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As per the tenets of Western Astrology, a particular year is divided into 12 periods. During each period of the year, the sun appears in a particular constellation. So every individual has a corresponding Zodiac Sign as per their respective birth days in a year.

Aries, Taurus, Gemini, Cancer, Leo, Virgo, Libra, Scorpio, Sagittarius, Capricorn, Aquarius and Pisces are the 12 Zodiac Signs and each sign of the zodiac represents different character traits. The character traits of zodiac signs are taken into consideration by expert astrologers who western astrology compatibility calculator to prepare western astrology compatibility chart and run western astrology compatibility tests between potential partners or lovers.

Here’s a little smattering on the character traits, strengths, weaknesses and ideal matches for all zodiac signs.


Date of Birth March 21 to April 19
Strength Optimistic, Energetic, Sincere, Multitalented, Venturesome, generous, cheerful, curious
Weakness Reckless, Argumentative, Loud-mouthed, Impatient
 Symbol Ram
Element Fire
 Sign Ruler Mars
Lucky Color Red
Lucky Number 5
Lucky Jewelry Ruby
Ideal Matches Leo, Sagittarius, Aries


Date of Birth April 20 to May 20
Strength Passionate, Practical, Meticulous, Patient, Artsy, Compassionate
Weakness Intolerant, Reliant, stubborn
 Symbol Bull
Element Earth
 Sign Ruler Venus
Lucky Color Pink
Lucky Number 6
Lucky Jewelry Emerald
Ideal Matches Capricorn, Virgo, Taurus


Date of Birth May 21 to June 21
Strength Insightful, Wise, Smart, Pleasant, Quick-witted, Charming
Weakness Inconsistent, Gossipy, Lazy
 Symbol Twins
Element Air
 Sign Ruler Mercury
Lucky Color Yellow
Lucky Number 7
Lucky Jewelry Opal
Ideal Matches Aquarius, Libra, Gemini


Date of Birth June 22 to July 22
Strength Intuitive, Practical, Kind, Energetic, Artsy, Dedicated, Benevolent, Caring
Weakness Insatiable, Possessive, Prudish
 Symbol Crab
Element Water
 Sign Ruler Moon
Lucky Color Green
Lucky Number 2
Lucky Jewelry Pearl
Ideal Matches Pisces, Scorpio, Cancer


Date of Birth July 23 to August 22
Strength Generous, Loyal, Energetic, Enthusiastic
Weakness Arrogant, Luxury seeker, Careless, and Self-complacent
 Symbol Lion
Element Fire
 Sign Ruler Sun
Lucky Color Golden
Lucky Number 19
Lucky Jewelry Gold
Ideal Matches Aries, Sagittarius, Leo


Date of Birth August 23 to September 22
Strength Kind, Elegant, Perfectionist, Modest, Strong-willed
Weakness Picky, Over-possessive
 Symbol Virgin maiden
Element Earth
 Sign Ruler Mercury
Lucky Color Gray
Lucky Number 7
Lucky Jewelry Sapphire
Ideal Matches Sagittarius, Taurus, Gemini