Greek mythology (Circa 550 BC) suggests the symbol itself is based on the story of Ganymede, a handsome young prince who was reported to be the most beautiful in all of Hellenistic Troy.
Ganymede was a servant to Zeus – King of Mount Olympus and of all other Greek Gods.
This is why so many people born under this air sign are independent, autonomous and frankly – super smart.
These are individuals who often go against the grain and honestly do not have two-cents what others think about their approach to life.
Aquarius can do this in ways that often shock others and may cause others to gasp.
A key psychological trait of Aquarius is their ability to get in touch with the existential and focus on the question: “Why?
People who are born under the Aquarius zodiac sign are often described as “distant” and “aloof” because they use their intellect as a primary connector with the world around them and their feelings second.What makes Aquarius people unique is their ability to synthesize new information after allowing it to absorb and then synthesizing that material into a new dynamic.This is not always true of other fixed zodiac signs.This is significant because based on ancient lore and teachings from the time of the early Greeks, both planets are believed to deeply influence this sign.According to legend Uranus, located some 1.6 billion miles from earth, is responsible for freedom of expression, change and the ability to conceptualize new possibilities.