is the fifth sign of the Zodiac and ruled by the planet Sun
(lord of our solar system). Leo is a fire sign means Leo people
are impressive, positive and generous, although they tend to be
romantic, idealistic, ambitious egotistical, temperamental,
loyal, enthusiastic, hopeful, overbearing and affectionate.
Leo’s people are affectionate and liberal by nature and believe
in giving themselves enthusiastically to the right cause. Leos
are realistic, passionate, hard working, and amazingly
self-confident. They tend to gravitate towards positions of
authority and their strong sense of integrity and optimism make
them excellent leaders. They are best in positions of power and
dependability. Hence as the Lion, Leo can become lazy if their
desire for authority which is not fulfilled.
The body parts, which Leo governs, are the upper back, forearms,
wrist, spine and heart. Leo’s natives are issue to a number of
ailment like pain in back and lungs, spinal complaints, diseases
of the heart and blood, illness in ribs and sides, paroxysm,
pleasantries, violent burning fevers including, in former days,
when they were prevalent, plague, pestilence, jaundice, and some
afflictions of the eyes. The best colors of Leo are gold, royal
purple, and orange. Leo birthstone is sardonyx and rules
metallic gold. Flowers for Leo are dahlia, yellow lily, red
poppy, marigold, sunflower, and heliotrope.