As the curtain closes on fiery Leo season, it’s time for earthy Virgo to approach the stage. Virgo season begins August 22, 2022 at 8:16 pm when the Sun rolls into the constellation of Virgo from Leo and ends September 22, 2022 at 6:03pm pacific when the Sun leaves Virgo and enters Libra. Mercury will also retrograde during this time, intermingling communication mishaps. The stars are asking you to look inward this month to find what you’re truly longing for and appreciate the magic around us in our everyday life.
Virgo is a mutable earth sign and the sixth sign of the zodiac. It’s known for self-improvement, daily routine, organization and service. This Virgo season is providing us an opportunity to start fresh as we enter the end of the year. A great time to achieve abundance, Virgo helps us develop our talents and boost our capacities in complicated situations.
There are a few transits making this year’s Virgo Season interesting, let’s take a look:
- New Moon in Virgo
On August 26, the new moon in Virgo will bring forth the opportunity to spot hidden things in your life. It’s the perfect time to set new intentions around desired goals, while integrating all you’ve learned so far this year. This particular new moon is directly square Mars so there is a sudden tension or combativeness in the air so being particularly cautious that you don’t alienate people around you is on the agenda!
- Mercury Retrograde
This year’s third Mercury retrograde will coincide with Virgo season, starting September 9th and ending on October 1st. This Mercury retrograde has an extra dose of communication wires being crossed and the potential travel mishaps since Virgo is the co-ruler of Mercury. Before you panic, not all retrogrades are bad. Virgo season is allowing us to use this energy to reconsider and reevaluate what is best for us in our day to day lives and then trust that Virgo worth ethic into it making these changes likely to stick for the best.
- Full Moon in Pisces
The full moon in Pisces on September 10 is the perfect time to start reaping all the spiritual fruits of your labor. Think back to the New Moon in Pisces at the beginning of the year – what intentions did you set? You are likely to see an ending or completion to the six month cycle of those during this full moon.
Here’s what’s in store for each zodiac sign this Virgo season. Be sure to reference both your sun and rising signs for greater clarity on navigating these upcoming transits.
Your energetic nature is ignited by Virgo’s passion for health, giving you a jumpstart in making new autumn routines. This is a great opportunity to get back to doing what you love, which is being active and healthy. Take the break from your usual schedule and start planning new workout routines and healthier eating habits.
This Virgo season is about letting go of the plans you’ve made and the ideas you have about how things should be. Reevaluate your goals and identify areas where you can improve. This will help you let go of some emotional triggers and focus instead on what the universe has to offer. By connecting with your inner creative spirit, you’ll be able to channel your frustrations into your favorite hobbies.
Leo season has drained your social battery, Gemini, causing you to focus on recharging as you enter Virgo season. Take this opportunity to embrace hermit-mode by getting back to the basics of life and focusing on your inner life. By maintaining healthy habits early on this Virgo season, you’ll be more equipped to handle any creative or confidence blocks later.
The upcoming weeks will bring a lot of social opportunities, nudging you out of your shell. The eternal homebody, you’ll be encouraged to spend more time with others due to the abundance of invitations. Take a break and dive into a new book or film, as you might be craving more intellectual stimulation.
The end of your Solar Return has you ready to take on the world with powerful confidence. Except, your endless creative projects will need to be channeled into a realistic and organized plan. Turn these ideas into a functioning financial structure before the start of the retrograde. If you are still not getting the compensation you deserve, it’s time to negotiate a better deal.
Happy Solar Return Virgo, it’s time to celebrate with a more confident and focused you. Hone in on your big picture goals and how you want to show up by improving your personal brand. This season is a good time to review your finances and consider if you’re making enough money. Are you in a position at work that ultimately aligns with your happiness?
Your intuition will experience a major activation this Virgo season, connecting you with your unconsciousness. You might feel more spiritual and emotional, process them by recording your dreams in a journal. Maintain balance during this time with meditation and other mindfulness practices as you perfect the details of your life.
Virgo season is all about networking and developing a like-minded team to help you reach your goals, Scorpio. You can confidently connect with others during this time, putting a focus on group-projects to bring your visions to life. This is also a great opportunity to develop a framework for improving your professional career.
Virgo season will have you working hard for your career success, Sagittarius. You’re in an ideal position to start looking for new work, improve your public image, or start some home renovations. You can also use this time to work on projects that you’ve been wanting to complete. Avoid relationship drama and get clear on the goals you have around work.
An abundance of educational opportunities are being brought to the table for you to devour, Capricorn. You are being encouraged to seek out knowledge this Virgo season as recent mental blocks start to fall. Break from the grind, spread your wings and take a leap of faith into your next adventures.
The social connections you’ve made during Leo season will carry with you into Virgo, likely deepening during this time. You may also feel that you are drawn to certain sexual taboos and tricks. However, by communicating with the other person, you can easily find a way to feel comfortable and secure.
This is a great time to talk about your needs, as it allows you to develop a deeper understanding of yourself and your partner. If you are single, avoid getting too carried away and focus on self-care. You will feel more intense and sensitive about your relationships. You’ll be able to start a new venture, develop a business plan, or design a proposal with a partner or friend.