Published On : October 14, 2023  |  Author : Astrologer Umesh
Learn Astrology About Virgo

As we have learnt about the 5th zodiac sign i.e. Leo in our previous chapter or page, so now you have learnt the significance about the 5 zodiac signs and how it is useful in predictive terminology. Now let’s move to the other zodiac sign i.e. Virgo, the 6th zodiac sign in zodiac belt and comes after Leo sign and before Libra zodiac sign. Here we will come up with the interesting astrological facts about Virgo zodiac sign to help you with enlarging your area of viewing things in particular birth chart and can relate multiple things with one zodiac sign, so let’s start with our next chapter:

What Is Virgo Zodiac Sign?

Virgo as described earlier is the 6th zodiac sign in the zodiac belt and ruled by the planet Mercury and also it is the exaltation sign of Mercury too. It is very practical sign and represents the intelligence and curiosity. It is the natural 6th house of debt, disease or enemies in Kaal Purush Kundali. It varies from 150 degrees to 180 degrees on Longitude from Vernal Equinox. This way, it also gets 30 degrees’ longitude. Virgo represents naturally the maternal uncle and opponents or enemies in one’s life. It is one of the artha houses and dual zodiac sign. According to sidereal side of Astrology, Sun will move into the Virgo zodiac sign between September15 to October 14, however, there might be the slightest difference in dates, let’s say 2- 3 days. Further, in western astrology or tropical side of Astrology, it is considered to be passed through Virgo Zodiac Sign between August 20 to September 20. Virgo has its opposite sign as the dual and watery zodiac sign Pisces ruled by planet Jupiter.

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Mythodology For Virgo Zodiac Sign

As per our Hindu mythodology, Virgo is ruled by planet Mercury and considered as the sign for challenges, but gives curiosity and love towards nature too. Mercury is the prince in celestial cabinet and it is the 2nd ruling sign of Mercury, which indicates the competitive ability of person. It bestows the life like a prince to anyone. It represents the logic, intellect and practical approach and shows our enemies. Though Mercury gets exalted in this sign, but the friend of Mercury Venus gets debilitated here. Hence the statement of exaltation and debilitation indicates that Mercurians prefer wisdom to wealth. So Goddess Lakshmi and Goddess Saraswati both can not live at one place. It is 2nd earthy sign and is feminine, negative and northern sign too.

As per Greek Mythodology, Virgo is one of the twelve zodiac signs often forgotten, but it is also appropriate to do so, as it is representing often overlooked figure from Greek Mythology.

It is believed in Greek mythology, that Virgo, the maiden, represents the Olympian Goddess Artermis, however, as Artemis is herself protective of her virtue, so Virgo actually represents Goddess Astraea.

Astraea was believed to be the Virgin Goddess of Justice as per Greek mythology and called as the daughter of Astraeus and Eos. In Golden era, many other deities and Astraea lived amongst mankind, but after some generation, man became unethical or unruly, thereafter, most of the Gods and Goddess decided to leave here and went to divine palaces. However, Astraea continued to stay for longer period of time than other deity, but ultimately she also felt that she now could not also live longer amongst mankind, and at that moment, Zeus placed her as the star Virgo.

Know The Significations Of Virgo Zodiac Sign

Know the significance of Virgo zodiac sign in Vedic Astrology with simple and easy steps mentioned below:

Virgo: August 23 – September 22 (According to Western Sun Sign)

Element: Earth
Symbol of Virgo sign: The Virgin

Represents: Sixth house in Kaal Purush Kundali

Nature: Feminine, Negative, Barren, Cold, Dry

Time duration to pass through Virgo by Sun: Approx 30 days

Zodiac Sign ruled by Planet: Mercury

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Nakshatra/Constellations comes under Virgo–  Uttaraphalguni (26° 40′ Simha- 10° Kanya), Hasta (10° – 23° 20′ Kanya) and Chitra (23° 20′ Kanya – 6° 40′ Tula). This means it contain the second, third and fourth pada of UttaraPhalguni nakshatra, all four padas of Hasta and first & second padas of Chitra Nakshatra

Exaltation Sign of: Planet Mercury

Debilitation Sign of: Planet Venus

Mooltrikone Sign –  Mercury (Budh)

Quality: Mutable or dual

Lucky Day:  Wednesday, Friday

Lucky Gem: White Opal, Emerald

Lucky Color: Grey, Beige, Pale-Yellow

Lucky Metal: Silver, Mercury

Ruler: Mercury

Friendly Planet: Venus

House of: Natural house of Debt, Disease or Enemies

Compatibility: Taurus, Gemini, Cancer, Sagittarius, Capricorn

Lucky Numbers: 5, 14, 15

Natural Signification Of Virgo Zodiac Sign In Horoscope

Represents – Opposition, Maternal Uncle, Communication, Intellect, Social Worker

Friendly planets to Virgo– Venus, Mercury

Inimical planets to Virgo– Mars, Jupiter

Neutral planet – Saturn

Body Parts Governed By Virgo In Vedic Astrology

The boy parts ruled by VirgoAbdomen, Digestive System

Physical features: Dark hair and eyes, Medium height, often appears younger than age, quick active walk, curved eyebrows with much of hair growth, chest prominent, straight nose, thin and shrill voice, mark either on throat or thighs.

Places or Environment represented by Virgo Zodiac Sign people

Places represented by Virgo zodiac sign should be neat and clean. They prefer the clean environment and frequent changes at home. Everything should be very arranged at home and specific too.


These people want to do routine work and also a hard task master. They may build their interest in housekeeping, physician, occult science or Mathematics too. However, these people should make the correct choice of business partner or financer.

Some Personal Traits Of Virgo Zodiac Sign

If Virgo zodiac sign is rising as your ascendant or Moon sign and it bestows with high intellect, ingenuous, analytical. People born under this sign becomes too critical of other’s fault and feelings. They will be good linguist and may have scientific bend of mind. They may take interest in the occult, mathematics and physician in life. They prefer peaceful and pleasant domestic life. They possess the basic traits related to thoughtfulness, efficiency, cautiousness, intelligence, domesticity, sensitivity, industriousness, action-orientation, intuitiveness, perfectionism, prudence etc.

Talking about the negative traits in case of afflicted Virgo zodiac sign, then they possess irritability, skepticism, coldness, unresponsiveness, indecisiveness, short-tempered nature, Selfishness, Apprehension, calculative approach everywhere, secretiveness etc. Besides this, they may face some delay in marriage, nervousness, lacking self-confidence etc. may be faced by this zodiac sign people in case of affliction.


Afflicted Virgo zodiac sign may make you liable to suffer from dysentery, typhoid, gall stone, should guard against digestive troubles. Mostly, they enjoy good health and are very active in their youth or when they are young. They may face some intestinal troubles, if there are malefics present in Virgo, it may cause dysentery, typhoid, and sprue in that period.

Conclusion You have now learnt completely all about Virgo zodiac sign here in this chapter, now we will move to the next zodiac sign i.e. Libra to let you know all the astrological facts and figures about the same in order to deal with the predictive part well. Let’s move to the Libra zodiac sign and to continue your astrological learning, please click on the next page button. Career Astrologer In Delhi for solutions of your career problems.

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