Do you need a calming break from the intensity of Aries season? If so, you’re in luck, because Taurus is swooping in to bring us the collective relief we crave. While all that inspiring energy was certainly motivating, it can also feel just a little bit too warm at times.
Thankfully, Taurus is here to bring that steady and grounded energy that many of us are craving right now. While we won’t experience many transits this week, the ones floating our way are healing indeed.
Starting on April 19th, we’ve got two major transits taking place.
First, the Sun is entering Taurus, marking a new astrological season. Taurus season is a time of sensory pleasures, a connection with Mother Nature, and a grounded, determined spirit that helps us get just about anything done.
Additionally, on this day Mercury is also entering Taurus, giving us even more of that steadfast, calming energy that Taurus is known for. When Mercury – the planet of communication and information – enters this sensual sign, you can expect your conversations to take on a more visceral and genuine tone.
Taurus is all about being real.
Finally, on April 23rd, assertive, motivating Mars is entering intuitive, sensitive Cancer. You may feel even more protective of your loved ones than usual or even protective of your own energy. If you feel you’ve been slighted, you might also grow moody. But this transit can also bring great insight and intuition to your actions, so this is a good time to trust your gut.
April 19 – April 25 is a Week to Sink Into the Good Vibrations
While Taurus is determined, it’s one of the more laid-back signs in astrology; Taurus wants to play just as hard as they work. This means that you’re going to need to set some time aside to enjoy yourself, or you may risk emotional exhaustion or burnout.
Grant yourself the permission to relax.
We know you want to get things done and make them happen, but it’s going to feel nearly impossible if you have no energy. Energy comes from rest and relaxation, meaning that – whether you like it or not – you’re going to have to let yourself get some solid relaxation in this week, for both the body and the mind.
If you’re having a hard time allowing yourself the permission to read, a personalized astrological reading can help you find the cues you need to trust your gut.
Planetary Locations During April 19 – April 25, 2021
- Sun: Aries (March 20, 2021 – April 19, 2021), Taurus (April 19, 2021 – May 20, 2021)
- Mercury: Taurus (April 19, 2021 – May 3, 2021)
- Venus: Taurus (April 14, 2021 – May 7, 2021)
- Mars: Gemini (March 3, 2021 – April 23, 2021), Cancer (April 23, 2021 – June 11, 2021)
- Jupiter: Aquarius (December 19, 2021 – May 31, 2021)
- Saturn: Aquarius (December 17, 2020 – March 7, 2023)
- Uranus: Taurus (Until April 25, 2026)
- Neptune: Pisces (Until March 30, 2025)
- Pluto: Capricorn (Until January 20, 2024)
Daily Astrology Snapshots for April 19 – April 25, 2021
Monday, April 19
Taurus – Welcome to Taurus season! This is a time to work hard and play hard, making sure to take time to stop and smell the roses along the way.
Mercury enters Taurus– When Mercury is in Taurus, we’re not only more determined with our words, but we’re also able to deliver them more calmly. Don’t be afraid to speak your mind.
Tuesday, April 20
Leo – The Leo Moon encourages your inner child to come out and play. Do something silly or creative today, just to let that wild spirit within run free for a moment.
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Wednesday, April 21
Thursday, April 22
Virgo – When the Moon is in Virgo, we’re better able to look at emotional issues from an objective point of view. This is a good day to approach any challenges you might be facing with yourself or others.
Friday, April 23
Mars enters Cancer – Assertive Mars feels out of place in the sensitive sign of Pisces, forcing you to slow down a bit. Plan your actions carefully and allow plenty of time for emotional expression.
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Saturday, April 24
Libra – The Moon moves into balanced Libra today, helping you negotiate and view emotional situations more objectively. This is a great day for communication, focusing on any issues that need to be resolved.
Mercury in Taurus conjunct Uranus in Taurus – This transit may bring flashes of insight or wild ideas to the forefront of your mind. Try to follow through on any ideas that come to you today, as they may lead to something brilliant.
Sunday, April 25
Venus in Taurus square Saturn in Aquarius – Things may feel delayed or hindered today. Try to start the day with relaxing activities like yoga or meditation to promote stillness and calm throughout the day.
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