This category is about the 8 planets retrograde in Astrology (Mercury Rx, Venus Rx, Mars Rx, Jupiter Rx, Saturn Rx, Uranus Rx, Neptune Rx and Pluto Rx)

Natal Venus Retrograde

Natal Venus Retrograde

Venus, the planet of beauty and love, is in retrograde motion for approximately 40 days every one and a half year. This means that less than 10% of the population have the planet retrograde in their natal chart. A retrograde natal planet means that its energies are turned inwards, at least for the beginning of the native’s life. Any planet being retrograde during the native’s birth indicates that the planet and the things it rules in his life are strongly connected with previous lives through karma. As Venus is the planet responsible for the person’s feelings of affection, such a natal condition makes him radiate its energies towards the inner world of the native, instead of manifesting in the material reality. Thus, this can create problematic situations; the person finds…

Mercury retrograde

Mercury Retrograde

We can often hear the cliché phrase “Mercury turned retrograde” and see people blaming their bad luck on the planet, while also showing signs of fear; without them usually knowing at all what this phrase means. So, what exactly happens during these days, and all people go mad about it? Mercury, as we know, orbits the Sun quicker and of course is the planet located the nearest to the star of our Solar system. Therefore, there is not a real backwards movement; it just appears to be like that from our point of view towards the skies. This is due to the Earth’s slower movement than Mercury, and it creates an illusion of it turning backwards. Of course, this is in comparison to its apparent distance from the Sun –…