- December 22nd – January 19th
- The zodiac sign of the goat.
- Crystals/ Birthstones: Garnet, Smoky Quartz, Malachite, Fluorite.
- Ruling Planet: Saturn.
- Flowers: Snowdrop, Carnation.
Capricorn the Goat is the tenth sign of the zodiac and the most conservative of all the signs. They are persons who are patient, solid and will endeavor to always get the job done no matter how long it takes. They can have their ups and downs but in true goat fashion they will shake it off and keep going. Capricorns are conscientious, determined sometimes so much so that they can be stubborn. When they have problems it is usually of their own making and they will push their way out of a situation. They usually are successful because they keep going until they get results, they can have challenging attitude but most will show restraint even when provoked. They have great perseverance and can take the hardest way around doing something.
Capricorns are kind and self-sacrificing always ready to help out, they are great organizers. They are not willing to accept loss or defeat and they love responsibility. They like plans to be made rather than waiting till the last minute to arrange something; they always return a favor and will put themselves out for a true friend. Some find the goats nature hard to understand as they have a lot going on in their heads; they like their solitude and this can be seen as being moody. They can be reflective and methodical and this can bring them down; they do not handle death well and can take a long time to rally around. Capricorn the Goat is adaptable, talented, friendly, kind, have the ability to attain great heights and work hard.
One of the crystals for Capricorn the Goat is Fluorite. This crystal offers psychic intuition and protects you while you do psychic work. This crystal is very useful in cleansing, re-energizing and stabilizing the Aura and very good at stabilizing the effects of long periods using a computer. It re-energizes the body as a whole and removes any negative stress within the body and the auric layers. If you are a disorganized person this stone will help you find order it will also help with difficulty in the thinking process. Fluorite is a highly spiritual crystal and bestows spiritual awakening and higher spiritual consciousness in those who wish to find their spirituality. It brings balance to both body and mind aiding those with learning difficulties. There are many varying colours in the fluorite family and they all serve different purposes. In healing Fluorite aids bones, DNA, teeth, cell rejuvenation, painful joints and pain.
Another crystal for Capricorn is Smoky Quartz which is an effective grounding and releasing stone. It has strong links to the earth and is good for the Base chakra. An excellent stone for release of stress, deep depression and those with suicidal tendencies. It promotes concentration, communication and clears the mind for meditation. Smoky Quartz is effective for alleviating bad dreams and nightmares, it facilitates relaxation for sleep. It benefits those with head-aches and pain throughout the body. It strengthens the human soul and gives insight for moving on from past pain. Those who suffer ongoing depression need to meditate with this crystal regularly and wear it as a pendant if possible. Smoky Quartz aids healing with most pain physical, mental and spiritual.