June 20 - July 21
Zodiac Element: Water
Rulling Planet: Moon
Compatible star signs: Taurus, Virgo, Scorpio and Pisces
Deep inside Cancer is a sensitive and sentimental person, however it can not be shown outwardly or in the unfamiliar company. Cancer shows his or her true nature only when feels the other people emotional support. This person is considerate towards close friends and family, can easily feel their problems and mood swings.
As a ruling planet of this sign, Moon endows Cancerians with the qualities of wise parent. As a rule, Cancerians are proud of their children and are willing to understand any situation connected with them. Home, traditions, family and family history are extremely important for them. Being reserved on one hand, Cancerians have great intuition and emotionality, which leads to vulnerability and touchiness. That's why Cancerians are usually restrained and reserved.
They are kind, friendly and diplomatic. But ambition and complacency are also typical for them. The tendency to make a point of details often makes Cancerians be childish helpless, stubborn or illogical. Sometimes their behavior seems to be mysterious and strange for the other people.
People of this sign are vulnerable and tender, but trying to keep these features to themselves. That's why they make an impression of a phlegmatic and insensitive person. But that impression is deceptive. There are a lot of strong emotions inside their soul, they are very sensitive to any look and word concerning them. Cancerians like quiet hobbies within the family, they have tendency to reflections, dreams and melancholy.
Deep inside Cancer is always a kind, innocent and depended child. But softness doesn't prevent these people from achieving success. For all these childish qualities Cancerians are able to be clear-sighted and sly. Using these qualities Cancerians can successfully move forward social life and go up the carrier ladder.
The combination of their qualities helps Cancerians succeed in art, music and literature. They can also successfully work in the spheres of business, medicine or teaching.
Cancerians appreciate money and comfort. They are usually able to earn, save and increase their capital. People of this sign can be successful in financial and banking activity. Their good intuition may help them with it.
A lot of Cancerians are too ambitious, they can not sneer at themselves and often don't understand jokes. They care about their authority and aim to become a leader. Such chief is authoritarian, but rather indulgent. Cancer is a conservator, but he or she is a real patriot and the keeper of family and historical traditions.
Cancer is a romantic nature. Love usually immerse this person into the ocean of deep emotions and dramatic feelings. That's why the reality can be very frustrated for Cancerians. The most significant things for them are reliability, comfort, family well-being and traditional values. Family and home are so important for Cancers that they can not be happy without having stable marital status.
Cancer strengths are tenderness, sensitivity, intuition, devotion and patriotism. Possible disadvantages are depression, mood variability and conservatism.