About Cancer Energy

About Cancer Energy


Date: June 21 - July 22

Element: Water

Planet: Moon

Quality: Cardinal

Duality: Receptive

Energy: Feminine 

Birthstone: Moonstone

Symbol: The Crab

Lucky Numbers: 2

Ruling House: 4th (Home and Family)

God: Goddess of the moon and Wilderness (Artemis)

Day: Monday

Tarot: The Chariot

Colors: Blue, Silver

Body Part: Chest (Beast, Stomach)

Stones: Moonstone, Pearl, Ruby, Emerald

Metal: Silver

Herbs: Eucalyptus, Lemon

Incense: Sandalwood

Animals: Crabs, Ocean Crustaceans 


  • Compassionate
  • Convincing 
  • Creative
  • Dedicated
  • Emotional
  • Healing 
  • Imaginative
  • Magnanimous 
  • Nurturing 
  • Protective
  • Retentive
  • Supportive
  • Unconditionally Loving


  • Dependent
  • Dishonesty
  • Easily Manipulated
  • Indirect
  • Lack of Confidence
  • Moody
  • Passive Aggressive
  • Pessimistic
  • Suspicion 
  • Unable to Let Go

Cancer Energy

Quite moody

Incredibly sensitive

Has a clingy nature

Very understanding

Deeply loving people

Sometimes dishonest

Quick to share and trust

Forgives but never forgets 

Protective and courageous

Quite deep and mysterious

Has an odd sense of humor

Can be clingy and overbearing

Has issues letting go of the past

Quite needy in terms of affection

Has a strong fear of abandonment

One of the most nurturing energies

Tends to lash out when it feels hurt

When it suffers, it tends to do it alone

Finds happiness in sharing what it has

Doesn't like revealing too much of itself

Indirect in the way that it communicates

Can go to extremes to avoid being left alone

Tends to be great at creating home environments

Has a great sense of loyalty to friends and family

Can linger and return to a scar time and time again

Love of security leads them to take relationships very seriously

Its sense of home is incredibly important to its feeling of safety

Has the ability to understand intuitively what others desire or seek

Can develop thick armor to help them deal with the changes of the world

Known to lie in situations where it believes it will stop someone from leaving

Finds it hard to achieve anything unless it feels safe and comfortable in its home

Can become very brooding and moody if it feels that its emotional needs are not being met

Anything that is hurtful, insulting, or just reminds it of its insecurities tends to push it back into its shell 

as an overwhelming desire to feel loved and appreciated in order to develop a sense of security and identity

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