August 29 Zodiac Birthday Signs – Your birthday suggests that you are charismatic, warm, and ambitious, possessing a keen intellect and an enterprising spirit. Independent and success- oriented, you like to be active and think in grandiose terms. You may, however, have to avoid getting emotionally carried away or going to extremes.
With the subinfluence of Virgo, your decanate ruler, you possess a sharp, practical mind and are often a perfectionist. You are likely to pay attention to detail and want to refine your work. Nevertheless, you may need to refrain from continuously mulling over issues, since this can cause anxiety. Fortunately, your thirst for knowledge and a love of learning can keep you mentally occupied and stop you from becoming oversensitive.
Sociable and generous, you do well in people-related activities. Mind-broadening travel can be especially positive and bring you many new contacts. Possessing organizational skills and being adventurous, you also have the ability to make money. By applying the needed self- discipline, you can bring out your marvelous potential.
As dynamic and charming as you can be, sometimes you may become insecure, withdrawing to isolate yourself. By reconnecting to your intuition and idealistic vision, you soon return to being enthusiastic and creative.
From childhood you have been practical, analyzing situations in order to understand and improve them. After the age of twenty-four, as your progressed Sun moves into Libra for a thirty-year period, there is an increased need for partnership and relating. Your creative abilities are enhanced and you may develop any latent musical, artistic, or literary interests. Around the age of fifty-four you reach another life turning point as your progressed Sun enters Scorpio. This brings a strong emphasis on your emotional need for change, deeper awareness, and inner power.
DEGREE: 5°30’-6°30’ VIRGO
Star’s Name: Alioth
Degree position: 7°52’-8°52’ Virgo
between the years 1930 and
Orb: 2° 10’
Constellation: Epsilon Ursa Major
Applicable days: August 29, 30, 31, September 1, 2, 3
Star qualities: Mars
Description: a blue-white star located in
the tail of the Great Bear
PRIMARY STAR’S INFLUENCE
Alioth endows good judgment, a zest for life, and love of ease and comfort. Often you are broad-minded and inclined toward liberalism. This star imparts ambition to win, a competitive nature, and a constant need for activity. Alioth also imparts a talent for criticism and suggests that it should be used constructively.
Linked to your Sun’s degree, Alioth’s influence indicates an aptitude for business, sport, government posts, and dealing with the public. It can also stimulate thoroughness and the ability to exploit every situation, but warns against irritability and overconfidence.
• Positive: genuine, frank, endurance can overcome disappointment
• Negative: ruthlessness, egoism, de- structiveness, obstinacy, overcritical
Your Secret Self
With your wealth of knowledge, you often possess a special gift for the written or spoken word and inspire and entertain others with your ideas. Although you are stimulated by intelligence, an inner restlessness may encourage you to explore many avenues in order to avoid becoming bored. Sensitive and imaginative, you possess a strong desire for freedom, but may have to beware of becoming a self-indulgent dreamer who fails to make your grand plans a reality.
Since you can become very passionate when really interested in a project, it is important to find an activity you love, then do it well. If too impatient, you may become distracted and take action without thinking or making the proper plans. At your best, you are optimistic, enthusiastic, and able to fulfill your high promise.
Work & Vocation
Ambitious, with leadership abilities, you may fare better in a position of management or working for yourself. At the least, you need as much freedom as possible within a job to operate in your own way. In order to avoid monotony, variety and change are necessary in any occupation you undertake. Your people skills aid you in any career you choose, and your emotional understanding and innate wisdom could take you into the caring professions or work that helps others. Your keen intellect could also lead you to education, law, science, writing, or politics. Alternatively, your practicality and enterprise may find an outlet in business or manufacturing. With your imagination and creativity, and with the right opportunities, you also could be very successful in the world of music and entertainment.
Famous people who share your birthday include singer Michael Jackson, actress Ingrid Bergman, actors Elliott Gould and Jason Priestley, singer Dinah Washington, jazz composer Charlie Parker, French painter Ingres, film director Richard Attenborough, news anchor Peter Jennings, and choreographer Mark Morris.
As a number 29 individual, you are often highly intuitive, sensitive, and emotional. Your compassionate and understanding nature inspires humanitarianism and can encourage others to fulfill their hopes and aspirations. Although you are a true dreamer, the extreme sides of your nature indicate that you may have to guard against alternating moods. With a number 29 birthday, you need to be popular and may care what others think about you. The subinfluence of the number 8 month implies that you possess strong willpower and an ambitious nature. A need for self-expression suggests that you are imaginative and often seek emotional fulfillment. Although you usually appear ambitious and dynamic, you are often an idealist with a compassionate and sensitive nature. A need to be someone, however, may be the very thing that pushes you to be dramatic and claim center stage. Often there is a powerful desire to be original and establish an individual identity.
• Positive: inspirational, balanced, successful, mystical, creative, intuitive, powerful dreams, attention to detail, faith
•Negative: unfocused, moody, difficult, extremist, inconsiderate of others, isolated, overly sensitive
Love & Relationships
Charming and compelling, with a touch of the dramatic, you possess an enthusiastic personality. Often you are attracted to powerful people; however, you may need to avoid power challenges with partners. Women of this birthday are often willing to work hard to keep things comfortable and harmonious at home and in a relationship. Usually you are socially inclined and can make a good host or hostess. Often attracting more than one person and finding it hard to offend anyone, you can suffer difficulty in making relationship decisions.
YOUR SPECIAL SOMEONE
Your chances of finding happiness and a loving partner are increased with those born on the following dates.
Love & friendship: Jan. 2, 3, 6, 9, 10, 11, 21, 27, 31, Feb. 1, 4, 7, 8, 9, 25, 29, Man 2, 5, 6, 7, 17, 23, 27, Apr. 3, 4, 5, 15, 21, 25, May 1, 3, 13, 19, 23, 30, June 1, 11, 17, 21, 28, July 9, 15, 19, 26, 29, Aug. 7, 13, 17, 24, 27, Sept. 5, 11, 15, 22, 25, Oct. 3, 9, 13, 20, 23, Nov. 1, 7, 11, 18, 21, 30, Dec. 5, 9, 16, 19, 28 Beneficial: Jan. 11, 16, 30, Feb. 9, 24, 28, Mar. 7, 22, 26, Apr. 5, 20, 24, May 3, 18, 22, 31, June 1, 16, 20, 29, July 14, 18, 27, Aug. 12, 16, 25, Sept. 10, 14, 23, Oct. 8, 12, 21, 29, Nov. 6, 10, 19, 27, Dec. 4, 8, 17, 25
Fatal attractions: Feb. 24, 25, 26, 27
Challenging: Jan. 15, Feb. 13, Mar. 11, Apr. 9, May 7, 30, June 5, 28, July 3, 26, Aug. 1, 24, Sept. 22, Oct. 20, 30, Nov. 18, 28, Dec. 16, 26
Soul mates: Jan. 9, 29, Feb. 7, 27, Mar. 5, 25, Apr. 3, 23, May 1, 21, June 19, July 17, Aug. 15, Sept. 13, Oct. 11, Nov. 9, Dec. 7