Leo is the fifth sign of the Kaal Purush chart (Natural Zodiac Wheel). It is ruled by Sun.
Let’s read what does the classical text says about it first.
BPHS: The sign Leo is of Satwik nature, ruled by Sun. It rises with its head (Shirshodaya Sign), is pale hue in color, along with a bulky body. It is Kshatriya by race and resides in the forests. It is a quadruped sign, which is strong at daytime. It resides in the East and is associated with the royal caste. (Ch 4, Shloka 12).
Complete Description: Leo is second among the three fiery signs of the zodiac. It covers the 120° to 150° path of the celestial longitude of 360°. It is ruled by Sun. It’s a male sign that is represented by the Lion. It is of fixed nature and signifies the East direction. It is also the Mooltrikona sign for Sun, starting from 0° to 20°. No other planet gets exalted or debilitated here. It is of Bilious (Pitta) temperament. Its Varan (Caste) is Kshatriya (Warrior). It’s a Diurnal sign, which is strong in the daytime. It has a medium Ascension, and abodes in caves in the forests. It also signifies the forts, mountains, and hillocks.
Characteristics of Leo: The people having Leo Ascendant or Moon sign have an aggressive nature to lead and dominate others from the front. They are someone who keeps firm on their decisions. They never hesitate to take on their opponent no matter how mighty one seems to be. They have a broad forehead, slender waist, with broad shoulders. A fondness for living and enjoying the nature can be found in Leo people. In terms of love and relationships, Leo ruled people are very passionate, possessive, and dominating. They love to order rather than taking orders from others. They are naturally skilled in managing things, counselling, and strategy making. They have a charismatic shine on their face that makes them look royal.
“Your love makes me strong, Your hate makes me unstoppable.” — Cristiano Ronaldo
Positive Traits of Leo
Negative Traits of Leo
Numbers: 1, 4, 5, 9, 6
Colors: Yellow, Orange & Golden
Auspicious Signs: Aries, Cancer, Scorpio, Sagittarius, Gemini, and Pisces