Venus doesn′t go retrograde very often. Where Mercury goes retrograde a few times a year, and Jupiter at least once. Venus goes retrograde approximately every 19 months for about six weeks. Venus retrograde begins on March 6, and you will have it sprinkling magic on your love life until April 15.
Venus turns retrograde when it is the process of a planet slowing down, it appears it is moving backwards. When a planet is retrograde, the themes they rule appear to move back in time as well. During every retrograde period, we see the past come into the picture. Since Venus rules love and money, past loves are going to play a big role in the life events for many of your friends, and maybe even for yourself.
We also have Venus retrograde happening in Pisces this year. Pisces is a water sign and you could consider it the most romantic of all. Pisces also rules the twelfth house, the house of karma, secrets, and destiny. That′s why it′s going to be very powerful on all of our relationships. You could call it the trifecta of fate and destined events in love. Here′s how to handle it.