The zodiac signs are astronomical divisions in the sky which mainly focuses on the movement of the moon, sun, and the planets. In astrological beliefs, these signs affect and influence several human activities. It is believed that the zodiac signs stand for certain personalities and characteristics.
The zodiac are divided into twelve major signs. These signs are named after a constellation. Each signs are also governed by four elements: fire, earth, air, and water. The twelve zodiacs also coincide with a person's birth month and date. Both the constellation's name, elements and constellation are said to play a part in an individual's quality or personality.
Here are the twelve signs and their characteristics:
- Aries (March 21- April 20)- People born under Aries are said to be assertive, energetic, brave, intelligent, impulsive and headstrong.
- Taurus (April 20- May 20)- People born under Taurus are resourceful, dependable, impulsive, individualistic, competitive, and eager.
- Gemini (May 21- June 21)- People born under the sign of the Gemini are restless, rash, scattered, and inconsistent.
- Cancer (June 22- July 22- People born under the sign of the Cancer tends to be emotional, sensitive, protective, self-contained, and honest.
- Leo (July 23- August 22)- People born under the sign of the Leo are creative, proud, fun loving, ardent, and generous.
- Virgo (August 23- September 22)- People born under the sign of the Virgo are practical, efficient, methodical, precise, and detail oriented.
- Libra (September 23- October 22)- People born under the sign of the Libra are just, urbane, refined, balanced, and graceful.
- Scorpio (October 23- November 21)- People born under the sign of the Scorpio are powerful, intense, determined, deep, complex, and ambitious.
- Sagittarius (November 22- December 21)- People born under the sign of the Sagittarius are idealistic, intellectual, knowledgeable and fun loving.
- Capricorn (December 22- January 19)- People born under the sign of the Capricorn are responsible, traditional, realistic, and hardworking.
- Aquarius (January 20- February 18)- People born under the sign of the Aquarius are objective, inventive, tolerant, rebellious, and aloof.
- Pisces (February 19- March 20)- People born under the sign of the Pisces are sensitive, dreamy, spiritual, passive, and easy going.