Aries, the Daredevil
The Warrior. The Pioneer. Impatient. Bold. Blunt. Brave. Independent. Daring. Fire Sign. Cardinal. First House of identity. Ruled by Mars, the planet of action. Named after Greek and Roman gods of war Ares and Mars.
Taurus, the Epicurean
The Earth Spirit. Persevering. Steady. Strong-willed. Possessive. Sensual. Ruled by Venus. Second House of self-worth and values. Associated with the myth of Cerus, the bull and the goddess of spring, Persephone.
Gemini, the Storyteller
The Journalist. Chatty. Curious. Changeable. Social. Restless. Intellectual. Tech-savvy. Observant. Detached. The Third House of communications and thinking. Associated with the Greek myth of Zeus' twin sons, Pollux and Castor.
Cancer, the Nurturer
The Healer. The Mother. Gentle. Sensitive. Nostalgic. Moody. Manipulative. Home body. Controlling. Ruled by the Moon. Fourth House of family and home. Associated with the Greek goddess Diana, the pagan Mother Earth and the Greek myth of giant crab Crios who fought to protect Poseidon's daughters.
Leo, the Queen
The King. The Performer. The Child. The Clown. Loyal. Regal. Self-important. Self-aware. Expressive. Generous. Ruled by the Sun. Fifth house of fun and romance. Associated with Greek myth of the giant lion with the impenetrable hide who guards Zeus' shrine.
Virgo, the Perfectionist
The Martyr. The Servant. Organized. Service-oriented. Analytical. Self-critical. Ruled by Mercury. Sixth house of work, health and skill. Latin for "self-contained" or "self-sufficient." Myth of the "Great Goddess," the caretaker of mankind and Astraea, the virgin goddess of justice.