|Symbol: the Archer
Quality: Mutable Sign.
Ruling Planet: Jupiter.
Birthstones: Turquoise, Topaz and Zircon.
Sagittarius is the ninth sign in the zodiac and its sign is the archer. Sagitarius is the sign of independent, world traveller and free-spirit. Sagittarius is ruled by Jupiter, the planet associated with good luck, so this makes Sagittarians are lucky by nature. Astrologers agree that once Sagittarians aim their arrows, they often get what they want.
They display a positive, cheerful and optimistic disposition. They are jovial and freedom-loving. Their inherent curiosity keeps them more interested in what will happen tomorrow rather than focuses on the mistakes of today. Capable of undertaking several tasks at once, Sagittarius people are constantly on the move and fond of exercise. They are active and love to explore a variety of activities, hobbies and viewpoints throughout their lifetime. They may exhaust themselves physically and mentally. Sagittarians are restless and easily bored but they are ambitious and confident in their own abilities.
People born under this sign are generous, gregarious, confident, upbeat and sometimes visionary. They make big plans and dare to take risks. They are optimistic and positive, not much gets them down and usually they rebound quickly from depression or illness. Tactless and insensitive, Sagittarians often offend anyone because of their bluntness and straightforwardness. Many of them have a tendency to brag and exaggerate, which can put others off.
Sagittarians are bold and are natural risk takers, they are not prone to anxiety or worry. They are inclined to do things that are very dangerous to themselves such as health damaging or physical risks that can endanger their lives. They leap before looking and land themselves in various scrapes. Sagittarians do not care or worry so much about what other people say and keep doing what they enjoy to do. They value freedom far above security.
Usually Sagittarians have a strong physic, muscular and energetic, they are naturally athletic but many of them become fat or obese through overeating and drinking. Alcoholism is a common ailment for Sagittarians as they dont know when to stop and tend to ignore the signals their bodies send them.
Most Sagittarians are brave and have many friends. The altruistic Sagittarians will sacrifice time, money and energy to help others. They will hang around with almost everyone, even someone they think is not a very nice person but as long as they find that person interesting. Since Sagittarius is a sign of freedom, most of them dont settle down in a relationship too easily and even when they do, they will look to the horison with longing from time to time. The extroverted Sagittarians do not like to sit around the house.
Sagittarians love to travel, meet people and explore to many different places. They like to visit foreign lands as well as learn foreign language. They also like outdoor pursuits such as hiking, kayaking or camping. These people have a constant need for movement and novelty. Many Sagittarians move from job to job and city to city, always searching for new challenge or new social interactions. Sagittarians have trouble finishing what they start.
Sagittarians are very sociable, great conversationalist, humorous and approachable. One of the friendliest of all signs, Sagittarians are kind to all and always doing favors for which they expect nothing in return. The downside is that Sagittarius people are careless and because of their desire for change, they may have a hard time committing to a relationship for very long. Sagittarians are not the one to keep their thoughts to himself. Infact, what is in their mind and heart will instantly be on their lips. They are also known to be temperamental, blunt speaker, direct and tactless.