12 Venus Signs

When you read about your Venus Sign don’t forget not all of the features have to apply to you. That’s because your birth chart is a huge pool of all of the twelve energies of the Zodiac in different areas of your personality. At times, the features of your individual placements might cancel each other out or fight each other and thus create tension. The analysis of a whole birth chart is about revealing exactly these tensions/potentials/opportunities and NOT about creating a stigma.

It’s about revealing how you can develop any way you want, showing a way out of potential problems, letting you know that you are an indispensable cosmic treasure and demonstrating to you why you have numerous reasons to love yourself so you can stride out into this world full of confidence.

Venus in Aries

Venus in Aries

Venus: Courtship behavior, Make-up of the personality

Venus in Aries behaves dominantly amongst friends and family. She speaks brutally honest from her heart. Thus she can seem aggressive, even tactless at times but one always knows where one stands with Aries. Especially as soon as she gets the impression, that she has to defend herself. This is often the case since the preservation of her ego has the highest priority. As soon as she is under the impression, that her needs are endangered one should hide from her rage. On the other hand, the storm quickly passes with Venus in Aries because her anger goes away as swiftly as it comes. Then, not only her anger is gone but all the memories of her own outbreak as well. She has an invasive, and pure energy which she often releases through impulsive actions.

Her fire can light up quickly – especially when it comes to love but it can die out just as fast and light up again in another place. She enjoys an active relationship, that gives her the opportunity to romp around like a child and be free at all times. Her partner should challenge her playfully and not be someone to hold a grudge since her honesty knows no boundaries. Venus in Aries can hop from one bar to another all night long and go to work afterward – without showing that she has not gotten any sleep. She loves and enjoys all activities that make her feel the power of her body and challenge her to overcome its boundaries – especially sex. A typical Venus in Aries gets seduced and falls in love quickly, but can fall out of it just as fast without ever looking back.

Venus in Taurus

Venus: Courtship behavior, Make-up of the personality

In the sign of Taurus, Venus is at home, because Taurus is the Sign which incorporates sensuality and the body in general, whereas Venus is the planet of sensuality. In matters of love, Venus in Taurus is natural, erotic, libidinous, domestic and comfortable. At times, she might lack a drive altogether. In a relationship, Venus in Taurus needs security before all. She has a sense for traditional values and experiences the quality of life through the fulfillment of her sensual desires. Therefore, Venus in Taurus finds beauty in everything, that can bring her indulgence, serenity, peace, and security. As the Sign, that incorporates the planet Earth, Taurus particularly loves nature.

Usually, Venus in Taurus prefers a traditional, pleasant and sensual life with a cozy house, a beautiful garden, and children roaming around in it. There have to be juicy dishes on the table, and maybe some soul music in the background. When it comes to relationships, Venus in Taurus holds on to her partner once she has made the decision to have a relationship in the first place. Thus, her relationships are serious and long-lasting, even though they are toxic and destructive. After all, Taurus is the Gatherer amongst the Zodiac Signs. All in all, she behaves in a smooth, calm manner and moves with sensual laziness in a way, but a firm stride. The sound of her voice often is deep and soulful.

Venus in Gemini

Venus: Courtship behavior, Make-up of the personality

Venus in Gemini finds beauty in sociability. She loves light communication, that is carried by fun, flirt, wit, and intellectual stimulation. With her waggish sense of humor, she brings all of those attributes to social gatherings herself. She loves new encounters, new discoveries, new trends; in short, she loves EVERYTHING that’s new, colorful and exciting. Playfully and childlike, she is on a perpetual treasure hunt – flying from flower to flower.

Thus, fidelity doesn’t come easily to her, since she encounters myriads of charms in one day and is easily seduced to try something new. Venus in Gemini is always welcome everywhere, because she makes everyone laugh, enlightens the groups with color and light. She shines because of her cleverness, her eloquence, her charm, and her youthfulness.

