(Last Updated on : 13/08/2019)
Virgo is the sixth of the 12 signs of the zodiac
, which falls around August 22nd to September 23rd. As per Indian Astrology
, the Virgo sign is symbolised as 'Kanya'
. Uttara Phalguni
are the Nakshatras
under this particular zodiac. Virgo has a sharp mind for orderly and analytical thinking. Virgo is reserved, modest, practical, discriminating and industrious, analytical and painstaking, seeking to know and understand.
Ruling Planet of Virgo
The ruling planet of Virgo is Mercury
, the ancient God of communication
and commerce. In Indian Astrology, Mercury rules intelligence and reason, and predisposes toward a high-strung temperament. Mercury gives Virgo sharpness of mind
, restlessness and mental anxiety, in the similar way it confers to a Gemini.
Physical Characteristics of Virgo
Virgos are typically fair, with clean-looking skin, a roundish head and delicately-shaped lips. They have large and expressive eyes with an outward apex, and strong symmetrically refined features. Virgos are always very clean. Virgos tend to have remarkable physiques, and they carry themselves very well.
General Characteristics of Virgo
A Virgo is very good with details and is often painstakingly perfectionist. Although Virgos are fun loving people in social circuit, there may be times when a Virgo seems cold and aloof. Virgo is basically a loner. At the same time, he is highly dedicated to serving mankind. A Virgo is a true instance of a friend in need and illness. He rarely harms others, and does most of the things right. That is the reason they are often cherished as good friends.
A Virgo is never rash, impulsive or spendthrift. He is highly organized, intelligent, truthful and hygienic. Most of the Virgos are quite religious as well. Virgo puts facts and truth in front of any emotions. Hence they may often seem heartless. But in reality, they are most devoted to people and certainly most dependable. Virgo people sometimes arouse anger and violence in others because of their tendency to interfere, their critical tongues and their unemotional attitudes.
Health of Virgo
Virgos are most diet
and hygiene conscious species of the lot. Mostly they are hell bent on keeping germs and illness away. But they often overtax their body by hard work and their minds by anxieties, so they should occasionally take breaks for relaxation
. Virgo rules intestines, spleen, duodenum and the sympathetic nervous system. Problems like constipation
may occur in their lifetime. They are prone to illness caused by stress
and nervous tension.
Career of Virgo
Virgos are not so suitable for job requiring daring and leading the organization. Their methodical working system makes them ideal as auditors, proof-readers, editors, organizers and even detectives.
Amorous Nature of Virgo
Virgos are romantic. It is just that their romance has an earthier and real feel to it. They would never go for a mate who would not be able to meet their standards of intelligence and manners. They cannot put up with out of the worlds promises and sweeping gestures. But when they make a commitment to someone, their love is most loyal and strong above most. They make good homemakers, and will take care of their spouse and children with fanatic diligence. People who cherish such qualities will never let them go out of their life.
Compatibility Signs for Virgo
Virgos are most compatible with water signs of Cancer
. Earth signs of Taurus
also suit them well. The least compatible signs with Virgo are generally considered to be Gemini<
. These are the signs that have a great tendency to bring out the worst in each other.
Gemstones for Virgo
is the main birthstone for Virgo and must be utilized for inspiring them in the fields of creativity, emotions, socialization and warmth. It also enables Virgos to overcome the fear of death
. However, there exist six other gemstones
which can be employed as substitutes for carnelian which include Azurite, Tiger Eye