Traditional Correspondences: Virgo

Virgo GlyphThe zodiac sign of Virgo (23 August – 23 September) is symbolised by the Virgin.

The glyph represents the coiled Kundalini serpent with its head in a closed loop which shows the purity of the sign. (Note: compare this glyph with Scorpio)

Virgo Basics

Ruler: Mercury Exultation: Mercury
Natural House: 6th house Fall: Venus / Neptune
Quality: Mutable Detriment: Jupiter / Neptune
Element: Earth Polarity: Negative / Feminine

Virgo Correspondences

Day: Wednesday
Number: 5
Physiology: Abdomen, intestines, spleen, central nervous system
Illnesses: Intestinal disturbances, nervous disorders
Colours: Green, dark brown, autumnal colours, navy blue
Metal: Mercury, Nickel
Birthstones: Peridot, Sardonyx
Season: Early autumn
Foods: Carrots, potatoes, vegetables grown under the soil, nuts, blackberries, cereals
Herbs: Valerian, skullcap, dill, fennel
Plants: Brightly coloured small flowers, buttercup, lavender, forget-me-not, morning glory, flax
Trees: Nut-bearing trees, Elder, Horse Chestnut, Hazel
Animals: Mice, Insects, Bees, all domestic pets
Places: Paris, Heidelburg, Switzerland, health spas, libraries, cornfields, granaries & malthouses, anywhere ploughed or cultivated