Saturn will be in Sagittarius, the sign of travel and philosophy, until December 2017. If Saturn is mastery, what will it mean for you? Check out your Sun sign below. And if you know your rising sign, read for that as well.

Aries or Aries Rising — Mastering the higher mind, journeys. There may be an increase in foreign or long distance travel, especially travel for work, study, and spiritual exploration. After the past two years you had, what have you learned about yourself? What painful lessons have now concretized into a guiding belief or philosophy? Are you ready to preach what you know?

Taurus or Taurus Rising — Mastering finance, wealth, and power. The sooner you can get serious about finances the better. Everything has to be above board and organized. This will also be a time to uncover hidden truths, especially deep psychological material. Good time for self development, therapy, and empowerment. If you are in a long term committed partnership, your spouse’s or partner’s income will be a focus.

Gemini or Gemini Rising — Mastering relationship, both romantic and platonic. This may be a time when you either get married, strengthen a current commitment relationship, or decide to make major yet necessary changes. This will also be a time of major personal milestones for Gemini. Under Saturn’s watchful gaze you will have to step up to the plate and show that you can handle the extra responsibility.

Cancer or Cancer Rising — Mastering health, diet, work, and daily rituals. Sagittarius is your organization sign, the place in your chart where you learn to make schedules, lists, and stick to them. You will learn to stay true to your word and show up on time. The next couple of years will also help you make lasting yet necessary changes to your diet. If your health has been area that you’ve needed to get serious about, Saturn will get you focused.

Leo or Leo Rising — Mastering creativity, passion, risk, identity. Leo is naturally a very artistic and creative sign. What are you creating that has your name on it? In the words of Shakespeare: “This above all, to thine own self be true, And it must follow, as the night the day, Thou canst not then be false to any man.” What is your truth? This may also be a time when children take a bigger role in your life. If taking a gamble, you better make sure you do your due diligence and make sure it has a good chance of working out.

Virgo or Virgo Rising — Mastering where you belong. This is a time to root yourself in the world. There may be a big move during the next two years or home may be a major focus. Saturn may bring an increase in family responsibility. In short, think foundation. You’re building a solid base for the next 15 years. This will generally be more of a serious time in your life, but one about personal and emotional milestones.

Libra or Libra Rising — Mastering communication and the mind. How sharp is your mind? Do you need to go back to school? Take classes? How about your voice? This may be a time when you start a manuscript, begin a major writing project, blog, or strengthen your voice. Sibling responsibilities may be a focus as well.

Scorpio or Scorpio Rising — Mastering money and security. It’s all about money. How do you increase your income? Your bottom line? This is not the time to make frivolous purchases, but to think about long term security. You may be keen to open a savings account or show your employers why you deserve a raise. Also, think simplification. If you are needlessly spending money on services, time to consolidate.

Sagittarius or Sagittarius Rising — Mastering life. You’re in the hot seat the next few years. You’re showing the world that you’re a mature, responsible adult. You will learn to BE Saturn. And since Sagittarius is a sign of wisdom and higher education, this may be the time when you become a professor, a teacher, or show the world the depths of your knowledge. The pressure is on.

Capricorn or Capricorn Rising — Mastering the internal and spiritual. You’re entering a quieter, more reflective time in your life. You’ve had a hell of a past few years and you just need a break. This will be a time to survey your inner world, to seek out spiritual connection, or contemplate existential questions. This may be a time of spiritual retreat as well. In short, it’s all about recharging your batteries.

Aquarius or Aquarius Rising — Mastering community. As an Aquarius, you’re naturally a sign that’s all about friendships and the needs of the tribe over the individual. But Saturn may show you where sometimes you feel like you’re on the outside looking in. Overcome self doubt by becoming the leader of the group. Start networking events in your community or create events where people can gather under the same interests.

Pisces or Pisces Rising — Mastering career. With Saturn in the highest reaches of your chart, it’s time to show the world just who you are. How do you define your role in the world? What’s your profession? The next few years will be all about achievement. No slacking off. It may be a time of greater responsibility, but with hard work comes long lasting success.

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