Uranus enters Taurus for
the first time in 76 years, May 15, 2018.
This cycle will last until April 26th,
2026. Uranus was last in this sign March 28, 1935-May 16, 1942. Anyone
alive who experienced this last cycle would be currently in their 80's or older.
At the time of this
post Uranus is currently at 27 degrees
of Aries, and moving through it's last few degrees in the sign ruled
by Mars. It enters Taurus this year for just under 7 months in May, then
retrogrades back to the last degrees of Aries (29/28 degrees) November 7-March
6, 2019. This will be the last period
Uranus is in Aries in our lifetimes. And Uranus at 29 degrees of Aries is a
critical degree-sometimes these are major life turning points, and often
endings of some type.Major life decisions can be made.
Uranus will then
re-enter Taurus March 7, 2019 where
it will spend the next 7 years.
The ruler of Taurus
is Venus (money/love/values) and Uranus is considered at its fall in this sign.
This means Uranus will be functioning from a position of weakness. But it will
make aspects to other planets that can be positive, such as Saturn during summer
As Venus rules
Taurus we will see many changes in money, and the way we are affected by money
on the world stage. Taurus rules possessions, and the second house of money and
earned income. It is a fixed sign: it digs in its heels and is slow to change.
As Uranus enters Taurus it squares Mars in Aquarius May
16-19. Uranus is the awakener, the
planet that's shakes up our world. We will likely see major world events around
this time, if not on this day. Uranus is called the planet of unexpected events
for a reason.
On May 16, Mars enters the sign of Aquarius. This creates a
square, or an immediate clash with Uranus. .Mercury at 4 degrees of Taurus is
also involved in the clash with Uranus and Mars. Mercury-Uranus relates to
sudden and unexpected news.
As Taurus rules
money, the potential exists for a drop or big changes in the financial markets
over the next few days. Aquarius is associated with freedom, and we will likely
see world changes that could involve struggles for freedom or to break free of
something. This is a violent and volatile aspect, and it will play out on the
Some readers will
remember 'Arab Spring' began as Uranus entered
Aries March of 2011 at the 0 degree world point.
If you have planets
in your personal chart from 0-3 degrees of Taurus, Leo, Scorpio or Aquarius
something will change or be shaken in your life as Uranus enters Taurus. Uranus
typically cuts away the 'dead wood,' or situations from your life that no
longer serves a purpose, so it may open the door to something new.