Astrological Highlights for 2021

Updated 24 December 2021, using the Raman Ayanamsha for the Pacific Time Zone (-8:00 GMT)

Inauspicious Dates For Travel, Business, Communications
  1. The day when the Sun changes signs in the Sidereal Zodiac. The days before and day after the solar ingress are also considered inauspicious.

    Sun enters Capricorn 12 January 2021
    enters Aquarius 10 February 2021
    enters Pisces 12 March 2021
    enters Aries 12 April 2021
    enters Taurus 13 May 2021
    enters Gemini 13 June 2021
    enters Cancer 14 July 2021
    enters Leo 15 August 2020
    enters Virgo 15 September 2021
    enters Libra 15 October 2021
    enters Scorpio 14 November 2021
    enters Sagittarius 14 December 2021

  2. The five days before a New Moon. New Moon dates are:

    12 January 2021
    11 February 2021
    13 March 2021
    11 April 2021
    11 May 2021
    10 June 2021 (Annular solar eclipse)
    9 July 2021
    8 August 2021
    6 Septmeber 2021
    6 October 2021
    4 November 2021
    3 December 2021 (Total solar eclipse)

  3. When Mercury is in retrograde motion:

    31 January to 20 February 2021
    30 May to 22 June 2021
    27 September to 18 October 2021

  4. Mars aspecting Saturn (take notice at least one week before and after exact aspects):

    2 April 2018: Mars at 16 degrees Sagittarius, conjunct Saturn

    21 January 2019: Mars at 21 degrees of Pisces, 4th House from Saturn in Sagittarius
    14 March 2019: Mars at 26 degrees of Aries, 5th House from Saturn
    1 May 2019: Mars at 28 degrees of Taurus, 8th House aspect to Saturn
    14 June 2019: Mars at 26 degree of Gemini and opposite Saturn
    26 July 2019: Mars at 23 degrees of Cancer, 8th House from Saturn
    8 Sept 2019: Mars at 21 degrees of Leo, 9th House from Saturn
    27 October 2019: Mars at 22 degrees Virgo, 4th House from Saturn

    31 March 2020: Mars conjunct Saturn at 8 degrees of Capricorn
    28 June 2020: Saturn 3rd House aspect to Mars in 7 degrees of Pisces
    24 August 2020: Saturn square Mars at 3 degrees of Aries
    13 January 2021: Saturn square Mars at 13 degrees of Aries
    1 July 2021: Mars at 19 degrees of Cancer, opposite Saturn at 19 degrees of Capricorn
    13 August 2021: Mars at 16 degrees of Leo, Saturn at 16 degrees of Capricorn
    25 September 2021: Mars at 14 degrees of Virgo, trine Saturn at 14 degrees of Capricorn
    10 November 2021: Mars at 14 degrees of Libra, square Saturn at 14 degrees of Capricorn

  5. Eclipse dates, 2021 (take notice the day before and after a solar eclipse):

    Please visit the NASA Eclipse Web Site for more details about the path and duration of each eclipse.

    Annular Solar Eclipse: 10 June 2021
    Total Solar Eclipse: 3 December 2021

  6. The day before a Full Moon is considered inauspicious. The Full Moon dates are:

    28 January 2021
    28 February 2021
    28 March 2021
    26 April 2021
    26 May 2021: (Partial Lunar Eclipse)
    24 June 2021
    23 July 2021
    22 August 2021
    20 September 2021
    20 October 2021
    19 October 2021
    19 November 2021: (Partial Lunar Eclipse)
    18 December 2021

  7. Mars aspecting the Eclipse Points Rahu and Ketu (+/- 4 weeks of influence):

    25 February 2020: Mars at 14 degrees of Sagittarius and conjunct Ketu
    26 June 2020: Mars square Rahu/Ket at 6 degrees of Pisces
    26 March 2021: Mars conjunct Rahu at 20 degrees Taurus
    11 August 2021: Mars square Rahu/Ketu at 15 dgrees of Leo
    15 Decembe 2021: Mars conjuct Ketu at 8 degrees Scorpio
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Planetary Motions For 2021 (using Raman Ayanamsha, Pacific Time Zone)

