(Aquarius image by Julie Hoddinott)
January 21st – February 18th
Symbol – Water bearer.
Glyph - Represents watery waves, sometimes linked to a serpent
Element – Air.
Planet – Uranus.
Quality – Fixed.
Personal Creed - I know.
Aquarius Day – Saturday and Sunday.
Gemstones – Amethyst, aquamarine, chalcedony, opal, turquoise.
Flowers and Herbs – Aloes, birds of paradise, catnip, chamomile, cinnamon, cloves, comfrey, fennel, frankincense, gladioli, hops, kava-kava, ladies slipper, lavender, myrrh, orchid, passionflower, rosemary, skullcap, snakeroot, southernwood, star anise, trillium, valerian, violet.
Colours – Aqua, black, pale blue, grey.
Metal – Uranium.
Tarot - Major Arcana – 17 The Star. (Image from the Pagan Cats Tarot)
Minor Arcana – King of Swords.
Animals and Creatures – Bird of paradise, boa constrictor, chameleon, dolphin, handfish, leopard, meerkat, panther, peacock, pufferfish, sloth, unicorn, walrus.
Gods – Ea, Deucalion, Janus, Jupiter, Ganymede, Hapi, Uranus, Varuna, Zeus.
Goddesses – aataensic, Eos, Hebe, Hera, Iris, Juno, Uni.
This is a term to define the twelve sectors of the sky. Each planet falls into one of these houses. Aquarius is associated with the Eleventh House which is about friendships and relationship with groups of people. This house also rules organizations, friends, alliances, fraternities, memberships, money from employer, finances of employer, stock exchanges. It is also about your hopes, wishes and dreams.
Acting, humanity, piloting, photography, teaching, writing and government service, especially where a uniform is worn, such as in the army, navy, hospitals, asylums or prisons.
Baseball, freedom, tennis, swimming, vision work
LOVE AND RELATIONSHIPS
Intellectual stimulation is by far the greatest aphrodisiac for Aquarius. There's nothing that can attract an Aquarius more than an interesting conversation with a person.
Calves, ankles, blood pressure, circulation. The complaints of Aquarius are cramps in the calf of the leg, milk leg, rheumatic fever, blood impurities and paralysis.
Best exercises – Diving, gymnastics, martial arts.
Cell salt – Sodium Chloride
Foods – (This is not a diet to stick to and all things in moderation!) Apples, barley, beets, clams, corn, fruit, grapefruit, lemons, lettuce, lobster, ocean fish, oranges, oysters, parsnips, peaches, radish, rye, spinach, tuna, walnuts. Avoid sweets and carbonated drinks and moderate your caffeine intakes whereas herbal teas and brews would be better for you.