When we hear the word addiction, the first thing that probably comes up in our mind is substance, and most people don’t realize that addiction is not just limited to that, but it can be around anything and any form of obsession.
The subject of obsession varies from person to person, and sometimes, the answer lies in the zodiac sign of an individual.
There are different factors in the birth chart of an individual that have a huge impact on the insatiable urges that the individual has, and that is exactly why, here we’ve revealed what are the different addictions of each of the zodiac signs. Read on…
Pisces (February 19-March 20): Escape
Pisces is ruled by Neptune, and is the sign of deep waters, that makes these people addicted to escapes. They tend to be private, but are extremely compassionate too. They have a good intuition and are connected to their inner world always, which is why, an escape is an addictive pursuit for them. Whether it is sleep or alcohol, the Pisces doesn’t care about the extremes when it comes to leaving touch with reality in order to enter another world.
Aquarius (January 20-February 18): Reading
Aquarius is ruled by Uranus, which is the planet of change, and this sign too, operates almost entirely in the mind. Aquarians are knowledge seekers and have a thirst for information that is often unquenchable. They want to know the ins and outs of everything be it the ancient civilization or the new trends in technology. From reading several books at the same time to having tons of tabs open in the computer browser, the Aquarian is addicted to learning and input.
Capricorn (December 22-January 19): Working
Capricorn is ruled by the Saturn, which deals with responsibility and discipline, and most Capricorns are devoted and dedicated to their work. Infact, they are so addicted to it that they tend to be almost always categorized as workaholics as opposed to just someone who has a strong work ethic. They tend to light both the ends of a match, and their drive to improve and become perfect is what they are addicted to.
Sagittarius (November 22-December 21): Traveling
Sagittarius is ruled by Jupiter which is the giver of luck and an insatiable wanderlust. They tend to be optimistic individuals and love traveling and exploring as much as they can. They are freedom loving wanderers and sometimes, this thirst can become so much intense that they find it hard to stay uprooted to a particular place. They are expansive people and for them, traveling is as important as breathing.
Scorpio (October 23-November 21): Reality Television
Scorpios love investigating the dark side of everything. They are ruled by the Pluto, and are really obsessed with getting into the deepest, darkest layers of everything. For them, reality TV offers them a storm of emotions and the battle for power and prestige, which satiates their appetite for passion and exploring the dark side of the society. They love going deep into human psychology, and see the highs and lows of everything, which is why, they are almost always found hooked to a reality TV series.
Libra (September 23-October 22): Phone
Librans are ever charming and are ruled by Venus, the Goddess of love and beauty. For them, all they want is to create beauty and peace in their environment and they are the ultimate people pleasers. They are also addicted to communicating, and as such, a smartphone ticks all the boxes for them. They are extremely social and you’ll always find them posting stuff on social media or chatting with someone on Whatsapp. They’ll always be hooked to their phone.
Virgo (August 23-September 22): Coffee
Virgos are project and work oriented, and are ruled by Mercury which makes them quick witted. They like to rely on a steady flow of stamina, and for them, a hot cup of coffee keeps them going and keeps their energy levels up. And then it is followed by another cup, and then another cup to keep up with the work.
Most Virgos always have a coffee maker nearby them or in their work vicinity.
Leo (July 23-August 22): Instagram
Leos are exuberant and are ruled by the sun, which is why, they like to have a steady flow of attention towards themselves at all times. They know how to shine the golden light on their life, and to portray themselves as the best, what could be better than Instagram? At such a social network, they are able to display everything about their dramatic and shiny life, and they have the perfect audience for it too.
Cancer (June 21-July 22): Bad Relationships
The crab is loyal, sensitive and emotional, and almost always turn out to be partners to people who are emotionally inept. They have a super empathetic nature, and all throughout their life, they tend to collect and be in relationships with broken people and spend all their time and effort on them in the hope of loving them into wellness.
Gemini (May 21-June 20): Shopping
Gemini is ruled by the Mercury, and they are charming individuals who love to chat and communicate. For them, clothing is also a mode of communication, and most Geminis love switching up their wardrobe. They constantly seek out to express themselves and their ever changing identity which is why, shopping for new clothes is like an addiction for them.
Taurus (April 20-May 20): Food
Taureans primarily live through their senses and they want to experience all the pleasures of this material world. This is why, when going gets tough, they reach out to the one thing that offers comfort to almost everyone- delicious food. Chocolate fudge brownies and garlic breadsticks turn them on better than anything else and probably no one loves their food as much as a Taurus does.
Aries (March 21-April 19): Twitter
Aries are ruled by Mars, and are fiery and impulsive. Their most noble trait is courage, and they are most inclined to courage and competition. This is why they are addicted to Twitter’s immediacy which allows them to express their feelings in front of the world without any form of hesitation. Aries have an inescapable need to project their thoughts and feelings and hesitation makes them uneasy, and that’s why, Twitter, being straight to the point, is what makes for their full fledged obsession.