The eighth astrological sign among 12 is Scorpio in the Zodiac. The sigh spans zodiac between 210 and 240 degrees. Between October 23 and November 21, the sun goes for transit every year. People who are born in this span are called as Scorpios. The zodiac sign Scorpio is shown with the symbol ♏ and picture of the scorpion.

The name Scorpio is derived from a Latin word Scorpius. To kill the Orion Gaia had sent a giant scorpion because of which the symbol of scorpion is used to indicate Scorpio sign. Scorpio belongs to the element water along with Pisces and Cancer.

Scorpios are known as the most passionate people compared to other people. Resourcefulness is the strength of Scorpios but if they don’t take care of the way to utilize them, they cannot achieve they desire. People with Scorpio sign are stubborn in nature. This nature cannot be bare by everyone around them. They also love to be independent all the time. To be their own is the most pleasurable thing for Scorpios.

They even don’t like to be controlled by any internal or external factors. They are so analytical and take decisions only after a big analysis. Scorpios are mostly hiding in nature. They keep up so many secretes, which may lead to misunderstandings between people. They are also so intense in everything they do. Scorpios are also known for their violence nature which is unbearable.

As Pluto is the planet which influences Scorpio, it leads to transformation nature in Scorpios. Scorpios are known for both their calmness and violence. Even then they have strong and long-term relationships because of their brave nature. Scorpios succeed in most of their endeavours just because of their patience and intensity in anything they decide to do.

Pisces, Capricorn, Virgo and Cancer are the most compatible signs of Scorpio. Red and Violet are the lucky colors, whereas Red Coral, Yellow Sapphire and Bloodstone are the lucky stones.