The people born between December 22 and January 20 belong to this star sign. Capricorn is ruled by the planet Saturn and is associated with the element earth which explains the down to earth nature of the Capricorns. Capricorn is a Cardinal sign represented by the goat. The lucky color for Capricorn is brown. The birthstones associated with Capricorn for the month of December are Turquoise and Lapis Lazuli while the birthstone associated with it for the month of January is Garnet.
Capricorn is synonymous with stability and the individuals who fall under this star sign are of a reserved nature. They are very practical and rarely give in to whims and fancies. Besides, they are born thinkers and embark on an endeavor only after they have given it sufficient thought. But although they are level-headed, they are not very imaginative and extensively scrutinize every single thing owing to their pessimistic nature. They are also bound by many inhibitions which prevent them from attaining their full potential. But as is apparent from what has been said so far, the Capricorns donít lack in virtues and the onus is on the individual to nurture his positive qualities and keep his negative attitude at bay.
- They are very disciplined and conscientious.
- They are thorough professionals and carry out their responsibilities very well.
- They are fighters to the core and persist in the face of difficulties.
- They are blessed with enormous patience and verve.
- They are pessimists and are too critical of everything under the sun.
- They are inflexible and sometimes even authoritative.
- They like to play safe and choose security over higher returns.
- They donít have faith in others and can themselves come across as deceitful individuals.