Planetary Transits for January 28 – February 8

Note: Transit Jupiter and Rahu remain in close conjunction through Feb. This is not ideal worldwide. Expect extremes with law, religion, banking, students, teachers, lawyers, publishers, consultants, husbands and children. rsz_8025282051_556a921960_o

Those with poor health, tumors, colds, coughs, ear problems, diabetes or a weak hip, liver, pancreas or gall bladder are vulnerable. 
This week’s cases in point: 7.1 Magnitude Earthquake Hits Alaska; Blizzard Buries East Coast; Zika Virus Outbreak in Latin America; Massive Fire Burns in New Orleans.
Sun transits Capricorn, from 13:39 to 20:18°. Sun is under the 3rd aspect of Saturn, Jan. 29 – Feb. 7. Cancer, Virgo, and Pisces rising sign persons, companies and countries should be careful and patient.
Moon is waning and transits Virgo, Libra, and Scorpio. Moon, in Scorpio, is debilitated, Feb. 2 – 4. Watch your emotional state and be careful in public venues.
Mars transits Libra, from 19:00 to 22:29°.  Mars is outside the orb of influence of other planets, but is co-dependent on the strength of its landlord, Venus, (which is weak) until Feb. 20.
Mercury transits Sagittarius, from 21:10 to 25:25°.  Mercury is co-dependent on the strength of its dispositor (landlord), Jupiter, which is weak in degrees and afflicted by Rahu.  Be vigilant with stocks, business, communications and health and computer viruses. Those with respiratory problems are vulnerable.
Jupiter transits Leo, from 28:30 to 28:00°. Jupiter is weak in degrees and CLOSELY CONJUNCT RAHU through Feb. There can be serious and unexpected issues with law, religion, banking, teachers, students, publishers, counselors, husbands and children; and health problems for those with diabetes or a weak hip, liver or gall bladder. 
Aries, Gemini, Leo, Scorpio, Sagittarius and Aquarius rising sign persons CAN wear a yellow sapphire gemstone. Virgo and Pisces rising sign person SHOULD wear a yellow sapphire gemstone. Taurus, Cancer, and Capricorn rising sign persons should help religious persons, teachers, students and children (with food, clothing, service or donations) on Thursdays. Optionally, they can also do prayers or listen to the 108 names of Vishnu on Thursdays:
Venus transits Sagittarius, from 11:19 to 19:57°. Venus is outside the orb of influence of other planets, but is co-dependent on the strength of its landlord, Jupiter, until Feb. 12. Jupiter is completely afflicted by Rahu, so this is also not ideal for Venus. Take care of the women in your life and be careful with romance, luxuries and transportation.  
Saturn transits Scorpio, from 19:44 to 20:18°.  Saturn is in good strength, which should be good for agriculture, manufacturing, and working-class persons. This may also explain the over-abundance/production of oil.
Rahu and Ketu transit Leo and Aquarius, respectively, from 28:25 to 28:22°.  Those persons with 27-29° rising signs or with any planet at 27-29° in odd signs (Aries, Gemini, Leo, Libra, Sagittarius, or Aquarius) should be extremely careful and patient and take care of their health.
Transits for each “Rising sign” (not “Sun sign”):
Note: With the exception of Sun coming under the aspect of Saturn, the transit report is similar to last week.
Aries: Focus on relationships and expect good fortune with same. Your partner may be direct and courageous, and go on a long distance journey of a short duration. Take a leadership position in the workplace and connect with authority figures and large organizations. Your children, education and investments do well. Take care of your father through Feb.
Taurus: Expect good fortune or a long distance journey connected with your parents, property, and home life.  Connect your career with partnerships; these should do well. Take care of your children and investments through Feb. 8.   Watch your health and finances until Feb. 12. Be vigilant to avoid accidents and to manage marriage through Feb.
Gemini: Focus on research and ancient knowledge. There may be gains, income and friendships connected with partnerships, joint ventures and foreign lands. Be patient with setbacks and obstructions with your own self initiatives, and take care of your health and younger siblings through mid-Feb. Be vigilant with all relationships through Feb.
Cancer: Focus on marriage, partnerships, joint ventures, and foreign lands, but be patient with setbacks with your status and family life. Your partner may get a promotion or leadership position. Work out of your home through mid-Feb, but be vigilant to avoid debts, disputes, or accidents with property, vehicles, family life and your own initiatives. 
Leo:  Focus on your health, finances and legal matters through mid-Feb.  Expect support from your partner with these issues. Be vigilant to manage conflict. Work on writing, independent projects and the communication arts. Connect marriage and partnerships with property, vehicles and fixed assets. Take care of your children and investments through Feb.
Virgo: Continue to focus on your property and home life. Work out of your home on writing and the communication arts. Redecorate your living quarters and consider a new car. Be patient with expenses or separations with your children, education and investments through mid-Feb. Take care of your parents, property, and home life through Feb.
Libra: Focus on independent projects and the communication arts, but be patient with short-lived expenses with same. Partnerships and executive decisions remain in the forefront through mid-Feb. Expect gains with property, vehicles and fixed assets. Turn your home into a palace. Be careful with your initiatives and communications through Feb.
Scorpio: Expect gains, income, expenses and separations. Connect your career with independent projects; these get support from perseverance. Speak up as an authority figure and work with large organizations. Watch health, legal and financial issues through mid-Feb. Be vigilant before speaking and take care of your status and family life through Feb.
Sagittarius: Focus on your career, writing, business, creativity and the communication arts. Get a haircut and buy new clothes. There may be gains from property, executive skills and your children and investments. Expect good fortune with your family life. Be vigilant with your health and reputation through Feb. to avoid unexpected calamities.
Capricorn: Expect good fortune with long distance journeys, ashrams, retreats, and foreign lands. Connect your career with same.  For some of you, there may be a marriage or windfall. Take a leadership position, but be vigilant to avoid accidents and manage setbacks through mid-Feb. Be patient with travel, insomnia, expenses and separations through Feb.
Aquarius: Expect gains and good fortune with your own initiatives and entrepreneurial activities. Income, friendships and older siblings, however, are vulnerable to short-lived setbacks and disappointments. Your partner may take a long distance journey, or there may be losses and expenses with same through mid-Feb. Your best bet is your career.
Pisces: Connect relationships with your professional life. Focus on writing, business, communications, knowledge and research in the workplace, but be patient with setbacks. Be vigilant with income and friendships, which are subject to debts and disputes through mid-Feb. There may also be debts, disputes, fire, theft, or scandals at work through Feb.
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