Doing what it takes to get through
When the Sun is in Capricorn, people are conservative, deliberate, dignified and determined. In the Northern Hemisphere, it is winter, after all -- and everyone needs to make it from here to Spring. Consequently, actions and attitudes are frugal, methodical, organized and steady. The mood is serious, practical, responsible, and prudent.
Under Capricorn's Sun, people focus on interests like their public reputation, professional accomplishments, career direction, the accumulation of status and prestige, and the honor they hold in the world's eyes.
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They are also concerned with authority issues, social and business positions, matters of public image, and their dealings with institutions like governments and corporations. It's a sober time ... without much flash and dazzle -- but a lot of solemn, sensible stuff gets done when silly distractions don't get in the way.
Under stress with the Sun in Capricorn, people are depressed, pessimistic, and unapproachable. Their outlook turns lonely and fearful -- often without real reasons to feel this way. Relationships can be critical, unsympathetic, cynical, humorless. Even people used to handling life's drudgery can be remote and intolerant ... and feel especially burdened by the responsibilities they have to handle.
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The Sun in General -- Your Essential Self of Power, Will, Vitality and Ambition ---> The essence of you -- In Astrology, The Sun represents your basic core identity. It gives information about the qualities of your ego, your individual self-expression, your self-image and your sense of personal identity.
When the Sun is in Capricorn ---> Doing what it takes to get through -- When the Sun is in Capricorn, people are conservative, deliberate, dignified and determined. In the Northern Hemisphere, it is winter, after all -- and everyone needs to make it from here to Spring. Consequently, actions and attitudes are frugal, methodical, organized and steady. The mood is serious, practical, responsible, and prudent.
* Born with the Sun in Capricorn -- The Capricorn Character ---> Reputation is everything! -- If there's a party animal anywhere in your character, it comes from somewhere other than your Capricorn energy. The Capricorn part of you was born sober, and grown up, and knowing how to behave. That Capricorn part of you wouldn't tie one on or wear a silly paper hat at gunpoint. There's bound to be a camera somewhere in the room ... or a lurking reporter. Or the local gossip.
* The New Moon in Capricorn -- Capricorn Energy in the Creative Process ---> The last of the Earth Signs -- Ah, Capricorn!! The last and most action oriented of the Earth Signs. Things that are nurtured and earned in Taurus, tended to and perfected in Virgo ... are finally established and solidified in Capricorn.
When Mercury is in Capricorn -- Your Intellectual Self in the Sign of -- Professional Focus and Public Life Interests ---> Thinking turns serious ... When Mercury is in Capricorn, ideas are cautious, conservative and serious. People think about prestige, reputation, and honor for professional accomplishments. This energy is deliberate and disciplined.
When Venus is in Capricorn -- Your Resource Manager and Inner Partner -- In the Sign of Status and Public Service ---> Relationships that last -- When Venus is in Capricorn, people are careful, conventional, prudent, and practical in their relationships. They emphasize qualities such as dignity, persistence, stability, self-control, and meeting responsibilities.
When Mars is in Capricorn -- Your Action Self -- In the Sign of Status and Public Achievement ---> In for the long haul When Mars is in Capricorn, actions and attitudes become conservative, disciplined, and well-organized. People are steady, controlled, and persistent. This energy has patience and a great capacity for endurance.
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