Leo (July 23 - August 21), the lion are natural born leaders. They have a very strong, dominant attitude and they want to rule the world. They are also very honest, loyal and giving people. Anybody belonging to Leo sign are brave, not afraid to take risks and will always stand up to themselves and for those they care for. They are also very creative and spontaneous. It is a masculine sign who has the confidence to do everything or face any challenge that comes their way. It gives them a chance to show their valour and courage. They have a very positive attitude towards life and will be ready to deal with any situation that comes their way. They do not easily give up and fight till the end to achieve what they believe in. Sometimes they tend to be bossy, proud and arrogant and do not listen to others ideas and opinions and believe that they are right every time and everywhere. This makes them a sort of arrogant. However if you are one of their close friends then they will value your friendship and will be very loyally dedicated to your friendship. They will be there whenever you need them, and will never turn you down or let you down. They are ambitious, courageous, independent and intelligent. They are very straightforward and do not like beating around their bush. They are very vocal about their opinions, be it positive or negative. They speak their mind and do not put up a false attitude. They have very short temper and tend to get angry easily, but they will calm down equally fast. They are very loyal and hate treachery or hostility. They are not so open with criticism and dislike people who question their authority or ideas. They are very expressive, outgoing, fearless, kind and generous and have an indomitable spirit. They easily trust their friends and close ones. They are not very good in judging people and their characters, thus they tend to be cheated quite often. They have very high expectations from their close ones. They work hard to achieve what they want and love being rewarded and recognised for it. They are attracted to the material comforts of life and enjoy living a comfortable and luxurious life. They like to live in an environment which is aesthetically pleasing and materialistically comfortable and luxurious. They have a very strong sexuality and it is difficult to match their strength and stamina. One of their greatest drawbacks is their ego, which they hold on to too closely. They have self confidence which is good, but sometimes it becomes extreme making them rigid and stubborn. They won't accept their mistakes easily and believe that most of their actions, ideas and opinions are correct. They have a very strong and magnetic attitude and personality which helps them achieve popularity among people.
A brief glance at the multidimensional aspect of Leo horoscope personality traits
||1, 4, 10, 13, 19, 22
||Diamond, amber ruby, sardonyx
||Orange, white, red and gold
||Marigold and daffodils
||Generous, warm hearted, creative, enthusiastic, positivist, broadminded, faithful, loving and loyal
||Bossy, dogmatic, interfering, intolerant, pompous and patronizing
There will be some amount of differences in the characteristics of a man and a woman belonging to Leo astrology sign.
A Leo man is strong, courageous, charming and fearless. He is the natural leader, ready to lead anyone who comes their way. He is very romantic and likes falling in love. He loves admiration and likes to be the centre of attraction and he has the quality to do so. His charming and magnetic personality automatically pulls the crowd towards him. He enjoys being loved and loving others. He is sexually active and loyally commits himself in any relationships. He likes being stylish and looking good. He has no inhibitions about anything and is very generous. He is very good in giving gifts, which can be very special and expensive. He is very protective about the people he loves. A house with a Leo man in it is one of the most secured and safest and protected. He values trust and friendships, and gives them high regards in his life. For him his freedom and pride is of utmost importance and no one gets to play with it. They will lose everything but not their pride and ego. He wants to be visible and makes sure that people notice him in the crowd. He is masculine, a statesman and charismatic. He loves to lead, and not follow. Sometimes he can be self absorbed and lost in his own world. He can also be jealous and possessive and like exercising their dominance on people and things. He loves money, fame and respect and this is one of the best ways to attract his attention.
A Leo woman is stylish, exuberant, superb and someone who can be easily identified in a crowd. She is like a fierce lioness who commands attention and recognition. She likes being noticed and respected. She is not the one who will quietly accept the dominance of others in her life and let them dictate the terms and conditions of her life. She designs her life herself and takes her own decisions. She is extravagant and loves to pamper herself. She can also be very warm, friendly and a good friend and company. She is spontaneous and prefers life to be adventurous rather than dull, monotonous and boring. She has a great taste and will not settle for anything less than the best. At times she can be very demanding and her partner needs to put in a lot of effort to match her level of energy. She likes to be in control, rather than being controlled. Challenge her and she will make who realize who the boss is. She likes to be classy and stylish. She can be a little arrogant and proud at times, but that is a part of her personality. She can figure out who is giving her real compliments and who is flirting. If she is given all that she wants, she can be one of the most loving and caring women on earth. She will be very protective about her family and children. No one gets to mess around with them. She is intelligent, talented, generous and courageous.
