On July 22nd 2018 the Sun moved into the zodiac sign of Leo marking the beginning of Leo Season 2018. During the next 4 weeks life will be colored by Leo themes and energy. When the Sun is traveling through a particular zodiac sign this brings light to the archetype of that zodiac sign bringing it into everyone’s conscious awareness. Read on to find out what you need to know for this year’s Leo Season 2018 sun sign horoscope!
About the Sign of Leo
Each zodiac sign is associated with an element, modality, ruling planet, and symbol. Knowing how all of these categories are used to group the signs can lend you deeper insights into how to experience each zodiacal season throughout the year. Here is information describing how the sign of Leo fits into these astrological categories.
Fire is the element associated with the zodiac sign of Leo. This gives Leo an extra dose of passion, drive, and creativity, which can be seen with the other fire signs as well, Aires and Sagittarius. When we are under the influence of a fire sign life seems to move more quickly. We generally are looking to have more fun, express ourselves more freely, and get more attention for our actions and behaviors. We are more apt to show off our talents and skills during Leo Season 2018.
The modality of Leo is fixed. Every zodiac sign is given a modality from the following: cardinal, fixed, and mutable. Fixed signs include Leo, Scorpio, Aquarius, and Taurus. This modality is associated with persistence, determination, and a tenacious mindset. During Leo Season 2018 you may find it harder change people’s minds or bring them around to your point of view. The overall tone of the modality of the Leo Season provides us with confidence to stand our ground, stand up for ourselves, and speak out on what we believe in.
Each zodiac sign has a planet ruling or overseeing it. The ruling planet of Leo is the Sun! The bright energy of the Sun fits well with this attention seeking sign. Those who have a strong emphasis on Leo in their natal charts often have a positive and outgoing nature about them. During Leo Season 2018 we are more likely to be influenced by the Sun’s energy. This means we may be more open, extroverted, and self-assured.
Leo is symbolized by the lion. A lion is often associated with pride, strength, and courage. During Leo Season 2018 you are more likely to be attracted to people who portray these traits. Bold and creative actions are favored at this time. In a very literal interpretation interest in the affairs of royals or leadership will increase during this time as well. On a more esoteric or spiritual level we may portray ourselves with a more majestic and dignified quality to our personalities.