From April 14-May 8, Venus will transit Taurus. Since Venus is the ruler of Taurus, this transit brings Venus home in many aspects. With this transit, we have the opportunity to explore the more sensual side of our love nature. Taurus is very much connected to the pleasures that can be experienced with the five senses, and for the next four weeks, we all get the chance to sink into the sensual, luxurious, possessive side of our nature.
General Venus in Taurus Energy
To better understand the Venus in Taurus transit, let’s explore the basic energy of Taurus in Venus. When Venus is in the sign of Taurus, it feels deeply at home as Venus is the natural ruler of Taurus. Venus rules all things associated with luxury, beauty, romance, and love. In relation to Taurus, Venus is specifically related to the luxurious, decadent, sensual aspects of Venus while the relationship realm is ruled by the other Venus-ruled sign, Libra.
It is important to note that Venus in Taurus does have less than pleasant expressions. Taurus, in general, is a very stubborn sign that wants to act in the manner it desires. It is also fixed in nature, so trying to get Taurus to do something usually doesn’t work. In relation to love, Venus in Taurus can be very possessive of the people it loves to the point of treating loved ones like objects that they own. Financially, Venus in Taurus is a practical placement wanting to hold onto its money and seek that which is high-quality.
The Venus in Taurus Transit Overview
For the next four weeks, Venus in Taurus encourages us to delight in the five senses. When was the last time that you truly enjoyed your food thoroughly without gulping it down? When was the last time you consciously considered the feeling of your clothing next to your skin? Did you notice the beautiful sunrise this morning? The five senses ground us here to the Earth. They allow us to experience what it is like to be in this experience.
How are your finances? Venus in Taurus provides the space to consider a solid approach to finances. Consider how you can adopt practical, long-term techniques that will improve and solidify your finances. Think long-term, and consider holding onto what you have. Get rich quick plans don’t apply to Venus in Taurus energy.
When it comes to relationships, do you know where you stand? Venus in Taurus wants what is solid. As a fixed earth sign, there is a desire for a grounded relationship that is built on a solid foundation. During this transit, it is important to balance the desire for a firm relationship with the understanding that loved ones are not possessions to be owned. We relate to our loved ones. We do not own them.
During the Venus in Taurus transit, there will be a conjunction of Venus in Taurus with transiting Uranus in Taurus on April 22nd. This is likely to bring some unexpected occurrences in regards to both relationships and finances. The way in which Uranus impacts your personal relationships and finances will depend on how both the Venus and Uranus in Taurus transits are aspecting your natal planets.