Here is today’s horoscope for each zodiac sign in astrology during the Sun and Moon in Cancer. Find out what’s in store for your Sun, Moon and Rising sign on July 16.
Your zodiac sign’s daily horoscope for Sunday, July 16, 2023.
Aries (March 21 – April 19)
Aries, you may be tempted to click your heels and wish for the comfort of home, but the new man in your sign urges you to take action and create a space where you truly belong. With the lunar nodes moving into Aries and Libra today, this is a crucial turning point for you. As you contemplate what the future holds, you’ll be faced with numerous questions that demand answers. While today typically focuses on home and family matters, the celestial shift compels you to turn your gaze inward.
Intriguingly, it seems that you’re being encouraged to become more self-oriented. The heavens are orchestrating a delicate balance, allowing you to be there for others while remaining true to your authentic self.
Taurus (April 20 – May 20)
Taurus, it’s time to embark on a fresh start and leave the past behind. Grab a piece of paper and consider drafting a contract with yourself. The new moon in Cancer, coupled with the lunar nodes moving into Aries and Libra, marks the beginning of an 18-month period where you can wipe the slate clean and start anew. While there may be lingering issues from the past that require attention, they no longer have the power to hold you back from shaping the future you desire.
Specifically, areas of your life, particularly related to your home, could benefit from improvement. It’s crucial to eliminate any excuses and take full advantage of this special time. Instead, be intentional with your words and actions. Write down a key focus for yourself over the next 18 months, and witness the transformation as you manifest the life you’ve always dreamed of having.
Gemini (May 21 – June 20)
For you, money has never been the sole focus, yet you acknowledge its significance in the world we live in. Though it may seem contradictory to prioritize material things, your understanding of how society operates compels you to shift your perspective on finances. Today marks the beginning of a potential new venture or adventure for you. This could involve starting your own business or forming a partnership with someone born under the signs of Aries or Libra.
As you navigate this new path, you may find yourself reconsidering how you value your time and personal worth. It is not selfish to assign a dollar sign to the hours you invest in your pursuits. Many individuals recognize the value of their time, and you should not be inclined to give yours away for free. Your life has inherent worth, and it’s essential to maintain that awareness as you embark on this financial journey.
Cancer (June 21 – July 22)
It’s time for your annual New Moon in your sign, and in just five days, your solar season will come to an end as the Sun enters Leo. This calls for a push to challenge yourself and accomplish some important tasks. While the future may seem intimidating, it is everyone’s responsibility to take action and pursue what they know deep down they need to do.
You may have been putting certain things on hold, possibly due to your commitment to being there for your friends and family. However, your own experiences and aspirations matter too. Without a clear plan in place, days can blend together without any progress towards the new endeavors you had initially set out to cultivate.
Today, take a small step in a new direction and observe how things unfold. You might discover that you handle these smaller moments better than attempting grand gestures. Whatever path you choose, make sure to set the pace that feels right for you. Remember, the key is to maintain balance and ensure you are moving forward in a way that aligns with your own well-being.
Leo (July 23 – August 22)
It’s a wonderful feeling when you can finally leave the past behind. While memories of past actions, failures, or the actions of others may still linger, you have experienced tremendous personal growth as a result of those experiences. You have evolved from a questioning child to a confident adult, ready to take ownership of your life and capable of handling challenges beyond what you once believed possible. This is a time for celebration, dear Leo.
With the new moon approaching and Leo season just around the corner, it’s an opportunity to reflect on the future and recognize that regardless of your current circumstances, the path ahead continues to hold promise and brightness. Embrace this moment and move forward with confidence, knowing that you have the strength and resilience to face whatever lies ahead.
Virgo (August 23 – September 22)
We all need friends in our lives, and sometimes our focus on tasks and responsibilities can overshadow the importance of nurturing and growing our relationships. Today, take a break from being solely task-oriented, whether that means stepping away from your computer or cell phone and shifting your mindset. Take some time to rest and appreciate the valuable connections you have built over the years. These relationships are the precious treasures life has bestowed upon you.
The people in your life, those who truly understand you and challenge you to introspect, offer invaluable opportunities for growth and learning. Today, consider prioritizing friendships as if they were a celebration or a party, placing them at the top of your list without worrying about finding the time to socialize. You will make time, and engaging in these connections will bring you joy and benefit your well-being. So, give yourself permission to enjoy the company of your friends and revel in the enriching experiences they bring into your life.
Libra (September 23 – October 22)
Discovering your life’s purpose can lead to amazing transformations. Lately, you may have been feeling uncertain about the future, experiencing a sense of sadness and boredom that has left you feeling stuck in a rut. However, it doesn’t have to stay that way. You have the power to make a plan and take action to stimulate your mind and spirit.
Consider doing something this weekend that ignites your curiosity and brings you joy. Engaging in new experiences can nourish your personal growth and open doors to greater possibilities. Remember, the only limitations you face are those created by your own apathy. To break free from the rut, make a commitment to yourself to embark on one new adventure at a time. Challenge yourself to step outside your comfort zone and embrace the unknown.
