The Capricorn Star Sign is the tenth in the Zodiac. Of all the Star Signs of the Zodiac, Capricorns are the most determined to achieve success. They are also the hardest working and will persevere step by step to get to where they want to be. The Capricorn Star Sign is represented by the Goat and comes under the influence of planet of Saturn. Saturn gives a serious nature to the Capricorn.
The Capricorn Star Sign is from the element of earth and as such Capricorns have personality traits related to practicality, groundedness and responsibility. Capricorns tend to take a serious view to life and are very hard working and like to acquire material wealth.
Capricorn First Decan (December 22nd - 31st)
This Capricorn/SATURN decan of Capricorn rising is, of course, the most typical. Very much of what was covered above applies fully, but there is more. Capricorn is a cardinal (dynamic) sign, and this first decan also is cardinal; so you possess a double portion of energy which can be used to press forward in whatever you set out to accomplish. Actually, you may have much more drive than those with the other Capricorn decans rising. Saturn wilI not give you any rest if you let down very long from trying as best you can to move up a notch or so on the success ladder.
Saturn, planet of discipline, is both Capricorn-Capricorn ruler and Subruler, which give them a serious manner and a talent for handling responsibility. Capricorn 1st decan has astrologically built-in power. Their ruling planet Saturn suggests the turn of events that always seem to come their way and they have got to see that they are one of the heavyweight decans, masters and mistresses of the great challenges. This is the “take responsibility” decan of the zodiac. Capricorn-Capricorn doesn’t depend on anyone or anything else for their success.
Love brings out their affectionate and demonstrative nature. Since love relationships are a direct means of liberating such feelings, their mates and lovers may be indispensable. Capricorn is usually extremely faithful, they may be tempted to stray from their primary relationship, but they generally choose to stay. Not overly sentimental, they can be quite affectionate and when aroused they are a passionate person.
First Decan Capricorn are precise, orderly and generally don’t trust others to look after details. Highly dependable, Capricorn-Capricorn is able to assume many of the responsibilities of daily life without complaint. They will complete a task always to the best of their ability. Once a Capricorn-Capricorn sets their mind on a goal they are relentless and determined. There is quite a force to their personality, other people are always aware of their presents.
Capricorn Second Decan (January 1st - 10th)
The important sub-influence of this Taurus/VENUS decan can induce numerous and rather interesting differences for those who have this in effect in your birth-chart. Taurus tends to heighten the interests where money and purely material gain are concerned. While you still possess the Capricorn desire for success and position, is not nearly so important as having lots of money and plenty of the material things that make life more pleasant, comfortable, and interesting.
Venus, planet of love, softens Saturn’s stern influence and gives a gentleness and serenity to the Capricorn-Taurus personality. Without question, Capricorn-Taurus is the most optimistic and social of all Capricorn’S. They’ve come into the new calendar year. When they celebrate they’re birthday each year, they can celebrate fresh starts, clean slates, and all the achievements that they have attained already. Saturn, with its disciplinary energy, allows them to tackle tasks that seem totally out of their reach. The Capricorn drive makes ambitious demands, whereas the Taurus common sense gives them planning know-how. They are masters at making itineraries.
Their lover, family and friends take first place in their heart, they are completely devoted to their wants and needs. Capricorn 2nd decan is uncommunicative about their feelings. Love is a deep emotion and they don’t always speak of it. Those best suited for Capricorn-Taurus is a partner with whom to share the joys and sorrows of everyday life. Consequently, Second Decan Capricorn should avoid involvement with dependent types who need attention and are unable to keep their nose out of their mates business.
Capricorn-Taurus are strivers; they have the drive and ambition necessary to reach the top of their profession. In their philosophy, defeat is only a temporary setback. Extremely resourceful, Capricorn-Taurus are good at making the best of a bad situation. Capricorn-Taurus can be devoted not so much to a person as to the relationship itself and to a belief in the concept of marriage or living together. Being vulnerable and admitting to weakness is essential to sharing love and many born in this week handicap themselves by maintaining a strong façade.
Capricorn Third Decan (January 11th - 20th)
The sub-influences of this Virgo/MERCURY decan of Capricorn rising can induce some quite exciting and very interesting external characteristics for those with this third ten degrees ascending in the nativity. Virgo - natural ruler of the sixth house of health, work and service - helps you to discipline yourself well and takes the fear out of work so you can apply full energy to accomplish just about anything you set out to do. If you aren’t careful, you could become so involved and obsessed with work that you miss out on a number of other activities that might be much more pleasant and, in the long run, actually more rewarding.
Mercury, planet of mental energy adds impetus to the discipline of Saturn. Capricorn main ruling planet, Saturn, lightens up its pressure on the Capricorn-Virgo, which means they don’t have to work so hard at everything like all the other Capricorns. Mercury comes in to help out, giving them added mental strengths, which can make the Capricorn-Virgo a natural whiz.
Capricorn-Virgo are thoughtful people and can also be a great deal of fun. Their playful attitudes and scathing wit show their ability to put things in perspective and also to not take themselves too seriously. Those best suited for Capricorn 3rd decan is a vivacious and interesting partner who can be good medicine, taking their minds off career concerns, allowing them to relax and have fun. Capricorn-Virgo often needs someone at home who can lighten their mood when they walk in the door.
Third Decan Capricorn has a quick intellect and flexibility of character that allows them to adapt to different people and situations. When a Capricorn-Virgo gives their word they stick to it; they treat others fairly and with respect. Capricorn-Virgo can be counted on for honest and straightforward opinions and advice. Capricorn-Virgo are not dull by any means. They have an arresting, even electric demeanor that can be highly charismatic, or at least can cause others to watch them in wide-eyed astonishment.