July 21 – August 21
Fixed Sign (Strength, Willpower)
Statement: “I Shine!”
Yang (Assertive, Bold, Expressive)
Ruling Planet: Sun
GENERAL: The pure Leo has a commanding personality and stands out from the crowd. Personal magnetism. A leader always seeking a position of command. An extrovert, outgoing, social and not afraid to bully. Finds it difficult to relinquish the dominant position.
POSITIVE TRAITS: Ambitious, courageous, strong-willed, positive, independent, self-confident, very generous, courteous, uncomplicated, humane.
NEGATIVE TRAITS: Arrogant, autocratic, hasty, ill-tempered, suspicious, jealous, cunning, self-centered, boastful, bombastic, irritating.
SEXUALITY: Unlimited sensual lust, emotional, indulgent but usually tempered by discipline. Makes a loving, loyal parent.
BODY PARTS: Heart, upper back, eyes, blood, lungs
OPPOSITE SIGN: Aquarius
COLORS: Gold, Orange, Red
GEMSTONE/BIRTHSTONE: Amber, Chrysolite, Yellow Diamond
MINERAL: Phosphate of Magnesia
DAY OF THE WEEK: Sunday
QUALITY MOST NEEDED FOR BALANCE: Humility
DEEPEST NEED: Fun, elation, the need to shine
Leo’s Life Horoscope
A major brainstorming session will have major results on the 1st and 2nd. Well, is it any surprise? After all, whenever you turn your incredible creative intellect in a generative direction, amazing things happen. Be sure not to stick what you come up with in the bottom drawer of your desk and forget about it, though. You need to keep these ideas active and in circulation! Do that, and there’s no telling where they might take you, and what amazing results could blossom as a result. By the spectacular 5th, 6th and 7th, you are in fine form — and there’s nothing that can stop you! In fact, it looks like everyone and everything around you is conspiring to help you get just what it is you want. If you get an urge to start collecting antiques on the 12th or 13th, follow it! Likewise, if you decide you want to start collecting an elderly relative’s personal history. If you and a loved one are clashing over who is supposed to go grocery shopping on the 18th, 19th or 20th, it might be time to try to figure out what’s really going on under the surface. Lavish yourself with love and attention on the 25th. You’re ready to start exploring all over again on the 30th and 31st.
Leo’s Love Horoscope
If you’ve been wondering what the right move is to make, when it comes to your romantic life, it wouldn’t be a bad idea to hold a little powwow with your friends to discuss the topic on the 1st and 2nd. Of course, ultimately, you will have to be the one to make the decision, and only your gut can tell you what path is right for you, but sometimes (like now) talking it over with your friends can help clear away some of the fuzzy thinking that’s been confusing you a little when you try to listen to your own internal messages. By the wonderfully romantic 5th and 6th, all your doubts have vanished. You know just what you need to do! And even better, you want to do it. Yeah! You and a certain very attractive somebody are really a good combination on the 10th and 11th. Are you fire and ice? Chocolate and peanut butter? Does it matter? What’s important is that you go well together. Romance is absolutely your top priority on the supercalifragilistic 14th and again on the expialidocious 15th. Don’t let pride ruin a perfectly good date on the 20th. Give your career a little attention on the 25th. You’re ready for something new on the 30th and 31st.
Leo’s Money Horoscope
If you have to make a big career decision sometime in the near future, or just wanted to be prepared in case you might, the very best course of action for you to take on the 1st and 2nd is to invite your best buddies over for dinner (or, if that’s not geographically possible, for a long video chat) and talk it all over with them. They know you — your strengths, your weaknesses, your wishes — and they’ll do everything they can to help you figure out what’s really, really important to you. By the super stellar 5th, 6th and 7th, you’ll be glad you’ve got your priorities clear in your head, because you have to make a big decision about whether or not you’re going to take that huge promotion! You fix a computer problem lickity-split, and earn their undying gratitude on the 10th or 11th. Open your ears and close your mouth on the 16th and 17th. Brush up on your business Italian on the 23rd and 24th. You never know when you might need it next! You intuit your way into a super situation on the 30th or 31st.
Astrologer’s Advice For Leo
You need to spell things out for your boss, sweetie or gang of friends — they can’t read your mind, you know! If you tell them what you want, you are that much more likely to get it.