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Stars Over Tokyo November 2017

Wish upon a star as they light up the early winter skies

By Cathy Moe
November 1, 2017
Monthly Horoscope, Lifestyle

It's all Venus and Jupiter transiting the heavens this month and that brings love, luxury — and more than just a little opportunity (romantic or otherwise)!

If you’re wondering why there are 13 signs in this zodiac — the additional Ophiuchus (Nov 30 – Dec 17) — you can read the explanation in our first horoscope of the series. Only interested in reading your own ‘scope? Click 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

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Feel like you’re juggling every day? Whether it’s work, friends or on spiritual patrol, your load just got lighter. November begins with Saturn square Chiron. These two can heal the past and restore structure. You recognize what’s real or an illusion. Flavor up your life! Your quest is for hot, juicy, tender moments. Fantasy is overrated as a regular diet. Venus connects with Jupiter Nov. 13. Time to ask for a raise, indulge in jewelry or buy lingerie that’s far too naughty. Venus feels empowered in late November. A good time for upscale or vintage clothing as you cultivate powerful friends.

AQUARIUS February 16 – March 11

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Indulge your wanderlust and revive your psyche. November offers a jolt of freedom as Venus opposes Uranus. Discover the shops that attract your spirit. Peruse a bookstore at Daikanyama T-Site. Join the art scene at Lift Etage. This goddess knows your value. She connects with Jupiter Nov. 13. Mysteries and career ops arrive. Mars energizes your beauty routine as you invest in yourself. Pluto pushes for the status quo. You’re too smart to get caught up in someone else’s past. Skip through this with rising detachment. Share your compassion with what truly matters. Pluto and authority figures acknowledge your power late November.

PISCES March 12 – April 18

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A rich, caramel-smooth month. Chiron, the healer, helps you relax. Considered a “rainbow bridge” between Saturn and Uranus, he connects reality to intuition. On Nov. 13, Venus blends with Jupiter. This is a deep co-mingling, sensuous and full of promise. Expect a few telepathic messages to float through your workspace. Then, Mars fights for your right to look fabulous as Pluto clamps down on finances. Wear metallic eyes in gold and red to add to your allure. Venus knows you deserve the best as November winds up!

ARIES April 19 – May 13

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Invite stunning lights into your life. Breathe in this cool month, not yet submerged in holiday deluge. Venus makes a love aspect to Saturn. She blends her beauty with his stability. Sound tempting? The Sun sextiles Pluto the second week, shining insight on Tokyo’s unique perspectives. Venus does a complete merge with Jupiter Nov. 13. This goddess wants luxury! Which means you shall have it, too. If your career has melted in the mist and it’s too late to climb Mt. Fuji, don’t worry. It’s a short-lived thing. Your strength is recognized late November.

TAURUS May 14 – June 19

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November reflects your deepest thoughts, as if the earth soaked up your feelings. Venus and Saturn enjoy a flirtation Nov. 3. Stability merged with beauty is their theme. Yet this love goddess could leap for freedom the very next day. Keep your boundaries strong and cocktails to a limit Nov. 13. It’s a better time to make an investment — if you feel it without duress. Mars stands his ground to give you options around travel. Be sure to increase your jyoshi ryoku (girl power) Nov. 19 and 20. Venus trine Chiron shows just how far you’ve come, baby.

GEMINI June 20 – July 20

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You’re a wizard when it comes to multi-tasking. As autumn slows down, you speed up! If a partner or loved one seems restless Nov. 11, suggest a weekend trip to shake up their routine. You’re the healer and an adventurer. Nov. 13, you see how fun it is to be adored. Conversations have a soothing quality. If it appeals, reserve a table at Alexander’s Steakhouse for great food and a stunning Tokyo view. Venus pushes you towards your destiny Nov. 21. Don’t hold back — you deserve her gifts. November finishes with news you’ve waited to hear.

