There are several significant differences between the way Adjani expresses herself, as described in the previous chapter, and many of the traits discussed below. Though Isabelle Adjani values self-reliance and independence, she is also very attached to family and close friends. She needs the emotional support and nurturing of her family circle, but because Adjani likes to appear strong and fearless, she often hides her need for emotional support from others. There may be a conflict between Isabelle's independent streak and her need for warmth, closeness and emotional support, but there need not be: Isabelle Adjani can accept and express both of these facets of her character.
Isabelle 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 Adjani to maintain a connection with her roots and heritage and keep family bonds strong. Loyal, devoted, and sentimental, Adjani 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. Isabelle likes to be needed and to care for others, and she often worries about the people she loves. Isabelle Adjani 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 Isabelle Adjani 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. Isabelle Adjani takes things very personally and sometimes builds a wall around herself to shield herself from pain and rejection. Isabelle Adjani feels rather shy and vulnerable at heart. She also tends to be moody and experiences frequent mood swings. Isabelle Adjani needs to have a place and time in her life to withdraw, introspect, dream and replenish herself; otherwise Isabelle Adjani becomes cranky and unhappy with those around her.
Isabelle Adjani functions in an instinctive, irrational manner and likes to immerse herself in creative activities where she can express her feelings, imagination and instincts. Adjani often loves to cook, since it can be both creative and a way to nurture and nourish others. Isabelle Adjani 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 Adjani'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 Isabelle Adjani, and she expresses herself very well through writing, teaching or sharing ideas and information. Adjani is persuasive and fluent with language.
Restless and inquisitive, Isabelle enjoys being mobile and taking short trips and excursions in order to see for herself what is going on in the world around her.
Isabelle Adjani often feels that she is at cross purposes with herself, for her conscious intentions and desires conflict with her subconscious emotional needs and drives. She is torn in two different directions. Isabelle has difficulty satisfying both her need to be an individual and her need for caring relationships and a sense of belonging. Moreover, Isabelle sends out mixed messages so people do not always know how to respond to her or what Isabelle really wants, thereby creating confusion or conflict in close relationships.
Isabelle Adjani tends to think and act bravely and has a positive and firm demeanor. Isabelle has what it takes to make her own way in life. She may be a bit excitable, but never shy away from a good argument.
Both sensitive and sensuous, Isabelle blends charm and energy. Isabelle Adjani has a healthy sexuality and a good balance between activity and passivity. She may be fond of singing, dancing, music and drama. Romance comes easily to Isabelle, and her romantic relationships are passionate.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Ascendant in Aries and Sun in Cancer
Sun in Cancer
Sun in 3rd house
Sun Square Moon
Sun Conjunct Mercury/Mars
Sun Conjunct Venus/Mars