There is one big difference between the way Rigg expresses herself, as described in the previous chapter, and the way she is at heart, as discussed below: She is a very emotional, nurturing person with a light, flippant manner so that acquaintances do not realize right away how compassionate and easily hurt she is. Behind Rigg's clever wit lies a very sensitive soul!
Diana has powerful emotional attachments to the past, her family, her childhood, places she associates with safety and security, and her beginnings. It is very important to Rigg to maintain a connection with her roots and heritage and keep family bonds strong. Loyal, devoted, and sentimental, Rigg tends to cling to whatever is dear to her - be it a person, a familiar place, or a cherished possession.
She is sympathetic, nurturing, supportive and very sensitive to the emotional needs of other people. Diana likes to be needed and to care for others, and she often worries about the people she loves. Diana Rigg has a very strong need for a sense of belonging and acceptance, and much of her life centers on her home. She is more concerned about people and their feelings than with power, achievement, or position in society. Kindness, consideration and tenderness are more meaningful to Diana Rigg than any sort of honor the world can bestow.
She is primarily emotional and her views are often dominated by her feelings and her own personal, subjective experiences, rather than reason, logic or abstract principles. It is difficult for her to judge situations fairly and objectively because her personal sympathies and loyalties usually factor in. Diana Rigg takes things very personally and sometimes builds a wall around herself to shield herself from pain and rejection. Diana Rigg feels rather shy and vulnerable at heart. She also tends to be moody and experiences frequent mood swings. Diana Rigg needs to have a place and time in her life to withdraw, introspect, dream and replenish herself; otherwise Diana Rigg becomes cranky and unhappy with those around her.
Diana Rigg functions in an instinctive, irrational manner and likes to immerse herself in creative activities where she can express her feelings, imagination and instincts. Rigg often loves to cook, since it can be both creative and a way to nurture and nourish others. Diana Rigg also has a great affinity for music, because it evokes and communicates feelings that may be difficult or impossible to put into words.
Her compassion, sensitivity, and imagination are Rigg's strong points. Her faults include an inability to let go of the past and move forward, clannishness and prejudice, and a tendency for self-pity when facing hardship.
The urge to learn and to communicate is essential to Diana Rigg, and she expresses herself very well through writing, teaching or sharing ideas and information. Rigg is persuasive and fluent with language.
Restless and inquisitive, Diana enjoys being mobile and taking short trips and excursions in order to see for herself what is going on in the world around her.
She is assertive, energetic, active, courageous and vital. Diana Rigg has a very strong physical drive that expresses itself as sexuality and passion, a desire to compete with others, and a tendency to fight. Diana Rigg has a victorious spirit and the will to win.
Inwardly she is zealous and fanatical, though she may hide her personal desires and intentions, as well as the intensity of her feelings. She is driven by a deep inner sense of destiny and mission and an almost compulsive desire for personal recognition. Diana is infatuated with power, incredibly willful and stubbornly fixated on achieving greatness or being someone Special. Diana Rigg tends to worship heroes who have powerful personal magnetism and charisma, and she often seeks to emulate them. Diana has potential for tremendous good or tremendous evil.
Diana Rigg has a harmonious and graceful manner along with an appreciation of beautiful, perhaps even artistically furnished surroundings. Diana may be quite attractive and she is likely to make a favorable impression on everyone.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Ascendant in Gemini and Sun in Cancer
Sun in Cancer
Sun in 3rd house
Sun Conjunct Mars
Sun Conjunct Pluto
Sun Conjunct Venus/Asc.