Capricorn (December 22 - January 19)
What is the most valuable resource? For Capricorn, the answer is clear: Time. Capricorn is climbing the mountain straight to the top and knows that patience, perseverance, and dedication is the only way to scale. The last earth sign of the zodiac, Capricorn, is represented by the sea-goat, a mythological creature with the body of a goat and the tail of a fish. Accordingly, Capricorns are skilled at navigating both the material and emotional realms
Finances are highlighted for you today, Capricorn. This isn’t necessarily a good or bad thing – it just is. Spend as much time as necessary sorting out your records and making sure everything is in good order. It’s never too early to collect receipts and get organized. You may feel inspired to concentrate on budgeting as well.
Every New Year starts with Capricorn season, and according to tropical astrology, the Sun will be in your sign. Now the Sun is retrograding Mercury, which is slightly complex. Mercury retrogression is highly infamous for its damaging impact on electronic devices, so you have to repair and update the devices. Otherwise, they can go faulty. This Mercury can suddenly bring people from the past and surprise you, but please make sure you are not designing any fresh hopes on them that may fail in the end. However, this is a good time to take care of your health, visit your old friends and reconnect with your family.
Venus will be making the first move in 2023 through its transit to Aquarius, and that will surely bring you more money, but you should remember that two planets, Mars and Mercury,, are retrograding, so do not take any risk in anything. This Venusian impact will give you money, but the odd side is that you may also have to spend a lot unnecessarily. So, hold back your rein. Otherwise, it will be hard for you to meet both ends. After the exit of Venus from Aquarius, the Sun will jump into this air sign, but then the situation will improve, and you will not have to struggle. Your career also will be developing from the third part of January.
However, Martian retrogression is not silly, but the good news is this retrogression will end soon, by the twelfth, and after that, your workplace also giving you happiness. Now you are caught up in a difficult situation, but these projects will be progressing after the twelfth. However, please be careful with your colleagues as they may not be over by this retrogression, so you must keep a safe distance from them. It would be best if you were not carried away by this busy schedule and never ignore your health.
2023 will be a crucial year in your life as your ruler Saturn will be in a vital house for finances and will also impact the family. Longer planets like Saturn, Jupiter and Nodes will have an extended stay in one sign. This long stay will bring major moves in one’s life. Saturn is the indicator of time, and Jupiter is the indicator of life, so the impact of this planet will generate some events.
This year’s specialty is that all the planets other than Sun and Moon will be retrograding. The Sun and Moon never retrograde, but the rest of the other planets slow down. Mars and Mercury will retrograde in January, as they started it in December 2022. They both will end the retrogression by January itself. This retrogression means that all the signs will have some delays and obstacles in the first month.
Mercury, the planet for communication and travelling, started it’s retrograde on December 29, 2022, and lasts until January 18, 2023. After that, Mercury will retrograde again from April 21 to May 14, 2023. Mercury will be in retrograde again for the third time from August 23 to September 15, 2023. And finally, Mercury retrograde lasts from December 13, 2023, to January 1, 2024. These retrogrades come with a purpose to make you rethink your past and correct the errors.In 2023, Venus will start its retrograde by July 22 and continue until September 3, 2023. Venus, the planet for love and money, retrograde every eighteen months and this retrograde will challenge the stability of your relationships.
Mars retrograde started on October 30, 2022, and will end by January 12, 2023; in 2023, Jupiter will station retrograde on September 4, and it will end the retrograde by December 30, 2023. Saturn will be in a retrograde from June 17 to November 4, 2023, which will significantly affect everyone’s finance globally.
Career & Money
The goats will climb up the corporate ladder this year, and this will be a successful year. Saturn and Jupiter support your ambitions, so you will witness many opportunities to leave a mark on your career track. Due to the support of Saturn, you will get many chances to find new job opportunities. This will be good news for fresher’s, dropouts and unemployed people. The whole world is going through the backlash of Covid and the recession, but Capricorns will find a way out. Both Saturn and Jupiter have a decisive say in your career. If you work hard, then it will give you many chances to be known as a guide or teacher at work.
