LEO Picture

Western Sign---Leo
Indian Sign --Simha
Element ---Tejas (fire)
Chinese Sign---Monkey (9)
Trine --1st

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In mythology Leo is often associated with the Greek myth of the Nemean Lion which was killed by Hercules during one of his twelve labors, and subsequently put into the sky, as well as the mythological figure of Penelope, from the Greek myth of the Trojan War. Leo is also associated with the Greco-Roman god Apollo and sometimes also the gods Helios/Sol, Ra, and Huitzilopochtli and the goddess Sunna.

The astrological symbol or glyph for Leo represents the head and mane of the lion

Astrologers broadly agree that the following are the characteristics of leo: [11] The Leo person is creative, generous, proud, risk-taking, fun-loving, dramatic, dignified, theatrical, passionate, affectionate, ardent, ambitious, loves attention, very strong, independent, noble, leader, sunny, bright, magnetic, kingly, powerful, enthusiastic, broad-minded, expansive, faithful, and loving.

The Leo is prone to bossiness, a patronizing and snobbish attitude, being egotistical, boastful, pompous, dogmatic, pushy, nosy, over self-conscious, cruel, over-aggressive, possessing dependency issues, materialistic, prissy, over-dramatic, argumentative, interfering, jealousy, intolerant and arrogant.

Most Compatible: Aries, Sagittarius, Cancer, Gemini
Semi-Compatible: Capricorn, Leo
Incompatible: Scorpio, Taurus, Virgo, Libra, Pisces, Aquarius

Ideal Careers: Politicians, Welfare workers, Chef, Lawyer, Law and Government Enforcement, Photographer, Entertainer, Real Estate Agent, Artists, Model, and Fashion Designer.
Likes: Spotlight, speculative ventures, luxurious living, kids, pageantry, grandeur, taking shortcuts.
Dislikes: Not having the spotlight, doing things safely, ignorant and small-minded people, penny-pinching, being compared to others, loneliness, pointlessness.

Physical Traits
Astrologers believe that each sign of the zodiac has its own identifying physical traits. It is thought that Leos tend to be large in all physical features. They are usually tall, with broad shoulders, small waists, large appendages (hands, feet, etc.), and tend to be quite tan. They tend to keep their head held high and look down their noses at others, and have nice thick hair. Their hair tends to be light colored and they're usually very tall.[
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