October's tension is being driven by a force field of planets in "cardinal" signs —the zodiac signs that start every season.
Cardinal energy is driven, leadership-oriented, and at times, entitled. It helps us take initiative but can cause us to be dictators or step on toes. The sun will form a few tricky angles with other planets in cardinal signs this month, and these clashes could drive up egos and battles of will. On October 7, the pioneering sun in Libra will lock into a tense square with cautious Saturn in conservative Capricorn, which could throw cold water on one of your lofty dreams.
In astrology, squares are degree angles that demand compromise between dueling agendas. See it as an opportunity to pause and reassess your plans instead of racing ahead. This could be a day when leadership government, corporate, et al. One serving of accountability: coming up.
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This intense celestial summit could bring hidden information into the open, which could demand immediate action. But you'll have to make sure you're not RE-acting, which headstrong Aries energy makes us prone to doing, especially under an emotional full moon. Dive into a project that requires intense focus, and give your most important people some undivided attention. On October 27, at the Scorpio new moon, the sun and moon will be opposite disrupter Uranus in Taurus.
On the world stage, we may see some curveballs related to the economy.
Capricorn Weekly Horoscope by The AstroTwins | Astrostyle
In our everyday lives, we'll see where we need more stability Taurus AND where we could stand to shake up business as usual Uranus. The month ends with a Halloween trick-or-treat surprise from the trickster planet, Mercury, which will turn retrograde in Scorpio from October 31 to November Put preventive measures in place earlier this month by backing up your data and devices, strengthening passwords, and booking holiday travel before Mercury's mayhem strikes.
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