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Leo on House Cusps

Leo Lion drawing, zodiac symbol

These are interpretations for Leo on the cusp of each birth chart house.

Since Leo is fixed fire, the house with Leo on the cusp is where we stubbornly want to shine. In this house you feel a need for personal development. If you are using the positive qualities of your Sun sign in the affairs of this house, you will feel a deep sense of inner peace and contentment. In your personal birth chart, the house with Leo on the cusp is ruled by the Sun. So look to the position and sign of the Sun for more clues regarding the sphere of life with Leo on the cusp.

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Leo on 1st House Cusp

If Leo is on the 1st house cusp (Leo Rising), you project yourself with dignity, energy, and will, but at times you are abrupt and overbearing. You’re determined to express yourself wherever you see fit, and will sometimes enter into and dominate a situation without being invited. Read more about Leo Rising

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Leo on 2nd House Cusp

If Leo is on the 2nd house cusp, you express power through financial matters, but you want your money to be used for your children, family, and home. You generally earn money by being placed in positions of authority.

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Leo on 3rd House Cusp

If Leo is on the 3rd house cusp, you express power through creative thinking and invest your ideas with great energy. Thus, you think in large and dramatic terms. Your mental ingenuity is often expressed in art. Your journeys are likely to have a pleasurable or creative purpose; you tend to travel to see loved ones, or romantic lovers.

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Leo on 4th House Cusp

If Leo is on the 4th house cusp, you express your power through the home and family. Generally, your home is a showplace through which you express your creativity and status. You entertain lavishly, and those who come into your home are treated with warmth and love.

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Leo on 5th House Cusp

If Leo is on the 5th house cusp, you’re ardent in love. You identify strongly with your children and you want to be proud of them. Your constant flow of creative energy is often expressed in art. You like to excel in sports and competitive games. You can be lucky in speculation, although as a rule you do not engage in it.

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Leo on 6th House Cusp

If Leo is on the 6th house cusp, most of the time Pisces will be rising. These usually meek individuals may be quite domineering over co-workers and subordinates; they have a feeling of authority where work and services are concerned. They glory in the sacrifices they must make in their profession and service. Their illnesses are often psychosomatic and are used to attract attention. They tend to be low in vitality because the Neptune influence on their solar First House makes them dissipate their energy.

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Leo on 7th House Cusp

If Leo is on the 7th house cusp, you attract marriage and business partners who are powerful and well established, and occasionally dominate you. However, you�re very independent, and this domination is never carried to the point of suppression. Your marriage partners are generally amorous and have their own place in the sun.

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Leo on 8th House Cusp

If Leo is on the 8th house cusp: Since Leo, the sign ruled by the Sun, is on the Eight House, people with this placement live a long time. (The Sun is the giver of life and it holds off death.) Even if you are generous, you like to control joint resources. You also like to control the dispensing of the goods of the dead. Often, people with this placement are executives in insurance companies.

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Leo on 9th House Cusp

If Leo is on the 9th house cusp, you take long journeys, physically or mentally. You don’t appear to want fame, but your subconscious mind and your philosophy are somehow geared to attaining it and to achieving a position of importance. You give your philosophy the power of your being. Your eyes are always on distant goals.

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Leo on 10th House Cusp

If Leo is on the 10th house cusp, you’re ambitious in your profession and proud of your standing in the community. Those with this placement often achieve positions of leadership and authority and are admired for their accomplishments.

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Leo on 11th House Cusp

If Leo is on the 11th house cusp, an external source of strength and security must be established. Therefore, you cultivate friendships with influential people of genius and creativity, since your own creative self-expression is often linked with these friends.

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Leo on 12th House Cusp

If Leo is on the 12th house cusp, you possess astonishing strength that is not apparent until you are tested. This depth of willpower is your unconscious support. Your self-undoing may come from pride and hidden egotism.

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