Retrograde Planets

Mercury Retrograde Alert

Mercury retrograde – April 1 to April 25, 2024 The planet of communication Mercury is retrograde from April 1st to April 25th, i.e. it’s moving backwards through the zodiac. This often coincides with communication chaos when the messenger of the Gods, fleet-footed Mercury, takes a break and hangs up his winged sandals. Post goes missing, technology […]

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Astrology Talk Investigate: What Do Retrograde Planets Mean In My Birth Chart?

Astrology Talk are branching out and bringing you a new series of podcasts to run alongside our regular monthly astrology podcast.  You may know us as Christina and Sally but we’re turning detective. Kirkman & Rodenbeck will be using their astrological lens to investigate a new topic each month. You can also watch the video on our

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The Solstice, Cazimi Magic

Sun enters Capricorn  – December 22, 2023 (03:27 GMT)  The Sun enters Capricorn in the early hours of December 22nd. This heralds the Solstice, the change in season when the Sun ‘stands still’ in the sky, the literal meaning of sol-stice (Sun – stands still).  The Solstice is one of the four markers of the zodiac, when we reach

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New Moon Sagittarius, Mercury Turns Retrograde – Start, Stop, Start.

New Moon [20 Sagittarius 40] December 12, 2023 (23:32 GMT) This week sees the New Moon phase of the Moon cycle taking place on December 12th. Traditionally, this is an ideal time for new beginnings. However, before rushing into anything, know that communication planet Mercury will turn retrograde the day after the New Moon on

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Top Tips For Mercury Retrograde

Mercury turns retrograde [21 Virgo 50] – August 23, 2023 (20:59 GMT+1) The planet of communication Mercury is retrograde from August 23rd to September 15th, i.e. it’s moving backwards through the zodiac. This often coincides with communication chaos when the messenger of the Gods, fleet-footed Mercury, takes a break and hangs up his winged sandals. Post

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Monthly horoscopes

Mercury Retrograde: Rethink

Mercury Retrograde  – September 10 to October 2, 2022 Mercury turns retrograde [8 Libra 55] – September 10, 2022 (04:37 GMT+1) Mercury turns direct [24 Virgo 12] – October 2, 2022 (10:07 GMT+1) The planet of communication Mercury turns retrograde this weekend. Mercury retrograde phases last for three weeks at a time and take place three times

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Monthly horoscopes

Mercury Retrograde: Slowing Down Down

Mercury Retrograde – May 10 to June 3, 2022 Mercury The Trickster In true Mercury retrograde style, my Mercury retrograde blog post is relatively late. There’s no point directing you to the advice prior to the communication planet switching direction as we’re already in it. In mythology, Mercury’s alter-ego was the trickster, the thief. Therefore,

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