Here's what the planets have to say about every facet of your life in the month ahead.
April tktktk Until April 19, the sun travels through competitive, impatient, fiery Aries, urging you to take dynamic action—be that through daily, stress-busting runs or aggressive spring cleaning. Then, until May 20, it makes its way through grounded, steady, comfort-loving Taurus, encouraging a...
Health:Around April 7, when the full moon is in your sixth house of wellness, you'll be focused on elevating your work-life balance as best you can. It might be that you've taken on even more responsibility lately, causing you to put self-care on the backburner. Finding ways to infuse your day-to-day with more breathing, stretching, and your favorite rejuvenating workout (like
) can keep you feeling like you can handle whatever curveballs life ends up throwing your way now.Relationships:You could be itching to take the first steps toward a personal transformation around April 22 when the new moon is in your sign. You'll be reflecting on the way you present yourself to others in the world and wanting to make any moves that enhance that feeling of comfort in your own skin. Opening up to those who know you best, like your partner or best friend, can help you get even more clear on how to make the most of this moment, while simultaneously strengthening your bonds.
Career:While social Venus moves through your second house of income from April 3 to May 13, you'll get a bright green light to pitch moneymaking plans. Trading notes with friends and colleagues comes even more naturally, and you'll organically impress those around you with your positivity and pragmatism. The more you can tap into your personal and professional connections to launch your game plan, the more potential for success.
Gemini (May 21–June 20)Health:Adhering to social distancing practices might be especially challenging for you. Luckily, it's easy to find new ways to tend to your wellness routine while enjoying the company of your friends and colleagues from April 11 to 27, thanks to communicator Mercury (your ruling planet) in your eleventh house of networking. Whether you go for more frequent walks while catching up with your BFF on the phone or find out about a can't-miss online barre class through your coworkers, building your relationships through fitness elevates your vitality.
Relationships:While relationship-oriented Venus moves through your sign from April 3 to May 13, your focus is on stepping up pleasure, flirtation, and romance wherever and whenever possible. This could look like scheduling weekly one-on-one time to share what's in your heart with your S.O., if you're attached, or, if you're single, planning a Zoom happy hour with an app match you've hit it off with. Prepare to be met with all the heart eyes emojis, as you're sure to come off as charming and magnetic without much effort at all. (See:
)Career:Feel like you've had to keep your head down and tend to the same mundane professional tasks? That might take a toll around April 7, when the full moon is in your fifth house of creativity and self-expression. You'll want to tap into your playful side and infuse your daily work with a greater sense of wonder, curiosity, and artistry. Approaching higher-ups with diplomatic enthusiasm can set you up for a win.
Image zoomCancer (June 21–July 22)Health:You could be drawn to quiet, meditative, restorative wellness routines as beauty-loving Venus moves through your twelfth house of spirituality from April 3 to May 13. Whether you, start working your way through the various levels on a meditation app, or read that self-care book you've been meaning to dive into, practices that address your heart, soul,
andbody now can feel the most satisfying—and the easiest to incorporate into your day-to-day.Relationships:While transformative Pluto is retrograde in your seventh house of partnership from April 25 to October 4, you'll be reflecting on the ways you might need to shift the power dynamic in your romance (if you're attached) or regain control of your desires (if you're single). This is a time for considering and initiating inner change, maybe even spending time doing self-work to be more in touch with your mental and emotional needs. Then, once you better know who you are and what you want, you can take action that will morph your closest bonds.
Career:Initiate that meeting you've been wanting to have with higher-ups while communicator Mercury is in your tenth house of career from April 11 to 27. You'll be fired up to propose ambitious ideas and to step up your game in an effort to impress and, ideally, receive recognition. Making it clear that you're open to taking the most competitive, boldest direction possible could be particularly appealing to your teammates now.
Image zoomLeo (July 23–August 22)Health:Thanks to transformative Pluto moving backward through your sixth house of wellness from April 25 to October 4, you'll be meditating on the ways you might be clinging too tightly to set patterns and routines related to your health and fitness goals. You might realize that letting go of certain habits would actually be more conducive to achievement in the long-run. Allow yourself space and time to tune into your intuition, and by fall, you'll have a better sense of the exact changes you want to make.
Relationships:Whether you're connecting through scheduled FaceTime chats or revisiting the art of letter writing, your platonic bonds are sure to thrive from April 3 to May 13 while social Venus is in your eleventh house of networking. And if you're missing parties and double dates, schedule a virtual dinner with friends for you or you and your S.O. The group dynamic can bring you a sweet, lasting sense of joy.
Career:Around April 22, when the new moon is in your tenth house of career, you'll be down to get disciplined and organized with your long-term career goals. Polishing up an old proposal you'd previously backburnered, allowing your artistic impulses to fuel a new project, or picking a mentor's brain with Qs about your best next steps could feel enlivening and set the tone for major, gratifying professional growth.
Image zoomVirgo (August 23–September 22)Health:Though it's not quite like you, you'll be itching to toss your tried-and-true fitness plan out the window in order to start something entirely new and, ideally, thrilling on April 7. This is thanks to go-getter Mars in your sixth house of wellness forming a tense square to gamechanger Uranus in your ninth house of adventure. If you can adopt skills (think: learning
you can do without equipment) along the way, even better. Diving into a bold, unusual routine without overthinking can feel all sorts of liberating.Relationships:You'll feel emboldened to broaden your horizons and share an extraordinary experience with your significant other or a potential partner while the confident sun is in your ninth house of adventure from April 19 to May 20. This could mean taking a virtual tour of an art museum you've always wanted to visit or researching exciting overseas travel you'll book down the road. Learning and exploring together can set the stage for rom-com-level sparks to fly. (Related:
)Career:Around April 7, when the full moon lands in your second house of income, give yourself some time and space to think about how your work could better reflect your values. It might be that you've been focused on your daily hustle and doing everything you can to appease higher-ups and colleagues for so long that you'll do well to revisit your long-term needs. And as you hold those factors in mind, you'll be more prepared to manifest your vision.
