(21st January to 18th February)
General description: Ever year on or around January 20, the Sun enters Aquarius and transits through it till February 18. People born during this period are usually humanitarian and philanthropic. They love travelling, freedom of movement, thought and life, and have potential to become great inventors, technical wizards, scientists, researchers, analysts, etc. However, their unconventional mindsets and rebellious nature manifest in their unpredictable behaviour. They are friendly people but they are not known to change their minds or opinions easily.
Element - Air
Quality - Fixed (= stability)
Characteristics: Masculine, humane, scientific, eloquent, intuitive
Ruling planet: Uranus
Detriment: The Sun
Symbol: a man emptying/ carrying a water pot/ Water Bearer
The Symbol denotes: Waters of life, the beneficence of fresh water to nurture the mankind on earth.
Birthstone – Amethyst, Opal
Birth Colours – Electric blue, Grey, Ultramarine blue
Other lucky colours - Gold, Orange, Aqua
Lucky Day – Saturday
Associated Flowers and Plants – Orchids, fruit trees
Quality most needed for balance - Warmth, Feeling and Emotion
Deepest needs – To know and to bring in the new
Compatible Signs - Gemini, Libra
Best Sign/s for marriage and/or partnerships - Leo
Anatomically Aquarius corresponds to: The coccyx at the base of the spine, the calves and ankles, the cones and rods in the eye; lower leg bones, coccyx and shins; muscles in the calves, ankles and shins; arteries in the lower leg; veins in the lower leg.
Noteworthy qualities: Leadership skills, truthful, scientific, sincere, earnest, humane, cooperative, unbiased, inventive, philosophical, intuitive, pleasant, considerate, progressive.
Undesirable personality traits: Gullible, extremist, inconsistent, detached, cold, stubborn, unpredictable, aloof.