(Last Updated on : 30-08-2019)
Water Sign is an element of Astrology
which is associated with the signs Cancer
. It also rules the Fourth
and Twelfth Houses in Horoscope
. The 12 zodiac
signs are grouped into four elements; Fire
or Water. The Water element represents the realm of deep emotions and feeling responses, ranging from compulsive passions to overwhelming fears.
Personality Traits of Water Signs
Water signs are intuitive and sensitive, and they feel more intensely than the rest. They are emotional and nurturing, and like a river
, they run deep. They are also generally considered to be imaginative, dreamy and sometimes impulsive rather than logical. People born under the water signs may also feel things so deeply that they tend to brood or experience mood swings.
Positive Traits of Water signs are as follows:
Intuitive, empathetic and even psychic
Receptive, emotional and nurturing
Compassionate, understanding and helpful
Artistic and imaginative
Enchanting, considerate and romantic
Negative Traits of Water sign are as follows:
Be brooding, moody and stagnant
Be self-indulgent and impulsive
Live in a fantasy world
Want to escape reality
Water Signs in Zodiac
Cancer, Scorpio and Pisces are grouped together because they share an emotional engagement with the world and those in it. However, they are different in their modes of operation. Its the three Modalities – Cardinal, Fixed and Mutable – that give each sign further definition and separates one from the other. Traits of the three separate zodiacs according to their Modalities are as follows:
Cancer is the Cardinal Water sign of the zodiac. Like the waters of a fast-moving stream as it winds and explores its way toward a farm pond or river, Cancer actively explores emotional connections. Cancer is the most empathetic of the water signs.
Scorpio is the Fixed Water sign of the zodiac. Scorpio water is like that of a dark swamp; humid and soggy, filled with thorns and thickets, unmoving but teeming with hidden life below its still murky surface. Scorpios emotions are extreme, dark, deep and mysterious. Scorpio is the most emotionally receptive and most emotionally secretive sign of the zodiac.
Pisces is the Mutable water sign of the zodiac. Pisces water is like the all-encompassing waters of the oceans; it knows no bounds and cannot be contained. Pisces has oceanic awareness and is the most intuitive sign of the zodiac.
Compatibility of Water Signs
A relationship between Water signs is likely to get quite wet from time to time. The zodiac signs that are the most harmonious with the Water signs are the Earth signs (Taurus
) and the Fire signs (Aries