The Sixth House: The House of Health
August 23nd through September 22nd
rules the intestines, pancreas, and gall bladder. People
born under Virgo may be more susceptible to bowel or
endocrine system upsets than people of other Signs
opposite Pisces, the Sign of the Unconscious
Virgo tend to be shy and somewhat nervous, and they may
be undemonstrative or repressed. But they are practical
and logical, and they're skilled at seeing all sides of a
situation. Virgo brings their skills and talents together
for the good of others. Virgo is the Sign of Service.
Despite their inherent modesty, people born under Virgo
are industrious and efficient when working for a good
cause. They are neat and well organized.
Virgo prefers to explore subjects more deeply. They are
very good at understanding what people are saying beneath
the surface words of their communication. Detailed and
precise, people born under Virgo tend too be neat and
exacting, but sometimes petty and overly fussy. At the
other end of the scale, some Virgos can be sloppy.
Generally, though, they are dedicated to meticulous
cleanliness and can be compulsively tidy. Many Virgos
have an excellent head for business, relying on logic
rater than ego or emotion to make their deals. They are
reliable, practical, and diligent, but they can sometimes
seem picky or over-critical to people who aren't as
discriminating as they are. Because of their
responsibility and attention to detail, people born under
Virgo tend to be perfectionists. They may worry too much
about small details, and they can seem demanding and
critical. Their analytical nature and attention to duty
can seem like nitpicking or pettiness if the people
around them don't understand Virgo's desire for
The great strength of the Virgo-born is in their
attention to detail and their desire to be of service.
They pick up on the little things that most other people
Their commitment to helping others makes them one of the
most giving characters of the Zodiac.