Aquarius is the 11th sun sign of the zodiac family and lasts from January 21st to February 19th. An Aquarius personality grants new ideas and brings innovation to the world suiting its symbol the ‘Water Carrier’ who gifts precious water to living beings.
Aquarians are a rare combination of intellectual and independent personalities. You will find most of your intelligent and charming friends with their birthdays falling between January 21st and February 19th. Aquarians are characterized by a loving and friendly nature and a deep compassion for living beings. Oprah Winfrey, Mozart, John Travolta, Geena Davis, Mark Spitz, Michael Jordan, and former US presidents like Abraham Lincoln, Franklin Roosevelt, and Ronald Reagan, complete the high profile set of Aquarius people. You can get an idea from the above list, how influential an Aquarian personality can be! In short it is a combination of personalities who can have a deep impact on every aspect of our lives.
General Aquarius Personality Traits
This sign has a confident, rational, masculine, optimistic, and sensitive attitude towards life. Aquarians can be the strongest or the weakest of hearts and they have the power to reach the zenith of their professional careers. People born when the Sun is said to enter the Aquarius sign, have a very pragmatic view of life. You will notice that on appreciation and support, Aquarians show great strength and worthiness; and when taken for granted or neglected, they get demoralized pretty easily. They are frank, practical, philosophical and very particular about their beliefs and ideologies.
Aquarius Health: A Balance of Likes and Dislikes
Aquarius rules the ankles, circulatory system, tibia, calves, breath, and eyesight. This type is susceptible to nerve diseases. Uranus, which is the governing planet for this type, exerts control over the nervous and the endocrine systems of the body. Hence, people falling under this zodiac sign can suffer from spinal problems, eyesight problems, hypersensitivity, cramping or in certain cases, even heart diseases. Aquarians must engage in heavy physical workouts like swimming, running, cycling, aerobics or trekking to maintain a healthy body. People belonging to this sun sign must take special care to avoid cramps, inflammation and to maintain blood circulation. Generally, Aquarians like foods rich in sodium chloride. These include green leafy vegetables, carrots, cucumbers, strawberries, apples, figs, lentils and so on.
Those born on January 20th and the 21st have a strong liking for brightness as their birthstone is garnet. People born between February 1 and 18 have amethyst as their birthstone and have a strong healing mechanism. Aquarians govern the color red, the symbol of love and blood and also black, which is Saturn’s color. Fresh red roses or red clothes are a big morale booster and also a great healer for Aquarians.
Meet the Aquarius Personality
A very interesting trait found in Aquarians is that they are quite unruffled at the surface, but deep down, there is a great deal of zest and exuberance, waiting to be unleashed. Both men and women are open to new avenues in their relationships. Although they are very practical and indifferent towards many relationship issues, there is a great yearning inside which can surface, if provided with the right kind of stimulation. In fact, Aquarians are always on the lookout for a stable, happy and romantic involvement. They are never averse to bonding with people from a different race, religion or a different cultural background. Freedom of thought and expression is extremely important for them and they need an unhindered and united atmosphere. Aquarians are very particular about their likes and dislikes when it comes to food, clothing, work, and play.
An Aquarius man is a tough nut to crack. You need to have a lot of patience to understand and get along with him. Knowing him as much as possible, is the best way to befriend him. As mentioned earlier, Aquarians like freedom and space, and expect independent partners, who don’t cling to them. Once they get a sense of ‘unattached comfort’ from their friends and colleagues, men open up a lot and can be really nice people to get along with. It is important not to take their criticism seriously or personally. It’s a common personality trait of Aquarian men and never suggestive of their lack of love or passion towards others. They like social interactions, public exposure, and are unconventional but true lovers.
Aquarian women are very bold, ambitious, and seem to live life in their own accord. They are typically airy, confident, clear-headed, witty, yet very compassionate. They are a breakthrough species, who are trendsetters for the feminine gender. Their way of thinking, personal charm and intelligence is what distinguishes them from other women. Aquarian women tend to be opportunists and extremely skeptical about emotional involvement. They demand a respectful and uncompromising behavior from their relations. Pleasant surroundings, conducive work life, and better health care is essential for them to grow and flourish. Upon conquering their fears, reservations, and emotional binges, they make trustworthy, loving, and faithful partners and also, ideal mothers.
Personal likes and dislikes matter a lot to Aquarians. These eccentric individuals are an interesting lot, to say the least.