Transit Venus in Astrology
The transit (moving) Venus travels fairly quickly, spending about one month in each sign. The aspects it makes last for about two days, the day before and day of. Transit Venus can show where your enjoyment for the day comes from, how easy or difficult the day is, and how lazy or lucky, attractive or romantic you may be.
Transit Venus in the Houses
Transit Venus Aspects to Natal Planets
Transit Venus in the Natal Houses
Transit Venus in the 1st House
When transit Venus is in your 1st house, you feel more social and outgoing and want to reach out to people. This is a great time for searching out new love relationships or strengthening existing ones. You want to feel more pleasure in your life, and can find that with others or by indulging in your senses. If you want to improve your appearance, doing it under this transit is excellent, and even if you don’t do anything to your physical self, there’ll be something about you that attracts people to you more than usual. You can be more charming and friendly, making you more attractive. You can be more compromising, vacillating, and have good manners, but be a little distant emotionally.
Transit Venus in the 2nd House
When transit Venus is in your 2nd house, you want to feel more secure in your life with Venus here, and usually it’s through spending money and having physical objects around you that make you feel good. The people you’re most attracted to during this time are ones who make you feel more secure with your life, increase your self-esteem, and share your values. You also prefer stable people over those who are more erratic since you desire more comfort in your life. You could meet someone through dealing with money (like at a store or bank) or who works with money (like an accountant or banker). You can be good with money during this transit, or you can spend money easily, especially on something beautiful. You may have an easier time getting your hands on the money that you need when you need it.
Transit Venus in the 3rd House
When transit Venus is in your 3rd house, people who can stimulate your mind and connect with you on an intellectual level are who you’re attracted to most. You want someone who you can carry a conversation with about whatever interests you, and you may be attracted to more than one person. The third house is naturally ruled by Gemini, a sign of duality, so there could be two people that pique your interest. You could meet someone on a short trip or through a sibling, neighbor, or online, and the person could be a writer, work with young people, a community organizer, or work in communications. You find more pleasure in communicating and engaging with other people, and you can find the right words to say when you need to.
Transit Venus in the 4th House
When transit Venus is in your 4th house, romance is what you’re after, not some fling. You’re more prone to watch an old romantic movie and weep. You want to feel safe because you feel more sensitive, so someone who comes across as protective and loyal may be what you’d like. A family member could introduce you to someone, and you could meet someone who works with homes in some way (like an interior designer, carpenter, or architect), is a caregiver, family counselor, or nurse. While Venus is in the 4th house, if it makes an easy aspect to the Sun (if you’re looking for a male) or Moon (if you’re looking for a female), that can be a trigger for meeting someone. You may try to improve the appearance of your home, wanting to live in a nice place, and can buy new items for your home. You can also have an easier time dealing with your relatives.
Transit Venus in the 5th House
When transit Venus is in your 5th house, the 5th house is the house of love, so this is a great time to begin dating a new special someone, and you won’t want it to be boring and blah. You feel more romantic, but in a playful way, and want some more drama in your love life (drama like you see on television and in movies; you want to recreate those incredibly romantic scenes). Attracting new loves is easier during this transit, and you’ll be the one getting chased rather than doing the chasing. You could meet someone through a hobby or who works in a creative field. You feel more creative and artistic, and can find inspiration more easily. Dealing with your children may be easier, as well as getting in touch with your inner child.
Transit Venus in the 6th House
When transit Venus is in your 6th house, you won’t easily fall for someone. The person and relationship will need to make sense in a logical way, and you’ll likely assess the person you want to be with almost like you’re interviewing someone for a job, making sure they meet all of your criteria. If they do, then you’ll proceed, but if they don’t, you move on with less emotion about it. The sixth house rules your work environment, so you could meet someone at your job or their job. Maybe a coworker? Just make sure it doesn’t get messy! You find more pleasure in structure and order, wanting things to be just so, and are more of a perfectionist. You can also find more enjoyment in your work, and take a more creative approach or work on a creative project.
Transit Venus in the 7th House
When transit Venus is in your 7th house, you desire being committed to someone, and can make a commitment with someone more easily than usual. You want someone who isn’t afraid of commitment, and may stay away from those eternal bachelors and the wild child. Someone who is willing to compromise with you will really get your attention, and who is charming and pleasant in social situations, with an air of dignity and grace. Looks may be more important than usual too. You may be introduced to a potential mate through someone you’re close to, or meet someone who works in law or the arts. This can be a good time to forge a new partnership, personal or business, and work out negotiations and compromises.
Transit Venus in the 8th House
When transit Venus is in your 8th house, you’re more attracted to people who are intense and provoking, and who seem like a mystery to you. You won’t mind digging deep into a person you’re interested in. Anyone who comes across as superficial is immediately dismissed. Someone may demand to be closer to you. The one with a penetrating gaze gets your attention. Someone who can touch you deeply and help you to heal or transform yourself for the better may be best for you. You can be more intimate now, and your sexual desire is heightened. You could meet someone who works in forensics, psychology, criminology, or research. You get more satisfaction from digging underneath the surface, investigating subjects, and having greater intimacy.
