Elements

represent the primary manner in which we express and experience life

Memorizing Signs

It's easier to memorize the elements and modes and the signs they go in, then to memorize each sign's influence.

Compatibility

People with the same sun sign elements understand why each other do things the way they do.


Astrological Signs Guide
aries glyph

Aries


Cardinal
Fire
Ego Importance, assertiveness, exerting force, distinguishing one's self, competition. Leadership. Challenge.
aries glyph

Taurus

Fixed
Earth
Keeping things as they are, or making them as they should be. Building and maintaining structure, organization, and security. Expression in a sensual, tangible manner. Managing routine.
gemini glyph

Gemini


Mutable
Air
Communication, cleverness, inquisitiveness, wit. Diversity. Mental stimulation. Social/Mental application. Change, freedom, stimulation.
cancer glyph

Cancer


Cardinal
Water
Emotional and domestic security. Creative expression. Protectiveness, caution. Care and nurturance. Establish peace.
leo glyph

Leo


Fixed
Fire
Recognition, respect, love and honor. Ego triumph. The Hero. Personal expressiveness. Leadership and creativity.
virgo glyph

Virgo


Mutable
Earth
Refinement, discrimination, order. Being exact, cerebral, practical, competent, accurate, useful, efficient. Apprentice/Mentorship. Health routine/bodily maintenance. Systems approach. Refinement.
libra glyph

Libra


Cardinal
Air
To please and gain appreciation. Social interaction and outreach. Being popular, fair, attractive, pleasing. Harmony. To mitigate and arbitrate.
scorpio glyph

Scorpio


Fixed
Water
Emotional dominion. Control by knowing, get to the bottom of things, research. Being significant, self-sufficient, right. Maintain through difficulty.
sagittarius glyph

Sagittarius


Mutable
Fire
Self-assertion. Vision. Assertive opinion, affecting thought, establishing personal philosophy. Study. Athleticism. Independence and freedom. Eagerness and joy.
capricorn glyph

Capricorn


Cardinal Earth
Making things happen. Tangible production. Structure, organization, strategizing and deploying resources. Ambition, drive, leadership, authority. Administrate progress. Manage applications.
aquarius glyph

Aquarius


Fixed Air
Innovation, social outreach, humanitarianism. Individualism. Reform. Ideological development. Influential communication. Social significance.
pisces glyph

Pisces


Mutable Water
Feeling, understanding, having compassion and identifying the ideal. Working with the intangible. Dream, fantasy, creative expression. Adaptation. Emotional creativity and flow.