(Last Updated on : 22/08/2019)
Pisces is the twelfth sign in zodiac
, and it is also the final sign in the zodiacal cycle. It is symbolized by two fish swimming in opposite directions. It is known as Meen
. People born between the dates of 19th February and 20th March belong to this zodiac as their Sun sign. The Nakshatras
of 'Purva Bhadrapada
', 'Uttara Bhadrapada
' and 'Revati
' belong to this sign. Pisces is receptive, intuitive and emotional, imaginative, romantic, impressionable and mystical, adaptable and very changeable.
Ruling Planet of Pisces
Pisces is ruled by Jupiter
. Jupiter is the planet
of faith, positivism and optimism. However, some astrologers
also believe that Neptune is yet another sign Lord of this zodiac sign. In astrology
, Neptune is the planet of illusion, glamour, mystery and deception.
Physical Characteristics of Pisces
The physical characteristics of Pisces include an average height and delicate built, big dreamy eyes and a generous calm demeanour. Their bodies are usually plump or well rounded due to their tendency of overeating and eating for emotional reasons.
General Characteristics of Pisces
Pisces are born naturally gifted for fine arts
. They are also very intuitive and sensitive towards others emotions. Piscean talents enrich several fields of arts. It is said that very few people do not connect deeply with ones born under this zodiac. Pisceans are able to ignore the harsh realities of life, and tend to view the world through dreamy haze.
Pisces reflects emotions and sensitivity that runs deep. A Piscean is so subtle and seemingly harmless, that they seldom invite any enemies. They are adaptable to any adversity, instead of opposing it fiercely and bitterly and can accommodate themselves in this scheme of world rather nicely. However, sometimes their occasional crankiness, lack of discipline, and habitual lies can create a feeling of deception for people involved with them. Many of them are highly intuitive. They have haunting sweetness and gentleness, which make others immediately comfortable with them. They are also easily drawn into unpredictable situations and to unbalanced people.
Health of Pisces
Pisces rules feet, liver and lymph. People with Pisces as their ascendant can have foot disorders, anaemia
, eyelid inflammation and complications related to heavy eating and drinking. Pisceans generally love food
and drinks and hate workouts
. This can cause many physical problems.
Career of Pisces
The zodiac lends to a natural gifts in arts, be it music
, acting, writing or painting
. A Piscean should follow his own heart with a practical intent. Otherwise there is no limit to wasted Piscean artists in this world. Their natural tendency to sympathize can make up for the best of nurses under this sign. Travelling and tourism also interest them.
Amorous Nature of Pisces
Pisceans need for romance is the core aspect of their nature. Even the most practical looking Piscean is rich with a romantic soul
which is concealed. A romance with a Piscean is all about soul gazing in garden of rose
s. Everything else is sweet, gentle and beautiful till practicality raises its head. Their mood swings, a sarcastic tongue and an unknown desire to lie (or make believe) may upset others every now and then. But the level of comfort one shares with these people is phenomenal. They will be the most gentle, understanding husband or wives who will let one be oneself, and have full faith in others no matter what.
Compatibility Signs for Pisces
Pisces have a soulful compatibility with Scorpio
. They go along quite well with Cancer
. This is one sign that can actually go along with all the signs. Relationship compatibility is governed by other factors of astrology. The least compatible signs with Pisces are generally considered to be Gemini
Gemstones for Pisces
The lucky gemstone
of the Pisces individuals is Aquamarine
. It magnifies occult powers and brings serenity of mind
. It also protects its wearer while travelling on the sea. Gemstones like amethyst
, blue sapphire
, rose quartz
are also believed to be quite beneficial for people who are born under the sign of Pisces.