By arlene deangelus
Best days in October 2016: 3rd, 10th, 27th and 30th. Begin a diet on October 16th.
Aries: (March 21 to April 20)
Forming relationships, being with others and gaining attention are favored for this month. Social activities center around your partnerships and/or marriage. After the 16th, you want to make subtle changes in your self-image and appearance. This may be done through a new hairstyle or color, buying some new clothes or changing personal habits.
Taurus: (April 21 to May 20)
Serving others, attention to health and learning efficiency are important for this month. Take better care of your health through diet and exercise. Following the 16th, you may seek some quiet time, especially if you have been busy with your work or daily routines. You also are able to correct any past problems now and move forward.
Gemini : (May 21 to June 20)
Creatively expressing yourself, joys of life and giving love are the focus for this month. You enjoy spending time on hobbies and with loved ones. Mid-month, you examine your past achievements and may make changes in your goals or long-term directions. You meet new friends and become involved in group activities and humanitarian causes.
Cancer: (June 21 to July 22)
Identifying with the past, parental influence and domestic interests are explored for this month. You look forward to family activities and gatherings. After the 16th, put your best foot forward in your career or the equivalent. You may be offered a new opportunity or receive long-overdue recognition for a job or project that was well-done.
Leo: (July 23 to August 22)
Ability to communicate, routine activities and educational opportunities are favored for this month. You can plan enjoyable short trips at this time. Following the 16th, it can be a good time to settle any legal affairs. You become interested in educational pursuits of such topics as foreign cultures, religions, spirituality and philosophies.
Virgo: (August 23 to September 22)
Expanding resources, sense of values and material rewards are examined for this month. Financial and business affairs can be handled satisfactorily. Mid-month is the time to evaluate joint assets and properties and to pay off old debts and commitments. You may also be able to make a settlement or sign agreements at this time. Libra: (September 23 to October 22) Image projection, self-expression and one’s personality are the focus for this month. You are more optimistic and continue in pursuit of your goals. After the 16th, you can improve your understanding of your partners through the art of compromising with them. Let your partner shine while you sit back and enjoy watching him or her.
Scorpio: (October 23 to November 21)
Discovering oneself, hidden abilities and universal laws are explored for this month. This can be a time of inner strength and spiritual growth. Following the 16th, you examine both your health and work skills. You may begin a new diet or exercise program and you also seek further techniques in the services that you perform for others.
Sagittarius: (November 22 to December 21)
Group associations, sharing with friends, hopes and wishes are favored for this month. You may enjoy becoming an active part of a humanitarian group or organization. Mid-month, you want to have fun and enjoy your loved ones and children. There is also time to complete a creative project or do something self-expressive.
Capricorn: (December 22 to January 19)
Career or equivalent, public image and setting priorities are highlighted for this month. You want be involved with leaders and professional people. After the 16th, personal and family matters now take precedence. Old matters and existing conditions can be resolved to everyone’s satisfaction. Family gatherings are enjoyed.
Aquarius: (January 20 to February 18)
Philosophy on life, mental pursuits and spiritual understanding are favored for this month. There is a renewed interest in spirituality and knowledge. Following the 16th, friends may ask for your assistance with neighborhood or community projects. You will also take the time to catch-up on sitting paperwork, letters and telephone calls. Pisces: (February 19 to March 20) Shared assets, changing values and breaking old habits are the focus for this month. Matters dealing with joint properties and assets can be favorably settled. Mid-month, you analyze your finances in addition to your spending and saving habits to see where you need to make small changes. Reorganize what makes you feel comfortable. Arlene is an author, astrologer and para-consultant and has studied and worked with astrology for more than 35 years.