Capricorn the Goat

December 22nd – January 19th

Symbol – The Goat.

Glyph - Said to represent the goats head and a fishes tail, ‘The Fish-tailed’ Goat.

Element – Earth.

Planet – Saturn.

Quality – Cardinal.

Negative/Feminine sign

Personal Creed - I use.

Capricorn Day – Saturday ruled by the Roman God, Saturn.

Gemstones – Amethyst, azurite, jet, labradorite, onyx, snowflake obsidian.

Flowers and Herbs – Cleavers, coltsfoot, coriander, cypress, elm, goats rue, hemlock, honeysuckle, ivy, lungwort, myrrh, pansy, patchouli, pine, Solomon’s seal, tulip, vetiver, willow, yew.

Colours – Black, brown, dark colours, grey.

Metal – Lead.

Tarot - Tarot - Major Arcana – 15 The Devil. Minor Arcana – King of Pentacles.

Animals and Creatures- Aardvark, alligator, all cloven hooved animals, ant, bee, boxer, dolphin, eagle, fish, goats, komodo dragon, mole, salmon, spider, weaver finch, woodpecker.

Gods  All Earth Gods, Bacchus, Cernunnos, Ea, Enki, Hermes, Horned God, Kronos, Mithras, Pan, Pricus, Ra, Saturn, the Green Man.

Goddesses Adamanthea, Amalthea, Demeter, Earth Goddesses, Vetsa.



This is a term to define the twelve sectors of the sky. Each planet falls into one of these houses. Capricorn is associated with the Tenth House. This indicates ones life careers, your direction in life, authority and public image.

WORK - Publishing, banking, stocks, aromatherapy, astrology (due to their practical advice.)

LEISURE TIMES - Dancing, cruises, mountain climbing, cooking.

LOVE AND RELATIONSHIPS - Usually going for someone with good looks, this may not lead to a great relationship. You are a serious person and need someone who works well, is not demanding and lets you, be you. 


The Knees, bones, hair, skin & nerves. Worriers and once sick they are prone to being hypochondriacs, however Capricorns grow young with age and are one of the longest-lived signs. Meditation, massage and proper exercise will benefit the Capricorn and their stress. Need to drink plenty of fresh water.

Cell Salt – Calcium phosphate.

BEST EXERCISES – Gardening, swimming, dancing, cooking.

FOODS – This is not a diet to stick to and all things in moderation! Starchy foods, meat, malt, caramel, rye, fish, coconuts, onions, leeks, fresh vegetable juices, hot spicy dishes, chicken, watermelon, light puddings, junk foods (due to a busy life style) spinach, beans, squash, lemon juice, prunes, beets.