Taurus is the second sign of the Zodiac. Ruled by the planet Venus and its modality is Fixed and Element is Earth. Influenced by Venus, they like beautiful things in life and like to acquire material possessions. They like everything related to pleasure, comfort, and luxury. Those born under the months of April 20th to May 20th are known to be born under the sign of Taurus or those who were born when the moon was in Taurus. They are the rulers of the Second house.
Been an Earth sign, they are naturally reliable and stable. But just like the Bull, they are symbolized as they are just as stubborn, possessive and uncompromising. Those born under the sign of Taurus are also fiercely loyal and committed, are hard-workers but not too aware of themselves.
Keywords: Stubborn, Practical, spiteful, materialistic, lazy, Patient, Rigid.
Coming to the Tarot cards, Taurus is associated with The Hierophant (V). He is the one who values tradition and faithfulness. They are both committed to structure and stability. The hierophant and Taurus are both persistent in their efforts. They are both committed to creature comforts and are almost impossible to placate.
According to Astrology, Taurus rules the neck and throat which denotes they can be good speakers and can communicate well just like the hierophant who also preaches and gives speeches.
Finally, in the minor suits – The five, six and seven of Pentacles are influenced by Taurus when it is in Mercury, Moon, and Saturn, respectively.