This month starts spectacular, with the New Moon in Leo on August 1st. this new moon helps us to find our authentic self and to rise to our own greatness. In the second half of this month, Mars, Venus, Sun and Mercury enter Virgo, so that cleaning, sorting-out, beginning a healthy diet or an exercise regime are best things to do.

August, 1st: NEW MOON IN LEO (Sun conjunct Moon in Leo) – today, it is important to affirm yourself and to develop leadership skills, like self-confidence, innovation, results-oriented approach. „Don’t be satisfied with stories, how things have gone with others. Unfold your own myth”. (Rumi)

August 2nd: Venus in Leo square Uranus in Taurus

August 7th: Sun in Leo trine Jupiter in Sagittarius

August 8th: Venus in Leo trine Jupiter in Sagittarius

August 2019 Planetary Overview

August 11th: JUPITER AGAIN DIRECT IN SAGITTARIUS (it moved backward starting April 10th) – you need to broaden your experiences and to improve your understanding of others. „Try to understand men. If you understand each other you will be kind to each other. Knowing a man well never leads to hate and almost always leads to love“ (John Steinbeck)

August 11th: MERCURY ENTERS LEO – you need to express yourself and you really know how to promote your ideas. „Always be yourself, express yourself, have faith in yourself, do not go out and look for a successful personality and duplicate it“. (Bruce Lee)

August 12th: URANUS RETROGRADE IN TAURUS (until January 1st, 2020) – Uranus show us why we need financial freedom. It will be easier for those who have already obtained it. „My definition of financial freedom is simple: it is the ability to live the lifestyle you desire without having to work or rely on anyone else for money“. (T. Harv Eker)

August 14th: Sun conjunct Venus in Leo

August 15th: FULL MOON IN AQUARIUS (Sun in Leo opposite Moon in Aquarius) – a day full of surprises and unconventional behavior. The only advice we can offer is to expect the unexpected. „Nearly all the best things that came to me in life have been unexpected, unplanned by me“. (Carl Sandburg)

August 16th: Mercury in Leo square Uranus in Taurus

August 18th: MARS ENTERS VIRGO – you have a need to do the right thing at just the right time. There is also a passion for details. „For me, I think one of the biggest battles is mentally. You have good days, and you have bad days. Randomly, you’ll feel good for weeks, and then all of a sudden, you’ll have a bad day where you’re really sore. And you end up questioning yourself, like, ‘Am I doing the right thing? Why is this so hard?’“. (Jimmy Graham)

August 21st: VENUS ENTERS VIRGO – you tend to have a pragmatic approach to relationships. On the other hand, you succeed to stay motivated during monotonous tasks. „Ordinary life goes on–that has saved many a man’s reason”. (Graham Greene)

August 21st: Mercury in Leo trine Jupiter in Sagittarius

August 23rd: SUN ENTERS VIRGO – you focus on the little details of your life. This is a good month to get organized and to do detail work. „A man’s accomplishments in life are the cumulative effect of his attention to detail“. (John Foster Dulles)

August 24th: Venus conjunct Mars in Virgo

August 26th: Venus in Virgo trine Uranus in Taurus

August 28th: Mars in Virgo trine Uranus in Taurus

August 29th: MERCURY ENTERS VIRGO – you improve your critical thinking skills. Dealing with details becomes natural and easy. „The true secret of happiness lies in taking a genuine interest in all the details of daily life“. (William Morris)

August, 30th: NEW MOON IN VIRGO (Sun conjunct Moon in Virgo). This is a Black Moon – a second new moon that appears in a calendar month.

August 30th: Sun in Virgo trine Uranus in Taurus