Years ago when the concept of planets and stars was not known it was all a mystery. The movement of all the planets and stars was amusing and astonishing. Over a period of time, these were recorded and observed. Astrology originated a long time ago when people started to understand these movements. If we go back it has been around 11000 years since people have been interested in this topic.
When studies were made initially, the planets were thought of as gods. And later on, they also figured out the movement of the sun and the moon which formed the base of astrology. And soon research revealed that people who are born during a particular movement pattern are extremely similar. This led to deeper studies and this is how astrology was born.
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Though these people are unique and different from each other, they still have a lot of things common in them. Most of them shared a common scope of interests and feelings making them similar. This led to the construction of reference chard for people. Earlier preparing this chart was difficult, but today it can be done in seconds. But understanding and deciphering the meaning behind it is difficult and not everyone’s cup of tea.
The Four Elements
The twelve signs of astrology from a striking group of four elements. Each of these elements constitutes of three signs. These elements are as sun, fire, water, and air. These elements are without a doubt the building block for the whole universe. When we look at astrology, these elements express the nature of all the signs.
- Fire: The fire element constitutes of three signs, which are Aries, Leo, and Sagittarius. As fire denotes positivity, high energy, inspiration, courage, passion and power, these signs reminiscent the same.
- Earth: This element has three signs, Taurus, Virgo, and Capricorn as its part. This element denotes traits such as caution, responsible, reliability, focus, solid, strong, dependability, and much more. All the signs in this element also possess similar characteristics.
- Air: The third element of astrology is air which consists of three signs, Gemini, Libra, and Aquarius. People belonging to this element are light on heart, pitiful, joyous, entertaining, extroverts, independent, entertaining, and trustworthy.
- Water: The last element in astrology. It also consists of three signs, Cancer, Scorpio, and Pisces. The traits which are seen in people with these elements are compassionate, forgiving, emotional, creative, spiritual, and pitiful.
The Sun Signs
The sun is the core of the entire solar system and forms the base of the energy. Without it, there would be no life on this planet. When it comes to astrology, the sun depicts energy and motivation. There are 12 sun signs and each one of us belongs to one of them. The predictions we see every day in newspapers are based on these signs. Each sign has its own set of unique traits and characteristics making all of us different yet similar. The sky is divided into twelve sections, each of them showcasing one sign.