You might have searched for your zodiac signs online, and even ordered a few crop tops from reputable portals with the signs printed on them. But have you ever wondered what these signs actually mean? Zodiac signs, also known as star signs, are a reflection of the sun’s position when you were born. Some do not believe in it, whereas others rely upon them for every aspect of their life. It is said that it has a strong influence on one’s character, emotions, and personality. Therefore, some use their zodiac signs to understand themselves and their relationships with others.
Elements of zodiac signs
There are 12 zodiac signs namely Aries, Taurus, Gemini, Cancer, Leo, Virgo, Libra, Scorpio, Sagittarius, Capricorn, Aquarius, and Pisces. These 12 zodiac signs are ruled by elements such as water, air, fire, and earth. Each element is characterized by different tendencies and strengths. However, the way in which elements impact each sign is unique to that sign. The elements represent the basic expression of life such as follows:
|Fire||Aries, Leo, Sagittarius||Activity (energetic, creative, outgoing)|
|Earth||Capricorn, Virgo, Taurus||Materialism (practical, level-headed, down-to-earth)|
|Air||Gemini, Libra, Aquarius||Thought (philosophical. Idealistic, chatty)|
|Water||Cancer, Pisces, Scorpio||Emotions (sensitive, intuitive)|
Rulers of the zodiac
Every zodiac sign is associated with a planet, which is called its ruler. This particular planet exerts a stronger influence than any other planet over a given sign. This planet affects how you approach life, form relationships, and interact with people.
Qualities of the zodiac
Every zodiac sign is attached to a quality, which can be cardinal (leading), mutable (following) or fixed (static). These qualities and traits play crucial roles in the world. These qualities are your driving elements and answer the basic question of what drives you. It is good to have a balance of them in every team.
|Qualities||Zodiac signs||Major Traits|
|Cardinal||Aries, Capricorn, Cancer, Libra||Leaders, explorers|
|Fixed||Leo, Taurus, Scorpio, Aquarius||Stubborn, perseverant, reliable even when things don’t go well.|
|Mutable||Sagittarius, Virgo, Pisces, Gemini||Communicators, distracting yet fresh.|
The order of the zodiac signs starts with Aries and ends with Pisces. It starts with Aries because the sun enters at the vernal equinox. This was celebrated as the New Year in ancient times. This table summarizes the above.
|Zodiac signs||English name||Dates||Ruler||Element||Quality||Keywords||Traits|
|Aries||The ram||March 21- April 19||Mars||Fire||Cardinal||‘I am’||Competitive, eager, quick, dynamic|
|Taurus||The bull||April 20- May 20||Venus||Earth||Fixed||‘I have’||Strong, creative, sensual, dependable|
|Gemini||The twins||May 21- June 20||Mercury||Air||Mutable||‘I think’||Curious, expressive, kind, versatile|
|Cancer||The crab||June 21- July 22||The moon||Water||Cardinal||‘I feel’||Compassionate, intuitive, protective, sentimental|
|Leo||The lion||July 23- August 22||The sun||Fire||Fixed||‘I want’||Self- assured, fiery, outgoing, dramatic|
|Virgo||The maiden/ virgin||August 23- September 22||Mercury||Earth||Mutable||‘I scrutinize’||Gentle, loyal, analytical, practical|
|Libra||The Scales||September 23- October 22||Venus||Air||Cardinal||‘I balance’||Diplomatic, social, gracious, fair-minded|
|Scorpio||The scorpion||October 23- November 21||Pluto||Water||Fixed||‘I wish’||Brave, stubborn, resourceful, passionate|
|Sagittarius||The Archer||November 22- December 21||Jupiter||Fire||Mutable||‘I see’||Funny, optimistic, extroverted, generous|
|Capricorn||The goat/ Sea-goat||December 22- January 19||Saturn||Earth||Cardinal||‘I use’||Disciplined, independent, serious, tenacious|
|Aquarius||The water bearer||January 20- February 18||Uranus||Air||Fixed||‘I know’||Imaginative, uncompromising, deep, original|
|Pisces||The fish||February 19- March 20||Neptune||Water||Mutable||‘I believe’||Wise, empathetic, affectionate, artistic|
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