Taurus – Summary
Taurus holds tremendous strength for supporting others and creating a peaceful, enjoyable living situation. This sign is more prone than others to have challenges with fertility and children but is quite “parental” in that it loves to make friendships and help everyone mutually enjoy life.
Taurus posses abundant intellectual resources, especially pertaining to financial matters, and has good resolve to work hard and advance in a career which is inwardly fulfilling. In this way, Taurus fulfills her challenge to find self-worth.
Passion challenges Taurus in several ways – clouding emotions and making anger a difficult thing to control, while causing romantic relationships to be confusing and overpowering.
Taurus tends to dislike organized religion.
Taurus – Details
Venus contributes beauty, love of peace and harmony, concentration on practical and tangible pleasures and a love for food.
Debilitated in House 5, contributing prominent need for: children, early education, disciplined thought processes and study habits, and affinity for spiritual practices.
Exalted in House 11, contributing prominent abundance in: fiances, making friendships, enjoying life.
Taurus brings the Moon to exaltation, but puts no planet into debilitation.
Mercury (owning houses 2 & 5) contributes financial intelligence, culinary creativity, creativity in general.
Saturn (owning houses 9 & 10) contributes tenacity and perseverance, especially in regards to supporting others through one’s career.
Moon (owning house 3) is very important regarding skill with the written word. She contributes beauty and desirability to Taurus, along with strong lust and enthusiasm to enjoy life.
Mars (owning houses 7 & 12) contributes passion that is difficult to control. Taurus is therefore known as a place of short bursts angry – later regretted and apologized for; as well as sexual or romantic adventures that are later troublesome and regretted.
Sun (owning house 4) contributes a challenge towards finding inner peace and self-worth. It also contributes need for a career that is inwardly fulfilling.
Jupiter (owning houses 8 & 11) contributes a tendency to dislike “organized” or established religion, and to have greater likelihood of mixing friendships and romance in a difficult way.
Number: Second House – the house of support. This contributes to the supportive strength of this rising sign.
Element: Earth. This again contributes supportive, practical strength.
Pattern: Rooted. Contributes still more focus on stability and strong foundations.
- Vic DiCara