Secretive and inclined to brooding silences, it is difficult for others to really know his inner core, for Andrei Sakharov only trusts and opens himself to a select few. Allowing himself to be vulnerable and to relinquish control in relationships is not easy for Sakharov.
Andrei has intense, passionate loves and hates and is a jealously loyal and protective friend - or a fearsome foe. Andrei Sakharov has a nasty habit of holding onto past hurts, resentments and guilt - and to keep such feelings to himself. It is important for Andrei Sakharov to learn to forgive and let go, as well as to express his feelings openly and directly, rather than hiding or repressing them.
He is not content with superficial appearances and is always probing beneath the surface of things for hidden motives. Andrei Sakharov has a great deal of emotional depth.
Andrei Sakharov often makes decisions solely for emotional or personal reasons, because something "feels right" or because he has always done it a certain way and he is uncomfortable changing it. Even when Sakharov thinks he is being rational, his prejudices, intuitions, and feelings influence his thoughts a great deal. Andrei is comfortable talking about feelings and personal subjects, and sharing confidences, which enables others to express their own inner feelings with him as well. Andrei Sakharov has good psychological insight into others.
There is a side to Andrei Sakharov which loves comfort and the easy life, and unless other factors in his chart indicate strong drive and ambition, Sakharov can be lazy and overly permissive with himself. He enjoys being taken care of and pampered, and self-indulgence is always a temptation for Sakharov. If Andrei's parents made the unfortunate mistake of indulging him too much as a child, this may be a very hard habit to break. Andrei Sakharov can be so soft and affectionate that it is hard to say no to him. Eating too many sweets is a vice Andrei is particularly prone to.
He is very impressionable and extremely sensitive to his surroundings. Andrei may be especially sensitive to noise as well as bright lights and sunshine. Andrei Sakharov may also want to learn about the deeper dimensions of life, the occult or mystical things.
His love feelings and desires are easily aroused but he may find it difficult to sustain his romantic interest in relationships after the initial, exciting "chase and conquest". Andrei Sakharov enjoys a dynamic partner with a strong independent streak, and he does not like things to become too peaceful or predictable in the love arena. Andrei wants to see sparks fly once in awhile, even if it means instigating a fight.
Andrei Sakharov craves very intense, deep, emotional relationships, and would even prefer stormy, tumultuous relationships to ones that are smooth but lacking vitality and passion. Andrei loves wholeheartedly and expects all-consuming, total devotion and attention from his partner. Casual, light relationships hold no appeal for Sakharov.
His artistic feeling or perception gives Andrei Sakharov a strong creative potential. Andrei has the ability to think in forms or shapes and also to tune into rhythms such as dancing, gymnastics and song. His physical coordination could be excellent as well.
His erotic nature is strong and Andrei Sakharov is likely to have a lot of romantic relationships. Very unconventional, he may have many unorthodox contacts. Andrei has much zest for life, likes his freedom and finds it difficult to settle down.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Moon in Scorpio
Moon in 3rd house
Moon Quincunx Venus
Moon Opposition Uranus/Neptune
Venus in Aries
Venus in 8th house
Venus Conjunct Mercury/Uranus
Venus Conjunct Mars/Uranus