JANET AMID'S WEEKLY HOROSCOPES
New Moon in Libra on October 15, 2012 in the partnership sign of Libra.
The accommodating sign of Libra is about creating peace, beauty and harmony -- qualities that are especially desirable in these unsettled times. In addition to the New Moon taking place in this balanced sign on September 27, Libra's ruling planet Venus is also joined with serious Saturn., underscoring the hunger for order.
Nonetheless, with electric Uranus opposition to this New Moon in Libra throwing shock waves of change into our lives, surprises are more likely than stability.
Aries (March 21 - April 19) This weeks upcoming New Moon in your 7th house of Others is likely to shake up relationships, whether good or bad. Peaceable Libra isn't so gentle this month as an opposition from electric Uranus can suddenly turn alliances in unexpected directions. Passive people can surprise you with a show of independence that upsets your expectations, but if you stay adaptable, breakthroughs in partnerships become possible. Remember the New Moon's light is shining on business or personal matters, good week to work through unresolved matters that have been left on the back burner.
Taurus (April 20 - May 20) - This usually easy going Libra New Moon falls in your 6th house of Work where it may be necessary to establish fresh alliances or make changes in ongoing ones. Volatile Uranus' opposition to this Moon can provoke sudden shifts of mood that may spur your desire for freedom. Recognizing these needs is great as long as you aren't overly impulsive in your actions. Also the focus is on health /fitness, or merely starting to be aware of good eating habits.
Gemini (May 21 - June 20) - This New Moon falls in your expressive 5th house of Fun and Games, which is excellent for launching personal projects and adding fresh forms of enjoyment to your life. Volatile Uranus' opposition to this lunation, though, can rattle your relationships with friends and colleagues, and within organizations. Your agitated mind could provoke you to leap without looking first. In addition the New Moon in Libra aspects the 5th house of love and speculation - the ball is in your court! Love can be interesting as well as wild this week.
Cancer (June 21 - July 22) - This fresh lunar cycle begins with the New Moon in your 4th house of Home and Family, which may shake things up in your household. If you try to stick to the old ways of responding, you might only add more fuel to the fire. Step back from your first reaction to take a second look at the situation. Changing how you respond can resolve old issues and free you to take on new projects. A strong cycle for family, friends, getting things done or merely just taking the time to beautify what is you already have. Remodeling anyone?
Leo (July 23 - Aug. 22) - This New Moon in your 3rd house of Communication can spur bright ideas and inspire original thinking. However, volatile Uranus' challenging opposition to the New Moon in Libra suggests that conversations can suddenly turn in unexpected directions. Keep an open mind and adapt to fresh ideas instead of trying to force your point of view on someone who sees things differently.
Virgo (Aug. 23 - Sept. 22) - Finances could suddenly shift in a new direction with this New Moon in Libra falling in your 2nd house of Income. While unexpected expenses are an undesirable possibility, the potential for finding other sources of money is also present. However, this might require getting additional tools or training, so don't expect to cash in immediately, even if the long-term prospects are improving.
Libra (Sept. 23 - Oct. 22)- This New Moon in your sign is an explosive event thanks to an opposition from volatile Uranus. Instead of being the peaceful and accommodating one, this is your time to shake up some relationships. Breakthroughs in your attitude or appearance can create opportunities in personal and professional alliances that won't happen if you try to keep things too smooth now.
Scorpio (Oct. 23 - Nov. 21) - This New Moon can trigger buried memories, unexpected aspirations and maybe even a spiritual awakening. It occurs in your 12 House of Secrets, so you may experience a personal earthquake and not even tell anyone else about it. But doing this can reinforce a sense of isolation, so it's probably wiser to have a trusted person with which you can share your shocking secrets.
Sagittarius (Nov. 22 - Dec. 21) - Friends, colleagues and organizations are highlighted by this New Moon occurring in your 11th house of Groups. You might join a new team or find that you're dealing with suddenly unreliable allies or pals. That's because electrical Uranus' opposition to this New Moon can provoke shocking behavior or, maybe, you're the one who needs a break from their way of doing business.
Capricorn (Dec. 22 - Jan. 19) - Professional matters may take unexpected turns with this electrifying New Moon in your 10th House of Career. Normally, peace-loving Libra is perfect for diplomacy and smoothing out on-the-job relationships. However, revolutionary Uranus' opposition can set off surprising bombs that can radically alter your obligations or your long-term aspirations.
Aquarius (Jan. 20 - Feb. 18) - This New Moon is an explosive one since radical Uranus in impulsive in Aries. This could suddenly change travel or education plans because it falls in your 9th House of Voyages and Higher Learning. Philosophical, religious or political points of view can also be turned upside down with an exciting discovery of new truths or a break from your old beliefs.
Pisces (Feb. 19 - March 20) - Peaceful Libra is not quite so harmonious this time because the New Moon is closely opposed by radical Uranus, which is more about shaking things up than smoothing them out. This lunation falls in your 8th house of Deep Sharing, leading to breakthroughs in personal or financial alliances or breakdowns where either you or your partner is restless for change