Cancer in one Line - Emotional, instinctive, Sensitive, Protective but Moody and Sullen Inborn Desire - Security
Cancer is the fourth sign of the Zodiac. It starts from 90th degree of Vernal Equinox and extends up to 120 degrees. Watery by nature, movable and feminine, Cancer is a sign of Long ascension. Sign Cancer is also termed as mute as well as fruitful. Sign Cancer is known as civilizer of the zodiac. Cancer borns are generally kind and gentle people unless they are hurt. They forget easily, but rarely forget. Affection, passion, possessiveness, imagination are marked characteristics of this sign. Often Cancer born tends to hide their true feelings. They avoid confrontation and usually aren't comfortable in discussing what they feel. Feeling secure is the basic need of this sign. Sign Cancer is ruled by the Moon - this celestial body signifies emotions. It takes 28 days to orbit our Mother Earth. Classically it is depicted as planet of emotions and motherhood. Its influence in the chart represents emotions, how one responds and instinctively reacts to people and situations. It also represents an individual's imagination and intuitive process. The Sign Cancer is represented by the crab. The claws of the crab signify clinging nature of the sign. The glyph also suggests nurturing quality. Cancer Born individuals enjoy hearth and home.
This is the time when some of you can get recognition, but it may not be very easy, as you shall have to put in extra efforts to prove yourself. Financially it shall be a mixed period for few. Happy news from relatives or close friends can very well be expected.
On the outside, a Cancerian individual may come across as shy, withdrawn, timid or even dull. But don’t be fooled. They are brilliant, famous, and very warm and friendly. However, at the core, they are conservatives who are home-bodies and proud home-owners. They prefer the security of their homes when the outside world becomes too much to bear. Persons born in this sign are called teachers or prophets because they can teach or preach or speak in public and carry the people with them. They are tenacious, receptive and have finest feelings on material principles, are sentimental and talkative. Fear of ridicule or criticism makes them discreet, diplomatic and conventional. Timid to face physical danger, but are brave in mental or moral attitude. Anger comes and goes quickly, very affectionate, loyal, and stubborn or determined.
Cancer is very possessive not just with material possessions but with people as well. A Cancer will always want to stay in touch with old friends and anyone who has ever been close to them. With their strong intuition, sensitivity, powers of observation and intelligence, they will have great success in anything they undertake. On the negative side, Cancerians have an unemotional demeanour, appearing uncompromising and obstinate. This is the facade they use to mask an insecure nature. Physically, they have pleasant features – a full, rounded face but have a tendency to put on weight in the later years which may result in a double chin. They also can have short nose but sometimes prominent at the tip. Their eyes will be grey or light blue, may have pale complexion, wide chest and small hands and feet.
Sulking is a common trait amongst Cancerians. This can lead them to be moody, often in the depths of self-pity and even devious. They are prone to too many changes as they are emotionally charged up, and they will face crazy mood swings as well. They respond foremost to the urges and dictates of their feelings. Cancer has a difficult time trusting people. This causes built up anger and resentment inside, the contradictory nature really takes a toll on them and they can have a negative outlook on life, thinking that life is just too hard and miserable. But their inherent nature is that of nurturing, they are selfless and giving to people they love and care about. They may even sacrifice a lot in their lives for their loved ones.
In their personal relationships they are a mixture of toughness and tenderness. They are emotional, romantic and sentimental on one side, and tenaciously possessive and loyal on the other side. They are complex, fragile, unpredictable, and temperamental and need constant support and encouragement, more than any other astrology signs. When cancer gets the support it needs, it has a tremendous amount to offer in return. They have strong emotional nature and are romantic in matters pertaining to emotions. They love intensely and have a nature of true hospitality. When a cancer gets offended, they tend to sulk instead of confronting the persons face to face.