Open and generous, Ray Manzarek enjoys a wide circle of friends and acquaintances and he thrives on sociability and fellowship. He is adventurous, playful, freedom loving, and always ready for a good time. Manzarek rarely allows obstacles or difficulties to keep him down, for no matter how bleak the past or present, Ray always expects a better, brighter future. In fact, he is uncomfortable with his own or other people's problems and emotional pain. Ray Manzarek often tries to "cheer up" or offer philosophical advice to those who are hurting, but he unwittingly avoids or ignores the emotions involved.
Friendship means a great deal to Manzarek, perhaps even more than love relationships or romance. For Ray Manzarek to be happy, his mate must be his best friend and encourage Ray's aspirations and ideals. Ray Manzarek also needs a great deal of emotional freedom and mobility.
His own feelings and emotions are something of an enigma to Ray, and it is often difficult for him to share with others what he is feeling.
Ray Manzarek frequently withdraws from contact with the world, and needs a healing, peaceful environment in order to blossom and come out of his.
Manzarek identifies with the oppressed, disenfranchised or underdog in any situation and he wants to help them or care for them in some way.
Ray Manzarek feels that he must always be doing something, and he becomes impatient and irritable if he has to slow down or wait for anything. A stormy home life may be the result of his own tendency to fight for what he wants, rather than compromise. Ray may not realize how competitive he is.
Although he is impetuous and easily provoked (as mentioned above), Ray Manzarek also has a good-natured, live-and-let-live attitude and a sense of humor, which balances it all out. While hotheaded at times, he is usually a good sport.
Ray Manzarek has a buoyant, cheerful disposition and he reaches out to others in a warm, open and friendly way. His emotional generosity and lack of pettiness is well known among his circle of friends, and people often seek Ray out for help, sympathy or advice. Ray Manzarek is always willing to overlook others' faults, and he sometimes overdoes his charitableness.
His feelings depend on the conditions in his environment and therefore Ray Manzarek could be subject to moods. He is likely to have spiritual or life experiences that touch him deeply. Ray Manzarek could also become involved in situations where others take advantage of him.
He is inclined to be somewhat gloomy, is easily offended, and he tries to suppress the jealousy he may feel. Ray Manzarek may have been brought up to sacrifice and forego a lot of things, making him a bit hard and unyielding in later life.
He is definitely not one to wear his heart on his sleeve. Ray Manzarek cares very much about others' opinions and craves love and appreciation as much as anyone - however one would never know it from Manzarek's reserved and seemingly detached demeanor. Casual, superficial relationships do not interest Ray at all. He is cautious and serious about love and really desires deep, genuine, lasting relationships. Ray Manzarek is old-fashioned about courtship and love relationships, and will remain faithful to his loved one in good times and in bad.
Ray Manzarek may be attracted to older persons who are emotionally mature and reliable and can provide the security Ray desires.
Manzarek is very much aware of his personal appearance, attractiveness, and charm, and he can be rather narcissistic. On the other hand, Ray Manzarek is concerned with getting along with others and he has a pleasing, agreeable manner that people find quite appealing. Ray uses tact or charm to get what he wants rather than intense effort or force. His desire for love and affection colors everything Ray Manzarek does.
Ray Manzarek loves to laugh, celebrate, and to enjoy himself with his companions. Emotionally open and easygoing, Ray considers just about anyone a friend or potential friend. His good humor and friendliness make him quite popular and well-liked. At times, Ray Manzarek overdoes the festivities, but he rarely regrets this.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Moon in Sagittarius
Moon in 12th house
Moon Conjunct Mars
Moon aspects Mars and Jupiter
Moon Square Jupiter
Moon Conjunct Sun/Neptune
Moon Opposition Saturn/Pluto
Venus in Capricorn
Venus in 1st house
Venus Sextile Jupiter