Notes: Mars is under the 3rd aspect of Saturn until Dec. 7th. Cancer, Virgo, and Pisces rising sign persons, companies and countries (including USA) should be careful and patient. (There may be issues for NASA’s InSight Lander Mission on Mars.)
Mercury is under the 5th aspect of Rahu until Dec. 14. Be vigilant with stocks, writing, business, communications, finances, technology, intellectual property, and health and computer viruses.
WHERE THE VEDIC ASTROLOGY PLANETS ARE THIS WEEK:
Sun transits Scorpio, from 12:50 to 19:56°. Sun is closely conjunct Mercury until Dec. 1st. Aries, Libra and Aquarius rising sign persons, companies and countries should be careful and patient. Sun is closely conjunct Jupiter until Dec. 2nd. Taurus, Cancer and Capricorn rising sign persons, companies and countries (including USA) should be careful and patient.
Moon is waning and transits Leo, Virgo, Libra and into Scorpio.
Mars transits Aquarius from 14:14 to 18:44°. Consider inventive, unconventional and humanitarian property matters. Mars is under the 3rd aspect of Saturn until Dec. 7th. Cancer, Virgo, and Pisces rising sign persons, companies and countries (including USA) should be careful and patient.
Mercury transits Scorpio, from 08:26 to 03:11°. Mercury is under the 5th aspect of Rahu, Nov. 29 – Dec. 14. Be vigilant with stocks, business, communications, intellectual property, and health and computer viruses. Mercury is retrograde until Dec. 6.
Jupiter transits Scorpio, from 10:29 to 12:02°. Jupiter starts to come out of the close conjunction with Sun and Mercury. Aries, Virgo, Libra, Capricorn, Aquarius and Pisces rising sign persons should continue to be patient for a few more days.
Venus transits its own sign, Libra, from 04:09 to 07:57°. Venus is outside the orb of influence of other planets. Venus remains in Libra until Jan. 1st. This is favorable for law, women, romance, luxuries, medicine, education, entertainment, and the fine, healing and performing arts.
Saturn transits Sagittarius, from 13:30 to 14:16°. Saturn is outside the close 5-degree orb of influence of other planets. This connects law, religion and education with the elderly, the poor and needy, immigrants, and working-class persons.
Rahu and Ketu transit Cancer and Capricorn, respectively, 03:56 to 03:22°. Those persons with 2 to 4° rising signs or with any planet(s) in the 2 to 4° range in even signs (Taurus, Cancer, Virgo, Scorpio, Capricorn or Pisces — including the USA) should be careful and patient.
The Impact of the Transit Planets for each “Rising Sign” (not “Sun Sign”):
Aries: Focus on income, friendships, older siblings, father and religious figures. These are still associated with a mixture of travel, research, good fortune, delays and setbacks. Take care of your children, education and investments, and be vigilant with debts, disputes and health issues through mid-Dec. Relationships should do well through Dec.
Taurus: Take care of your children, education, and investments; there may be sudden issues. Connect property, vehicles and home life with partnerships. Expect progress with debts, disputes and health. Make work decisions and focus on research, long-distance ventures, and service to others. There may be a work-related windfall.
Gemini: Be vigilant with property, vehicles and home life; there may be sudden issues. Expect highs and lows with income and friendships. Manage health, communications, authority figures and independent projects through mid-Dec. Focus on your children, education, investments and creative projects through Dec.
Cancer: Be vigilant at work to manage setbacks and to avoid accidents. There may also be issues with communications, independent projects or younger siblings. Think big and focus on your children, education, investments and creative projects. Enjoy property, vehicles and home life through Dec.
Leo: Be vigilant with your wealth, status and family life. Exercise patience when speaking and watch what you eat to avoid food poisoning. Focus on property, vehicles and home life and expect success with your children, education and investments. Independent projects should also do well through Dec.
Virgo: Lay low and get extra rest. Be vigilant to manage sudden events for you — or with income, friendships, older siblings, communications and independent projects. Safeguard against debts or disputes with marriage, windfalls, or inheritance. Focus on independent projects and enjoy your wealth, status and family life through Dec.
Libra: Be patient with institutions, sleep patterns, long-distance ventures and/or sudden losses, expenses or separations. On the other hand, expect progress with your income, children, education, friendships, investments, partnerships and independent projects. Enjoy your health, appearance and reputation through Dec.
Scorpio: Be patient with issues with income, friendships and older siblings. On the other hand, there is protection with debts, disputes or health issues. Take a leadership position and expect a lift at work or new opportunities. Focus on writing, business, technology and communications. Enjoy successful long-distance ventures through Dec.
Sagittarius: Be vigilant at work and to manage sudden losses, expenses and separations — and to avoid accidents. There may also be issues with father or authority figures. Children, education, investments, independent project and “service to others” are forefront. Income and friendships are on your side through Dec.
Capricorn: Take care of father and religious figures and be careful with long-distance journeys. There may be both gains and losses with income, friendships, siblings, property, vehicles and family life. Earn from writing, business and communications. Expect success at work and with the fine, healing or performing arts through Dec.
Aquarius: Be vigilant with marriage, windfall, and settlements — and to avoid debts and disputes and accidents in the workplace. Make decisions and focus on communications and independent projects. Gain from joint ventures. Take a leadership position and connect with authority figures. Divine grace is with you through Dec.
Pisces: Expect sudden events with relationships and long-distance ventures. There may be losses, expenses and separations with your status, career and family life. Good fortune with teaching, publishing and advisory roles is likely. Enjoy success with marriage, windfalls, the lottery, and legal or insurance settlements through Dec.
About the Author: David Hawthorne