Aquarius: What Does Your Zodiac Sign Mean?
Zodiac signs or sun signs indicate the position of the sun upon the time of our birth. Each zodiac sign has a meaning and characteristics unique to itself. Let us now understand the meaning of the sun sign Aquarius and its characteristics.
Dates: January 20 to February 18
Aquarius is the eleventh sign in the zodiac. Aquarians are perfect representatives for the Age of Aquarius. People born under this sign have social conscience required to carry us into the new world. Aquarians are philanthropic, humanitarian, and are keen to make the world a better place. This is why they focus much of their energy on our social institutions and the way they work. Aquarians are progressive souls and great visionaries. They are capable of quickly engaging others in this process. This is one reason that they have lots of friends and acquaintances. Aquarians believe in a collaborative effort in making the world a better place.
Water Bearer is the symbol of Aquarius. Similar to the way that the Water Bearer brings that precious liquid as a gift, Aquarians shower the world with their new thoughts and ideas. They are at a near-genius level and their minds churn out amazing ideas. Their thought process is original and inventive. Aquarians bestow these ideas as a gift with no expectations, they are happy when the rest of the world agrees with them. They can even be temperamental and impatient with those who disagree. They are fixed in their opinions, with regards to the fixed quality associated with this sign.
Saturn and Uranus are the rulers of Aquarius. Powerful Saturn is the original ruler of Aquarius, and the father of many Gods in ancient Roman times. Uranus is considered the oldest of the gods in Roman mythology. The combination of energies of these two planets is strong and vibrant. Saturn’s force field is that of a strict taskmaster, which makes Aquarians love to think and implement new ideas. They also love to think they are right. Uranus instils Aquarians with a visionary spirit.
Air is the element associated with Aquarius. It symbolizes the rarefied air of the intellectual. Aquarians accomplish much with their logical and broad minds, entertaining scientific and complex ideas for the betterment of all. Aquarius personality is also inventive and artistic.
Personality: Strengths and Weaknesses:
Aquarians are always present wherever the ideas are new, radical and rebellious. Their creative and inventive thinking is one of their greatest assets. Aquarians are all about technology and progress. They are genius and have a unique ability to present revolutionary ideas to the world. Their approach in doing so may be impersonal, unpredictable and cold at times.
They are broad-minded and in the spirit of creating a better world. Aquarians believe that their offbeat, yet original approach will win one day, the revolutionary thought required to change the world. They are humane and altruistic people, determined to make a difference. Aquarians are happy to give, but it is often on their terms and comfort level.
Aquarius traits tend to be freedom-loving and individualistic. They love traveling. Aquarians are generally compassionate and sympathetic, but they like it when things happen in their own quirky way. Some feel that they are behavior-centric, but their wonderful heart, makes you overlook some of these oddities. Aquarians treasure their friends and acquaintances and look forward to giving back as much as possible.
They love playing Baseball and Tennis and enjoy swimming. They favor watery colors like aqua blue or shiny silver. Aquarians can be playful and flirtatious in love, but they are loyal, committed and not very possessive.