The sun sign or the zodiac sign indicates the position of the sun in the particular sign at the time of birth. The sun represents your character and nature. The sign represents the way you deal with situations in life. The sun is in approximately the same position (sign) every year as seen from the earth. The different sun signs are: Aries, Taurus, Gemini, Cancer, Leo, Virgo, Libra, Scorpio, Sagittarius, Capricorn, Aquarius and Pisces. Each zodiac sign is ruled by a ruling planet which can be Sun, Moon, Mars, Mercury, Jupiter, Venus and Saturn. Zodiac signs are also known as sun signs or star signs. Zodiac signs help a person understand his personality and improve himself for the better. A zodiac signs reading comprises of a detailed interpretation of the sign you belong to in the zodiac, the positive and negative characteristics of each sign, your lucky colors, days and numbers, birth stone, element, quality, ruling planet and compatibility with other signs.