Zodiac Symbol:♒ Zodiac Sign:🏺 The Water Carrier Aquarius Birth Dates: January 20 - February 18 Element:🌬️ Air Planetary Ruler:♅ Uranus Color: Light-Blue, Silver Quality:Fixed Most Compatible Signs:♌Leo, ♐Sagittarius Lucky Day/s: Saturday Lucky Numbers: » Back to About Aquarius Menu
Strengths: Broad-minded, compassionate, eccentric, independent Weaknesses: Aloof, avoids emotional expression, temperamental, stubborn Likes: Assisting others, fun times with friends, humanitarian causes, intelligent conversation, listening to others Dislikes: Boring or dull moments, constraints, empty promises, loneliness, people with differences in opinions » Back to About Aquarius Menu
Those born of the Aquarius sign are seemingly with opposing personalities. At some times Aquarius born will seem quiet and reserved, and at others they will seem dynamic and eccentric. What these personalities have in common is that they are they are the different ways in which Aquarius folk manifest their vast intellect and deep thoughts. They possess the ability to think without prejudice, actively seeking out both side of the story before arriving at a conclusion. This therefore makes Aquarius folk good problem solvers. Aquarius folk are immense humanitarians, always willing to help others and fight for good causes.
Being of an Air sign, Aquarius are yearning to using their intellect at every circumstance. They will quickly become bored and disengaged in the absence of intellectual stimulation.
Uranus is the ruling planet of Aquarius, affording Aquarius born with a shy but direct and at times combative nature. They are also afforded with a visionary nature, seemingly knowing what the future holds, and are with clear vision of where they want to be in life in the mid and long term. Aquarius's ruling planet of Uranus also bestows upon them the capability to quickly and easily adapt, making them progressive thinkers and noteworthy humanitarians.
Aquarius folk long to be encircled by other people, thus they will be drawn to community groups or organizations fighting for a good cause. Aquarius have a strong belief in equality and freedom of expression, alway willing to put up a good fight to uphold their beliefs. Whilst Aquarius are with noteworthy humanitarian intentions, it often comes at a personal cost, resulting in feelings of restriction and constraint when they realize they are unable to change the world.
When it comes to personal relationships, those of the Aquarius star sign are reputed as being distant and insensitive. This is not their true unreserved nature, rather it's their way to protect themselves from being emotionally hurt by new acquaintances. However, it can take Aquarius quite some time to open up. Aquarius could benefit their new relationships by being more trustworthy of others, and being more open and emotionally expressive. » Back to About Aquarius Menu
Aquarius and Friendship
Aquarius is a natural friend, willingly extending an impartial hand in friendship. There are however motivations for Aquarius seeking friendships other than just for socializing. Aquarius have a penchant for striking friendships with those needing help, believing themselves to be exceptional counselors. Whilst this is true, Aquarius can at times offer their help where it's not wanted, causing difficulties to themselves. Aquarius can benefit from listening first before impulsively offering their advice.
To some, Aquarius friends are seemingly cold and without emotion. Although true to a certain extent, it is this very characteristic that can make Aquarius a true friend, being one who is truly sincere, is able to control their feelings, and is without hidden expectations or judgments. True friends will value this aspect of the Aquarius personality. If anything, Aquarius could relax a bit more, letting their guard down at times to allow others to better relate to them.
Friendships with Aquarius are often established at an intellectual level. Being that Aquarius are easily bored, they are in need to establish a connection of minds with those that match their own intellect. To maintain a long standing friendship with an Aquarius, one will need to be able to share thoughts at an intellectual level, covering subject matter such as science, technology, history, psychology and philosophy.
Personal traits that Aquarius value in a friendship are progressive thinking, supportive (of their efforts), loyalty and and non-judgmental. » Back to About Aquarius Menu
Aquarius and Family
You will find Aquarius to be the eccentric member of the family, the progressive member who marches to the beat of their own drum. Aquarius is likely to be the relative into yoga, meditation, feminism, liberalism or some other alternative lifestyle. The extreme individually of an Aquarius is one that not all family members will approve of, but their love of life and rich worldly encounters means they have an abundance of life experiences to share at family gatherings, providing a world of wonderment to the young generations.
Aquarius are not noted for being overly loving and sentimental relatives. They will usually partake in family traditions, but in doing so are often just going through the motions. Aquarius find it difficult to perceive or show emotions, and as such are not the family members you would turn to for sympathy or a shoulder to cry on.
