Venus symbolises principles of harmony, unity and all forms of relationships. Besides the Moon, Venus is the only other female deity in the planetary pantheon representing feminine energy. While the nature of the Moon is the mother, Venus is the lover. The planetary glyph has become synonymous with the female gender. Venus rules romance, sensuality, pleasure, passion but the dark side can show laziness, jealousy and greed! The power to attract or be attractive can be found through the Venus placement in a person’s chart as sexual and romantic relationships are indicated here. There is a sense of harmony with Venus as she also promotes peace, balance and admiration for beauty and the finer things in life. She is the ruler of both Taurus and Libra. Through Taurus, material possession and money are highlighted while in Libra balance, aesthetic beauty and social refinement are key elements.