Venus in Cancer

Venus: Courtship behavior, Make-up of the personality

Venus in Cancer finds beauty in emotional intimacy; a cozy home where she can enjoy a quiet evening with woolen socks, a cup of hot chocolate in front of a small fireplace and her partner next to her. She values a traditional, peaceful life, that conveys a sense of security and that contains life that blossoms – meaning children as well as flowers. Also, Venus in Cancer has a particularly big passion for delicious and sun-ripened food. Those are the things that nurture all her senses. In reverse, she wants to nourish her fellow people with emotional security, good food, comfort, and welfare.

She has the talent to make everyone feel cared for, mothered, well-protected and accepted, because of her loving and maternal nature. The need to give other people a home is deep since Venus in Cancer is soulful, intuitive, tender and has a lot of empathy for everyone. She may be petulant when she is overstimulated or doesn’t have an opportunity to hide under her shell. Also, she tends to be shy in love because she prefers to be conquered rather than making the first step. All in all, Venus in Cancer is soft, passive, soulful, compassionate, emotional, full of creativity and artistical talent.

Venus in Leo

Venus: Courtship behavior, Make-up of the personality

Venus in Leo is highly dramatic since she is a performer at heart. No matter how introverted the rest of the chart may be, she will always seek a stage, as a teacher or as a musician or just as a little show star in all of her relationships. Venus in Leo tends to stage the most trivial matters theatrically – so that even a story about brushing her teeth suddenly appears intriguing. Leo doesn’t object to a little bit of passionate drama in her relationship also- as long as there is a good story to tell. She is cordial, proud, demanding, playful, charming, generous, cuddly and a little catlike. Her desire for appreciation, attention, prestige, admiration, and applause is enormous.

Furthermore, she wants to swim in luxury as well as she wants to get spoiled and ensnared. When her pride gets hurt, Venus in Leo can scratch and hiss relentlessly. Venus in Leo wants to blossom in her friendships and in her intimate relationship. She expects to be the only one for her partner. When she doesn’t get the opportunity to shine, she is like a flower that withers away slowly.

Venus in Virgo

Venus in Virgo

Venus: Courtship behavior, Make-up of the personality

Venus in Virgo is the Geisha amongst the Venus Signs. When the partner yawns, there’s almost immediately a cup of coffee in front of him on the table. When he is tense, he gets a Massage. That’s because Venus in Virgo simply always wants to support and help wherever she can. Thus, she shows her love rather through numerous considerate, practical gestures, than romantic cliches. In friendships, Venus in Virgo is very helpful also – always anticipating the needs of her beloved ones. It’s important to worship these small gestures for her self-confidence.

Also, Venus in Virgo puts a particular emphasis on hygiene. As well in the literal sense as in the figurative – regarding social relationships. Natural Cosmetics, Smoothies, Detox, Yoga, Meditation are trends which a typical Venus in Virgo follows strictly in her everyday life. Her health-oriented energy probably started the hypes in the first place. Venus in Virgo makes an authentic and genuine appearance in society. She is a quick-witted fellow with a sarcastic almost cynical humor and a sober/precocious charm.

Venus in Libra 

Venus in Libra

Venus: Courtship behavior, Make-up of the personality

Libra is ruled by Venus since it is the Sign of beauty, connection, and relationship. Thus Venus in Libra loves all that’s beautiful like music, art, architecture, interior design, and fashion. But first and foremost she loves “beautiful” behavior. That entails a cultivated companionship, that’s nurtured with harmony, consideration, decency, peaceableness and good conduct in general. Her own behavior could be described as particularly smooth and refined in a way. She never provokes conflicts or behaves vulgarly.

Thus, she encounters people with a lot of charm and knows how to adjust her own energy to any society. No-one would ever perceive Venus in Libra as invasive or provocative. That’s because she always keeps a polite distance in communication – without ever appearing distant since she keeps her lively, elegant, coquettish and sweeping nature at all times.  

Venus in Scorpio

Venus in Scorpio

Venus: Courtship behavior, Make-up of the personality

Venus in Scorpio usually has a dark side to it. Wine red hair, dark red lips, black lace, smokey eyes and a certain gothic vibe in general, usually are indicators for a Scorpio Venus. Her dark image arises from her intense wish to dig deep to find the truth, that’s hidden beneath the cover of a smiling face. She wants to understand the darkness of others, the depths of their soul, their passions and motives. And usually, those are easily accessible to the Venus in Scorpio.

