Aquarius is the eleventh sign of the Zodiac. It is also 30° in longitude. It extends from 300th degree from the Vernal Equinox (Aries 0° - Mesha 0°) to 330°. Sun will be in its northern course. The Nakshathras or asterisms or stars or consellations, Dhanishta later half, Sathabhisha, Poorvapathra 1st, 2nd and 3rd padas (quarters) are contained in this sign, Aquarius-Kumbha. According to Sayana system, the Sun, nowadays, enters Aquarius on or around 21st January and leaves Aquarius on or around 19th February. The Sun in this moves daily approximately 1° 0' 54" to 1° 0' 16". In the horoscopes erected according to Sayana System, for people born during this time of the year Sun will be shown in the sign Aquarius.
Though this sign is of short ascension, yet people born in Aquarius are tall with full stature. They are strong. Face will be oval; complexion will be fair; appearance handsome, of the 12 signs, the signs Venus and Aquarius produce beautiful children. Teeth may be defective. The hair has a brown shade. There may be a mole or scar in the calf muscle.
As Aquarius opposes the sign of Sun, the Aquarians are susceptible to infectious disease. If one feels fatigue on little exertion, one should at once consult intelligent and capable physician. Tooth trouble and tonsils may cause troubles-Saturn being a cold planet and Aquarius being an airy sign, they will not have satisfactory circulation : they cannot withstand cold weather and they have to warm up the limbs and feet. They should attend immediately after any injury or abrasions. They should avoid living in malaria-infected areas. One should not overtax one-self. One should take rest, then and there. As Aquarius is the 11th sign of the zodiac, one's ankle of limb may be affected. One should guard against varicose veins. The heart may cause trouble; it may be rheumatic or there may be blood pressure. The legs may swell. Afflicted Venus causes skin disease, eczema, etc. One may suffer from eye trouble. Moon causes dropsy, Planets in Dhanishta threaten high fever malaria, filarial, ephantiasis, high blood pressure, fracture, etc.
Aquarius is an airy sign; so, the Aquarians will be intelligent. One cannot fool them by flattery and serve his purpose. They can read the character of others and they can find the motives of others. Saturn ruling the airy sign shows that they consider the merits and demerits of every case purposely slowly, so that they can observe what others do, watch and see the results, and then they act. Though they are intelligent, they are a bit slow in grasping and absorbing fresh ideas, but they never forget as they have good retentive power.
CHARACTERISTICS TO BE CORRECTED
If either the ascendant or Saturn, the lord of ascendant, is afflicted, by the adverse aspect from any planet.
the native will be lazy and lethargic, and hence he should cultivate activity, promptness, etc.
he should avoid solitude
he should not be worried and gloomy
he should not be a pessimist
he should not be pushful and alert
he should not be very rigid towards those whom the Aquarians dislike.
FINANCE AND FORTUNE
Generally Aquarians make money through modern machineries, inventions and discoveries. The do not believe in earning money then and there for the work done. But they may remain for a long period, be patiently working and after finding out some development and novel ones, they will make money after using talent. Never will they seek for honour, but becomes to them money, they consider, is needed for the worldly life. They are neither economical nor liberal nor extravagant. They have the talent and also ambition. They are both fortunate and unfortunate.