Leo

When the sun trines contemplative retrograde Jupiter on July 5, you’re on top of the world. Few things can touch you, but the retrograde motion hints at more thought and less action. You have a lot to look forward to once this temporary yield sign is removed, though.

An opposition between the sun and Pluto retrograde on the twelfth indicates potential crises, and there are unavoidable negative aspects associated with it to deal with. Adaptability will be important, Leo, because the more open to solutions you are, the easier it will be to get yourself out of any jams you get into.

The sun enters your sign on the twenty-second, so for the next month, you’re on top of your game. Now that you feel more comfortable in your own skin, there’s really no limit to what you can do, which is bad news for your competition but good news for everyone on your good side! Enjoy the drama that surrounds you – you’ve earned your right to be front and center!

There’s a sun-Uranus square to watch out for on July 25, and stress could get the better of you. Staying calm isn’t your greatest strength, but right now it’s in your best interests to control the situation and not let the situation control you.

Leo

Jul 22 – Aug 21

As a ruling planet of this sign, Sun provides Leos with vital energy and creative power. It's important for them to be honest and generous, to have authority and to justify confidence.

Leos are also given the qualities of a royal person – self-respect, pride and desire to be in the center of attention. Their appearance and manners are always majestic and grand with a shade of self-significance.

They tend to achieve their goals honestly and openly. Pettiness and baseness are not typical of Leos. But sometimes they lack self-criticism. Leos like to dominate, but this domination is usually fair until other people show their disobedience.

Social life is very important for Leos. They are fond of parties, presentations, performances and ceremonies. They have a good taste and reflect this in elegant and refined style.

The inborn sense of beauty and great taste help Leos to find themselves in art. The best professions for them are a director, theater administrator, designer and artist. Actually, they can do any work, but the role of a chief is the best for these people.

Leos are able to stick up for themselves and their point of view. They are physically strong and usually want to be leaders. This people have strong will, they are determined and energetic. Leos spend a lot of time to make others pay attention to them.

Leos usually are not interested in other people's ideas and points of view. They unwillingly change their life and don't listen to other people's opinions. Leos don't like surprises, but sometimes could be rather original.

Their private life is rarely unclouded. They are good at flirtation and always are in the center of the opposite sex attention. Leos try to find an outstanding partner, because ordinary men aren't interesting for them.

Love and marriage could become the way of Leo's self-affirmation. Sometimes they can even be despotic, however their inborn generosity doesn't let them be petty and suspicious in family life. Leos appreciate a partner's devotion and reliability most of all, as well as need to keep the leadership in the family.

Leo's strengths are generosity, creativity, optimism and leadership. Possible disadvantages are haughtiness, vainglory and arrogance.