Saturn in Leo
Saturn in Leo has a strong need for recognition. They clearly want to be the leader. They have a lot of creative talent, but find it difficult to express it. They expect a lot from themselves and others. They are the disciplinarian at home. Children may seem burdensome to them. They have a limited sense of humor, and appear very cautious and reserved.
Leo Saturn can undermine their goals by undervaluing themselves. This attitude of inferiority can sabotage all they work towards. Their feelings of jealousy and lack of spontaneity can push others away. They often put up a coldness towards others to protect themselves emotionally. Their challenge is to connect with others and find value within themselves.
Leo Saturn can, with success, become the childlike innocent who is as old as the hills, full of wisdom. They can be the successful politician who works their way up through the ranks. They are admired and loved, even though they don’t feel comfortable in the spotlight.
Saturn in Leo is strong-willed. They need to work on expressing their love for others and their humility. Cooperation may be a challenge for them. They may be over-cautious. Life challenges them to properly use their personal power, creativity and ego. They will be faced with challenges in parenting, social life, romance and control. If they learn to successfully deal with these issues, they will have a joyful life full of vitality and spontaneity.
Physically, Saturn in Leo may be prone to issues of the heart, spine and back. This may be heart disease, circulation problems or other issues. They may resist authority if they perceive it comes from outside of themselves. They may need to work on themselves a bit to grow. Humbling experiences may play a role in their becoming a better person. They need to let go of their ego and listen to their higher Self.
If you have Saturn in Leo, you possess diplomatic, organizing, executive, and leadership ability along with a strong will. You tend to be self-reliant, conservative, and are extremely efficient. You may have difficulty expressing your emotions and your affections, which may make you appear cold and unloving. You need love, but may not know how to go about giving or receiving it, thus you may isolate yourself from others.
Your love is motivated by strong feelings of duty and responsibility and you show your love by taking care of business and doing what is required or by giving material things to loved ones instead of yourself, which is what they really want. On the negative side, you may be cruel and quick-tempered, jealous, and may resort to underhanded means to satisfy your ambitions. Heart trouble is possible with this position. You need to be admired for your ability to get things done efficiently and effectively.