Aries Characteristics Aries is the first of the twelve zodiacs. It represents the beginning of all things and usually displays a strong desire to lead. Aries is adventurous, energetic, pioneering, and courageous. Arians always want to be on top. They tend to be frank and open but also self-centered and willful. Arians love adventure and almost has no fear. All is done with great enthusiasm which affects the people around them. Aries is loyal to family and friends. Aries is ruled by the forceful Mars. Arians are good athletes, doctors, explorers, soldiers, and leaders. Sometimes they like physical, emotional and mental extremes but Arians should be careful not to go too far with their extremism.
Aries attractions: Gemini, Leo, Libra, Scorpio Aries colors: All shades of red Aries stones: diamond, ruby, emerald, amethyst Aries plants: fern, poppy Aries celebrities:Leonardo da Vinci, Marlon Brando, Charlie Chaplin,
Taurus (Apr 21 - May 21)
Taurus Characteristics Taurus is the second sign of the zodiac, representing growth and development. Taurus is patient, reliable, warmhearted, loving, persistent, and determined. It likes few changes which determines its reserved and practical nature. Taurueans show a great interest in all physical matters. Taurus is faithful to friends and lovers. However, when insulted Taurueans remember it forever. No other sign in the zodiac is closer to earth then Taurus. Taurus is ruled by Venus and seeks harmony with its surroundings. Taureans like being part of a team. However, they have reputation for stubbornness. Taureans are good teachers, scientists, designers, and chefs.
Taurus attractions: Libra, Scorpio, Capricorn Taurus colors: All shades of blue, green Taurus stones: rose quartz, emerald Taurus plants: daisy, lily Taurus celebrities:Immanuel Kant, Karl Marx, Jack Nicholson
Gemini (May 22 - Jun 21)
Gemini Characteristics Gemini is the third sign of the zodiac, representing quickness of thought. Geminis are good communicators. They are active and clever. Geminis are adaptable, versatile, communicative, witty, intellectual, and eloquent. Sometime they can be pessimistic which is caused by their dualistic nature. Geminis like being part of a group. They always follow the rules of the game. Understanding and tolerant, they can be helpful in any situation. They usually liven up any social gathering with their ideas and verbal facility. Gemini is ruled by Mercury. Geminis can adapt to any situation, however they still try to keep their independence. Geminis like to travel and socialize. Geminis are good lawyers, politicians and public speakers.
Gemini attractions: Virgo, Libra, Sagittarius Gemini colors: yellow, light green Gemini stones: citrine, amber, tourmaline Gemini plants: tansy, yarrow, privet Gemini celebrities:John Wayne, Paul Gauguin, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
Cancer (June 22 - July 22)
Cancer Characteristics Cancers are protective, traditional, and emotional. Cancer is probably the most emotional of all the signs. This makes Cancers romantic and shy. Sometimes Cancers can be aggressive in getting what they want. They like extremes: they can be joyful and melancholic in a short period of time. The heart of their personality is sensitivity. They take everything very personally. Cancers will find their security in their families. They give high value to their homes which should be luxurious. Cancers do not like to be criticized or insulted. Cancer is ruled by the moon. Cancers like to give away things. They are good lawyers, architects, designers, and painters.
Cancer attractions: Pisces, Scorpio, aquarius Cancer colors: while, pale colors Cancer stones: moonstone, pearl, peridot Cancer plants: water lilies, rushes Cancer celebrities:Mike Tyson, Antoine de Saint-Exupery, Bill Cosby,
Leo (Jul 23 - Aug 23)
Leo Characteristics Leos are like lions: energetic, free, and independent. Leos likes to get things done. They are excellent leaders because of their authoritative and confident character. They are very loyal to other people, even to their enemies. They like to socialize and give away presents. They like to buy fancy items. Leos like to get the attention of others. They can do many different jobs and learn easily. They always follow their principles so it is very unlikely to be surprised by a Leo. They also like children and are good entertainers. Leo is ruled by the Sun. Leos are optimist because of their strong confidence in themselves. Leos are good leaders, managers, performers and negotiators.
