Sunincapricorn structure
Western Astrology

Sun Enters Capricorn: The Return of Structure



by Stefanie Weiss December 13, 2013 05:15 PM EST
Sun Enters Capricorn: The Return of Structure Getty Images
Every year at the Winter Solstice, we’re invited back into the strong embrace of Capricorn -- the sign of structure, stability and security. When the Sun returns to this Saturn-ruled sign on December 21, the calendar also invites most of us back into the embrace of family life.

It's time to slow down and reconnect to the people we love. That’s why the holidays are such an important time to take stock of our lives and our relationships. This sturdy sign is about tradition and taking pleasure in the rituals that guide our lives.

Capricorn is an Earth sign, one that knows how to get things done in the most practical, efficient way. That’s quite different from the previous sign, Sagittarius, which can make the first three weeks of December feel like a wild free-for-all.

Share a free sample Destiny Reading. Are you making the right decisions? Get the insight of the stars into your life's focus and future now!

By the time we get closer to Christmas, we’re more than ready to put down the eggnog and get off the party circuit. It’s time to take a breath, feel the ground under your feet and put on your coziest pajamas. There is a stillness in the air, and it’s worth taking notice of. Try not to rush around too much, even if you have last-minute shopping to do.

The one caution at this time of year is not to be too hard on yourself. Sometimes Capricorn energies can trigger old, negative mental tapes -- the kind that your family members may have inadvertently imprinted you with. And when you do take the time to reconnect with them, all that harshness can return again.

As is the spirit of the holidays, forgiveness is the very best cure when fear creeps into your mind. Capricorn can give you the courage to do the most challenging thing of all: forgive yourself first.
 
Find your path to fulfillment with a Free Psychic Reading. Call 1-800-749-5790 right now!
 
Can't get enough astrology? Icon fb Like us on Facebook!
 
you may also be interested in...
The Stars This Week: January 19-25, 2015
The Stars This Week: January 12-18, 2015
The Stars This Week: January 5-11, 2015
The Stars This Week: December 29, 2014 - January 4, 2015
Monthly Summary for October 2014
Monthly Summary for September 2014
Monthly Summary for August 2014
Monthly Summary for July 2014

Astrology On the Go

ASTROLOGY NEWSLETTERS

Wake Up to Your Horoscope
in Your Inbox

Start your day with a dose of the cosmos -- get your daily horoscope delivered straight to your email!

related articles
 
Social Scheduling by the Stars: January 7-31
Social Scheduling by the Stars: January 7-31

Tired of socializing after the holidays? No chance! The planetary alignments influence all areas of... read more »

 
Your Fortune in Sheep Year 2015: Chinese and Western Signs
Your Fortune in Sheep Year 2015: Chinese and Western Signs

Sheep year is time to heal after the chaos of 2014's Horse year. What is of value now is... read more »

 
Right Words at the Right Time: Mercury Conjuncts Pluto in Capricorn
Right Words at the Right Time: Mercury Conjuncts Pluto in Capricorn

"I been in the right place
 But it must have been the wrong time

 I'd have said the right... read more »

 
New astro forecast sheep 300x250

featured bloggers


Natalie Delahaye


Natalie Delahaye
Natalie’s passion for astrology was sparked at the age of 12, after reading a Sun sign book. In keeping with her Aquarian Sun and Scorpio Ascendant nature, she was drawn to the ancient practice of astrology. Since completing her studies in at... read more

Astrology.com videos
3993223581001
3993223581001
3993220128001
3993220123001
3993223111001
3993223103001
3993221015001
3993221039001
3993223137001
3993231764001
3993236906001
3993223151001
3993223605001
ast:div-chinese:vid:asdhlovescope
Today's Cosmic Calendar
 
Today's Planetary Forecast

Today appears to be a clone of yesterday -- when considering the sudden lull in boisterous alignments often plaguing the... read more »

 
The Stars This Week!
 
The Stars This Week

Delay Decisions! January 19 brings an inspiring Mars-Neptune conjunction, giving you the imagination and energy to... read more »