What January’s Lunar Eclipse Means For Every Sign

What January’s Lunar Eclipse Means For Every Sign

Our resident astrologer Rebecca Gordon lends insight into this new astrological movement.

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Eclipse Season is here. The days around January 31 (Lunar Eclipse) and February 15 (Solar Eclipse) will create a portal in the sky to help transform your life path. This is your time to make space and remember who you are. Get back in touch with your super hero self, know that anything is possible right now and, most importantly—surround yourself with high vibe friends. Be courageous and take this leap into your best self. If it feels a little scary and exciting, lean in.

The Lunar Eclipse on January 31 will point to an area of your life to release, the Solar Eclipse on February 15 will show you where there will be important new developments. Pay attention to the events around both days as these will be your times to break up with old patterns and write new life stories.


Release: A Lunar Eclipse in Jan. asks you to release your old ‘love story’ so you can trust again as this year is full of romantic surprises. Release those old alliances that bring you down versus build you up. It’s the year to align with your soul community.

Trust: New business collaborations and developing friendships in February that will open doors for your year to come. Augusts’ eclipse opens the doors to true love. Tap into a new resource of playful creativity as life will not be as trying as those past 5 years!


Release: Any limiting beliefs and glass ceilings (inherited and/or created) around success in your career i.e. there’s never enough time, it’s always hard work, I don’t have the resources to expand. Let go and play in the Eclipse Magic.

Trust: The eclipse of February 15 will invite you to take a giant leap up (not a lateral move) in your career path. It will first be essential to carve out time to imagine, hold the vision and then begin to act in alignment with it. These developments will unfold throughout the entire year so time to take a bigger risk. The second half of the year will draw more attention to the foundations of your life so that your home, real estate, and family life can catch up with all of the upwards motion of your business.


Release: Unproductive patterns of communicating with your colleagues, family and friends. This is a year to explore how your words can be used in more meaningful ways.

Trust: International travel opportunities, global conferences, teaching platforms. Branch out with your communications and how you share your message with the world in broadcasting, publishing, and production. February, July and August will shine brightly on these fronts!


Release: Make room for growth this year and release a previous source of income that is no longer in alignment with you. Something much more exciting is waiting in the wings and you will need to trust this path.

Trust: That funding for a big project will finally come through with the February and August eclipse cycle. The support you need is near, however, you may need to give it a nudge and explore possibilities. A new steady source of income in August seems to emerge from this, however take your time in negotiations to create a plan you are 100% thrilled about.


Release: The old re-occurring romances and partnerships that keep you tied back in the past. Let go of the old sense of self associated with these stories – it will be easier than ever.

Trust: An eclipse in February will open the doors for you to enter a divine union in partnership. This may well be with someone from another culture or country though, the differences will be helpful. This can apply to both business and love. It’s your ‘rebirth’ year with a Solar Eclipse in Leo in August so an important year to remember who you are and tap into greater freedom.


Release: Old health habits and thought patterns that are in the way of you shining even brighter.

Trust: Invest energy in your team and employees this year as a new routine seems to be developing for a new you. Spiritual practices will call you and this new discipline will help to create the spaciousness you crave.


Release: Past relations and communities that are not in alignment with who you are. An Eclipse on January 31 will clarify this.

Trust: The beginning of new love or perhaps a deepening to your present love connection in February and throughout the year. This could mean the birth or a child. Also it could be that you are at last ready to give birth to the project that has been in works for so long. Lean in to your creativity this year.


Release: Recognition without meaning. Release the work that does not give your life meaning as a Lunar Eclipse on January 31 brings the spotlight on you. Here you can decide which line of work you may like to move forward with and be clear on what you will release to live a more purposeful life.

Trust: New developments on the home front and this can mean working from home, buying or selling one or other ways to earn money from your abode. In August an Eclipse will highlight a stellar professional opportunity that can change your course of creation.


Release: Take old ideas off the shelf to create space for something fresh, new and exciting.

Trust: Your seed idea. Your ability to write and bring information together in a beautiful and concise way. Trust your ability to teach and learn and bring your voice to a larger audience.


Release: The Lunar Eclipse of January 31 will shine a light on the hidden areas of your chart – uncovering secrets. This will be your year to delve deeper within yourself and let go of any toxic involvements with others.

Trust: This February, a Solar Eclipse will light up your sector of income, setting up a new road for you to build upon. Focus on what gives you a sense of worth and passion. It looks like there is a great deal of community involvement in this new project.


Release: Relationships that are holding space in your life, though no longer meaningful. Release the roles you played in these to create room for healthy partnerships this year.

Trust: Explore a new form of self-expression as the year kicks off with a bright Solar Eclipse in Aquarius this year. In August a Solar Eclipse in Leo will highlight an important relationship for you – this could be marriage or a lasting business agreement.


Release: The Lunar Eclipse of on January 31 marks a time of endings for you in the area of health and routines. Call it an official break-up with a long-time habit. You will be so glad you did.

Trust: Your path in spiritual development. Also maintaining a strong health routine will be the key to your success this year.

For more from Rebecca Gordon, go to mypathastrology.com, or follow her on FacebookTwitter and Instagram

From: Harper’s BAZAAR US

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