As children Aquarius are usually very bright and attentive, and do not require to be mollycoddled. As parents, Aquarius are very progressive, affording their teenage children allowances that would likely flabbergast other parents. All they ask is that their teenage children make the most out of their education and stay within the law. This liberal parenting approach my not however be suited to all children, sometimes requiring outside assistance to help children with strong emotions unlike their own.
In summary, whilst Aquarius family members are communicative, their lack-luster show of emotions and eccentric personality may not find them in favor with all members of the extended family. However, if and when the need arises, Aquarius will do whatever they can, even making sacrifices if necessary, to help a troubled member of their family. » Back to About Aquarius Menu
About Aquarius Love:
AquariusLove and Sex
Given time, Aquarius born can be powerful lovers. Initially Aquarius are slow to open themselves to new prospective partners, first needing to ascertain if an intellectual connection exists, and also if the relationship will still allow them some level of independence. Once they have committed themselves to a relationship they will be deeply romantic and passionate lovers. The Aquarius love of life will ensure that the relationship remains amusing and compelling.
Aquarius in love are very talkative and are always looking for a hearty intellectual discussion, so a prospective partner should anticipate long conversations, this being the Aquarius way of easing into the relationship. The topic of conversation is likely to jump around, leaving some with the impression that Aquarius born can be superficial. This is not intentional, and most people will be riveted and in anticipation of the next surprising thing to fly out of the Aquarius mouth.
Once they have fallen in love, Aquarius will do their utmost to ensure your affection. They will do whatever they can to make you feel happy, so expect to be generously treated. As lovers, Aquarius are extremely passionate, and if they have true feeling for you then they will sensually give you their all. You can be assured that even if the relationship does not work out, you will always remember Aquarius as one of your most incredible love affairs, if not the most incredible.
There is however a tendency for Aquarius born to succumb to bouts of drama, being that they find dramatic situations appetizing and enthralling. As such, it's not uncommon for Aquarius to over dramatize issues resulting in relationship breakups, then quickly try their utmost to make up again.
Aquarius make for attractive prospects for long term relationships. Others will find themselves drawn to Aquarius's self-confidence, eccentric nature, individual identity and compassion. These traits, combined with their sharp intellect and their thirst for life, make Aquarius an interesting and engaging prospective partner sure to be pleasing long into the future.
The Aquarius male is one living within his progressive thoughts, of which he is always eager to share with someone willing to listen. So if you would like to be noticed by an Aquarius male, then you will first need to befriend him, then try to get him to discuss his thoughts. Don't rush the friendship stage, as Aquarius men will seldom entertain romance with anyone who were not previously known to them as a friend. To earn the admiration of an Aquarius male, be respectful of his individuality, his free spirited nature, and his drive to right the wrongs of the world.
Once smitten by love, Aquarius men will be uncertain how to express their emotions. He will try to impress upon his love interest of how amazing and exciting of a person he is. He will however blunder when it comes to expressing emotions. Aquarius men have trouble in trusting their own feelings, requiring time to develop internal self-confidence and security before being willing to outwardly convey their emotions.
Within a relationship the Aquarius male can at times prove to be a difficult partner. For the Aquarius star sign, the Sun is in exile, meaning it is positioned in the zodiac sign most opposing the sign it rules, resulting in the Sun having the least strength for Aquarius. This manifests in a disrespecting personality, with the male Aquarius often taking things said too personally. His stubbornness means his feelings will not be hurt, rather the issue being his belief that it's his partner who is not understanding of him. As a result, his constant disrespect may result in the Aquarius male becoming distant and aloof. Thus, a partner with an equally strong personality may find themselves constantly at odds with their Aquarius man. To combat this, early in the relationship it can be beneficial to set the ground rules for appropriate communication and engagement, then gently remind him of these ground rules when he drifts back into his disrespectful ways.
The sex life of the Aquarius male is equally as bewildering as his personality. He has an immense lust for the carnal pleasures, willing to have sexual encounters at any place at any time. But curiously he will at times abstain from sex for months without a discernible reason, even whilst within a relationship with an idealistic mate. This baffling behavior stems from his inner-belief that people seldom truly connect during sexual intimacy. The Aquarius male would prefer to abstain from sexual pleasures than to relent on his strongly held convictions. He is with the firm belief that a worthy partner will wait for sex until he is ready. Prospective partners targeting long-term relationships should not be overly alarmed though, as over the longer course of time he will often have sex. Aquarius men not within a relationship will regularly change sexual partners and will have no qualms in asserting their sexuality. If within a committed relationship, Aquarius men will mostly be faithful, with infidelity being an indication of something already deeply wrong in the relationship. » Back to About Aquarius Menu
How to Attract the AquariusWoman
You will find the Aquarius woman to be free-spirited, independent and eccentric, with a touch of mystery about her. She is extreme in her pursuits, likely to be those into bungee jumping and nude parachuting. Aquarius women will seemingly be out-of-control, but will in fact be in full control of their outrageousness. So if you plan on wooing an Aquarius woman, your selection of dating activities will need to be as equally varied, lively and unusual. Romantic dinners wont cut it, she wants spicy food in street bazaars, live bands, go-go dancing, and the most far-out and exhilarating activities that you can think of.
