Mercury Retrograde 2020

Mercury Retrograde Dates 2020.

17th February until 10th March 2020

18th June until 10th July 2020

16th October until 3rd November 2020

Mercury Retrograde happens 3 times a year. Approximately 3 weeks each time. Mercury appears to move backward through the zodiac.

Mercury rules communication, travel, contracts, electronics, technology and clear thinking.

Avoid making any major decisions when Mercury is Retrograde. As mercury Retrograde is associated with confusion, delays and frustration. Travel plans could go awry. So when Mercury is Retrograde, remain flexible, read all contracts carefully before signing. Double check all your travel plans before you leave home. Backup your computer. Keep an eye on your car, [lights, brakes etc.] You could lose things. Projects stall. Schedules get screwed up. Mercury Retrograde is a great time to take some time out to rethink your life purpose and make plans for the future after Mercury has gone Direct.

Astrology. The Sun.

The Sun in Astrology.

Astrology is a science based on a map of the heaven at the time you were born.

The Sun in the your Astrology Chart is a symbol of your individuality, shows your main expression and indicates the reason each person has taken this incarnation. The hearts desires. The inner Self.

The Sun’s position by house [which can only be known if the birth hour is given] indicates the place of activities.

The House the Sun is in shows where you will shine in life. It is the life and heart of the horoscope.

When looking at the birth chart, first look to the Sign the Sun is in, and then go to the House position the Sun is in..

When a Planet is in the 1st, 4th, 7th and 10th House, it is strong in that House position.

When a Planet is in the 2nd, 5th, 8th and 11th House, it is weaker in that House position.

When a Planet is in the 3rd , 6th, 9th and 12th House, it is weakest in that House position.

The Tarot Card that represents the Sun in the Tarot is Key 19, the Sun .

If the Sun and Moon are harmonious to each other then the life will be harmonious.

When they are placed in Signs and Houses inharmonious to each other, you may look for some conflict between the subconsciousness and the inner life of the person.

In Astrology, the Sun is the ruler of Leo. Whenever the Sun is in the Sign of Leo, it is Strong or Dignified.
If the Sun is placed in the opposite Sign of Aquarius, it is Detriment and the solar vigour and vitality are somewhat lessened by this position.
If the Sun is placed in Aries, it is Exalted and this is the strongest Sign position for the Sun.
If the Sun is placed in the Sign opposite to Aries which is Libra, it is in it’s Fall and this is the weakest position for the Sun.


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