TRIPLICITY (ELEMENT): Air
QUADRUPLICITY (QUALITY): Fixed
Aquarius is assertive, independent, progressive, analytical, original, and inventive, has strong dislikes and firm opinions.
RULING PLANET: Uranus: Ancient Greek sky god, first ruler of the universe. It was the first modern planet to be discovered (in 1781). In astrology, Uranus is the planet of change, disruption, the unconventional, and the unexpected. It rules invention, aerodynamics, and modern science.
SYMBOL: The Water Bearer: Dispensing a gift that flows freely and equally to all; representing creation and the giving of life. The water that the Water Bearer pours out symbolizes truth, which you freely give out to the world.
GLYPH (WRITTEN SYMBOL): ♒ The pictograph represents the water that flows from the vessel of the Water Bearer. It is also a picture of the human ankle in motion (the part of the anatomy that Aquarius rules). In symbolic terms, the ridged unbroken lines represent electric energy, universal thought, and the wisdom of the future.
DOMINANT KEYWORD: I KNOW.
POLARITY: Leo: Aquarius is the sign of hopes and dreams, friends and wishes. Its natives tend to be idealistic humanitarians who are concerned with the larger issues of the world but remain personally detached in their own relationships. Leo, Aquarius’s opposite sign, is the sign of pleasure, affection, and love affairs. Leo people look for fun and good times to make them happy; they need close ties with others and tend to dominate in love affairs.
PART OF THE BODY RULED BY AQUARIUS: The circulatory system, shins and ankles: Aquarius natives are prone toward ankle sprains and breaks; also to varicose veins and hardening of the arteries.
LUCKY DAY: Wednesday
LUCKY NUMBERS: 1 and 7
MAGICAL BIRTHSTONE: Amethyst: Brings faithfulness in love and bestows the gift of prescience.
SPECIAL COLOR: Electric blue: The clear color of the sky.
CITIES: Stockholm, Moscow, Buenos Aires, Salzburg
COUNTRIES: Russia, Sweden, Ethiopia
TREES: Fruit trees
ANIMALS RULED BY AQUARIUS: Large birds
DANGER: Aquarians are innovative, unconventional, and sometimes eccentric, and are therefore often targets for attack by narrow-minded people. Aquarians also have a tendency to get into unusual situations and take up with oddball individuals.