Sun in Capricorn gives you an ambitious, hard working and business like personality. You are patient and seek stability.
Moon in Cancer lies at the polar opposite of the spectrum from Sun in Capricorn, but this brings balance between your inner and outer self. Moon in Cancer is as nurturing, emotional and sensitive as Sun in Capricorn is down to earth and serious.
You know how to take care of business but you are deeply connected to others emotionally. You can be a pillar of strength for others and may try to bridge the gap between financial and emotional stability in home and business life.
You are nurturing to your colleagues and help stabilize your friends and loved ones. You are sentimental and empathic but also know how to keep your priorities in order. You value security and seek this through emotional connection with others, financial success, food and family. Home is important to you and you can be traditional.
You can be intuitive and sensitive but you try to hide your vulnerability behind the practical outer personality you show the world. You may channel your emotions into your work. You may also strive to find security through your business dealings and financial status.
Careers that appeal to you can include real estate, childcare, cooking or businesses that allow you to work from home.
You are compassionate but can appear detached on the outside. You will go to any lengths to comfort or nurture those you care about. You don’t mind facing obstacles and difficulties as you know this makes you stronger and better able to understand those around you.
You can be romantic and loving but may be attracted to partners looking for long term commitment and remain reserved until you have an opportunity to settle down. You can be attracted to traditional, older or old-fashioned people or people who make you feel at home.
Sun in Capricorn opposite Moon in Cancer creates tension between paradoxical forces within yourself.
You can be practical and business minded, even to the point that others assume you are being cold and aloof. Then without warning, you may go straight into emotional depths and ride the rollercoaster of emotional highs and lows.
You can be highly sensitive but try to mask it by focusing on work or business. You can become a workaholic to conceal your inner feelings and may often block out your intuition. Security is important to you but you may undermine your own efforts because you go to extremes to find emotional validation and stability.
Rarity of this aspect: Average
Sun in Capricorn quincunx Moon in Cancer creates friction between your practical, patient, sentimental side and your intuitive, emotional and nurturing side.
You may try to hide your sensitivity behind workaholic tendencies. You may also try to block out your intuition and focus instead on logical conclusions.
When you learn to honor your intuition and value your inner wisdom, you will be able to balance this aspect of yourself with your nurturing, empathic and practical side. You will be much more successful when you trust the wisdom of your emotions and allow for emotional expression, rather than stifling yourself.
Rarity of this aspect: Very rare
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