New Moon in Leo Astrological Moon Forecast- August 16, 2023

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New Moon in Leo Astrological Moon Forecast- August 16, 2023

The New Moon in Leo is an ideal time to build up your confidence and self-expression. It’s also a time to be courageous and face any confrontations head on. The energy is set for creativity, artistic pursuits, and entertainment.

Here are some journal prompts you can use to help your work with this New Moon energy:

  • How can I work on my self-confidence?
  • How can I entertain friends, family, and those I care about?
  • What do I need the courage to confront in my life right now?
  • What are some of my intentions and/or goals for this New Moon?

Leo Zodiac Sign Magical Correspondences

As always, here are some magical correspondences you can work with for this New Moon in Leo:

Leo Zodiac Signs House Correspondence 

Leo zodiac signs correspond to the fifth house of the zodiac. The fifth house of the zodiac is all about amusements, recreation, performance, the arts, pleasures, short trips, and children.   For Leo, being in the entertainment business or using their creative talents are significant life motivators for this zodiac sign.  

Leo Zodiac Signs Crystal and Gemstone Correspondences  

Leo zodiac signs correspond to the crystals and gemstones of amber, boji stone, carnelian, cat’s eye, chrysocolla, citrine, danburite, emerald, fire agate, garnet, golden beryl, green and pink tourmaline, kunzite, larimar, muscovite, onyx, orange calcite, petalite, pyrolusite, quartz, red obsidian, rhodochrosite, ruby, tiger’s eye, topaz, turquoise, and yellow spinel.  

Leo Zodiac Signs Herb Correspondences  

Leo zodiac signs correspond to the following herbs: eyebright, borage, St. John’s wort, marigold (calendula) wake robin, hawthorne, mistletoe, and motherwort.  

Leo Zodiac Signs Body Correspondences  

Medical Astrology designates certain parts and systems of the body with each of the zodiac signs. Leo zodiac signs correspond to the heart, vena cava, back, spine, spinal cord, and thymus gland.  

Leo Zodiac Signs Tarot Correspondences 

Leo zodiac Sign corresponds to the Strength Tarot card, and to the number eight. The Strength card exhibits great bravery and courage like the fiery energy of the zodiac sign of Leo. The zodiac sign of Leo can also relate to the Sun tarot card, as the Sun tarot card exhibits bright and charismatic energy like the zodiac sign of Leo.  

New Moon in Leo Major Astrological Aspects

Now, let’s take a more in depth look at the overall energies, attributes, and themes you can expect for the New Moon in Leo, along with the major planetary aspects that the Moon will be making this day:

Moon in Leo

When the Moon is in Leo, you will radiate a warm and sunny disposition. You will have an emotional need to be liked and acknowledged, coupled with a strong need to give and receive affection. You may even find yourself at the center of attention right now, whether you want it or not. In your home and family life, you will tend to feel responsible towards others and will take charge of situations and lead. However, be careful not to come off as too bossy or domineering. Also, be careful because you could currently be prone to extravagance and/or exaggeration.

Uranus with form a Square with the Moon

This aspect can be challenging and may influence you to rebel against restrictions on your freedom and/or independence.  You can be strong-willed and ambitious right now, and capable of making sacrifices for the attainment of your personal objectives.  Negatively, you may feel some anxiousness and nervous tension. Strained family dynamics and changeable relationships with females are highly possible right now.

The Sun will form a conjunction with the Moon

Currently you feel self-motivated, self-contained, and unaffected by others, including partners. You can be intensely subjective and disinclined to extend yourself to other people right now, which can lead to some misunderstandings.  Your drive for recognition can override your emotional needs right now. This can also be a good time for you to start enjoying enterprises and planting seeds for the future.

Venus will also form a conjunction with the Moon

The energy from this aspect will have you feeling an appreciation for the finer things in life, including the arts and culture. You will come off to others as charming with an instinct for the subtleties of social interaction. Currently, you have artistic potential, especially in painting, photography, and/or music. You will be drawn to beauty, fashion, and fine foods. Currently, in love, you desire tenderness and the need to feel emotionally connected to your partner.

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