- Orbital cycle: 88 days
- Retrograde cycle:Approximately a four-month cycle; retrograde for three weeks, every four months.
- Qualities: Neutral
- Key words: Communication, decision making, planning, intellect.
- Represents: The messenger, the connector. Logical and reasoning abilities. Left brain, logical processes. Communication, transportation, movement, dexterity, writing, thinking, language, ambiguity and duality.
- The expression: Establishes connections between different concepts. Explores duality.
- Psychology: Linear and logical thinking.
- Impulse: Expressing perception and intelligence through skill.
- Need: Connect and learn.
- Address: Géminis, Virgo
- Symbols: Children, mobile objects, messengers and messages, vehicles and means of transportation, communication tools.
Key questions: What are my intellectual and communicative strengths? What are my intellectual and communicative weaknesses?
Your characteristics are the of Géminis, sign that governs; is versatile, intellectual, insightful, reasonable, argumentative and an excellent communicator.. This planet stimulates the mind, but it can turn us into argumentative and critical, nervous and tense (all the possible features of Virgo) to which this planet is also associated. Mercury is the communication, structure and trade planet. Hermes or Mercury is known as the god of communication, who quickly flies, who passes on information and for this reason is also the god of commerce.
It also represents intellect, decision making and social relations.. Mercury is also linked to commercial or mercantile matters and personifies events linked to human interaction.