Scorpio – Week commencing 21st August.
The Sun is moving through your 3rd solar house and the sign of Leo. You may get involved in a community project in your local area.
Mentally you will be quite sharp which may result in having crosswords with someone possibly a partner. You are likely to be quite innovative and initiate projects at the moment too. You will have a certain amount of impatience about getting things moving and I’m not likely to be very tolerant of delays.
This is a time of new activities and new people, some may be quite unexpected and perhaps a little off the beaten track. This may cause you to examine your daily routine and conclude that you are dissatisfied with it. In turn you may decide that you want to break away from where you are and look at things anew.
Mercury is moving through your 11th solar house and the earth sign of Virgo. This is a good time for you to get involved with groups and societies of like-minded people.
Venus is making her way through the earthy Virgo. If you are looking for a new romance then you may find one in a group or society.
Mars is making its way through Virgo too. This is a good time for you to consider your aspirations, moving forward.
Jupiter is in retrograde motion in Aquarius. You are likely to be feeling quite optimistic generally.
Saturn is still moving slowly and relentlessly through your sign bringing further changes to the established order.
Phases of the Moon
22nd August in Aquarius for the BLUE SUPER MOON
Love & Romance
You may decide to take up a cause that you feel strongly about. This is on 2 levels intellectually and emotionally. You are likely to align yourself with like-minded people and there is the potential to meet someone within the group. You’ll be quite friendly with everyone that you come into contact with making you approachable by friends and strangers alike.
Relationships may have taken a few twists and turns in the last few years which are not complete yet. If you have been feeling that you are stuck and want to move on or to change things then this is the time when you may decide to make this happen. Being someone who is resourceful it will be able to pick your moment.
August Gemstone -Peridot
As with other gemstones, the color of the peridot stone is directly related to parts of the body that it can be of aid to. Because of it’s yellowish green color, peridot has been believed to cure diseases of the liver and difficulties with digestion. It aids in physical detoxification and helps problems with the kidneys, bladder, gall bladder, and the stomach. Peridot heals such illnesses as ulcers, constipation, and irritable bowel syndrome. It is also useful in helping to heal insect bites. Peridot has a tonic effect- it heals and regenerates tissues, strengthens the metabolism and benefits the skin. It aids the heart, thymus, lungs, and spleen. If placed on the abdomen, it aids in giving birth by strengthening the muscle contractions while lessening the pain. Peridot is also helpful in treating skin diseases and difficulties associated with the adrenal glands and endocrine systems. It is also used to treat fevers
Prosperity and Opportunity
The Butterfly is a symbol of transformation
Opportunities exist through looking at the bigger picture and taking an innovative approach to any subject matter you wish to develop or move forward with. You will initiate projects and want to get them moving. Patience may be in short supply where delays are concerned all those that you perceive to be the cause of them.
If you have some ideas and thoughts about how to move your career forward then this is a good time for you to voice them. You will have the mental clarity to find the right words to convince others that you have the solutions they need. You are likely to take some innovative approaches to some traditional problems.
Birth Flower August
Gladioli are known to symbolize strength of character, faithfulness, integrity, infatuation, and persistence. Beyond these meanings, the birth flower for August carries other meanings that differ by color. Red gladioli symbolize love. Pink gladioli symbolize compassion