mental interests and abilities
Persis has the ability to concentrate and become completely immersed in her work. Persis Khambatta seems to know things at an instinctive, nonverbal level and prefers learning through direct experience or apprenticeship rather than through books or lectures. Persis has mechanical ability and works well with her hands. Khambatta could become adept at sculpture, pottery, carpentry or anything that involves manual creativity.Biology (and related fields such as medicine) interests her as well. Persis Khambatta also has an instinctive rapport with animals, and may feel that she relates better to them than to people! Persis Khambatta tends to become narrowly focused on her own specialized interests and may not have much to say or communicate outside of that particular field.
Her mental skills and intelligence are directed toward practical matters and Persis Khambatta is interested in the tangible effects of any abstract idea or concept. She is very interested in finance, economics and moneymaking strategies.
Persis Khambatta has a great capacity for concentration, handling details, and learning about subjects others might find ponderous, too technical or dry. She could easily become a teacher of some specialized skill or field of knowledge. Practical applications and techniques are her forte. In speech Persis Khambatta tends to be factual and to the point.
Khambatta will notice that the description below contradicts some of the statements made in the previous paragraphs. So far, Persis Khambatta's thinking was depicted as careful, conservative, methodical and possibly narrow or rigid, while the following information defines her mind as quick and innovative. Both are true! Persis Khambatta incorporates both ways of thinking - the inspired-inventive and the deductive-ordered. Here is a description of the more free-flowing aspect:
Independent and freethinking, Persis Khambatta dislikes being told what to do and how to do it, and she especially does not like being told how to think, for Persis insists on discovering her own truth. Persis Khambatta does well in a rather unstructured environment that allows her to make her own decisions and to respond to the needs of the moment, rather than following a routine, standardized way of doing things. She is also suited to a fast-paced atmosphere, which Khambatta finds exciting and stimulating. Her mind functions in an intuitive, nonlinear fashion and sudden insights and flashes of inspiration often come to her "out of the blue". Persis has an aptitude for science and new technologies are of particular interest to her. Persis Khambatta also has a penchant for astrology or other esoteric sciences.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mercury in Scorpio
Mercury in 2nd house
Mercury Sextile Saturn
Mercury aspects Saturn and Uranus
Mercury Trine Uranus