It may be hard to believe, but summer is almost here. And every day the sun is hot, you can start to develop senility. Who wants to be in the office (or home office) when you can be in the sun? There’s another reason for that feeling, too: We’re starting May right in a big Mercury retrograde. In addition to that, there is also a lunar eclipse in Scorpio on May 5, so with all this, you may not be disappointed. Do not worry, because Mercury retrograde only lasts from May 14, then we will be clear. Another important factor this month is Jupiter’s entry into Taurus since the planet takes about a year to pass through each sign. To find out what all this means for your zodiac sign, keep reading for your May horoscope below.
Month and check
May 5: The lunar eclipse in Scorpio begins in May with a sound. This is the last Scorpio eclipse for a while, but we still have one more Taurus eclipse in October to wrap up the series this afternoon.
May 7: Venus enters Cancer on May 7. Venus in this water sign gives emotional energy.
May 14: Mercury retrograde in Taurus ends on May 14. You can expect things to go smoothly and have a little breakdown in communication, travel and technology.
May 16: Jupiter enters Taurus. Jupiter has been in Aries for a year, since May of 2022. Taurus is slow and patient compared to Aries, so any changes you experience may take a while to play out.
May 19: There is a new moon in Taurus on May 19. Take a bubble bath, splurge on something that is on your wishlist, or have a spa day and take advantage of Taurus’ luxurious spirit.
May 20: Mars enters Leo. When the planet is in this sign, don’t be afraid to take the spotlight and become the main character of your life.
May 21: Get ready for chaos—the season of Gemini begins on May 21. It may be difficult for you to focus on one thing or follow through on whatever you’re doing before you start doing something else.
Be careful not to overspend during Taurus season. Aries can be impulsive, so try to think before buying anything you don’t really need. You should be especially careful during the lunar eclipse and the beginning of the month, because this can raise money issues. On the flip side, you may get some unexpected income for family members or a promotion at work. With your ruling planet, Mars, entering Leo, you may feel more confident in expressing yourself through your style or artwork. If there’s any hobby you can turn into a side hustle, try it now.
The moment your plus Jupiter enters your sign equals luck. Jupiter will stay in your sign until May of 2024, so take advantage of the expansive energy and optimism of the world. With Jupiter entering Taurus and the new moon happening in your sign on the 19th, you can expect a lot of new beginnings this month. Mercury has moved into your sign for the past few weeks, so you’ll be feeling a bit steamy when it exits on the 14th.
Use the Taurus season as a time to relax before all the work of the Gemini season begins on May 21. Your ruler Mercury has been retrograde since the end of April, so you probably have some difficulties in communication word, which is a your power suit. You may be feeling more tired or depressed, but now that Mercury is going direct, you will start to get out of it. Afternoon in Scorpio will help you re-establish your routine and daily routine.
Taurus time is for your country. Whether you have a lot of parties and dinner plans or you’re hanging out with your coworkers, you’re probably working more than usual. Socializing can be exhausting for an introverted Cancer, so make sure you make time for yourself for hobbies or just chilling. A new moon in Taurus can mean making new friends or meeting more people at work events or social gatherings.
With the Sun and New Moon in Taurus this month, your focus will be on your work. You can start a new job or upgrade in your current job. As a determined Leo, you tend to focus on work or work as soon as you get into it, so try to find time to hang out with your friends or watch your favorite show to take your mind off of it. job. Mercury retrograde in Taurus for the past few weeks may cause confusion or delays in your work, but that will come to an end when the planet goes direct on May 14.
Taurus period will make the part of your birth chart related to travel, learning, reading and writing. As a Virgo, you already have a way with words, but this is the best time to focus on writing and communication. You may also be itching to travel, so start planning where you want to go next. Try to wait until Mercury retrograde stops for real, though. Mercury is your ruler, so you have to do it of course feeling the effects of this retreat, that can lead to travel interruptions and delays.
Your ruling planet, Venus, enters Cancer on May 7 and will add a positive phase to your career. Build on that momentum by taking on new opportunities at work or by applying to your dream job. The period of Taurus and Jupiter in Taurus will bring you great financial opportunities, so this is the best time to get a promotion or a position with a high salary.
There is an eclipse in Scorpio on May 5, this is the last day in your sign in the Taurus/Scorpio system (there is another Taurus eclipse in the fall). You will probably begin to see changes in your life now that the twilight is closing in. The Taurus season and the new moon will also reflect your relationship. You can make it your partner, or you can support your current significant other.
Your ruler Jupiter enters Taurus and this month’s new moon means good things for your health and everyday life. You can find a form of exercise that you love that motivates you to exercise more often. This is a good time to try to develop an organized system, which is not your favorite thing like the impulsive Sag. You may not feel like you used to during the day in Scorpio in early May, so try to include some activities that will improve your mood in your schedule.
The Eclipse in Scorpio and the New Moon in Taurus will teach you how to have a work/life balance. You may find that you are getting better at using this eclipse system to take a vacation last year. As a Capricorn, resting isn’t your favorite thing to do, but you can make it work for you by setting aside some time to do something fun or by putting a lot of effort into not checking the news. Internet outside or during work hours. Meditating or journaling can be a good way to clear your mind, too.
Get ready for some major activity this month with an eclipse in Scorpio. You may be closing a chapter in your career, or you may be starting to consider making changes to your career path. Taurus season is also about home and family for you, so they will be on your mind as well. Call your parents just to talk and see or book a trip to visit family. If you’re planning to move, Jupiter moving into Taurus is the perfect opportunity to look for your new bed.
You will have a lot going on in learning and communication during the Taurus period. You may be thinking of going back to school, or you may be interested in a subject and want to learn everything about it. Spend some time browsing the bookstore—you just might find a new favorite. This will also be a helpful force for any writing or speaking you will do.
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