challenges and difficulties
Washington both yearns for, and fears, being emotionally vulnerable with others and experiencing deep emotional intimacy. Trusting others and letting himself be known in a deep way does not come easily to Denzel, and sexual inhibitions may result from this. Denzel Washington is very self-protective and may be compulsively secretive. Learning to relinquish control in personal relationships, and to be completely open, is an important task for Washington.
His fears revolve around money and material security, and Denzel Washington works very hard to ensure that his assets are solid. He may be very conservative, even stingy, with his money because he is afraid there will not be enough. He may turn this fear around and become very shrewd about investments and financial matters.
He is likely to have very intense experiences in his emotional life and should guard against feelings of depression and inhibition. Denzel Washington could be plagued by inner turmoil and obsessive ideas or notions.
Now we will discuss patterns of behavior which Denzel Washington 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 Denzel Washington needs to follow in order to develop balance, greater awareness, and wholeness is also described.
Denzel Washington has a great capacity for sympathy, tenderness, and caring, which is a gift that he is apt to over bestow at times. For balance, Denzel Washington needs to foster mature self-discipline, self-control, and personal responsibility.
When under stress, he has a strong instinct to retreat back to the nest, to be a child again, or to become overwhelmed with feelings and longings to be taken care of. Also, he may encourage others to depend on him emotionally (and otherwise) to an unhealthy degree. Denzel Washington needs to learn how to set limits and to turn off the flow of support when necessary.
It is in his way of thinking, processing information and communicating that Denzel Washington is most likely to wrestle with these issues. In Washington's relationships with neighbors, colleagues, and acquaintances, he needs to try to bring out the qualities described above.
The following are specific activities that will support Denzel Washington in his growth. These may or may not feel natural to Washington, and he may initially resist or feel awkward about them, but they are crucial to his path to wholeness.
Denzel Washington should develop true self-confidence and the willingness to put himself "out there", be seen and shine. Denzel needs to be willing to take on a leading role. He needs to be a hero - a protagonist in his own story - by cultivating the courageous, active, and positive masculine qualities he possesses. Doing creative work that he is proud of - anything that comes from Washington's heart and bears the stamp of Washington's individuality - is important. Also, being a mentor, a helpful, encouraging force in the life of someone less experienced than he is a way for Denzel Washington to grow and become more whole himself.
Denzel Washington has to learn to communicate and express himself through the written or spoken word. It is best for Denzel to study, learn skills and develop his intellectual interests and capacities. Washington needs to become involved in sharing and exchanging information with others and in developing his intellectual reasoning ability. Denzel Washington should practice using his mind, his thinking skills and his ability to be objective. "Work smarter, not harder" might be a motto for him.
Writing, teaching, recording, transcribing, dialoguing, negotiating, mediating, communicating, or facilitating clear communication are significant activities for Denzel Washington to pursue.
He is well-mannered and has a kind, helpful and obliging nature. Denzel Washington is very social, loves to entertain and enjoys talking with people. Denzel feels mentally in tune with others and makes a good companion.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Saturn in Scorpio
Saturn in 2nd house
Saturn Conjunct Moon/Pluto
N. Node in Capricorn
N. Node in 3rd house
N. Node Conjunct Sun
N. Node Conjunct Mercury
N. Node Conjunct Sun/Mercury