Uranus retrograde starts on August 11, 2019, at 6° Taurus and ends on January 10, 2020, at 2° Taurus. Uranus retrograde 2019 brings change and excitement to your life without causing upset and chaos. Because of the planetary aspects involved, the change is likely to be very positive and may involve your love life and finances.
Asteroid Aphrodite exactly conjunct Uranus retrograde is another good omen for those seeking romance. More detail on Uranus retrograde 2019 follows definitions of natal Uranus retrograde and transiting Uranus retrograde.
Natal Uranus Retrograde Meaning
Uranus retrograde natal is common to 40% of people, the same as the other outer planets Neptune and Pluto. Therefore, it is not considered as significant or critical as having an inner planet retrogrades. For example, Venus retrograde affects only 7% of the population.
But retrograde motion does affect Uranus. It seems to make it harder to restrain the erratic and impulsive urges of Uranus. This could show as abruptness, aloofness or an agitating nature. Retrograde motion can also internalize the disruptive, electric energy of Uranus, This could lead to nervous anxiety, spasms, neurotic behavior or rapid personality changes.
Uranus at its best is intuitive, ingenious and original. A healthy Uranus is eccentric yet comfortable in self-expression. But Uranus retrograde makes it harder to be yourself without causing distress to yourself or others. Uranus retrograde may also have some association with autism and Asperger’s Syndrome.
The karmic nature of retrograde motion suggests you feel different or cut off from others because of events in your past lives. The rebellious activity could have led to calls of “traitor”. You may have been banished from your community for being too different for weird for any number of reasons.
Erratic behavior or unreliability could have caused problems for you over many incarnations. In this life, events and relationship issues will keep reinforcing your specific Uranus retrograde challenges. The aim is to be yourself while not upsetting things as they are.