Gemini Zodiac Sign
Gemini Zodiac Sign, the third astrological sign in the zodiac, falls between 60°to 90 of zodiac circle and the symbol is represented by the twins. The element of this sign is Air. Ruled by the planet Mercury, which is the planet of knowledge, learning, teaching, mainly money, writing books, publishing and allied; related with ‘Buddhi’ the “Intelligence” which as the name of ruling planet Budh (Mercury) indicates.
Native-born between the period May 20 to June 20 have Gemini as sun sign as per western Sayan system.
An important aspect to be taken into consideration regarding “Sun sign” (The Western Astrology) and ‘Moon Sign (Vedic Astrology) is; the latter is important and more accurate than Sun Sign because Moon, as described in ancient texts as (Chandrama Manso Jaatah) (चंद्रमा मनसो जातः,); which means the mind and the emotions, whereas the Sun represents soul, which cannot be touched or predicted.
Mercury is also known as the messenger of Gods that rules over currency flow, trade, and merchants. Thus, Gemini’s purpose is often tied to expediting communications and democratizing access to information and resources. The Mercurians gain enormous satisfaction when being able to move freely, with many active outlets for their restless nature. Being talkative, they are masters in conversation and maybe great teachers or lecturers, with endless sources of information to draw from. Just like the nature of Mercury itself; Gemini natives are very unpredictable and restless.
With regards to astrological aspects, Gemini rules over the shoulders, arms, and hands. Internally, over the lungs. Those with the sign of the twins prominent in their birth charts will need to care for their lung health by protecting themselves from lung infections and irritations.
Their careers need to occupy their kinetic intelligence and keep them busy enough to utilize their restless energies. Such jobs where they can communicate, teach, and facilitate understanding between people are the best choices for Gemini natives. This could manifest in many professions, especially those where the analysis and translation of details is a key feature.
Like all the air signs and the very nature of AIR, Gemini needs novelty, activity, movement, and space, so it will not be content for long in the same location, unless of course; that location is a library full of information to study and absorb! Mercury, and the signs it rules are connected to transportation, so Gemini jobs may involve a lot of travel and operating vehicles.
Since Gemini is ruled by Mercury; the planet of language and communication, a natural potential is found in language translation. Gemini native is multi-lingual naturally, they would have great satisfaction in facilitating understanding. Other versions of this talent could also be fulfilled in studying linguistics, as well as speech therapy. Writing in all its forms is a natural fit virtue for the Twins, as authors, journalists, and play writers. They also enjoy refining manuscripts, making editorial and proofreading work. Geminis have an interest in communications technology and can be found producing many forms of media like film, television, and online news platforms. Mercurial folks are innately social and entertaining, which draws them to organize and even perform at artistic events themselves.
Since natives from Gemini Zodiac Sign are great multitaskers, they may be a good receptionist, a personal assistant to a prominent person.
Lastly, being a “Jack-of-all” is often a theme in the lives of folks from the sign, so it wouldn’t be surprising to learn that they aspire to follow many of the vocations on the list, perhaps, even so, many at a time!
Some sources of weakness or potential blind spots for Gemini Zodiac Sign are rooted in their great strengths. These folks are known for their facile mind and intelligence, but this can lead them into a tendency to be overly intellectual. They may lean too much on encyclopedic knowledge and need to learn how to process, assimilate, and apply this information in a tangible, embodied, and useful way. With keen, curious minds, they may have a short attention span, wanting to dance on the shiny surface of discovery, rather than committing to learning one subject with depth.
In classical astrology, Mercury was assigned rulership of both Gemini and Virgo. Gemini Zodiac Sign was thought to be the diurnal/day home of Mercury, an adaptive air sign that allows Mercury to be as fluid, curious, and analytical as it likes to be when placed there. After the moon, Mercury is the fastest planet in the Solar system and goes retrograde most often, giving it the reputation for being erratic, changeable, and unpredictable.
Children born under this sign will be nurtured and well-resourced if they are guided to breathe deeply, have patience, and concentrate on one task at a time as much as they can, before dashing off to the next attraction.
Gemini Zodiac Sign Compatibility
In astrology, when it comes to compatibility, it’s important to go more minutely than even the Moon sign into consideration, as other planetary cross-connections are necessary for telling the whole story in all kinds of relationships. Hence, the matchmaking is generally done on a constellation level.
|Male native constellation||Female native constellation|
|Mrug, Ardra, Punarvasu||Rohini|
|Mrug, Ardra, Punarvasu||Magha, Purva, and Uttara
|Mrug, Ardra, Punarvasu||Swati, Vishakha|
|Mrug, Ardra, Punarvasu||Revati|
The Lucky colors for Gemini Natives
It would be Yellow and Blue.
The Gemstone recommendation for Gemini Sign is an emerald to be fixed in Gold.
To be avoided by Gemini Natives for any new venture, Travel, wearing new clothes, etc.
Hindu calendar dates 2, 7, and 12
(Nakshatra) Constellation: Swati
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