Leo Season is upon us, and we’re all ready to soak up that spontaneous, positive energy that August brings.

Check out your tarot-inspired horoscope by Hollywood’s top tarot reader Angie Banicki alongside these perfectly psychedelic zodiac illustrations by Pilgrim Hodgson.

ARIES (Mar 21 – Apr 19)

Influenced by the Nine of Pentacles

Music: Like A Feather – Nikka Costa, Jungle – Bliss n Eso

Aries, you are the soul stretcher this month. You should be feeling quite accomplished in your career—financially, money is flowing. Friendships and working relationships are thriving and there you are sitting in the middle, feeling it, feeling good. But your soul is aching to stretch further. You are destined to become more. This is the time to release past issues around being abandoned or not understood or feeling unsupported. You are such a sensitive soul and that soul is seeking emotional connection with the natural world. Your opportunity to grow and expand beyond any length that you or those before you ever have comes in nature this month. Sit with the trees. Camp under the stars. Fill your home with peace lilies, ferns, snake plant, and spider plant. Let mother earth take you to the next level!

TAURUS (Apr 20 – May 20)

Influenced by the Knight of Wands

Music: What You Wanna Do – InfantreeBeast Of Burden – The Rolling Stones

Taurus, August is all about healing and cleansing for you. Your soul is on a journey this month in preparation for your next evolution. You are preparing for some big changes—you’ve been feeling it. It’s ALL SO CLOSE. Allow the delays now. Take them as a sign that you are allowed to rest. Sleep in. Do a juice cleanse. Surrender. Go for long walks. Go visit your grandmother. If you can do a long weekend retreat, book it immediately and go! You wont be disappointed! You have a busy, busy autumn coming up—your mind and body need to prepare for the intensity. Remember that.

GEMINI (May 21- June 20)

Influenced by 5 of Cups

Music: The Soul Serene – Villagers, Apocalypse Dreams – Tame Impala

Gemini, you are going through an important shift this month. Step into the soul serene—the place of less effort and more wisdom. Trust and value the rest that comes with great accomplishments. When you are boldly ambitious and creatively confident, rest is the last thing you have time for, however this rest brings emphasis to your divine creative genius. She is deep-within yearning to connect and share her unusually beautiful ideas and divine consciousness. Turn that high-thinking brain of yours down from a 9.5 to a 3.0. Meditate. Cook. DREAM. Your number one job this month is to dream. Write those dreams down. Listen to you soul.

CANCER (June 21 – July 22)

Influenced by 4 OF CUPS

Music: I Want To Know What Love Is – Remastered – ForeignerWhen I’m Sixty Four – Remastered 2009 – The Beatles

The signs are all around you Cancer, be on the lookout. Especially around the final eclipse of the trinity, August 11. Love is EVERYTHING this month. Romantic love. Partnership. It is time. Almost time. You will be ready to decide or let it be decided for you. There is no pain—only steps towards certainty and that is a precious gift as you’ve been wavering for so long. Remain open and willing to allow wisdom to soak straight into your soul. It is crucial for you this month to give your attention to your heart. Don’t overthink it. Let your heart guide you.

LEO (July 23 – Aug 22)

Influenced by QUEEN OF SWORDS

Music: I Look To You – ft Kimbra – Miami Horror

You have the energy of the sacred mother around you all of August, sweet Leo. You are a generator of positive energy for us all and this month you are being refilled to the brim with all the beautiful emotion and spiritual nourishment so you can keep giving to us all. Consider what negative influences you may need to cut from your life to keep you at your best. This could be cutting cords with negative people, bad habits, the media or maybe your social media! You know what or who has been making you feel less-than. Say a prayer and then release so that you can live your best life! Then go celebrate! Give yourself a birthday or belated birthday treat—go live it up with a fun extravagant night out or weekend trip.

VIRGO (Aug 23 – Sep 22)

Influenced by THE CHARIOT

Music: Raging – Kygo, Kodaline, Maybe – Ingrid Michaelson

You are going through an initiation sweet Virgo! On some level, you’ve been in a place of defeatism, boredom or fear. August is about penetrating that darkness—you are being struck by lightning in order to wake up all your cells and be rejuvenated with joy and happiness. You might feel some of your old energy getting stirred up, but don’t let that cause you to react prematurely. Notice it. Feel it. Then go DANCE. Be a sorceress of light. Move in authentic truth, unrestrained and with wild grace!

