Planetary Transits for June 14-June 20

Notes:  Expect mixed results this week.

  • Sun is weak in degrees; Mars is closely conjunct Ketu (and under the influence of Rahu); Mars and Venus mutually aspect each other; Mercury and Saturn mutually aspect each other. Mercury is also under the aspect of Jupiter.

Taurus, Cancer, Virgo, Scorpio, Pisces, Capricorn rising sign persons, companies and countries (including USA) should be careful and patient.

WHERE THE VEDIC ASTROLOGY PLANETS ARE THIS WEEK:

  • Sun transits out of Taurus and into Gemini, June 15 at 1:06 a.m. CDT. Sun is weak in degrees until June 20. Leaders, presidents, physicians, administrators, and governments should get extra rest.
  • Moon is waxing and transits Gemini, Cancer, Leo and into Virgo. The Moon, in Cancer, is in its own sign, June 15 -17. Moon is closely conjunct Rahu, June 16. Watch your emotional state and be vigilant around volatile persons.
  • Mars transits its exaltation sign, Capricorn, from 14:08 to 14:54°. Mars is under the close 7th aspect of Venus, June 16 – 26.  Taurus, Scorpio and Pisces rising sign persons, companies, and countries should be careful and patient.  Mars is closely conjunct Ketu until June 22. This is not ideal worldwide and may cause setbacks, explosions or calamities for the military, police, athletes, surgeons, executives and property matters.

Note: Issues are likely to intensify between July 10 – 27; and Sept. 19 – 29, when Mars and Ketu are extremely closely conjunct.

Mars is in Capricorn until Nov. 5. Gemini, Leo, and Aquarius rising sign persons should be careful and patient as Mars transits their 8th, 6th and 12th (inauspicious) houses, respectively.

  • Mercury transits Gemini, from 08:46 to 22:27°. Mercury is under the close 7th aspect of Saturn until June 18. Cancer, Virgo, and Pisces rising sign persons, companies, and countries (including USA) should be careful and patient.  Mercury is under the 9thaspect of Jupiter, June 17 – 21. Taurus, Cancer, and Capricorn rising sign persons, companies, and countries (including USA) should be careful and patient.
  • Jupiter transits Libra, from 20:16 to 19:48°. Jupiter, in Libra, connects law, religion, morality and education with women, sexuality and the scales of justice. This transit brings to light the sexual harassment of women. (This week:  Guess Co-Founder Paul Marciano Steps Down from the Company Amid Sexual Harassment Accusations.)

This slow-moving transit (Sept. 2017–Oct. 2018) may well provide a long-lived societal transformation.  (In addition to the “Me-Too Movement”, a record number of women are running for public office — representing the ability to influence laws.)

  • Venus transits Cancer, from 13:11 to 12:42°. Venus is closely conjunct Rahu, June 16 – 23. Take care of the women in your life and be careful with luxuries, the arts, and transportation. Watch for news about a well-known woman. Venus is also under the close 7th aspect of Mars, June 16 – 26. Taurus, Virgo, and Scorpio rising sign persons, companies, and countries should be careful and patient.
  • Saturn transits Sagittarius, from 12:42 to 12:12°. Saturn is under the 7th aspect of Mercury until June 18. Aries, Libra and Aquarius rising sign persons, companies, and countries should be careful and patient. Saturn remains in Sagittarius until Jan. 2020. Taurus, Cancer and Capricorn rising sign persons, companies and countries (including USA) should be vigilant as Saturn is transiting their 8th, 6th, and 12th (inauspicious) houses, respectively.
  • Rahu and Ketu transit Cancer and Capricorn, respectively, from 12:28 to 12:25°.  Those persons with 11 to 13° rising signs or with any planet(s) in the 11 to 13°range in even signs (Taurus, Cancer, Virgo, Scorpio, Capricorn or Pisces — including the USA) should be careful and patient.

 

The Impact of the Transit Planets for each “Rising Sign”:

  • Aries:  Expect improvement at work and connect with partnerships and joint ventures. Be patient for a few days with your mind, children and investments. (Expect a lift June 20 – July 10.)  Make decisions and consider property matters. Relationships are subject to highs and lows. Be vigilant with income and friendships.
  • Taurus: Speak up on intellectual matters, Focus on writing, business, communications and technology. Be patient with work, independent projects, intimacy, institutions and foreign lands. These are subject to debts, disputes, expenses and separations.  Connect your career with children, education and investments.
  • Gemini: Expect a lift with health and entrepreneurial ventures. Shift toward leadership and connect with authority figures. Parents, property, vehicles, religion and good fortune are forefront. Continue to be patient with income, friendships and older siblings through June 22.
  • Cancer:  Be vigilant and get extra rest and meditation. Slow it down and do not take risks or chances. The transits are quite difficult for your chart this week. There may be issues or fluctuations relative to property, vehicles, home and professional life, communications, and independent projects.
  • Leo: Shift your focus to income, friendships and older siblings. Gain from writing, business, communications, partnerships and joint ventures. Independent projects and younger siblings are vulnerable to expenses and separations. Father figures are also vulnerable through June 22.
  • Virgo:  Focus on your career, writing, business, technology and intellectual property. Be vigilant to manage debts, disputes, legal and health issues until June 18. Be patient with highs and lows with your wealth, status and family life, June 16 – 26. Your best bet is to teach, publish and advise.
  • Libra: Focus on your career. Redecorate your workspace and consider that new company car.  You may be ambitious, but do not take risks or chances. Relationships are forefront, but subject to highs and lows. Take care of your mind, children and investments; these are subject to depression, expenses and separations.
  • Scorpio: Be vigilant. There may be fluctuations with debts, disputes, health, expenses, and separations. Shift your career to research and ancient knowledge. There may be a windfall, and/or setbacks with income and friendships. Expect property, vehicle and home life expenses through mid-Oct.
  • Sagittarius: Connect your career and entrepreneurial projects to marriage, partnerships, joint ventures and foreign lands. Gain from research and ancient knowledge, but be patient with income, friendships and older siblings. Some relief is seen with your mind, children and investments.
  • Capricorn: Connect your career with marriage, partnerships, joint ventures and foreign lands. You may be ambitious but expect fluctuations in the workplace. Make sure legal and insurance documents are up-to-date. Be patient with property, vehicles and home life through June 22; expect highs and lows.
  • Aquarius: Lay low and get extra rest. Be vigilant to manage debts, disputes, health and legal issues. Focus on research and knowledge. Be patient with setbacks and be careful to avoid accidents. Entrepreneurial ventures are subject to fluctuations. Connect partnerships and joint ventures with your children, education and investments.
  • Pisces: Connect relationships with property, vehicles and home life – but be patient with expenses and separations with same. Do not take risks or chances to prevent accidents. Expect a lift with your status. Gain from property and your organizing skills. There may be setbacks with pets, children, education and investments.

About the Author: David Hawthorne