capricorn zodiac art

RULER : Saturn

EXALTATION : Mars

DETRIMENT : Moon

FALL : Jupiter

ELEMENT: earth

MODALITY: cardinal

AIM : great works and integrity

STRATEGY : self-discipline

SHADOW : coldness and repression

ARCHETYPES: the wise one - the father - the hermit - the prime minister - the elder - the strategist - the business woman or man - the expert - the lawgiver - the boss - the architect - the osteopath - the surveyor - the tyrant - the schemer - the power tripper - the pessimist - the materialist 

ENERGY IN ALIGNMENT : professional - respectable - organised - structured - reserved - cautious - mature - dutiful - hard-working - traditional - conservative  - ambitious - rock-like - dependable - dignified - well-defined - persistent - persevering - stoic - realistic - methodical - practical -  dutiful - ambitious - status-conscious - desires fame and recognition - improves over time prefers seclusion and peace - faithful to friends

ENERGY OUT OF ALIGNMENT : stuffy - pessimistic - controlled - narrow-minded - long-suffering - resentful - malicious - unforgiving - selfish - miserly - detached - political -suspicious - gloomy - worried - not quick to make friends - authoritarian - materialistic - too focused on security

THE 10TH HOUSE : career - vocation - profession -  aims and ambitions - your need for achievement, recognition and praise - your route to success - direction in life - aspirations - what you feel the world requires of you - professional and public roles - prestige - rank - status - role in society - your style before public - your attitude to authority and government - the image of the shaping parent - integration of the self in society -  the image you wish to promote 

BODY PARTS : knees - skin - bones - nails - cuticles - teeth

COLOUR : brown + dark blue - grey - beige - black - deep green - mossy colours - deep navy blue - charcoal grey

THINGS: manure piles - compost heaps - pottery - hides - furs - woollens - stone - slate - diamonds - coal - leather saddles, luggage,purses, garments - boundary lines - boundaries - borders between countries - real estate - bones - ebony - mahogany - rare wood - wooden casks - sails - doors - gates - the customs - skin - shell - clay - bars - locks - rope - cords - strings - chains - railroads - armours - corsets - belts - orthopedic equipment - crutches - passports - the estates of the deceased - probate courts = documents related to travel - funerals - mourning clothes - black objects - foundations of buildings  - old corporations

GEMSTONE : turquoise - blue sapphire - lapis lazuli - amethyst - blue tourmaline

METAL: lead - zinc

SATURN MANTRA : Om Sri Shanaishcharaya Namaha ( Om and salutations to Shani, presiding spirit of planet Saturn) - before the first Saturn return, around the age of 28

Om Sri Shanaishwaraya Swaha ( Om and salutations to Saturn, the planet of lessons)

SATURN CHAKRA: Root

ARCHANGEL: Azrael

ANIMALS : goats  - crows - ravens

PEOPLE and JOBS : leather, wool and hides workers - policemen - probate judges - estate administrators - landscapers - land managers - dermatologists - bone surgeons - doctors - sail-makers - locksmiths - manufacturers -  stone masons - furniture businessmen -  bricklayers - cement workers - hardware and building suppliers - potters - land developers - building contractors - architects - rail road men - truckers - diamond miners - diamond merchants - builders of large buildings - those who enforce discipline - mayors - school headteacher - governors - business managers - business people - fathers - the old - chronic invalids - corporate presidents - capitalists - top bureaucrats - government officials - graphic artists - cartographers -  mathematicians - marketing directors 

PLACES: stables for work animals - goat sheds - barns for farm machinery - tanneries -  stone quarries - places where stones are cut - lead and zinc mines - woollen mills - police stations - magistrate courts - jury rooms -  places where they make and sell leather - coal mines - coal storage places - diamond mines - solid buildings - barren fields - overgrown places - dark corners in the house - the foundations of a building

FASHION : conservative, simple , neat and serious style - understated elegance - simple suits - work clothes - overalls - no jewellery - sensible shoes - tailored - not ostentatious - lace - tweed - country classics - classy jackets - 60's make up and fashion 

HOME & INTERIOR DESIGN : traditional elements - classic furniture - fireplace - bonsai trees - a mix of warm and cool colours - hardwood or smooth stone floor - exposed brick - decorative ceramics - sculptures - wooden dining table - fine dinnerware - indigo, dark green and dark grey accents 

ESSENTIAL OILS: myrrh - frankincense - cedar - pine

WELLNESS TIPS: use good sun screen - take good care of your skin - apply oils like sesame and almond topically - take frequent baths - keep knees flexible - reduce stress and anxiety - avoid burnout - wrap up well in cold and damp weather  - eat regularly - eat foods which contain calcium, magnesium and vitamin D - if possible, live in dry, warm climates - surround yourself with soothing colours and sounds - liver and gallbladder tonics - drink goat's milk - eat lots of leafy greens - drink plenty of water - try treatments and massages which moisturise your body - hiking - try labyrinth walking - play and have fun - turmeric powder supplements 

HERBS, SPICES & FOODS: wintergreen - comfrey - potatoes - starchy foods

REMEDIES FOR EXCESS CAPRICORN / EARTH - APPLY AIR + WATER :  colonic therapy – fasting – saunas – vegetarianism – emotional development – mental stimulation – reading – writing –  light eating – light foods – flexibility exercises – hatha yoga – dexterity exercises – conversations – variety – travel – humour – demulcent herbs – avoid rich or dry foods – breathing exercises  

REMEDIES FOR LOW EARTH - APPLY EARTH  : minerals – mud baths – mineral baths – sitting on the earth – hatha yoga – stable routines – weight lifting – aikido – tai chi – massage – touch – steady jobs – herbal therapies – calcium – good nutrition – gardening – building – pottery – sculpture – business training – money management – attention to appearance