Addis Ababa Medical College – Hargeisa Branch

Signs Of The Zodiac

June 23rd, 2014

Signs of the Zodiac – the concept of astrology is very conditional. With real constellations they have common names, but the concept of the zodiacal constellations and zodiac sign are quite different. Signs of the Zodiac – it's 1 / 12 of the ecliptic (the annual trajectory of the Sun on the terrestrial sky relative to the stars). Thus, the length of one zodiac sign is exactly 30 degrees. The starting point of the zodiacal circle is the vernal equinox, the real whose position relative to stars is changing at a rate of about 50 'per year. The first sign of the zodiac is Aries. In the sign the Sun and moves at the time of vernal equinox – this time as the beginning of the astronomical year.

Signs of the Zodiac, representing a single entity, are classified by the elements and forms of expression. Go to the elements of fire are: Aries, Leo and Sagittarius. Go to the elements of water – Cancer, Scorpio and Pisces. By air disaster – Libra, Aquarius and Gemini. By the Sign of the Earth – and Virgo. Fire signs are talking about the activity, initiative, assertiveness, water – about the emotion and depth.

Earth signs are responsible for practicality, all earthly things. Air signs are associated with the information and any kind of exchange. The shape of display signs are divided into cardinal – Aries, Cancer, Libra and Capricorn, permanent-Taurus, Leo, Scorpio and Aquarius and choppy – Gemini, Virgo, Sagittarius and Pisces. The cardinal signs are characterized by activity manifestations, the energy, a penchant for action. Constants represent a balance of conflicting forces (are energy reservoirs of the Zodiac). Unstable signs symbolize the state of instability, impermanence (conciliators universe as constantly moving from radical to fixed and vice versa). To describe a particular zodiac sign to synthesize a description of the elements and forms. For example Aries – the sign of fiery and radical, Taurus – a fixed and earth, fish – water, volatile. Therefore, the essential qualities of Aries is assertive, proactive and sloknnost to action, Taurus – stubborn and practical, while Pisces characterized by emotional depth, but mood and some variability.