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Horoscope: Stars Over Tokyo March 2017

What Will The International Women's Day Month Bring You?

By Cathy Moe
March 1, 2017

Only interested in reading your own ‘scope? Clink on your sign below.

CAPRICORN (Jan 19 – Feb 15)
AQUARIUS (Feb 16 – Mar 11)
PISCES (Mar 12 – Apr 18)
ARIES (Apr 19 – May 13)
TAURUS (May 14 – June 19)
GEMINI (June 20 – July 20)
CANCER (July 21 – Aug 9)
LEO (Aug 10 – Sep 10)
VIRGO (Sep 11 – Oct 30)
LIBRA (Oct 31 – Nov 22)
SCORPIO (Nov 23 – Nov 29)
OPHIUCHUS (Nov 30 – Dec 17)
SAGITTARIUS (Dec 18 – Jan 18)

CAPRICORN January 19 – February 15

Color: Poised taupe
Sound: Cherry blossoms drifting
Daily Antidote: Sanctuary space

Winter isn’t what it used to be. You’re caught in the whirlwind of a galaxy in transition. How does that play out for you? Mercury connects with Pluto to assist sharing ideas on International Women’s Day. Even if you’ve been a rogue independent female or a happily content better half, check out some FEW and CWAJ events in March. Then you’ll enjoy funds spent for your pleasure this White Day and some extra time to express your sexy side. Tangerine dreams are likely to come true with the Mercury trine Saturn aspect on the Mar. 29, with just a slight bump that finishes the month.

AQUARIUS February 16 – March 11

Color: Roseberry jam
Sound: Eureka!
Daily Antidote: Pink sea salt

You’re a leader by astrological design. Once ruled by Saturn, disciplined and serious, you’re now aligned with Uranus who says anything goes (at any time, often without warning). International Women’s Day on Mar. 8 coincides with Mercury in aspect to Pluto. This is a celebration and regeneration in the making. You may quickly swoop on a hair makeover by Atelier Haruka or stop by later to look your best as you receive treats Mar. 14 on White Day. Mars approaches a savvy sextile to Neptune on Mar. 27. Your creative, imaginative flow can’t wait. Express yourself!

PISCES March 12 – April 18

Color: Silver shadow
Sound: Snapping finger
Daily Antidote: Chocolate tofu

Shinjuku station has nothing on the number of thoughts in your head. When did you choose to take on so much? March is aptly named (should be called “Run”) as you plow through your commitments. Luckily, International Women’s Day offers a Mercury-Pluto aspect to start a rejuvenating effect. Then on White Day, the Sun conjuncts Chiron. Either you’re basking in the glow or eating chocolate works of art (only the best for Pisces)! Want to check out Club 360? You can celebrate the strength of women everywhere as Women’s History Month heats up.

ARIES April 19 – May 13

Color: Magic magenta
Sound: Whistle
Daily Antidote: Massage your temples

Attracted to fast-moving currents but someone has bottled them up? You can free yourself by sharing the empowerment of Mercury sextile Pluto, which just happens to be on International Women’s Day. Then wander over to Hanegi Park to check on any plum blossoms still floating as you conjure up your perfect partner for White Day. Don’t think it can be done? Black Moon Lilith is currently in a trying tryst with a stellium of planets. She’s the manifesting goddess who demands equality with men. Get through March’s mixed-up moments and you can do anything!

TAURUS May 14 – June 19

Color: Pink coral
Sound: Contented sigh
Daily Antidote: Intuitive whispers

You’ll need your treats, especially this winter month of March. Trustworthy and reliable, you could be asked to join in as Mercury sextiles Pluto on International Women’s Day. Working hard to enjoy love offerings on White Day? Taurus is ruled by Venus, so a bit of pampering may be a requirement soon after. Enoshima Island Spa will restore what you’ve been forced to ignore as interruptions came from every direction. On Mar. 25, the Sun conjuncts Venus for a beauty amp-up. You can get away quickly and return with a fresher outlook and a relaxed new you!

GEMINI June 20 – July 20

Color: Cinnamon orange
Sound: Popcorn popping
Daily Antidote: Mini nature walk

Has the clock has been ticking in double-time, munching your free moments? Not able to find space in your calendar? Abducted by aliens? March is no stranger to your plight. Mercury has a heads-up to go skipping through your schedule, turning days off into a blur. Luckily, Mercury and Pluto start a rejuvenating effect on International Women’s Day. You are heard, right where you are. Channel your empowerment as White Day validates your romantic side. (Warrior goddess that you are, you have more than one skin on your belt!) March brings new visions.

