Capricorn Zodiac Sign

General Traits

The Capricorn zodiac sign comes in the tenth position in the Western astrology system. These people are known to be stable and trustworthy, even in the most difficult situations. As this sign is symbolized by the Goat, the Capricorn personality are known to be hard workers. They do not believe in short cuts in life.

The Capricorn traits of persistence and determination will take them well ahead in life. They have high patience levels and work efficiently in whatever task they are given. Being practical and logical comes naturally to them. In fact, the Capricorn sign is known to be the ‘workaholic’ of the zodiac.

The Capricorn can be so serious that they forget to enjoy life. They can be materialistic and weigh everything in terms of status and money. This will be a major hindrance in their relationships.

Capricorn : Facts & Figures

  • Birth Dates – December 22nd – January 19th
  • Zodiac Symbol – Goat
  • Zodiac Element – Earth
  • Zodiac Quality – Cardinal
  • Domicile Planet – Saturn
  • Detriment Planet – Moon
  • Exaltation Planet – Mars
  • Birthstone – Garnet
  • Lucky Colors – Dark Green, Brown
  • Lucky Numbers – Three, Seven
  • Lucky Day – Saturday
  • Lucky Gemstones – Onyx, Quartz, Garnet
  • Lucky Metals – Gold and Silver

Positive Traits

The Capricorn zodiac sign‘s persistence and determination to get what they wish for in life are perhaps some of their greatest qualities. Others should definitely learn from them in this regard. Capricorns are very focused, but at the same time, very balanced individuals in life. Their calm and levelheaded approach makes them the best people to have around you in times of an emergency.

Capricorn people are often deeply philosophical and big thinkers, and they will always take time off to review their work, and its impact upon their lives. They seek knowledge and also love to read books. Their rationale and logical thinking, along with their inherent ability to really work hard, make them some of the best people to hire in any organization.

Although Capricorn astrology shows that they take some time to analyze the situation before getting into a relationship, they are very loyal as partners. Once they have made a commitment, they usually do so for life. Their marriages also last for a lifetime.

Negative Traits

The Capricorn horoscope shows that people born under this sign can be stubborn and dominating people. They follow very high standards and expect the rest of the world to keep up to it. Everything in their life is a project with a fixed deadline. Emotions and feelings do not have priority in their lives.

The Capricorn man or woman doesn’t take failures lightly. They tend to get depressed and upset when things do not work out as planned. They maybe unforgiving and hard on themselves. They do not take insults lightly and harbor grudges in relationships. At times, they become selfish and mistrustful.

Compatibility Traits

Capricorn & Aries

The Aries Capricorn couple is not compatible as the fun loving Ram cannot understand the hard-working Goat.

Capricorn & Taurus

Capricorn and Taurus make a very good combination since they have a natural empathy towards each other.

Capricorn & Gemini

Gemini and Capricorn do not make a very good lovers, since the Capricorn has a serious, reserved nature.

Capricorn & Cancer

The Capricorn Cancer relationship could be made successful if you put a lot of hard work into it.

Capricorn & Leo

Leo and Capricorn are poles apart and thus their alliance isn’t a compatible one.

Capricorn & Virgo

Virgo and Capricorn compatibility is surely a good match as this union is all about closeness and love.

Capricorn & Libra

The organized nature of Capricorn may appeal to Libra a lot, but only in the short run.

Capricorn & Scorpio

The greatly emotional Scorpio cannot get along with the reserved and practical Capricorn.

Capricorn & Sagittarius

The Capricorn Sagittarius union will come under strain where both will not be able to pull the other in.

Capricorn & Capricorn

Relationship between two Capricorn would be dull and boring but financially stable.

Capricorn & Aquarius

Capricorn doesn’t appreciate the healing nature of an Aquarian.

Capricorn & Pisces

Relationship with the whimsical Pisces can be frustrating for the steady Capricorn.

Love & Romance

Despite their hardy and industrious nature, the Capricorn sign is usually determined to gift a wonderful romantic experience to their lovers, and can be your faithful and loyal partner for life. They are most prone to office romances and go for a lover who is powerful in society. Their romantic escapade will involve a lot of glamour and dazzle.

The Capricorn male or female love to show off their boyfriend/girlfriend to others as a sort of personal conquest. They are very loyal to their lovers, and remain rooted to them for life. Also, love and sex go hand in hand for the Capricorn and they are powerful lovers in bed, with plenty of libido involved. On the whole, a worthy lover awaits you in the Capricorn.

Career & Profession

The professional sphere is what the Capricorn personality is really born for, and excels as the classic workhorse. They are practical and like to get along reliable paths with regard to new business ventures. The Capricorn worker also has a lot of patience and believes in earning money fair and square. They are also comfortable as leaders and always believe in having a fair share of control in their business as well as workplace ventures.

The Capricorn characteristics of a immense sense of responsibility is their greatest strength. And the Goat always ensures a project is well taken care of. However, these are independent workers and do not like to be confined to a controlled environment. They value their image and dress and act inside office, in a way which evokes respect from their coworkers. The role of administrator, manager and engineer, would be most suited for the meticulous Capricorn.

Money & Finance

The Capricorn zodiac sign is an extremely efficient fund manager and will take very good care of money. They enjoy the hard work involved in making money, and understand the value of it a lot. They are very clever in the areas of making and also keeping money, and the sight of money gives strength to these people and makes them feel accomplished. They work steadily towards financial success and are determined to achieve it. The Capricorn individual is unlikely to believe in a “get-rich-quick” scheme, and will put in a lot of hard work to earn their wealth. They usually ensure that they have lots of it in hand, too.

Health & Well Being

The Capricorn sun sign is the ruler of the skeleton and the bones, especially affecting the joints. So members of this zodiac are most likely to suffer from afflictions related to these parts of the anatomy. Capricorn males and females are often so engrossed in their work that they take little care of their health. This results in diseases such as indigestion and mental tension. Insomnia and frequent headaches may also trouble these poor souls. Their mind controls their body, and if they can afford to stay relaxed, Capricorns are likely to have a long life.

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