Libra is the only zodiac symbol that's neither animal nor human -- but
surely that doesn't make you any less human. In fact, Libra is among
the most sociable of the signs. As scales of old were really
"balances," so to do you seek balance in all that Libra does. You
respond to situations with grace as Libra attempts to put others at
ease. Artistically, Libra tries to balance form, content, colors and
elements, and for this reason can be drawn toward creative endeavors.
greatest balancing act is between self and others, and it is here that
many Libras focus their energy. Here, in the realm of interpersonal
relationships, you are a champion. Libra know how to be the charming
host or hostess. Libra can sense what others want before they ask for
it. And you can make the needs of others a higher priority than your
own. In fact, Libra is the shuttle diplomats of the zodiac, going back
and forth between the extremes until a solution is negotiated.
Libra motto might be "To every action there is an opposite and equal
reaction." It is your innate sense of cause and effect that makes you
so effective as a strategist. Whether it's playing chess, relationship
counseling or civic planning, you know how to be effective while
staying in the middle of the road. Your easygoing attitude can serve
you and others well, but don't forget that your needs cannot go totally
unfulfilled or you won't have anything to give to others.
Element: Air The
astrological element of air represents movement. And the most efficient
movement between two points is often a thought. Air signs are thinkers.
They emphasize the intellect over other functions. With active minds
and a good command of language, the air signs are the natural born
communicators. They can be light and breezy as the breath of spring,
but their words can also carry the power of a gale force wind.
air of Libra is about equilibrium. Even the atmosphere needs to rest,
so here, we seek ways to give our thoughts temporary respite from their
Seventh House: Partners If the
First House represents the self, the Seventh House opposite it,
represents the other. This can be a business partner, a spouse or any
other type of relationship amongst equals. Most often, this is where we
look to see how you relate to others in your life.
Key Planet: Venus Venus
is the planet of love and desire. She is in charge of romance and
beauty. But Venus isn't only about physical love; she's also symbolic
of the ideal love. When we see a beautiful painting or other work or
art, Venus is present. She is the beauty of a rose as much as she is
the attraction we have to someone we love. As the key planet of Libra,
Venus is about the perception of beauty as an ideal. Here, she is the
proper blend of colors, the right mix of music or the perfect poetic
description of love, itself.
Libra Greatest Strength: Your grace and charm when helping others
Libra Possible Weakness: Forgetting to take care of your own needs