The seventh of the 12 astrological signs is Libra. It is usually associated with the symbol ♎. It is shown with the picture of a balance or scale. It is to express the balance of justice and was held by Themis according to the Greek mythology who was the god of justice and law. Nowadays it is seen with the Lady Justice holding the balance. It is spanning the zodiac between 180 degrees and 210 degrees. People born in the month of September on 23 to October 22 carries the Libra zodiac sign with them.
Venus is the ruling planet of Libra. The sign is also a constellation between Scorpio and Virgo. It derives the element air along with Aquarius and Gemini. The symbol of Libra is called as gryphon, which has a head and legs of lion and talons of the eagle. When the sun reaches the Southern vernal equinox, it enters Libra.
People with Libra sign are called as Libras. Their life is always balanced as it is symbolised for the sign. Libras are said to live a very balanced life all the time. The good and bad, violence and patience, achievement and failures, everything is balanced equally for Libras. They are blessed to have the live with harmony and balance.
They go well with only Libras as their interests seem to match so well. They are so gracious compared to other people. Libras are social but they step back when they feel discomfort with anyone in their life. Libras are so expressive and get attracted to other people very early. They avoid the things before they happen which may cause in disappointment later. They don’t believe other people at all. They give equal importance to both personal and social life. Libras love to spend time outdoors than indoors.
Libra is compatible with Leo, Gemini, Aquarius and Sagittarius and is least compatible with Capricorn and Cancer. 5, 6 and 9 are the lucky numbers of Libra. Diamond, Sapphire, Turquoise and Emerald are the lucky stones of them. Jade green and Blue are the lucky colors.