challenges and difficulties
Berry Gordy has a critical, cynical attitude towards many religions and philosophies. Without realizing it, he prevents himself from appreciating new viewpoints and attitudes. Gordy is more rigid and dogmatic than he realizes. His approach may also be too intellectual or moralistic. Berry Gordy takes his own political beliefs and spiritual philosophy very seriously, worrying and fretting if he is not 100% clear about some ideology or theory.
Gordy is generally not a "joiner" and he does not feel comfortable in clubs, organizations or other groups of people that are centered on some common ideal or interest. If Berry Gordy does participate in a group, he may find the rules and procedures restrictive - or he may simply feel that he does not fit in with the others.
Being alone or with older, more experienced people suits Berry Gordy better than being with groups of his own peers.
Somewhat shy, Berry finds it difficult to relate to people and tends to withdraw from others. Since it is hard for Berry Gordy to establish relationships, he would rather be by himself. Berry prefers everything to be simple or plain and prefers a more humble and secluded life.
Sometimes circumstances appear to be working against Berry, and he may have to confront major challenges. Berry Gordy will probably have to work harder than others in order to succeed, thereby rendering him hard and cold hearted in his decision-making.
Now we will discuss patterns of behavior which Berry Gordy instinctively and habitually reverts to when under stress - a mostly subconscious process that he is apt to over indulge in because it is so familiar and hence easy for him. The direction Berry Gordy needs to follow in order to develop balance, greater awareness, and wholeness is also described.
Berry Gordy benefits by becoming more aware of the rhythm of the seasons and the natural world, learning to slow down and allow life to unfold in its own time. Nurturing a garden, a child, or some other living, growing thing gives Berry Gordy a sense of inner balance.
Berry Gordy has a tendency to be deeply suspicious, to not take anything at face value and to see hidden agendas and dark motives even where none exist! Life does not have to be a constant conflict... Berry needs to learn to accept things as they are.
Gordy also needs to develop patience, peace and stability by grounding himself in his daily work and behaving consistently and reliably towards others.
It is in his way of thinking, processing information and communicating that Berry Gordy is most likely to wrestle with these issues. In Gordy's relationships with neighbors, colleagues, and acquaintances, he needs to try to bring out the qualities described above.
The specific habits which are likely to hold Berry Gordy back, or which he is prone to overdo, especially during stressful periods, include:
Being bound to past events and experiences because of his desire to belong, deep attachments to family and the familiar (even if they are neither nourishing nor helpful), the desire to nurture or be nurtured by others, and a strong resistance to cutting the umbilical cord.
Berry Gordy thinks of others before he thinks of himself and is always ready to lend a helping hand. He is deeply concerned with the community he lives in, loves his family and relatives and has a strong need to maintain close relationships with them.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Saturn in Sagittarius
Saturn in 11th house
Saturn Conjunct Venus/Asc.
Saturn Opposition Jupiter/Pluto
N. Node in Taurus
N. Node in 3rd house
N. Node Opposition Moon
N. Node Opposition Moon/Venus