(born between April 20 - May 20)
RULING PLANET: Venus
SYMBOL: The Bull
Taurus are traditionally know as patient, reliable, quiet, affectionate, persistent, security-loving, practical, placid, determined, and stable.
On the shadow side: jealous, possessive, resentful, inflexible, self-indulgent, greedy, stubborn, resistant to change.
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MORE INFORMATION ABOUT TAURUS:
When the Moon is in Taurus, its influence is of even greater strength and importance than in most other cases. Immediate reactions to situations will be slow, but once an opinion is formed the individual will speak up with determination and authority
Although the individual with Taurus rising may not give the impression that he or she needs to feel more than usually secure, the underlying need will be very much present, and, as is the case with Sun-sign Taureans, will relate to both financial and emotional security.
Taurus, to function properly, need to live their lives in the knowledge that they have the security of a regular income and a stable emotional relationship. When this is achieved they are in the right position to achieve a great deal. Their most outstanding virtue is patience, they will plod very steadily onwards, and soon learn that short cuts are usually disastrous for them.
If you are in love with a Taurus man or woman, understand that this person is a one-woman man or a one-man woman (unless Gemini predominates elsewhere in the natal chart). Primarily interested in security, this being is looking to settle down