Soul Astrology Report for May
Welcome to May lovelies! April wrapped up with a potent solar eclipse in Taurus on April 30, and now you’re ready to take a leap of faith and try something new in the month of May. The month starts out with an energetic shift on May 2 as Venus enters Aries. With the planet of love moving through passionate and fiery Aries, you’re less controlled by fear when seeking matters of the heart! Be brave!. On May 3, Jupiter, the planet of opportunity, syncs with Pluto, the planet of power. Your become a magnet for all your heart’s desires, and your hard work finally begins paying off. On May 4, you’re ready to start something new as Mars in Pisces, the planet of action, intertwines with Uranus in Taurus, the planet of plans and innovation.
Change is imminent on May 5 as the Sun in Taurus, representing your sense of self, meets with Uranus in Taurus at the exact same point in the sky. This energy is and shift is much needed. You’ll feel rather eager to break free from all constraints, but plans won’t go as you hoped. Unexpected events, information, or breakthroughs can arrive at this time. So hold your hooves!
Mercury Retrograde, arrives on May 10—this time it is in the sign of Gemini. Mercury is Gemini’s ruling planet, so there may be some typical miscommunications, running late, technological issues and people from our past that may resurface. On the same day, Jupiter, the planet of expansion, enters pioneering Aries. We’re seeking opportunities and following our dreams with renewed confidence. The last time Jupiter was in Aries was in 2010-11. Think back to this period of your life—what were you experiencing? Similar themes may arise in the coming months, until Jupiter exits Aries on October 28.
This year’s spring eclipse season comes to an end on May 15 with a lunar eclipse in Scorpio. Lunar eclipses are all about releasing so please do expect endings and fated events. The Sun in Taurus and Moon in Scorpio will be forming a tense conversation with Saturn in Aquarius at this time, sparking feelings of rejection and restriction so you may feel overburdened by our responsibilities. Be easy on yourself, and do your best to surrender to what you cannot control. Remember, endings make space for something new and more aligned. Here’s to beginnings beautiful!
On May 17 as Mars in Pisces, the planet of drive, meets exactly with Neptune in Pisces, the planet of dreams and illusion, you may feel called to take action toward your dreams, but you may also be struggling with a feeling of uncertainty on how to move forward. Take this time to rest and integrate!
Life speeds back up as the Sun enters Gemini on May 20, kicking off Gemini season 2022. Everyone is eager to connect and socialize. On May 21, the Sun meets up with Mercury Retrograde in Gemini, which can bring information to light. Pay attention to any messages you receive from your intuition. Your Intuition is the guide of your soul! Mercury Retrograde re-enters Taurus on May 22. This is a time to review your personal value system and sense of self-worth. Later on, Mars, the planet of war and action, gains strength on May 24 when it enters Aries. Mars is Aries’ ruling planet, so when it moves through this sign, you’re extra motivated to pursue your goals. Get working on those dreams and goals lovelies!
Relationships take center stage on May 26 when Venus in Aries, the planet of love and beauty, squares off with Pluto in Capricorn, the planet of power and transformation. This reactive energy may unearth taboo topics, repressed feelings, or toxic relationship patterns. Carve out extra time for self-care. A cosmic blessing arrives on May 28 as Venus enters Taurus. Venus is Taurus’ ruling planet, so we can achieve Venusian pleasures much easier as the planet of affection moves through this sensual sign. Been wanting to spoil yourself? Now is the time!
Then on May 29 – Mars, the planet of anger, meets with Jupiter, the planet of expansion, in bold and fiery Aries. If you’ve been holding onto some feelings, you may finally express them today—they’ll definitely be hard to ignore. Find ways to creatively express yourself! Finally, The month wraps up with a beautiful New Moon in Gemini on May 30, bringing a fresh start to the Gemini sector of your birth chart…and a dose of reality.
Look out for these dates and take note of the Astrological events that will be taking place:
- May 2: Venus enters Aries
- May 5: Sun in Taurus conjunct Uranus in Taurus
- May 10: Mercury Retrograde in Gemini
- May 10: Jupiter enters Aries
- May 15: Lunar Eclipse in Scorpio
- May 20: Sun enters Gemini
- May 24: Mars enters Aries
- May 28: Venus enters Taurus
- May 30: New Moon in Gemini
Happy May Lovelies!