Birthday Number 7
Seven people are your natural born seekers and philosophers, those who seek truth and higher wisdom in all experiences. Seven people tend to have a naturally strong intuition, but often struggle with their emotions which can sometimes cloud their judgment unless they learn to work through their emotional sensitivities with honesty. Seven people are often highly intellectual as well and need to learn to balance that with their deep emotions so that they don’t become cynical or detached from others.
7 is a ‘magical’ vibration and is the number of the occultist and the esoteric. 7’s are secretive, mysterious, stand-offish, intuitive and introspective. An unworldly attitude means most 7’s need to be ‘protected’. The 7 vibration represents rest, contemplation, spirituality, sensitivity, sympathy and mastery. 7 is a number of the ‘mind’.
The 7 energy has very strong psychic tendencies and are natural healers with a core of inner-strength. 7 is the sacred spiritual number – ‘the energy of the mystics’. They are known to be quick-witted, sometimes with a dry sense of humor.
The aura of Number 7 differs with mystery and incomprehensibility. No wonder, that the typical representatives of this vibration are often called a “dark horse” or “unsolved mystery”. Quiet, calm, with a natural inclination to study themselves, becoming almost introverted, these people sometimes do not seem to be harmoniously developed. But in fact, they do not feel lonely or rejected. In many cases, their introversion is just a defense mechanism, which, incidentally, can be easily “switched off”.
Many people born under Number 7 are really volatile. Of course, this does not mean that they cannot manage and control themselves. Just now they were too quiet and even cold, and the next second – they are attentive, sociable and warm. It is possible that these people are in need of solitude more often, than the others. But it is easy for them to switch on the other – happy and cheerful – way. They feel equally well in any situation. Both: at home and outside of the family – life of those with Number 7 is a journey into the unknown. Their discoveries they are making almost every day. They are particularly busy thinking about the essence of being and about their own lifes.
The 7 vibration represents a special function of human life and indicates the amount of learning one must amass in the form of personal experiences known as ‘sacrifices’.
The first cycle of 7 deals with the physical process.
The second cycle from ages 7 to 14 is marked by the development of feelings and emotions.
The third cycle from ages 14 to 21 focuses on the spiritual energy. This is with the ‘light of spirit’ begins to dawn into a maturing consciousness.
The number 7 symbolizes humanity’s deep inner-need to find depth, meaning and spiritual connection. When the needs of food, self-expression, material and domestic achievements have been met, the 7 energy turns to the deeper levels of life – to learn, to educate ourselves and to find purpose. The 7 vibration must continue studying the quest of why they are here. 7 ask the bigger questions.
Emotional characteristics – It would be wrong to think that they are indifferent, heartless, cold, just because they are restrained. People of Number 7 have a very strong feeling, and they are very compassionate with their family and friends. Sometimes it is difficult for them to communicate with strangers, but they never lose their natural intelligence. Anyone who may decide to have friendship with this people, most likely will not be rejected. Moreover, he will discover an amazing and rare ability of Number 7 to give consideration to any life issue.
Carriers of the Number 7 are not only dreamers and mystics; they are also philosophers and pragmatists. However, looking for the meaning of life they are searching between familiar things. But when solving everyday problems they are actively using their own intuition.
In dealing with other people of Number 7 usually manifest themselves as an independent people with a strong personality. Presenting the traditional views in a familiar environment, many of them, however, reserve the right to keep their own opinion. Most of them will not just mechanically agree with the “party line”, produced by the majority – it is not their style. Intelligence of people with Number 7 cannot be locked in the “straitjacket”. They are sincere, and very honest, but faced with rudeness; they may show some completely different traits of character. This very honest, dedicated people, in pursuit of the truth may sometimes not even notice the feelings of others. Openly defending their opinion, people with the Birthday Number 7, however, are not fanatics. They certainly are able to perceive other people’s views and opinions. Discussing some difficult question, they allow themselves to joke (and they got an excellent sense of humor!), thereby making the stressful conversation easier. Their jokes are usually smart and in the same time peaceful so they easily disarm disputants.
A happy marriage with people of Number 7 is contributing to their loyalty, sense of duty, common interests and a responsible approach to raising children. Between parents born under Number 7 and their children there are often set very strong relationships, with the full reciprocity. This kind of parents is rarely making pedagogical mistakes: they do not make excessive demands on children and do not abuse their trust. However, they are taking seriously the responsibilities of parenthood, and are willing to go for almost any sacrifice for the sake of family welfare and happiness of their children.
People of Number 7 in most cases, have a good health – so they have a good chances to live a long lives. However, there are plenty of opportunities to expose this health to a hazard. In particular, Number 7 must avoid the various excesses. Stress and overloading may also lead to diseases. Communication with nature is particularly good and useful for people of Number 7. Also many of them are attracted to sports. And here they can become absolute fanatics – both: players and fans. In any kind of sports there are present some elements of the dramatic spectacle. It is seriously tempting for people of Number 7 – sport is an ideal area for them to escape from the problems of life.
