April 21 – May 20
The glyph for Taurus appears as the horns and head of a bull. The circle being pierced by the half moon shape is symbolic of fertility and material wealth. The glyph can also be seen as representing the chin and Adam’s apple, which is the part of the body ruled by Taurus.
The keyword for Taurus is “I have,” as Taureans are the sign of financial wealth. All Taureans love beautiful things. Their clothes are classy and always of the best quality. Taurus is a fixed earth sign. All fixed signs are resistant to change. The Bull is well grounded, practical, and dependable. Taurus is ruled by Venus, the goddess of love and beauty. Those born under the sign of the Bull are well known for their strength and stamina. They may be slow to make a decision, because of their cautious nature. Taureans tend to be quiet and introspective. They are nurturing, loving people who tend to keep their emotions closely guarded. When Bulls get angry, their vindictiveness knows no bounds. They never forget; years later they will still remember that you slighted them. They are the biggest martyrs of the zodiac.
Taureans have a genuine love for all people and are capable of maintaining platonic relationships with the opposite sex for years. The Bull is patient and prefers to build relationships on a firm base. They are charming and easygoing companions who possess a great sense of humour. They are loyal, affectionate, and faithful partners. The Bull works tirelessly to keep loved ones happy, as they seek to achieve long-lasting relationships. Taureans find it difficult to end a relationship. Therefore they tend to hang on long after their partner has moved on. Along with their strong sense of devotion comes a jealousy and possessiveness that leads to difficulties.
Taureans tend to have light-coloured hair and eyes. A thick neck is an unmistakable trait of all Bulls. They are usually evenly proportioned with elegant, finely sculptured hands. Bulls are often sensitive to everything around them, including smells and sounds. They desire to be surrounded by beauty. Their love of good food may cause them to be a bit plump. All Taureans have a musical and soothing voice, which complements their gentle and friendly manner.
Taureans are the workers of the zodiac. They make good team players and have a strong focus and desire to get the job done. The Bull can be successful in the business world or the arts. Unlike Aries, Taureans are not entrepreneurs, but give them a plan and they will methodically follow it through to completion. They are capable of overcoming any obstacle on their way to success. Taureans possess a spiritual side and are often successful in ministering to others. Many famous musicians are born under the sign of Taurus.
Positive Qualities: practical, patient, dependable, artistic, stable, determined, trustworthy
Negative Qualities: stubborn, materialistic, greedy, negative, jealous, possessive
Lucky Day: Friday
Most compatible marriage sign: Virgo, Capricorn
Famous Taureans: Candice Bergen, George Carlin, George Clooney, Sigmund Freud, Janet Jackson, Al Pacino, Jack Nicholson, Uma Thurman, Barbra Streisand