By taking these small steps, you’ll gradually expand your horizons and regain a sense of purpose and excitement. Trust in your ability to shape your own path and create a fulfilling life. Embrace the journey ahead and embrace the opportunities for growth and self-discovery that await you.
Scorpio (October 23 – November 21)
There are certain things in life, such as past relationships that brought sadness and sorrow, that don’t need to be revisited or discussed again. It’s easy to get caught up in dwelling on what someone did to you, how you reacted, or the lasting impact it had on your life. However, it’s time to put those situations to rest and realize that your best days are still ahead of you.
Why give your power away to someone who is no longer a part of your life or invested in your well-being? Instead, shift your focus towards the joy that lies before you. Embrace the freedom you now have and take the opportunity to rediscover yourself. You have the freedom to shape your life in any way you desire, free from the negative energy of the past.
Release any attachments to the negativity and choose to surround yourself with positive energy and experiences. Your journey forward is filled with endless possibilities and opportunities for personal growth. Embrace your newfound freedom and step into a future that is aligned with your own happiness and well-being.
Sagittarius (November 22 – December 21)
You have consciously chosen to remain single for a while, partly because relationships have felt inconvenient and partly because you haven’t met someone who truly captures your interest. It’s perfectly alright to be content in your own company and find happiness in solitude. However, now you feel a readiness for something new. You are eager to experience love and give it your all, to embrace a romantic connection that fulfills your heart’s desires.
You understand that relationships are not perfect and can be messy at times. Nonetheless, your heart is opening up and embracing the possibility of all the beautiful and complex experiences that come with a romantic partnership. It’s time to step back into the world and actively seek new connections, with the genuine intention of falling in love.
Be open to meeting new people, engaging in conversations, and exploring the potential for meaningful connections. Approach this journey with an open heart, ready to invest your emotions and energy into a deep and fulfilling partnership. Remember, love is a two-way street, and it requires effort and vulnerability from both sides. Trust that the right person will come into your life when the time is right. Stay true to yourself and be open to the possibilities that await you on this path of love.
Capricorn (December 22 – January 19)
Expressing a desire to better oneself is one thing, but when you decide to completely overhaul your life, it becomes a whole new level of commitment and transformation. You may be contemplating making drastic changes and feeling concerned about how others will perceive these changes. However, it’s important to remember that you are living this life for yourself. There are no second chances or dress rehearsals; every minute is valuable, and not living authentically and striving to become the person you aspire to be is a waste of precious time.
Today, set a timeline for the goals you want to achieve, but keep them to yourself. Instead of discussing your plans with others, let your inner passion and desire drive you forward. Feel the fire within you, compelling you to take the necessary actions to create the life you truly want.
Remember, this journey is about your personal growth and fulfillment. Embrace the courage to make bold changes, and don’t allow the fear of judgment or the opinions of others to hold you back. This is your life, and you have the power to shape it according to your own vision and aspirations. Trust in yourself, follow your passion, and take the necessary steps to manifest the life you genuinely desire.
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Aquarius (January 20 – February 18)
As an eternal dreamer, you possess a natural inclination towards impulsivity. There may be a strong urge within you today, pushing you to take immediate action in order to bring about a significant change in your life. This could involve moving to a new space or asserting your independence from a relationship that is no longer serving you.
In this moment, you may feel the pull of two opposing energies: the peacemaker, which reflects your innate desire for harmony, and the forgiver, which represents your ability to let go and extend forgiveness. Today, practice self-forgiveness. Forgive yourself for any perceived shortcomings or instances where you did not take action as you wished.
Remember that change takes time and it’s important to approach it with a sense of balance and mindfulness. Take a moment to reflect on your impulses and ensure that your actions align with your long-term goals and values. By finding a harmonious blend of your peacemaker nature and your capacity for forgiveness, you can navigate these decisions with grace and integrity. Trust in your ability to make choices that are in alignment with your highest good and the fulfillment of your dreams.
Pisces (February 19 – March 20)
As you work towards financial independence, you may experience a mix of excitement, fear, and even a hint of self-doubt. Embrace these emotions as natural responses to stepping into unfamiliar territory. Allow yourself to acknowledge and process them, but don’t let them hold you back.
Remember, financial stability is not solely about money—it’s about empowerment and the freedom to shape your own future. Take one step at a time and set clear goals for yourself. Create a realistic plan that aligns with your values and long-term aspirations. Break it down into manageable tasks and celebrate each milestone you achieve.
In moments of uncertainty, tap into your natural courage and assertiveness. Trust your instincts and take calculated risks. Surround yourself with a support system of trusted friends or professionals who can provide guidance and encouragement.
Embrace a mindset of abundance and believe in your own potential to create financial strength. Practice gratitude for the resources you have, no matter how small, and seek opportunities for growth and learning.
Aria Gmitter, M.S, M.F.A., is YourTango’s Senior Editor of Horoscopes and Spirituality. She studies with the Midwestern School of Astrology and is a member of the South Florida Astrological Association.