On Tuesday, Venus enters Pisces. This means that planet of charm and beauty will create a dreamy atmosphere as she moves through the artistic and intuitive sign. EST until a. Then, our lovely lunar lady will enter Capricorn, influencing us to make more responsible choices until Friday night at p. To make things even more interesting, a Venus-Uranus sextile arrives on Wednesday, inspiring us to make more spontaneous choices around love and aesthetics.
This is the day to take chances. On Friday night, the moon enters optimistic Aquarius at p.
In Indian astrology, there are five elements: fire, earth, air, water, and ether. The master of fire is Mars, while Mercury is of earth, Saturn of air, Venus of water, and Jupiter of ether. The relation of the signs to the elements is the same in the two systems. Chinese astrological signs operate on cycles of years, lunar months, and two-hour periods of the day also known as shichen.
A particular feature of the Chinese zodiac is its operation in a year cycle in combination with the Five Phases of Chinese astrology Wood , Fire , Metal , Water and Earth. So the Chinese year calendar is a solar-lunar-jovian calendar. In Chinese astrology , the zodiac of twelve animal sign represents twelve different types of personality.
The zodiac traditionally begins with the sign of the Rat , and there are many stories about the Origins of the Chinese Zodiac which explain why this is so. When the twelve zodiac signs are part of the year calendar in combination with the four elements, they are traditionally called the twelve Earthly Branches. The Chinese zodiac follows the lunisolar Chinese calendar  and thus the "changeover" days in a month when one sign changes to another sign vary each year.
The following are the twelve zodiac signs in order.
The five elements operate together with the twelve animal signs in a year calendar. The five elements appear in the calendar in both their yin and yang forms and are known as the ten Celestial stems. When trying to calculate the relevant year of the cycle in relation to the Gregorian calendar , an easy rule to follow is that years that end in an even number are Yang representing masculine, active and light , those that end with an odd number are Yin representing feminine, passive and darkness. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.
Not to be confused with Constellations. For differences between systems, see Sidereal and tropical astrology and Zodiac. For the album by George Freeman, see Birth Sign album. Main article: Zodiac.
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