All About Scorpio


About Scorpio ♏

Scorpio’s astrology symbol: The Scorpion

Scorpio’s Sumero-Babylonian name: GIR.TAB “The Scorpion”

  • Most complex of all signs
  • Scorpio has not one symbol but three – the Scorpion, the Eagle and the Phoenix
  • Powerful
  • Instinctual
  • Rebuild and create
  • Profound perceptions


  • Fiery ephemeral passions
  • Have great courage and strength of will
  • Unorthodox, nonconforming even revolutionary
  • Shrewd insight of the eagle – see what others miss
  • Discern true motives
  • Ferret out secret flaws and vulnerabilities
  • Scorpios are survivors
  • Can transcend and transform
  • Capacity for high spiritual development

Task: rid yourself of any tendency to be judgmental. Temper insight with compassion

Scorpio’s Element is Water

Element: For thousands of years it was believed that everything was made up of a unique combination of the four elemental principles. Today we can translate these into the four fundamental states of matter: Solid, Liquid, Gas, and Plasma. Most people are considered to be a mixture of all four. Personalities and relationships are made upon a balance of all four.

Each element has its own principles.

Qualities of Water relating to Scorpio:

  • Emotional
  • Sympathetic
  • Deep-feeling
  • Romantic
  • Artistic
  • Spiritual
  • Receptive

Modern Day Physics Equivalent to the Water sign is Liquid

Liquid qualities: Nearly incompressible. Conforms to the shape of a container, Retains a contact volume independent of pressure. Volume is variable depending on pressure and temperature. Its structure is mobile. Heated beyond its boiling point becomes gas.

Modern interpretation suggests Water signs enjoy movement and travel, but are also attached to their homes. They are flexible thinkers and work well within groups. They are changeable in nature and willing to understand others. They have a willingness to compromise and work with others but can be difficult for others to manage if boundaries are broken or crossed. They will seek their own place. They enjoy and can feel secure with Earth Signs.

Scorpio’s Quadruplicities:


  • Stability
  • Dependability
  • Reliability

Other Fixed signs:

Scorpio’s Ruler: Mars (day) or some say, Pluto.

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