October 20th natives are powerfully grounded in the present, even if they base their sense of security, partly, on planning for the future. Though possibly coming across as distant, these people are actually tender, kind and warmhearted.
- Symbol: The Scales
- Element: Air
- Ruling planet: Venus
- Representative color: Blue
- Characteristic flower: Rose
- Lucky day: Wednesday
- Modality: Cardinal
- Lucky metal: Bronze
- Birthstone: Opal
- Motto: I balance!
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Characteristics and horoscope personality
October 20th zodiac people’s attention is so moored to the immediate present and its flow that they are liable to let shifts in societal norms and expectations pass them by completely, without their notice. Regardless, they manage to keep the pace, somewhat, and acquiesce to what is considered the usual norm.
The aforementioned facts do not mean that these individuals are ineffective in their overall life. To the contrary, they get by rather fine. They’re capable of keeping track of expenses and income in a way that suggests inborn intuition. However, the ease with which they navigate monetary status can be detrimental to them. They will tend to cling onto the enthusiasm inherent in a skill mastered so effortlessly, possibly to the point of consuming fixation. Few people are well-served by money becoming their yardstick in life.
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The knack for tracking and bookkeeping extends into October 20th natives’ lives as a whole. As such, they are highly competent in terms of organization, and will generally tend to have all their ducks in a row. One would expect such cerebral powerhouses to also demonstrate a degree of physical prowess.
While people born on October 20th will, generally, know what’s best for their bodies and will strive to apply this knowledge, they will tend to be, constitutionally, of frail health. Even with all efforts oriented towards success, illness will often threaten to go beyond mere inconvenience and into impairment, and may thwart even the most well-planned of endeavors.
October 20th natives will tend to err on the side of logical functioning, to the detriment of attunement to emotional life. As such, while good natured, they may come across as haughty or self-absorbed, especially due to being rather blunt in conversations. They will do well to seek balance in their inner life, though the method may end up causing discomfort. People don’t master skills by practicing what they already know, after all.
Romantically, they tend to be dreamers and visionaries. As such, they are at risk of falling in love with incompatible people, due to seeing their potential good as actual fact.
Positive traits of October 20th zodiac
October 20th natives are, in spite of their surface intellectual functioning, sensitive, gentle and emotionally perceptive. Being highly gifted from the start, if they develop enough resilience to be lifelong shapers of their inner life, they will see themselves in positions of great positive influence over others.
A good affirmation for you to use is: My future is an ideal projection of what I envision now.
Not only in terms of enacting positive change in the lives of others, but genuinely acting as a beacon of stability and health, and generally being a spiritual protector and benefactor.
The instinct towards intellectualism doesn’t suppress emotional intuition, and as such, those born under the auspices of October 20th are, counter-intuitively to outsiders, quite empathetic.
Their cognitive power enables them to intake and process a large volume of input, including emotional input, and this makes them highly adaptable socially. Their qualities, naturally, attract wholesome people.
Negative traits of October 20th zodiac
The dominant tide that brings misfortune for October 20th natives is their neurotic side. It will mostly be focused on their image in the eyes of others, and it can be so consuming a preoccupation that it can leave little energy for self-contemplation. Given that they are also gregarious and congenial, their gaps in self-knowledge may lead to a number of heartaches throughout life.
Too many accumulated disappointments may lead to them becoming jaded and cynical. Their chipper nature may become buried under grief, and their closed-off and vengeful aura can drive others away. To avoid this pitfall, they must learn to be in tune with their inner life, and reach a stable emotional center.
Love Horoscope for the October 20th Libra
Since October 20th zodiac natives are quintessentially grounded in the present moment, they will be prone to very intense romantic occurrences. Regardless, they will generally be able to stay grounded, even through some very wild moments.
The excitement and novelty of new relationships could trick them into becoming attached to people that are only passing through their lives, and may cause them to lose focus from the people truly deserving of their affections. The antidote to this is internalizing the practice of non-attachment, not in the sense of emotional coldness, but in the sense of comfort with impermanence.
Romantic bonds can end up being of particular importance to these individuals. However, since they are so bubbly and extroverted, their need for togetherness can work against them. They are particularly vulnerable to unequal arrangements, to their detriment.
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They can become over-reliant on their partners, either materially or emotionally. Fortunately, the skills at their disposal means that they can easily attract new partners, and as such they can escape unfair situations and probe around for the best fit.
As with everyone, in spite of one’s best intentions, accumulated frustration can lead to emotional outbursts that can be hard to swallow by peers.
One particularity found in October 20th natives is that they are more inflexible than other Libras. Romantically, this means that there is a much higher threshold of compatibility for their partners.
They also tend to pursue their desires more intensely, and this can lead to a fixation on their partner. This makes them vulnerable to feelings of betrayal and spite, with no rational source. The ideal partner will be patient and help them work through their generally complicated dynamics. Physicality will tend to play an important role in the overall process.
Career and life purpose
October 20th zodiac natives are, as their intellect would suggest, highly attentive to detail. This, combined with an undeniable yet subtle emotional intuition, makes them well suited to virtually any healthcare field, especially where there is emphasis on mental health. As long as they are morally in accordance with their superiors, and with the job at large, they will thrive even in dangerous fields of work.
Driven and individualistic in their crafts, these people will resist too much external meddling into their affairs. Their natural need for order shines through in their work, and their logical inclination helps them keep their cool in times of crisis.
Taciturn at times, especially when focused, they may find excessive fault with others. Regardless, they are adaptable and will generally pull through to success in any endeavor, even in the face of chancy odds.
Being grounded in the moment means that they are especially suited to music, at least once they come to grips with the inherent impermanence of performance. This may end up being the domain closest to their hearts.
October 20th zodiac final thoughts
One should resist the pull of meaningless, trifling social engagements, in spite of the immediate satisfaction they offer. Easygoing and compassionate, October 20th natives are social butterflies. That being said, self-reflection will benefit them greatly, both in terms of personal well-being and capacity to be an attentive, generous peer.
At your best: Just, composed and eloquent.
At your worst: Naughty, clumsy and impolite.
Versatile and driven, they can achieve much throughout their lives. At times, their social inclinations may serve as distractions from their goals, but at the same time it’s likely to be a form of well-deserved rest.
Their kind heart will steer their interests towards charity work, as well. Negativity may creep into one’s attitude if they’re not careful, but it will be easily dispelled. Novelty and engagement will feed their sense of self-worth.