Many people use Zodiac signs to know the personality and characters of people they are engaging with and daily horoscope to know their fortune for the day or year. Though many people dismiss these beliefs as unscientific, many still depend their luck and fate on the position of heavenly bodies at certain times, which astrologers, the people specialising in the Zodiac and horoscopes, eagerly study.
According to astrologers, there are 12 Zodiac signs that somehow explains the personalities of people and which you use in finding out in your daily horoscope. They even divide them into four types based on the overall personal preference of each category. The categories based on the elements are Water, Fire, Earth and Air.
Water – Extremely emotional and sensitive, individuals belonging to this category are highly intuitive and can mysterious just like the ocean. These people value deep and meaningful conversations and intimate talks and encounters. They seldom do anything in the open and are always supportive of their family and friends. Cancer, Scorpio and Pisces belong to this category.
Fire – Fire signs are passionate, dynamic, and unpredictable. These people are easy to get angry, but can also forgive quickly. They are adventurers and action-oriented individuals with overflowing energy. Physically, they are very strong and are likely inspiring for others. They are intelligent, creative, idealistic, self-aware and always ready for action. Aries, Leo and Sagittarius make up the Fire signs.
Earth – Being the most conservative and realistic, persons under the Earth signs are practical and are the ones to keep us ‘grounded’. Despite their realistic demeanour, they can also be extremely emotional. They are the most rooted to the material realm and puts preference on material goods. They are dependable, loyal, practical and stable. They stick by their family and friends through hard times. Taurus, Virgo and Capricorn belong to the Earth signs.
Air – Tagged as the intellectuals and communicators of the Zodiac, persons under Air signs are rational, sociable, and love communication and relationships (though can be superficial) with other people. These people love philosophical discussions, parties and other social gatherings and books that feed their minds with relevant information. They also enjoy giving advice. Gemini, Libra and Aquarius are the signs under this category.