Taurus, Vrish, or Vrishabha Rashi is the 2nd Sign of the Hindu Zodiac. It is an Earth Sign, which shows the hard-working, rock-solid, stable and practical nature of Taurus or Vrishabha Rashi. Taurus is symbolized by a bull, which, as it were, advises to be polite and careful with such a person.
Since Venus (Shukra Graha) rules the Taurus zodiac sign, this person’s character will be sensual, artistic, charismatic, and strong. Venus in Taurus is about a higher level of energies of this planet, which are compared with the blessing of Shukracharya and those who are higher and more powerful – Jala tattva and Goddess Durga.
Taurus natives are loyal and attached to their loved ones, jobs, employers, project, friends, and almost everyone and everything. Many believe them to be the most dependable Sign in the Hindu Zodiac simply because they hate the idea of ‘change.’ This attribute makes Vrishabha quite headstrong.
The Taurus sign contains three nakshatras: Kritika, Rohini, and Mrigashira.
The person of Taurus Rashi possesses a charming physique with a medium height, sparkling teeth, fair complexion, attractive face, and beautiful eyes. They have a sound physique, thick neck, and round face. They have curly hair and may have distinctive image scars on their face.
Bull is their symbol, and Taurus represents power and strength. They can also be soft and sophisticated. Just like a bull, they are also easy-going until provoked or instigated. Usually, they are known for their determination, and there is not much that can distract them from their goals.
People born under Taurus Rashi give a lot of importance to simplicity and stability in life. They refuse to take unnecessary risks that can endanger their stability. They also attach significance to creature comforts and can be quite materialistic, but this is what gives them that pragmatic touch. They can be an excellent friend. They tend to assume the role of protector and guide the friends close to them.
Taurus natives are excellent lovers, as they value their loved ones over everyone and everything. Their personal lives and security net are precious to their lovers, and they do not hesitate to shower their beloveds with amazing gifts.
Once they have formed a good friendship, it will be a lifelong relationship that won’t be affected by time, distance, or stubbornness. They go out of their way to help their friends, family, and lover though it may not always be unconditional. They tend to get very attached to their lover and sometimes nurture high expectations from them.
Love for them is the affection in its primal, physical, visible sensual sense. Very steadfast and loyal, Taurus natives value material comforts and security and get drawn to people who have and can provide for them.
They have great physical stamina from birth, so they are unlikely to suffer any health problems during childhood. But as they grow older, they tend to overindulge in food and drink and may put on weight. They also have a sensitive throat, which may sometimes lead to congestion. They need a mild diet once in a while and exercise regularly.
They may tend to develop colds, coughs, and sore throats. Their ENT systems, as well as their digestive systems, are quite vulnerable. Other ailments that may afflict them include obesity, tonsillitis, and goiter.
The professions best suited for Taurus are banking, the performing arts, accounts, or any other career which calls for single-minded dedication, regardless of the monotony of the work and loads of patience.
Traits of Taurus
Known for being reliable, practical, ambitious, and sensual, the people born under the Taurus zodiac sign have an eye for beauty. They tend to be good with finances and make efficient financial managers. However, Taurus-born has both positive and negative traits like everyone else.
Positive traits: These reliable and sensible souls are quite down-to-earth, polite, and pleasant personalities. They have regulated habits and possess remarkable tolerance power. They are devotees of respectable people and are obedient to their parents. They also make friends easily and are behavior efficient. Whatever they do, they do it efficiently and with total self-confidence.
Negative traits: Although easy-going and respectful, Taurus natives can be unbelievably stubborn and inflexible in their approach. Their self-indulgent streak makes them rude and ignorant of others’ emotions. While they are patient, they are also lazy. Somehow they tend to become materialistic. Many times their possessiveness even costs them genuine relationships.
Positive traits: Taurus women tend to be Genuine and loyal. Emotionally, they are too strong, can survive the most challenging situations, and handle a huge amount of stress. Speaking of independence, these women know what is right for them and how to get things done. Nature and aesthetic values are important to these beauty-conscious individuals. They are good with finances and know-how to maintain quality standards in the given budget.
Negative traits: Taurus Women are naturally introverts. They can be very stubborn about the points. They rarely lose their temper, but it’s not easily forgotten when they do. Taurus women tend to be passive and aggressive at times.
Positive traits: Taurus men come across as very calm, quiet, practical, composed, humble as well as level-headed people. They take one step at a time, that too after much deliberation. They are always protective of their loved ones and will be very gentle and pleasant towards them.
Negative traits: Taurus men are generous, tender, and devoted but can sometimes be too stiff and unmovable. If they know their weaknesses, they can turn to sports or any physical activity to feel more grounded and ready for action. If Taurus men fall into their inactive state, there is a great chance they will be boring to themselves, let alone their partner.
Good Fortunes – Luck
- Lucky Day: Friday
- Lucky Numbers: 6, 15, 24, 33, 42, 51
- Lucky Colours: Pale blue, pale green, pink, and all pastel shades.
- Lucky Gemstone(s): Blue Sapphire
- Lucky Talisman: The Spade
- Compatible Signs: Virgo, Capricorn, Cancer, Pisces (Taurus Compatibility with 12 Zodiac Signs)
So, be it the physical pleasures or material comforts, Taurus is born to love to indulge in excesses. And they will not hesitate to go the extra mile to find these pleasures. When extended to work, this stubbornness becomes a boon – as they are seen slogging it out to achieve what they have set out. Taurus people are happy, willing, patient, and sincere in their overall approach.