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New Moon in Virgo Asks Us to Take Charge

On August 27, 2022, at 1:22am PST the moon will begin its new lunar cycle in the sign of Virgo. The new moon in Virgo is perfect for kicking off Virgo season, by making lifestyle changes and setting new goals. This celestial alignment can inspire improved daily routines, while dosing us heavy with the need to self-care.

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The new moon represents a fresh start and new beginnings, and its spiritual significance can help us use it more intentionally. Without the light of the moon, we’re pressed to focus on our intuition and utilize our own self-power. It’s an inspiring time to set intentions around our passions and goals and moving our lives in the direction we want.

Navigating New Moon-Virgo Energies

The sign of Virgo is typically one that seeks perfection and to be of service. This new moon enhances the sense of order and clarity, especially when it comes to the moon’s rule over emotions. You might feel like you have to organize everything in order to maintain a certain level of discipline. But, being more tolerant and accepting of life’s imperfections can help in living a more peaceful life.

If you’re planning on working some magic this lunation, the new moon in Virgo is a perfect time to do so. It can help you connect with the spiritual significance of the moon to aid your manifestations.

New Moon in Virgo Spirituality

This new moon in Virgo reminds us to make detailed plans for the future and to focus on our well-being. A mutable earth sign, Virgo’s energy encourages us to keep things simple and orderly as we adapt to changing circumstances. New moons can support us in looking inward and strengthening our decision making abilities.

With the help of Virgo energy, you’ll be able to visualize your goals and anticipate any potential obstacles that may come your way. A great time to start planning and developing a strategy for getting what you want. Grounding meditation practices or implementing a healthy new habit can also help us feel more peaceful.

New Moon in Virgo Transits

The upcoming lunar event does have a few challenges however. Although you might feel the urge to make immediate changes, it’s best to wait for your emotions to cool down first.

The planet Venus and the rebellious Uranus will be in a square, which could cause some significant changes in your heart. Due to the alignment of Mars and the moon, it will be interesting to see how people respond to situations. In addition to Mars’ influence, another important aspect is the relationship between Venus and Saturn. This will bring significant revelations about our worth, allowing us to step up and advocate for ourselves.

These cosmic combination makes for an emotionally charged new moon. Let’s take a closer look at the transits occurring during the August new moon in Virgo.

Venus Opposition Saturn 

A poor time for socialization, the upcoming Venus Opposite Saturn can bring about loneliness, sadness, and delays in love. Better to show love and care at this time through practical actions and avoid attempting to fix relationship issues for now.

A good time for organizing your finances and looking at your debts though. Make a plan to pay off any past due notices and build towards financial security.

While you may feel stoic in handling the emotional flooding this transit brings, it’s okay to let yourself feel everything deeply. By doing so, you’ll gain a deeper understanding of yourself, leading to effective solutions to any problems you may encounter.

Venus Square Uranus

The upcoming Venus square Uranus transit can affect the stability of romantic relationships, causing impatience and wandering eyes. Though, a healthy relationship will not be plagued by any major drama, especially if you have an open-minded partner. Having fun in the bedroom will satisfy your urge for more stimulation. If you’re feeling trapped and bored, then you might lash out at others. Liberate yourself from patterns and circumstances that have been holding you back from being fully authentic.

Moon Square Mars in Gemini

Despite Virgo being a sensible sign, staying grounded may be harder than it should be under this new moon. This is due to the tense relationship between Mars and the lunar square. Mars’ influence can make us more impulsive and prone to making rash decisions. We may want to rush to the next idea or desire, it’s important to focus on the practicality of our actions. It’s also important to remember to refrain from making rash decisions.

When the moon forms a square aspect with Mars, you have the necessary ingredients for combative and tense situations. Use diplomacy and caution when frustrations arise, or you may end up alienating those meant to help you. It might be a good idea to find physical outlets for your passions or aggressions.

If you are constantly pushing yourself to reach your goals, avoid creating unnecessary conflict by developing strategies to manage your competitive fires. It’s important to consider the long-term consequences of your actions before making sudden moves.

New Moon in Virgo by Rising Sign

This new moon will have all signs needing to reduce their anger by admitting their feelings as emotional issues stir. Doing so can help release the tensions and put their feelings in perspective. This can also make it hard to navigate new people entering your life, and as if not much is going right.

The new lunar cycle will also manifest in various ways for anyone, so it’s important to know how it will affect your rising sign.

Aries Rising – 6th House

The new moon is a great time to start making healthy changes in your life. It can help you set goals and improve your health, whether that’s by making better work/life boundaries or cooking more regularly. There is no need to make radical changes all at once, small steps add up in the long run.

Taurus Rising – 5th House

The new moon in a fellow earth sign, Taurus, will bring forth your pragmatic side. However, it doesn’t mean that you can’t do something that excites you. There are plenty of ways to find joy and inspiration in life and planning ahead will allow you to do so.

Gemini Rising – 4th House

The new moon is bringing forth the energy of clean and orderly living. Which is ideal for those who are looking to transform their home into a clutter-free sanctuary. This is the perfect opportunity to start revamping your home and getting your private affairs in order.

Cancer Rising – 3rd House

The new moon is bringing forth various opportunities to connect with people over important conversations. It’s important to take a break from the action to allow yourself to think about what’s happening in your life. You might also find that your perspective changes due to unexpected changes in heart.

Leo Rising – 2nd House

The new moon is a time to get your finances in order, Leo. Having a smart budget is a must during this time as it’s a good idea to review your spending habits. It’s time to start planning for the future.

Virgo Rising – 1st House

The sun entered your sign just a week ago, and the cosmos is giving you all the tools you need to achieve whatever you want. Use your keen eye for detail to plan your activities and make the most of the opportunities coming your way.

Libra Rising – 12th House

The new moon suggests you should embrace some solitude and spiritual wellness in order to connect with your inner self. There are many messages that are swirling in your subconscious, but if you are constantly distracted by other people or events, you might not be able to connect with them.

Scorpio Rising – 11th House

The new moon encourages you to think beyond your own desires and focus on serving those around you. This will allow you to make even greater contributions to society. Your gifts will become more powerful as you give them to others.

Sagittarius Rising – 10th House

Your professional life is about to get brighter, Sagittarius, and the new opportunities allowing you to make a name for yourself are starting to arrive. However, don’t get carried away and start making rash decisions. Instead, plan your next move and make it happen.

Capricorn Rising – 9th House

The new moon encourages you to explore new things and feel free to do whatever it takes to reach your goals. As another earth sign, you are likely pragmatic, but there are also ways to pursue more adventurous endeavors without being reckless.

Aquarius Rising – 8th House

Your personal boundaries may need a tune-up. This is the perfect time to start identifying what limits you should be able to reach, and it’s also a good idea to start building structures and healthy behaviors to keep yourself motivated.

Pisces Rising – 7th House

You’re likely to start to turn a new leaf in your relationships, avoid getting carried away by the rose-colored fantasy being presented to you. Instead, focus on the real things that are happening in your life. This lunation encourages you to think about the dynamics of your relationships and identify areas where you can improve.