Sign Combinations: Sun in Aries and Libra Ascendant
Two people with the same Sun sign will share some similar traits. However, not all Aries Sun individuals present the same way, and that’s where their Ascendant sign (or Rising sign) comes into play.
The Sun sign is also modified by the Sun’s aspects and house position, and a full interpretation of a person’s natal chart can be illuminating. However, Sun-Ascendant combinations can reveal interesting differences (and similarities) between people born under the same Sun.
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What does it mean to have the Sun in Aries AND a Libra Ascendant?
Sun in Aries – Libra Ascendant Combination
Fiery personality with an authentic vibe.
Description: Where an Aries enjoys disrupting, a Libra finds it incredibly important to keep the peace. This is the central conflict for someone with an Aries Sun and Libra Ascendant combination. At first impressions, the Aries-Libra comes across much more peace-loving and accommodating than they are in daily life. In their everyday lives, they ultimately will do what they feel is best without as much thought for what people will think.
A Libra Ascendant adds an undeniable charm to the package. Where an Aries is not afraid to occasionally step on some toes, the Libra Ascendant adds a desire to avoid conflict when they meet people. As such, these Aries are better at discerning what people want and giving that to them. These accommodating qualities draw people to them–they’re great at making people happy.
These qualities also make Aries-Libra fantastic at influencing people and convincing others to believe in their passions and goals, enabling them to climb business ladders through their persuasive charm.
People-pleasing is not a typical quality of the strikingly honest, true-to-themselves Aries, as they do not like inauthenticity. However, with a Libra Ascendant, they desire to be liked by those they meet and want to make them comfortable and happy. Indeed, this trait can cause some inner conflict regarding their innate desire to always stay true to themselves and their wish to please others. Ultimately, this leads to a less self-assured version of an Aries as they battle with this conflict.
A Libra Ascendant adds a more social element to the Aries Sun. Aries’ are quite independent and generally like to work for themselves and by themselves. On the other hand, the Libra Ascendant is more likely to want to get input from others and hear other people’s thoughts. At the end of the day, the Aries’ confidence in themselves will win out, and they will put more weight into their own feelings and opinions on what they are doing. They will still be more likely to seek out people to discuss their projects with and hear their ideas than other Aries.
Regarding appearances, Libras love everything aesthetically pleasing so these Aries may pay extra attention to their appearance and fashion. They have a bit of a whimsical, romantic, flirty, and charming aura to them that draws people to them. In combination with an Aries’ natural youthful energy and excitement, this makes for someone who comes across as incredibly compelling and magnetic.
The fighting spirit of an Aries will always remain despite appearances of being more compliant due to the Libra Ascendant’s desire to balance the scales. The fighter in this kind of Aries will be even more likely to come out when they see people they feel are being mistreated or when they feel like something is unfair. They will fight for fairness easily and readily and will not be afraid to stand up for it.
Key Traits of this combination
You will find most or all of the following traits, depending on how the natal chart is configured:
- Naturally charming.
- Fighter for justice.
- Charming leader.
What’s the difference between the Sun and Ascendant sign?
Your Aries Sun sign traits are your core personality characteristics. When someone meets you for the first time, they more likely see your Libra Ascendant attributes. After getting to know you further, they’ll recognize both Aries and Libra.
- Different elements: Aries is a fire sign (Fire signs are fiery, assertive, and impulsive) and Libra is an air sign (Air signs are mental, social, and fair-minded).
- Same modes: Aries and Libra are cardinal signs (Cardinal signs are proactive and controlling).
- Compatible elements and same modes: The Fire of Aries harmonizes with the Air of Libra. These signs complement one another well. While Aries and Libra are different–in fact, they are technically opposite signs– they share enough similarities and compatible qualities to create a harmonious package. They also share the same modes–both signs crave action and control. But because the signs have very different appearances, an Aries-Libra can have a fundamental inner conflict and some misunderstandings with others who find it hard to know which personality they’ll meet next!
Aries Sun Sign
As Aries is the first sign of the zodiac, Aries natives are the first to start—and the first to finish—whatever they set out to do.
Aries is an active, energetic sign. People with Sun in Aries are direct, straightforward, and uncomplicated. They expect the same from others, and are baffled when they don’t always get it…Read more about Aries Sun.
The Aries Sun sign is connected with powerful symbols and other associations. Read more about Aries Sun Symbols.
How does an Aries Sun match with other Sun signs? See Aries Sun Compatibility.
Everybody seems to like Libra Ascendant natives. They just come across as nice, pleasant, and fair. Look a little closer at their lives, and these nice people may have had quite a few problems in their relationships. Some of them have had a string of relationships, and it can be hard to imagine why! These natives attract others to them effortlessly. Besides, they simply don’t know what to do with themselves without a significant other.
Libra rising generally appear to be smoothing everything over. They have charming smiles, a gentle approach with others, and an easygoing image. Even if they were not endowed with good looks, they are attractive. Most pay a lot of attention to their personal appearance — the colors they wear, their hair, the way they walk.
Libra rising people can be enormously persuasive, although they will almost always use a “soft sell” approach when they want to win others over, which is all of the time! A tendency to pass the buck and keep up that “nice guy/gal” image are their worst qualities. However, they can make excellent mediators and will generally be the first to accommodate you… Read more about Libra Rising (Libra Ascendant).
Read your Libra Ascendant Horoscope.
Sun in Aries/Libra Ascendant Horoscopes
Which horoscope should I read?
If you have the Sun in Aries and Libra Ascendant, you can read one or both of the signs in each category:
For yearly horoscopes, select Aries and Libra on these pages:
Many people prefer to read one or the other–either their Sun sign or Ascendant sign–but others read both.
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