CANCER July 21 – August 9

Color: Robin’s egg blue
Sound: Crispy crunch
Daily Antidote: Pillow nap

Do you ever have moments when you’re trying too hard, and suddenly nothing’s fun? Take a break to reflect. On International Women’s Day, Mercury sextiles Pluto for a rejuvenating effect. You can find those who share your point of view at FEW and CWAJ gatherings. A working mom who needs understanding, too? Network with your own Women’s History Month colleagues. Then the Sun connects with Chiron on White Day, with an elastic response to love. Keep the Mercury conjunct Venus aspect in mind on the Mar. 18 for love as it really should be. Even if it rains!

LEO August 10 – September 10

Color: Dusty rose
Sound: Buzzing bee
Daily Antidote: Retro sunglasses

Not everything flows as it should — and that includes March. This month has its own starts and stops. If you’re just joining in on International Women’s Day, Mercury sextile Pluto can help you find friends at CWAJ and FEW for the very first time. As you’re catching up on your feminist perspective, it’s nearly time to slide into White Day for a truly romantic night. Want to break free of other’s projections? Mercury opposes Jupiter on the Mar. 24. You may choose to stretch your self image at Elana Jade Organic Beauty Salon and have the eyelashes you’ve always wanted to flirt with!

VIRGO September 11 – October 30

Color: Lime green
Sound: Snapdragon roar
Daily Antidote: Butterfly kiss

Virgos are perfectionists. Things just aren’t as appealing if they don’t line up right. You have a sense of design that’s admirable and you do well with accounting and time-management, too. So why is it you can’t bust loose on International Women’s Day? Have your commitments got you in a frazzle? Mercury sextiles Pluto on this day, assisting you to start a new tack. The following week, it’s time to glam up for White Day (just in case!). Mercury trines Saturn on the Mar. 29. Take your children out to play, then head off to enjoy cherry blossom moments.

LIBRA October 31 – November 22

Color: Papaya whip
Sound: Silent stream
Daily Antidote: Ankle massage

Kicking up your heels and feeling fancy free is not always equated with March. It’s the month to get through, before the shrouds of winter finally release their grip. Luckily there’s networking and support with CWAJ and FEW, two professional women’s groups, just in time for International Women’s Day. Mercury sextiles Pluto, adding emphasis to empower your career. White Day and romance seem made for you, but if you’re put on hold, try again on the Mar. 18. Mercury conjuncts Venus, when hearts melt with a glance and beauty is everywhere you look.

SCORPIO November 23 – November 29

Color: Aubergine
Sound: Dragonfly wings
Daily Antidote: Bergamot aromatherapy

Scorpios can be romantic, but you have to be in the right mood for your sensuous nature to reveal itself. One way to get there is to feel secure, which local women’s groups offer in abundance. If you want to celebrate International Women’s Day, check out some FEW or CWAJ events in the city. Mercury is sextile to Pluto on that day, offering powerful new beginnings. Want to be pampered in preparation for White Day, but have children to watch? Take them to Joli Nails in Shirokane, or wait until Mercury conjuncts Venus on the Mar. 18 and beauty becomes the focus..

OPHIUCHUS November 30 – December 17

Color: Pale violet red
Sound: Rain hitting window
Daily Antidote: Half moon pose

You have a lot to integrate and March is the month to do it. You’ll resonate with your female prowess — and career stress — in groups with like-minded women at CWAJ and FEW, just in time for International Women’s Day. Mercury is sextile to Pluto, opening doorways to amp up and step onto a bigger stage. Then White Day arrives with the Sun sextile Chiron. It’s a day to heal and reveal. Take on Shibuya 109 to invigorate your whimsical self and find a few special outfits. If you have time, visit Yushima Tenmangu Shrine to infuse your spirit as Mercury trines Saturn on Mar. 29.

SAGITTARIUS December 18 – January 18

Color: Marianna blue
Sound: Whale song
Daily Antidote: Scent of sweet alyssum

Creativity determination hit a brick wall? Never fear. March is here and soon you’ll be delirious with motion. You can join up with others on International Women’s Day or run away to Azabu Juban for a gelato holiday. Mercury is sextile Pluto. You’re meant to expand your boundaries and enjoy. White Day is marked by the Sun conjunct Chiron. A muscle release massage at AO Spa will heal any indulgence you’re about to dive into. Make canine connections Mar. 18 or 29 by visiting Dog Heart as Mercury conjuncts Venus and trines Saturn for a smile that lasts.