Leo the leader is a playful clown or a performer. The lioness commands attention as the golden child who creatively serves the collective from being centered in the heart
. It is important for Leo to be free to create
without getting too caught in the subjective opinions of the audience. This way she learns to express without fear from a place of generosity.
Some people may think of Leo as narcissistic, or a dramatic Queen Bee, but Leo in its highest expression has the ability, as astrologer, Adam Gainsburg says to "center in oneself" and share one's joy. The Leo-type is learning to radiate self-love and authentic creative expression.
This is the self-actualization that comes from the development of the ego. This playful child heart wants to be special and in the limelight but may also be shy because she can be afraid of risking rejection and humiliation. The sensitive Leo type may withdraw for safety and security and in order to individuate and develop a unique creative process. To learn more about the "Offstage Leo" listen to this podcast here.
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Here are some key flower essences that support these Leo themes.
Star Thistle: Ability to share with others due to an inner feeling of abundance, generous and inclusive
Buttercup: Radiant inner light, unattached to outer recognition or fame; self-assured