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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…

Aries The Ram

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…

Read all about Aries, the Ram here.

Taurus The Bull

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…

Read all about Taurus, the Bull here.

Gemini The Twins

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…

Read all about Gemini, the Twins here.

Cancer The Crab

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?!

Read all about Cancer, the Crab here.

Leo The Lion

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.

Virgo The Maiden

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?

Read all about Virgo, the Maiden here.

Libra The Scales

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…

Read all about Libra, the Scales here.

Scorpio The Scorpion

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…

Read more about Scorpio, the Scorpion here.

Sagittarius The Archer

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?

Read more about Sagittarius, the Archer here.

Capricorn The Goat

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.

Read more about Capricorn, the Goat here.

Aquarius The Water Bearer

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!

Read more about Aquarius, the Water Bearer here.

Pisces The Fish

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?

Read all about Pisces, the Fish here.

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