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Myths And Legends Of The Zodiac
Read more about the signs of the zodiac myths and legends, and how the star sign stories have created symbolism that we recognise and use today…
March 21st – April 20th
Aries is shown through an animal, the Ram.
This creature is prone to butting his tough horns into things head first, ramming straight ahead, quite often without looking! Sound familiar? Remember, there’s a lamb within the Ram…
April 21st – May 21st
Bull headed, it means stubborn, and it’s a trait often associated with our Taurean friends! Find out more about Tauro, who is depeicted by the steady and sacred Bull…
May 22nd – June 21st
Read more about the dynamic duo, the Gemini Twins in mythology. How did they come to be and does being born under the constellation make this zodiac sign ‘two-faced’? Only one way to find out…
June 22nd – July 22nd
Read more about Cancer, which means ‘Crab’ in Latin and who is depeicted by a crabby crustacean… Yes, crabby, that means moody don’t you know?!
July 23rd – August 22nd
Read more about Leo, who is depicted by the proudestof the animals – he’s the King of the Jungle! It’s Leo the Lion, hear him roar… Read all about Leo, the Lion here.
August 23rd – September 23rd
Find out about your Virgo friends, through the constellation depeicted by a Maiden, not the Virgin that some might think… What’s the story behind this corn-carrying lady of the harvest?
September 24th – October 23rd
Read more about Libra, represented by the balanced scales of justice. What does this civilised figure represent and how does it relate to Librians? Are they in perfectly aligned equilibrium too?? Could it be a balancing act…
October 24th – November 22nd
Find out about Scorpio, the deadly Scorpion… Watch out for the sting in his tail (and maybe a sting in your Scorpio friend too!) This is a creature of dark places and spaces, stealthy, strong and scuttling…
November 23rd – December 21st
The adventuresome archer is Sagittarius the Centaur. This creature is half man, half hunting horse, a tall tale that suit Saggy so! What’s the story of the Centaur’s constellation?
December 22nd – January 20th
Find out about more on Capricorn, the Goat who was foster mother to Zeus. Or Pricus, the immortal Seagoat who also supports the myth of our Cappy. They take on the highest mountains, Goats, they’re in it for the long haul.
January 21st – February 19th
Read the story of Aquarius, the Water Bearer to Zeus and the myth behind this androgynous helper and hero, who showered his love down onto the earthlings in the most charitable fashion!
February 20th – March 20th
Confused? Well you would be too if you were forever swimming in opposite ways! Find out more about the myth of Pisces, two Fish facing different directions, tied together in the sea… Do the heavenly bodies add a watery wash to Fishy people?