challenges and difficulties
Donny Osmond has a critical, cynical attitude towards many religions and philosophies. Without realizing it, he prevents himself from appreciating new viewpoints and attitudes. Osmond is more rigid and dogmatic than he realizes. His approach may also be too intellectual or moralistic. Donny Osmond takes his own political beliefs and spiritual philosophy very seriously, worrying and fretting if he is not 100% clear about some ideology or theory.
He is serious by nature, and may have difficulty making small talk or participating in friendly, personal exchanges.
Donny Osmond tries to be strictly accurate and is critical of people who exaggerate or discuss subjects they really know little about. Osmond withholds his thoughts and opinions until he has thought everything through quite thoroughly, and sometimes Donny's silence discomforts others.
His mental concentration is very good but his breadth of understanding may not be.
Basically shy, Osmond tends to be somewhat inhibited in love relationships and may feel uncomfortable or awkward expressing his love for someone. Donny Osmond longs for love relationships and dreams about love, but is also inclined to torment himself because of a seeming lack of affection.
Now we will discuss patterns of behavior which Donny Osmond 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 Donny Osmond needs to follow in order to develop balance, greater awareness, and wholeness is also described.
He is capable of withstanding outside influences and remaining constant and steady on his path, but when under stress Donny Osmond becomes downright obstinate and implacable, resisting any change no matter how necessary or desirable the change may be. Tenaciously trying to preserve the status quo and hold on to what he has, he is apt to ignore the subtle signals he receives about needing to do something differently, which often leads to a crisis.
Donny Osmond needs to learn the limits of his ability to control life, and to accept and even embrace change and loss of the familiar, in order to allow for new life and growth. "Letting go" is a major life lesson for him. Osmond also needs to develop a balanced attitude toward his appetites and desires, as Donny Osmond tends to overindulge and/or deny himself excessively.
It is in his dealings with money, financial security, tangible assets and possessions that he is most likely to wrestle with these issues. The qualities described above are ones Donny Osmond needs to integrate in tangible ways: how he makes a living, building assets and a secure material base, what he does with the resources he has. Donny Osmond should try to avoid over involvement or entanglements with other people's money matters, legal business, and personal affairs.
The following are specific activities that will support Donny Osmond in his growth. These may or may not feel natural to Osmond, and he may initially resist or feel awkward about them, but they are crucial to his path to wholeness.
Donny Osmond should become more aware of the spiritual side of life and its underlying unity by getting involved in charitable activities and opening up his psychic channels. Meditation that develops Osmond's intuitive abilities, as well as learning about the unseen side of life through his own dream experiences or altered states of awareness, can be important steps in Donny's path.
Moreover, musical and artistic or imaginative endeavors will be important to him.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Saturn in Sagittarius
Saturn in 3rd house
Saturn Conjunct Venus/Neptune
N. Node in Scorpio
N. Node in 2nd house
N. Node Conjunct Neptune