August 6 Zodiac Birthday Signs – Your birthday implies that under your sociable and idealistic demeanor may lie a practical nature seeking to commercialize on your talents. As a Leo, you are charming, romantic, and spontaneous, with creative gifts and an eye for color and style. The extreme sides of your nature show that, on one hand, you can be a tough disciplinarian, especially where money is concerned, and on the other hand, you can be a caring and compassionate humanitarian.
With the subinfluence of Jupiter, you are likely to be ambitious and full of vitality as well as direct and outspoken. Though a tendency to be critical implies that you may have to guard against having misgivings or being worried, inspiration is your key to motivation and success, and if stimulated, you are willing to put in the effort needed. Nevertheless, guard against becoming rigid and unspontaneous or doing things strictly out of duty. This may cause a sense of denial, lack of confidence, or feelings that you are unappreciated.
With your attractive personality, enthusiasm for life, and positive frame of mind, you can achieve great success. At times fortune will grant you a lucky break; however, guard against taking too much for granted and leaving all to chance.
When you are around the age of sixteen, your progressed Sun moves into Virgo, commencing a thirty-year period of increased emphasis on order, practical problem solving, and being more discriminating with your time and energy. Another turning point occurs at the age of forty-six, when your progressed Sun moves into Libra, stimulating you to widen your social circle, place more emphasis on your relationships, and develop any possible latent musical, artistic, or literary talents. From the age of seventy-six, when your progressed Sun enters Scorpio, you feel a need to get more in touch with your deeper emotions.
Your Secret Self
Although you may appear strong or tough on the outside, you possess an inner emotional sensitivity that can highlight the extremes of your character. When negative or too self- involved, your powerful emotions can be expressed as disappointment or loneliness, whereas when you are positive, you possess a universal love for all. Through your selflessness, you are willing to be of service to others without expecting much in return. It is important, though, to get the balance right between compromising yourself for the sake of harmony and being demanding. You may see this process working out in how you value yourself and how you allow people to treat you. With a strong desire to love and be loved, you are sensitive to the reactions of others. You possess a love of beauty and luxury and enjoy sharing.
DEGREE: 13°-14°30’ LEO
Kochab; Acubens, also called Sertan; Dubhe
Star’s name: Kochab
Degree position: 11°56’-12°45’ Leo
between the years 1930 and
Orb: 2° 10*
Constellation: Beta Ursa Minor
Applicable days: August 4, 5, 6, 7
Star qualities: Saturn/Mercury
Description: a giant orange star located
in the Small Bean also called the
PRIMARY STAR’S INFLUENCE
Kochab’s influence bestows logic, concentration, and an ability to come straight to the point in discussion. Often you have a love of tidiness and good organizational skills. This star imparts stamina and opportunities to rise to a position of authority.
Linked to your Sun’s degree, this star indicates that much can be achieved through determination. You have the ability to fight with energy and courage till the end, and you possess a nevergive-up attitude. This star also warns against deceit and malicious or underhanded activities.
• Positive: determination, persistence, courage to overcome obstacles
• Negative: rashness, mischief, pessimism
See Appendix for additional fixed star readings.
Work & Vocation
With your charm and sense of values, you are excellent at combining business and pleasure. People respond to your sense of responsibility and ability to work hard. You are a networker, and one of your best assets is the ability to deal with people. You may excel in big business, merchandising, manufacturing, and banking, or may prefer to work for yourself. Talented, you are usually attracted to the theater or the world of entertainment. If utilizing the more compassionate side of your nature, you may be drawn to child care, counseling, healing, or philanthropic work for the community. Alternatively, a strong appreciation of beauty, nature, and form may attract you to a creative career such as artist or designer.
Famous people who share your birthday include poet Lord Tennyson, actress Lucille Ball, actor Robert Mitchum, business tycoon Freddy Laker, painter Howard Hodgkin, and scientist Alexander Fleming.
Compassion, idealism, and a caring nature are some of the attributes suggested by a number 6 birthday. This is the number of the perfectionist or the universal friend, and it indicates that you are frequently a humanitarian who can be responsible, loving, and supportive. With a number 6 birthday, you are frequently domestically inclined and a devoted parent. The more sensitive among you will need to find a form of creative expression and are drawn to the world of entertaining or art and design. You may need to develop more self-confidence and overcome tendencies such as interference, worry, and misplaced sympathy. The subinfluence of the number 8 month indicates that since you are quick to sense changes, you are cautious and a good judge of values. Although practical and economical, you are inclined to be idealistic and carefree. By trusting your intuition and learning about yourself, you can enjoy interaction with other people.
• Positive: worldly, universal brotherhood, friendly, compassionate, dependable, understanding, sympathetic, idealistic, domestically inclined, humanitarian, poised, artistic, balanced
•Negative: discontented, anxiety, shy, unreasonable, stubborn, disharmonious, domineering, selfish, suspicious, cynical, self-centered
Love & Relationships
Fun-loving and caring, you can be reliable and kind. At times you possess a childlike playfulness, and you are likely to always retain a certain youthfulness. Naturally charming and sociable, you are able to attract friends and admirers. In serious relationships you are romantic, idealistic, and loyal, but may have to resist either martyring yourself or being too possessive. You can be a devoted partner who is warm, caring, and loving.
YOUR SPECIAL SOMEONE
You might further improve your chances for building a long-lasting relationship by looking for someone born on one of the following dates.
Love & friendship: Jan. 4, 8, 9, 18, 19, 23, Feb. 2, 6, 7, 16, 17, 21, Mar. 4, 14, 15, 19, 28, 30, Apr. 2, 12, 13, 17, 26, 28, 30, May 10, 11, 15, 24, 26, 28, June 8, 9, 13, 22, 24, 26, July 6, 7, 11, 20, 22, 24, 30, Aug. 4, 5, 9, (8, 20, 22, 28, Sept. 2, 3, 7, 16, 18, 20, 26, Oct. 1, 5, 14, 16, 18, 24, Nov. 3, 12, 14, 16, 22, Dec. 1, 10, 12, 14, 20
Beneficial: Jan. 5, 16, 27, Feb. 3, 14, 25, Mar. 1, 12, 23, Apr. 10, 21, May 8, 19, June 6, 17, July 4, 15, Aug. 2, 13, Sept. 1, Oct. 9, 30, Nov. 7, 28, Dec. 5, 26, 30
Fatal attractions: Jan. 17, Feb. 2, 3, 4, 5, 15, Mar. 13, Apr. 11, May 9, June 7, July 5, Aug. 3, Sept. 1
Challenging: Ian. 1, 10, 15, Feb. 8, 13, Mar. 6, 11, Apr. 4, 9, May 2, 7, June 5, July 3, 29, Aug, 1, 27, Sept. 25, Oct. 23, Nov. 21, Dec. 19, 29
Soul mates: Aug. 30, Sept. 28, Oct. 26, Nov. 24, Dec. 22