The ascendant or sign of Libra is ruled by Venus. It covers the degrees between 181 to 210 in the Zodiac. Saturn is exalted when placed in Libra and Sun is debilitated in this sign. The direction governed by this sign is West and core element for Libra is Air.
Friendly planets for this sign are Saturn, Mercury and Rahu.
Enemies planets for this sign are Mars, Moon and Jupiter.
Ketu will be netural for this sign.
The Ascendant of Libra has following lordships for houses