Everything about Taurus in love and relationships:
You're a Taurus if you were born between April 20th and May 20th (these dates can vary slightly each year)
Articles describing Taurus compatibility with each of the other sun signs, with message boards to share reader experiences.
Read about the common problems and challenges when starting a relationship on our Taurus seduction page, with message boards to share reader experiences and advice.
What are the most common Taurus traits?
Our list of the Top 400 Famous Taurus celebrities and historical figures.
Taurus lovers: What to expect from your Taurus in love
Common features of Taurus relationships
Taurus profile: Taurus zodiac
Taurus profile: Taurus astrology
Ruling planet: Venus
Zodiac element: Earth
Zodiac quality: Fixed
Rules: 2nd house
Birthstone: Sapphire - Amber, Coral, Emerald, Rose Quartz,Turquoise, Azurite (these birthstones really have nothing to do with astrology. They're established by jewelers, and competing jewelers sometimes use different systems)
Taurus profile: Taurus is an Earth sign
People of Earth signs tend to be practical, loyal, responsible, down to earth and cautious. They tend to prefer to plan things down to the last detail and to avoid unnecessary risks (they don't get a thrill from risk taking like some other signs do). They typically prefer long term relationships over one night stands, and are often more concerned with practicalities than being swept off their feet, and tend to value stability and loyalty from a partner.
Taurus profile: Taurus is a Negative sign
People of negative signs tend to be introvert, responsible, practical, serious and more likely to be pessimistic (when compared to people of positive signs). They typically relate better to people of other negative signs (though their soulmates are typically of positive signs).
Taurus profile: Taurus is a Fixed sign
People of fixed signs are known for their determination, deep thoughts and persistence. They tend to achieve more than the other (cardinal or mutable) signs due to being so willful. On the negative side they can be stubborn, opinionated and inflexible.
Taurus profile: Taurus is ruled by Venus
Venus represents how you find and appreciate beauty in life. What qualities you are drawn to. Venus rules love, desire, romance and beauty. It's a simple and sensual attraction and desire to own. Conceptually it represents romance, attraction, harmony, friendships, beauty, art.
Taurus profile: Taurus is associated with the 2nd house
The second house symbolizes things of value to us, and how we nurture their growth, how we become established, how we apply deliberate action. Conceptually the second house also shows how we use resources covering concepts such as stability, steady progress through sustained effort, investment and security.
Are you really a Taurus?
If you were born on the first or last day of Taurus then it's worth noting that the signs do not neatly correspond to calendar days. You may wish to check out the articles on the Aries Taurus cusp or Taurus Gemini cusp.
For details of the most common pros and cons of relationships with each of the other signs we have a separate index of articles on Taurus compatibility
Taurus and Aries compatibility
Taurus and Taurus compatibility
Taurus and Gemini compatibility
Taurus and Cancer compatibility
Taurus and Leo compatibility
Taurus and Virgo compatibility
Taurus and Libra compatibility
Taurus and Scorpio compatibility
Taurus and Sagittarius compatibility
Taurus and Capricorn compatibility
Taurus and Aquarius compatibility
Taurus and Pisces compatibility