Aries: March 21st - April 19th
Compatibility: Leo, Libra
Tarot Card: The Moon
Aries this is your month to bask under the magical glow of the moonlight. With the Full Moon turning in your sign on the 24th, followed by the fall equinox on the 22nd, there isn’t much that can’t accomplish or do. Your plans are coming up roses. The only caveat is the awesome power of The Full Moon. in Aries. It’s a double edged sword, that can cut both ways. The Full Moon in Aries during the fall harvest has the potential for great things. However, the brightest light can sometimes cast the darkest shadow. Use this intense power wisely and be careful what you wish for.
Taurus: April 20th - May 20th
Love Compatibility: Scorpio, Cancer
Tarot Card: Five of Wands
Lights, camera, action and lots of drama. If you’re leaving the homestead or someone you love is leaving, you may be feeling the bitter winds of change. Perhaps you’re missing someone or something this month.
The Autumn Equinox on the 22nd on the heels of the Full Moon on the 24th, will undoubtedly bring about a lot of much needed change. You’re walking into the unknown, so of course that can result in high anxiety. Be careful not to take it out on the people around you. It’s easy to blame others in this situation, but now is not the time to play victim. Instead, take a proactive stance and own up to your actions.
Gemini: May 21st - June 20th
Love Compatibility: Sagittarius, Aquarius
Tarot Card: The Lovers
He loves me, he loves me not. What’s a girl or guy to do? Decisions, decisions. Gemini this is your month to stand strong and stand proud. Use the power of the Full Moon in Aries along with the Fall Equinox, to harvest some love magic. The Lovers Card symbolizes long term, significant relationships. However, love this deep can often cut like a knife. Intense wounds leave nasty scars. Love this strong can leave your head swimming in a daze of confusion. Should you stay or should you go?
The answer is to quiet your mind. Then calmly and rationally decide what is best for your long-term life and stick to that path regardless of what you’re emotions are telling you.
Cancer: June 21st - July 22and
Love Compatibility: Capricorn, Taurus
Tarot Card: The Shadow Side
The Shadow of your soul comes out this month to play. But, is the punishment worth the crime? The shadow side represents the dark side of our psyche. This month’s Full Moon in particular may bring out the taboo in you. You may find yourself howling at the moon or dancing naked under it’s spell. However, beware of the aftermath. You may be left feeling anxious and full of guilt for playing such naughty games in the dark. Nothing wrong with a little walk on the wild side. Just remember not to get lost in the dark. A little shadow side never hurt anyone. Just remember too much of anything is never a good thing.
Leo: July 23rd - August 27th
Symbol: Lion g
Love Compatibility: Aquarius, Gemini
Tarot Card: Six of Swords
As you sail away in a new direction this month just remember change is a good thing. It’s a part of life and a part of the process. Going into the Autumn Equinox, brings about a lot of change for many people this time of year. The days and nights balance out into equilibrium, hence the Equinox. What’s great about this card, is that after the storm of emotions and mental conflict, the sun shines as you sail into the light of a new day. The door of darkness and despair must close, so the door to light and prosperity can open.
Virgo: August 23rd - September 22and
Symbol: The Virgin
Love Compatibility: Cancer, Pisces
Tarot Card: Nine of Swords
This is the card of the Drama Queen or King. Perhaps you are the victim of an emotional vampire this month. This card also represents lack of sleep and bizarre dreams. Because this card is the number nine in the suit it means you are near the end of the drama. You may be feeling like you are emotionally and mentally drained, that you are always the victim of somebody else’s blasphemy. It’s important to reflect on your part in the situation. Be careful not to react with vengeance as everything you do will come back to you, three fold.