Leos are naturally talented, artistic, intelligent, brave and fearless. All these traits come in handy while choosing the perfect profession for them. In any profession, they like to be in charge. They will find it very difficult to work under someone else's dominance and authority. Thus they can be good leaders, politicians, managers, entrepreneurs, freelancers, self employed etc. This helps them to work under their own terms and conditions. Being intelligent and creative they also have a strong inclination towards arts and drama. They can be good actors, musicians, singers, painters, writers, dancers, artists, directors and any professional in the artistic field. For them to move ahead with their work they need constant recognition and rewards. It gives them a motivation to move forward. They do not like working behind the scenes but being in the spotlight and in charge of the affairs. As leaders or boss they can be very encouraging, supportive and caring. They can also do well in professions like doctors, chemists, architects, publicist, ministers, managers, public speaker, lawyer, consultants, salesman, motivational speaker etc. They may not be great team players because they find it hard to accept other's opinions and suggestions. However they can be very good team leaders and provide the right kind of guidance and direction to their team to achieve success. The best way to make them more productive is by constantly recognising them for their work and giving them rewards. They are hardworking, dedicated, sincere and honest people who take their jobs very seriously and will fulfil all their duties and responsibilities on time.
The sign of Leo horoscope rules the heart, spinal cord, liver, spleen, pulmonary arteries, back and forearm. Thus health problems related to these parts of their body is quite common in them. They have a very weak heart and chances of heart attack or other heart related diseases are quite common in them. They will also suffer through nervous tension, which might also affect the heart. Since their element is fire, fever, jaundice and eye problems is quite common in them. They indulge in a lot of physical activity which makes them prone to strain and exhaustion. Their upper back gets easily tired than other parts of their body. They will also face pain around their throat and heart. In general Leos are healthy and robust. They have a very healthy lifestyle, however they still need to exercise some caution and do not exhaust themselves too much as it might be detrimental to their health. Their weak heart is always the source of health problems for them. They love to live life exuberantly, thus they indulge in good food and drinks. This sometimes creates problems for their stomach. As they get older they need to be more careful of their health and eating habits.
Leo in love
Leos love to be in love. Being in love is one of the most beautiful experiences for them. As a lover Leos are very caring, dedicated, loyal and trustworthy. But since they are freedom loving individuals, they do not like to be in relationships that restricts their freedom. Hence possessive partners are not for them. They love to be the centre of attraction, hence they will appreciate if their partners give them enough of it. They can get hurt very easily so they do exercise some caution before committing themselves into relationships. But once they decide to commit, it would be for a lifetime. They believe in long term relationships rather than short flings. They are very protective of the ones they love. As a partner they are very supportive, caring and understanding. They respect their partner's need of freedom and space and will accommodate their needs accordingly. However they can be possessive and jealous at times. They want to romance in a fairy tale way. They prefer being the dominant partner in relationships and in charge of all their affairs. They are very good in doing so and a Leo's lover will feel very protected, cared and loved, all the time. The most important aspect of a relationship for them is loyalty and trust. If ever their partner breaks it, they will never look back at them. It is not hard for them to move on and they will never look back into their past once they have moved on.
Different ways to attract Leo
Leo's have natural charm in them that automatically attracts people to them. But to get attention from them one needs to do certain simple things. They like praise and admiration, so shower plenty of it on them. Compliments are the best way to attract their attention. They will feel good if people recognize their work and reward them for it. They need admiration and constant approval. Seek advice from them. They love guiding people and leading them. It will also assure them of their dominance, which they value a lot. They like conversation, so start one with them. They do not like to sit idle in silence. They are very outspoken and love to indulge in humours or intelligent conversation. They love expensive gifts and lavish occasions. So if you are planning to make them happy, buy something expensive for them and take them out for a lavish shopping or an evening out for dinner at an expensive restaurant. However do not criticise or mock them. They hate people who disapprove their ideas and opinions, they like people who listen and not the ones who question.