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  Virgo - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Because of the presence of a galaxy cluster (consequently called the Virgo cluster) within its borders 5° to 10° west of ε Vir (Vindemiatrix), this constellation is especially rich in galaxies.
Virgo may also feature, along with Ursa Major, and Ursa Minor, as part of the source of the myth of Callisto, either as Callisto herself, or as Hera.
Astraea was known as the goddess of justice, and was identified as this constellation due to the presence of the scales of justice Libra nearby, and supposedly ruled the world at one point with her wise ways until mankind became so callous she returned to skies disgusted.
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 Virgo
Virgos are very critical of their own photographs and fussy in the extreme about how they look, both on film and in person.
Virgo's reaction to such a disappointment is normally to bury himself in the hardest work he can find, stay away from society in general, and be twice as cautious at the next opportunity.
Virgos are utterly loyal and they dislike destroying family ties intensely, but when their sense of decency has been finally outraged they won't hesi­tate to make a cold, clean break in the divorce court.
mizian.com.ne.kr /englishwiz/library/names/zodiac/virgo.htm   (12495 words)

  
 Chandra :: Photo Album :: Constellation Virgo   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-18)
Virgo rose in mid-August when the Zodiac was created by the Greeks and Babylonians so the sign became a marker for the ending of summer and the ripening of the harvest.
Sometimes Virgo is holding a staff, a caduceus (the snake-entwined staff that symbolizes healing, rebirth, or oracle prophecy), or a scale in her other hand.
Many of the goddesses linked to Virgo are associated with stories in which a king or male god dies (symbolizing the coming of winter) and is reborn again in the spring, or in which the goddess enters the underworld to find him and cause his rebirth.
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 Virgo
Virgo is the Winged Virgin, she holds the Palm Branch in her left hand, and the Ear of Wheat in her right, a symbol of the fruitfulness of woman, which marks her brightest star, Spica.
Virgo is usually depicted with an ear of corn in her hand and wearing flowing robes, but on old star maps she is sometimes depicted as Astraea, Goddess of Justice, holding scales (of Libra) in one hand and a sword in the other.
Virgo is the fully ripened harvest, untouched as yet by the farmer's hands and still filled with all the potential resources of the abundant crops.
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 About Virgo the Virgin: Astrology/Zodiac   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-18)
Virgo's symbol is sometimes shown as a woman carrying a sheaf of wisdom, representing the harvesting of wheat at the time of year of the Virgo (late summer).
Virgo's symbol, the Virgin, shows itself in the lives of Virgos through a love of all that is "natural" and a certain purity of spirit that keeps Virgos self-sufficient and self-contained, at least on the surface.
Virgo Suns who are stuck in the practical, material world may learn a lot about themselves if they are brave enough to try placing their lives on automatic pilot once in a while.
www.cafeastrology.com /zodiacvirgo.html   (3292 words)

  
 Virgo < Horoscope < Choose your stone by zodiacal sign
Virgos are most at ease with a gentle devotion, and are often unwilling or unable to feel true passion.
Virgo is fairly compatible with: Capricorn, Pisces and Taurus.
Virgo is least compatible with: Gemini, Leo, Libra and Sagittarius.
www.all-that-gifts.com /choice/virgo.html   (348 words)

  
 Virgo (astrology) - MSN Encarta
Virgo (astrology), the sixth sign of the zodiac, symbolized by a virgin.
Virgo, an earth sign, is ruled by the planet Mercury, named after the ancient Roman messenger god.
Professions traditionally associated with the sign Virgo include nursing; jobs in the service industries; health and nutrition; secretarial or office administration; teaching; and editing.
encarta.msn.com /encyclopedia_761579442/Virgo_(astrology).html   (238 words)

  
 Megatokyo Forums -> [story] Fallen World
For Virgo, "death" was one of those things that she was both familiar and unfamilar with.
Virgo liked the fact he was soft and warm, but still, he was quite peculiar.
Virgo stared at Sean until he had disappeared from sight, and licked her lips curiously, tasting the remnants of strawberry lip-balm.
forums.megatokyo.com /index.php?showtopic=1686919&st=25   (6698 words)

