Productivity, common sense and creativity are special gifts of the New Moon in Taurus that happens on April 21 at 12:18 a.m. (PDT) / 3:18 a.m. (EDT). Active Mars aligns favorably with this earthy New Moon to anchor one foot in reality, while another positive aspect from idealistic Neptune inspires imagination and adds a tender touch to this pragmatic conjunction. Dreams can move toward manifestation when combined with patience and sufficient resourcefulness.
Read on to see how the New Moon in Taurus may affect your zodiac sign!
Aries (March 21 - April 19)
Your mind should be on money and proper handling of all of your resources now. This inspiring lunation falls in your 2nd House of Income, reminding you of the abilities that you already have and encouraging you to develop new ones. It's essential to be patient as you sharpen skills that can help you in your current line of work or provide the training for a different kind of job.
Taurus (April 20 - May 20)
This New Moon in your sign provides an almost perfect blend of practicality and imagination. Active Mars' harmonious trine to this New Moon favors creativity and self-expression. Investing time to enhance your presentation abilities can pay off personally and professionally. Self-forgiveness is in order as well with compassionate Neptune's supportive presence.
Gemini (May 21 - June 20)
You may be more productive in the future if you take some time off right now. This New Moon lands in your 12th House of Spirituality and Escape, reminding you that meditation, relaxation and time spent in nature will enrich your soul. Attending to domestic matters and doing maintenance at home provides a healthier foundation for pushing your professional interests in the months ahead.
Cancer (June 21 - July 22)
Involving yourself in group activities and working with organizations that support your ideals are excellent ways to catch the waves of this Taurus New Moon. Assertive Mars' favorable alignment with this lunation sharpens your thinking and empowers your words. There's plenty of practical energy rising to meet your needs, especially when you're with friends and contributing to the community.
Leo (July 23 - Aug. 22)
Calculated ambition can pay off professionally with this New Moon in your 10th House of Career. However, it's reliability and consistency that pay, rather than being flashy or making big promises. Showing a steady capacity to lead and handle responsibilities should increase your income earning potential. Just be sure to show some kindness when you are directing others' activities.
Virgo (Aug. 23 - Sept. 22)
This Taurus New Moon in your 9th House of Higher Mind and Faraway Places signals the likelihood of a business trip or educational opportunity. Investing in a journey that can change your life or spending money to expand your mind are worthwhile activities now. Assertive Mars in your sign aligns favorably with this lunation to provide controlled passion and precision to achieve your goals.
Libra (Sept. 23 - Oct. 22)
Connecting with a down-to-earth person or bringing more reason to a current relationship is a potential gift of this New Moon in Taurus. It falls in your 8th House of Deep Sharing to encourage intimacy and begin a potential business alliance. It's essential, though, to know exactly what you want from someone instead of simply responding to needs and desires of other individuals.
Scorpio (Oct. 23 - Nov. 21)
Relationships are stimulated by this New Moon in your 7th House of Partners. Putting a current personal or professional alliance on more solid ground is assured when you're both clear about your goals and obligations. Support from your traditional ruling planet magical Neptune's favorable connection to this lunation lands in your romantic 5th House of Play and Romance, increasing your chances for pleasure.
Sagittarius (Nov. 22 - Dec. 21)
This practical Taurus New Moon in your 6th House of Daily Life stimulates a fresh approach to work, habits, hobbies and daily routines. Concentrating on one task at a time is a key to cashing in on its potential rewards. Patiently polishing your skills and paying attention to details may not seem sexy or exciting but is your ticket to being more efficient and becoming more successful at your job.
Capricorn (Dec. 22 - Jan. 19)
This sensual Taurus New Moon falls in your 5th House of Romance to open up your heart and inspire self-expression and creativity. You get a passionate but precise push from assertive Mars in a favorable alignment to this Sun-Moon conjunction that's perfect for education or travel. Gentler words and inspiring conversations are another gift from compassionate and imaginative Neptune.
Aquarius (Jan. 20 - Feb. 18)
Making your home environment more comfortable is one of the benefits of this lunation in your domestic 4th House of Home and Family. Calming old family feuds, making peace with the past and establishing more cooperation with those closest to you should bring more harmony to your life. Seeking a more comfortable abode is a good way to balance the stress of dealing with picky partners or working on complicated projects
Pisces (Feb. 19 - March 20)
You can speak with quiet authority with this earthy New Moon in your communicative 3rd House of Thought. The ability to impress others with your ideas and your words grows when you're solidly rooted in the subject matter. Placating an edgy partner is easier when you rely on facts rather than feelings. Building trust with others will come from calmly expressing yourself simply and directly.