challenges and difficulties
Gary Oldman has a critical, cynical attitude towards many religions and philosophies. Without realizing it, he prevents himself from appreciating new viewpoints and attitudes. Oldman is more rigid and dogmatic than he realizes. His approach may also be too intellectual or moralistic. Gary Oldman takes his own political beliefs and spiritual philosophy very seriously, worrying and fretting if he is not 100% clear about some ideology or theory.
Gary Oldman takes both his work and his health very seriously, but he may demand so much of himself at work that he compromises his health. Gary can become a workaholic, not so much because he has lofty ambitions, but because he never feels like he has done enough. Gary Oldman is overly responsible or overly conscientious at work, so much so that he may not enjoy it at all.
Oldman can also get overly involved in self-improvement or his health, and he tends to be a bit of a hypochondriac.
Basically shy, Oldman tends to be somewhat inhibited in love relationships and may feel uncomfortable or awkward expressing his love for someone. Gary Oldman 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 Gary Oldman 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 Gary Oldman 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 Gary Oldman 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.
Gary Oldman 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. Oldman also needs to develop a balanced attitude toward his appetites and desires, as Gary Oldman tends to overindulge and/or deny himself excessively.
It is in trying to strike a balance between Oldman's inner, personal life and his career or involvement with the world at large that he is most likely to wrestle with these issues. Gary Oldman needs to focus attention on his home and family situation, and create a secure inner anchor.
The following are specific activities that will support Gary Oldman in his growth. These may or may not feel natural to Oldman, and he may initially resist or feel awkward about them, but they are crucial to his path to wholeness.
Gary Oldman should develop faith and confidence both in himself and in a higher power that can guide, nourish, and help him. He needs to expand his willingness to dream and envision better things in life by studying religion, philosophy and other subjects that enable him to acquire a larger, more inclusive view of the world.
Being generous with his time, energy and resources in helping others achieve a better life will in turn benefit Gary Oldman.
Gary Oldman 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 Oldman'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 Gary's path.
Moreover, musical and artistic or imaginative endeavors will be important to him.
Gary Oldman tends to be a bit too idealistic and may place too much hope in his relationships, resulting in frequent disappointments. Gary could be attracted to naive people, but some of his contacts may also turn out to be swindlers.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Saturn in Sagittarius
Saturn in 6th house
Saturn Conjunct Venus/Neptune
N. Node in Scorpio
N. Node in 4th house
N. Node Conjunct Jupiter
N. Node Conjunct Neptune
N. Node Conjunct Jupiter/Neptune