Scorpio Zodiac Sign

General Traits

The Scorpio zodiac sign is known for its ‘sting’! They are very passionate and emotional beings who have the power to overcome all obstacles. They are not discouraged by losses and strive to move ahead. They are cool and resolute at all times.

The Scorpio sign is known for its determination and unrelenting traits. They will just not take no for an answer and will achieve the impossible. The Scorpio personality is magnetic and people are attracted to them even if they appear to be forceful. Loyal, charming and fair, Scorpions are good friends to have.

The Scorpio characteristics of hiding their feelings and emotions, doesn’t go down well in their relationships. They are filled with intense emotions that can come bursting out at any time. They find it difficult to restrain their feelings and do not care what the world thinks of them.

Scorpio : Facts & Figures

  • Birth Dates – October 23rd – November 22nd
  • Zodiac Symbol – Scorpion
  • Zodiac Element – Water
  • Zodiac Quality – Fixed
  • Domicile Planet – Mars
  • Detriment Planet – Venus
  • Exaltation Planet – Uranus
  • Birthstone – Topaz
  • Lucky Colors – Red and Black
  • Lucky Numbers – Three, Five
  • Lucky Day – Tuesday
  • Lucky Gemstones – Topaz, Coral, Garnet, Ruby, Zircon
  • Lucky Metals – Gold, Silver

Positive Traits

The Scorpio positive traits include being cool and calm by nature. They have a strong will power that is very difficult to break. Even in the most difficult circumstances they can think with a balanced mind without being impulsive or agitated. You can never guess what is going on in their mind.

The Scorpio people are known for their self control and deep intense nature. They make very good friends who will keep your secrets to themselves. They make loyal and kind friends who will support you till the end. They are very protective about their loved ones and guard them with their lives.

Negative Traits

Scorpions can be incredibly revengeful and cruel towards all those they love to hate. They are people who can remember an insult for a long, long time, and will wait for twenty years if they have to, so that they can exact their own sweet revenge at the right time.

Scorpio sign as partners can be very demanding. They never realize their own shortcomings and faults, and can be extremely critical of others. They will even openly express their disgust in front of the person they dislike. They also have a self destructive streak within themselves, and will not even care about their family and loved ones at that point of time.

When the Scorpio personality feels they need any resources from any particular person, they can flatter him/her and can make the person feel at seventh heaven. However, as soon as that person fulfills their needs, the Scorpio male/female will drop him like a hot potato. The Scorpion is capable of dangerous vices such as uncontrollable anger, brooding resentment and precise revenge, things that often make such people dangerous to society at large.

Compatibility Traits

Scorpio & Aries

Scorpio is highly manipulative and dominating, something which really puts off the Arian.

Scorpio & Taurus

Scorpio and Taurus are likely to have a lot of conflict also since both these sun signs can be extremely stubborn and have fixed opinions.

Scorpio & Gemini

With Gemini, Scorpio does not share a good compatibility at all. This is not a recommended match.

Scorpio & Cancer

Scorpio and Cancer, both are guided by emotion and intuition. So, the attachment between these two will be very powerful.

Scorpio & Leo

Relationship for the Scorpion with the Lion would be troublesome.

Scorpio & Virgo

Relationship with Virgo would be on the rocks from the beginning as both are born critics and are ready to slap their grievances on each other.

Scorpio & Libra

This Scorpio Libra alliance can be best described as a love-hate relationship where the scales may tilt either way at any time.

Scorpio & Scorpio

A Scorpio Scorpio couple will share the same likes and dislikes. If these are not shared, neither will cooperate to re-establish the peace of home and heart.

Scorpio & Sagittarius

The possessive Scorpio and the free spirited Sagittarius cannot get along together.

Scorpio & Capricorn

This Scorpio Capricorn love match is likely to give a lot of headache to both the partners.

Scorpio & Aquarius

The greatly emotional Scorpio loves to treat Aquarius as his/her privileged asset. So this isn’t a good union.

Scorpio & Pisces

The Pisces and Scorpio compatibility can be successful as both the partners are sensitive and emotional.

Love & Romance

The Scorpio star sign has only one approach to the concept of love – passion. These people are blessed with a raw energy and power whereby they love to explore each and every aspect of their lover’s sensuality. The Scorpio astrology says that they are highly intuitive. They would always get to the heart of the problem if they find their partner to be dissatisfied in some matter.

However, in case a partner can match the prowess of the Scorpio, the latter could prove to be a very devoted and loyal lover. Scorpio men and women do not like to stray with regard to their character. They are generally loyal to a single man/woman. In the initial stages of courtship, they have a magnetic personality with hypnotic eyes, which can make the opposite sex mad with attraction. They also possess a very sexy stance in the way they walk and talk, and this adds to their attraction all the more.

Career & Profession

The Scorpio sign shows that it is truly a foolish person who attempts to cross swords with a Scorpion during a business venture. They would not appreciate the sting. All said and done, the Scorpio employee does make for a robust and reliable individual who has the capability to serve well. They are calm and composed, and can help others in assessing a given situation and the consequent risks involved. They are also determined people, and strive to get to the top through fair and just means. They have a prying instinct and make excellent detectives and research analysts.

A Scorpio boss will always try to keep tabs on everyone’s movements within the office. They are dominating individuals. But then they also have a magnetism which others find very difficult to ignore. Their analytic strength makes them excellent surveyors and civil engineers.

Money & Finance

The most noticeable thing about the Scorpio sun sign, is at times, their surprising ability to overcome a financial crisis, purely on the basis of their determination and strong nerves. These people attain wealth through determination, and are powerful people, whom others quickly learn to fear and to respect. They are usually self-made people and make a lot of hard earned money.

Strangely enough, a lot of Scorpions also inherit wealth. To the Scorpio male or female, money is used to buy security, and above all, power. As such, they desire wealth desperately. They are controllers who keep an eye on the financial bottom line. The Scorpio characteristics show they are also very good at wealth management. They love to gather wealth rather than spend, and if they have to, they do ensure that it is spent well.

Health & Well Being

Scorpio is the sign of sex and of death, and it traditionally rules the private organs of an individual. Scorpio males/females suffer from diseases of the genital organs as well as of the excretory system. They also suffer from minor ailments such as headaches and mild feverish tendencies, almost every now and then.

Scorpio zodiac are secretive people, and their related activities sometimes take a severe toll on their health. However, being of a strong constitution, they are often quick to recover and overcome their physical problems. Perhaps their determination helps them to get through it quickly.

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