Venus is the second
planet away from the Sun. Venus is the goddess of love, pleasure, and
all things about relationships, harmony, music, art and all the
beautiful things we have in our world.
retrograde seems to go in 'backward' motion--but that is only because
Earth, in its larger orbit, is bypassing Venus. And when that occurs,
it looks like Venus is going backwards which is not the reality.
Venus only goes retrograde about once every eighteen months in comparison to Mercury, which retrogrades 3 times a year.
who have anything in between Cancer 4 degree and Leo 9 Degree will be
highly affected during this Venus retrograde period, which will last
till September 7.
a Venus retrograde, we may feel despised or disliked. Or just not
appreciated. Whatever we have been watching with "colored glasses" is
suddenly going to tear off our face and we will have to face the
reality and sometimes the ugliness.
who were born with a Venus retrograde in their chart will find this a
wonderful period! Very creative, imaginative, and a lot of forward
movement on projects and passions that are close to their heart will
is a time for you to look at your relationships. It can be with
co-workers, your boss, your best friend, your associates, your children
and your spouse. As Venus rules what we really love, there may be
fights, backbiting and anger. If it's possible, try to take a
When Venus goes retrograde, we really find out who is loyal to us. People may well disappoint you during this time frame.
is not a good time to buy luxurious items or 'pretty' things including
cars. You might take them home but might regret on it later. The car
will disappoint you after you've put the down payment on it.
Gifts bought under a Venus going retrograde--the recipient may not like what you have bought for them.
this Venus retrograde, there are chances of getting cheated, deceived
or in some way not getting the 'real goods'. You will discover this
when Venus goes direct.
is not a right time for cosmetic or optional surgery because you will
not like the outcome of the surgery. Venus rules the veins of our body.
This is not a good time to go for surgery because besides scarring
problems, there is a threat of a blood clot as well.
of us have a craving for chocolates, cakes and sweets more than
usual--especially those of us who are getting affected by the
retrograde degree-wise with our natal chart and another planet is
is a time when one becomes overconfident in matters related to money
and tends to buy an expensive item he cannot afford on his paycheck.
This is not a good time to splash out hard earned money. Hold on to it.
you're in the field of arts, ideas might not come that easily into your
mind. Maybe this is a time to stop trying to create and push more.
some of us, particularly those who are directly affected by degree of
this Venus retrograde, our sex drive may get up. You may feel
passionate about an idea, an event, and a thing that seemed less
important to you before. This will now shine in your life and capture
our tastes for drugs, food and alcohol can be turned up during this
phase. Try not to overindulge in having too much alcohol during this
retrograde time period--it might have devastating results.
is retrograde; we get to polish up our ability to be compassionate
instead of critical, loving instead of being prejudiced and
understanding instead of hating others. To work with this energy, sit
quietly for five minutes a day, see the world objectively and pray for
peace, cooperation and compassion. You will be surprised how much this
will help. Practice meditation daily. Go to a Yoga course and get
flexible on every level!
have a chance under a Venus retrograde to test how honestly we love
ourselves and one another and how healthy is our relationship with our
May Lord Ganesha
bless all of us!!!