Tula, the 7th Sign of the Hindu Zodiac, is represented by the symbol of the Balancing Scales. Naturally, the buzzword here is ‘Balance’. Unsurprisingly, most of them are balancers – of varying degrees. Also, since a pair of scales always has two aspects, two sides – Tula-born too has two sides to his/her personality and thinking.
They value fairness and justice above most things and are natural soothers and harmonizers. On their own, most of them will steer clear of conflict or arguments, and would also not prefer to create or cause conflicts and disagreements. Owing to this trait, they make for good team players. Friendly, amiable and attractive, they are also quite popular among their friends, more so because they tend to playable, trustworthy and balanced team strategists for their groups.
They have balanced and pleasing features in an oval-shaped face. They have a long neck, beautiful almond-shaped eyes, a V-shaped chin, chubby cheeks, and dimples. They are of average height and built, and tend to put on weight in middle age. Their appearance is cool and calm, and they have lots of charm and compassion.
The most prominent quality of them is their sense of balance in everything they do. Since they are called the scales, their consciousness is also pervaded by ideas about how to balance everything around them, whether it is at home or at their work-place. What they seek is to maintain harmony between opposing parties. They are also very level-headed and therefore are much sought after for practical solutions. And, because they are so energetic, they are also very alert and agile, but since they exert themselves so much, they tend to run out of steam easily.
They are prone to bouts of moodiness. Sometimes they come across as being very positive, helpful, joyful and friendly; however, at other times there will be an unmistakable dark aura surrounding their heads, and at such times they can be utterly negative and extremely insensitive to the pains of others.
People born under this Rashi gives a lot of importance for finding the right kind of person to make their life-partner. Those who are already in a relationship will do their best to keep it going smoothly. It is rare to find them lonely. They need to be surrounded by people.
As lovers, they are expressive, creative, and balanced. They love to make their partners feel thoroughly satisfied both through conversation and lovemaking. Their charm and dedication for striking the perfect balance with others make them excellent partners.
They rarely face health troubles, because they like to look young and beautiful, and will do everything needed to stay that way, including exercising regularly. But their problem areas can be their back, buttocks, kidneys, and bladder. Frustration can easily get to them, especially when a relationship does not work out the way they want it to. They should keep away from high-calorie foods and alcohol, as this can lead to weight gain.
They are prone to skin diseases and eczema. They also must avoid over-indulging in anything, as nervousness and irritability are extremely unsuitable for their delicate constitutions, and may lead them to more serious medical problems. They should guard their health carefully, have a balanced diet and drink lots of water. They should also try to exercise regularly. Yoga and meditation would be very suitable for them.
Mentally alert and outgoing, they are ever keen to learn more. All kinds of work that require the exercise of their intellect appeal to them, and they would love to make a career out of such work. In their professions, they need variety, harmony and a regular exchange of ideas. Endowed with great idealism, a sense of justice and refined taste, they tend to do well in leadership and organizational roles.
They have natural artistic and aesthetic abilities, they do well in the careers that require them to socialize, to teach, advise, guide, and to harmonize associations. Therefore, they are well suited as diplomats, judges, public relations consultants, advisers, psychologists, and artists.
Traits of Libra
They are kind, gentle and lovers of beauty, harmony, and peace. However, in their effort to keep everyone happy, they find it difficult to say ‘No’ to anyone, and as a result, they end up getting stressed. They have a lot of positive traits, but some negative ones, too
Noteworthy qualities: Thoughtful, unbiased, graceful, modest, adaptable, persuasive, affectionate, cheerful, sympathetic, generous, tactful, and balanced.
Undesirable personality traits: Indecisive, extremist, reckless, hasty, susceptible, aloof, tend to get carried away by others’ opinions.
Libra Woman Traits
Positive traits: Charming, graceful and attractive, Libra women are aware of their strengths as well as weaknesses. They have a pleasing personality. These intelligent and polite women are smooth and diplomatic which helps them resolve many tricky situations easily. They love to be surrounded by luxuries and comforts and tend to flirt a lot. They make great and loyal friends.
Negative traits: Libra women can sometimes lose their temper in a sudden way. They usually struggle to make a decision as they are prone to change their decision at the last minute. They can be very unpredictable. They are of a dual nature and this can hamper them at times.
Positive traits: They want to do what is good and right and they are not likely to let anyone get in the way of that basic need. Libra man tries his best to make everyone happy. They are the ones who believe that it is possible to keep everyone satisfied. They always try to do what is best for everyone involved.
Negative traits: Libra men easily get carried away by outer beauty, to the extent that they may ignore the beautiful inner qualities of other people. One of the most difficult things for them is to make a decision. When faced with a choice, it is very tough for them to select what is best for them, which can become a big hurdle in their path.
- Lucky Day: Friday
- Lucky Number: 6, 15, 24, 33, 42, 51, 60
- Lucky Colour: Blue, Green
- Lucky Stone(s): Sapphire and Turquoise
- Lucky Talisman: Copper
- Compatible Signs: Gemini, Leo, Sagittarius and Aquarius
Good thing is that most of them are able to effectively reign in their personality, rather than using the gift of tact and diplomacy to get positive results. They are very loving and careful. They make beautiful and elegant partners. They are always well turned out and are a treat to be taken along on dates, parties, and social dos. Most of them are graceful, polite and admire beauty in all its forms. They love a good life!