Karmic updates via
Get Your Ex Back!

Want to win back a lost love? Astrology can help! Find out when are the very best times, astrologically speaking, to get your ex back!

Jupiter Retrograde

Turn inward for answers as giant Jupiter turns backward

Giant Jupiter, the planet of expansion, growth and opportunity, is about to become the planet of introversion and spirituality -- at least temporarily! Jupiter moves retrograde (backward) through Libra from February 6 to June 9, 2017.

While Jupiter is retrograde, we'll spend much time looking inward and relying on our own personal wisdom. We'll draw on this to explore the growth and changes we feel we need to transform our lives and put us on the path toward becoming the people we really want to be.

Instead of the happy-go-lucky planet pushing us to go go go, Jupiter will now go slow slow slow -- which means it's the perfect time to take a time out and examine our personal philosophies and reevaluate the beliefs that motivate us on a daily basis.

It's also a time to look at the details that are a part of our larger plan. Because Jupiter in forward-motion promotes activity and going out into the world, Jupiter backwards is all about knowing ourselves and our emotional life. Reconsider truths you previously thought to be self-evident. Are there any lies you've been telling yourself in order to get ahead? Re-examine these, and be more loyal to who you truly are.

Interesting and unexpected opportunities may still present themselves during this time -- and if that happens, it will often be directly connected to lessons you need to learn, and aspects of yourself you've ignored. For example, you might be presented with an invitation to return to school, take a family trip or to reconnect with a person who you might have rejected (in friendship or love), yet who might have had a lot to teach you.

Even in retrograde, Jupiter is all about finding the highest version of yourself -- so take advantage of these opportunities, and go for it!

Tarot Reading from Tarot.comFInd out how Jupiter will bring you luck with a Jupiter's Promises report from Tarot.com.

Comments

Add in Your Comment!

 
4 Comments to "Jupiter Retrograde"
The profile picture for Peter.
Peter says:
Wed, 10/10/2012 - 06:43

I hope this is a good time for me to understand myself better in relation to my goals. @Peta_de_Aztlan

The profile picture for Annemarie Dapelo.
Annemarie Dapelo says:
Tue, 08/30/2011 - 09:56

I find it best to prepare to prepare: I purchased a new, blank journal and set it on my nighttable, started a sectioned list of "Things to Do" and am cleaning my house from top-to-bottom. This will provide a chaos-free zone in which to reflect.

The profile picture for Ketira shena Pretara'sedrin.
Ketira shena Pr... says:
Sun, 08/28/2011 - 17:56

@Sylvester - Retrograde is a term astrologers use to denote a planet that looks as if it's going *backwards*. It really isn't; it's just doing a loop in place in a way that makes it seem that it's going backwards. There's a section both here & on tarot.com about what it means in our lives; here, it's under the "astrology 101" tab. Hope this helps!

The profile picture for Sylvester Beni.
Sylvester Beni says:
Sun, 08/28/2011 - 11:03

Sometimes i dont understand the planets and retrograde.i guess i need lessons.

by Emily Trinkaus

The Sun's entry into Pisces, the last sign of the zodiac, on February 18, 2017, signifies the beginning of the end. It's time to complete what you started last spring so you can start a new cycle at the Spring Equinox next month. This is a time to dream, rest, heal and surrender to something greater than your individual self.  ... continued »

by Stephanie Dempsey

If you ever need an excuse to throw a party, the 86th Annual Academy Awards on Sunday, February 26, 2017, is it! Go ahead and get carried away by the glitz and glamour -- you're allowed to when the Oscars come to town. Pave the way for this festive evening by making some Feng Shui adjustments to your home. If you ... continued »

by Stephanie Dempsey

Feng Shui practitioners associate each part of the body with a particular color. If you're suffering from a nagging ache or pain, check this list to find which colors can bring relief. You can draw on the healing power of color ... continued »

We hear a lot about Sun signs in Astrology, but do you know how much the Moon also affects you? Changing signs every two and a quarter days, the Moon is the fastest moving astrological “planet.” The Moon represents our emotions ... continued »

Oranum Psychics

Get Answers Now!

Get insightful love advice in a
live Oranum psychic reading. Go »

More for today

Get more insight into your day!

Horoscope
Horoscope
Tarot
Tarot
Number
Number
Hexagram
Hexagram