mental interests and abilities
He is an exacting perfectionist with a clear, logical, analytical mind and an aptitude for work that requires meticulous attention to detail and efficient organization. Well-grounded and pragmatic, Arafat tends to develop specialized skills and technical expertise in some practical field. Knowledge, ideas, and theories do not really interest Yasser Arafat unless they are useful in a tangible way. He is inclined to analyze, measure, and dissect everything and to miss nuances, subtle shades of feeling and meaning. His strengths are in his precise thinking, careful craftsmanship, and mastery of technical skills. Yasser Arafat tends to be very good at what he does and critical of others' work if it does not meet his high standards.
Inquisitive and communicative, Yasser's mind seems to be "on" all of the time and he is forever gathering information and sharing ideas. His attention span may be rather brief; Arafat has many and diverse interests, and is easily distracted. Arafat learns quickly, is eager to pass on what he is learning and thinking about, and may talk excessively.
Yasser Arafat would be an excellent teacher or counselor for he listens sympathetically, and encourages others to express their inner thoughts and feelings. People trust and confide in Yasser, and he is able to read between the lines and to sense what their feelings are as well as what they are saying. Arafat works well with and understand women, and the emotional, feminine side of life. He is articulate on personal subjects (rather than factual or technical). Keeping a diary or journal would be satisfying for Arafat. Yasser Arafat also has a talent for learning languages.
Yasser Arafat appreciates aesthetics and has a fine sense of form, design, and beauty. He could develop great technical skill as an artist, designer, craftsman, or creative writer. Arafat could also sell objects of beauty - artistic products, cosmetics, jewelry, etc.
Yasser has the ability to please and harmonize well with others and a talent for assuaging strain in the relationships of other people. His sense of humor, tact, and personal charm are a great benefit to Arafat in any work with people on a one-to-one level.
Although he is perceptive and attuned to the personal, human side of any issue (as described above), Yasser Arafat is also capable of considerable intellectual detachment and objectivity. Arafat combines the qualities of being subjective and intuitive with a rational, analytical approach. Yasser has an introverted frame of mind and he tends to dissect or deeply analyze his own and other people's inner lives and experiences.
Yasser has an aptitude for solving difficult mental problems due to his careful, methodical approach, attention to detail, and tenacity in following a matter through to its conclusion. Yasser has good powers of concentration and enjoys studying and thinking in solitude. Yasser Arafat can get wrapped up entirely in his own thoughts and completely engrossed in some small detail. He is slow and cautious, but extremely thorough in his work. Conservative and something of a skeptic, Arafat may be narrow-minded or closed to any idea which has no concrete proof or scientific verification. He prefers dealing with facts rather than abstract speculation. Yasser Arafat may also be distrustful or fearful of anything he cannot understand with his rational mind. He is well-suited to work in research or any field that requires careful study and thought.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mercury in Virgo
Mercury in 3rd house
Moon Trine Mercury
Mercury Sextile Venus
Mercury aspects Moon and Saturn
Mercury Square Find Saturn