Sure, they can be touchy and indirect, but they are also very dependable, caring souls. This is the most subjective position of the Moon. Moon in Cancer natives have a large potential to be able to get in touch with the feelings and moods of others.
Often, they are quite wrapped up in themselves. Their memories of the past are outstanding, especially for all things emotional.
Moon in Cancer people are rarely detached—they cling to things, their home, and people they care for. They seek out security and familiarity in all they do. They look for peace and quiet. Their attachment to all that is safe means they are a little leery of change. These peace-loving souls dislike superficiality in all of its forms. They are devoted and accommodating. The insecure ones accumulate things in an attempt to feel secure. Because of their strong attachment to, and memory of, the past, others may complain that Moon in Cancer natives tend to whip a dead horse. They may dwell on hurts long after everyone else has moved on.
When they feel they have been taken for granted which may be often! This is when they can use roundabout ways to get your attention. In fact, these natives, when they are insecure, can become quite manipulative. They can also be victims of habit. These people can have a hard time compartmentalizing their lives, simply because their watery Moon tends to know no boundaries. Sometimes, as a result, they may act irrationally. One of the most delightful characteristics of Moon in Cancer people is their loony sense of humor. These people can be extraordinarily funny.
Their moodiness can baffle others, but their unique outlook on life is something most people can appreciate. When treated with tenderness and understanding, Moon in Cancer natives return the favor with warmth and protection. These people are wonderfully dependable overall, despite their occasional mood swings. Make a friend of Moon in Cancer, and you will be taken care of for life. These people communicate with feeling, conveying a sensitive, withdrawn, and thoughtful nature to the people they interact with.
If this is the only personal planet in Cancer in their chart, they may come across as more personal and sensitive than they actually are. No matter how free-spirited the rest of their natal charts may be, Mercury in Cancer people can be very subjective and personal, or they opt not to talk at all. They are slow to respond at times, giving others the impression that they are deep thinkers.
They probably are just that. Cancer is a meditative and reflective sign. Still, Mercury in Cancer people are much faster at forming opinions and making decisions than they appear. Because they listen so well to others, this speed is not obvious. You can bet that Mercury in Cancer natives will remember almost anything — from their own past, to your conversation two months ago. You might notice their memory is a little skewed in the direction of emotion.
The truth is, these people remember the mood surrounding all the moments they have stored in their memory. The words are not as important to them as the emotions behind them. Cancer communicators come across as gentle, intuitive, and sentimental.
Read below to find your spirit animal, as it relates to your zodiac sign. This is a metaphor for Cancer. Pisces February 19 — March Like this plant, given the right elements and environment, Cancer has the gift of expressing beauty and healing too. You can withdraw consent at any time. They listen to their heart no matter what. This is an issue of pride for them, which they have a lot of.
Sometimes, they can appear quite defensive, as they can take things quite personally. They make you feel very warm and protected. Sometimes it is in their voice solid yet soothing ; and often it is in the message they are giving. Sometimes Cancer communicators can come across as if they are hiding something, which can get them into more trouble than they perhaps deserve.
Cancer (♋️) is the forth astrological sine in the Zodiac, origenating from the constalation of Cancer. It spans from 90° to ° celestial longitude. In classical. Read below to find your spirit animal, as it relates to your zodiac sign. The woodpecker is incredibly nurturing, much like a cancer male or.
Mercury in Cancer retains a lot of information, and learns best when they feel emotionally balanced. This position gives the gift of rhythm and beat. No matter what their Sun sign and it can only be Gemini, Cancer, or Leo , Cancer communicators seem to have feelers. They are the best listeners of all the signs. You can count on Mercury in Cancer to come up with information, culled from their outstanding memory, that others have long forgotten.
But, make no mistake about it, they can provoke arguments easily. They do this in a subtle manner, then get hurt when others argue with them. Mercury in Cancer is generally attracted to poetry, archaic language, expressions of yesteryear, and the like. These people appear to take their time when they make a decision, and even when they form an opinion.
They need to step away from others and be alone with themselves to explore all that they have absorbed. They ask for time to stew over new information. They are impressionable, and the smart ones know it. Withdrawing into themselves helps them to discriminate.
These people can get frustrated with facts-only thinking processes. They also dislike distractions when they are talking or thinking. They need to focus on the matter at hand in order to come up with the best solutions to problems. Mercury in Cancer can be very effective speakers and writers, especially if they have Leo or Gemini Suns. Also, they are able to present things concisely, yet powerfully. If your Mercury is in Aries or Libra, you may find some of your conversations with Mercury in Cancer natives are frustrating.
The feeling is mutual, by the way. Likewise, Mercury in Cancer can find Aries communicators rather brusque, and Libra communicators maddeningly detached or other-oriented. Love for Venus in Cancer is best when it is committed and rather predictable. These people are sensitive in love, even if their Sun sign is the more playful and outgoing signs of Gemini or Leo. You may even say their egos are a little underdeveloped when it comes to love, but they have a lot to give in return: namely, security, comfort, and care. Venus in Cancer men and women show their love by caring for you.
They pay more attention to your feelings than your words, and observe you rather carefully. They want a safe, solid relationship. They can be a little moody in love, and some go so far as giving silent treatments and engaging in pouting routines to get attention from their mate.
They are turned off by anything impersonal, and too much rationalizing leaves them cold. They are not afraid of the emotional element of love even if they have a Gemini Sun and appear flighty in other areas of life , but confrontations can be a little scary. Pleasing Venus in Cancer involves lots of snuggling and sentimentality.
Recognize their attachments to their family and home.
Help them to feel confident with you—when they are fearful of being rejected, they can resort to some frustrating tactics to find out just how loved they are. Do your best to make them feel secure and cared for, and you will be rewarded with a patient, dependable, and loving mate. This position inclines toward passive-aggressiveness. These people seem to resist change and to shy away from direct confrontations.
They need to feel secure before they act. As a result, they can appear rather slow at times. They may appear weak to some, but they can be very strong. Their strength lies in their tenaciousness. Their sex drive can be very tied up with emotional need. Below is one typical example, where the stars of the constellation Cancer have also been marked. For the header of this website, I combined the symbol for Cancer with an image of an actual crab, which shows the great similarity between the symbol and the actual animal. The background is a doll house, as a symbol of the typical Cancer care for the home and the family.
This is a famous Dutch antique doll house made by Petronella Oortman Here are the symbols glyphs of all the twelve Zodiac signs, and links to pages telling more about each Zodiac sign symbol. Sun sign dates: March 21 — April English name: The Bull. Know More. English name: The Twins.
English name: The Crab. English name: The Lion. Sun sign dates: July 23 — August English name: The Maiden or Virgin. Sun sign dates: August 23 — September English name: The Scales. Sun sign dates: September 23 — October English name: The Scorpion. Sun sign dates: October 23 — November English name: The Archer. Sun sign dates: November 22 — December English name: The Goat or Sea-Goat. Sun sign dates: December 22 — January English name: The Water-Bearer. Sun sign dates: January 20 — February English name: The Fish. Sun sign dates: February 19 — March