LIBRA Picture

Western Libra
Sign Element Air
Indian Sign Tula
Element Vayu (air)
Chinese Sign Dog (11)
Trine 3rd

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In mythology Libra is often associated with the Greek Goddess of Justice, Themis,[9] the Greek mythological figure of Atalanta (meaning balanced), and Astraea (daughter of Themis), who ascended to heaven and became the constellation of Virgo, and carried the scales of justice, the nearby constellation of Libra.

Libra is also associated with the Greco-Roman goddess Aphrodite/Venus and sometimes also the goddesses Eris/Discordia, along with Hermione/Concordia, Hera/Juno, Ishtar, Freyja and Frigg, and the god Xolotl.

The astrological symbol for Libra represents the scales. Many modern astrologers regard it as the most desirable of zodiacal types because it represents the zenith of the year, the high point of the seasons, when the harvest of all the hard work of the spring is reaped


Astrologers broadly agree that the following are the characteristics of Libra: The Libra person is co-operative, diplomatic, open-minded, urbane, fair, partnership-oriented, avoids conflict, easy-going, even-tempered, refined, balanced, graceful, artistic, home-body, charming, debative, flexible, sensual, idealistic, equalitarian and sociable. THey also seem to have a great chance at making vast amounts of wealth and fortune. They can sometimes also rationalize, be easily deterred, indecisive, lazy, changeable, gullible, easily influenced, flirtatious, conceited, perfectionist, aloofness, mildly vengeful, can't say no, quarrelsome, over-seriousness, coldness, self-indulgent, cruelness, jealousy, and some are violent.

Likes: fairness, equality, home, stability, happiness, justice, saying yes
Dislikes: drama, yelling, being ignored, judgmental people/being judged, saying no
Ideal Careers: Artist, Real Estate Agent, Entertainer Agent, Design, Fashion, Architecture

Physical traits
Astrologers believe that each of the twelve signs has identifiable physical traits. Physically, individuals born under the sign of Libra supposedly tend to have a graceful figure; charming appearance; a roundish head; small and refined features; a high forehead; and a 'trademark' dimple. And also thought to be above average height
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