The Aquarius woman in love is capable of opening her heart to others, but in order to do so she needs to be reassured that she can maintain her free-spirit and individuality going into the relationship. Otherwise, she will get cold feet, and will back away if she senses her prospective partner has expectations on her to be somebody other than her unique self. The female Aquarius knows that there comes a time in life when one must grow up, committing one's self to a life-long partner, rearing children and being devoted to family. To an Aquarius woman this commitment would be one of her hardest undertakings in life, and requires a loving, respectful and understanding partner to help her through the times of doubt.
As a life-long partner, the Aquarius woman will prove to be exciting to be with, yet erratic and emotional. Her partner will require perseverance to ride her emotional tides, as she struggles to accept the expectations that accompanies a committed relationship. But if truly in love and if allowed to maintain some level of her uniqueness and mystic, she will be a loving partner.
Aquarius women are all too eager to openly exhibit their sexuality, maintaining only just enough restraint to prevent them from making too outrageous of a scene in public. Aquarius females require a sexual mate who is not self-restricted by commonly held taboos. She is into sexual experimentation, keen to try new sexual experiences, and has a particular penchant for sexual intimacy in open spaces and in the most unconventional circumstances. Sexually, the Aquarius woman is not for the prudent or the faint of heart.
If in a relationship that is not stifling or restrictive of her personality, then the Aquarius woman is a most loyal mate. But if she is emotionally restrained or forced to be someone she is not, then guiltless infidelity or a sudden break-up will follow. » Back to About Aquarius Menu
About Aquarius Money:
Aquarius and Money
Given their high intellect and innovative thinking, Aquarius folk are inventive and disciplined money makers. But making money is not a priority for the Aquarius, as even if they are rich and successful, they will still feel obliged to forgo time and money for humanitarian and activist pursuits.
Aquarius can, however, still find themselves with money issues. They have a tendency to become fully engrossed by their work and humanitarian interests, and thus will often forget to pay their bills and taxes on time. Matters such as paying their dues are trivial to the Aquarius. Others may see this as arrogance, but for Aquarius it's just not a priority over realizing new achievements or saving the Earth, and anyhow it could never result in a problem that they couldn't overcome.
Contrary to their ability to easily acquire money, Aquarius are prudent spenders. Even a wealthy Aquarius will consider buying clothes from a thrift shop, and will seldom splurge on expensive gadgets. They may possess the odd luxury item, but otherwise they like to live a frugal existence, obtaining greater satisfaction from a sense of achievement than from amassing material items.
Within the family the Aquarius will be the one who opens a bank account for their children, making up for their seemingly lack of tenderness by contributing to a their children's future financial security. For the compassionate and selfless Aquarius, money is just a means of being able to help others. » Back to About Aquarius Menu
About Aquarius Career:
Aquarius and Career
Aquarius born are not at all suited to any career that could in any way be described as tedious or mundane. Their yearning to be constantly noticed means they loathe periods of boredom and roles lacking in prominence.
The highly intelligent Aquarius needs a stimulating and engaging work environment that allows them to exploit their imagination to further the business and their career. Aquarius are suited to professions that can utilize their planning abilities, that can benefit from their idealistic nature, and that can provide cutting edge technology for them to indulge in.
You will find Aquarius to be the most progressive thinkers in the work place, being miles ahead of everyone else. To get the most out of an Aquarius you need to allow them independence in their thoughts and innovation, which may sit uncomfortable with their peers and superiors, but the Aquarius enthusiasm will ensure they will deliver the goods. If engaged in work that exercises their intellect, then Aquarius can become fully absorbed by the task at hand, turning oblivious to the surrounding environment.
Professions best suited to those of the Aquarius star sign are varied given their eclectic mixture of free-spirit, compassion and intellect. Some good career choices for an Aquarius are mediators, social and aid workers, political activist, conceptual artist, environmental planning, astrology and engineering. And a career as a rocket scientist is well within the reach of an Aquarius! » Back to About Aquarius Menu