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Love Not Hate
This week, the main astrology entails the highly effective pairing of Venus and Mars. Venus and Mars are the symbols for ladies (Venus) and males (Mars). They’re additionally symbols of peace (Venus) and warfare (Mars), love (Venus) and hate (Mars).
Two years in the past, on February 24, 2022, the president of Russia, Vladimir Putin invaded Ukraine. On the identical day, the planet of warfare Mars was at 22° Capricorn, the precise diploma of the epochal Saturn-Pluto conjunction, which happened on January 12, 2020.
What was additionally important is that Venus and Mars each encountered Pluto at 27° Capricorn. These conjunctions happened on the identical day, March 3, 2022.
Venus and Mars left Capricorn after which got here collectively in a Venus-Mars conjunction at 0° Aquarius on March 6, 2022. This was the identical diploma because the Jupiter-Saturn conjunction on December 21, 2020.
Each the Saturn/Pluto conjunction in Capricorn and the Jupiter/Saturn conjunction in Aquarius in 2020 have been important astrological markers, indicating that we have been firstly of a massively essential period in historical past.
I’m penning this as a result of two years in the past was the final time that God of Mars was in Capricorn/Aquarius and it was the final Venus-Mars conjunction. We’re going to expertise one other Venus-Mars conjunction at 6° Aquarius on February twenty second, subsequent week.
It’s an enormous ask however might the upcoming Venus-Mars conjunction deliver a constructive turning level within the wars which are raging on our planet? Or, might there be some sort of intervention that’s about collaboration and a gathering of minds (Aquarius).
Two years in the past, 2022, Mars was undeniably stronger than Venus in its signal of exaltation. This gave the Mars/Pluto conjunction in Capricorn additional power and energy.
This 12 months, 2024, theoretically, Venus and Mars are extra equally balanced in Aquarius. In Aquarius, there’s a theme of collaboration, coming collectively for the larger good.
Venus & Mars Enter Aquarius
Mars and Venus each transfer into air signal Aquarius this week, Mars on Tuesday thirteenth and Venus on Friday sixteenth. Each mixtures are freedom-loving, impartial and unconventional.
Mars in Aquarius fights for humanitarian rights and performs an lively function inside society. Venus in Aquarius combines love and friendship and it’s a couple of assembly of minds, at first. Aquarius is the star signal that’s linked to group actions and the collective. It’s a great time to succeed in out on-line – Aquarius guidelines know-how – and join with folks of like minds.
Venus & Mars Conjunct Pluto
Instantly each Mars and Venus transfer into Aquarius, they meet Pluto at 0° Aquarius. The Mars-Pluto conjunction is on Wednesday 14th and the Venus-Pluto conjunction is on Saturday seventeenth.
Due to this fact, for some relationships, alliances or enterprise partnerships, this can be a essential interval within the 12 months. It could really feel intense and one thing could also be on the verge of ending. Alternatively, you’re in an extremely passionate and invigorating relationship section. Both approach, this isn’t a time to disregard relationships or partnerships in your life. And, discover the place the stability of energy lies.
Mars and Pluto coming collectively might be brutal and ruthless. Due to this fact, this isn’t the most effective planetary image for Valentine Day, Wednesday 14th, which must be all roses, hearts and teddy bears.
Energy, management and anger ought to have little to do with emotion and heart-related connections. Tuesday thirteenth or Friday sixteenth can be higher dates this week to have fun love.
Venus and Pluto coming collectively might be obsessive, additionally doubtlessly attractive. You could possibly interpret Venus conjunct Pluto as representing timeless love. It conjures up the phrases ’until dying us do half’ in a wedding vow.
Venus and Pluto collectively might be passionate, additionally jealous and suspicious. When Mars and Venus encounter Pluto, it’s price asking your self, what has to die to be reborn? There could also be a theme of rebirth or renewal, maybe to do with love or with cash.
The opposite approach of taking a look at this planetary image is that Venus and Mars are working as a staff. So, maybe there’s somebody who can stand alongside you, as you difficulty an ultimatum or deal a loss in your life. There could also be assist and power in the proper partnerships.
Huge astrology arising this Valentines week – will it deliver fireworks or ceasefire?