approach to life and appearances
The following is a description of Shohreh's basic stance toward life, the way others see her, the way Shohreh Aghdashloo comes across, the face she shows to the world. In the page about motivation you will read about the inner Shohreh Aghdashloo - her real motivation, which describes the kind of person she is at heart and where her true priorities lie. Study this page and the next one and compare them - there may be significant differences between the two, in which case "the inner Shohreh Aghdashloo" may not shine through and others may be in for so a few surprises once they get to know Shohreh a little better. This page describes the disguise Aghdashloo wears, her role in life, while the page about motivation talks about the real person beneath the disguise.
Ferociously proud and somewhat vain, Shohreh Aghdashloo likes to be impressive and to be considered special and unique. She is not timid, meek, or self-effacing, and is rarely content with staying in the background or in a subordinate position. She is a natural leader, and does not take orders from others very well. Aghdashloo must have something of her own, something creative - be it a business, a project, a home or whatever - that she can develop and manage according to her own will and vision. Whatever Shohreh does, she does it in a unique, dramatic, individual way. She likes to put her own personal stamp on it.
Shohreh Aghdashloo also has a very strong sense of dignity, self-respect, and personal honor and is deeply offended if someone treats her in a humiliating or dishonorable way. Aghdashloo will rarely confront the offender - she is too proud to do so - but she will lose her affection and respect for them. Shohreh dislikes pettiness and hates to be snubbed or ignored.
Aghdashloo admires others who are strong individuals like herself. When Shohreh Aghdashloo befriends someone, Aghdashloo is tremendously loyal, sincere, and willing to go to extraordinary lengths to make that person happy. She is very giving and generous, but her gifts are never anonymous - Shohreh expects recognition and appreciation for them. She also expects the intense loyalty that she offers to her dear ones to be reciprocated. However, Shohreh Aghdashloo often has trouble developing relationships with people who are as strong as herself, for she does not really cooperate or share the leading role very easily. If she is not in the leading role, she aspires to be and will compete with the person who is.
Shohreh Aghdashloo has great heart and courage, and people often look to her for strength, encouragement, and affirmation. Shohreh always puts her best face forward and rarely allows others to see her hurting, disheartened, or vulnerable. Shohreh Aghdashloo also has a very strong need for love, admiration, appreciation, and praise, although she does not like others to realize just how important it is to her.
Her outlook on life tends to be very personal and rather self-centered. Her own self-expression, self-actualization and self-realization interest Shohreh more than anything else. Shohreh Aghdashloo feels that if she does her best where she is, the rest of the world will take care of itself.
Despite the fact that her core self is quite distinct from the face the world generally sees, Shohreh Aghdashloo has a strong desire to be seen and recognized, to be acknowledged, and to have a significant impact on people in her environment. She may do remarkable things in order to be noticed. However, Shohreh Aghdashloo often does not get the full recognition she yearns for.
Bright, alert, quick of tongue and/or of movement, there is youthfulness about Shohreh's manner and appearance regardless of her chronological age. Moreover, Shohreh Aghdashloo also always appears busy and active, and somewhat restless. Aghdashloo needs mental stimulation from her environment, or she will rapidly get bored.
Others are attracted to Aghdashloo because of her light-hearted, cheerful and optimistic personality. Shohreh Aghdashloo is very charming and is likely to give frequent compliments. She is very affectionate toward others and has a need to be in active relationships with people.
At times Shohreh Aghdashloo may feel that she is all alone in the world and that other people only cause her difficulties. Constantly bounced to and fro by others, Shohreh has a strong desire to free herself from her stressful surroundings.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Sun Square Asc.
Mercury Trine Asc.
Asc. Opposition Moon/Venus
Asc. Conjunct Saturn/Uranus