The Sun just crossed from Leo to Virgo and is now conjunct the star Regulus (The heart of the Lion). This interesting part of the zodiac is often associated with The Sphinx. The meeting of the lion with the maiden. In more ancient systems these two are thought to have been one sign.
The Sphinx is a symbol of the co-joined male and female energies and the hermaphrodite stage of consciousness. When the ego power and personal desires meet humility, purity and healing power.
Relinquishing the loud voices of personal ambitions to bow down to the earth, the processes of nature and receive initiation into her secrets.
In Astrology, Leo is associated with royalty, the lion being the ”king of beasts” and throughout history a powerfull symbol of sovereignty and nobility. Leo is a fire sign ruled by the Sun and there is an ambitious and ardent vitality behind their desire to be the voice of reason. The solar sign is imbued with an authority that sometimes can be interpreted as arrogance but it is a natural confidence and nobility of character that motivates the lion.
Loyal friends they will demonstrate their affection in a warm and generous manner. Compliments can get you far with someone who has alot of Leo in their birth chart. Secretly these big kittens revel in being loved and worshipped. Demonstrations of your total submission is one sure way of getting the royal treatment.
Fire is the word of the day with so many planets including the Sun in Aries combine with the Moon in Leo.
Here are a few words to help you create your own astrological forecast:
-Passion and Romance
-Creativity and Impulse
-Gut instinct and Reason
-Strong Opinions and Heated Debates
-Love, Lust and War
-Righteousness and Convictions
-Drama and Stage Performance
-Arrogance and Over-Confidence
-Playing and Having Fun
-Pride and Attention-Seeking
-Recognition and Risk Taking