Sound confusing? Consider the sun. It shines light. It exposes what is in the dark, or in shadow. Same with your sun-sign. In fact, the reason most horoscopes deal with sun-signs is because that is the public aspect we present to the world — the part of us that is most easily seen metaphorically, by the sun shining upon us. If you really want to get your astro nitty gritty, go to Astro.
This is the symbol for Taurus.
In truth, there are a lot of ways to interpret this symbol. Most obvious is the likeness of a bull. The circle is the face, the protrusions from the circle represent bull horns. Strong, determined, focused and sometimes stubborn, the bull is a great symbol for Taurus. Tug on one thread, and it inevitably wiggles the weave someplace else in the tapestry. Consider the circle, which represents the full moon.
This is symbolic of attainment, achievement, completion…qualities Taurus folk really get jazzed about. This is symbolic of what you might expect…half-complete, not-quite-finished, or a halfway mark on the road to completion. From a symbolically lunar perspective, the glyph represents making peace with the progress required to get to the end-goal.
That includes delays, disappointment and setback. In this light, the lunar-affiliated glyph encourages acceptance with all phases of attainment. Earth: As mentioned, Taurus is intimately linked with the earth, and all their energies. Many Taureans exhibit this connection, from gardening, to appreciating the finer side of materialism. These earthy folk like rock solid facts.
Learn about what Taurus Zodiac Sign means and how it affects your life. Get complete information about Taurus Dates Compatibility, Traits and Characteristics. The Taurus symbol, or glyph, is designed to depict the head of a Bull with horns. This is the Taurus horoscope symbol and the character that represents this zodiac sign. Almost all of the 12 zodiac signs are depicted by an animal, with the exception of Gemini, Virgo and Libra.
They want concrete proof. Tareans, like their earth element, can be unmovable. Because earth is such a touchy-feely element, Taureans tend to like tangible stuff too. I remember shopping with a group of friends of mine.
Being me, I knew all their sun-signs. It was particularly interesting to watch my Taurus friends shop. They touched everything! Smelled everything! Tasted everything!
And they absolutely relished all the physical sensations. Poppy: The symbolic meaning of poppy is linked with exploration of the senses. Incredibly stubborn and often lazy, the Taurus is not unfamiliar with taking life too slow at times when a sense of urgency would be more appropriate. The Taurus is so easy going, that conflict may seem like a rarity in the life of this zodiac sign. However, there are some essential weaknesses that stir the Taurus with stress anxiety. These include facets of urgency that are almost like kryptonite.
The Taurus zodiac sign will struggle in conflict when rushed decisions need to be made, or when they are put on the spot and demanded answers. These approaches will make the Taurus feel trapped. And of course, whenever the Taurus sign feels attacked or backed up into a corner, the they will retaliate. Taureans are ruled by Venus and are true romantics at heart. True connection in meaningful shared experience and deep conversations are the fire and tinder that start love relationships for the Taurus.
Cafe Astrology. Gemini people tend to be airy and intellectual, glib of tongue and curious about life and other people. ALL Taureans obsess over, respect and manage their money. Just being kinda vacant. The focus on the tasks at hand makes them vulnerable to the "all work and no play" cul de sac of life. Well, Taurus takes most things seriously.
The love life of the Taurus is incredibly emotional and exciting. One of the key distinguishing factors of the loving Taurus is the sense of dedication it comes to relationships.
Solidity in digging your feet into the ground and committing to making it work makes Taureans excellent life partners. Read the Taurus Love horoscope to understand what attracts the Taurus to a potential relationship. Many Taurus relationships start with a hot physical attraction that develops into deep emotional bonds. Flirty and vivacious, the Taurus follows their intuition and is incredibly connected to the gut feelings of what he or she wants. The Taurus thrives in physical connection and lives to share that indulgence in an intimate relationship.
To understand how Taureans approach love and sex, read the Taurus Sex horoscope.
When it comes to romance, the Taurus is not interested in playing games. Other signs, including zodiacs ruled by the Earth element, will find strong compatibility between one another. Taking things slow, and enjoying all the small moments in between, are the name of the game when it comes to finding a compatible suitor for the Taurus lover. The most compatible zodiac signs to pair with the Taurus include the Cancer, Virgo, Capricorn, and Pisces.
Read more about Taurus zodiac compatibility with other signs to understand which qualities work well with each other. The trick to courting a Taurus is finding a fine line between meaningful connection and fun. Because of their easy-going attitude, something too serious may scare a Taurus away. On the other hand, spending time only at the superficial level can be boring. The key to success in gaining the attention of the Taurus zodiac sign is to display your own unique characteristics with all the confidence possible.
The Taurus is focused on what is real and honest and will laugh at any facade put on display. Persistence rules the Taurus work ethic. In many work environments, the Taurus is often called in to complete what others may struggle to finish.
When looking at the long haul of life goals, career path and professional development — the Taurus stays headstrong in what their pursuits are and how to achieve them. However, because the Taurus is equally emotional and stubborn, they need to strive to find stability and balance in managing conflict and knowing when to let go. Read more in your Daily Taurus Career horoscope to understand what challenges the Taurus experiences, and how to overcome them, in the office or workplace. Just like with food and wine, the Taurus loves to enjoy all that life has to offer.
In contrast to the disciplined Capricorn, the Taurus is willing to spend their money and resources on experiences that bring pleasure and joy into their lives.
Do not ask a Taurean to leave the comforts of his home and surroundings without a lot of resistance. Infact the word stubborn comes to mind quite often when we talk about Taurean energy, hence the fixed nature of the sign. It's not so much that they are difficult but it just takes a lot of momentum to get them moving.
They follow their own rythms of time before they can begin a new task. On the other hand once a Taurean is engaged in a task they will see it right through to the end, there staying power is immense. Taurus energy endows it's recipient with a love of all the sensual pleasures, taste, smell, hearing, sight and touch. This is very much connected with the beauty given to Taurus by the planet Venus. Taureans have a certain grace and charm and style about them.
They like the finer things in life, good food and wine and beautiful objects. Don't ever damage or take away a Taureans favoured possession as they will soon let you know how attached they are to these things. American Indians say; "if you love something give it away so you own it and it doesn't own you". Taureans could take good note of this.