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Unlike the Aries love of the game, the typical Taurus personality loves the rewards of the game. Think physical pleasures and material goods, for those born under this sign revel in delicious excess. This zodiac sign is also tactile, enjoying a tender, even sensual, touch.
Taurus adores comfort and likes being surrounded by pleasing, soothing things. Along these lines, they also favor a good meal and a fine wine. Did you know that Taurus sign dates can change year to year? Yes, they are.
Hey, this sign has a fixed quality attached to it after all, so expect that things will occasionally grind to a halt. Bulls are actually among the most practical and reliable zodiac signs, and they are happy to plod along, as it were, in pursuit of their goals. A self-indulgent beast? In ancient Roman mythology, Venus was the Goddess of Love, Beauty, and Pleasure, and Taurus has pretty much taken up where she left off.
Things go well for Gemini cuspers until mid month. Those born near the cusp of Aries may have domestic difficulties ahead. Either the first half or the second half of the month could be really sucky, depending on what day of the month you were born. Most of you will have problems with at least one important relationship.
The Earth sign collective are practical, stoic, determined, ambitious and materialistic. Privacy Statement. That can translate into ambition or practical application to the concrete, everyday necessities of life. But avoid making any life-changing decisions until Mercury turns direct two days later. It encourages us to search for companionship and love, to feel good in our skin, so it is associated with self-respect.
If things get confrontational you could piss off the wrong person. Just keep your pie hole shut, try to compromise and have a Happy Thanksgiving! The beginning of the month is pretty sucky for most of you. Trouble with partnerships, nasty scenes with someone older or an authority figure and an ugly incident with an important person in your life are a just few of the things you can look forward to. Some of you may also get the feeling that nobody likes you. Gee, ya think? A pissy attitude will just come back to haunt you.
Those born on the 5th of February seem to be here to discover that true intelligence hides in their heart and is manifested through emotion. Your Taurus horoscope is accurate because it is divided into decans. December 14 to February – Jupiter square your decan pushes you out Those born from May 5 to 10 will feel this transit most strongly during.
Happy Holidays! Earthy Taurus is a practical, reliable and hardworking sign. Interested in acquring money or property to give security in your life. Stubborn and hard to move from set course or own ideas. You have a natural love of comfort and rich food, which can add weight. Many in this sign have heavier bodies, and quite solid in appearance. Always charming, with good looks and a love of beauty and art, are attributes you can use to personal benefit.
Your taste in furnishings and value when acquiring land are two main features of your sign. So is y our durability and steadfastness in the face of difficulty — it may take you longer to get there but you succeed where others give up. Your emotions are generally constant, but you can retain your anger until it boils over — you are not always nice when aroused.
The lesson is to learn how to share what you have with another. Venus is the ruling Planet of Taurus. Venus represents everything feminine and is used in medicine and fashion to depict female. She is called the Goddess of Love and offers the softer side of love and affection, and everything to do with beauty. Each of the 12 signs is represented by a Symbol and if you look closely at these symbols you will see they do reflect many of the characteristics of their sign.
The symbol for Taurus is the Bull. They like to move at a leisurely pace, but will charge when aroused. In , you have the chance to finally accomplish your objectives, to be recognized for your qualities, to prove who you are, and to overcome the all the obstacles that stand in your way to success. In love, you are protective, always making sure to fulfill the wishes of your partner, and concerned about her well-being. You are prone to fantasize rather than make your fantasies come true because you fear to reveal your hidden naughty nature, but your partner will make you understand that you are free to express yourself.
Some of you will avoid mixing business with pleasure.