The element of earth represents traits of peace, stability, strength. This element is associated in the Zodiac with Taurus, Virgo, and Capricorn.The earth signs tend to rely more upon their senses and practical reasons than upon the inspirations, theoretical considerations, or intuitions of the other signs, according to Stephen Arroyo (1978). They also have an innate understanding of how the material world functions. What is more, they have more patience, more self-discipline than other signs. The qualities of making a living, persistently reaching goals, being structured come naturally to the signs of earth element.
Astrology uses classical four elements, which are now applied to the 12 signs of the Zodiac – air, water, fire, earth. Each element has its qualities and is associated with 3 signs of the Zodiac. The characteristics of these signs also correspond to the attributes of elements. Get to know more about the 4 elements of the Zodiac in Astrology!