April 2 Zodiac Birthday Signs – Your Aries birthday shows you to be a pioneering and progressive personality. Restless yet original, you possess a subtle power that can motivate you to achieve in your chosen field. Your ruling planet, Mars, inspires you to seek an active and exciting life. With the supporting influence of your decanate ruler, Leo, you have an imaginative and creative sense and a need to be appreciated.
Intuition, charm, and a desire for harmony and peace are also indicated by this date. Although adventurous, you are more likely to be reserved or sensitive, with a refined nature and a need for security in congenial surroundings. The enormous potential accredited to your birthday can be realized through self-discipline. When you find your true strength, you have the willpower and determination to overcome all obstacles. However, you may have to learn to differentiate between stubbornness and perseverance.
Your need for human contact and the subinfluence of the Sun nevertheless can provide you with creative talent and a desire to go out there and accomplish. Often you are friendly and socially inclined, with a strong sense of justice and fair play. Responsible and hardworking, with a serious attitude, is how others often see your personality. Yet behind your subtle front you can be ambitious, with a strong desire to succeed and move forward.
A strong female figure is likely to have an impact on your early years. After the age of eighteen, when your progressed Sun moves into Taurus, there is an increased need for stability and financial security. This continues until around forty-eight, when your progressed Sun enters Gemini and acts as a turning point, highlighting the growing importance of communication and the exploration of more intellectual pursuits.
DEGREE: 11°30’-12°30’ ARIES
Algenib, also called the Carrier or the Wing; Sirrah, also called Alpheratz and Caput Andromeda
Star’s name: Algenib, also called the Carrier or the Wing
Degree position: 8°10’-9°4’ Aries between the years 1930 and 2000
Constellation: Alpha Pegasi
Applicable days: March 29, 30, 31, April 1, 2
Star qualities: Mars/Mercury
Description: a small white star located in the wing on the side of Pegasus
PRIMARY STAR’S INFLUENCE
Algenib imparts powers of thought, a positive and active mind that is capable of great accomplishment through ideas and actions. This star conveys resolution, determination, and enthusiasm, with competitive tendencies. It also enhances the speed of one’s mental processes and gives the confidence to retaliate in just the right manner with impressive speech. This star also warns against being quick-tempered and reckless.
Linked to your Sun’s degree, this star imparts good business skills, a love of learning, an interest in religious affairs, and a talent for writing. Algenib may also suggest a need for privacy and time alone. It indicates success in dealing with the public.
• Positive: decisiveness, spirit of enterprise, strong will, a fighting spirit, verbal repartee
• Negative: criticism, sarcasm, headstrong behavior, depressions, argumentative
See Appendix for additional fixed star readings.
Your Secret Self
Inner vision and trust illuminate your understanding, and it may be necessary for you to learn detachment on a very deep level. This may mean being willing to let go of anything or anyone you may rely on for security. This lesson may not be fully learned until later in life, but when it is, it gives an enormous inner freedom and a desire for things of a more profound nature. In relationships in particular, any tendency to hang on or become dependent is immediately manifested in your becoming too serious. On the other hand, you can also be devoted, caring, and a loyal friend.
You also possess a very humanitarian and generous side that ensures your popularity with others. You are very receptive to other people’s needs and can be an excellent asset to any communal or shared project.
Work & Vocation
This birthdate shows that you can be very successful in people-related careers such as media, public relations, psychology, counseling, and liaison or social work. There is also a likelihood of working in partnerships, and advantages can come from learning to collaborate with others. Your original and creative approach can lead to success in acting and the arts as well as in exploring, education, and working for a cause. At times, challenges in terms of work may lead to anxiety, but looking at new alternatives can produce positive results. Attempt to avoid stagnation or monotony. Hardworking, with an instinctive business sense, you are likely to be motivated by a desire for the good things in life.
Famous people born on your birthday include actor Alec Guinness, French author Émile Zola, Hans Christian Andersen, painter William Hunt, and comedian Dana Carvey.
Sensitivity and a strong need to be part of a group are suggested by a number 2 birthday. Adaptable and understanding, you enjoy cooperative activities where you can experience interaction with others. In your attempt to please those you like, you may run the risk of becoming overly dependent. Nevertheless, by developing confidence, you can overcome the tendency to be easily hurt by the action and criticism of others. The subinfluence of the number 4 month indicates that you need the security of a solid base. Often you are inclined toward correctness and perfectionism and like to support or work in collaboration with others. Sociable and a good host, you like to entertain and may be proud of your home. You can be reassuring but not always demonstrative with your feelings. As a perfectionist, you are usually responsible, but you must avoid discontentment or falling into lethargic moods.
• Positive: good partnerships, gentleness, tact, receptivity, intuition, consideration, harmony, agreeableness, ambassador of goodwill
• Negative: suspicion, lack of confidence, subservience, oversensitivity, selfish, being easily hurt, deceit
Love & Relationships
Intuitive and clever, you are often well informed and have a capacity to learn quickly. Usually you enjoy reading, and your love for knowledge suggests that if you desire true emotional satisfaction, you may need to continue your education or constantly learn new skills. Often you like to be associated with intellectual people who can stimulate your mind. Romantically, you are drawn toward successful people or need a clever partner who is knowledgeable, with a powerful mind. Your personality ensures that you will have many friends and good social contacts. You may, however, have to guard against a tendency to be mistrustful or skeptical in close relationships.
YOUR SPECIAL SOMEONE
For security, mental stimulation, and love, you might want to begin looking for those born among the following dates:
Love & friendship: Jan. 6, 10, 20, 22, 24, 30, Feb. 4, 18, 20, 22, 28, Mar. 2, 16, 18, 20, 26, 29, Apr. 14, 16, 18, 24, 27, May 12, 14, 16, 22, 25, June 10, 12, 14, 20, 23, July 8, 10, 12, 18, 21, 29, Aug. 6, 8, 10, 16, 19, Sept. 4, 6, 8, 14, 17, Oct. 2, 4, 6, 12, 15, Nov. 2, 4, 10, 13, Dec. 2, 8, 11, 19
Beneficial: Jan. 1, 3, 4, 14, Feb. 1, 2, 12, Mar. 10, 28, Apr. 8, 26, 30, May 6, 24, 28, June 4, 22, 26, July 2, 20, 24, Aug. 18, 22, Sept. 16, 20, Oct. 14, 18, Nov. 12, 16, Dec. 10, 14
Fatal attractions: Jan. 11, Feb. 9, Mar. 7, Apr. 5, May 3, June 1, Oct. 5, 6, 7
Challenging: Jan. 3, 5, Feb. 1, 3, Mar. 1, July 31, Aug. 29, Sept. 27, 30, Oct. 25, 28, Nov. 23, 26, 30, Dec. 21, 24, 28
Soul mates: Jan. 5, 12, Feb. 3, 6, 10, Mar. 1, 8, Apr. 6, May 4, June 2