Aquarius Sign Symbol
Aquarius is the eleventh zodiac sign on the zodiac circle and represents the transition of the sun through the sign of the Water bearer between January 20 and February 18 every year, according to the tropical astrology.
Therefore, everyone who is born in this period is said to belong to the Aquarius sign. The symbol associated with this sign is the Water bearer. This is a symbol of community and humanitarian endeavors. It is the human bringing the most precious of all resources, water to his peers.
The water symbolizes a flow of endless possibilities, the nourishment for all on earth. The glyph for the Aquarius zodiac sign depicts a man holding a vase of water flowing freely at his feet.
Symbolism and history of the Water bearer:
The Water bearer in the Aquarius astrology meaning is the representative figure of the unrestrained flow of water into everyone’s life. There are two myths that go in the same direction of water clearing and nourishing all.
One of them says that once earth was filled with evil, Zeus started pouring water from the skies, water that cleansed all evil from earth. Two beings, Duecalion and Pyrrha then threw stones to stop the water and recreated life.
The second refers to the myth of Deluge, the cleaning of the earth throw water. Peace and life is then restored through the help on one human, such as Noah who saved all the good on earth in his ark.
The man with the pitch of water brings change and nourishment. He is generous and original and shows the philanthropic and generous side every individual.
Characteristics of the Water bearer:
Aquarians are beings ahead of their time, they are innovative and creative. They carry a different view on life and they try to bring all this knowledge to their peers just as the Water bearer carries water in his pitch.
These people have always been different from the crowd because of their young spirit, original approach and dedicated generosity. Just as the Water bearer is regarded as a savior they are the ones to enlighten their communities.
Water suggests nourishment and the carrier of it is a rich man who can give and take life from plants and even other beings. Aquarians are people of great responsibility to their peers and they carry their burden proudly.