Libra is the seventh sign of the Zodiac. It starts from 180th degree of Vernal Equinox and extends up to 210 degrees. Airy by nature, cardinal and positive, Libra is a sign of long ascension. Affable, tolerant and broad minded, Sign Libra is the peace maker of the Zodiac. Libra born are calm, placid, easy going, warm hearted and pleasant. They have a soothing effect on everyone around. Libra born individuals are social and sociable. Cultured and sophisticated they have exquisite eye for beautiful clothing and expensive furnishings. They strive for balance, symmetry, harmony and beauty in life. They are good at visualising two sides of coin, and analyse pro and cons of situation from all angles, and only then take a balanced decision. Sign Libra is ruled by the planet Venus - the prominent constellation in the night Sky which takes 224.7 days to orbit the Sun. Classically, Venus was known as the goddess of Romance and astrologically, it is associated with good things of leisure and pleasure, beauty, harmony and artistic abilities. Its influence in the chart indicates whether one has refined tastes or tends to go overboard on account remnants. Libra born individuals are a perfect blend of balance and discretion. The sign Libra is represented by the Scales. The scale represents the just and balanced nature of the Librans, i.e., the habit to weigh things and situations and act accordingly.