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Begin a diet on October 5th.
Aries: (March 21 to April 20)
Gaining attention, person-to-person issues and forming relationships are important for this month. This is a time to think about another’s needs and your ability to help them. Following the 5th, there are changes in your feelings and appearance. You may try a new hairstyle, hair color or your mode of dress. You will also alter some of your daily habits.
Taurus: (April 21 to May 20)
Attention to diet, serving others and forming good habits are the focus for this month. You form good relationships with co-workers and enjoy being of service to others. Your organizational skills excel. After the 5th, you look for ways and studies to increase your spiritual attunement. You also have the ability to correct past mistakes and to move forward.
Gemini : (May 21 to June 20)
The joys of life, affairs of the heart and mastering skills are favored for this month. Your self-expression and creative abilities show themselves now. You also enjoy your time with loved ones. Following the 5th, there are changes in your group activities and friendships. New friends ask for your help with their humanitarian organizations or projects.
Cancer: (June 21 to July 22)
Home-front activity, searching for oneself and creating a home environment are the highlights for this month. There is a strong pull to your home and family and you begin to research your roots. After the 5th, you may receive some overdue recognition in your career or the equivalent. You decide on new goals in life and directions for the future.
Leo: (July 23 to August 22)
Daily mental activities, everyday environment and your siblings are important for this month. You may consider an educational opportunity, whether it is a workshop or a formal class. Following the 5th, your interest turns to foreign countries and travel. You become interested in foreign countries or cultures and may begin to plan a trip somewhere abroad.
Virgo: (August 23 to September 22)
Expanding resources, changing values and handling your income are the focus for this month. You examine your spending and saving habits to see where you can make changes. After the 5th, you also check on your jointly held monies and/or properties. This is also a good time to pay off old debts or commitments to everyone’s satisfaction.
Libra: (September 23 to October 22)
Your approach to life, personal potential and self-expression are highlighted for this month. This can be your time to favorably express yourself and to present your self-mage to others. Following the 5th, you find by compromising in your one-to-one relationships that you gain a better understanding of others. You also become more sensitive to another’s needs.
Scorpio: (October 23 to November 21)
Looking for solitude, spiritual rebirth and hidden talents are favored. You want to work behind the scenes, not in front, to help and serve others. Meditation, yoga and retreats are inviting. After the 5th, you seek efficiency in both your services for others and your health. You may decide to learn new work skills or begin a diet or exercise program.
Sagittarius: (November 22 to December 21)
Working together, forming friendships and setting long-term goals are the focus for this month. You enjoy group activities and you learn that friendships are necessary in order to achieve success. Following the 5th, your creativity is increased and you enjoy helping loved ones with their hobbies or projects. A new romance may come into your life.
Capricorn: (December 22 to January 19)
Setting priorities, your social status and career or equivalent are examined for this month. You are able to set new goals and long-term directions for your career or the equivalent. After the 5th, old family matters are often resolved to everyone’s satisfaction. You have a renewed interest in your home and family as you search your family’s roots. Aquarius: (January 20 to February 18) Your philosophy on life, mental aspirations and searching for knowledge is important for this month. You become interested in foreign cultures and religions as well as foreign travel. Following the 5th, there may be changes in your everyday environment or neighborhood. All communications are important as you catch-up on old paperwork.
Pisces: (February 19 to March 20)
Changing values, shared assets and all abstract teachings are the focus for this month. You become interested in mediumship and reincarnation as you seek answers on a mystical level. After the 5th, you review your spending and saving habits to see if you can make small changes in order to better your financial security. Read all contracts carefully. Arlene is an author, astrologer and para-consultant and has studied and worked with astrology for more than 35 years.