  
 Virgo, the Virgin - Astrology on the Web
Virgo is an intellectual and discriminating feminine sign ruled by the magical trickster Mercury, the messenger of the gods.
The emblem of Virgo, a virgin holding sheaves of wheat in her hands, symbolises wisdom, garnered in the fields of experience.
Virgo consequently becomes quite critical with self as well as circumstances, due to the effect of such disappointments on a sensitive and discriminating nature.
www.astrologycom.com /virgo.html   (616 words)

  
 Virgo
Virgo is the sixth sign of the Zodiac and is represented by the virgin.
Virgo is associated with the digestive system and when you get nervous you will feel the tension in your stomach.
With a Virgo Sun you care for all living things and like to be with other people as you are interested in their opinions.
www.astralarts.com /virgo.html   (658 words)

  
 Virgo   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-18)
Virgo is often depicted as a young woman holding a sheaf of wheat, for the constellation of Virgo has always been associated with the harvest.
Virgo is an earth sign, and like all the earth signs (Taurus, Virgo, Capricorn) she is an enigmatic combination of sensuality and conservatism.
Virgo's cell salt is potassium sulphate, which regulates oil in the body, carries oxygen to cells, and is essential to muscle contraction.
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 Virgo Astrology - Earthlore Explorations - Lore of Astrology - Sun Sign Study Element
Virgos are undemonstrative due to a coolness in their nature.
Virgos have a wonderful eye for detail and often neglect the overall issues.
Virgos are predisposed to worry and hypochondria, even to the point of exhibiting symptoms of the latest diseases.
www.elore.com /Astrology/Study/virgo.htm   (1107 words)

  
 Virgo
Virgos are often considered picky and critical, but their "attention to detail" is for one reason: to help others.
Virgo may present to the world outward calmness, but inside they are restless, nervous, controlled, intense.
Virgo will tirelessly serve those to whom they have given their heart and anyone under a Virgo's vigilant care need never worry about their checkbook being out of balance, dust accumulating on the television set, or a heart that wanders.
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 Constellation Virgo
Virgo is the 6th sign of the zodiac; the sun passes through this constellation from late september to the end of october.
A nice pair for observing are the 9th mag elliptical galaxies M 84 and M 86.
In various legends Virgo represents the goddess of justice or the goddess of the harvest.
www.seds.org /Maps/Stars_en/Fig/virgo.html   (628 words)

  
 The Virgo Cluster of Galaxies
The Virgo Cluster with its some 2000 member galaxies dominates our intergalactic neighborhood, as it represents the physical center of our Local Supercluster (also called Virgo or Coma-Virgo Supercluster), and influences all the galaxies and galaxy groups by the gravitational attraction of its enormous mass.
The Virgo cluster is close enough that some of its galaxies, which happen to move fast through the cluster in our direction, exhibit the highest blue-shifts (instead of cosmological redshifts) measured for any galaxies, i.e.
Our image shows the central portion of the Virgo Cluster of Galaxies, and is centered on the giant elliptical galaxy M87 which is considered to be the dominant galaxy of the whole giant cluster, situated close to its physical center.
www.seds.org /messier/more/virgo.html   (1116 words)

  
 The Universe within 100 million Light Years - The Virgo Supercluster
This is a large spur of spiral galaxies on one side of the Virgo cluster stretching across 20 million light years of space.
The Virgo II groups are a long filament of galaxies extending southwards from the groups of galaxies at the southern edge of the Virgo cluster.
This is a map of the Virgo cluster - the nearest large cluster of galaxies.
www.anzwers.org /free/universe/virgo.html   (1110 words)

  
 Search The Llewellyn Encyclopedia: Virgo
Virgo: The best quality of Virgo is analytical ability.  The worst quality is petty criticism.  A key phrase is “I analyze.” The Virgo personality is nothing if not practical.
Virgo’s expression is practical, neat, and precise, with a high degree of analytical ability.
Symbolized by the Virgin with Sheaves of Wheat, Virgo represents the harvest, and the importance of applied knowledge and effort.
www.llewellynencyclopedia.com /search/Virgo   (268 words)

  
 Virgo Horoscope   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-18)
If you were born under the sign of Virgo the Virgin you are methodical, discriminating, industrious, clean, humane, a perfectionist, analytical, and studious.
Virgo is a mutable earth sign, its planetary ruler is Mercury, and its opposite sign is Pisces.
Virgo, you may easily become frustrated with others this week as your expectations are set on "high".
www.gemnaries.com /horoscopes/virgo.htm   (111 words)

  
 virgo: Understanding Your Sun Sign - astrology.com
Virgo is the sixth Sign of the Zodiac, to be exact, and that's the way Virgos like it: exacting.
Virgos, more than any other Sign, were born to serve, and it gives them great joy.
Virgo is represented in modern Astrology by the Virgin, although this association should not be taken literally.
www.astrology.com /allaboutyou/sunsigns/virgo.html   (270 words)