Leo attractions: Scorpio, Capricorn, Leo Leo colors: ocher, golden Leo stones: yellow topaz, ruby, tiger's eye Leo plants: sunflower, lavender Leo celebrities:Carlos Santana, Alfred Hitchcock, Amelia Earhart,
Virgo (Aug 24 - Sep 22)
Virgo Characteristics Virgo likes to attack back when confronted. Virgos need to receive a lot attention, adoration and gratitude. Virgos are accurate, competent and effective. They like rationality. Virgos like to help and solve problems quickly. They do not do it for compliments. Virgos are not wasteful. Being perfectionists, they like order and cleanness in their home. Virgos change friends often. They have only a few real friends because they give very special values to friendship to which other people cannot commit. Virgo is ruled by Mercury. Virgos are very bright and educated. They are good scientists, teachers, analysts and planners.
Libra Characteristics Libra is very sociable and likes being a part of a group. Libras have gentle and refined personalities and like to be praised and pampered. Libras are perfectionists. They like to give fair justice when they hear all disputing sides. Libras are loyal, caring, nice, and adaptive. Libras are very trustworthy in friendships and relationships. Sometimes this makes them unreasonably possessive to other people. Libras like large, open spaces like halls and stadiums. They like to be out in nature. The sign is ruled by Venus. Libras also are very devoted to what they do and always try to get things done with excellence. Libras are good judges, managers, writers and social workers.
Scorpio Characteristics Scorpios have very complicated personality. They are clever, non-compromising, calculating, and self protective. Money is very important for them. Sometimes they have "a sixth sense": they can feel things by intuition that other people cannot. They are very loyal and protective towards friends and loved ones. They can change radically according to the situation. Scorpios could say something and have in mind exactly the opposite. They are good actors. They can "poison" other people at any time - a harm that may last for long time. They would do anything to accomplish their goals. In relationships, they could be dangerously jealous. They are also passionate and caring. Scorpio is ruled by Mars. Scorpios are good teachers, actors, businessmen, accountants and sociologists.
Sagittarius Characteristics Sagittarius has energetic and active personality. People carrying this sign what to know everything and everyone. They are also like to travel and to be close to nature. Sagittarians are optimistic, faithful, and honest. Other people often share their problems with Sagittarians to seek help and understanding. Sagittarians are not very emotional. They adjust quickly to any environment. Sagittarians are good friends but still they keep their freedom and neutrality. Sagittarius is ruled by Jupiter. Sagittarius are very curious by nature. Such curiosity makes them well educated and intelligent people. Sometimes Sagittarians can be rebellious but they can quickly calm down and return to their ordinary nature. Sagittarius are good salesmen, scientists, researcher and analysts.
Capricorn Characteristics Capricorns never repeat their mistakes. They are very careful, slow, practical and thrifty. Their reserved personality can cause problems in their relationships. They are faithful to their family and loved ones. Their personality is also kind and affectionate but is suppressed by shyness. Trying to be perfect in everything they undertake, they often miss great opportunities because of insecurity in their abilities. Careful planning and insuring against any negative outcome is a must for all their deeds. Capricorn is ruled by Saturn. Capricorn's nature can be easily changed when they are loved or respected by other people. Capricorns are good brokers, politicians, economists and bankers.
Capricorn attractions:Cancer, Leo, Taurus, Virgo Capricorn colors:brown, gold, green, purple, white Capricorn stones:amethyst, azurite, malachite, tiger eye, quartz Capricorn plants:Chrysanthemum and Poinsettia Capricorn celebrities:Benjamin Franklin, Cary Grant, Clara Barton,
Aquarius (Jan 21 - Feb 19)
Aquarius Characteristics Aquarians have a god sense of humor. They are gentle and caring and they are not very sociable. They to prefer to be alone or with their closest friends. That's why aquarius chooses its friends carefully. They like to receive compliments and are ready to forgive when harmed. They can easily entertain other people which makes them charming and wanted. Usually they are calm and sincere. However, when they get angry, they can be dangerous. Most of the times they overestimate the sincerity and the promises of their partners for which they regret later on. Aquarius is ruled by Saturn and Uranus. Aquarians are good workers and usually are paid well. Aquarians usually have many different hobbies and are creative and skilful in many areas. aquarians are good computer scientists, doctors, pilots and writers.
Pisces Characteristics Pisces are a little bit of everything. They are independent and mystical. They are sensitive and loving. They can easily adapt and change according the situation. Sometimes they are so colorful that they contradict their own rules and principles. Pisces can handle many different tasks at once and be successful in all of them. They can tolerate other people's behaviors. This makes very strong friends out of them. They also learn easy and can change professions without concern. Although trying to be independent, they like to have somebody above them to mange all the tasks they perform. Pisces are ruled by Jupiter and Neptune. They are religious and pay strong attention to family and relationship values. Pisces are good for any profession as long as they are not the major players.