Virgo, represented by "the Virgin Maiden" is the sixth sign of the Zodiac and is governed by Mercury. This Zodiac sign is called "Kanya Rashi" according to Indian or Vedic astrology. A person who is born during the Virgo birth phase is normally very keen and inquisitive by nature, aloof at times, like to analyse things, shrewd, sceptic, obsessive, meticulous, love to indulge in minute calculation, courageous and loyalty, proud, tidy, warm and kind, creative by nature, introverted and like to stay within himself, freedom-loving, materialistic, loves to work hard, prefers stability, very much intelligent, unperturbed and cold to external environment, very much practical. People born during the Virgo birth phase are called Virgoans. Virgoans are said to be the very warm hearted, generous and introvert. They are not the most confident of people that you would find and don't trust others too easily as well.
These people are very analytical in nature and don't take decisions easily, but after much research and analysis. They tend to be good book keepers, doctors, nurses, teachers, psychologists, accountants and mathematicians. Virgoans have a low compatibility with Gemini, Libra, Sagittarius and Leo.
Virgoans are very fashionable and can be trendsetters for the common. They like the status-quo attitude and prefer things the old way and rather don't prefer drastic changes. These people don't like pomp and glamour and rather like to spend their time in calm and peace. They prefer country life compared to city hustle and bustle. Virgoans give lot of details to small and minute things and are very indecisive in nature. Because of their indecisive nature they make good subordinates than leaders and works efficiently under guidance and leadership of a good administrator. Virgo rules the sixth house of the horoscope and the corresponding card in Tarot is that of the "Knight of Pentacles" .