Every 8 years Venus retrogrades through the same sign highlighting issues of relationships, money, values and desire. In the retrograde journey, Venus descends into the underworld for 40 days and 40 nights where we are collectively faced with our own shadows.
This year Venus will retrograde through Gemini while contacting Neptune, Mars, Mercury and the Moon. As Gemini rules the lungs and Venus compels us to socialise, this Rx cycle has the potential to move us through this time consciously or take us backwards in our response to the current pandemic.Read more about Venus Rx 2020 workshop
Saturn is digging in its heels at the final degree of Capricorn. The last degree of any sign in the Zodiac is never easy terrain; the Anaretic, or Critical 29th degree, holds immense potency, intensification and stress. As Saturn goes through this chrysalis, the Capricorn dialogue of the recent past centring commerce, capitalism, “the rich” now shifts toward the Aquarian narrative of life itself; togetherness, solidarity, community, being connected in isolation.– Read the Astrology of Social Distancing 2020 here