Transit Venus in the 9th House
When transit Venus is in your 9th house, you want someone who is free as a bird and can take you along on their fun adventures. If they can expand your mind, make you see things differently from the way you have before, and open you up to new ways of thinking and living, you’ll follow them anywhere. You could take a long trip and meet someone on your travels, or become interested in someone from a foreign country or who lives an entirely different lifestyle than you do. You could take a class in something new and meet someone there, or become interested in a teacher, philosopher, pilot, linguist, writer, or overall thrill-seeker. You find greatest pleasure in expanding your mind and having new experiences that allow you to learn and teach others what you’ve learned. This can be a good time for writing and speaking.
Transit Venus in the 10th House
When transit Venus is in your 10th house, you’re attracted to those older than you, and if you normally like older then you might like someone even older than usual. Someone who is stable, successful in their career, and has a good standing in society is attractive to you. You come across as more charming in public, and that can attract more people to you. The one that has the best chance is the one you respect the most. You could meet someone through your career or through a mentor, or who is a business person, entrepreneur, CEO, or who works in politics or public relations. You can be more creative with your work, and this is a good period for those in the arts or beauty industry, or for making a positive impact on someone important.
Transit Venus in the 11th House
When transit Venus is in your 11th house, you can have a friend set you up. You have a good chance of meeting someone through a mutual friend. You want to be with someone who shares the same interests you do, belongs to the same groups, and fights for the same causes. You may not be very passionate during this period though, so it could be that if you begin seeing someone new, you’re starting slow and building a mental rapport first. You could also begin dating someone that you’ve been friends with for a long time; maybe you’ve liked them or they’ve liked you and it comes out, or maybe you just start seeing each other differently. You feel good about your future, and find pleasure in things that are unusual or unconventional. You embrace individuality more.
Transit Venus in the 12th House
When transit Venus is in the 12th house, you don’t feel like being affectionate in public, and you may not come across as being all that interested in anyone. If you meet someone now, you’re more likely to keep your interest in them to yourself, feeling more shy than usual in love matters. A relationship begun in secret is more likely to happen under this influence. You could feel a karmic attraction to someone, or be attracted to someone who you feel needs your help in some way. You may meet someone at a hospital, or who is a doctor, prison guard, warden, or drug counselor. You find more pleasure in dealing with spiritual matters or the metaphysical, and you can have an easier time letting things go.
Transit Venus Aspects to Natal Planets
Transit Venus to Natal Sun
With transit Venus conjunct your natal Sun, you feel soft and sweet. You want to indulge, are charming, seem more graceful, and would be better served spending the day with other people. You want more balance and harmony in your life. It can be a beauty day where you improve your physical appearance somehow. With transit Venus sextile or trine your natal Sun, you’re compromising, caring, and seek harmony in all of your relationships. You just want to get along with people. You feel good, and other people want to be around you. You may feel a little lazy, not wanting to deal with work. With transit Venus square and opposite your natal Sun, you have a hard time doing any of the work that you should. You feel too good, too lazy, and too indulgent. You could eat too much, spend too much, and be overly confident.
Transit Venus to Natal Moon
With transit Venus conjunct your natal Moon, you’re likely to be in a very pleasant, amorous mood. You can handle everything in stride, not taking life too seriously. Your emotions are soft and this is excellent for romance. It’s also a good time to buy something for the home, a family member, or something that makes you feel good. You feel better, look better, and treat people better. With transit Venus sextile or trine your natal Moon, you can enjoy life and all the loveliness within it. You’re warm and affectionate, especially with loved ones. You want everyone to get along and have the ability to make that happen. You can be there for someone if they need you. This isn’t really a time to get work done, because you just want to take pleasure in things. With transit Venus square or opposite your natal Moon, you can still feel good if you don’t let yourself become overly emotional. You can hurt easier in relationships, and get into fights at home. Overindulgence is likely now, but it’s usually not enough to do any damage since this aspect is short. Try to pamper yourself and don’t take anything too much to heart.
Transit Venus to Natal Mercury
With transit Venus conjunct your natal Mercury, you want to be around people, are more sociable, and appear charming and flirtatious. You have a hard time with work or duty, and just want to indulge and be playful. You could tell someone you love them or vice versa. With transit Venus sextile or trine your natal Mercury, you feel creative, and you seem more attractive to others. You can win people over with your charm, but aren’t very disciplined. With transit Venus square or opposite your natal Mercury, you may have a hard time being around other people, saying the wrong words and sticking your foot in your mouth, or the other way around. You generally still feel pretty good, but you have a hard time using it for anything serious, and you usually don’t get much done during this period.
