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Horoscope Signs

Horoscope Signs

Astrology and horoscope signs have always fascinated people all over the world. Here is complete information on the personality traits, characteristics and compatibility of Aries, Taurus, Gemini, Cancer, Leo, Virgo, Libra, Scorpio, Sagittarius, Capricorn, Aquarius and Pisces. Read on...
Madhura Pandit
Last Updated: Apr 27, 2018
According to Western astrology (which is followed in most parts of the world), there are 12 horoscope or Zodiac signs. The duration of these signs is based on the movement of the sun and is counted according to the Gregorian calendar. Aries, Taurus, Gemini, Cancer, Leo, Virgo, Libra, Scorpio, Sagittarius, Capricorn, Aquarius and Pisces are the 12 zodiac signs. Along with horoscope signs and dates, here you will also find the personality traits of each sign, and the compatibility ratio.
Position:  1st sign in Zodiac

Ruling Planet:  Mars

Duration:  March 21st to April 20th

Symbol:  Ram

Lucky Colors:  Scarlet, Red

Aries is the first among all zodiac signs. This sign is symbolized by the ram and people born under this sign show courage, energy, strength similar to their symbol. Enthusiasm, dynamism, frankness, intellect, aggression are some of the characteristic Aries traits. If you wish to know all about Aries, go through the following write-ups. Compatibility
The sign Aries is compatible with other signs like Aries, Gemini, Leo, Libra, Sagittarius and Aquarius.
Position:  2nd sign in Zodiac

Ruling Planet:  Venus

Duration:  April 21st to May 21st

Symbol:  Bull

Lucky Colors:  Blue, Teal

People belonging to the Zodiac sign Taurus are patient, determined and have a strong will. The firm determination of a Taurus individual can also turn into inflexibility and rigidness sometimes. At the same time, both, the Taurus woman and man are more loving, romantic and reliable individuals as compared to most of the other signs.

Individuals belonging to this zodiac sign can get along with people of other signs like Taurus, Cancer, Virgo, Scorpio, Capricorn, Pisces. Take a look at the Taurus sign compatibility.
Position : 3rd sign in Zodiac

Ruling Planet:  Mercury

Duration:  May 22nd to June 21st

Symbol:  Twins

Lucky Colors:  Orange, Yellow

As symbolized by twins, individuals born under the sign Gemini have a dual nature and are complex individuals. They are fun-loving, lively, energetic, intelligent but may also seem superficial at times. Take a look at the following detailed information on Gemini characteristics in order to understand them. Compatibility
Aries, Gemini, Leo, Libra, Sagittarius, Aquarius are compatible with Gemini. You can go through these articles to get detailed information.
Position:  4th sign in Zodiac

Ruling Planet:  Moon

Duration:  June 22nd to July 22nd

Symbol:  Crab

Lucky Colors:  Orange, White

The most loving, sympathetic and caring individuals among all horoscope signs, are those belonging to the Cancer Zodiac sign. At the same time, they are also shrewd, moody and extremely emotional. Go through the following articles to know more on the characteristics of Cancer sign. Compatibility
When talking about the compatibility of Cancer, apart from being compatible with its own sign; these individuals are also compatible with Taurus, Virgo, Scorpio, Capricorn, Pisces. Take a look at the Cancer compatibility with other signs in detail.
Position:  5th sign in Zodiac

Ruling Planet:  Sun

Duration:  July 23rd to August 22nd

Symbol:  Lion

Lucky Colors:  Orange, Gold, Red

Similar to their symbol, Leo Zodiac sign individuals have a regal, splendiferous and charismatic personality. They are also very lively, energetic, fun-loving, generous, but pompous and dominating individuals. The Leo man is very generous and loving beneath his tough exterior character.