In general, people of this Number are very reasonable. They rarely make serious mistakes in their lives. Sometimes, however, they are quite vulnerable in their love affairs, and some of them do not always get the pleasure they really deserve out of life, but just and only because many of them feel shy to “be rich, while someone is poor”. People with the Birthday Number 7 are honest, modest, and sensible, they have varied interests, good sense of humor. Therefore they usually have a lot of friends. Even in case life will touch Number 7 with its “shadow side”, yet they always are trying to do what they believe is right and necessary. Fortunately, they do not have any flaws in their characters that could have a negative impact on the spiritual and material condition of this people. Number 7 more often than the others is getting a chance for a stable life, full of achievements and satisfaction.
Your strengths – You possess a highly developed mind. It is your instrument for investigating the world and all its subjects. You are philosophically and spiritually oriented. You can and should specialize in one given field in order to make full use of your abilities and your natural intellectual gifts. You tend to be analytical and rational in your approach to relationships. Emotions are a cloudy and uncertain realm for you, which, very often, you do not trust. Emotional people are sometimes viewed by you as a bit immature or unpredictable.
You have excellent intuition. You should meditate and do some type of spiritual exercise in order to develop your intuitive talents. Once you have begun to trust your intuition, you will develop a sound faith. You should avoid taking anything at face value. Nor should you take excessive chances or gamble. You are not the type that should be given to reckless living. It tends to backfire quickly for you. You prefer to work alone and set your own pace. You tend to finish projects once started. Your interest leans to the scientific, technical and metaphysical.
Your challenges – You are very sensitive and feel deeply, but you don’t share your feelings easily and do not communicate them well. You like to spend time alone, but have to be careful not to become too withdrawn. You can be opinionated and stubborn. You must guard against becoming too analytical, cold-hearted and cynical. You can be highly critical and self-centered — traits that can lead to much unhappiness, especially in marriage, if you are not careful. Once married, you tend to be loyal and faithful.
Make the most of your gifts of mind without losing your heart in the process. Share your emotions with those you trust, and maintain long-lasting close relationships. This will balance your mental life and will be a source of great comfort.
Number 7 resonates with the vibrations and energies of the ‘Collective Consciousness’, faith and spirituality, spiritual awakening and awareness, spiritual enlightenment, spiritual development, mysticism, intuition and inner-knowing, wisdom, psychic, the esoteric, inner-selves, deep contemplation, introspection, eccentric, religion, thoughtfulness, understanding of others, natural healer and healing, secrets, myth, ritual, peace, poise, emotions and feelings, inner-strength, endurance and perseverance, persistence of purpose, the ability to bear hardships, quick-wit, the loner, solitary, isolation, long-sighted, the non-conformist, independence and individualism, intentions, manifesting and manifestation in time and space and good fortune.
Number 7 also relates to the attributes of mental analysis, philosophy and philosophical, technicality, scientific research, science, alchemy, genius, a keen mind, specializing and the specialist, the inventor, determination, the written word, logic, understanding, knowledge, discernment and discerning, knowledge seeking, study, education and learning, writing and the writer, evolution, stability, the ability to set limits, completion, refinement, stoicism, silence, perfection, chastity, dignity, ascetic, rigor, ahead of the times.
The Planet: Saturn
Tarot Card: The Chariot
Grey and Purple are colors that Number 7 will feel comfortable with. They are calm and soothing colors that reflect the desire of number 7 to blend in. Bold colors should be avoided by number 7.
Positive Character Traits: Specialist, inventor, loner, eccentric, thoughtful, spiritual, psychic, natural healer, inner-strength, quick-witted, wise, discerning, understanding of others, philosophical, endurance, deep contemplation, solitary, independent, mystic, psychic, keen mind, determination, individualist, knowledge-seeking, non-conformist, persistence of purpose, perfection, the analyst, thinker, science, learning, education, study, the written word, logic, alchemy, secrets, myth, religion, ritual, understanding, knowledge, isolation, chastity, dignity, the ‘Collective Consciousness’, genius.
Negative Character Traits: Negatively, the vibrations of the number 7 are morbidity and depression, inactivity, pessimistic, dependency and co-dependency, stagnation, lack of persistence, pride, narrow-mindedness, distance, arguments and being argumentative, misanthropic, resentment and being resentful, self-righteousness, unwilling and/or unable to share ideas and compromise, limitations and silence, morbidity, hypercritical, inactive, anti-social, silent, dependency, depression, stagnant, lack of persistence, pride, narrowness, distance, rigidity, argumentative, temper, morbid, misanthropic, unwilling and/or unable to share ideas.
7 in Relationships: Number 7 people are extremely romantic and fall head over heels in love easily. They have a tendency to declare their undying love in the very early stages of a relationship, and this can be off-putting for the object of their affections who may feel that things are moving too fast for them. Number 7 should try to keep their emotions in check and allow relationships to grow at a more sedate pace. This approach is more likely to allow number 7 to discover if what they are experiencing is love or is in fact a brief infatuation.
