Fixed Stars in Astrology
27. Constellation – Libra, the scales
Libra, the scales, is a constellation that originally represented the claws of the Scorpio. In Egypt’s mythology it represents the scales that measure the souls at the entrance in the underworld. It is a symbol for justice, objectivity and polarity.
– balance, measure, polarity;
Stars of Libra
The most important stars from Libra, in the order of magnitude are: Zuben Elgenubi, Zuben Eschamali and Zuben Hakrabi.
Zuben Elgenubi is the brightest star from Libra, located on the southern scale of Libra.
Projected Ecliptical Degrees: 150 Scorpio 14′
Range of degrees with which can be in parans: Scorpio
Planetary nature: Saturn/Mars
Official name: Alpha Libra
– disease, violence, revenge;
– social interest, groups;
– theft, betrayal, abuse;
– poisoning, drowning.