October Horoscope – and the best gemstones for your sign
This month's theme: Spiritual Balance and Harmony
This October is all about finding balance. By taking small steps throughout the month and time for self-reflection, as Venus moves into a retrograde cycle on Oct 5th, we will gain a greater appreciation for the present moment. Spiritual connection and intuition increase near the end of the month; reminding you to take a mindful pause of what is happening on an internal and alchemical level.
Aries ♈︎ March 20-April 20
Your relationships come into focus this month. You may have the desire to share your personal values with a special someone. The way in which you communicate is of utmost importance right now. You want to highlight your best qualities but also allow your true feelings to be conveyed in conversations. Remaining mindful of the role you play in interactions with others is especially important for a fair exchange of emotions.
Taurus ♉︎ April 20-May 21
Career is highlighted at this time and you have the desire to bring something spiritual and creative to the projects you are working on! Relationships with co-workers, supervisors, and colleagues seems pleasant and collaborative at this time. Balancing out your work life with a nourishing spiritual practice will help with keeping your perspective on personal growth and fulfillment!
Gemini ♊︎ May 21-June 21
You may feel that your creative mind is running in a multitude of directions right now. So many ideas are flooding your brain you may not be sure which one to act on first. One of your gifts is to remain curious and interested in the world around you. Maybe try out some meditations this month to gain a clarifying perspective on your deepest heart’s desires.
Cancer ♋︎ June 21-July 23
Family and homelife is highlighted for you right now. You crave the absolute comfort that comes with being at home, relaxing, or spending time with someone you love. Retreating in this way will give you much needed time for deep self-reflection. There may be a craving to get multiple opinions and other people’s perspective on particular situations in your life. Look within to find the answers you seek.
Leo ♌︎ July 23-August 23
You may be feeling restless and unsure of what to do with all of your creative energy! This month is perfect for embracing a routine that brings you balance, focus, and commitment. You are feeling more inclined to share your spiritual experiences with others, desiring a deeper connection to siblings, friends, and people in your local community. A great way to use your energy is to join a local yoga or meditation class this month!
Gemstone: Smokey Quartz
Virgo ♍︎ August 23-September 23
There is something about this month that has you asking questions about why things are the way they are. This leads to a conscious effort to self-reflect and analyze what is going on both internally and externally. You may decide to take steps that allow you to feel more authentic on your spiritual journey or life path. Doing daily meditation at this time is easily achievable and very insightful for you.
Libra ♎︎ September 23-October 23
Your approach to life could not be more beautiful at this time. You seem to have your inner eye on what truly matters. On a deep and soulful level you are engaging in life with passion and courage. With a seeming fearlessness you are able to express, communicate, and share your authentic self with ease. This is a great month for opening up to finding a spiritual romantic connection with someone new!
Scorpio ♏︎ October 23-November 22
Deep down you start to deeply appreciate the person you are while embracing the process of self-love and acceptance. You may find yourself attracted to individuals you are karmically connected to you in order to overcome barriers or lessons that life often provides us. This month you confront your fears with absolute mindfulness and graciousness for yourself and where you are at on your spiritual journey.
Sagittarius ♐︎ November 22-December 22
This month’s energy brings you a boost of courage in the way you define yourself in the public sphere. You are feeling strong, empowered, and ready to reveal your authentic self. You find by being your true self the people you are meant to meet in life with seemingly cross your path with ease. A very healing aspect at this time can be through sharing and telling your unique story or life journey. People seem more supportive and offer up validation more readily at this time.
Capricorn ♑︎ December 22-January 20
A dynamic energy surrounds you this month and your career is certainly the focus. You are confronting how you feel about the work you do. Are you feeling spiritually nourished and fulfilled. The urge to help, lead, and support is strong right now; however, you also need these things in return. Engage yourself in relaxing meditations in order to find the serenity you crave at this time!
Gemstone: Cloud Quartz
Aquarius ♒︎ January 20-February 18
The desire to expand your world view is strong right now. You may be questioning your faith or beliefs and seeking answers from those around you. There may be periods throughout the month where you look to spiritual and enlightened leaders for inspiration. You feel hopeful that the positive energy you possess at this time can be used for the greatest amount of good.
Pisces ♓︎ February 18-March 20
This month you are feeling the need to discover and delve into the deeper layers of your psyche. You desire to share and communicate your experience to others through creative and artistic means. There may be moments when you need to balance your personal needs with the needs of people in your care. You find that staying mindful and openminded keeps you grounded in the moment.