challenges and difficulties
Harry has an innate distrust of groups and/or a cynical attitude toward society that may leave him feeling out of step and unable to participate in activities with his peers. Overcoming a sense of aloofness and alienation from others is an important task for Houdini.
He may have vague but ever-present feelings of guilt and fear that are difficult to pinpoint or eradicate. It is as if Harry Houdini does not trust Life itself, and is always seeking ways to defend himself from its dangers and its unknowns. Harry Houdini must learn to overcome his ingrained habit of discouragement and anxiety, and to see the world more as a friendly place than as a treacherous one.
He prefers to work alone rather than with others. Content on his own, Houdini tends to become inhibited when he is with others, especially women. Harry Houdini may feel that the effort required to be with others is too great and probably not even worth it.
Now we will discuss patterns of behavior which Harry Houdini 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 Harry Houdini needs to follow in order to develop balance, greater awareness, and wholeness is also described.
Harry Houdini benefits by becoming more aware of the rhythm of the seasons and the natural world, learning to slow down and allow life to unfold in its own time. Nurturing a garden, a child, or some other living, growing thing gives Harry Houdini a sense of inner balance.
Harry Houdini has a tendency to be deeply suspicious, to not take anything at face value and to see hidden agendas and dark motives even where none exist! Life does not have to be a constant conflict... Harry needs to learn to accept things as they are.
Houdini also needs to develop patience, peace and stability by grounding himself in his daily work and behaving consistently and reliably towards others.
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 Harry Houdini 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. Harry Houdini 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 Harry Houdini in his growth. These may or may not feel natural to Houdini, and he may initially resist or feel awkward about them, but they are crucial to his path to wholeness.
Harry Houdini should become a warrior and cultivate a positive, victorious, active approach to life and to any problems he faces. It is in Houdini's best interest to act on his own behalf instead of stalling, waiting or hoping someone else will do it for him. Harry Houdini needs to assert himself openly and courageously and not to be afraid to make mistakes or stumble; there are bound to be a few trial runs to any new initiative. Harry needs to foster a healthy fighting spirit, pick himself up, and go! He also should learn to appreciate conflict and confrontation as a means to grow.
Harry Houdini has a very engaging manner in the company of others and his relationships with other people are likely to be harmonious. Some of his connections may prove to be helpful to Harry with his plans.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Saturn in Aquarius
Saturn in 12th house
Saturn Conjunct Moon/N. Node
N. Node in Taurus
N. Node in 2nd house
N. Node Conjunct Mars
N. Node Opposition Jupiter/MC