Even-tempered and peace loving, she is not easily ruffled and is rarely given to emotional displays. Mariska Hargitay has a calming effect on more high-strung or volatile people, and an emotional steadiness that others find soothing. Though gentle and not easily provoked, Hargitay is tremendously stubborn and resists any change that requires an emotional adjustment, such as changes in her home life or marriage.
Mariska Hargitay seeks security and loyalty in love relationships, is extremely devoted to her loved ones and provides a warm, nurturing atmosphere for them. However, Hargitay tends to cling to others and prevent them from changing.
A great deal of physical affection, closeness and touching is crucial to Mariska's well-being, and she has a tendency to overindulge in sensual comforts and pleasures. At times Mariska Hargitay substitutes food for emotional comfort and love.
Mariska has strong attachments to her past, the place where she grew up, her heritage and family traditions. In fact, Mariska Hargitay may be unable to step out of the habits and roles that she learned as a child. Hargitay's ties to her mother are very strong and Mariska also seeks nurturing and protection from her spouse and other family members.
Mariska Hargitay often feels that she must do something or be something other than what she is in order to receive approval and acceptance from others. She is very sensitive to criticism and easily feels left out or neglected, and though she may appear cool or distant, Hargitay actually cares very much about being included. Because she is so sensitive, it may seem easier for Mariska Hargitay to withdraw into a shell rather than risk the emotional bumps and bruises she may endure once she lets others really know her in an intimate, personal way. Her reserve and caution make establishing close emotional relationships with others difficult, and Mariska Hargitay becomes very attached to the few people she considers "real friends". Hargitay can gain inner security and strength through periods of solitude if she views them as times to nourish herself and develop her own interests, rather than as times of loneliness.
Emotionally she is very sensitive, dreamy, gentle and easily influenced. If she is with harmonious people and in congenial surroundings, Mariska Hargitay flourishes, but negative people or dissonant energies very quickly bring her down. Her emotional boundaries tend to be very loose and permeable. Mariska Hargitay feels what others feel, and physically she is very open and impressionable. Standing up for herself, saying no when she wants to, as well as recognizing and respecting others' limitations and boundaries are important lessons for Mariska Hargitay to learn. Mariska Hargitay should beware of a tendency for martyrdom out of pity for others' problems.
Emotionally excitable, Hargitay tends to act impulsively and make rash decisions without thinking of the consequences. Others may see Mariska as an eccentric, somewhat selfish and unpredictable. Mariska Hargitay seems to attract sudden upsetting experiences.
Tremendously softhearted and sympathetic, Mariska Hargitay gives very selflessly and devotedly to those she loves and often allows others to become overly dependent upon her. More compassionate than passionate, Mariska Hargitay may become romantically involved with a person because she or she expresses a need for love, rather than out of mutual pleasure or attraction.
She is drawn to sensitive, imaginative, gentle souls - poets, musicians, dreamers - or to someone Mariska feels she can have a deep spiritual relationship with. Mariska Hargitay idealizes love and has a very beautiful, romantic vision of what love relationships can be.
For Mariska Hargitay, caring and affection must be expressed tangibly, and she loves giving and receiving gifts. Mariska greatly values luxury, comfort, and elegance and appreciates beautiful things. She can be self-indulgent and extravagant. Being overly possessive of people she loves and of her belongings is something Mariska Hargitay needs to beware of.
Mariska Hargitay is not a traditionalist where love and relationships are concerned, and she often feels that formal commitments and conventional relationships are too binding and restricting. Thus, Mariska is not very comfortable with forming lasting attachments or letting other people depend on her. She may be attracted to wild, unreliable, highly creative and/or unstable people who do not offer her any security. Even if Mariska Hargitay professes to want something steady and solid, she is very reluctant to give up her freedom and autonomy for its sake. At best, she is suited to serial monogamy or relationships that leave Hargitay a lot of breathing space.
Her strong enthusiasm for life affects everyone around her. Mariska Hargitay has a sense of well-being, a harmonious sex-life and she is likely to enjoy healthy and affectionate love relationships. Mariska Hargitay also has a lot of creative ideas and could do well with some kind of craft projects.
Mariska tries to understand others completely and has the ability to feel their joy with them and also to suffer with them. When Mariska Hargitay loves someone, she loves with her whole heart and is inclined to reveal her most inner and private feelings.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Moon in Taurus
Moon in 4th house
Moon Square Saturn
Moon Opposition Neptune
Moon Opposition Sun/Uranus
Venus in Pisces
Venus in 2nd house
Venus Opposition Uranus
Venus Conjunct Sun/Jupiter
Venus Opposition N. Node/MC