Business people should be careful about their investments. If you are a share trader, you can make decent gains. However, please follow the expert opinion. Career and finance are connected to each other, so there will be many opportunities to save money. You are ready to work hard, and that will bring results. Being a Capricorn, you are an earth sign and a moveable sign too. Mars and Mercury will be in retrogression. Mars rules your team settings and the fourth house of home, so from the last part of 2022 onwards, you had some struggles in your career. Luckily Mars will end the retrogression by January itself, so this retrogression will have less impact on your career. However, you have to maintain your dignity in team meetings. Please respect others’ opinions as well.
The quarterly Mercury retrogression will impact the sixth house of work and colleagues. There will be some issues at work, and these seasons could be better. You should recheck your projects before the submission. Please avoid arguments with colleagues during the retrogression. Mercury also rules your foreign trips and collaborations so the retrogression phase can block foreign travel. Especially diplomats and travel and ticketing agents should be careful in these months.From April to May, your creativity will increase and you may feel like taking up individual projects. This year does not favor risky investments, so you should refrain from taking any risk during these months.
The annual solar transit will impact the second house of career from January to March; during these months, you will have concerns regarding your outputs. These are the months for discussion and for appraisals. Many unemployed people will get new jobs, so they should expect a job call anytime this year. Freelancing opportunities will be plenty during these months. Transfer, relocation and departmental change can come from March to May. If you are looking for a transfer, you can expect some discussion regarding these. April to May will also bring new business projects. New career opportunities will come by October, and you must be very careful this season.
Health & Wellness
More than physical health, your mental health will be necessary this year. Saturn is in the sector for ego and hard work. Throughout the year, you are not supposed to take up any extra burden for others. Your ego can get heightened this year, which will be the main cause of arguments and lack of peace. Frequent frictions may make you peace less. Venus, the planet which rules your health sector, will start slowing down during May so you may have some challenges. Your abdominal health will be very important during this time. You have to practice stress management solutions like yoga or therapy.Throughout the year, you will be trying to improve your digestion. Jupiter will be primarily in the sector for the chest region, so you may have to think about a healthy heart. Minor issues related to health can come up during January, March and July. You need to take a rest around this period. You should not rely on home remedies if you have any lifestyle diseases. Eclipses also can trigger your emotional nature. The period from May to June will be the most important time for health. Your diet will be crucial, so you must be more careful with your health during these months.
Love & Relationship
You will be immersed in setting up your career, so you may need to more focus on your life. Being a Capricorn, your love life is ruled by the Moon. So, the love life will start developing after April after the solar eclipse. Moreover, Venus, the planet for love, will retrograde from July to September. If you were on the verge of breaking up, you must be very careful this year. Being a Capricorn, you are very stubborn, but if you want a good relationship, you should be flexible. Please control the possessive nature, as everyone has their limitations. Singles will get opportunities to mingle, and such opportunities will come by the early part of this year. Still, you can trust people you meet in meet-ups. Everyone has vested interests and that may only be known for some. So, don’t take any risks in the relationships.
Moreover, you should not take any risk when Jupiter and Nodes aspects the seventh house of relationships. Neither Jupiter nor Nodes represent love. They represent spirituality and divinity. You need to think twice before getting into any serious commitments as well. During May, Venus will be moving in a slow-down mode through the house of relationships. This will be a complex time for your relationships. You may meet your ex-lovers, but you must think twice before rekindling your relationship. There will be some communication or emotional issues in the relationships as well.
The first half of the year will be challenging for everyone as the planets are rapidly changing their sign and course of transit. Disagreements will be a signature in 2023, so the couples should be flexible. April to May will be ideal for singles to meet like-minded people. During this time, they will attend some parties, and they will be able to meet someone they life. Since Venus does retrograde from July to September, there are better times to get into any commitments. If you were dating much before, you can give promises or enter a relationship during Venus retrogression. Otherwise, you must wait until Venus goes straight.
Due to the placement of Jupiter in the sector for family and home, travelling can be very promising. There will be some short travels as well as long trips. Some of your family members may travel to a distant place. Travel opportunities will be possible during April and October. However, During the Mercury retrogrades, you should have a plan B for travel purposes. Otherwise, you will have blocks. Foreign trips can majorly come from August to October. Mercury will retrograde in August, so you must have backup plans for long trips.