April 20 - May 20
Taurus is the second of the zodiac signs and is represented by the bull. This sign is ruled by Venus (Aphrodite) the goddess of love and the element is earth.
Taurus is an extremely materialistic sign and money and possessions figure on the list of top priorities for Taureans. They are connoisseurs of fine things and can appreciate beauty in everything around them ranging from the beauty of a simple rosebud to the melodious sounds of Mozart.
Taureans falls into category of strong, silent types. They have a great deal of inner strength and capacity to withstand tough situations and come out of them without scars. Their religious faith is strong but can sometimes be surprisingly unconventional.
They are warm-hearted and can be extremely affectionate. They can be relied upon to be good friends who will be a solid support in times of trouble. By nature, they have a practical bent of mind and are not swayed easily by new ideas. They are industrious and good with their hands and are capable of creating excellent crafts.
The negative traits of Taurus include being jealous and possessive. They can also turn out to be resentful and inflexible people with a great streak of self-indulgence. They are not open to change and this makes others perceive them as being stubborn and unimaginative. Their love for the good things in life and materialism could lead them up the path of vices like drunkenness, greed and gross sensuality.
Taurus governs the throat and neck and so Taureans are susceptible to throat infections, goiter and respiratory ailments such as asthma. They also have a tendency to develop diseases of the genitals, womb, liver and kidneys and can easily get overweight.
Taurus is most compatible with Virgo, Capricorn and Taurus. Taureans are not easily attracted to anyone but when they are, they proceed very cautiously. Roses, champagne, candle light, these romantic ideas can be used to woo Taureans. Tender expressions of love like a wink, a touch or a smile are greatly appreciated. They make committed partners and are extremely supportive and generous. They are amorous but not prone to sexual experimentation. The believe in being open-minded and truthful to their partners and expect the same. The stability of the relationship is of paramount concern to them.
Taurean Celebrities: Queen Elizabeth, Leonardo Davinci, Uma Thurman, Shakespeare
Lucky Colour: Green
Lucky Numbers:6, 4
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