Leo (♌) is the fifth astrological sign of the zodiac, originat ing from the constellation of Leo. It spans the 120-150th degree of the Tro pical zodiac, between 125.25 and 152.75 degree of celestial longitude, wh ich the Sun transits this area on average between July 23 to August 22 each year. In Sidereal astrology, the sun currently transits the constellatio n of Leo from August 16 to September 15 (approximately).
(Fire) ruled by Sun – Showmanship, favors being seen, drama, recreation and happy pursu its. Pleasures, hobbies, love affairs, entertainment, sports, your pet s. Leadership, strength, pride, power, vitality, and binding spells. T his is a popular time to cast spells and to ask for favors. physical arts s uch as acting, fertility, and power, authority, courage, fertility; h ealing of the upper back, spinal cord, heart, blood circulation, spleen , vital forces.
In contrast to the fertile Cancer, Leo is the most bar ren sign in the zodiac, one seemingly desolate and unfit for magick. On th e other hand, Leo is governed by the vibrant power of the sun, which rule s prosperity, leadership, celebration, and celebrity. Moon in Leo brings out our magnanimous natures and can be a good time for working magick on b ehalf of others. On the negative side, it can make us self-indulgent, a t ime when the temptation to do negative or manipulative magick is strongest. This is also a fine transit for working spells for leaders, for the sane use of power, and for binding spells.