February 8 Zodiac Birthday Signs – Sociable and friendly, you have a strong-willed individuality that marks you out as an Aquarian with charismatic charm and strong views. Generous and direct, you need people and enjoy the good life. Quick to spot opportunities, you have a practical outlook and organizational skills. These, coupled with drive and determination, inspire you to think on a grand scale and to project success.
With the subinfluence of your decanate ruler, Gemini, you love to communicate, whether through speaking or writing. An exceptional thinker, you have the ability to acquire information and knowledge from many sources and to present your ideas in an original and interesting way. With a touch of the mad genius, you can be mentally inspired and become quite excitable. Often ahead of your time, you have inventive and progressive ideas. A rebellious streak can be reflected in your appearance or lifestyle, but sometimes it can become a problem, especially if you become too eccentric or stubborn.
Being confident and friendly ensures that you are lucky in people-related activities. With your astute mentality, you can learn skills quickly, but a tendency to become easily bored suggests that misunderstandings with others can occur if you do not take the time to listen. Nevertheless, because you seek harmonious relationships with others, you are intuitive about people and your environment.
While you are between the ages of twelve and forty-one, when your progressed Sun moves through Pisces, your emotional sensitivity becomes emphasized and you develop a stronger sense of vision. This may encourage you to seek idealistic, artistic, or spiritual goals. After the age of forty-two, when your progressed Sun moves into Aries, you have a need to be more assertive, active, and directive in your daily affairs, possibly pioneering new ventures. At the age of seventy-two there is another turning point as your progressed Sun enters Taurus, accenting a need for more financial stability and security.
DEGREE: 18°-19°30’ AQUARIUS
Star’s name: Castra
Degree position: 19°30’-20° 12’ Aquarius between the years 1930 and 2000
Constellation: Epsilon Capricorn
Applicable days: February 8, 9, 10
Star qualities: Jupiter/Saturn
Description: a small yellow-orange star located in the belly of the Goat
PRIMARY STAR’S INFLUENCE
Castra imparts leadership ability, assertiveness, and prominence in public office. This star also suggests that patience and hard work lead to success but that destructive behavior may result in failure.
Linked to your Sun’s degree, Castra can bestow honors in writing and achievement in higher education. You may well have an interest in philosophy or astrology. This star may also grant you intuitive and psychic abilities.
• Positive: perseverance, ambition, philosophical thinking
• Negative: lack of self-confidence, pessimism
Your Secret Self
You thrive on acquiring knowledge that you feel will enhance your personal power. Smart, with executive abilities, you are ambitious and enthusiastic when you find a subject or project that really interests you. Capable of accomplishment and success, you can move mountains with a positive attitude, although you may need to develop humility to avoid becoming arrogant or overbearing. As a creative person, you have natural talents that may lead you to activities such as music, art, writing, or drama, where you are likely to excel.
Warm and generous, with common sense, you are capable of giving others practical and useful help and support. You want to build strong foundations to your achievements and are usually willing to work hard to actualize your goals. However, you may have to be careful of a tendency to overindulge in the good life that may distract from your lofty aims and ideals.
Work & Vocation
With your spirit of enterprise, drive, and people skills, you have no trouble creating a career for yourself. Being independent, however, you usually do not like to take orders and may prefer to work for yourself or in a career where you are given much freedom. Practical and a good organizer, you like to build a solid foundation to your achievements, which can serve you well as an entrepreneur or a manager or in the construction business. Good communication skills can help you in sales, advertising, and media. Alternatively, your sense of the dramatic could attract you to the entertainment world, where you could be successful as an actor, director, or writer.
Famous people who share your birthday include actress Lana Turner, actors James Dean, Jack Lemmon, and Nick Nolte, astrologer Evangeline Adams, writer Jules Verne, philosopher Emmanuel Swedenborg, film director King Vidor, composer John Williams, and philosopher Martin Buber.
The power suggested by this birthday shows a character with strong values and sound judgment. The number 8 indicates that you aspire to great accomplishments and possess an ambitious nature. A desire for dominance, security, and material success is also indicated by this birthday. As a number 8 person, you have natural business sense and will benefit greatly from developing your organizational and executive skills. A strong need to feel secure or established urges you to make long-term plans and investments. The subinfluence of the number 2 month indicates that you are receptive and highly intuitive. Although you are friendly and sociable, with a flair for people, you are usually self-reliant and have a strong independent streak. Nevertheless, you are considerate and sensitive to other people’s feelings and are often courteous, with a romantic nature. Highly intuitive and original, you are ambitious and creative, with a strong need to express your emotional sensitivity. Although on many occasions your common sense tells you that you are right, avoid being arrogant or too critical.
• Positive: leadership, thoroughness, hardworking, tradition, authority, protection, power to heal, good judge of values
• Negative: impatient, wasteful, intolerant, miserly, restless, overwork, easily discouraged, lack of planning, controlling
Love & Relationships
Practical, with common sense and a love for the good things in life, you know how to enjoy yourself or entertain other people. Usually you like to be associated with ambitious and hardworking people who are success-oriented. As you are proud and security-conscious, prestige and money may be important factors in relationships. With excellent taste and a love of beauty, you can appreciate quality. You enjoy making magnanimous gestures of generosity to those in your favor and make a very valuable friend.
YOUR SPECIAL SOMEONE
For a long-term relationship, you may be lucky in love with persons born on the following dates.
Love & friendship: Jan. 8, 14, 17, 20, 22, 24, Feb. 6, 15, 18, 20, 22, Mar. 4, 13, 16, 18, 20, Apr. 2, 8, 11, 14, 16, 18, May 9, 12, 14, 16, June 4, 7, 10, 12, 13, 14, July 5, 8, 10, 12, 30, Aug. 3, 6, 8, 10, 28, Sept. 1, 4, 6, 8, 26, Oct. 2, 4, 6, 24, Nov. 2, 4, 22, Dec. 2, 20
Beneficial: Jan. 6, 23, Feb. 4, 21, Mar. 2, 19, 30, Apr. 17, 28, May 15, 26, 30, June 13, 24, 28, July 11, 22, 26, Aug. 9, 20, 24, Sept. 7, 18, 22, Oct. 5, 16, 20, Nov. 3, 14, 18, Dec. 1, 12, 16, 30
Fotol attractions: Jan. 7, Feb. 5, Mar. 3, Apr. 1, Aug. 10, 11, 12, 13
Challenging: Jan. 5, 26, 29, Feb. 3, 24, 27, Mar. 1, 22, 25, Apr. 20, 23, May 18, 21, June 16, 19, 30, July 14, 17, 28, Aug. 12, 15, 26, 31, Sept. 10, 13, 24, 29, Oct. 8, 11, 22, 27, Nov. 6, 9, 20, 25, Dec. 4, 7, 18, 23
Soul mates: Jan. 30, Feb. 28, Mar. 26, Apr. 24, May 22, June 20, July 18, Aug. 16, Sept. 14, Oct. 12, 31, Nov. 10, 29, Dec. 8, 27