Match the gift to the zodiac
Having trouble picking an X-mas present for a loved one? Astrologer Prem Kumar Sharma suggests ideal gift options based on their sunsign.india Updated: Dec 17, 2009 19:55 IST
People with this zodiac will enjoy something that’s amusing and entertaining. Vouchers for skydiving or white water rafting will delight men and women alike. Other options include diamond jewellery or a red sack with books, movies and music CDs.
People with this sunsign are sensual and tactile. They will also appreciate flowers, a potted plant and gardening books. Donating something to their favourite charity will be a special gift for them.
Geminis are easy to please. Anything unusual is bound to thrill them. The greatest gift you can give is unconditional love. Geminis are also fond of challenges and electronics. Game consoles, computer games, 3-D jigsaw puzzles, etc are good presents.
The best gift for Cancerians are those that money can’t buy. Plan a big family reunion and you will really make their Christmas. A family portrait, camera, recipe books and cuddly toys are also good options.
Leos are confident, dramatic and flamboyant, so gifts for them need to be attention-grabbing. So you can gift them an eye-catching jewellery item, designer bags, watches or perfumes.
Virgos are likely to appreciate practical gifts. They’re usually disciplined about their health. So any gym, dance class or health club membership will be a great Christmas present.
Anything that’s beautiful and artistic will thrill the Venus-ruled Libran. They love flowers, fancy goods, clothing, jewellery and perfume.
This sunsign is associated with intellectual exploration. Gift anything that offers the opportunity for strategic thinking. Books on meditation, religion and philosophy, and self-help books will be ideal gifts.
This sign is associated with physical and outdoor pursuits, so gifts should revolve around outdoor and social activities.
Capricorn is associated with musical talent and solitary athletic activities. Therefore, gifts must revolve around these subjects. Because they never expect a lot, it is quite easy to buy for a Capricorn.
You can win the heart of an Aquarian by spending a day at an amusement park or gifting a voucher for an adventurous sport. Another option is to take them out for a long walk and let them speak their heart out.
Pisceans are easy to please. They’re also very romantic and creative. Pisceans will appreciate a poem written especially for them, flowers or cuddly teddy bears.