Mercury retrograde: In search for infinite awareness.
The year of 2020 was the Epoch of Capricorn. Due to the infamous Saturn/Pluto mashup on January 12, 2020 at 22 degrees of Capricorn, many structures and paradigms came down in our lives and in the world. At the end of the year, Saturn, the planet of karma, accountability, restrictions, and structure, entered the fixed air sign of Aquarius on December 17, 2020, where it will transit through March 7, 2023. Jupiter, the planet of expansion, vision, generosity, and life experience, entered the sign of Aquarius on December 19, 2020, where it will transit on and off until December 29, 2021. Jupiter will take a brief tour the Pisces from May 13, 20201 until July 29, 2021, and this will give a preview of a musical and creative renaissance that will unify us all as we do the Aquarian twist and excel in an era of brilliance and disorder.
Saturn and Jupiter paired together at the first degree of Aquarius on the Winter Solstice on December 21, 2020 to build a new twenty vision of community, innovation, and futuristic thinking. Saturn and Jupiter meet up every twenty years to structure new societal trends. This heralded the Real Age of Aquarius, where we structure and magnetize new beginnings through our ability to connect, enlighten, network, and innovate. Saturn will transit in Aquarius through March 7, 2023, and Jupiter will transit here on and off through December 29th of this year. Aquarius is a sign centered on community, electricity, technology, social media, networking, individualism, rebellion, protests, and the collective. It is both time to truly be your unique self; as well as time to be a team member! You can do your own thing, embrace your individuality, and still be part of the collective! It is the Aquarian age, and we will find new ways to invent together.
Mercury, the planet of information, thoughts, and ideas, stationed retrograde on January 30, 2021 at 26 degrees and 29 minutes of the fixed Air sign of Aquarius. This gives a preview of the Saturn in Aquarius transit up until February 6, 2023, which is just a month before Saturn leaves Aquarius on March 7, 2023 and enters Pisces. This gives us a glimpse of what Saturn in Aquarius will be like, and we how we need to structure in chaos and think in communal and infinite perspectives. Mercury entered Aquarius on January 8, 2021, and it will tour here through March 15, 2021. Mercury in Aquarius is social, brilliant, eccentric, and fun! This is an excellent time for networking if you are looking for a job, building your social media, and learning new skills. It is also an excellent time for building your social network — even if it is through social distancing at present time.
Aquarius is the sign of friends, acquaintances, and groups. This is an excellent time for taking new classes and building your skills. Every business will take a more virtual direction in the next couple of years with Saturn in Aquarius. Fixed change will be fast and rapid. It is not unlike the Tower card, which wakes you up in a very sudden and often disruptive manner.
Mercury retrograde in Aquarius can uncover a lot of forgotten information, as Mercury is exalted in Aquarius. It is definitely time to back up your electronics, as Aquarius rules technology, computers, and the internet. Since Aquarius is the sign of acquaintances, you may find that people from all walks of life can reappear. This is a time for expanding your mind and opening up to new modalities of thinking that interest and excite you.
The month of February has amazing opportunities for connecting, as Venus, the planet of relationships, entered the sign of Aquarius on February 1, 2021 and will transit here through February 25, 2021 when it enters the sign of Pisces. Venus in Aquarius is very social, and it makes Aquarians extra magnetic and attractive while it is in their sign. It is helpful for all of us for building and connecting to community as we help ourselves to help others. It really would be impossible to do one without the other in Age of Aquarius and in the world we now co-create.
There are several planets currently transiting in Aquarius, which emphasize the message of the Saturn/Jupiter Great conjunction on 12/21/20: Infinite awareness. The following planets are transiting in the visionary sign of Aquarius: Venus, the planet of love, partnering, and value, Saturn, the planet of karmic lessons and responsibility; Jupiter, the planet of expansion and good fortune; The sun, our ego and identity; Mercury, the planet of thoughts, perception, commerce, and transportation.
Now it is time to dive in deeply with Mercury retrograde in Aquarius to see how you can take the micro steps that lead you on your personal journey to seek infinite awareness these next couple of years. At the same time, grab your seat on the virtual Aquarian peace bus and see how you can be part of the collective and seek connection in an alienated world.