drive and ambition
He is a perfectionist and has high standards for his own work. Rajiv Gandhi often feels that if he wants something done right he must do it himself, for others do not do as thorough a job as he does. Doing a task well is very important to him, and he may labor over minute details that others would not bother with. Rajiv Gandhi strives for accuracy, efficiency and precision, and he becomes very irritable when things are not done "right".
On the other hand, Rajiv Gandhi can become so much of a perfectionist and so self-critical that he will not even attempt many activities and projects, feeling that his efforts will simply not be good enough. He is usually modest and realistic in assessing what he can accomplish and, if anything, Rajiv Gandhi underestimates himself. Of course, practice makes perfect, and if Gandhi does apply himself diligently in a given area, he gradually gains self-confidence as he masters skills and develops expertise.
Rajiv Gandhi conserves his energy and paces himself so that he does not waste or diffuse his efforts. An unwillingness to take risks or venture from the beaten track can sometimes limit his opportunities. In short, Gandhi may not aim high enough, thereby settling for too little in life.
Rajiv Gandhi often buys things on impulse and he can be reckless with his material resources and money. Rajiv has certain possessions that he is extremely attached to and possessive of.
Rajiv has the patience and the stamina to realize his visions and bring them down to earth, a fine balance between hard work and realism, and a positive, hopeful spirit. Rajiv Gandhi grows by adhering to systems and plans, and taking one step at a time. Overnight success or instant enlightenment is not what Gandhi aims for. His patient, well-balanced approach gives Rajiv Gandhi credibility with many different types of people, and he is likely to acquire an excellent reputation for being able to do big things without overreaching or becoming pretentious.
In many ways Rajiv's rise in the world is an easy one, aided by his personal charm and attractiveness, his ability to please people and his excellent social instincts. Artistic ambitions are another manifestation of such.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mars in Virgo
Mars in 2nd house
Jupiter Sextile Saturn
Venus Trine MC