challenges and difficulties
Carla has difficulty asserting her will and desires directly and openly. She may also suppress her anger and aggressiveness. Developing self-confidence, courage, and faith in herself are important tasks for Bruni.
She is very conscientious, responsible, and concerned with her duty, her public image and reputation, and becoming a person of stature in the world. Carla Bruni understands the need for hard work and careful planning in order to accomplish anything substantial and she is capable of much self-discipline and patience once she sets her sights on a goal.
But Carla Bruni is very judgmental and hard on herself if she fails to attain success, and she can become dry, bitter, or cynical if the world does not recognize her efforts.
Her faith, optimism, and sense of possibilities are tempered by a great deal of caution, and often doubt or skepticism as well. Whatever hopes or visions Carla Bruni has for her life are firmly held in check by her sense of reality. At times she may wish for more freedom, but Carla also fears it and holds back. Carla Bruni may blame practical limitations, some external condition or the prevailing Authority for her own inhibitions.
Now we will discuss patterns of behavior which Carla Bruni instinctively and habitually reverts to when under stress - a mostly subconscious process that she is apt to over indulge in because it is so familiar and hence easy for her. The direction Carla Bruni needs to follow in order to develop balance, greater awareness, and wholeness is also described.
Seeking harmonious interpersonal relationships, cooperation, and togetherness, as well as the desire to please or appease other people, are drives that come very naturally to Carla Bruni - so much so that she seeks them out at her own expense. When she is under stress, Bruni tends to look outside herself for approval or answers, and she leans on others too much. Therefore, developing self-reliance, and the courage to look inwardly for answers and forge her own path through life is a key factor in her self-development.
Carla Bruni is often tempted to be less than completely straightforward about her intentions or desires, and she can become enmeshed in a quagmire of "little white lies". Stark honesty - both inward and toward others - is the only way out! This, however, leads to the need to confront some of Bruni's most deeply ingrained fears, such as "what if they do not like me?" and "what if I have to go through this alone?".
Carla Bruni needs to cultivate her ability to be assertive, take initiative and act on her own behalf. Directness and self-reliance are imperative.
It is in her public life and career that Carla Bruni is most likely to wrestle with these issues. The latter will impact Bruni's reputation and standing in her community or professional circle, as well as how Carla Bruni achieves her important life goals and aspirations.
Her feelings are heightened when she is with others and Carla Bruni has the ability to open up to them and show her feelings without reservation. Carla Bruni is led by her instincts and likely to have many spontaneous relationships with other people.
Carla Bruni seems to have an innate sense of cosmic awareness and is likely to have strong psychical or metaphysical talents. She is inclined to join some parapsychology groups where she may share her unusual experiences with others.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Saturn in Aries
Saturn in 10th house
Jupiter Quincunx Saturn
N. Node in Aries
N. Node in 10th house
N. Node Opposition Venus/Uranus
N. Node Opposition Neptune/Pluto