The month begins with Mars changing sing from intense Scorpio to freedom-loving fire sign Sagittarius giving you a strong drive to express yourself creatively. You may also find the competition is fun.
On the 10th of January, there is a Full Moon Lunar Eclipse in water sign Cancer. During this time you may begin to wonder if you have enough time in your life for relaxing and contemplating. It is an excellent time for studying astrology, meditating, listening to music and spending time in nature.
A couple of days later on the 12th of January, there is a major astrological event, the Saturn/Pluto conjunction in earth sign Capricorn. The energy of this astrological conjunction will affect us both on a global and personal level. It is an excellent time to heal old wounds from the past and release any negative energy. Something may come to an end. You may have been going through significant challenges at work, and as a result of that, your daily life has been disrupted. You want to look at the structure of your job and see what is working and what isn’t. It is an excellent opportunity to restructure your professional life positively, and also looking at your well-being and making sure that your work doesn’t affect your health.
On the 13th/14th of the month, depending on where in the world you live, Venus moves into water sign Pisces into your area of joint resources and intimacy. The energy of this planet could bring some good news about your partner’s finances, and also you may have greater intimacy during this time.
As the month progresses on the 16th/17th of the month, Mercury, the planet of communication changes sing to Aquarius and moves into your area of relationships and partnerships. It is a great time to focus on communications within your relationships. Talking and sharing ideas with your partner will be important to you.
Soon after on the 20th/21st, the Sun joins Mercury in your area of love, turning your focus from work and daily routine, towards your relationships, both personal and professional. You feel most warm-hearted and loving when relating to other people, in particular, your primary partner. You enjoy being in partnership with someone else. During this time you are also likely to be popular amongst your friends and business colleagues and therefore likely to attract happy unions.
Finally, on the 24th of the month, there is a New Moon in Aquarius in your area of love, where the Sun and Mercury are present at the time. It is a great time to release negative energies from the past and create something new. For those who are single, this could well mean meeting someone special. A fortunate partnership is likely to help you shine in the world and achieve your goals.