Jupiter’s presence in your seventh house of marriage and significant relationships will continue its transit and affects you and your partner in a positive fashion until October 10 moves into your eighth house of Scorpio. Thereafter you’ll be getting down to the serious business of deeper emotional connections, hidden sexual problems and matters of intimacy. Generally however, any sort of relationship such as marriage or de facto partnerships should generally improve because Jupiter is a friendly planet to you, being expansive and benevolent.
Some important developments can be expected when Jupiter goes retrograde on February 6 and so revisions are usually in order for you to gain a greater understanding of what’s going on and a deeper level in your partnerships. This important transit continues up until its direct motion on June 10.
In February, we also see a lunar and a solar eclipse taking place in your fifth house and 12th house respectively in these two areas of your horoscope significantly relate to love affairs and the hidden or secret parts of your relationships. These limitations are important and bring to the surface many unresolved emotional complexes. This is indeed one of those important times where you need to communicate and share your feelings with the ones you love. This can only help to improve matters for you.
The transit of Venus to your 12th house of privacy and spirituality indicates a more low-key period for your relationships and during the interval of January 3 to February 4, it’s an ideal time to remain out of the spotlight and to gather your energies, speak intimately with your partner and reconfirm your goals together. If some of you are single, this is an ideal time to travel and enjoy an intimate moment or two with your loved one away from your usual stomping ground.
As Venus transits your Sun sign on February 4, it will later do its retrograde thing on March for which will delay its exit out of your Sun sign until April 15. You may have to deal with the indecision of your partner or loved one in patients will be necessary to give them the space they need to draw their own conclusions. If you become too pushy at this time you may make things worse for the relationship generally. Respect is the keyword at this time.
With Venus transiting your Sun sign you will be more attractive to the opposite sex and this is the time to spruce up your wardrobe, get a new make-up job or hairstyle and put it out there for the world to see. You’ll also be lucky in your work as well as your social circumstances so enjoy this period as much as you can. To further enhance these energies of Venus, the Sun also returns to your Sun sign on March 20 giving you greater vitality and physical prowess. The Sun come to the conjunction of Venus on March 25 you have to deal with a health issue or problem with your partner. Talk about it but don’t impose your will on them.
Mercury transits your second house (which some astrologers feel has a relationship to family matters) on May 16 but not before making a stopover with Uranus, the excitable and unpredictable planet. You can expect some radical changes at this time, and family members, especially those close to you within your immediate family may hit you with statements and actions from left of field. Be prepared for this, and under no circumstances should you take out your frustrations on others. On 26 May you could be quite intense with the Venus Square Pluto challenge. Try to rid yourself of obsessive thoughts and behavioral patterns as this will only bog you down emotionally.
Mars transit your fourth house of domestic affairs on June 5. This is a significant transit converging all your energies on family affairs and bringing to the fore issues of long-term relationships with relatives, especially on the maternal side. Try to maintain some fun at home as being overly serious could bring the overall mood of your family down. It’s important the reciprocate joy and affection otherwise you lose the spontaneity that is necessary to keep relationship alive and happy.
Take care not to speak about things that you know are going to irritate others when Mars transit your fifth house of love affairs and aspects your 11th house of friendships on July 20. You may not agree with everything others say but that doesn’t mean you have to steamroll them when they don’t have the same opinions as you.
Venus transits your sixth house of health on September 20 indicating problems with the well-being of a partner or maybe even the well-being of the relationship itself. This could be a time when you need to offer selfless service to the one you love without too much thought of expectation and return. You may also end up doing some work together and this will also test your endurance as a couple. For those of you that are single meeting someone in your workplace or through work-related activities is a possibility.
Unexpected opportunities arise around the September 18 when Venus trines Uranus. You want something exciting and out of the ordinary but at the same time you need to be careful to remind yourself that the grass is not always greener on the other side and that impulsive behaviour may come at a cost with some adverse consequences. Fortunately, you may be able to revive your love or find someone worthwhile if you are single when Venus transits your seventh house of October 14.
Your sexual life is due for an overhaul when Jupiter transits your eighth house of intimacy on October 10. This is quickly followed by the Sun’s transit to the same house on October 27 so this month of the year is likely to be full of deeper emotional and sexual opportunities which can be used to regenerate your relationship. A third planet, Venus, transits into the same position on November 7. It seems as if the last part of the year is really going to take off intimately speaking.
A better time generally for relationships occurs with Venus transiting your seventh house on October 14. Those of you who are ready to move to the next stage of your relationship might see this is a particularly strong transit for marriage or at least giving a firm commitment about how you feel in your current connection. If not for yourself, engagements, weddings and other celebratory activities are strongly spotlighted during this interval.
Mars transits your eighth house on December 9 and then making an excellent trine aspect too idealistic Neptune on December 28. This is a sexual part of your horoscope but also relates to shared resources, money and to some extent emotional leverage. You need equity, both of you need equity, for the relationship to be satisfactory to both of you. Learn to share and also accept criticism if you’re not performing up to the expectations of your partner.