May 29 Zodiac Birthday Signs – You project a friendly, easygoing, and magnetic charm, which attracts people to you and may prove to be one of your finest assets. This birthdate implies that you have a way with people and can be very popular, with your wit and astute observations. Nevertheless, the more doubting or indecisive side of your nature may be hidden from others, who may not see your sensitive vulnerability.
A double influence from Mercury, your Sun sign and decanate ruler, highlights your conversational skills and indicates a versatile and expressive personality. Being multitalented, you find yourself interested in different subjects but may scatter yourself in too many directions. You can be determined and single-minded, however, when you have a definite goal that utilizes your strategic skills and enterprise. You need only apply the self-discipline and persistence imparted by this birthdate to bring out your wonderful potential, but there is a danger of distractions too enticing to turn down. Avoid the temptations of overindulgence and guard against a tendency to worry needlessly or scatter your energies.
When positive, you are able to express the joy of life, and this may stimulate an interest in the arts, particularly writing. A natural talent for drama may encourage you to see life as a stage where you can act out your many personalities.
After the age of twenty-three, when your progressed Sun moves into Cancer, you are likely to become more sensitive and security-conscious, with a strong accent on your home life. When your progressed Sun moves into Leo, around the age of fifty-three, there is a strong need for self-expression and assertiveness, which will stimulate your sociability or leadership skills.
DEGREE: 6°30’-8° GEMINI
Aldebaran, also called Al Dabbaran, the Follower; Ain
Star’s name: Aldebaran, also called Al Dabbaran, the Follower
Degree position: 8°48’-9°45’ Gemini between the years 1930 and 2000
Constellation: Alpha Taurus
Applicable days: May 28, 29, 30, 31, June 1, 2
Star qualities: Mars/Mercury/Jupiter
Description: a giant rose-red star, located in the left eye of the Bull
PRIMARY STAR’S INFLUENCE
Aldebaran is one of the four Royal Stars or Watchers of the Heavens and therefore is considered of prime importance. It bestows high aims, honor, intelligence, eloquence, and integrity. You are often courageous and can achieve a position of responsibility and good fortune. In many cases, however; success can be short-lived. This star imparts sharp, impressive speech and the ability to discuss and debate. It also bestows a tendency toward argumentativeness and self-destruction. Other warnings from this star concern jealousy from others, or making enemies, and damage to the eyes.
Linked to your Sun’s degree, this star bestows extraordinary mental energy, providing the ability to get on with life and achieve through considerable determination and persistence. Alde-baran also indicates success, especially in dealing with the public. This star grants the ability to think big and undertake or concentrate on large projects. One important warning about Alde-baran is that fame or success may have a price or sacrifice attached to it. The most beneficial influence of this star is a strong preference for study, writing, and educational reform.
• Positive: theological aptitude, love of hermeneutics, expressiveness, popularity
• Negative: notoriety, lack of focus, anxiety
See Appendix for additional fixed star readings.
Your Secret Self
You possess an inner nobility and pride and have an intrinsic business sense. Money is something that can cause uncertainty in your life, particularly as you may experience fluctuating circumstances having to do with employment or finances. Although you can be very successful, you have an extravagant streak; be careful to budget or make long-term investments and savings plans.
If you feel limited, you may find better opportunities by taking chances or traveling farther afield. This also suggests that variety and change stimulate and inspire you to achieve. Through cultivating faith, you can learn to depend on your own resources and conquer recurring doubt. You can occasionally have a turn of fortunes by trusting your strong instincts. This enables you to take a gamble in life and win.
Work & Vocation
Your versatility and need for change or mental stimulation indicate that you should avoid careers that are too routine. Being naturally charming and socially aware ensures your success in any people-related occupation. Your easy way with words could enable you to be an author or a lecturer, or to excel in sales. If drawn to business, you are likely to take a creative approach and may be successful as an agent or in the world of travel or tourism. The more theatrical side of your nature may find fulfillment through performing or politics, and you are likely to work hard to support a cause that interests you. Similarly, your originality may find successful expression in art or music.
Famous people born on your birthday include former U.S. president John F. Kennedy, comedian Bob Hope, singers Latoya Jackson and Melissa Etheridge, and actress Annette Bening.
As a number 29 individual, you have a powerful personality and extraordinary potential. You are highly intuitive, sensitive, and emotional. Inspiration is the key to your success story, and without it you may experience lack of purpose. Although you are a true dreamer, the extreme sides of your nature indicate that you may have to guard against alternating moods. If you trust your innermost feelings and open your heart to others, you can overcome your tendency to worry or use your mind as protective armor. Use your creative thoughts to achieve something special and unique that can motivate or be of service to others. The subinfluence of the number 5 month indicates that you benefit from thinking independently. Knowledge increases your confidence and powers of persuasion. With an eye for detail, you keep your thoughts to yourself and prefer the role of the observer.
• Positive: inspirational, balance, inner peace, generous, successful, creative, intuitive, mystical, powerful dreams, worldliness, faith
• Negative: unfocused, insecure, nervous, moody, difficult, extremist, inconsiderate, overly sensitive
Love & Relationships
Sensitive and idealistic, you are also charming and romantic, with a poetic heart. You find it easy to make friends and captivate people with your friendly personality and creative talents. Restless and nervous, however, you can be indecisive about how you feel in relationships. As you are likely to become bored easily, you may be interested in different people simultaneously. Although you are able to make great sacrifices in your love life, you can also run cold or become overly serious. Nevertheless, you are very generous with the people you love and when positive can be highly entertaining. You are often looking for a partner who is sensitive and understanding and who has faith in your abilities.
YOUR SPECIAL SOMEONE
You might find a partner who is caring and loving among those born on the following dates.
Love & friendship: Jan. 21, 25, 30, Feb. 19, 23, Mar. 17, 21, 30, Apr. 15, 19, 28, 29, May 13, 17, 26, 27, 31, June 11, 15, 24, 25, 30, July 9, 13, 22, 23, 28, Aug. 7, 11, 20, 21, 26, 30, Sept. 5, 9, 18, 19, 23, 24, 28, Oct. 3, 7, 16, 17, 22, 26, 29, Nov. 1, 5, 14, 15, 20, 24, 27, Dec. 3, 12, 13, 18, 22, 25, 27, 29
Beneficial: Jan. 5, 13, 16, 22, 28, Feb. 3, 11, 14, 20, 26, Mar. 1, 9, 12, 18, 24, 29, Apr. 7, 10, 16, 22, 27, May 5, 8, 14, 20, 25, June 3, 6, 12, 18, 23, July 1, 4, 10, 16, 21, Aug. 2, 8, 14, 19, Sept. 6, 12, 17, Oct. 4, 10, 15, Nov. 2, 8, 13, Dec. 6, 11
Fatal attractions: June 30, July 28, Aug. 26, Sept. 24, Oct. 22, Nov. 20, 28, 29, 30, Dec. 1, 18
Challenging: Jan. 2, 23, 30, Feb. 21, 28, Mar. 19, 26, 28, Apr. 17, 24, 26, May 15, 22, 24, June 13, 20, 22, July 11, 18, 20, Aug. 16, 18, 19, Sept. 7, 14, 16, Oct. 5, 12, 14, Nov. 3, 10, 12, Dec. 1, 8, 10
Soul mates: Jan. 14, 22, Feb. 12, 20, Mar. 10, 18, Apr. 8, 16, May 6, 14, June 4, 12, July 2, 10, Aug. 8, Sept. 6, Oct. 4, Nov. 2