Number 7 are demonstrative in their affection and frequently express their love and devotion to their partners. Number 7 will need to be reassured and have their declarations reciprocated from time to time or they will become insecure and begin to doubt their partner’s love. In this situation number 7 should be honest about how they are feeling and let their partners know that they need to be appreciated.
The people who are most likely to be attracted to number 7 are those who find it difficult to express their emotions and feel that their inability can be compensated for by the more than plentiful abilities of 7. This generally is a good balance, but can lead to problems.
Number 7 often choose partners who are less dreamy than themselves, and are more gifted in practical matters, and again, this is a good balance.
Within the marriage or long-term relationship areas of life, 7 need a partner who understands, open-minded, supportive and self-aware. 7 can be whimsical, mystical, philosophical and prophetic at times, so a suitable partner would be someone who can relate to 7 worldly and spiritual views, beliefs and perspectives. They would also need to be good listeners and be willing to take on extra responsibilities and tasks that the 7 person may have overlooked or forgotten.
7 love deeply and generally seek to see the best in people … to seek out their inner-light.
As 7 can be quite colorful, eccentric and reclusive at times, an ideal partner would be someone who is happy to go along with their flights of fancy or who are prepared and will for their partners to indulge in their esoteric interests and adventures whilst they pursue other aspirations.
Those influenced by number 7 can sometimes seem aloof, uncaring, selfish and/or preoccupied with their own interests and ideals, and can get caught up in things that intrigue them, unable to grasp why everyone else isn’t as in awe as they are. Their ideal partner may be one who is happy to just nod and smile then leave them to their own devices.
Within a love relationship, an ideal partner for the 7 energy is someone who is interesting, intelligent, intriguing and analytical as 7 love learning new things and bouncing new ideas and theories with others. They are open to others’ opinions, but are inclined to pursue their own line of ideology.
7 sometimes find personal relationships hard to maintain as intimacy can be difficult.
Parenthood – Number 7 approach the duties of parenthood very seriously and are committed parents, and the necessity for commitment can make them take a more realistic approach to life. As parents, number 7 will do whatever is necessary to provide their children with what they need, but do this without over-indulging or spoiling their children. Number 7 parents have very strong affection for their children and they will be likely to have a close relationship with them throughout their lives.
The children of number 7 parents will appreciate the love and devotion that they receive and will usually choose to spend a great deal of time at the family home.
Home and Leisure – Number 7 enjoy outdoor pursuits such as mountain climbing as they love to see dramatic landscapes and enjoy the freedom from the harsh realities of their everyday lives. Sports in general have an attraction for number 7 and they enjoy escaping into the tactics and strategies required by many sports.
Number 7 are also frequently enthusiastic readers, enjoying all types of literature. Number 7 find books that give an insight into human nature to be particularly appealing and they will often be found reading non-fiction, history and autobiographies.
The homes of 7 will reflect their desire for harmony and peace. The furnishings and décor will be soothing and calming but not luxurious or extravagant. Number 7 will spend a lot of time relaxing in their homes and it is an important place for them.
Socializing is not a regular pastime of Number 7. They can find the effort to communicate quite stressful and may not find it easy to relax in large groups. Smaller social occasions with close friends are more likely to appeal, but even these will not be regular events.
Career- Intuitive, quick-witted and persuasive, you make a brilliant lawyer, comedian or debater. 7’s intellectual and studious personalities often pursue advanced academic careers. As they love to absorb information they usually require a great deal of private time to cultivate their knowledge. These reserved and analytical deep-thinkers make great mathematicians, engineers, inventors, scientists and doctors.
Number 7 are not driven by ambition and have no desire for excessive material wealth. They are hard-working and committed individuals, but they must feel that their hard work benefits the world at large, and not just themselves. For this reason, number 7 are often found working in voluntary organizations and the caring professions. For some Number 7 their desire for escapism could be met by a career in the travel industry as the opportunity to visit far-off places, combined with ensuring that others enjoy their holiday, can be a very rewarding combination.
Honesty and independence are admirable qualities found in number 7s, but these can cause difficulties in some working environments. Number 7 will never let a dishonest act or an act that offends their sense of integrity go unchallenged. This can lead to number 7 challenging their employers and creating an unwanted scene. It is important for number 7 to accept that there are some professions that require a certain amount of flexibility and that they may not be suited to careers in such areas of work. If they do choose a career in one of these professions, number 7 will need to refrain from challenging their employers if they wish to succeed.
Ideal Gift – Females with the 7 energy love anything ‘New Age’ – a crystal, pendulum, tarot cards and the like. They also enjoy reading so books (particularly self-help) are appreciated.
Males would love a new bicycle, computer software, CD’s and good wine.
Both sexes like to relax so a house cleaner for a month, a hammock or sun lounge for the garden, or renting a log cabin in the mountains for the weekend will go down a treat.