Important Dates: January 2021 Daily Holidays, Special and Wacky Days: January 1, National Hangover Day, New Year’s Day; January 2, run up the Flagpole and See if Anyone Salutes Day, January 3, Feast of the Epiphany – Three Kings – date varies, Festival of Sleep Day, Fruitcake Toss Day, Humiliation Day. January 4, National Spaghetti Day, Trivia Day. January 5, National Bird Day. I thought I’d print what the internet considers January holidays! Let’s start the New Year off with a smile!
Each year I tell my readers, that even though the dates have changed for sun signs (usually every year), you are still the sun sign you were born under.
Capricorn – The Mountain Goat or Sea Goat
Physical appearance of the nine planetary types: Capricorn’s ruler is Saturn. Saturn represents a body that is angular and slender with large bones. Their features are stern, and have small or beady eyes; dark hair which may be curly, and a non-descript complexion.
Temperaments: Saturn clings to customs and convention. It is very secretive as to feelings and thoughts. This planet does seek authority on some level and is very conservative. It is a faithful planet.
Positive and Negative Mental Characteristics: Positive: analytical, tactful, thrifty, cautious, faithful, responsible, detailed, scientific inclination, loves research and mathematics, punctual, chaste, just, studios and systematic. Negative: Pessimistic, jealous, stern, timid, suspicious, avaricious, fatalistic, secretive and crystallized.
Spiritual Keywords: She who endures; the ego or consciousness of selfhood, the obstructor, the limiter, the crystallizer, magnetic and the subduer.
Planets in Occult Philosophy: The Lower or Animal Mind. This is the core of the personal consciousness which verges towards corporeal concerns and cannot know the mystery of spirit.
Occupations: Conservative lines of business, real-estate, dealers, jailers, farmers, bricklayers, earthy occupations, miners, night watchmen, undertakers.
Circumstances Induced by the Planets: Saturn causes delays, obstructions, defects, fatalities, impediments, demotions, losses, sorrows, poverty, long friendships, long illnesses, demotions, obstacles, decay, secrets, injuries and habits. It also teaches karmic lessons, patience, tolerance and maturity.
Anatomy: Skin, articulations, auditory organs, gall bladder, skeleton, teeth, ligaments, knees, left ear and secretive system.
|Last Quarter||1/06||16 Taurus 13||04:37 AM|
|New Moon||1/13||23 Capricorn 13||12:00 AM|
|First Quarter||1/28||12 Pisces 11||02:16 PM|
|Full Moon||2/04||09 Leo 6||12:37PM|
|Retrograde Planets||Uranus goes direct on the 11th.|
|Sun goes into Aquarius on the 21st.|
ARIES – March 21 – April 19
Get out of the house, walk around the block, walk the dog, do the unexpected. Staying home because of the pandemic is getting a little too humdrum for your liking. Invite some friends to your house or go out to a suitable restaurant with proper precautions. Great time to learn a new language or play scrabble on your iPad by yourself. It’s time for a new beginning with fun and laughter along the way just in time for the New Year with all of its blessings. You need to deal with your procrastination issues. Take control of your life. Even though finances may seem erratic and unexpected expenses may hit you when you least expect it, you will do well with the new year.
TAURUS – April 20 – May 20
Making concessions and changes are always a good thing. You want to be happy so you are starting to compromise just a little. The new energy of 2021 is for you to handle as many of your responsibilities and obligations as possible while sorting out your life. It is about balance and gratitude for everything you and your family have attained, and for all the blessings you have in your life which will continue throughout the New Year. Love life should be getting more romantic and stronger as the year progresses. You may also be interested in spicing things up or changing some of the rules in your relationships. However, good luck seems to be following you around, especially where finances are concerned.
GEMINI – May 21 – June 21
What a great time to continue writing, painting or singing. You can continue doing anything that is artistic and creative now; learn new crafts, spiritual modalities or gain more useful information. Business and personal partnerships are of great importance to your positive future. You may be confused about many issues now and really don’t seem to be able to make an informed decision. With so much going on in your life, you will have time to sort things out. Take your time in deciding important things in your life or ask for guidance from family or friends. You do have the strength to see a clearer vision of your future.
CANCER – June 20 – July 21
Home life is very important to you. Making some changes from a decorating point of view would certainly pick up your spirits. You want so much to be done with the issues in your life, but feel you have responsibilities at home which may make you feel as if you are trapped. Watching your finances and keeping them secure is very important. Too much is going on and your finances seem affected in a big way. Be wary of things that seem too good to be true – scams abound! Check out things that are offered to you and do your homework so that you will be financially secure in the future. Stick to a budget. Unexpected financial responsibilities may arise so you may need to be sure that you have money in the bank for unforeseen circumstances.
