The ninth of horoscope signs, Sagittarius, is symbolized with a centaur holding a bow and an arrow, readily to shoot. The association of Sagittarius to a centaur, which visually looks like half horse and half man, seems to have long dated back from ancient time and yet affected Sagittarians in present time.
The Centaur and Archer
The centaur ennoblement originates from the special taste to horse of the Greek, leading to the animated character of centaurin the legend and myth. Chiron, one of the centaurs, held the reputation of his healing abilities and wisdom, while Nessus and others were known for the abuse of women and drinks, respectively. Despite of the ancient stories, centaur is the symbol of duality: the intelligence of human and physique of horse. In addition to the centaur, archer is another symbol of the ninth horoscope signs, Sagittarius. The use and symbolization of centaur and archer is interchangeably, but only refers to everyone born from 23 November to 21 December.
The Astrology of Sagittarius
Of all horoscope signs, Sagittarius is the zodiac ruled by Jupiter. Different from other fire elements of the zodiacs, Aries and Leo, Sagittarius is the only one with the adaptability talent to deal with different people, situations, and perspectives. Therefore, apart from being friendly and open-minded, Sagittarians are usually passionate and optimistic, always being able to get up after suffering from disappointment or defeat and jumping at the subsequent adventure or challenge. Unfortunately, it also means that Sagittarians can be stubborn and sometimes moody, blazing from a destination to another. In fact, Sagittarians love to travel, restlessly enjoying adventures and broadening the horizons, which may cause conflicts in the field of intimate relationship, not to mention the aloof and selfish natures. Learning new things, trying new foods, meeting new people, and being open to various experiences are what make the life of Sagittarians worth to live in.
The 2016 Overview
The life of Sagittarians in 2016 is mostly about close relationships, in more introspective and private ways. In other words, Sagittarians may meet someone with whom they will experience a deeper and more wonderful intimate relationship, including with their inner self. Otherwise, the existing relationship may go deeper, less casually than ever before. Financially, this year is better with more income and financial supports. Then, new hobbies, including different entertainment or recreation, may come into view. Somehow, some Sagittarians are so eager to make their dreams true.