Mercury transit in Aries will happen on 25th April 2020. In this Mercury will move from Pisces to the next sign of Aries at 2:25 AM on 25th April 2020 and shall stay in this sign till 9:25 AM on 9th May 2020
A small Caution in present times of lockdown
We wish here to caution all, especially those in whose birth chart Mercury is afflicted, debilitated, or retrograde and under conjunction or malefic aspects of Mars. Since the lord of Aries is Mars and Mercury under evil aspect or association of Mars can during this transit cause troubles. During these days of lock-out, you all are advised to strictly follow the law and order rules and never offend the authorities. Take great care of your health and that of others.
The sign of Aries is a fiery sign, and it represents zeal, aggressive behaviour, ability to achieve something, impulsiveness, straightforwardness, competition, going ahead, progressing, etc. Now understand some of the main traits represented by Mercury which are communication, preaching, education, networking skills, analytical abilities, friends. Now when Mercury transits in Aries, it can give aggressive and forceful speeches, can offend people due to aggressive and impulsive speech and actions, etc. This transit is favourable for investigative reporters, criminal lawyers, attorneys, etc.
Mercury transit in Aries – effect on different Zodiac Signs?
The overall general results of this transit of Mercury in Aries for different Zodiac Signs are explained below. Suggest please read the same as per your respective Zodiac Sign / Moon Sign. This can give you some idea regarding the behaviour of planets during this Mercury Transit in Aries from 25th April 2020 to 9th May 2020.
Mercury transit in Aries – Impact on Aries ascendants
For Aries ascendants, the lord of 3rd and 6th house Mercury in 1st house represents the self, map of your entire life, personality, attitude, mind, mental health, emotions, thinking ability, memory, and skills, etc. You will feel like communicating effectively with all, especially through social platforms. The harshness of speech can cause problems in relations. Politicians will forcefully put forward their views. Those in business may feel irritated because of present-day conditions. Keeping the communication channel open with spouse will give peace of mind.
Impact of Mercury transit in Aries on Taurus ascendants:
For Taurus ascendants, the lord of 2nd and 5th house Mercury in 12th house represents some house of losses. These could be loss of wealth or peace of mind, expenses. Further it can affect foreign lands, and foreign residence, isolation, higher realms, hospitalization, and spiritual pursuits and transformations, etc. Be careful with your speech and eating habits during this transit. You may feel like opening up and disclose your best-kept secrets resulting in some troubles. Meditation can bless you with intuitive knowledge. Writers will flourish and get recognition.
Mercury transit in Aries – Impact on Gemini ascendants
Gemini natives will have the lord of 1st and 4th house Mercury in 11th house of gains, networking, friends, elder siblings. It also means house of fulfillment of desires, hopes and wishes, social groups, etc. It will be a time to gain through your network-circles. Those in real estate business and stock breakers may succeed in receiving held-up payments. Some irritation maybe there mainly due to present-day conditions and inability to materialise goals.
Impact of Mercury transit in Aries on Cancer ascendants:
Cancer ascendants will have Lord of 3rd and 12th house Mercury in the 10th house of action, career, duty, reputation, status, public image, relation, and communication with father, government, etc. Politicians and authority heads will have the opportunity to effectively spread their messages to people. Those in the police and enforcement department may become too forceful in getting their orders followed. There is a danger of losing work.
Mercury transit in Aries – Impact on Leo ascendants:
Leo ascendants will have the Lord of 2nd and 11th house Mercury in 9th house. This represents house of luck, philosophy, religions, pilgrimage, teachings of the father. It also means house of foreign travel, higher studies, etc. Be polite in speech while dealing with father, fatherly figures, mentor (Guru) and religious heads, etc. Gain may come through writings and religious lecturing. Elder siblings, if any, will be instrumental in realizing your goals.
Impact of Mercury transit in Aries on Virgo ascendants:
Virgo ascendants will have the Lord of 1st and 10th house Mercury in 8th house of sudden changes, accidents, occult and secrecy, research, digging, relations with in-laws, joint assets, taxes and secret policies of government etc. You may utilize this spare time in learning about occult science. There can be sudden events regarding your career and work. Mystics, astrologers, Tarot card readers and religious and spiritual gurus will have more clients.
Mercury transit in Aries – Impact on Libra ascendants:
Libra ascendants will have lord of 9th and 12th house Mercury in 7th house of marriage and partnerships, contracts, deals, business, trading, other people etc. Delays in finalising some business-related contracts and deals may cause some anxiety and dissatisfaction. Business deals with foreign countries may also face some delays and uncertainty. Your communication skills will be very useful. Long-distance travelling may be delayed.
Impact of Mercury transit in Aries on Scorpio natives:
Scorpio natives will have lord of 8th and 11th house Mercury in 6th house of difficulties, obstacles, disease, litigation, debts, enemies, service, small animals, divorce etc. Transit of the 8th lord in the 6th house can be somewhat favourable and can give hope of resolving certain issues in the near future. Poor and underprivileged people will have to face some serious problems. Enemies can suddenly cause some obstacles.
Mercury transit in Aries – Impact on Sagittarius:
Sagittarius natives will have lord of 7th and 10th house Mercury in 5th house of children, intellect, love affairs, education, romance, ancient texts, past life Karmas, speculative pursuits like the stock market, lotteries, cinema, TV, acting etc. There can be some change of job, work or place. It is time to learn through creativity. Actors, dancers, gamblers, may have a chance to perform. Lack of romance may irritate lovers.
Impact of Mercury transit in Aries on Capricorn sign:
Capricorn ascendants will have lord of 6th and 9th house Mercury in the 4th house of home and homeland, childhood memories, mother and mother’s nourishment, peace of mind, vehicles, early school education etc. It is a favourable time for all those working from home. Staying home and exercising social distancing will save you from catching the disease. It is time to pay back to your mother through service and care for all the nourishment she gave you till date.
Mercury transit in Aries – Impact on Aquarius sign:
Aquarius ascendants will have lord of 5th and 8th house Mercury in 3rd house of communications and ability to communicate, neighbours, writing, journalism, skills, sales, public speaking, younger siblings etc. You will be able to come up with original ideas for writing. Journalists, TV reporters, and investigators will have a favourable time. Logic and communication skills will be useful more during this transit.
Impact of Mercury transit in Aries on Pisces ascendants:
Pisces ascendants will have lord of 4th and 7th house Mercury in 2nd house of savings and assets, speech, mouth, family and family lineage, food and eating habits etc. Singers and public speakers have the best time to prepare and practice for forthcoming events. Bankers and financers may have to put more efforts, but still have dissatisfaction.
Note: These are the probable effects or results of this transit based on the overall general principles of Vedic Astrology. The actual results depend on your actual birth chart depending on the actual position of mercury & sign of Aries including other factors like aspects, Nakshatras, Dasha, and conjunctions, etc.
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