LIBRA (Sept 23 – Oct 22)

Influenced by EMPRESS

Music: Don’t Stop ‘Til You Get Enough – 2003 Edit – Michael Jackson, Your Woman – White Town

Libra, august is all about awakening a divine masculine energy within your soul. You tend to shy away from confrontation—you prefer to be the one keeping the balance without conflict. Well now you are being rearranged to take some initiative and let your soul roar. Let your true voice to be heard without hesitation or fear. BE THE LEADER you know you can be. This doesn’t have to be a domination, but instead, a new way of moving powerfully through this life. Notice where you have been doubting yourself or feeling unworthy—allow spirit to conquer all obstacles. This doesn’t mean having to push through and make it all happen, but rather stand up for what you know to be your truth, then BE in that place of integrity and strength.

SCORPIO (Oct 23 – Nov 21)

Influenced by QUEEN OF CUPS

Music: Every Little Thing She Does Is Magic – The Police, Witchcraft – From The “Fifty Shades Of Grey” Soundtrack – Frank Sinatra

Scorpio you are DIVINE BEAUTY this month. Imagine yourself in your fullest sensual, sexy self. When ugliness is disturbing your soul, guide yourself back to this beauty. You have the magical ability to shape shift—remember that. This month is a deeply personal one. If you can just keep bringing yourself back to living in beauty, you will attract what you need and want most. Possibilities will be brought to you without any action on your part. Your mantra is—I relax in beauty and grace. This will be tested. You may be pushed or threatened, but STAND IN YOUR DIVINE BEAUTY. The emotions will swirl and collide until the month’s end—then they have settled in perfect alignment for your new self, your new life. Then, you will see the way!

SAGITTARIUS (Nov 22 – Dec 19)

Influenced by ACE OF WANDS

Music: Everything Goes My Way – Metronomy, Love is Won – Lia Ices

You are in process of giving up old identities or old ways for new! Have faith in yourself and what must be. It may not all be crystal clear now but you are getting glimpses. This can be an exciting and sometimes confusing time. As long as you hold in your heart what it is you know your soul desires, you will be shown how you are ready to blossom into this fullness. Do not allow yourself to be pulled away from the goal. Allow for losses and endings—the main goal will not be compromised. Take some time out this month to create some financial goals and manage investments. Where do you want to be in 6 months? How can you get there? And finally love—love with all your heart.

CAPRICORN (Dec 20 – Jan 19)

Influenced by 8 OF CUPS

Music: Waiting (PAL Remix) – Alice Boman, PALThe Fear – Lily Allen

A shattered dream or lost cause was a necessary part of your transformational journey. But Cappy, here you are riding on the wings of hope! If you have an inner sense of discomfort, know that something new is unfolding from within. The suffering is over and now slowly you are being shown your new colors. You don’t need to overthink it now. Just feel and visualize your new self—your new career, this next phase! And in the meantime, tap into your childlike joy as you wait for the metamorphosis to complete. Spend time with children, animals and family to help uphold your positive spirit.

AQUARIUS (Jan 20 – Feb 18)


Music: Just Breathe – Pearl Jam, She Talks To Angels – The Black Crowes

The Divine within your heart has the power to transform a situation that is troubling you. The heart heals in a way that our mind cannot always wrap our itself around. Now is not the time to overanalyze or overthink it, sweet Aquarius. You know what you want and deserve but there is no reason to evoke feelings of pressure or anxiety. Focus on peace and joy. This month is a time to keep taking it back to your heart. As soon as you feel the thoughts taking over, bring yourself back to heart center with a few breaths.

PISCES (Feb 19 – Mar 20)

Influenced by THE STAR

Music: In the Summertime – Mungo Jerry, With a Little Help from My Friends – Joe Cocker

You are going through a transition, one that asks you to trust your instincts! It’s very important to stay true to your intentions and life path. Surrender to the healing and magic of the star, which brings you everything you could possibly want and more. As you master this transition, you are being asked to confront what hasn’t been working in your life. Where are you not respecting your full worth? As you acknowledge and shift those beliefs and habits, you will see your creativity SOAR! You are being sprinkled with the most fertile magic during this transition, so get ready for some new beginnings, including a conception if you’re trying for a baby!

Stephanie Dixon

Director, Brand & Content