8th House ~ "Legacies"
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The Eighth House is the House of Death and Spirituality. Ruling the mystical forces surrounding birth, death, sex, spirituality, and the afterlife, this House also governs inheritances and taxes. This house may even give you some insight into the circumstances leading to your own death. The Natural Ruler (or corresponding zodiac sign) of the Eighth House is Scorpio.

Sign ~ Scorpio
Symbol ~ e
Dates ~ October 24 - November 21
Ruler ~ Pluto
Element ~ Water
Quality ~ Fixed
Gender ~ Feminine
Body Parts ~ Sexual Organs
Key Words ~ "I Desire"
Colors ~ Deep Red, Marroon, Dark Brown, Black
**Tarot ~ Death,Strength
Archangel ~ Cassiel
Birthstones ~ Kunzite, Spinel, Tourmalated Quartz
Gems ~ Acanthite, Actinolite, Alexandrite, Almandine, Anatase, Anhydrite, Apache Tear, Aquamarine, Argentite, Astrophyllite, Azeztulite, Azurite, Azurite-Malachite-Chyrsocolla, Baculites, Beryl, Betafite, Black Coral, Black Opal, Blood Red Carnelian, Blue/Green Obsidian, Boji Stone, Botryodial Black Agate, Botswana Agate, Boulder Opal, Chalcosiderite, Charoite, Chevron Amethyst, Chocolate Marbles, Chrysolite, Dioptase, Domeykite, Duftite, Embolite, Emerald, Enhydro, Flame Agate, Flint, Garnet, Green Tourmaline, Gyrolite, Heterosite, Herkimer Diamond, Hiddenite, Kainosite, Kornerupine, Kunzite, Labradorite, Lake Superior Agate, Larsenite, Leaverite, Linarite, Ludlamite, Lurelite, Malachite, Manganese, Margarite, Melanite, Meteorite, Millerite, Moldavite, Molybdenum, Montana Agate, Moonstone, Multi-colored Topaz, Natrolite, Nepheline, Obsidian, Ocho, Octahedrite, Olivine, Opal, Orange Tourmaline, Parisite, Peridot, Pinakiolite, Plume Agate, Priday Plume Agate, Purple Sage Agate, Quartz, Ralstonite, Ramsdellite, Rauenthalite, Red Spinel, Reddingite, Rhodocrosite, Rhonite Rubellite, Rubellite & Lepidolite, Rubellite Tourmaline, Ruby, Rutilated Topaz, Samarskite Sard, Sardonyx, Seamanite, Snakeskin Agate, Spectrolite, Spodumene, Stibnite Strombolite Thalenite, Thunderegg, Topaz, Tremolite, Turquoise, Unakite, Variscite, Wardite, Xanthoconite, Zeolite
Babylonian Name ~ Girtab
Meaning ~ Scorpion
Sumerian Month ~ Arah Shamna
Translation ~ The Scorpion

Scorpio Traits:
Passionate,   Secretive,   Sexual,   Penetrating,   Resentful,   Mystical,   Unfathomable,   Relentless,   Investigative,   Blunt,   Honest,   Trustworthy,   Conscientious,   Industrious,   Calculating,   Vindictive,   Vengeful

Eighth House Traits:
Birth,   Death,   Regeneration,   Sexual Instincts,   Occultism,   Legacies,   Other's Property,   Investigations,   Afterlife