Herong's Notes on Astrology and Horoscope - Version 2.11, by Dr. Herong Yang
Aries, The Ram, The First Zodiac Sign
This section describes the first zodiac sign, Aries, the Ram.
Aries, the Ram, is the first zodiac sign in Western and Indian astrology, with the following properties:
Unicode Symbol: U+2648 () Name: Aries Symbol: The Ram Tropical Sun Sign: March 21 – April 19 Sidereal Sun Sign: April 14 – May 14 Element: Fire Ruling Body: Mars Colors: Red, White Numbers: Three and Five Day: Tuesday Related Constellation: Aries Opposite Sign: Libra, the Balance
Your sidereal zodiac sun sign is Aries, the Ram, if you were born between April 14 – May 14. During this period, the Sun's apparent position is in the Aries constellation area - the Sun and the Aries constellation are in the same direction if you view them from the Earth. Sidereal zodiac sun sign is used in Indian astrology.
Your tropical zodiac sun sign is Aries, the Ram, if you were born between March 21 – April 19. The period shifted, because tropical sun signs follow the equinoxes, which has been shifted for about 24 days because of the precession. Tropical zodiac sun sign is used in Western astrology.
If your sun sign is Aries, the Ram, here is nice logo for you from istockphoto.com:
According to wikipedia.com, if your sun sign is Aries, you are thought to have a confident, aggressive, energetic, active, adventurous, enthusiastic, fair, passionate, and pioneering character but one which is also prone to selfishness, boastfulness, intolerance, impulsiveness, and impatience. Physically they are said to be tall in stature, and athletic in appearance.
Many Web sites provide daily forecasts based on Western sun sign astrology. Here is an example for Aries, the Ram, from Yahoo:
Quickie: Someone has many questions for you -- if you don't have time for them, say so.
Overview: Just because you're in demand doesn't mean you have to appear at everything you're asked to attend. Why spread yourself too thin? Be selective. Instead of overbooking, exercise some exclusivity. You need to have fun, too.
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