mental interests and abilities
His mind operates in a very deliberate and methodical manner and Zubin Mehta dislikes being rushed or forced into give an opinion before he has thoroughly ruminated and digested an idea. He is also difficult to sway once his mind is made up.
Though slower at grasping new concepts or learning new skills, he is patient and persevering and in fact, often becomes quite adept at whatever he sets his mind to for he is willing to devote much time and attention to it. Zubin Mehta succeeds, not so much because of his intellectual brilliance, but because he has the ability to concentrate and follow a project through to its completion. Zubin has an aptitude for singing or drawing.
Inquisitive and communicative, Zubin'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; Mehta has many and diverse interests and is easily distracted. Mehta learns quickly, is eager to pass on what he is learning and thinking about, and may talk excessively.
Zubin Mehta has a sharp mind and a sharp tongue as well, and he loves a vigorous discussion or debate. He expresses his thoughts in a clear, decisive, convincing style. Zubin dislikes vagueness and fuzzy thinking, and is quick to point out the discrepancies in another person's argument. At times Mehta is verbally aggressive and abrasive toward others, and he tends to overstate his case or offend people with his unadorned frankness. Zubin Mehta can be an effective spokesperson, lawyer or salesman. He has an aptitude for writing as well, particularly criticism or satire. Mehta enjoys mental challenges and mental work.
Zubin Mehta often seesaws between what his conscious reasoning tells him versus a belief in things that seem to defy logic. Zubin has a penchant for thinking big and being able to visualize the future, but he must beware of grandiose schemes and exaggerated claims. Oftentimes the most "far out" theories or speculative ideas seem perfectly plausible to Zubin Mehta, but it would be wise to test these ideas before investing in them too much.
Also, Zubin Mehta is prone to severe wanderlust at times, so he should try to see as much of the world as he can.
His mind is marked by a penetrating depth and thoroughness. Zubin Mehta ferrets out the facts, and particularly enjoys problems with an element of mystery, darkness or the forbidden. Generally, Mehta does not shy away from the truth, no matter how unpleasant it is.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mercury in Taurus
Mercury in 3rd house
Mercury Conjunct Mars
Mercury Quincunx Jupiter
Mercury Sextile Pluto