It’s New Moon time, friends!
This is your monthly shot at launching some exciting new beginnings in any area of your life. Remember that New Moons display the shadow side of the Moon, and are hence very dark. This means that the Moon is symbolizing a slight waiting period before you go hog wild on those new beginnings. During that waiting period, you will receive information that will help you to make even more decisions on those new beginnings. So this month’s New Moon in Leo is going to help you to plant the seeds of new chapters.
The themes of this New Moon are exciting. We have the themes of new beginnings under this tiny sliver of a Moon. We also have Leo themes chiming in here. Leo is the Fixed sign of the Fire signs, and as such is always an exciting companion to have. Leo is ruled by the Sun, and thus has a very vivacious personality that loves attention, flattery, and a little glow on life. Lovable Leo has all of the qualities of fire, and always has a spark of love to share. Leo is friendly, flirty, and always looking for fun. And as a Fixed sign that is symbolized by the Strength card in the Tarot, Leo is loyal to the core.
When Leo smiles, you do too. That little spark of love is contagious. So you want to remember these themes when you are using the New Moon in Leo for love horoscopes this month. It only takes a spark to get a fire going now…so light that spark and make those New Moon wishes count!
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Romantic New Moon in Lovable Leo Themes
Here we have the tiniest sliver of the Moon hanging out in the passionate Fire sign of Leo. You don’t have to be one of the snappy Fire signs to relish in all of the sparks that are going to unite now. All of the zodiac signs will benefit from this glorious energy if you play your cards right.
- Who: Leo will feel this energy the most, as will the other Fire signs, Aries and Sagittarius. But this transit is happening to all of us, so all zodiac signs will reap the benefits and loveliness of the New Moon in Lovable Leo.
- What: The themes of New Moons are the themes of new beginnings. Anything you start now will have been blessed by the New Moon in Leo. Romance, business partnerships, or simply a new writing project like a poem. Is it new? Does it get you excited like Leo gets excited? Then go for it. That is the energy that this New Moon provides.
- When: The New Moon in Leo will be August 1 for the Northern Hemisphere and August 2 for the Southern Hemisphere. Remember that no matter where you are located, the 48 hours before and the 48 hours after these times will be ripe with New Moon in Leo energy! That means starting July 29, get your New Moon wishes in motion and keep making those love wishes until August 3!
- Where: This particular New Moon is dipping into the Fixed Fire sign of Leo, and can be found flirting with the lion’s head portion of the constellation. Imagine you are the head of the lion, and the New Moon is pointing right on your crown chakra, ready to unleash all of your fire within. What are you going to do with this energy?
What happens during a New Moon cycle is this: The cycle runs for 28 days. With this New Moon cycle, we are finishing the New Moon beginnings we began under the New Moon in Cancer last month. Now we start a new cycle, this time in Leo, and the energy shifts from emotional and heartfelt to spontaneous and exciting. It’s not a bad shift, it’s just a shift. What seeds did you plant under the New Moon in Cancer? Many should be starting to blossom about now. If not, use this New Moon in Leo cycle to start fresh.
Use our Daily Horoscopes during this time, and a free Tarot Card Love Reading might help too. But let’s have a look at precisely how this New Moon will impact your romantic lives this August. Are you ready? Time to plant the seeds of new beginnings in love, now.
Aries – Start Your Pleasure Engines
With the New Moon in Leo working your fifth house of pleasures as August opens up, Aries, you are expected to be planting some exciting seeds of new beginnings in romance. This is the playful, nostalgic type of romance that feels like a honeymoon phase. This is a phase of love where you don’t think about what is next, love just happens. You can have this no matter what your relationship status is now, just stay breezy. Have fun. Bring back that inner child. The New Moon in Leo is beckoning fun, and nothing else, but keep it in the light to optimize those romantic blessings.
What are your New Moon wishes in love, Aries?
Taurus – Nurture Your Domestic Zones
The New Moon in Leo is in your fourth house of foundations and home, Taurus, and this is your home base. This can go way back to your roots and legacy, or could actually refer to your actual home. You are going to have more romance by staying in tonight than going out. Stroke the pleasure centers starting from the domestic zones. Focus on the family. You may see some new beginnings on the family front, and this can even include a pregnancy, or moving in with someone special and finally taking that step of a new beginning. It’s a good time to talk about it as well if you haven’t already. The air is alive with this spark of your domestic center.
What are your New Moon wishes in love, Taurus?
Gemini – Use Your Feeling Words, and Mean Them
The New Moon in Gemini is working your third house of communication, and this means that you are really feeling like you need to let some words out. This is true whether you are single or attached. Be careful here, Gemini, and think things through. Use feelings words, and mean it. Don’t say things in love because you think that’s what is needed. Speak from your heart and don’t be afraid to be authentic. The real you that is in the light and aligned with karma is pretty awesome. Show it! Use your feelings words. Your ruler Mercury awakes from retrograde as well. Use it or lose it, baby!
What are your New Moon wishes in love, Gemini?
Cancer – Embrace Your Awesomeness
It’s time to embrace your creative self, Cancer, as the New Moon in Leo arrives in your second house of worth. This is often a money house, but it also is a house of confidence and self-esteem, because too often we tie our Egos up in our wallet. Release that for a second and just show your lover the real you. Dip into that creative self and don’t be afraid to be a little vulnerable. When you open up to that person you care about, single or attached, under this New Moon you can make some incredible miracle producing wishes. Being vulnerable is sexy right now. Let that self-confidence soar and you plant some very romantic seeds of new beginnings.
