Taurus is the second sign of the Zodiac, ruled by Venus. In Vedic astrology, last three pada of Krittika, Rohini, and first two pada of Mrigashira nakshatras are covered by this Zodiac sign. In Sidereal Astrology (that is in Vedic or Indian Astrology), Sun is in this sign from roughly May 14th to June 14th, while according to Western astrology corresponding to Tropical zodiac, sun covers this sign from April 21st to May21st. Taurus is a Feminine, Negative, Earth, Fixed, Tamoguni, Animal, Fertile sign.
Taurus born are compatible with Virgo and Capricorn born. They have strong body, broad forehead, big nose, flat face, thick neck, strong shoulders, big and black eyes, medium height. Similarly the Taurus-people are laborious and they work tirelessly. Taurus born are steadfast, practical, laborious, patient, quiet, sober, persistent, contended, respectful, obedient, honest, trustworthy and stable-minded working industriously with strong determination to realize their dreams. contended and peaceful life.
Taurus born can lose temper on minor things, difficult to convince, can be lazy, slaves of their desires and comfort. They can be orthodox, stubborn, egoistic, intolerant and disrespectful.
These general characteristics of Taurus born are influenced by the planetary aspects and positions in the horoscope. In Vedic astrology, Venus, Sun and Saturn are functional benefics for this sign. When Saturn in transit is in Aries (Mesha), Taurus (Vrishava) and Gemini (Mithuna), Taurus born undergo Sade Sati.