Capricorn is the tenth sign of the zodiac. It is called Makara or the mountain goat. It is an earth sign ruled by Planet Saturn. It is the most resolute and steadfast sign of the entire zodiac.
They are ambitious, confident, strong willed, calm, hard working and determined. They are meant to be productive in nature.
Saturday is their lucky day and their lucky stone is dark sapphire.
The character traits that make them attractive and difficult to resist are:
Sense of Responsibility: The Capricorns are always driven with purpose and excel in whatever they set their mind into. They always value ethical ways over deceitful progress. They take their work seriously and strive to attain success in it. They remain focused in their performance and work with such determination. Their sense of dedication and responsibility attracts the attention of their superiors.
They make as good bankers, economists, bureaucrats, financiers and speculators.
Diligence: They are known for their dedicated nature and give ambition the first place in their lives above all, thus making them workaholic. They perform every work to the highest standard. They are ready to tread the brow beaten path, climb steep slopes and weather bad storms to reach the mountain peak, thus willing to make great sacrifices to taste success.
Kindness: They nurture a tender heart and care for weak and unfortunate. They are reliable and one can count on them to pour their heart out by sharing thoughts and opinions. They always work from a positive mind set. They are thoughtful, warm hearted and compassionate.
Good family person: When they marry, they commit themselves for life. They are tolerant and trustworthy. Capricorn men are very protective and ideal to grow old with. They are caring and sharing. Capricorn women love raising families and make great mothers. They strive for peace and harmony in personal lives.
Wise and logical:Capricorns always plan ahead their moves. They measure the pros and cons to every situation in advance. They make good counselors who can give practical reliable solutions to posing challenges. They plan and organize their money, savings and investments. Their suggestions are often sought and valued by others. They always have an air of wisdom about them.
Patience: They have a great deal of patience and can work under stressful situations. They do not lose their temper easily. They are usually even tempered and self contained.
Organized: They are organized and systematic towards their chosen goals. They are goal oriented and sticklers for rules. They are confident and strong willed in their decisions and pursue them in an organized and diligent fashion.
Reliability: They are very dependable and seek stability in relationships. They are mature in their outlook and govern their subordinates smoothly. They always help a friend in need. Honesty defines these natives and will do anything to help others.
Achievement:The goat is never satisfied with one plateau; it always searches for a new one. Capricorns always work hard to achieve more and more. Through their attitude of sincerity, they become ultimate winners. Ambition is the character trait of the Capricorn. To them satisfaction comes in the achievement of goals.
Practical:They are very practical and very down to earth. They are very firmly grounded in reality and `seeing is believing` to them. They will only believe the voice of reason and possess a tendency to rationalize everything that is going around them. They like to get the work done without dreaming about it.
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