What are your New Moon wishes in love, Cancer?
Leo – To Thine Own Self Be True
The New Moon in your sign, Leo, is also working your first house of self. This means that you have both the Sun and the Moon shining on who you are as a person right now. That means you should be feeling on top of the world. If you want to snag that special someone, it’s time to show your true self and just be true to who that is. You in your sign wants you to start something really new and exciting now. What new beginning in love do you want? Go for it now. The New Moon is your romantic oyster.
What are your New Moon wishes in love, Leo?
Virgo – Every New Beginning Is Another Ending
There’s an old Green Day song that goes, “every new beginning is the start of some other beginning’s ending.” That theme is very real for you right now, Virgo, with so much Leo energy working your twelfth house of spirituality and endings. The New Moon is working this twelfth house as well, and so you are creating endings while also setting up some exciting new beginnings. Look for ways to be fresh and inspired under this New Moon. It’s time to really catch that Leo spark and put yourself out there, if you want to. But sometimes, a little downtime is a new beginning as well. Take a time out if you need one, Virgo, and answers from that twelfth house guardian angel will arrive. The next step is just around this romantic corner, and you’re about to find out what that is.
What are your New Moon wishes in love, Virgo?
Libra – You’ve Got to Have Friends
The social scene is your wheelhouse right now, Libra, and the New Moon in Leo can certainly help you tap right into that. This New Moon in Leo is working your eleventh house of groups and friendships, and this is lighting a little spark in you when it comes to love. Groups and networking will help you in romance, no matter what your relationship status is right now. If you are attached, get out and mingle with your partner with friends. Have more friends over, or hit the festivals with your besties. Oddly romantic magic happens in the Summer when socializing. And if you are single, do the same! Amp up that social network profile and start filling it with that awesome life of yours. You’ll attract some wonderful things when you do.
What are your New Moon wishes in love, Libra?
Scorpio – It’s Your Time to Shine
You may have a lot of work on your mind over the opening of August, Scorpio, as the New Moon in Leo is working your tenth house of career destiny and public image. But even though this is largely a career house, it is also your house of reputation. You may be undergoing some good karma now with the New Moon in Leo in your reputation house. You are being seen for exactly what you are now, or be seeing some just desserts in love. It’s all delicious for you. Being with someone that is high in status may also be on the romantic agenda. Put yourself out there if you are single, or treat your lover like a superhero if you are not. You will see that New Moon in Leo create a sparkle that lasts.
What are your New Moon wishes in love, Scorpio?
Sagittarius – Think Big Picture
The New Moon in fellow Fire sign Leo is painting a sparkly picture for you in romance, Sagittarius. This New Noon is working your ninth house of Big Picture adventures, and this is causing you to feel more adventurous even than you usually are. You may even be feeling the travel bug right now, whether you are single or attached. Whatever little bug is itching you right now, scratch it. Go on a road trip, single or attached, or try something new on the foreign scene. Or, play the long game with a lover and see where it goes, but only if you mean it. You may even be planning something like a honeymoon or other type of trip right now. Think Big Picture and play the long game in love, or find an adventure and love finds you.
What are your New Moon wishes in love, Sagittarius?
Capricorn – Secrets Share Magic
The New Moon in Leo is working your eighth house of shared resources and secrets, Capricorn, and that is going to have an impact on your love matters if you want some saucy times to arrive. This transit is working in your house of all things taboo. It’s time to break the mould in love and really do something new in your current relationship, or to attract a new one. Don’t be afraid to get a little scandalous, or just toe the line with a partner. And if you just aren’t there yet, use secrets. Or, “I had a dream about you and it was…saucy.” This creates a spark that creates more sharing. Watch the romantic power of secrets under the New Moon in Leo, Capricorn, and you will see your love status elevate, no matter what it is right now.
What are your New Moon wishes in love, Capricorn?
Aquarius – True Love, Actually
Leo is your opposite sign, Aquarius, and the New Moon in Leo then is going to be working your seventh house of true love. So you have some very exciting opportunities to make a big play in love. This is a wonderful time to plant a seed with a special someone and get closer to a commitment or elevation of status. But at the same time, it’s a great time to just have a talk with someone and see where you stand. You are feeling very romantic right now, and feel like whatever happens now could stick. You are right. Follow the flow and the light and the magic that can happen under this New Moon in your opposite sign could definitely create some fireworks. You want them to be the good ones. Shop for healing crystals and you will find the one that soothes the soul if any wrinkles crop up. But they won’t if you stay in the light.
What are your New Moon in Leo love wishes, Aquarius?
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Pisces – It’s the Little Things
It’s time to focus on the little things in love, Pisces, as they will become the big things you don’t want to deal with if you don’t tend to them. Do the dishes, pick up some extra things for your lover, or just start tending to little things. Even a new health routine or fitness program can help you improve in love. And if you are single, start tending to the little things in love that you haven’t done yet to put yourself out there. The New Moon in Leo is working your sixth house of details, and the little things become the big things in love. Leo loves flattery, so compliment someone more, or just put a little flirt out there of the tiniest detail. Brush some imaginary lint off of someone and see what happens. The little things become the big things in love, no matter what your relationship status is right now.
What are your New Moon in Leo love wishes, Pisces?
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