Zodiac Sign
Sanskrit or Vedic Name : Simha
Key Traits : Lively, Artistic, Creative, Stable, Compatible
Deepest Desire : Receiving Praise & Appreciation
Noteworthy Qualities : Dedicated, Ambitious, Inspired, Expressive, Fearless, Courageous, Charismatic, Bold
The motto for Life : I will

Leo is the fifth sign of the zodiac. The traditional Western zodiac associates Leo with the period between July 23 and August 23, and the sign extends from 120th to 150th-degree celestial longitude.

Lions are the king and queen of the celestial jungle! Zodiac sign. Often enthusiastic about embracing their royal stature, this native is a well-known name in the world of showbiz. Leo is ruled by the Sun, the vast celestial star that bestows life and vitality on Earth. Social butterflies, Leos circle a pretty wide circle. Fun-loving and joy these natives can usually pull one out for an adventure which can be more thrilling in their company!

A special combination of power with strong feelings makes Leo productive as well as restless. But hey! Isn’t it just peanuts to work with perfection and finesse!? Born leaders, these natives never settle for less than supernatural challenges! Is your head spinning? There will be Leo! Yes, dynamism and charm express your glory! The heart is the most prized possession of Leo so don’t you dare to manipulate or break it in the least!! Run… The fiery temper can blow you away!

What is Leo?

Leo is a fire sign, which means he expects to love life and spend quality time together. This zodiac is ruled by the Sun planet.

Meaning of Leo

L – leader

E – energetic

O – optimistic

Dates for Leo: July 23 to August 22

The zodiac sign of Leo begins on July 23rd and lasts until August 22nd. Singh is further divided into three Decans which have roughly 10-day slots. The below table will give you a clear picture of the dates and symptoms.

1st Decan (July 23- August 1) 2nd Decan (August 2- August 12) 3rd Decan (August 13 -August 22)
Planet Sun Jupiter Mars
Traits Cheerful, Charming, Realistic, Loyal, Kind, Skillful, Imaginative, Patient Intellectual, Free-spirited, Visionary, Fun-loving, Versatile, Philosophical Powerful, Willful, Sharp, Positively Driven, Visionary, Action-packed

Quick Insight Into Leo Zodiac Sign

Leo Zodiac Sign: Lion

Leo Symbol: Lion

The symbol of Leo’s zodiac is that of a lion. Leo is related to the Greek mythological Nemean lion. It depicts a lion, its family, and two halves of a heart. This symbol really justifies the boldness and fickleness of Leo. Considered the showman of the zodiac, this sign promotes enthusiasm, loyalty, and enthusiasm, as well as a self-centered nature.

Leo Element: Fire

Fire is a radiant form of energy that illuminates everything around it. It is a natural element that reflects the idealism of thought and action that feeds on the intellectual mind of Leo! Fire is energyful and plays an impeccable role in shaping the Leo personality, along with fire signs like Aries and Sagittarius.

Leo Element(Sign): Fire
Leo Ruling Planet: Sun

Leo Ruling Planet: Sun

The lord of Leo is the planet Sun. The Sun is the king of the planets while the lion is the king the jungle! The great coincidence of meeting of two kings! Born leaders, Leo people enjoy developing relationships that are artistically and innovatively inspired. They are fearless optimists who challenge failure and seek deep wells of encouragement as they mature!


Leo Quality: Fixed

Fixed signs mean securely fastened which means stability. It is characterized by the keyword ‘sustainability’. The fire element of Leo’s stable nature makes this sign powerfully self-expressive. Thus, Leos tend to stick with an idea and have it firmly grounded until they feel confident about giving it their best shot! Read More About Fixed Sign

Leo Quality : Fixed
Leo Gemstone: Ruby / Manek

Leo Gemstone: Ruby / Manek

Sun is the lord of Leo zodiac sign, the natives of this zodiac sign should wear rubies according to astrology. Manek/Ruby is considered auspicious for the people of the Leo zodiac. The wearer gets profit in business, good health, high position, and fame. Manek amps up the thrill. Fear, grief, and other worries are destroyed. It helps in getting higher position and prestige in the job. Get rid of bone disorders and headache problems.

Leo Rudraksha: 12 Mukhi Rudraksha

Sun is the lord of Leo, which is the factor of success. To reduce the inauspicious effects of the Sun and to get success in life, people of this zodiac should wear 12 Mukhi Rudraksha. Wearing this gives freedom from fear and strengthens the economic condition.

Leo Rudraksha
Leo Ruling House: Five

Leo House: Five

The fifth house lord of Leo represents creativity and joy. It mainly deals with body parts. Heart and digestive system. According to Vedic astrology, the fifth house governs talents, passions, and desires. Also known as the ‘Successor House’, it rules love relationships, artistic qualities as well as the ability to create another.

Leo Nakshatra: Magha, Purva Phalguni, Uttara Phalguni

From 0 to 13 degrees 20 minutes all travel parts of Magha Nakshatra come.

From 13 degrees 20 minutes to 26 degrees 40 minutes there are four phases of Purva Phalguni Nakshatra.

From 26 degrees 40 minutes to 30 degrees, the first phase of Uttara Phalguni Nakshatra comes.

Leo Nakshatra
Leo Colour: Orange

Leo Colour: Orange

The of passion of Leo reflects the radiance of the Sun so, obviously the color that complements the zodiac is none other than orange! Leo people have a burning will which enables them to express their thoughts in the best possible way to get through the tough times of life. Furthermore, the yellow and golden color play an important role in the overall development of the lion.

Leo Tarot Card: Strength

Leo is empowered by the Tarot card of Strength. The card justifies the character of Leo as the appearance of the lion figure makes the association with the zodiac sign all the more prominent. In addition, the card is decorated in bright colors of yellow and gold which match perfectly with Leo’s confidence, stamina, and ambition. The Strengths card reveals not only Leo’s physical strength but also his steadfastness in matters of heart, mind and spirit.

Leo Tarot Card
Leo Mantra

Leo Mantra

ॐ ह्रीं श्रीं सौः।

Om Hreeng Shreeng Sauh

Leo Compatibility

Incompatible Matches : Taurus, Scorpio
Neutral Matches : Pisces

Leo people are often most compatible with their Leo partner. In addition, their incompatibility with other fire signs of Aries and Sagittarius is high. The air signs of Gemini and Libra are a accurate match for Leo’s enthusiasm and passion. While the stars of Taurus and Scorpio pose a challenge to Leo who feels insecure because of his domineering nature. Differences gradually widen the gulf impossible to bridge. Meanwhile, things may appear complicated with water Pisces, whose conflicting elements may not be compatible with Leo’s temperament. However, things may not be as bad as they may appear at face value.

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