Transit Venus to Natal Venus
With transit Venus conjunct your natal Venus, Venus returns to the position it was at when you were born, and this period can show a great deal about how the next year of your life will be relationship-wise. You can renew your relationships, make changes, and realize what’s been impacting you in your relationships. Your attitude towards love may change. With transit Venus sextile or trine your natal Venus, you enjoy being around people and in social situations. You’re charming, easy to get along with, and can get what you want. With transit Venus square or opposite your natal Venus, you may feel like things are off in your relationships, and have a hard time relating to others. You can have a hard time in love, feel lazy and indulgent, and not know how to express yourself.
Transit Venus to Natal Mars
With transit Venus conjunct your natal Mars, you’re passionate in love, attractive, and want to have some physical affection. Without it, you may get grumpy, so have some sort of physical outlet. Your creativity is heightened, and you have an easy time with people. With transit Venus sextile or trine your natal Mars, it’s a good day for romance. You may feel creative and want to express yourself. You can be more social, positively deal with your finances, and feel good about life. With transit Venus square or opposite your natal Mars, you have a lot of energy that needs to get spent. In a romantic relationship, this can come out sexually. If you don’t have that outlet, you’ll need to stay physically active and exhaust yourself. You may have a hard time with people, experience tensions, or have a financial issue to deal with.
Transit Venus to Natal Jupiter
With transit Venus conjunct your natal Jupiter, you feel fantastic. You’re generous, warm, light-hearted, positive, and feel almost lucky. You can meet someone new or go to a social function. You can also overindulge, so watch yourself if you’re on a diet. With transit Venus sextile or trine your natal Jupiter, you have an easy time dealing with other people and are optimistic about life. If you have to deal with your finances, that can go well. You’re friendly and charming. With transit Venus square or opposite your natal Jupiter, you could purchase something that you wish you hadn’t later or spend too much money on. You might jump into things without thinking. You’re overindulgent in every way. You have a hard time striking a balance and are extreme. You can be lazy and put things off.
Transit Venus to Natal Saturn
With transit Venus conjunct your natal Saturn, you seem more practical and mature in your relationships, and you want the people around you to be the same way. You have an easier time dealing with parents, bosses, mentors, and those older than you. You might prefer to be alone today and not socialize. You can commit to something now. With transit Venus sextile or trine your natal Saturn, you’re stable and realistic about your relationships. You can commit more easily. You don’t want to take risks, preferring to go slow and steady. This can be a good day for business. With transit Venus square or opposite your natal Saturn, you have a hard time dealing with other people, and either you stay away or they feel distant. You worry about your relationships, or some relationship issue could be of great concern. You may not want to socialize, feeling anxiety about it, and stress about feeling unloved.
Transit Venus to Natal Uranus
With transit Venus conjunct your natal Uranus, you find pleasure in things that are quite different from what you usually go for. You may be attracted to someone or something unusual, or try something different in a relationship. You need excitement, change, and variety. You can have an unexpected financial dealing. With transit Venus sextile or trine your natal Venus, you’re good in social situations where you have to do things differently. You’re open to people of all walks of life, love things that seem extraordinary, and want to try something new. You feel creative. With transit Venus square or opposite your natal Uranus, you can buy impulsively and regret it later. You can be suddenly attracted to someone or something that you don’t care for later. You can feel bored, restless, or frustrated in your relationships. You can have something come up unexpectedly in a relationship that throws you off.
Transit Venus to Natal Neptune
With transit Venus conjunct your natal Neptune, you’re sensitive, creative, and inspired. You see the beauty in everything, and feel spiritual. Your intuition is heightened, and you’re vulnerable to deception. With transit Venus sextile or trine your natal Neptune, you’re more romantic and compassionate. You have a gentle energy to you, and are kind to others. Listen to your gut. With transit Venus square or opposite your natal Neptune, you’re lost in fantasy for the day. Fantasy is preferred over reality, and you have a hard time dealing with practical matters. You don’t see people or situations for what they really are, instead wearing rose-colored glasses, so don’t commit yourself to anything or make major decisions under this influence.
Transit Venus to Natal Pluto
With transit Venus conjunct your natal Pluto, you’re magnetic. You can get people to do what you want easily, but you should be careful about being too controlling. You’re passionate and intense, and can expect too much from people. You can direct your focus however you want and are confident, so this is a good influence for business matters. With transit Venus sextile or trine your natal Pluto, this can be a good period for your relationships, and you feel a stronger connection to people. You can focus on business matters and make profitable decisions. With transit Venus square or opposite your natal Pluto, you’re too passionate and intense, and can go to extremes. You can be overly controlling or demand too much. You may be obsessive, possessive, or jealous. Try to channel your passion into sexual energy, if you can, or through a creative outlet.
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