CANCER July 21 – August 9

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Wedged between Mars and Jupiter, Ceres shores up your finances. They influence her, but she has the final say. Venus interacts with Saturn Nov. 3. She’s all about love and he’s attracted to structure. The two of them create a beautiful stability. The tight wire between life at home and romance builds. If you’re spoken for, you may attempt to balance the two. If not, you could feel tension on the inner planes. Venus merges with Jupiter Nov. 13. He forces an expansion in your life. Then Mars resists the status quo Nov. 19, with a destiny turnaround the next day. Peaceful healing and comfort flows in late November.

LEO August 10 – September 10

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Leos make excellent parents. Not a parent? Your leadership qualities are needed at work. Autumn colors invite nostalgic feelings. Infuse shocks and let-downs with new skills. Praise efforts as you encourage hansei (self-reflection). Venus sextiles Mars Nov. 3. She beguiles him — he is enticed. Then the Sun dances briefly with Pluto. These two recognize each other’s strengths, as you do with a partner. Venus merges her energy with Jupiter Nov. 13. Romance flows with soulful reflections. As Venus trines Chiron Nov. 26, you can heal a romance. Accept pre-holiday invitations to move forward.

VIRGO September 11 – October 30

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Your ruling planet, Mercury, is known as the messenger. His celestial strides soothe cross-cultural connections. Mercury trines Chiron Nov. 2. Enjoy this healing mind meld. The next day, Venus sextiles Saturn. Love-centered projects stabilize. This picture expands when Venus blends with Jupiter Nov. 13. If you’re wondering what language to speak in the bedroom, Mercury gets it right on Nov. 17. Schedule in your sexy night with confidence. Venus may attempt to go status quo Nov. 21. If it’s not your thing, Nov. 25 is your escape day. If it is, Nov. 26 and 28 move you forward. Starbursts come by. Enjoy the details of your Halloween. Romance may find you there.

LIBRA October 31 – November 22

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Although Libra is the sign of the scales, you are also the yoke of marriage. This does not mean all Librans hanker to get hitched. Ruled by Venus, you could resonate with relationship envy as celestial strings are plucked. If you’re already involved, romantic energies cement your security. Venus sextiles Saturn Nov. 3. The Sun brings friends to increase your income starting Nov. 9. Jupiter, the planet of good fortune, blends with Venus Nov. 13. Mars strengthens your position as Chiron heals your heart Nov. 26.

SCORPIO November 23 – November 29

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November is your month. You are strong in the shadows, accentuating light as it glides by. The introvert aspect of your water sign creates a seductive mystery. Mercury trine Chiron clears up confusion Nov. 2. Then Venus provides a blanket of stability with Saturn on Nov. 3. From there you are recognized by those in authority, especially around Nov. 9. It’s easy to feel a crush as Venus shares space with Jupiter Nov. 13. If you’re interested, make your move. Your destiny subtly turns a corner. Surprise news reveals what romance can offer beginning Nov. 26.

OPHIUCHUS November 30 – December 17

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November works well if you heed your inner whisper. This intuitive edge is imbued in your sign. Things amp up and feelings rise quickly when Saturn squares Chiron Nov. 2. Then Venus comes along the next day to smooth things over. She infuses your self-esteem and watches out for you. Venus connects to Jupiter Nov. 13. You may enjoy comfort, beauty and a possible rush of romance. An enticing flirtation could distract you Nov. 17. Charm and pursuit would be easy if you didn’t have so many obligations. As the new sign of the zodiac, if you feel it’s hard to be a minority, let Mercury clear the way Nov. 24, 25, and 28.

SAGITTARIUS December 18 – January 18

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Want to amp up your energy without exploding your diet? Reach for bold glamor to keep those sugar cravings at bay. Enjoy the statement you make with full berry lips — Mac Deep Plum or Jill Stuart Lip Blossom 21 Black Cherry. Or get inspiration from the daring beauty of others. The stars line up to make sure you’re noticed. Venus connects with Saturn Nov. 3. It’s not a trap, it’s a genuine offer. Then Saturn trines Uranus on Nov. 11. Surprise! Venus and Jupiter blend their focus Nov. 13. You could have a love potion in the works. Watch for Mercury and Mars as they compete for your attention Nov. 19 and 24. Expect Saturn, stable and true, to be the winner.