By Audra English
October 2023 astrological events
During this magical month, we are blessed with the incredible 10:10 Gateway Portal, marking a day of profound transformation as Pluto goes direct in Capricorn.
Scorpio in Mars will ignite the flames in the bedroom, and we are further enchanted by very powerful solar and lunar eclipses. All of this leads us to an incredibly lucky Halloween night.
This month serves as the antidote to the rough summer we've endured, as we anticipate a complete turnaround in our careers and love life, bringing forth positive change and excitement!
October 2nd — Mercury in Virgo opposition Neptune in Pisces
This element strikes a balance between logic and creativity by allowing us to envision the future we hope for and devise a strong strategy for making it a reality. Prepare for significant breakthroughs today!
October 3rd — Mercury in Virgo trine Pluto in Capricorn
Today is a fantastic day for all aspects in our careers, since Capricorn enables us to allow people to see us at our best. It's useful for going to interviews, applying for employment, or asking for a promotion from your workplace. Today, allow yourself to shine!
October 4th — Mercury enters Libra
Over the next two weeks, charms and social graces will be in high demand as we finally stop worrying about what may go wrong and focus on making diplomatic relationships that will aid us in the future.
October 8th —
Mars in Libra square Pluto in Capricorn
Because the collective energy is aggressive and tense, this dominating component may put us all on edge. Useless squabbling can quickly take over. Use your words wisely today and if you can, stay away from heated subjects.
Venus enters Virgo
Venus finally bids farewell to the gorgeous Lion before moving onto the sign of the maiden, Virgo. Over the next four weeks, we will spend less money while concentrating on where we can focus on our inner beauty.
October 9th — Venus in Virgo opposition Saturn in Pisces
Due to delays and disillusionment, you might feel loneliness and be prone to melancholy today. Embrace spending time alone, meditate, and/or concentrate on practical issues.
October 10th —
Pluto goes direct in Capricorn
This is the final time for quite a while that Pluto will be direct in Capricorn. We will spend the last few months with Pluto in the Goat's sign, therefore now is an excellent time to reflect on the lessons we've learnt over the previous decade and how we may apply them in the new era.
10:10 Gateway Portal
This is an excellent portal to have while we contemplate where we want our lives to go over the next decade. This portal opens a historic day that will have far-reaching consequences for the whole planet. We will be unleashing and activating the frequency of New Energies and Expansion.
The number 1 represents New Beginnings in Numerology, and 0 represents Birth and Creation. It is a Dual Portal of New Beginnings and Creation.
This will be a period of intense self-reflection and comprehension. You will get understanding and clarity about your life's mission. As your body adjusts to the greater vibration frequency, you may feel certain physical discomfort. Some people may experience dizziness, exhaustion, or flu-like symptoms. To assist alleviate any discomfort, drink lots of water and get plenty of rest.
October 11th — Mars enters Scorpio
Mars enters Scorpio, one of the signs it governs, during the bitter fall. The following six weeks will be a slow and enchanting burn as we pursue passion, mystery, and the most forbidden of desires.
October 13th — Mars in Scorpio trine Saturn in Pisces
Today, our loyalty is put to the test as we must defend those we care about. We also discover who is and is not in our corner.
October 14th — New moon solar eclipse in Libra
The new moon solar eclipse in Libra might throw us off balance, making it difficult to make a choice. Trying to satisfy everyone will leave you feeling lonely and exhausted.
October 17th — Juno enters Virgo
Juno in Virgo will not tolerate slackers in the coming weeks. We will demand and expect excellence from our partners or nothing at all. While this can assist us get out of poisonous relationships, remember to be patient with others. We're only human after all.
October 19th — Sun in Libra conjunct Mercury in Libra
Today is excellent for socializing since we may use our charms and humor to win over even the toughest individuals. Prepare to do some mingling.
October 20th — Mercury in Libra square Pluto in Capricorn
Because we can easily manipulate people to attain our aims, today's highly competitive environment may bring out the worst in us.
October 21st —
Sun in Libra square Pluto in Capricorn
Today could be a day of division and animosity, when one domineering individual attempts to rule the entire group. Spend the day alone to prevent ego clashes.
Venus in Virgo trine Jupiter in Taurus
This upbeat component fills our dark October night with great energy. This is a good night for romance since you'll be in a good mood to appreciate your date's company.
Mercury enters Scorpio
Today is excellent for decision-making since this aspect allows us to use our enhanced intuition to make wise decisions on crucial matters. Today, don't second-guess yourself!
October 23rd — Sun enters Scorpio
The spooky season has definitely arrived as we get enamored with the darker side of existence. Passions are intense, and they may either keep us warm on a cool autumn night or entirely destroy our life. Not to sound dramatic or anything! Just remember, you have the ability to choose where you aim your energy.
October 24th — Sun in Scorpio trine Saturn in Pisces
We might expect some improvement in productivity today as we are encouraged to broaden our emotional and mental perspectives. Use your ideas and ability to create something truly unique.
October 28th —
Full moon lunar eclipse in Taurus
Everything takes on a new and deeper intensity during this moon eclipse. We may cling to the past even though it causes us pain. Letting go is difficult, but moving on may be therapeutic—we just have to take the first step.
Mars in Scorpio opposition Jupiter in Taurus
This combination is good for taking risks because we are motivated and eager to win at any cost—even if it means playing dirty.
Mercury in Scorpio opposition Jupiter in Taurus
Expect the unexpected today, as any past trauma and unsavory people could pop up to cause you fear and strife. Use your wits to keep yourself safe from the chaos.
October 29th — Mercury in Scorpio conjunct Mars in Scorpio
Today is a great day for conspiring and scheming, as we are given the opportunity to make incredible power plays.
October 31st — Venus in Virgo trine Uranus in Taurus
Today is a very exciting aspect which gives us an abundance of love and luck! Celebrate Halloween tonight knowing we are getting only treats while leaving the tricks behind us.