Free Astrology Course - The 12 Signs



The central concept in astrology is that there are 12 signs that influence the way that people think, live and act. The sun signs are the best known influences. The sun sign means the sign (or section of the sky) that the sun was physically in when the person was born. This is the primary influence on a person. The sun sign is also the easiest to figure out - simply know the day of birth and look below.

The location of the moon and other planets provide secondary influences on a person's career, health, and more. These positions need to be determined with charting software.

Aquarius - January 20 - February 18
Happy Birthday Aquarius! Unique and creative, Aquarians are trendsetting and forward-thinking. Aquarians are born from January 20 - February 18.

Aries - March 21 - April 19
People born between March 21 and April 19 have their Sun in Aries. Their symbol is the ram and they share their animals´ determination. They can be childlike, (sometimes this is a good thing; sometimes this is a bad thing).

Cancer - June 21 - July 22
People born between June 21 and July 22 have their Sun in Cancer. Once you draw them out of their shell there´s no end to the pleasant surprises you´ll find!

Capricorn December 22 - January 19
People born between December 22 and January 19 have their Sun in Capricorn. If the mountain won´t come to Capricorn, Capricorn will go to the mountain. Cunning and determined, the goat often climbs to the top of social and economic ladders.

Gemini - May 21 - June 20
People born between May 21 and June 20 have their Sun in Gemini. Their irresistable charm and smooth conversation skills make them one of the most magnetic signs of the Zodiac.

Leo - July 23 - August 22
People born between July 23 and August 22 have their Sun in Leo. Proud, creative and powerful, Leo´s command attention.

Libra - September 23 - October 22
People born between September 23 and October 22 have their Sun in Libra. Charming, magnetic and affectionate, Libra´s are the social butterflies of the Zodiac.

Pisces - February 19 - March 20
People born between February 19 and March 20 have their Sun in Pisces. Dreamy and sensitive, they are the romantics of the Zodiac.

Sagittarius - November 22 - December 21
The most adventurous sign of the Zodiac, Sagittarians don´t let anything hold them back or tie them down.

Scorpio - October 23 - November 21
Happy Birthday Scorpio (October 23-Novmber 21)! People born under this sign are passionate and creative. Learn more about yourself in the newest addition to the Zodiac articles.

Taurus - April 20 - May 20
People born between April 20 and May 20 have their Sun in Taurus. Patient, deliberate and determined, people born under this sign value dependability above all.

Virgo - August 23 - September 22
People born between August 23rd and September 22nd have their sun sign in Virgo. Virgo is an earth sign that loves perfection and communication.

Homework: Study the 12 signs listed above and learn the basic characteristics of each sign.

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