Horoscopes: week beginning August 25

ARIES: The next month-long period from August 23 highlights your working life that should be most enjoyable, enabling you to fully express your natural creativity. However, the welfare of a loved one could need attention too, requiring input on your part. You are at your creative best on August 29-31, September 3, 6-8, 13-15 and worst on August 30-31, September 1-5, 9-11.

TAURUS: Leisure activities, most probably involving family or being home based, will bring many happy moments into the lives of Taurean natives during the coming month. However, financial distractions on August 30-31, September 1-5, 9-11 will diminish your enjoyment of life. Most enjoyable days fall on August 29-31, September 3, 6-8, 13-15.

GEMINI: You can expect a busy time with domestics and family during the month-long period from August 23. The home will probably feel like Central railway station, with trends highlighted on August 29-31, September 1-11, 13-15: these particular episodes are not easy to manage. Better days fall on August 29-31, September 3, 6-8, 13-15, when you'll feel a sense of accomplishment.

CANCER: There are many aspects of daily life due for your consideration the month-long period from August 23 from August 23. Look to financial management in relation to transport, travel and communication, especially on August 29-31, September 3, 6-8, 13-15, when trends are more favourable. August 30-31, September 1-5, 9-11 bring obstacles to be overcome.

LEO: You'll be expending more personal energy in acquiring possessions and earning money during the month-long period from August 23, with pressures being high during August 30-31, September 1-5, 9-11. However, you'll get the best from these general trends on August 29-31, September 3, 6-8, 13-15, when circumstances work in your favour.

VIRGO: During this forthcoming month there will be a need for Virgo natives to take a break from the limelight even though you may not always be afforded the opportunity. Either you are weary or there are vexatious issues that require your attention and you can't allow this opportunity to slip. These trends are accentuated on August 29-31, September 1-11, 13-15.

LIBRA: There could be a few problems with associates during the month-long period until September 23, especially on August 30-31, September 1-5, 9-11 when communication problems exist. However, you should be able to successfully sort out most other problems with flair. Efforts towards the attainment of Libran goals seem wasted at the moment.

SCORPIO: The dreams for success of Scorpio natives are kindled during the month from August 23, particularly those related to career. However, you will need to work your way around challenges on August 30-31, September 1-5, 9-11. Focus your energies on these interests during August 29-31, September 3, 6-8, 13-15: you are more likely to meet with success.

SAGITTARIUS: Legal, academic matters, advertising and travel are all areas for potential success during the month-long period from August 23, especially on August 29-31, September 3, 6-8, 13-15. Utilise other times to further your ambitions and these interests. Unfortunately, circumstances tend to work against you during August 30-31, September 1-5, 9-11.

CAPRICORN: You need to look at the financial aspects of a legal or educational matter during the month-long period from August 23; or examine problems around some sort of professional or travel issue then. August 29-31, September 1-11, 13-15 accentuate these matters. August 29-31, September 3, 6-8, 13-15 produce the best results.

AQUARIUS: Your eyes will be focussed on a joint financial matter during the coming month, especially on August 29-31, September 1-11, 13-15 when these trends are at their most active. You will also need to look to other financial issues such as taxation, insurance, loans and legacies. Exercise caution on August 30-31, September 1-5, 9-11 when problems are most likely to emerge.

PISCES: More likely than not, other people will not be content to leave Pisces people alone during the coming month. If you have a partner, they may also have heavy concerns weighing upon their soul during this time and require your assistance. Interference is at its worst on August 30-31, September 1-5, 9-11 whilst you're "Mr Fix-it" on August 29-31, September 3, 6-8, 13-15.

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