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Closer horoscopes: Your weekly stars with Yasmin Boland

What do the stars have in store for you this week? Let Closer’s Yasmin Boland unveil your horoscope

If you thought your horoscope could only tell you about your personality - or who you ought to date - you were wrong.

Because your zodiac can also tell you a lot of other interesting little titbits as well.

Think your favourite sex position, ideal alcoholic beverage, and dream engagement ring, for starters!

Your star sign can also help you to plan for the week ahead - if you know how to read it, that is.

Thank goodness, then, for Closer astrologer Yasmin Boland, who has examined the stars of the zodiac to bring you your VERY detailed weekly horoscope.

Read below to find out what’s in store for you this week…

If it's your birthday...

You have eclipse energy very close to your Sun, so expect a very memorable year to come. Hopefully you will want to remember it for all the right reasons. When an eclipse hits your chart like this, anything can happen. If you're happy with how you are living, there is every reason to expect something wonderful is about to happen.

ARIES

Aries star sign (Credit: Getty Images)

You are getting a second chance to start all over again when it comes to a romance, a creative project you're working on or a child. No matter if you tried before and things went haywire or just didn't work out, the New Moon eclipse this week suggests anything related to those parts of your life can have a restart. You also need to take the eclipse as a message to you to have more fun. Dare I say… lighten up! There will be another New Moon very soon – click here to download your free New Moon Wishing Guide.

TAURUS

Taurus star sign (Credit: Getty Images)

Would you like to move house or even town or country? If so, you can! If you have felt stuck in some way, the eclipse this week in your Home Zone strongly suggests you can get moving at last. Ditto if you want to renovate your home. You have such a lot of energy in the 'domestics' part of your chart. It's a great time to start all over again in your personal life, too, including with a family member or flatmate. There will be another New Moon very soon – click here to download your free New Moon Wishing Guide.

GEMINI

Gemini star sign (Credit: Getty Images)

After a few years of the hard slog of having nasty Saturn in your Love Zone, you might need to work on something; the way you're thinking. If you have come to think of the world as a rough, tough place or you're focusing on the negative, for example, use the solar eclipse energies this week to change that. Also this week's eclipse heralds the start of a super-busy six months. Expect places to go and people to see, plus plus! There will be another New Moon very soon – click here to download your free New Moon Wishing Guide.

CANCER

Cancer star sign (Credit: Getty Images)

You have every reason to be hopeful when it comes to your finances now. Even if things have been uncertain when it comes to money lately, even if there have been some tough times, the second New Moon in a row in your Money Zone, and this time an eclipse, strongly suggests that better financial times lie ahead. Part of the reason is that you have started to believe in yourself more. The more you value yourself, the more others will too. There will be another New Moon very soon – click here to download your free New Moon Wishing Guide.

LEO

Leo star sign (Credit: Getty Images)

Here it is; the week of the second New Moon in Leo in a row (which is already something) and it's an eclipse! Literally, now is the time for you to turn and face the direction you want to go in. Every now and then we humans get a chance to do our lives over, to make changes, to lives out our dreams. You truly are getting one of those changes this week. Write down your top 10 wishes and visualise them. There will be another New Moon very soon – click here to download your free New Moon Wishing Guide.

VIRGO

Virgo star sign (Credit: Getty Images)

What if I told you that all the problems you have in your life, all your fears and secrets, are all just figments of your imagination? I know it's almost impossible to comprehend, but that is what most ancient wisdom and modern psychiatrics tell us; "what you believe to be true is true for you". With the eclipse this week in your 12th House, it's time for you to clear out your fears. Fears hold us back terribly! Meditation will help. There will be another New Moon very soon – click here to download your free New Moon Wishing Guide.

LIBRA

Libra star sign (Credit: Getty Images)

Whatever else you do this week, be sure to make a wish on August 22. It's the day of the New Moon eclipse in your Wishing Zone. This is not something to just let slide by. The New Moon eclipse here makes it a super-powerful time for you to make up to ten wishes. The Universe really will hear it. Also visualise your dreams and 'feel them' in your body. Also this the start of a wonderful time for you socially. There will be another New Moon very soon – click here to download your free New Moon Wishing Guide.

SCORPIO

Scorpio star sign (Credit: Getty Images)

We can only hope you have some big career plans for yourself, otherwise all the energies currently lighting up your 10th House of Career will go to waste! This week's eclipse suggests you can move to an all-time career high now. Harness the energies by being clear about what you want for yourself professionally. If you're starting a new job or project now, it has a rocket under it. It should go very well for you. this is the time to aim high. There will be another New Moon very soon – click here to download your free New Moon Wishing Guide.

SAGITTARIUS

Sagittarius star sign (Credit: Getty Images)

If you have big dreams, you're in the right place at the right time. The eclipse this week is firing up the part of your chart that is all about big dreams and ideas. Think big. What do you want? Study and travel plans are now also very well starred over the coming six months. Doing anything which widens your world view will benefit you now. Do count your blessings. If you're in a legal wrangle, a new cycle starts here. There will be another New Moon very soon – click here to download your free New Moon Wishing Guide.

CAPRICORN

Capricorn star sign (Credit: Getty Images)

You have a chance to improve your love life or your sex life this week. So what are you going to do about it? The New Moon eclipse is taking place in your 8th House which is the part of your chart which is all about sex, taxes and inheritances. If you want to boost your sex life or your finances, this is the week to make a plan, be that about seducing someone or making yourself a proper business plan. There will be another New Moon very soon – click here to download your free New Moon Wishing Guide.

AQUARIUS

Aquarius star sign (Credit: Getty Images)

You may well feel as though you would be better off on your own. After all, having a partner can be a drag – they are there all the time to remind you of all your faults and failings! However your stars right now are reminding you that relationships also end up pushing you to be a better person! You will be happier in a couple now and the eclipse is going to give any existing relationships a boost. Romance your beloved! There will be another New Moon very soon – click here to download your free New Moon Wishing Guide.

PISCES

Pisces star sign (Credit: Getty Images)

Hopefully you feel as though your working life is going from strength to strength, right? And if not, this is the time for you to do something about that. This week's solar eclipse is lighting up your 6th House which is the part of your chart that's all about your daily routines and the way your life ticks over. Change is forecast. Something is developing. Deciding how you would like your life to look is the first step to creating it. There will be another New Moon very soon – click here to download your free New Moon Wishing Guide.

Love this? Get your copy of Closer astrologer Yasmin Boland's new book, MOONOLOGY, now.

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