Taurus (astrology)

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Taurus the animal
the Zodiac Sign of Taurus

Taurus is an astrological sign, which is with the constellation (a group of stars that make the shape of an animal or person) of the same name. Under the tropical zodiac, Taurus is occupied by the Sun from April 20 to May 20, and under the sidereal zodiac, it is currently from May 14 to June 19.

Mythology[change | change source]

In mythology, Taurus is often with the Greek myth of the bull-form taken by Zeus in order to win Europa. Taurus is also associated with the Greco-Roman goddess Aphrodite/Venus and sometimes also the goddesses Hera/Juno, Ishtar, Isis, Freyja, and Frigg and the gods Pan, Dionysus/Bacchus, Xolotl, and Quetzalcoatl.

Personalities[change | change source]

Taurus is the second sign of the Zodiac and Taurus is to do with desire for material things, and emotions. Those born during their Sun in Taurus are the most pragmatic and down-to-earth sign of the zodiac, more often than not yielding the rewards of their endeavors.[1] They like to surround themselves with beauty and affection, and thus can succumb to the materialistic, indulging in material trappings and physical delights.[1] People born in Taurus are calm, patient, reliable, loyal, affectionate, and ambitious. There is also something about their appearance, which makes people excited, which makes them comfortable to be with. They are also strong, secure and stable. But they can sometimes want to have everything, or be stubborn, insecure, rigid, and be lazy and slow. They can also be jealous easily.

Taurus is ruled by Venus. Taurus is said to have the woman side of Venus, and are very attractive. It is also the most woman-like sign in the zodiac.

The Indian version of Taurus is Vrishabha, the Chinese version is the Snake

Relationships[change | change source]

The Taurus person is very affectionate in love, sensual, and instinctively aware of the power of their body sexually. However, they are also very possessive and stubborn, and tend to get extremely jealous when they do find a mate, who can please their sensual side, and they feel threatened by an outsider.

Home and family are unquestionably front and center within Taurus's heart.[2] They have a dear love of children and revere others who share that same love.[2]

Occupation[change | change source]

People born in Taurus are able to do jobs where people with perseverance, practicality and responsibility are given rewards, for example; builders, farmers, bankers, civil servants, accountants and artistic jobs, especially singing and sculpture, because they are good at works to do with hand. They will tightly adhere to their allotted task, not losing focus regardless of whatever is happening around them.[3]

Body and health[change | change source]

In medical astrology and anatomy, Taurus is said to rule the vocal chords, tonsils, palate, throat, neck, ears, and lower jaw.It is said that they have larger reproductive organs.

Traditional relationships with Taurus[change | change source]

Famous people born in Taurus[change | change source]

References[change | change source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 "Taurus Character".
  2. 2.0 2.1 "Taurus and Family".
  3. "Taurus and Career".

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