Gemini (May 21 – June 20) aka “The Entertainer”
- Gemini is the 3rd of the 12 signs in the astrological zodiac, which begins its cycle late spring in the northern hemisphere.
- Gemini is symbolized by the dual sign of the playful twins.
- It is one of the 3 zodiac signs under the air element
- Since Gemini is the first air element of the zodiac sign, its like the first gust of wind to circulate the communication winds of change.
- Under the influence of Gemini, we will all be incline to spend time with friends and focus on changing the world.
- The ruling planet is Mercury.
- Mercury is the planet of information and technology
- The planetary messenger
- Gemini is one of the 4 mutable signs.
Gemini Personality Traits
- The Gemini is most happy when they are sharing ideas and concepts with someone.
- Communication is the key element of this sign.
- Curiosity is the key characteristic of this sign.
- Fun and entertainment are remedies for the eternal loneliness of the soul, and the hardships life is sure to deal every now and then.
- Creative and loves intellectual stimulation.
- Tends to hate boredom and learns to make their own fun early in life.
- May have shallow knowledge of any subject because they often don’t feel the need to scratch more than the surface of something before becoming bored.
- If a situation is not going their way in any aspect, they will leave it without hesitation.
- This can make them seem rude and selfish.
Strengths of a Gemini: Intelligent, adaptable, agile, communicative, informative, connected
Areas that need help: Talkative, exaggerating, deceptive, cunning, superficial, inconsistent.
3 Types of Gemini
- Born at the end of May – The sun is in the beginning of Gemini. Then you are very communicative, rarely quiet or discreet. You enjoy cheering people up and getting their attention. Usually found in the middle of a party.
- Born in the beginning of June – The sun is in the middle of Gemini. That means you constantly want to enjoy life, be with friends, and satisfy curiosity. That’s enough to make you happy. you are also prone to be well-versed.
- Born in the middle of June – The sun is at the end of Gemini. Then you’re quite relentless, jumping from this to that, initialing conversation, and soon switching them. You have a hard time concentrating but that doesn’t worry you. The third part of the sign is mutable, and so is the quality of Gemini. Then those born with their sun here are the most typical Gemini, showing traits clearly.
Stones and gems
The Zodiac sign of Gemini includes six stones: agate, chrysoprase, citrine, moonstone, pearl and white sapphire.
In addition to the Zodiac stones, tiger’s eye is listed as the Planetary stone for Gemini and emerald as the Talismanic Stone.
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