Have you ever wondered why Cancer and Taurus sun signs are so attracted to each other? After all, there must be something more than meets the eye. It’s not like their love for each other is evident. It’s quite the contrary. But even though they may appear opposites in many ways, there seems to be some invisible force guiding them back to one another again and again.
Is there any explanation for this strange attraction other than fate? Yes, astrology can provide us with the answer! In astrology, every zodiac sign has a dual nature or opposite sign that balances it out and brings equilibrium to one’s life. The opposition of these two signs makes them perfect because they will bring out the best in each other. And if it’s not their opposite sign, it’s their different qualities.
Read on to learn more about why Cancers are so attracted to Taurus.
Taurus’ Responsiveness to Cancer’s Emotional Needs
Cancers are ruled by the Moon, making them a sensitive and intuitive sign. This means that Cancer is highly responsive to emotions—particularly their own. As a result, they are prone to moodiness, depression, and feeling suffocated quickly. As such, they need a partner who is responsive to their mood changes and will not push them when they feel insecure or vulnerable.
Taurus is the most receptive and responsive sign next to Cancer. Cancers often attract Taureans because of their gentle, patient approach to relationships. Cancers are looking for a partner who will listen to their feelings without judgment and respond without pushing them to “snap out of it,” even if they don’t know what they are feeling.
Taureans, by nature, are very reflective people and will provide just the right amount of space as needed. That’s why Cancers are so attracted to Taurus. Taureans are gentle and understanding, and when they know that Cancer needs time alone in nature to recharge their batteries or need to hide away for a while to clear their minds, Taurus understands and respects that.
Cancer’s Desire for Taurean’s Stability
Taurus is ruled by Earth, the planet of peace, stability, and grounding. Since Cancers are so emotional, they often seek out someone who will provide the stability they lack and the security they crave in their lives. And where else to find peace than on Earth?
Cancers are looking for a stable and reliable partner with a slow and steady approach to life and are often attracted to Taureans because of their consistent and stable nature. Tauruses are persistent, reliable, and always follow through on their promises. They won’t be easily swayed by drama and will provide the continuity that Cancers crave in their lives.
Cancers are also attracted to Taurus’ reliability when it comes to finances and home life. They will likely find the Taurean’s stable and dependable nature very appealing. Cancers need a sense of security, home, and security, which is something that Taurus (one of the few horoscope signs) has to offer.
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Cancer’s Instinctual Recognition of Taurus
Cancers are highly instinctual people. They rely on their gut feelings to make important life decisions. They are also people who the people around them easily influence. It’s not that they’re stupid, but rather that they trust people too much.
Cancers are attracted to people with a lot of self-confidence and can assert their individuality without being easily controlled or moved by others. They are attracted to Taureans because they are very stable and slow-moving, yet self-confident and independent.
Tauruses are grounded in their beliefs and don’t change their minds quickly. When someone tells them something, Taurus must first do their own research to see if it’s true and if they should believe it. So they don’t believe everything people talk about. They aren’t easily swayed by other people’s opinions and are decisive when making important decisions. These traits make Taurus very attractive to Cancer’s intuitive nature.
Cancer’s Desire for Home and Family
As a water sign, Cancer holds deep desires for family, home, tradition, and security. These desires are often found in people who value love, compassion and nurturing. Cancer’s desire to have a home and family of their own is what makes them so attracted to Taurus, who values family and traditions above all else.
Taurus is the one who looks up to their mother (or the family in general) and would do anything to make their family safe, secure, and comfortable. They also respect traditions and believe it is important to feel comfortable at home and be the best role model for their child.
It is typical, especially for Cancer women, that when they meet a Taurus man, they can imagine him as the father of their children. Cancers want their children to grow up in a good, loving, and safe home, which is something Taurus can offer them.
Taurus’ Financial Literacy
Regarding financial decisions, Cancers can sometimes be a bit reckless and impulsive. As an earth sign, Taurus is very knowledgeable about money. Taurus knows how to save money, invest in stocks, and make money grow. They also believe that money does not grow on trees and that they must work for it. On the other hand, Cancers are notorious for being financially careless, and a Cancer’s impulsive spending or inability to decide what they actually want to do can sometimes be very stressful for them.
Cancer admires Taurus’ financial literacy and how they manage money. Taurus doesn’t nag Cancer about their spending. Instead, they show Cancer the right path toward financial literacy and the importance of saving money. This naturally attracts Cancer to Taurus because this is exactly what they want in a relationship or even in a friendship.
While Cancers are looking for stability and security in their lives, they also want to feel like they are being challenged and growing as a person. And that’s exactly what Taurus has to offer. So whether it’s Taurus’ character or approach to life and the people around them, Cancer is drawn to them like bees to honey for this and many other reasons.