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Spiritual Meaning Of Mercury In Gemini

Zoe Kramer May 24, 2023

The movements of the planets can have a lot to tell us about our lives and how they connect and intersect with others. Your birth chart can give you a snapshot of which intersections and alignments occurred during that particular day, but astrology doesn’t end there. Keeping tabs on celestial movements can be a useful way to gain a wider perspective. One of the transits that’s coming up is Mercury entering Gemini on June 11th. So here is the spiritual meaning of Mercury in Gemini and what to expect.

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First, it’s important to understand what Mercury’s placement means in astrology. Mercury is named after the Roman messenger god. Mercury presides over communication, travel, memory and coordination. So, changes in Mercury can affect the ways in which we communicate with others as well as our transit and travel plans. It also affects how we analyze, process and sort information. In other words, this planet can have a substantial impact on our lives, even if we don’t directly realize it. Geminis and Virgos have Mercury as a ruling planet, so if this is your sign, then Mercury can have an especially intense effect on you as it shifts.

Next, it’s necessary to understand what a Gemini placement entails. Gemini is represented by the twins. Some people interpret this to mean two-facedness, but this is not the case. Geminis are known for being sociable, curious and bubbly. This air sign is buzzing with ideas. Gemini energy is all about thinking out loud, breaking out of routines and exploring something new. There is a sense of speed, industry and business, but not always towards a singular goal. Instead, Geminis prefer to switch from one hobby or activity to the next, performing a sort of juggling routine.

Since Gemini is ruled by Mercury, this transit is something of a homecoming. Communication will flow quickly and easily during this time. This can make it the perfect time to make plans with friends, go out on the town and expand your social circle. It can also be a great time for pursuits that have to do with facts and data, such as IT and research.

However, while you may find it easier than usual to speak your mind, this might lead to steering down various tangents and losing the point along the way. It can be easy to become distracted, so try to keep focus on what matters most.

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Zoe Kramer has been writing for GRV Media’s student-centric website Freshered since October 2022 and is now also contributing to HITC. She graduated from Cardiff University in 2022 with a BA in Journalism, Media and English Literature. During her time in university, she worked for her student newspaper as well as completing an internship with a book publisher. She has also written and continues to write book and theatre reviews. She is excited to now be pursuing a career as a journalist and learning something new every day. In particular, she loves writing about student life, books, the Internet, and travel. Originally from the United States, she is enjoying living abroad in the UK.