Taurus, The Bull, is the second symbol of the Zodiac. Anyone born between 21 April and 21 May is born under this sign. Taurus, the latin word for Bull, is a fixed sign, and is ruled by the planet Venus. Its symbol is , representing the bull’s face and horns. Taurus is one of the four earth signs.
Sapphire is the traditional stone for Taurus. Sapphire is believed to enhance intuitive abilities.
Another stone traditionally assigned to Taurus is Aventurine. It is thought to bring luck and opportunity.
Other stones for Taurus include Amber, Coral, Emerald, Rose Quartz, Turquoise and Azurite.
Key words for people born under the sign of Taurus are said to be: sensual, pleasure-seeker, steadfast, strives for security. Taureans see red when continually provoked. Taurus rules the throat, neck, thyroid gland and vocal tract.
Taureans share their sign with such notables as William Shakespeare, Audrey Hepburn and Salvadore Dali. You can shop for a Taurus pendant in my Celestials Collection in The Silver Forge Shop.