Mercury aligns with Saturn favoring communication and travel, as several top astrologers explain how this will affect you; plus, astrology news, horoscopes and famous birthdays for September 3.
The Sun is in the sign of Virgo. The Moon is and its waxing gibbous phase in the sign of Pisces.
Sun in Virgo; Moon in Pisces; Mercury in Virgo; Venus in Cancer; Mars in Aries; Jupiter in Capricorn; Saturn in Capricorn; Uranus in Taurus; Neptune in Pisces; Pluto in Capricorn; Lilith in Aries; Chiron in Aries.
Astrologer Patrick Arundell writes: “Concentration may be easier today as logical Mercury aligns with regimented Saturn encouraging us to get on with deadlines and necessary tasks. We may have more persistence enabling us to knuckle down. And even if we a tad bored by certain activities we could overlook this.”
Astrologer Aria Gmitter of Your Tango, writes: “Mercury, the planet of communication and travel will be in harmony with Saturn, the planet of structure, which means it’s a good day for plotting upcoming trips and setting into place an itinerary. The Moon while in the zodiac sign of Pisces will also harmonize with Saturn, so even though there may be some emotional triggers today, there’s an opportunity to see things for what they are and responding accordingly.”
Astrologer Nadia Gilchrist of Ruby Slipper Astrology explains the impact of Mercury in Virgo trine Saturn retrograde in Capricorn. Gilchrist writes: “Mercury’s trine to Saturn can keep you focused on the essentials, but Saturn’s awkward inconjunct to the North Node is a warning against being too rigid. Keep an eye on priorities but don’t forget that the path forward consists of learning and exchanging new info.”
Those born today are born under the Sun sign of Virgo (August 23-September 22).
Astrologer Georgia Nicols writes: “This year you will learn something that sets you in a new direction, which could be crucial for your success next year. It’s a time of learning and perhaps teaching as well. Explore meditation, yoga or any discipline that helps you get a better understanding of who you are. Invest in your future self.”
Here is today’s list of Virgo celebrities who share September 3 as their birthday!
Actor Charlie Sheen (55), Musician Al Jardine (78), Actress Ashley Jones (44), Valerie Perrine (77), drummer Donald Brewer (Grand Funk Railroad) (72), actress Garrett Hedlund turns (36), guitarist Steve Jones (The Sex Pistols) (65).