(Last Updated on : 16/08/2019)
Sagittarius is the ninth of the 12 signs of the zodiac
. Sagittarius is the zodiac symbolized by an archer with lower half body depicted as a horse. In Hindi
, zodiac is known as Dhanu
remains in this zodiac from 22nd November to 21st December. People born under these dates are known as Sagittarius. The Nakshatras
, Purva Ashadha
and Uttara Ashadha
fall under this Zodiac. Sagittarius is one of the biggest travellers among all zodiac signs. Sagittarius is energetic, ambitious, generous, freedom-loving, and a seeker of challenge, open to new ideas and exploration.
Ruling Planet of Sagittarius
of fortune, Jupiter
rules Sagittarius. In astrology
, Jupiter is the planet of good fortune, optimism, expansion and abundance. It symbolises heroic action. As their key planet, Jupiter encourages them to live life as it comes, flow with the tide, and to have faith in something which is greater than themself.
Physical Characteristics of Sagittarius
Sagittarius people have square faces with well-defined features, chiselled jaw lines, usually with a large and well-shaped skull. They have a high, broad forehead, a wide and infectious smile, prominent cheekbones and noses, piercing eyes and a tall well-formed figure. Sagittarians tend to make direct eye contact with people. They usually have a loud, booming voice.
General Characteristics of Sagittarius
Optimism, idealism, knowledge and honesty are the virtues directly associated with this Sun sign. Sagittarius are born enthusiastic, friendly, truthful and intrinsically straightforward. Although, they often seem to be satirical and harsh, for most of the time they are just blunt and straightforward in speaking what they see or think. In reality, Sagittarius is the most reliable and generous of the lot. Whether it is bestowing some warm gesture for a friend or taking up cause for the unprivileged, this comes naturally to Sagittarius. They also cherish soft corners for the animals
Sagittarius is known to be the most frank and friendly people. They are talkative extrovert souls loving social circles and entertainment
. Sagittarius is big dreamers and is very intelligent and informed. They love to acquire deep knowledge on subjects, and can be very good researchers and professionals. They are restless by nature, and hates rules and confinement. Sagittarians are not necessarily graceful in their movements and are prone to accidents and injuries. A life with Sagittarian around is never dull and boring. Their strong desire for freedom may also incite jealousy and possessiveness on the part of a lover.
Health of Sagittarius
Sagittariuss cheerfulness is the strong reason behind their robust health. Sagittarius rules the liver, hips and femur bones. Problem areas are hip dislocation and rheumatism
. They have a sensitive liver and are susceptible to hepatitis. Sagittarian natives need lots of outdoor exercise in order to keep healthy.
Career of Sagittarius
Sagittarians are naturally inclined towards showbiz and sports. They can also do well in public relations, social works, as researchers and anything that involves constant growth and change.
Amorous Nature of Sagittarius
Sagittarians are warm and wonderfully friendly in romance. Their extrovert nature exposes them to many potential mates. They are usually faithful and loyal to the mate who understands and trusts them. They need to be set free of any confinement or obligations in any relationship and they can actually amaze by showing how dependable they can turn out to be. A Sagittariuss loving nature is genuine and their enthusiasm for life is infectious.
Compatibility Signs for Sagittarius
Sagittarius attraction for a Libran
is but natural. They go along well with Leos
i, and occasionally with Pisces
. With all the other signs they may feel restrictive.
Gemstones for Sagittarius
for Sagittarius is the Turquoise
. Turquoise attracts love, protects from harm and gives its wearer the ability to see into the future. Sagittarius also responds to Topaz, Beryl, Blue Topaz
, Blue Zircon
, Lapis Lazuli