Star Sign: LIBRA



Libra Dates: September 23 – October 22

Symbol: The Scales
Ruling Planet: Venus, the goddess of love and beauty.
Glyph: The Libra glyph symbolizes a crescent moon connected to two straight lines resting above a third line. This represents emotion bounded on either side by reason; the line below symbolizes partnership.
Zodiac Element: Air (Air signs are intellectual and communicative).
Zodiac Quality: Cardinal (Cardinal signs are ‘the initiators’).
Libra Lucky Numbers: 9 and 6
Libra Lucky Colors: Blue and Lavender
Lucky Day: Friday
Countries: Burma, China, Tibet, Argentina, and Japan
Cities: Vienna, Copenhagen, Charleston, and Lisbon
Body Part Ruled by Libra: Lower back and buttocks, and the kidneys
Animals Ruled by Libra: Snakes and lizards
Flowers: Rose, Cosmos, and Hydrangea
Trees: Almond, Cypress, and Ash
Libra Birthstones: Opal and also chrysolite (peridot), lapis lazuli, opal, sapphire and agate.


Libra Sign

Libra is a masculine sign, which means, Libra people are more active than receptive. It is an Air sign, which means, Libras are communicative intellectuals. And lastly, Libra is a Cardinal sign, meaning, they are initiators and they get things going.

The Scales

Libra is the Latin word for 'scales' and 'balance.' The symbol for Libra represents the Scale, which is in perfect equilibrium. This glyph was also the ancient Egyptian symbol for the setting sun, which was regarded as the doorway between two worlds.

The Scales signify balance, order, and justice. This symbol is also based on the Scales of Justice held by Themis, the Greek personification of divine law and custom, and the inspiration for Lady Justice.

Libra Personality

The most notable characteristics of Libra are diplomacy, sociability, sophistication, and charm.

Libra men and women value beauty, peace and harmony. They are romantic, artistic, idealistic, and have a fine sense of what is pleasant. They are usually easy on the eyes and are easy to like, for they are charming, elegant and beautiful.

Libras are ruled by Venus, the goddess of love and beauty. Libras admire loveliness in all its forms – in music, art, and people.

Libra Compatibility

Compatibility with Libra Chart: Table showing the compatibility rating of a Libra with other Zodiac Signs.

Zodiac Sign Love with LIBRA Friendship with LIBRA Working with LIBRA LIBRA Parenting
Aries 91% 93% 93% 85%
Taurus 88% 86% 92% 86%
Gemini 86% 90% 90% 83%
Cancer 84% 81% 86% 83%
Leo 88% 87% 92% 86%
Virgo 87% 88% 90% 86%
another Libra 88% 89% 90% 86%
Scorpio 88% 92% 93% 88%
Sagittarius 83% 88% 85% 85%
Capricorn 90% 91% 93% 86%
Aquarius 91% 93% 95% 88%
Pisces 82% 84% 83% 83%

About Libra Zodiac Sign