might have a busy travel schedule or you’re thinking of taking up a course. If you have been looking for a new job or a promotion, it could come up at month’s end. When the Sun moves into Leo on the 22nd, your focus will be on forming partnerships both in business and your personal life. Use this month to get your mind and body in proper alignment.

Pisces, The Fishes

It’s a fun month for you, dear Pisces! Everyone wishes his or her month were packed with as much fun as you have ahead of you. The sun is shining in Cancer, your 5th house of fun and romance, until the 22nd of the month. Love is a big theme for you now, Pisces. Henceforth, if you have a creative project you have been holding off on, now is perfect timing. The Full moon in Capricorn on July 3rd illuminates your 11th house of groups and friends. A friend or acquaintance may invite you to a highly social event. Your group of friends could be expanding at this time. Mars is visiting Libra, your 8th of other people’s money, all month. If you are searching for a home loan or you need an investor, this is an excellent time to initiate. When the Sun enters Leo on the 22nd of the month, your attention will turn to physical exercise and your job. Mercury turns retrograde in Leo, your 6th house of health and work, you might not feel as motivated to hit the gym or yoga studio. Try to give it your all, Pisces. Pisces are ruled by music, so try updating your iPod with tunes that get you in the mood. If you’re single, get out there and mingle – you never know whom you could meet. If attached, enjoy the first three weeks to have some romantic evenings with your partner. It’s going to be a fantastic month, so enjoy!

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