Her kind of love has a lot to do with truth-seeking beyond tabus. She uncovers the soul of her beloved one layer after layer – until he is at the Scorpio’s mercy. You can never forget a relationship with a Venus in Scorpio since it leaves behind deep marks and always has a transformative effect. Venus in Scorpio is profoundly passionate but since Scorpio, the Sign emerged from trauma, Scorpio carries the fight for power throughout his life. Thus, Venus in Scorpio also needs a sense of power in his relationships and uncompromising, deep connectedness. If the partner is not completely devoted to him, he tends to get insanely jealous. 

Venus in Sagittarius

Venus in Sagittarius

Venus: Courtship behavior, Make-up of the personality

Venus in Sagittarius is open, unrestrained and adventurous in matters of love. She falls in love quickly and intensely since her sexual flame is easily ignited. The genesis of a relationship is usually unconventional since Sagittarius dives head first into love – never thinking about the future. This overeagerness, sparkling intensity, and quick, spontaneous, impatient, conquering spirit can frighten others at times. Thus Sagittarius is usually the first one to show affection.

Also, she is profoundly blunt, honest, direct and sassy. Thus her partner should have a good portion of humor and never hold a grudge. Sagittarius herself is filled with humor, vitality, energy, and love. She is always hunting for adventures and fun. Traveling, discussions about politics or philosophy and idealistic values are what she loves. Also, freedom, and honesty in all of her relationships are of great importance to her. No-one can ever own her or tame her wild heart. 

Venus in Capricorn

Venus: Courtship behavior, Make-up of the personality

Love is a particularly severe matter for Capricorn. He thaws slowly, but as soon as he has made his decision to get involved with someone, he remains consistent and loyal. At times, love is like a project to him – a goal one can reach with effort and persistence. If Capricorn reaches his goal, he loves deeply and passionately, but only if he feels secure. To him, security (financially and emotionally), appreciation, respect, emotional consistency are the greatest values. When his life is embedded in a well-oiled system, he feels at his best.

Moreover, Capricorn feels especially comfortable with a high position in society since socioeconomic status and visible success is of great importance to him. Also, he has to be the one in control. Thus he may appear a little imperious at times. When he first encounters new people he tends to be suspicious and careful, but as soon as he has built a relationship, it is always long-lasting and deep.

Venus in Aquarius

Venus: Courtship behavior, Make-up of the personality

Venus in Aquarius loves unconditionally, but not in the boundless, romanticized and self-dissolving way of Pisces. Rather, Aquarius loves his partner exactly the way he is – without ever wanting to change him. He simply accepts every flaw and appreciates his partner as an independent whole. In turn, he expects the same kind of unconditional loving from his partner since he definitely won’t change for anyone. No-one is allowed to take away his freedom or tell him how to behave. His life belongs to him completely and all decisions concerning his life must lie in his own hands.

That’s because freedom and independence have priority for him – especially when it comes to his personality. That’s why intimate relationships of Aquarius often start as a friendship first. Only when he is sure, that he can respect the person unconditionally, he begins opening up to the idea of an intimate relationship.

Venus in Pisces

Venus: Courtship behavior, Make-up of the personality

The love of Pisces is boundless. They love unconditionally and deeply. It’s almost like their kind of love has an almost self-dissolving manner since they want to completely merge with their beloved one to make the ultimate connection. Selflessly, they do everything for their partner because they believe in the one big love. Also, they tend to completely over-idealize their partners to an almost god-like figure. In love, Pisces is full of devotion, inspiration, dreams, and romance.

To him, there has to be a spiritual/psychic connection also – besides the emotional and physical one. Beauty to them lies in the ultimate connection of mind, body, and soul; creativity; harmony; art; music; poetry; spirituality and the beauty of the whole universe in general. When they encounter new people, there is something shy about them but they still always manage to fill the room with love and tenderness.