Taurus is the second of the 12 signs of the zodiac, which begins its cycle in the middle of spring every year during Taurus season—which falls around April 21-May 20. It is hard working, rock solid, stable and practical. Taurus is an Earth sign, and has the ability to see things from a grounded, practical and realistic perspective. Taurus is ruled by Venus, the planet of love, luxury, and beauty. Taurus people can be grounding, bringing a sense of ease and contentment.