For the next 12 blogs, we are going to explore the 12 sun signs and the traits and attributes of that sign .This week we look at the zodiac sign of Scorpio!
Ruling Planets: Mars & Pluto
Symbols: The Scorpion & The Eagle
(Scorpio 24 October – 22 November)
Scorpio is a water sign and its ruling planets are Mars and Pluto. Those with the Scorpio sign also have the symbolic sign of the scorpion and the eagle. The scorpion often is representative of the nature of those individuals with this sign. Intense and brooding and when felt wrongly done by, Scorpio’s will seek revenge and retribution just as a scorpion would bite and sting. As Scorpio is ruled by the planet of power Pluto, it also explains why scorpions often have intense emotional feelings and can react intensely toward others in situations. They are sensitive individuals and can often be secretive people.
Scorpions are small, deadly and often unassuming. Same goes for those with the scorpion sign. Extremely self defense, yet perhaps rightly so, Scorpios are extremely intuitive and are good at predicting the emotional state of those around them. Being a water sign and water symbolizing emotion , Scorpios own emotional state runs deep and like water flowing in many different directions, sometimes the waters of those with the Scorpio sign run so deep that they have trouble understanding their own emotional wants and needs and being able to express them effectively to others.
Scorpio’s are mysterious individuals and are extremely passionate people. They however spend much time observing others before letting them get close and thus may not always have a large group of friends. At first glance, Scorpios may seem cool , calm and collected however underneath their passion, emotions are often building and can erupt unexpectedly to those around them. They are very self directed and can be extremely focused on a career, hobby or projects, which often ensures that they are successful Scorpio’s can be extremely successful in their professional life.
Scorpio’s Biggest Strength : Innate ability to sense others feelings and emotional states
Scorpio’s Biggest Weakness : Seeking revenge and retribution when feeling wronged.