TaurusApril 20 - May 20
Today’s astrologically charged weather encourages us to lay low, meditate, and take frequent breaks from technology — even if that seems counterproductive. With Mars and Uranus energizing the cosmos, power struggles with oneself or others are likely. Taurus, since both Mars and Uranus are in your sign, you may feel like there’s so much internal and external pressure being placed on you. You may not even know how long you can take it. You may be nearing a breakthrough, or breakdown, and you’re not sure which one will happen first. The most essential thing for you to do right now is breathe. Breathe your way through this tension, and know it won’t last forever.
Happy Aquarius season Skymates! Taurus, today the Sun leaves the structure-seeking sign of Capricorn to enter the innovative and free-spirited energy of Aquarius. This month will help us to align even more with the energy of the Aquarian Age. It’s time to challenge the status quo, within ourselves, within our families, within our groups, and out in the world. Taurus, this is a great time to mix things up and bring some new energy into your work spaces. You may be inspired to look at your career from a new perspective. Reflect on how your professional path influences the collective, and from here brainstorm ways in which you can make more of the difference you’d like to be making in the world.
Ruling Planet: Venus, the Planet of Love & Beauty
Where You’ll Find Them: Planting an epic garden, reading a novel, searching for food somewhere
What They Avoid: Small talk, unnecessary outings, and unexpected change
Taurus, the second sign of the zodiac, is symbolized by The Bull. True to its symbol, Taurus is stubborn and inflexible, but also very loyal and self-aware. Taurus is all about security and practicality. They’re the type of person who can remain grounded and solution-oriented. Taurus is ruled by Venus, the Planet of Connection, and is therefore prone to seeking comfort and indulgence. Since Taurus is a sign of extremes — they vacillate between feeling very motivated and productive to feeling sluggish or complacent. As an Earth sign, Taurus benefits from spending time in nature and connecting with the world around them rather than getting lost in the material world.
Taurus is independent and loves their solitude. Professionally, they’d like a career that allows them to call the shots from behind-the-scenes. Taurus prefers working on their own rather than in a big group — they don’t like having to take direction from others. Many Taurus will end up owning their own business or working from home for this reason. Taurus is also a natural artist, but they sometimes hesitate to fully tap into that side of them because they don’t think it will be as financially secure. The ironic part is that if Taurus invests their self wholeheartedly in what they’re truly passionate about, the money and success often follows.
Taurus must learn to control their anger, because while it takes them a while to really get angry, when they do it’s not pretty. Taurus tends to hold a lot of their true self in, and this can make them hard to get to know. But once a Taurus lets you into their life, you see a side of them they rarely show anyone else. Stay on a Taurus’ good side and you’ll have a loyal friend for life. Taurus cares deeply about their friends and family and will go above and beyond for their well-being, but you have to be deserving of that energy first. Taurus has exceptionally high standards and expectations.
Being ruled by Venus makes Taurus one of the most sensual, romantic signs of the zodiac. But you wouldn’t necessarily know that upon first glance because there is a deeply guarded side to Taurus. They’re cautious of letting new people into their lives, so it will take a very patient and special person to unlock the key to Taurus’ heart and have them let down their guard. Taurus commits to those they love in an intense, often possessive way, so getting in a relationship with a Taurus is not for the faint of heart. You’re either in or you’re out with Taurus — no in-between.