Herong's Notes on Astrology and Horoscope
Dr. Herong Yang, Version 2.01

Pisces - The Fish, The Twelfth Zodiac Sign

This section describes the twelfth zodiac sign, Pisces, the Fish.

Pisces, the Fish, is the twelfth zodiac sign in Western and Indian astrology, with the following properties:

Unicode Symbol: U+2653 ()
Name: Pisces
Symbol: The Fish
Tropical Sun Sign: February 19 - March 20
Sidereal Sun Sign: March 15 - April 14
Element: Water
Ruling Body: Jupiter and Neptune
Colors: Pale Green, Silver, Pink 
Numbers: Four and Nine
Day: Sunday
Related Constellation: Pisces
Opposite Sign: Virgo, the Virgin

Your sidereal zodiac sun sign is Pisces, the Fish, if you were born between March 15 - April 14. During this period, the Sun's apparent position is in the Taurus constellation area - the Sun and the Taurus 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 Pisces, the Fish, if you were born between February 19 - March 20. 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 Pisces, the Fish, here is nice logo for you from istockphoto.com:

Pisces, the Fish, Zodiac Sign

According to wikipedia.com, Pisces is associated with human emotions. Individuals born under this sign are thought to be dreamy, romantic, humorous, generous, emotional, receptive, affectionate, and have an honest character, but are also prone to exaggeration, fickleness, passiveness, hypersensitivity, and paranoia. Pisceans are said to like mystery and solitude to dream in. Pisces is said by some astrologers to possess the qualities of all the previous eleven Signs of the Zodiac.

Many Web sites provide daily forecasts based on Western sun sign astrology. Here is an example for Pisces, the Fish, from Yahoo:

Quickie: Someone you've recently met will prove to be untrustworthy. Stay alert.

Overview: It's time to recharge yourself (and your wallet) by finding some quieter ways to entertain your loved ones and you. Your spirits will benefit in a major way if you get creative with your social calendar.

Table of Contents

 About This Book

 Quick Introduction to Astrology

 Basics of Astrology and Astronomy

 Stars

 Constellations

Introduction to Western Zodiac Signs

 What Is Western Zodiac

 Zodiac Signs and Zodiac Constellations

 Zodiac Coordinate Systems - Starting Points

 Aries, The Ram, The First Zodiac Sign

 Taurus - The Bull, The Second Zodiac Sign

 Gemini - The Twins, The Third Zodiac Sign

 Cancer - The Crab, The Fourth Zodiac Sign

 Leo - The Lion, The Fifth Zodiac Sign

 Virgo - The Virgin, The Sixth Zodiac Sign

 Libra - The Balance, The Seventh Zodiac Sign

 Scorpio - The Scorpion, The Eighth Zodiac Sign

 Sagittarius - The Archer, The Ninth Zodiac Sign

 Capricorn - The Goat, The Tenth Zodiac Sign

 Aquarius - The Water Bearer, The Eleventh Zodiac Sign

Pisces - The Fish, The Twelfth Zodiac Sign

 Horoscope and Horoscopic Astrology

 Horoscope and Planets

 Chinese Astrology and Horoscope

 Chinese Zodiac Animal Signs

 References

 PDF Printing Version

Dr. Herong Yang, updated in 2007
Pisces - The Fish, The Twelfth Zodiac Sign