The tenth astrological sign among the twelve is Capricorn. The sign has the symbol ♑. The sign has originated from the Capricornus constellation. The symbol has a mountain goat, which shows the intelligence, steadiness and ambitiousness. People born from December 22 to January 19 every year will become Capricornians.

Capricorn spans the zodiac between 270 and 300 degrees. This sign belongs to the element Earth along with Virgo and Taurus and is also said as a negative sign. Capricorn is one among the four cardinal signs. The planet Saturn is ruling the astrological sign.

People with Capricorn sign are known for their disciplined and responsible nature. They represent the tradition and reach success very early with their self-determination. They have a special ability of self-control which people from any other signs don’t have. This helps them be happy in their personal and professional lives. With time and experience, they keep on evolving themselves and get better every day.

Sometimes their nature may not be loved by other people. They are always fearful and think they are the supreme than all. They fail in decision-making many times, leading to failures. They love to be independent and progressive each day. Capricornians are good at planning and managing the things and people around them.

The month when the sun enters Capricorn is culturally significant for India. People in India celebrate Makara Sankranti, an Indian festival on 14th or 15th of January every year. The festival is famous in South India where farmers celebrate their success in farming and dress up bulls and go around the village with them.

The most compatible signs of Capricorn are Virgo, Scorpio, Taurus and Pisces. Libra and Aries are the incompatible ones. Emerald is the lucky stone of Capricorn. 6, 8 and 9 are the lucky numbers of Capricorn whereas Indigo and Black are the lucky colors for the sign.