Aquarius is the 11th sign of the Zodiac. It starts from 300 degrees of Vernal Equinox and extends up to 330 degrees. Airy by nature, fixed and masculine, Aquarius is a sign of short ascension. Sign Aquarius is also termed as moist, human and voice sign. Sign Aquarius is known for controlling water and gas in human body. Aquarius born individuals are mentally alert, open, friendly and curious about anything and everything that is new. They are original thinkers, often eccentric, who prize individuality and freedom above all. They chafe at restrictions placed upon them by society and seek to follow their own path. Once they make up their mind about something, nothing can convince them to change what they believe. Sign Aquarius is ruled by the planet Uranus -a planet of change, rebellion and revolution. It stays in a sign for around 7 years. It takes a year to 84 years for Uranus to orbit the sun. Classically, it is depicted as planet of change. Its influence in the chart represent its movement in the chart sweeps away the old and brings in the new. The house cleared by it show remarkable transformation and change of thinking and attitude as never felt before. The sign Aquarius is represented by a Water bearer. The ripples symbolize the blend of intuition and reason in humanitarianism.