North Node in Virgo: Practical and Vibrant

Updated May 11, 2022
North Node in Virgo

There's nothing an individual who has the north node in Virgo wants more than to be practical and vibrant. Yet they seem to be continually drawn into an ethereal world of dreams, schemes, and magical things. A wise Virgo north node is learning to step back and give themselves a reality check before making any big moves.

Virgo North Node Opposite Pisces South Node

The lunar nodes are opposites that are interconnected, and together, they represent a theme woven throughout your life's events. Regardless of your sun sign and the rest of your natal chart, the natural tension between the past (south node) and the future (north node) shapes any given moment in your life.

Pisces South Node

The south node (☋) sign represents the past, what's familiar and done instinctively. It reveals unconscious self-defeating behavior patterns developed in a past life or, if you prefer, childhood experiences, family patterns, or even ancestral DNA. With the south node in Pisces, there may have been illness, hospitalizations, death, isolation, cruelty, or deceptions that created a need to escape into prayers, dreams, and inspired imaginations. Whatever the source of these behaviors, those with a Pisces south node came to have an inner sense of helplessness and the belief that only "god" or "spirit" can put things in order.

Virgo North Node

The north node (☊) sign represents the fulfillment and happiness you strive for in life. If you have a Virgo north node, life will teach you that "God helps those who help themselves." These are individuals whose greatest desire is to feel vital, alive, and useful in some practical way.

North Node in Virgo Dates

The north node nodes spend about 18 months in each sign. Everyone born during the dates listed below has a Virgo North node. However, if you were born near the beginning or end date, you'll need to have your birth chart calculated.

  • Aug 23, 1922 - Apr 22, 1924
  • May 25, 1941 - Nov 21, 1942
  • Dec 16, 1959 - Jun 10, 1961
  • Jul 6, 1978 - Jan 5, 1980
  • Jan 26, 1997 - Oct 20, 1998
  • Nov 12, 2015 - May 9, 2017

Virgo North Node and Pisces South Node

Throughout their lives, Virgo north node individuals will experience swings and sway between their Pisces south node, ruled by Neptune, and Virgo north node, ruled by Mercury. However, the journey from an imaginative dreamer to a competent doer is not all roses. So, if your north node is in Virgo, prepare yourself for ups and downs, and be ready to occasionally fail - but keep going. You were born to be an imaginative dreamer who has what it takes to make what you imagine real.

South Node in Pisces

man envisioning house plans

Pisces south node habit patterns are a part of your instinctive coping skills. However, these behaviors are mindless, reactive, and counterproductive to your Virgo north node's ability to pursue a happy, fulfilling life.

Habit patterns to leave behind:

  • Generalized fear
  • Depression
  • Escaping from the world through addictions, sleeping, daydreaming, etc.
  • Withdrawing from involvement with others
  • Giving up
  • Being a victim or martyr
  • Expecting others to rescue you
  • Hesitation, procrastination, inaction
  • Disorientation and confusion
  • Oversensitivity
  • Self-doubt
  • Deception
  • Rose-colored glasses

Honoring Your Pisces South Node

Make peace with your past and walk toward your Virgo north node by honoring the compassionate, kind, creative, and spiritual nature bestowed on you by your Pisces south node and use them in service to your north node in Virgo. Coordinate your Pisces' sense of the infinite with Virgo's analysis of the finite. Metaphorically, don't get so lost in the overall beauty of "god's" forest that you overlook the small things that add to its beauty but need tending.

North Node in Virgo

construction engineers studying a house mockup

Just dreaming, imagining, or praying without action helps no one and can be very frustrating for an individual with the north node in Virgo. Manifestation of your imaginative dreams needs planning and conviction. How do you go from being a creative dreamer to a competent doer? The first steps are to work through your fears and sense of helplessness, roll up your sleeves, focus, go to work, and don't let yourself be drawn toward the rosy tint of other less practical things you could be doing.

Attributes to developed:

  • Discipline
  • Pragmatism
  • Emotional detachment from what you're doing
  • Utilizing your rational mind
  • Your right to pick and choose
  • Paying attention to details
  • Perfecting your craft
  • Being conscientious about your health
  • Being observant, hardworking, and industrious
  • Learning from failure and keeping going

Celebrate Your Virgo North Node

Celebrate your Virgo north node by putting your heart and soul into all you do. Let your imagination flow and express it in art, dancing, music, writing, or other interests. Take your obligations seriously, analyze, pay attention to details, and show up when others need you. Don't give up or get distracted or discouraged if it's not "perfect." Following through and finishing things up are the most important things you can do to celebrate your Virgo north node.

Balancing Virgo and Pisces

The way to achieve balance is to use your Pisces north node's intuitive powers, creativity, and imagination to generate ingenious ideas that your Virgo north node can analyze and make real. To balance your Virgo north node with your Pisces south node, you must harness your prayers, imagination, and creativity. Then ground them in real-world endeavors.

Famous People With a Virgo North Node

Mohammad Ali, who has a Virgo north node, once said, "The man who has no imagination has no wings." The imagination and dreams of the famous people below made their hardworking Virgo north node take wings and fly.

  • George Clooney
  • Kylie Jenner
  • Stephen Hawking
  • Usher
  • Joe Biden
  • Paul McCartney
  • Bob Dylan
  • Bernie Sanders
  • RuPaul
  • Barbra Streisand
  • Eddie Murphy

Why Are You Here?

If you've ever asked yourself, "Why am I here? Your north and south nodes can provide the answer. They are like the subplot that connects all the motivations, actions, and interactions of your life's story. The particulars are found in the rest of your birth chart. If you'd like to know and understand the personal details, visit an Evolutionary astrologer.

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