Capricorn (Dec 22 – Jan 19)
Capricorn is the 10th sign of the Zodiac, the third of the Earth Signs – after Taurus and Virgo, is of Cardinal Quality and is ruled by Saturn. The Mountain Goat, sometimes depicted as a ‘Sea Goat’, is the Zodiac glyphs and is symbolic of sure footed climbs of steep slopes and/or concern for the collective. Capricorn basically symbolizes personal ambition and competition yet also an ascent to positions of authority and responsibility where concern with collective issues and social order is emphasized. Other themes include social and material realism, practicality, time and timing, strategy, competition, aggressiveness, drive, ambition, steadily rising from the bottom to the top, patience, determination, industry and industrialism, law enforcement and the military, big business and corporations. Issues faced by persons strongly influenced by Capricorn include rigidity, limitation, depression, restrictiveness, mercilessness, callousness, aggression, superiority, unchecked competition, being a workaholic, cynicism, cold heartedness and a hard attitude in general. Capricorn is about finding one’s place in society via one’s career, cultivating strength of character and integrity by way of genuine know-how earned over time from the bottom up, and experiencing a sense of purpose by way of fulfilling responsibilities and dutiful action. Common occupations include administrators, principles, executives, chiefs, captains, sergeants, politicians, mechanics, heavy equipment operators, architects, mechanical engineers, mathematicians, head coaches, managers, chief executive officers, lead actors and performers, entrepreneurs and leaders of all kinds.
Famous personalities that depict Capricorn include:
- Sade – Singer songwriter
- Mel Gibson - Actor & film producer/director
- Howard Stern – Radio personality
Recent Horoscopes for this Sun Sign:
All being well, you got the jump on spring. If not, there is still time to do those chores. Yet, striking a balance between intellectual and emotional activities is also featured. This could lead to upsets if not handled well. An invitation to be creative has been sounded. Aim for variety for balance.
A lot of energy is stirring close to home. You have probably begun or are feeling inspired to take on some pretty big projects. If this includes spring cleaning and creating a more beautiful home environment, then you are probably right on track. Aim to create an atmosphere that supports both deepened self-awareness and inner peace.
Your warrior spirit has been activated. Then again, it could be interpreted as the spiritual warrior within. The former exudes high energy, drive, discipline and brassy resolve to overcome any and all external obstacles and foes. The latter directs the focus inward to clean the projector to achieve a better reflection. Your call, which.
A process of pushing through barriers continues. There are two ways you can go, the literal or the magical. The literal implies actually removing or obstacles, walls and even people from your life. The magical way refers to clearing old beliefs, attitudes, interpretations and self-concepts and watching the outer reflections change.