The planet Jupiter takes approximately 12 years to circle the zodiac. It visits each Sun sign for about one year. Due to its immense size, the largest of all planets, developments associated with this mighty giant are usually of great magnitude. The potential for growth and advancement in the area it occupies during its journey tends to reach beyond one’s existing expectations. Jupiter tends to open doors of opportunity that seemed to be closed in the past. It is symbolic of the abundance of wealth and beauty that is available if we take notice of the wonders and prospects that surround us.
Amongst other attributes, Jupiter is known to promote the inner qualities of generosity, sincerity, compassion and impartiality. This gracious planet is also known to broaden mental horizons and ignite a spark of optimism and enthusiasm. This often creates “bigger than ever” patterns of thought. Jupiter encourages one to reach beyond the usual limits and become more inclined to expand and explore new horizons. Achievements once thought of as out of reach may no longer fall into the realm of the “unthinkable”. Astrologically described as the “mighty benefactor” it offers a generous dose of eagerness and sends out an inspiring message “what you perceive you can achieve”.
The charitable, caring and protective instincts common to the Sun sign of Cancer will be enhanced; often expressed on a broad, humanitarian level as well as a personal one. Displays of concern and consideration can be evident; often cash will be given to lessen the long term effect after disastrous events strike. The Sun sign of Cancer wants to nurture the world; they believe no one should go hungry or be homeless. This compassionate sign coupled with the benevolent planet could help to improve the lives of strangers who are defenseless as well as those who are close to their heart. Jupiter in Cancer would like life to be a kinder and gentler form of self expression. Amongst other newsworthy events, you may notice that the domestic scene is enlivened; home and family affairs take on greater importance. The real estate market should begin to show signs of improvement and begin to stabilize. Small business owners may experience an encouraging upswing trend. The food industry may increase the amount of healthier alternatives to the existing menu selections. A variety of other developments that improve our standard of living may surprise and delight us.
Jupiter began its tour through the Sun sign of Cancer on June 25 and will make its exit on July 15, 2014. Every sign of the zodiac will feel the affects of this planetary shift, some more so than others. This is determined by an individuals Sun sign, personalized chart and other astrological factors.
Areas that could experience increased attention for each Sun sign are:
ARIES (Mar 21-Apr 20)
Your personal life, home, family (especially the mother) and real estate.
TAURUS (Apr 21-May 20)
Communications, transportation, short trips, siblings, and academic interests.
GEMINI (May 21-Jun 21)
Cash flow, possessions and whatever else you value, tangible or intangible.
CANCER (Jun 22-Jul 21)
New beginnings, personal objectives, appearance, health and relationships.
LEO (Jul 22-Aug 22)
Hidden strengths, self-renewal, research projects and secret desires.
VIRGO (Aug 23-Sep 23)
Friendships, self-employment benefits, personal goals and group interaction.
LIBRA (Sep 23-Oct 22)
Profession, community service, social status, and reputation.
SCORPIO (Oct 22-Nov 22)
Advanced education, long distance travel, and religious/spiritual issues.
SAGITTARIUS (Nov 21-Dec 21)
Shared possessions, taxes, insurance, inheritance, creditors and fixed assets.
CAPRICORN (Dec 22-Jan 19)
Partnerships, public interaction, business mergers, and legal affairs.
AQUARIUS (Jan 20-Feb 18)
Employment, health, domestic pets, and social services.
PISCES (Feb 19-Mar 20)
Affairs of the heart, speculation, children, and pleasurable pursuits.