LEO – July 22 – August 22
Fun, creativity and getting to your “to do” list seem right for you at the moment. What else can you bring into your life to make it fun? There may be seminars or training classes that you may want to attend via Zoom to learn a new subject or two with the extra time you have on your hands. You have taken a step to prioritize your life nicely and really need to continue in this direction. Getting organized and unburdened of many peoples’ issues and problems will help you concentrate on what you want to materialize into your life. Love life may be somewhat stressed so why not have a special date night at home together whether you cook or bring in takeout. Do the little things for each other and show appreciation for your partner – that will go a long way in improving any relationship.
VIRGO – August 23 – September 22
It’s a time to deal with any health issues and perhaps start a new routine of healthier eating and exercise. Many internal changes are going on within you and you may feel as if you just don’t know exactly what to do any more. Should you leave your current relationship, job, or home? This can be tricky so make sure you are absolutely sure about any changes in your life and thoughtfully think about how those changes will affect others as well as you. Take your time before deciding on career decisions so that you can make the best choice with you have been stuck in your home, there is so much to keep you occupied that you may even be happy that you have time to finish your projects.
LIBRA – September 23 – October 23
Business and personal partnerships can be hard to deal with. Your intent is to solve issues, but you may run into resistance. Friendships may be strained if you are not diplomatic. Be sensitive to the needs of others and things will work out fine. You need a bit more order in your life now so decide what needs to be done to give you peace of mind. Does your home need to be de-cluttered and organized? Some friends or family may ask for loans so be prepared to say no or give them a lesser amount than they are asking. You are not in a secure financial position that you can help everyone, although you’d like to, so do what you can, but you need to set limits and boundaries.
SCORPIO – October 24 – November 22
You should deal with whichever money issues are important right now so that you can start accomplishing other goals. Save what you can. You have a lot of good luck around you, but you need to grab the opportunities when they present themselves or they may pass you by and never return. Many things are going on behind the scenes, but you are not ready to see them. There may be partnership issues that you may not be ready to deal with; however, keep your eyes open. You may hear something that is somewhat disturbing to you, but if you deal with it calmly and logically, you can quickly resolve the gossip or situation.
SAGITTARIUS – November 23 – December 21
Travel always is appealing to you, so you might be concerned that you haven’t been able to take a well-deserved vacation for some time. You can have all the vacation fun you need when the pandemic is over. New perspectives help you make important decisions that you would have otherwise neglected or overlooked. You are trying to be more consistent, grounded and centered. Everything that has seemed crazy in your life will make much more sense now. You will learn that challenges promote self-growth, inner strength and inner courage. Home life issues will continue to be upsetting at times; however, you are in a much better frame of mind to deal with any difficulties that may come your way.
CAPRICORN – December 22 – January 20
Your career and personal life need to find a balance. You need some quality time with family keeping in mind that you do need alone time as well. Are you making your partner a priority? It’s all about money for you. Even though having money in the bank is for your family’s security, I’m sure they’d trade some of that money for family time. However, you want to know how to make more money, how to keep it as security for your family and future, and most importantly, how to pay off your mortgage and debt. You may also have some concerns about your love life or women in your life who may like you just because of your income.
AQUARIUS – January 21 – February 18
You are getting tired of not being able to socialize with friends and family. Keep yourself occupied with reading, chatting on the cell or Zoom, and in taking online classes. Learn new skills on Youtube. You are settling in to a much more balanced year so everything around you will be making more sense. You are able to make positive decisions about your future. Aquarians can leave the past behind and look forward to new beginnings with family, friends and partnerships. Be very specific in the amount of time and advice you are able to share. Do not let others’ issues interfere with your life because you have a kind heart.
PISCES – February 19 – March 20
This is a time to get back to a spiritual life and continue with metaphysical, esoteric or unfamiliar topics. Home life has its ups and downs and you are a bit confused about your next move. Your mind keeps racing and you have so much to think about that you are getting confused over the multiple options. Prioritize what you really need in your life. Look into different modalities that you can study or learn to find out what you truly need. If you uncover secrets, try to stay focused on your new beginnings without these distractions. You can handle anything that comes your way.
Rev. Vikki Anderson has been a metaphysical teacher, author, and lecturer for over 48 years. She may be contacted at 908-887-0052 to schedule a telephone tarot and astrology reading, or an in-home Feng Shui consultation. Please visit www.vikkianderson.net to order astrology email reports for the New Year or to make an appointment.