A sign that enjoys earthly pleasures,Taurus knows how to slow down and appreciate the little things in life. The second sign of the Zodiac, Taurus is known for being grounded and sensual. We love that Taurus practices the art of sacred stability, finding constancy and consistency as a strength. As such, sometimes they can be like their symbol “The Bull” and be a bit stubborn. Taurus definitely knows how to stand their ground. Here are some facts about this delightful sign!
Dates: April 20-May 20
Ruling Planet: Venus
Symbol: The Bull
Taurus loves to feel safe and secure, and often will stick to a routine. This is a strength of Taurus. However, it is essential to find balance and relax into the flow of life’s spontaneity at times. A stone that supports this is the Amethyst Cluster. Amethyst guides us to our deep inner-knowing and helps us trust our intuition. This crystal is also one of the strongest allies for relaxation and stress relief. At time when a Taurus might feel overwhelmed by life’s inconsistencies, they may turn to this stone for comfort. You can use this crystal during meditation, or even by your night stand to promote deep rest.
Blue Sodalite is another essential crystal for Taurus as it promotes clear communication. As Taurus may be stubborn, so too may they get defensive and protective of their beliefs in heated arguments. This crystal encourages energy to flow throughout your body and clears negative vibrations. In challenges, this is the stone to turn to. This stone encourages your highest form of expression. Place this stone on your Throat Chakra during meditation for healing.
Green Calcite teaches us to be soft, to forgive, to be compassionate. This powerful crystal is restorative. Taurus is an Earth sign, one that finds comfort in being rooted deep. However, it is essential to tend to the nourishment of the soil where we are planted. Green calcite clears any stagnant energy and invokes tender healing. This stone is heart opening.
Taurus — Selenite is going to be your best friend! This highly energetic crystal is connected with the moon, which represents our intuition. This stone will activate your crown and higher chakras, connecting you to your highest spiritual connection. When you feel any negative energy, turn to your Selenite for angelic protection. You can carry Selenite with you for protection. A great practice with Selenite is to draw an energetic circle around your with the stone, which sets boundaries and protects your energy. For Taurus specifically, being fiercely determined is a strength. Selenite will call you towards your intuition - begging the question, “Is what I’m fighting for and holding onto serving my highest self?”