  
 Peoria Astronomical Society - Learning Topics-Virgo (The Virgin)
Virgo, the Virgin, can be seen in spring and summer in the Northern Hemisphere and autumn and winter in the Southern Hemisphere.
Virgo the Goddess probably originated when the Sun was in Virgo during the spring equinox, the time of the Egyptian harvest.
While Virgo is in the underworld, winter reigns, when she returns with him in the spring, the season renew.
www.astronomical.org /portal/modules/wfsection/article.php?articleid=86   (532 words)

  
 Horoscope Virgo   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-18)
It is an earth sign which is materialist and full of stability, yet it is also it is mutable.
Governed by Mercury people born under the sign of Virgo have a unique ability to be equally at home with both change and order.
Virgo has a perceptive energy that is highly discriminating.
www.freeastrology.org /horoscopevirgo.html   (145 words)

  
 Virgo   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-18)
Virgo is often represented as a "maiden" (as its name indicates).
Virgo is unique in that it is the only constellation containing all the Bayer stars with no additional superscript letters or numbers: just the Greek alphabet from alpha to omega.
It was this object in Virgo, 3 C 273, that was first identified as a non-stellar object, by Maarten Schmidt, from the analysis of its redshift.
www.dibonsmith.com /vir_con.htm   (1145 words)

  
 virgo   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-18)
This is mainly due to the fact that Virgo ruled by Mercury does not blend well with the Martian tendencies of Aries.
A trend Virgo must drop is the habit of petty faultfinding and avail of Taurus' wholehearted praise.
The relationship augurs well as Virgo and Gemini are good communicators and are on the same level with their thinking and ideas.
www.merashadi.com /virgo.htm   (603 words)

  
 Your Love, Sex and Romance Profile For Virgo - astrology.com
The industrious, efficient and well-organized Virgo will rarely have trouble pulling this off, and a banquet at their hands will mean an evening of delectable treats.
Ruling Planet Mercury symbolizes Communication; Virgos are possessed of an ability to reason clearly, resolve issues and take a romance to new heights.
Virgo can, at times, be shy and a bit repressed, so someone who can bring them out of these depths will be rewarded with a vibrant lover.
love.astrology.com /Lswheelvirgo.html   (137 words)

  
 Fun & Games
The Virgo has a thirst for intellectual enquiry, is attracted to history and has a knack for speaking languages.
Virgos can be very charming and attractive, and they are devoted to family and children.
Still, Virgos can be incredibly self-possessed, and they may worry themselves to death, despite their cool, carefree exterior.
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 Virgo Astrology Horoscopes Free virgo Horoscopes Astrology Virgo Zodiac sign
Virgos are predisposed to worry and hypochondria.They can make themselves so useful to others, it often leaves them vulnerable to exploitation.
Virgos often have a tendency to indulge in drugs or drink.
Virgos are likely to have chest trouble and also suffer from neuritis in the shoulder and arms.
www.findyourfate.com /astrology/Virgo.htm   (802 words)

  
 Free Weekly Horoscope for Virgo by Astrology.ca
Virgo does suffer from some "bad press" over the past 100 years or so, some of it thinly-veiled sexism directed at the symbolism of the sign, as has been charged by more recent feminist writers, however, there is some truth in the description.
Virgo people are some of the most selfless, dedicated, and hard workers in the Zodiac.
Virgo is often associated with healthcare, healing and service work for this reason.
www.astrology.ca /horoscopes/weekly/virgo.html   (342 words)

  
 Virgo   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-18)
The most prominent part of Virgo, the Virgin, spreads to the northwest (to the right) of the first magnitude star Spica, the fainter of the two bright bodies at the lower left corner.
The brighter is reddish Mars, which moved through Virgo in the summer of 1999.
Off the picture to the right lies western Virgo and the Autumnal Equinox, where they are seen in context with Leo, Coma Berenices, and Leo Minor.
www.astro.uiuc.edu /~kaler/sow/virgo-p.html   (143 words)

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