Leo Sun-sign - Basic traits of Leo character - July 23 and August 23

Leo - is the fixed/fire sign. Leos stubbornly cling to their pride. They do not readily alter their opinions or behavior at the request of others. Their stubborn nature makes it hard for them to accept that there is no virtue in giving what they want to give, rather virtue means giving what may be wanted or needed. Neither is there reward in giving misguided loyalty to those who are not worthy of it, which is another possibility with a Leo Sun sign.

Leo - The Sign of the Lion

The people born under Leo sign are natural leaders and chiefs. They are confident, ambitious, encouraging, stubborn, domineering and melodramatic. They are really intelligent and magnetic people which attracts others, but they should not to dominate others. Lion is called as "The sign of the kings" according to his generous, intelligence and graceful manners. But, as well as all governors, that people should learn to wear the crown modestly. They should remember their large sin i.e. vanity. They have ability to encourage people in rough times. Some Leos are very self-centred that they caught up in themselves. Leo has an amazing ability to get along with people and they work best in a group as opposed to alone. They can be very diplomatic in a group setting and can delegate people well. They are full of drama and extravagance which reflects in business. They love extraordinary life full of drama and excitement. They have an amazing ability to bounce back from any feelings of despair or unfortunate events. They do not like to be unhappy. They accept opinions of others. They reacts, if anybody enters in their boundaries of kingdom. They are demanding and spoiled child. They are sensitive. They love flattery and praise. Leo are proud to ask for appreciation and will suffer a hurt ego.


Leo are best in one to one relationships where their ego is less. They make long lasting friendships with people born either in their own period of the year or from March 21 to April 19 to 27 and, strange to say, all those people who were born on the 1st, 10th, 19th, or 28th of any month, for the reason that these numbers accord and have a sympathetic attraction to the number of the Sun which is the number of this period.


Leos need more time to sleep because they overwork their brains. They are more inclined to suffer from what concerns with head, headache and trouble with eyes.


Their colors are all shades of yellow, orange, pale green and white.


The birth/lucky stones are rubies, amber, and topazes.