Venus in Leo With the Gemini Moon Highlights Socializing and Shopping

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The Moon moves to Gemini and Trines Venus in Leo emphasizing socializing and shopping, as several top astrologers explain how this will affect you; plus, astrology news, horoscopes, and famous birthdays for September 8.

Astrology news and horoscopes for September 8, 2020

The Sun is in the sign of Virgo. The Moon is in its waning gibbous phase in the sign of Taurus moving into Gemini.

Current planet positions:

Sun in Virgo; Moon in Taurus moving into Gemini; Mercury in Libra; Venus in Leo; Mars in Aries; Jupiter in Capricorn; Saturn in Capricorn; Uranus in Taurus; Neptune in Pisces; Pluto in Capricorn; Lilith in Aries; Chiron in Aries.

Horoscopes for September 8:

Astrologer Patrick Arundell writes: “The Sun in Virgo aligns harmoniously with expansive Jupiter, assisting us with making positive decisions and enhancing our potential. With both planets in earth signs we may be inclined to the practical and yet very willing to move out of our comfort zone.”

Astrologer Aria Gmitter of Your Tango, writes: “The Moon in Gemini will trine Venus in Leo, a positive astrological aspect for socializing, shopping, and getting your work done.” She adds: “Communication is key to all relationships, and when you have the curiosity of a Gemini Moon mixed with the pragmatism of a Virgo Sun, relationships can become places where true change manifests.”

Astrologer Nadia Gilchrist of Ruby Slipper Astrology explains the effects of Venus in Leo Inconjunct Ceres retrograde in Pisces and Vesta in Leo Inconjunct Pallas in Capricorn. Gilchrist writes: Venus/Ceres is the disconnect between putting yourself first versus sacrificial nurturing…don’t neglect the quiet acts of care that you won’t get appreciation for.” She adds: “Vesta/Pallas is the disconnect between the brilliant flame versus dry strategies. You may be distracted by an all-consuming focus on what you’re creating/celebrating…but maintain your disciplined efforts on essential foundations.”

Born today, September 8: Sun sign of Virgo

Those born today are born under the Sun sign of Virgo (August 23-September 22).

If today is your birthday: Here’s your horoscope!

Astrologer Georgia Nicols writes: “It’s your turn for a fun-loving year ahead! You will be more popular and will enjoy warm friendships. You will also be more grateful for your life and will appreciate the everyday happiness and beauty around you. This year is the time for an important choice.”

Famous birthdays for September 8

Here is today’s list of Virgo celebrities who share September 8 as their birthday!

Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.), (79), Singer Pink (41), Actor David Arquette (49), Rapper Wiz Khalifa (33), Actress Brooke Burke (49), actress Heather Thomas (63), singer Aimee Mann (60), musician David Steele (Fine Young Cannibals) (60), Actor Martin Freeman (49),  Alternative country singer Neko Case (50), TV-radio personality Kennedy (48), Actor Gaten Matarazzo (TV: “Stranger Things”) (18).