This month, with Venus moving backward in Scorpio (until October 31st, then in Libra until November 16th), you need more personal space and privacy in relationships. This is not easy for any couple to handle but, where is love, there is also reciprocal understanding.
October 3rd: Mercury in Libra square Pluto in Capricorn
October 6th: VENUS RETROGRADE IN SCORPIO – you need more privacy in your life, especially in your love life. „Give yourself more opportunities for privacy, when you are not bombarded with duties and obligations. Privacy is not a rejection of those you love; it is your deserved respite for recharging your batteries“ (Wayne Dyer)
October 9th: NEW MOON IN LIBRA (Sun conjunct Moon in Libra) – main task is to equilibrate ourselves and to bring more harmony in our lives and in our relationships. In order to obtain relationship harmony, each of us needs first to have inner harmony. „Always aim at complete harmony of thought and word and deed. Always aim at purifying your thoughts and everything will be well“ (Mahatma Gandhi)
October 10th: MERCURY ENTERS SCORPIO – Mercury in Scorpio makes you a great observer, especially when it comes to emotions, desires and interpersonal relationships. Politeness is not among your qualities, but sincerity is – sometimes, too much sincerity. „Never regret anything you have done with a sincere affection; nothing is lost that is born of the heart“ (Basil Rathbone)
October 10th: Mercury in Scorpio opposite Uranus in Taurus
October 11th: Venus in Scorpio square Mars in Aquarius
October 12th: Sun in Libra square Pluto in Capricorn
October 12th: Mercury in Scorpio sextile Saturn in Capricorn
October 15th: Mercury conjunct Venus in Scorpio
October 19th: Mercury in Scorpio trine Neptune in Pisces
October 19th: Mercury in Scorpio square Mars in Aquarius
October 22nd: Mercury in Scorpio sextile Pluto in Capricorn
October 23rd: SUN ENTERS SCORPIO – Sun entering this sign ruled by Pluto announces the best time for self-transformation. The American astrologer Ginger Chalford called Pluto „Planet of Magic and Power“. It is mainly the power to transform yourself, so that you become a person who can achieve his goals.
October 24th: FULL MOON IN TAURUS (Sun in Scorpio opposite Moon in Taurus) – need to be grounded in the practical and material realities of life. Work and money are your priorities. Celebrate this Full Moon walking barefoot on the earth! „Get yourself grounded and you can navigate even the stormiest roads in peace“ (Steve Goodier)
October 24th: Sun in Scorpio opposite Uranus in Taurus
October 24th: Venus in Scorpio sextile Saturn in Capricorn
October 26th: Sun conjunct Venus in Scorpio
October 28th: Sun in Scorpio sextile Saturn in Capricorn
October 29th: Mercury conjunct Jupiter in Scorpio
October 31st: MERCURY ENTERS SAGITTARIUS – optimism and self-confidence help you to succeed. Tolerance and open mindedness are the most important values, during this transit. „A mind is like a parachute. It doesn’t work if it is not open“ (Frank Zappa)
October 31st: Venus in Scorpio opposite Uranus in Taurus
October 31st: VENUS RETROGRADE ENTERS LIBRA – you are very obliging with others, ready to negotiate and to make compromises. You become more interested in Art. „A compromise is the art of dividing a cake in such a way that everyone believes he has the biggest piece“ (Ludwig Erhard).