Image zoomLibra (September 23–October 22)Health:Your imagination and spirituality could feel amplified on April 3 when communicator Mercury pairs up with dreamy Neptune in your sixth house of wellness. Applying this to your health and fitness efforts can feel inspiring, leading you to explore new ways to manage stress and keep your mind and body in balance (like checking out an online meditation class or
).Relationships:Once the confident sun is in your eighth house of emotional bonds and sexual intimacy from April 19 to May 20, you could find yourself wanting to take your relationship to the next level—or connect with someone new who lights up your mind, body, and heart. Surface-level conversations just aren't cutting it right now, and that's OK. Being forthcoming about your desires is the first step to making them real.
Career:You'll be craving new, eye-opening experiences in your work while social Venus is in your ninth house of higher education from April 3 to May 13. Now's the time to check in with colleagues, peers, and higher-ups about the types of online courses, research, or long-term projects you can take on to satisfy this urge. What you learn could ultimately set up your ability to level-up in your career.
Image zoomScorpio (October 23–November 21)Health:You'll be driven to research simple, everyday, social distancing-friendly ways to keep working toward your fitness goals while communicator Mercury is in your sixth house of wellness from April 11 to 27. Think learning alongside friends and loved ones—think checking out a celeb trainer's online program or
. Getting your mind buzzing can amplify your motivation and progress.Relationships:You'll be especially focused on one-on-one bonding with your S.O. or making a soul mate-like connection around April 22 when the new moon is in your seventh house of partnership. The moves you make now can set a particular tone in the months to come, so be sure to check in with your intuition and heart, and allow what you have to say to accurately represent your desires. Alongside someone special, you can nurture or manifest that reciprocal, deeply intimate bond you're dreaming about.
Career:You could find you're drawn to long periods of solo work around April 7 when the full moon is in your twelfth house of spirituality. But ensuring you have downtime is key, as you could feel like you're on the edge of burnout. Plus, finding ways to strike a balance between self-care and your diligent efforts on the job keeps you firing on all cylinders and prepared to possibly step up and into the spotlight in the weeks to come.
Image zoomSagittarius (November 22–December 21)Health:Thanks to the confident sun's trip through your sixth house of wellness from April 19 to May 20, you'll feel a burst of gung-ho energy you can apply to tackle an ongoing health stressor that's almost begun to feel normal (like sleep difficulties or struggling to eat clean). Researching new
or meal prep for the week might seem minor in the grand scheme of things, but it could actually serve as a building block for your overall well-being—while keeping you feeling vital and centered.Relationships:Spending time one-on-one with your S.O. or someone special will likely feel more fulfilling than usual while romantic Venus moves through your seventh house of partnership from April 3 to May 13. If you're single, you could surprise yourself with how creative you can get planning Zoom or FaceTime dates. If you're attached, you could find it's bond-bolstering to get back to basics with your partner (think: playing games or watching shows you both loved as kids).
Career:If there's an artistic moneymaking project you've had your heart set on pursuing, you could feel fired up to take the initiative on it come April 15 when the confident sun in your fifth house of self-expression forms a tense square to lucky Jupiter in your second house of income. That feeling of optimism and confidence is unmistakable—and totally worth harnessing in this moment. Just be sure not to take on more than you can feasibly handle.
Image zoomCapricorn (December 22–January 19)Health:You've already been trying to switch up your fitness routine and allow yourself to be more playful with it, but while social Venus moves through your sixth house of wellness from April 3 to May 13, you'll do well to infuse your schedule with more collaborative efforts. Pick your BFF's brain to find out which trainers they're enjoying on Insta, or organize a weekly, happy hour
on Zoom with coworkers. Teamwork makes you feel even more fired up.Relationships:You'll be looking for any excuse to celebrate, flirt, play, and connect in a lighthearted way with your love or someone new around April 22, when the new moon is in your fifth house of romance. Though you might be inclined to brush this urge aside in order to focus on work, try to lean in and see what happens when you let your imagination run free. You could set a sweet new tone for your relationships that delivers emotional satisfaction.
Career:It could be time to step up and into a leadership role or to assume more responsibility around April 7 when the full moon lands in your tenth house of career. Because the full moon forms a positive angle to go-getter Mars in your second house of income, it'll be even easier for you to make bold, courageous moves to get after what you've been envisioning for yourself. Higher-ups can't help but be impressed by your confidence and initiative.
Image zoomAquarius (January 20–February 18)Health:
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Your Leo Monthly Horoscope for AprilYou brighten the darkest days. where is virgo?
Your Aries Monthly Horoscope for AprilIt’s time to start a revolution from your bed.
Your Libra Monthly Horoscope for AprilNo, you’re not afraid to cut people out—snip, snip.
Your Gemini Monthly Horoscope for AprilYour communication skills are finally paying off.
Your Aquarius Monthly Horoscope For AprilYou’re part of the solution.