Leo individuals are compatible with Aries, Gemini, Leo, Libra, Sagittarius and Aquarius individuals. Let us take a look at the Leo compatibility in detail.
Position:  6th sign in Zodiac

Ruling Planet:  Mercury

Duration:  August 23rd to September 23rd

Symbol:  Virgin Maiden

Lucky Colors:  White, Gray, Yellow, Orange

The reserved, modest, conservative, shy Virgo individual is easy to spot in the room. Intelligence, reliability, practicality and over criticism are some of the other Virgo traits. Compatibility
When talking of compatibility, note that Virgo is compatible with Virgo, as well as other horoscope signs like Taurus, Cancer, Scorpio, Capricorn and Pisces.
Position:  7th sign in Zodiac

Ruling Planet:  Venus

Duration:  September 24th to October 23rd

Symbol:  Scales

Lucky Colors:  Blue, Green

The charming, sociable, the happy-go-lucky Libran personality can hardly fail in capturing one's attention. They are often posh, sophisticated and have a good taste. Known as peaceful and kind individuals, Libra men and women are also known for their diplomacy. True to their symbol, the scales, their thoughts tend to dip back and forth. Libra individuals are notorious for lack of decision-making power. On the other hand, they are divinely romantic and flirtatious. Peruse through the following to know some more interesting Libra traits. Compatibility
The horoscope sign Libra is compatible with itself, Aries, Gemini, Leo, Sagittarius and Aquarius. To know in detail about Libra compatibility, go through the following articles.
Position:  8th sign in Zodiac

Ruling Planet:  Pluto

Duration:  October 24th to November 22nd

Symbol:  Scorpion

Lucky Colors:  Red, Scarlet

Scorpio sign individuals are the most mysterious individuals among all other zodiac signs. They are passionate, emotional, intelligent and have an inborn gift of intuition. They seem to have a mystical aura around them and more often than not, they are successful in life. However, vindictiveness, jealousy are some of their less brighter traits. Here are some other Scorpio personality characteristics. Compatibility
Interestingly, Scorpios are compatible with other subtle signs like Pisces and Cancer. They may also be compatible with Virgo, Taurus and Capricorn individuals.
Position:  9th sign in Zodiac

Ruling Planet:  Jupiter

Duration:  November 23rd to December 21st

Symbol:  Archer

Lucky Colors:  Violet, Red, Pink

Sagittarius individuals are the best people to get along with. They are social, good humored, intellectual and honest. They are also extremely enthusiastic, optimistic and full of energy. However, sometimes, they also appear as tactless due to their straight forward nature. Compatibility
Although Sagittarians are warm and loving individuals, they are compatible only with Sagittarius, Aries, Gemini, Leo, Libra, Aquarius.
Position:  10th sign in Zodiac

Ruling Planet:  Saturn

Duration:  December 22nd to January 20th

Symbol:  Sea goat

Lucky Colors:  Brown, Gray, Black

Individuals belonging to the horoscope sign Capricorn are patient, practical and at the same time reserved and somewhat shy. They are also very ambitious and hardworking individuals who succeed in life out of sheer hard work and perseverance. The unemotional nature of Capricorns may also make them appear shrewd. The following is more information on Capricorn traits. Compatibility
Capricorn, the Earth sign is most compatible with other Earth signs like Taurus and Virgo. Capricorn can also be compatible with Cancer, Scorpio and Pisces. Let us take a look.
Position:  11th sign in Zodiac

Ruling Planet:  Uranus

Duration:  January 21st to February 19th

Symbol:  Water Bearer

Lucky Colors:  Blue, Teal, Black, Gray

Considered as the friendliest ones among all signs, an Aquarius individual is happy-go-lucky, sociable, intelligent and lively in nature. Although they are easy to get along with, they are aloof and often wish to remain detached. They are also perceived as unemotional and have contradicting nature. Read further to know the Aquarius characteristics in detail. Compatibility
Although Aquarians are difficult to understand and live with, they get along best with Aquarius itself and other horoscope signs like Aries, Gemini, Leo, Libra and Sagittarius.
Position:  12th sign in Zodiac

Ruling Planet:  Neptune

Duration:  February 20th to March 20th

Symbol:  Fish

Lucky Colors:  Purple, Violet, Mauve, Lilac

Pisces individuals are characterized by traits like compassion, kindness and sympathy. They are also very emotional and sensitive and many times are easily influenced by people. Compatibility
Pisces individuals are compatible with individuals of their own sign; and with Taurus, Cancer, Virgo, Scorpio and Capricorn.
Now that you know about the signs, their meanings, and compatibility, you can use this as a guideline for understanding human behavior, or more aptly, for understanding your partner! However, note that apart from this guideline, understanding is very essential for the success of any relationship. Good luck!