Venus is the planet that rules the signs of Taurus and Libra. Venus is referred to as the planet of love and may describe our relationships, balance, beauty, and harmony within our lives. Venus is associated with the goddess Aphrodite. What we value and attract into our lives may be seen through our Venus sign and house placement, this makes Venus an important planet when practicing the Law of Manifestation and getting what we want.
Aries – With Venus in Aries a person may fall head over heels in love quickly only to realize the person is not who they wanted them to be. Venus in Aries may be quick tempered and impatient when a partner demands to get their needs met. Having Venus in Aries a person is full of energy to go the extra mile early in the relationship, only quickly to fade once the novelty and chase has worn off.
Taurus is loving and loyal with a strong desire to do the right thing to please their partner. Venus in Taurus is sensuous and appreciates the finer things in life. Fulfilling the physical senses is important to Venus is Taurus.
Gemini enjoys stimulating conversation with the desire to connect intellectually with a partner. A great conversation about ‘nothing’ may be just as fulfilling and passionate as a glass of wine and red roses. Venus is Gemini may appear fickle and be hard to pin down. Commitment is not their strong suite unless both parties keep the relationship light-hearted and in constant motion.
Cancer – despite their desire to nurture and bond, the Venus in Cancer native can be overly sensitive and tend to become possessive in love. They have a strong desire for comfort and security and will often overstay a relationship long past its due date.
Leo – Venus in Leo has a flare for the dramatic and the romantic where self-expression in love are second nature. Venus in Leo may be the most loving and romantic of all the signs. As a generous and giving soul, it would be an honor to capture the heart of a Venus in Leo mate.
Virgo – Venus is Virgo may tend to be quite discriminating in matters of the heart. They have a great BS (bullshit) barometer and have no time for nonsense. They can be shy and intimidated by more outwardly oriented sexual advances, although once smitten, they are blessed with the innate ability to thoroughly satisfy the needs of their partner.
Libra – Venus in Libra invented the idea of love and all the peace and harmony that flows from a long-term relationship. Venus in Libra loves to love and be loved. Venus in Libra is connected to the element of air so there is a strong desire to be social. It may take a strong partner to recognize that occasional flirtatiousness with another does not mean disloyalty.
Scorpio – Venus is Scorpio is all-consuming, passionate, sensuous, and intense when it comes to love relationships. Sadly, Venus is Scorpio will often attract a partner who will want to possess and control them, making it hard for others to get below the surface of this tender-hearted and sensitive soul. Venus is Scorpio wants to be love and respected, not controlled or manipulated.
Sagittarius – Venus is Sag may tend to have more friends than committed relationships. They love their freedom to explore the whims of the heart. The ideal for Venus in Sag will be to find a partner who desires a similar creative and adventurous lifestyle.
Capricorn – Venus is Capricorn is a steadfast and loyal companion allowing them to be a partner who will stand the test of time. Venus in Capricorns seeks to build a solid foundation and future with a strong and responsible partner who will share the same feelings toward commitment and honesty.
Aquarius – Venus in Aquarius is quite open in love with a desire to be unique and to be themselves. Stereotypes in love will not do for this detached yet magnetic lover. Venus in Aquarius likes to explore love outside the boundaries of their comfort zone. This may allow them to soar into a region of the mind that will express their full love of humanity.
Pisces – Venus in Pisces is highly imaginative and creative in love. They are often attracted to the underdog or to someone who they feel may need ‘fixing’. Venus is Pisces truly understands the meaning of unconditional love, even when love in return may allude them.
This article was quoted by Julianna Mitchell @hercampus What Is A Venus Sign? This Astrology Placement Could Be The Key To Unlocking The Way You Love (hercampus.com)