Libra: September 23rd - October 22and
Symbol: The Scales
Love Compatibility: Aries, Sagittarius
Tarot Card: The High Priestess
You are sitting high on the throne this month Libra with the wisdom of the Triple Goddess as your crown. As the moon blooms in Aries on the 24th, your feminine aspect and intuition are at an all-time high. This is a time for heightened psychic awareness and and manifestation. The high priestess is the maiden aspect of the goddess. She is usually a leader in her coven for she is able to balance the light and dark aspects of the moon. Because of her calm mystical powers, she is able to trust her intuition and manifest a web of mystical magic.
Scorpio: October 23rd - November 21st
Ruler: Pluto, Mars
Symbol: The Scorpion
Love Compatibility: Cancer, Taurus
Tarot Card: Seven of Swords
Someone is not telling you all that there is to be told this month Scorpio. This car depicts a charismatic man with a warm welcoming smile on his face. Yet, the swords by his side are stolen. He is a thief in the night. What you see is not what you get. It’s important to be aware of what’s behind that dashing smile. Consider people’s motives.
The Seven of Swords can also indicate the need to do some scheming of your own. It may be time to think outside the box or develop a new plan of action.
Sagittarius: November 22and - December 23rd
Love Compatibility: Gemini, Aries
Tarot Card: Four of Swords
This month it’s time for Sagittarius to take some much-needed downtime and regroup. The past few months have kept you going at full speed. You may be feeling drained, run down or physically ill. These are all signs that from spirit that it’s time to slow down. In addition, you may be feeling like your world is a never ending carnival ride that has no end. This may leave you feeling disorganized and overwhelmed. In order to recapture your mojo, rest and recovery are essential. It’s time to stop and refill the tank before you run out of gas. You’re running on empty and won’t be able to focus properly until you recuperate your mind, body and spirit with proper rest.
Capricorn: December 22and - January 19th
Love Compatibility: Taurus, Cancer
Tarot Card: Seven of Wands
It’s time to stand your ground this month and create some super solid boundaries. The message from The Seven of Wands is to own your unique sense of style and intellect with no apologies. If If you find others trying to monopolize your personal space and boundaries this month, it’s time for some tough love. Make a list of your bottom lines and draw a big huge line in the sand. Your success depends on you standing by your beliefs this month. The time has come to be your own personal Fairy Godmother and create the happily ever after you’ve dreamt about. Once you do this you can make magical things happen in your life all on your own. You need not look very far except with in your self, as you’ve had the power all along. All you have to do just have to believe in yourself to activate those powers.
Aquarius: January 20th - February 18th
Ruler: Saturn, Uranus
Symbol: Water Bearer
Love Compatibility: Leo, Sagittarius
Tarot Card: Four of Wands
It’s time to put on your dancing shoes this month Aquarius. The Four of Wands heralds a time of celebration, happy times and abundance. It could also signify moving in with your partner and creating the life of your dreams. Whatever the occasion, when this card appears, good luck is not far behind. The Four of Wands from The Witches Tarot depicts four maidens dancing happily under four blooming Hawthorne staffs. Each maiden carries a symbolic bouquet of flowers. The red roses symbolize energy and passion. The yellow roses represent sunshine and friendship. The white roses signify purity and loving emotions. The fourth bouquet, sunflowers, stands for growth and affection.
This card also represents fertility, so if your planning for a little one, there’s no time like the present.
Pisces: February 19th - March 20th
Ruler: Neptune, Jupiter
Love Compatibility: Virgo, Taurus
Tarot Card: Karma
This card represents new beginnings and renewal. As you reflect on your past actions you may find your awareness deepening the in the areas of spiritual studies, karma and fate. This new understanding will bring you into a whole new light and way of thinking. It’s time to cut the ties from the past to make way for a new start. Lessons learned are wisdom gained. Accept that there are spiritual forces working behind the scenes and that everything happens for a reason. It’s time for you to make an important decision this month that will shape your destiny. Keep in mind that karma is real and always has its way. Anything is possible as long as you believe and stay true to your heart.
Credit: The Witches Tarot by Ellen Dugan
Aries: March 21st - April 19th