Sun in Aries makes you intense, passionate, focused and determined. You are optimistic and confident and are a natural born leader.
To add to your intense personality, your emotional nature is deeply intuitive but also obsessive and compulsive. You are fascinated by power and try to remain in control at all times.
At your best, you can be direct, ambitious, decisive and always up for a challenge. When you let insecurities get the better of you, however, you can become angry, possessive, obsessed with success or with others. You can also become jealous, demanding and think the worst of others regardless of their loyalty to you.
Your instincts are typically strong as long as you keep your insecurities in check. Your focus is so intense you can become obsessed with interests, career, or even people. When you set your sights on a goal you will stop at nothing until you have not achieve it. You don’t learn new things, you obsessively pour over every detail until you have mastered new interests, going from novice to expert in record time.
You want to make sure there is no one who can beat you and if you can’t be the best then you won’t risk hurting your reputation by being second best. You are highly competitive but don’t like the idea of anyone matching you.
You can be deeply emotional but you won’t show any vulnerability. All this practice in keeping things concealed makes you an excellent confidant for others and you can be a collector of secrets. When you allow yourself to dig into the deeper emotional waters of your inner world, you can be a catalyst for personal transformation and healing both for yourself and others.
As intense as your desire to lead and initiate changes that benefit others, you can be equally self sabotaging and destructive. When angered, you could go down with a sinking ship rather than inflating a lifeboat to save your nemesis and yourself.
Sun in Aries trine Moon in Scorpio energizes your passion and motivation. You are driven to be the first, best and most successful. Regardless of challenges, you prove yourself worthy of success.
You are also likely to be magnetically attractive to others. You can keep a secret and create an air of mystique around you that draws others to you.
You don’t have to go out of your way to find romantce. Your charisma easily attracts others who allow you to take the lead. You are physically and emotionally strong and conquering challenges comes easy to you.
Rarity of this aspect: Rare
Sun in Aries opposition Moon in Scorpio creates tension between your desire for success and ambition and insecurities that can lead you to sabotage yourself.
Anger management issues, both leading you to stifle and act out aggressively with your anger, can burden you until you learn to moderate your intense energy.
Your power and confidence can combine with your intuition and emotional depth to create tremendous healing and transformative abilities, but you will have to find ways to bring opposing desires into harmony and this is not likely to come easily to you. In particular, you are susceptible to control issues and may let your subconscious fears hijack your strengths.
Rarity of this aspect: Rare
Sun in Aries quincunx Moon in Scorpio dredges up unresolved Karma and issues involving power, control and deep, subconscious fears.
When you operate on autopilot, you are likely to sabotage yourself again and again. In particular, this will stem from power struggles and attempting to dominate others and situations.
Once you become conscious of these patterns and their underlying fears, however, you will be able to transcend past obstacles and fully harness your confidence and intuition. Powerful transformation is likely to result from acknowledging and facing these fears. Avoiding them, however, is likely to result in compulsions, addictions and self-sabotage.
Rarity of this aspect: Average
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