Those born between February 19th and March 20th are born under the twelfth and last sign of the zodiac, Pisces. This month we will be taking an in depth look at the star sign, discussing its history and mythology as well as the unique traits of a Piscean. Basic Facts: Your element: Water Your ruling planets: Neptune Symbol: The “Fish” Your stone: Aquamarine History & Mythology The name “Pisces” comes from the Latin word for “fishes” and is the twelfth astrological sign of the zodiac, often seen as the most important. Similar to all the other star signs, there are many different myths and stories involving the origin of Pisces. According to one Greek myth, a monstrous god named Typhon was attempting to overthrow the power of Zeus. The power of the evil god caused all of Zeus’ followers to flee to Egypt while Zeus remained to battle and eventually conquer Typhon. It is believed that following this battle, Aphrodite and her son Eros were walking along a river bank where they sensed the presence of Typhon. They escaped by quickly plunging into the river and taking on the form of two fishes. In religion, many Christian symbols for Christ use the Astrological symbol for Pisces. It is believed in Christian faith that Christ bears many of the personality traits associated with Pisces, which we will be exploring next. Traits Pisceans are typically thought to be sensitive, honest and loyal individuals, with an abiding trust for everybody, making them great friends and romantic partners. Their easy going and positive nature often makes them socially popular and deeply empathetic with others. However this means that they can be deeply affected by their environment, and their sensitivity and emotions can often cause them to get hurt. Pisceans are exceptionally gifted artistically and in their intelligence. They have the ability to absorb important details through observation, and their desire to learn new things and notable creativity often brings them great success in their careers. Famous Pisceans Famous Pisceans include some of the most notable and powerful people in the world. They include Rupert Murdoch, Steve Jobs and George Washington. The Pisceans workaholic nature and their ability to be highly tuned into everything around them is demonstrated in these influential figures. Pisceans creativity and their ability to empathise with others also makes them incredible character actors. This can be noted in famous Pisceans such as Bruce Willis, Michael Caine and Daniel Craig, all of whom have achieved great success in their careers. If you would like to learn more about your star sign, and discover what is to come for you this month then visit our horoscope page. https://www.psychiclight.com/horoscopes. Many of our readers are especially talented in astrology and may be able to tell you more about your star sign. Look out for readers including Wanda, Kristen and Diamond on the Psychic Light reader’s page, and get in touch!