MERCURY SEXTILE JUPITER
This is an easy aspect showing cooperation between two planets which leads to opportunity. It has a positive blending effect on the planets. Sextiles are considered a "soft" or "easy" aspects that reflect the planets involved. They have a way of delivering you an opportunity. It's as if the phone is ringing or there is a knock at the door. Again, it is your choice to answer the opportunity. Opportunities can reveal themselves under the strangest of circumstances.
It is important to understand that Mercury rules the reasoning and conscious mind that forms conclusions. Mercury is intellectual, enjoys learning, teaches and is communicative. Jupiter is lucky, adventurous and abundant. It is also very benevolent, generous and philanthropic. Jupiter also rules religion and higher education. So you see, both Mercury and Jupiter are all about learning and teaching.
Mercury sextile Jupiter bestows an optimistic approach to Life. It can make you happy-go-lucky in your mindset, which means that if you make up your mind that you are lucky, then you will in fact, be lucky. Whatever the mind dwells on with this aspect, so shall it be. Whatever the emotions and thoughts insist on entertaining, then Life will flow in that direction. This is an education, learning and intellectual input type of aspect. Become hyper-aware of what you choose as input into your brain. Higher-learning and multi-cultural studies are heightened.
This aspect enjoys intellectual pursuits and will seek knowledge and information in fun and adventurous ways. This might include going to libraries, bookstores, museums or even traveling to places where there is much learn. In fact, those who have this aspect in their natal chart will often do well in school (grades 1 - 12) and will go on to do even better in college. They might even travel to far and distant places to learn. There is a philosophical outlook on most things. There is also the possibility that law is an interest.
There aspect is drawn to multi-cultural studies, which might include travel to foreign places, foreign cuisine and even writing and publishing on a world-wide stage either blogging, websites or even publishing a book. This is an expanded desire to communicate on a global level in a global forum. Mercury naturally rules Gemini, the teacher of grades 1 -12 and Jupiter naturally rules Sagittarius, the teacher in colleges and universities. So you see, Mercury and Jupiter are natural born teachers, which means this particular aspect is strongly attracted to teaching no matter if it involves standing in the front of a classroom or teaching through some other means. The desire to share knowledge and information is strong and 'intuitive'.
The home is even a place of intellectual stimulation, where one may have their own personal library in the home or when this aspect shows up as transiting the chart, then an individual may care to take a load off and kick back with a great book. This aspect serves as inspiration to read, learn, enjoy and share.
This aspect also bestows an optimistic approach to Life. Again the best part of this aspect is if you make up your mind that you are lucky, then you will in fact, be lucky. Whatever the mind dwells on with this aspect, so shall it be. Whatever the emotions and thoughts insist on entertaining, then Life will flow in that direction. Now click the graphic for your Sun Sign below and go read today's Daily Horoscope, plus your Monthly, Yearly and Generational Horoscope.
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