What Mercury in Virgo Means for Your Rising Sign 2023
Mercury the planet of communication, mental processing, technology and travel is entering earthy, detail oriented Virgo on July 28th until October 4th.
Mercury will go retrograde while it’s at home in Virgo on August 23rd - asking us to review our perspective and how we view and process the world around us.
♈️ Aries Rising
This transit is asking you to avoid falling into a state where daydreaming is more important than making your ideas a reality.
Keep this in mind, even if your daydreams keep your mind occupied and your intellect aroused and stimulated by a flurry of new ideas.
This transit is inviting you to not over analyze things. Sometimes you should just take a risk. This is not the time for sophistication or searching for hidden meanings in the words or actions of others.
You are being invited to be as a child or you will not see the heaven on Earth.
Do not look back or second-guess yourself.
This transit is inviting you to connect with your innocence and faith.
♊️ Gemini Rising
Remember, the ancient Chinese proverb "Give someone a fish and you feed them today. Teach them to fish, and they feed themselves forever".
You are being invited during this transit to give without expectation, and to enable those around you to be independent.
Your intuition is divinely inspired, and now is the time to be aware of the problems of others less fortunate.
♋️ Cancer Rising
Use your ideas and insights to establish your power, and know real success.
The sheer volume of information to be considered at this time, maybe some thing of a burden in itself.
Give yourself the solitude that is necessary to devote your full concentration to the matter at hand.
Take care that strictness will not cause prudish or unscrupulous acts if there is any deviation from what is considered the norm.
♌️ Leo Rising
By United, and balancing your inner harmony with the skills you have learned in life, you can achieve real success. This transit is demanding hard work to attain this material rewards of inner peace.
You must see your life in the context of the world before you gain the knowledge you seek.
♍️ Virgo Rising
The size or quality of your plan is not the issue. Patience and timing are the keys to unlock future treasures.
This transit is asking you for moderation.
You can experiment as long as you are in harmony with practical considerations of natural laws.
Remember to temper justice with mercy, like tempered steel, your decisions will be much stronger and longer lasting.
You need to be patient so that you can act with timing and position.
Test yourself do you feel anxious or in harmony with life?
♎️ Libra Rising
This is the darkness before the dawn.
Separate the false illusions from reality.
Even though the path may seem frightening and treacherous, you need not fear the mysterious unknown.
This transit is gifting you the space to let your intuition guide you to hidden opportunities.
Remember to save your energies for the challenges ahead, and not squander them on anxious worrying.
♏️ Scorpio Rising
When you have overcommitted yourself, everything becomes a strain.
The resulting fatigue leaves you unable to express your thoughts and drained of power.
Take the time to think through your predicament if you are lucky enough to be able to do so.
This transit is allowing you the space to define your real goals stripped of all distractions.
In this way, tensions will be released, and your limited energies can be put to their best use.
♐️ Sagittarius Rising
Focus on relationships, mutual affinity, and union.
This transit represents all that is clear, nurturing, supportive and comforting and romantic, familial and business partnerships.
There is potential for the development of a loving union and room for passions to grow. It would be a heartfelt emotional exchange of some sort, but all may not be revealed.
This transit is gifting you the space to get clear on what you need in relationships and learn what romance truly means.
♑️ Capricorn Rising
You must gather and maintain great strength and reserve. Prepare to defend your position even if it’s unpopular with those your respect.
You may have to bide your time, but stay faithful to your purpose. This transit is supporting you in applying the techniques of military like discipline to the development of your strength of will, character and body, to support you when the time of challenge approaches.
This transit is supporting you in adopting a viewpoint that allows you to see directly as a child, and look for playmates or soulmates for a collaboration and a happy enterprise.
Let this moment of openness be joined with practicality, and find others who will add the specific skills for a successful conclusion to a shared venture.
Now is the time to reap what you have sown.
♓️ Pisces Rising
Fear of failing, or indulging in worry about future results will not determine a good outcome.
This transit is supporting you to cope with frustration.
If hard work has not paid off as you planned remember that expectations are almost always unreasonable.
You must keep a strong desire to achieve even in the face of defeat.
The roots have dug deeply into the soil and the garden will bloom again, on its own time.
Remember that it is neither profitable nor necessary to continually measure your projects growth.