Gemini is the 3rd Sign of the Zodiac. Lovers of talking, Gemini individuals love to interact with others, and are found to be very sociable people. Also, being intellectually inclined, Gemini-born love to gather as much information as they possibly can, and they will also, without hesitation, share this information with their loved ones, as this gives them much fun. Most Gemini-born are versatile, lively, quick-witted and enthusiastic people, whose company is rarely boring. Gemini-born would choose the career that keeps them busy enough, and one that offers ample opportunities to communicate. Gemini are also skillful and talented, when it comes to work involving their hands and gross motor skills, but they don’t usually prefer repetitive tasks. Thus, the careers, which demand new ideas, plenty of communication and fresh, new approach are ideal for Gemini. Career options for Gemini may typically include- Teaching, Sales, Writing, Presenting or Emceeing, Inventing, Acting, Product Development, Journalism, New casting, Radio Jockeying etc. However, this very need for the new and fresh may make the Gemini-born a tad unreliable and shifty. Geminis are known to have dual personalities or double-minds, which frequently makes them wavering in their desires and choices. Gemini are also discredited for being low on concentration and listening skills. Nonetheless, in their closest relationships, Gemini-born are seen to be loyal and faithful. When in love, Gemini are versatile, entertaining, inquisitive and stimulating. They also take a good care of the needs of their family. At all levels in a marriage, Gemini-born stand for equality, so female Geminis may pursue their careers, even after having children. Geminis also have many friends, and they are alert and watchful to the needs of their friendships.
Ruling planet : Mercury
Element : Air
Quality : Mutable (= flexibility)
Symbol : The Twins
The Symbol denotes : Keenness, wavering attitude, duality, communicative approach, innovation and swiftness
Characteristics : Positive, Masculine, Duality
Noteworthy qualities : Intelligence, expressiveness, eloquence, idealism, resourcefulness, courage, tolerance, generosity, responsiveness.
Undesirable personality traits : Restlessness, verbosity, effusiveness, trickiness, shiftlessness, waywardness, impulsiveness, lack of concentration, exaggeration.
Birthstone : Emerald, Jade and Green Onyx.
(The gemstone is suggested considering Aries as the Ascendant/Lagna Sign. To know your Ascendant/Lagna Sign, click here.)
Birth Colours : All shades of Green
Other lucky colours : Pale blue and pink
Lucky Numbers : 5, 14, 23, 32, 41, 50
Compatible Signs : Libra, Aquarius
Lucky Day : Wednesday
Deepest need : Communication
Quality most needed for balance : Thought that is deep, rather than being superficial.
Detriment : Jupiter
Exaltation : The Moon’s North Node (Rahu)
Fall : The Moon’s South Node (Ketu)
Associated Flowers and Plants : Ferns, lavender, lily of valley and all kinds of nut trees
Best Sign/s for marriage and/or partnerships : Sagittarius
Anatomically Gemini corresponds to : Nervous system; upper ribs, collarbones, shoulder blades; bones in the upper arms, forearms, wrists, and hands; veins coming from the shoulders, arms, lungs, and rib cage; arteries carrying blood to the lungs, rib cage area, shoulder and arms.