When the sign of the scales meets the enigmatic energy of the Moon, what does it mean for you? (And for us as a whole).
In the Moon, we see some of our deepest depths — the world of the intuitive, the emotional, and even the secrets we harbor close to our hearts. It’s not surprising that in the Tarot, for example, The Moon card itself is full of mystery, intrigue, and the unknown.
So in our Moon signs, we see some of the most intimate parts of ourselves. And when the Moon itself, which transits a new zodiac sign every couple of days or so, changes course, we are able to identify how and why we may be feeling the way that we do — sometimes on a deep, unconscious level.
Today, let’s explore what the Moon looks like in one of the most popular signs of the zodiac: the diplomatic and ever-loved sign of Libra.
What Does Libra Represent?
We know that the Moon harbors our emotions and deepest, innermost feelings. But what does the sign of Libra mean and represent?
As the sign of the scales, Libra is stereotypically known for its fair, diplomatic nature. As an Air sign, Libra placements are good at talking the talk — they’re charming, communicative, and engaging.
But as a Cardinal sign, they’re also naturally inclined toward leadership positions and taking up more of the spotlight. This is why Libra placements are known not just for their generally talkative nature but also for using their charm to get ahead as well.
And of course, ruled by Venus, the planet of beauty and love, Libra is undoubtedly one of the most popular in the zodiac — they’re not just here to tip scales back into balance, but do so gracefully while they do!
Explore your Libra energy: Do You Have Libra in Your Birth Chart?
Your Guide to Moon in Libra Transits
Remember: the Moon changes course every couple of days, being the most changeable cosmic force to watch for in our astrological transits.
You can keep track of where it’s sitting currently using our astrology calendar.
So, when the Moon does approach diplomatic and charming Libra, here’s what to keep in mind.
1. Embrace Your Inner Wordsmith
Self-expression is the name of the game with Moon in Libra. You want to show off your inner charm and expertise, and sometimes it is more about the delivery than the message itself.
Basically, if you struggle with getting your point across in an appealing way, a Moon in Libra transit is a time when the stars are on your side!
2. Spring Cleaning is Year-Round
Tend to the physical. Moon in Libra transits are a great time for tuning into the Venus-influenced senses of beauty and cleanliness.
With this transit, you’ll feel best when your space looks best and appeals to all the senses.
3. Mingle & Self-Express
Especially if you’ve been needing to tackle a difficult conversation, Moon in Libra transits are a great time for peace-keeping and saying what’s been resting in your heart.
Just remember that it should still come from an authentic place!
What Does the Moon in Libra Personality Mean?
Now we know what it means when Moon in Libra is visible in the stars. But what does it mean if you have Moon in Libra in your birth chart?
Here are some key characteristics Moon in Libra personalities typically embody.
Balance is Key
Moon in Libra placements, like other Libra placements, seek balance and harmony in most, if not all, areas of life.
However, Moon in Libras will feel this need on an emotional level. The need for peace and level ground is felt on a heart level, so any imbalances in your life may be felt in a more instinctive way.
On the other hand, you may be able to more intuitively pick up on how balance can be restored in a certain situation or environment.
Thanks to the Venus influence sitting at the heart, Moon in Libra folks keep their sense of style at their heart.
Self-expression through your looks and style is important to you with Moon in Libra, and you have a way of intuitively tapping into the latest trends.
Compassion, Community, & Kindness
Although this Moon sign is intimate and something we hold deep within our own hearts, Moon in Libra is still sociable thanks to the Airy, Venus-ruled nature of Libra.
With your Moon in Libra, you may find that you’re easily emotionally influenced by others, soaking in your social interactions like a sponge and using them to gauge how you feel internally.
Learn more: The Ultimate Guide to Your Moon Sign
Working with the Moon in Libra
Whether or not you personally have Moon in Libra or have a loved one who does, we all feel the effects of this transit at one point or another in our lives.
It may be thanks to a Full Moon or New Moon in Libra, or even a typical Moon in Libra transit that happens to pass us by. Regardless of the how or why the sign of the scales can be a potent ally to us in times of need if we’re receptive to working with its energy rather than against it.
This means knowing and recognizing the value of… its values! Embrace harmony, diplomacy, peace-keeping, and social interaction. Spread a little love and beauty. Or even listen to the echoes of the beauty that exists in your own heart.
We all could learn something from Moon in Libra, with or without it gracing our birth charts. What will you allow it to teach you?
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