Gemini is the third sign of the Kaal Purush chart (Natural Zodiac Wheel). It is ruled by Mercury.
Let’s read what does the classical text says about it first.
BPHS: The sign Gemini rises with its head. It is signified by a couple (male and female) who are holding a mace and a lute. It is a biped sign with an airy element. It resides in the West direction, and strong at night. It signifies villages and is of windy temperament. It has an even body having green grass color. (Ch 4, Shloka 9).
Complete Description: Gemini is one of the three airy signs of the zodiac. It covers the 60° to 90° path of the celestial longitude of 360°. The planet Mercury rules over Gemini. No planet gets exalted in Gemini, however, some learned Astrologers are of an opinion that Rahu gets exalted in this sign. It is a dual sign represented by the Male and Female but signifies Male qualities. It also represents the West direction. It is of Windy (Vata) temperament. Its Varan (Caste) is Shudra (Serving Class). It’s a Nocturnal sign which is strong at the night time. It has an average ascension. It signifies places where performing artist, dancers, singers reside. Places of sexual enjoyment, casinos are also represented by Gemini. It’s an Ubhayodaya sign.
Characteristics of Gemini: The people having Gemini Ascendant or Moon sign are of dual nature, who are indecisive, and confused most of the times. They have very impressive orating skills. They are exceptionally good at performing arts be it dancing, or singing. They try and enjoy the places they visit by exploring them to the depth. A flair for writing can never be ruled out for Gemini people, as they can easily pen down the thoughts of others in an expressive & impressive manner. They can be outspoken at times, but not with an intention to hurt others. They make good friends to be with. If they have full control over their thoughts and action, they can prove to be an asset to the society. They are good at housekeeping, have shy nature, but very good at gossiping.
“A day without laughter is a day wasted.” ― Charlie Chaplin
Positive Traits of Gemini
Negative Traits of Gemini
Numbers: 5, 3
Colors: Green & Light Yellow
Auspicious Signs: Aries, Taurus, Virgo, and Libra