Taurus is the second sign of the Zodiac. It starts from 30 degrees of Vernal Equinox and extends up to 60 degrees. Earthy by nature, fixed and feminine, Taurus is a sign of short ascension. Sign Taurus is also termed as bestial and semi fruitful. Steady, practical and creative, Sign Taurus is known as the builder of Zodiac. Taurus born individuals are calm, placid, easy going, warm hearted and pleasant. They have a soothing effect on everyone around. Taurus born individuals are the most dogged and determined people on the planet. They are blessed with resilience and resistance. Security is the basic need of this sign. Sign Taurus is ruled by the planet Venus - the prominent constellation in the night Sky which takes 224.7 days to orbit the Sun. Classically, Venus was Goddess of Romance and astrologically it is associated with good things of leisure and pleasure, beauty, harmony and artistic abilities. Its influence in the chart indicates whether one has refined tastes or tends to go overboard on account remnants. Taurus born individuals are motivated by their desires. The Sign Taurus is represented by the Bull. The horns of the bull signify strength and determination of people born under this sign. This sign is marked by cautious nature.