Virgo - The Virgin (August 23 - September 22)

Birth Sign: Sapphire
Color: Grey
Metal: Nickel
Ruling Planet: Mercury
Power Stone: Tiger's eye
Flower: Forget me not

Virgo is an earth sign. It is the only zodiac sign represented by a female. Virgos are observant, judicious, practical and shrewd. Virgos are considered to be good at reasoning and convincing people. They are very curious and will not stop till they are satisfied with the information. They are good at extracting information from people, consolidating it from other sources and forming a good picture about the entire situation.

They are keen at analysis and also have good memory retention. They do not trust or have confidence in others very quickly. They tend to hide their apprehensions about themselves. They can be well spoken, witty, wise and can tackle others problems in a practical manner.


  • They are generally busy and are good planners and organizers of things.
  • They stick to their goals and know how to reach and attain what they desire.
  • Quite dependable and trustworthy.
  • Always aims for perfection.
  • Always strives for betterment to savor the taste of accomplishment.
  • They are simple, straightforward, open and honest in their expressions.


  • They are very critical and like to have the final touch in everything. This can annoy the others around them and they can be labeled as mean and tactless.
  • They do not worry over emotions.
  • They can be stingy with money.
  • They can try to force their opinions on others.

Compatibility With Other Signs

  • Overall compatibility - Taurus, Capricorn
  • Incompatibility - Gemini, Sagittarius
  • Career help by - Gemini
  • Financial help by - Libra
  • Emotional support by - Sagittarius
  • Best for marriage and partnerships - Pisces

Virgos are practical and straightforward and romance takes a backseat in their lives. They are slow at the art of lovemaking but once triggered can explode into flames. They can put people off by commenting on their personal habits. They keep their innermost feelings to themselves and choose to confess only to a lifelong friend. Virgos are devoted and loyal to their partners.