mental interests and abilities
Diego Rivera possesses vision and foresight, and his mind is often occupied with big ideas, plans and goals for the future. He is interested in what is possible and what is on the horizon, rather than what has already been done. Rivera is attracted to the study of philosophy, religion, politics or education and he is more concerned with theories and concepts than with specific applications. He is not inclined to focus on any specific, concrete area; It irks Diego to deal with details and particulars. Diego Rivera has a gambling instinct and enjoys speculative enterprises and new ventures. Business, advertising and promotion would also be ideally suited to him.
Inquisitive and communicative, Diego's mind seems to be "on" all of the time and he is forever gathering information and sharing ideas. His attention span may be rather brief; Rivera has many and diverse interests, and is easily distracted. Rivera learns quickly, is eager to pass on what he is learning and thinking about, and may talk excessively.
Diego Rivera has very strong opinions and may be considered fanatical, extreme, dogmatic or one-sided in his views. Forcing his "truth" onto other people, playing intellectual power games with them or seeking to manipulate their thinking processes could lead to a great deal of conflict and opposition in his life and relationships. He may also be keenly aware of the ways in which the media, popular artists and advertising manipulate and shape our thoughts, for Diego can easily see through hypocrisy, shams and superficial appearances. Diego Rivera has an intense way of communicating, and he may unintentionally come across as a threatening force.
Diego Rivera has a great mind coupled with great powers of suggestion. People may be drawn to Diego, fascinated by his energy and power. What he says has great weight with others and they believe him, because Rivera speaks with great conviction.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mercury in Sagittarius
Mercury in 3rd house
Mercury Opposition Pluto
Mercury Opposition Pluto/MC