Things To Know About Taurus
There are so many things to be said about the zodiac sign Taurus and where to begin will be rather difficult. With that said you will be surprised after reading this hub some of the things you discover, while other things will be stuff you have already known for some time.
Like with many things in Paganism and Pagan like paths there are correspondences with the Zodiac and associations that are intriguing. Well, at least they can be if you're into the zodiac like I am. And I have a rather personal connection with this sign because I myself am indeed a Taurus.
Did you know that that people under different zodiac signs can be subject to different health concerns? That's right and because of the sign Taurus being known to govern the throat and neck region people of this sign can be subjects of throat infections, goiter and even respiratory ailments such as asthma. With me for example I have quite the history with throat infections.
This isn't all folks. Those of this sign are also at risk of diseases of the genitals, of the womb and of the liver and of the kidneys. They are also said to have problems with abscesses and rheumatism. Taureans are said to be lazy, well they have more of a chance to be and because of this they also have more chances of being overweight which is another health concern.
And in my case I used to be overweight, until I took control of the situation and aimed for a healthier me.
People who are born under this sign has been known to have extreme determination. They usually are lovers of peace. They have a respect of material possessions and a fear of falling into debt and because of this will do anything in their will to avoid doing so.
Those who are of this sign are usually dependable people. They can be keen-witted and practical rather than intellectual but they are dependable.
A Taurus will most often times make a faithful and loyal friend. Often times very generous as well however they rarely make friends outside of their own social rank. Normally those of this sign can be gentle and even tempered, and caring people. They are good natured, slow to anger. They, in most cases, try to avoid anything that would give them an ill feeling, like arguing. But they are said, if they are provoked to do so, to burst in fits of anger, unable to control themselves, as if losing all of their self control.
These people enjoy art and music, they usually have unconventional faith or religion. In work these people do not mind getting their hands dirty. They may work a crafting job, a job where they cook, some place that they do indeed get their hands quite dirty.
Taurus, which dates include those who are born April 21st through May 21st, have several associations and correspondences that you may not have known before reading this. Some are herbs, animals, crystals, and scents and oils. You may just be surprised here.
Herbs that correspond with Taurus include Burdock, Elder, Mallow, Vervain, Clover, Jimsonweed, Violet, Wild Roses and Coltsfoot.
The element of Taurus is Earth, which is something many do know, but if you didn't you do know now.
Crystals that are said to correspond with this sign include Sapphire, turquoise, Topaz, Jade, Opal and Emerald. Now Emerald is also considered the starstone for this sign.
The colors for Taurus are Red, Orange, Brown and Indigo. Interesting, one of my favorite colors include Red.
There is even a number that is associated with Taurus and that number is the number six.
The day that corresponds with this zodiac sign is Friday and the season is Spring. When it comes to animals the main one of course is the tough looking bull. But that's not all. There's the rabbit, Robbin, and magpie. Symbolically you may also include the ram and owl.
The scents/oils that relate to this sign are rose, jasmine, carnation, honeysuckle, strawberry or vervain.
There are deities that are associated with this zodiac sign, yes indeed and they include Osiris, Apis, Hera, Venus and Asar.
The planet of this sign is Venus.
There are ages that this sign is said to govern as well and these ages include the ages 14 through 21.
The tarot card for Taurus is the major arcana card Heirophant.
When the moon is the sign of Taurus rituals involving property, housing, material acquisitions can be performed and even the health issues that have to do with the neck, throat and ears may be addressed during this time as well.
There are a whole lot more characteristics of Taurus that could have been mentioned but I mainly wanted to touch subjects that are barely mentioned. Interesting little facts that you may not have already known and hopefully I did.
Taurus is a sign that both me and my older brother are a part of. I live in a household of many people of this sign and most of the time the characterists of this sign hold true. Even the bad down side of them.
Keep in mind that while Taurus people can be patient, reliable, warmhearted, loving, persistent and determined there is a down side to them. They may also be jealous, possessive, resentful, self-indulgent and greedy.
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