Aries is the first sign of the astrological year, from March 20 to April 20. They are the first star sign and it signifies fresh start and beginnings. Often called as the new-born baby of the zodiac, Aries is represented as the ram.
- Dates: March 21 – April 19
- Symbol: The Ram
- Duality: Active
- Element: Fire
- Quality: Cardinal
- Ruling Planet:Mars
- Tarot Card:The Emperor
Aries Zodiac Sign Personality
People born under this zodiac sign are full of energy, zeal and enthusiasm. They are quite zealous about their life and want to achieve a lot of things in a short span of time. This is the reason why an Aries mind is constantly at work. Those born under Aries zodiac sign like to challenge themselves and also want people in their circle to push themselves to do better. They hate being lazy and wasting time. Even while resting, they like to do something productive like reading, sketching or listening to music. They are overly competitive and thrive well in such an environment. Aries people have a natural tendency to lead and do well in leadership role, owing to the Cardinal quality attached to their sign. They are the initiators of the zodiac, and hence dive headfirst into any situation, challenging or not. They are quite straight forward in their approach and do not bother themselves with complicated drama.
The zodiac Aries falls under the Fire element and they can be quite hot headed or temperamental. Because of their temperament, they often find themselves embroiled in heated arguments and they do not like to take a step back from it. They have a tendency to prove themselves right and sometimes because of their stubbornness to see others’ point of view, a lot of things can go wrong for them in relationships and professional life as well. But if they can channel their energy and rage in the right direction and find a right outlet they can be defenders for both themselves and others and can achieve great success.
Positive traits of Aries: Their sign is rule by Mars and this planet is in charge of heat, fire and aggression. They are brave, powerful, direct, independent, have strong sense of justice, innocent, assertive, fearless, head-strong
Aries love to win in any situation – personal or professional. They get a thrill out of their competitive nature and this is why they do well in almost all areas. They are fitness enthusiasts and like to keep themselves under check and healthy. They love to see their close ones thriving in a similar environment where they push their limits to get good results. People born under this sign like to show new ways and ideas to achieve their best to people they care about. Aries are born leaders and like to take command of any situation, as they feel they can easily outshine others. As they are constantly challenging themselves, there is no time for this ram to live a boring or monotonous life. They do not like boredom or tasks that are repetitive in nature. That is why an Aries like to be challenged as it gives them a thrill to prove themselves.
Aries will never do anything that is not in their interest or halfheartedly. Either they are all in or all out – once an Aries make up their mind about something, they would not look back. They are charismatic, have a magnetic personality which is why people flock to them for companionship.
If you have an Aries friend, relative or a partner – be prepared to feel their energy and vibe towards life. It can be quite exhilarating to see and do things from their point of view. They stand up for their friends fiercely and will not back down till they feel justice is served.