Mercury enters Sagittarius on 15 December 2020

enters Capricorn on 3 January 2021

enters Aquarius on 23 January 2021
goes retrograde on 30 January 2021
re-enters Capricorn on 5 February 2021
goes direct in Capricorn on 20 February 2021
enters Aquarius on 9 March 2021
enters Pisces on 30 March 2021
enters Aries 15 April 2021
enters Taurus on 29 April 2021
enters Gemini on 22 May 2021
goes retrograde in Gemini 30 May 2021
re-enters Taurus on 2021
goes direct in Taurus on 22 June 2021
enters Gemini 5 July 2021
enters Cancer on 24 July 2021
enters Leo on 7 August 2021
enters Virgo on 24 August 2021
enters Libra on 19 September 2021
goes retrograde in Libra on 27 September 2021
re-enters Virgon on 3 October 2021
goes direct in Virgo 18 October 2021
enters Scorpio on 19 November 2021
enters Sagittarius on 8 December 2021
enters Capricorn on 27 December 2021

Venus entered Aquarius on 7 January 2020
enters Pisces on 1 February 2020
enters Aries on 27 February
enters Taurus on 26 March 2020
enters Gemini on 29 July 2020
enters Cancer on 30 August 2020
enters Leo on 26 September 2020
enters Virgo on 21 September 2020
enters Libra on 15 November 2020
enters Scorpio on 9 December 2020
enters Sagittarius on 2 January 2021
enters Capricorn on 26 January 2021
enters Aquarius on 19 February 2021
enters Pisces on 15 March 2021
enters Aries on 8 April 2021
enters Taurus on 2 May 2021
enters Gemini on 27 May 2021
enters Cancer on 20 June 2021
enters Leo on 15 July 2021
enters Virgo on 9 August 2021
enters Libra on 4 September 2021
enters Scorpio on 30 September 2021
enters Sagittarius on 28 October 2021
enters Capricorn on 4 December 2021
goes retrograde on 20 December 2021
re-enters Sagittarius on 1 January 2022
goes direct in Sagittarius on 29 January 2022
enters Capricorn on 24 February 2022

Mars entered Scorpio on 23 December 2019

enters Sagittarius on 5 February 2020
enters Capricorn on 19 March 2020
enters Aquarius on 2 May 2020
enters Pisces on 16 June 2020
enters Aries on 12 August 2020
goes retrograde at 5d 56m Aries on 10 September 2020
reenters Pisces on 9 October 2020
goes direct at 14 degrees of Pisces on 14 November 2020
reenters Aries on 20 December 2020

enters Taurus on 19 February 2021
enters Gemini on 11 April 2021
enters Cancer on 30 May 2021
enters Leo on 17 July 2021
enters Virgo on 3 September 2021
enters Libra on 19 October 2021
enters Scorpio on 2 December 2021
enters Sagittarius on 14 January 2022

Jupiter entered Sagittarius on 8 March 2019
goes retrograde on 10 April 2019
re-enters Scorpio on 14 May 2019
goes direct 21.49 degrees Scorpio on 11 August 2019

re-enters Sagittarius on 28 October 2019

enters Capricorn on 19 March 2020
retrogrades back into Sagittarius 11 July 2020
re-enters Capricorn on 12 November 2020

enters Aquarius on 28 March 2021
retrogrades back into Capricorn 3 October 2021
re-enters Aquarius 3 November 2021

enters Pisces on 7 April 2022
goes retrograde in Pisces on 29 July 2022
goes direct in 6 degrees of Pisces on 22 November 2022
enters Aries on 15 April 2023
enters Taurus on 24 April 2024
enters Gemini on 7 May 2025 enters Cancer on 3 October 2025

Saturn entered Sagittarius on 7 October 2017
entered Capricorn on 11 January 2020
goes retrograde at 9.15 Capricorn on 11 May 2020
goes direct at 2.38 Capricorn on 29 September 2020
goes retrograde at 20.48 degrees Capricorn on 23 May 2021
goes direct at 14.10 degrees Capricorn on 11 Oct 2021

enters Aquarius on 8 April 2022
enters Pisces on 17 March 2025
enters Aries on 20 May 2027

Rahu/Ketu entered Cancer/Capricorn on 10 October 2017

enters Gemini/Sagittarius on 6 April 2019

enters Taurus/Scorpio on 2 October 2020

enters Aries/Libra on 15 April 2022

Uranus entered Aries on 19 May 2016
enters Taurus on 6 May 2024.

Neptune entered Aquarius on March 3, 2008;
enters Pisces on 8 March 2022.

Pluto entered Sagittarius on October 22, 2005;
enters Capricorn on 4 March 2019

enters Aquarius on 4 March 2038