All About Gemini Ascendants According to Vedic Astrology
The Symbol for Gemini Ascendants is ‘the Twins’. Their ruling planet is Mercury and the element is mutable ‘Air’. You are a Gemini Ascendant if, at the time of your birth, the Gemini sign was ascending on the eastern horizon.
General Personality Traits
This and That, Yes and No! They are two people with opposite conclusions and choices. They are a friend to themselves and their own worst enemies. Coming to a decision requires a whole chain of arguments and discussions inside their head. The logical side of their mind never leaves behind their creative counterpart. One moment they can be into something completely involved and another moment totally distant and disconnected. It’s not easy to be a Gemini ascendant. They can display different parts of their personality given in a particular time, situation, place and people around.
Meticulous and Diplomatic in Communication:
Gemini ascendants are signifiers of communication and Intelligence because they are ruled by Mercury. It is not surprising if a Gemini ascendant native is multilingual.
Their communication is excellent, charged and bold. They can make an impact on other people by the way they talk. They can do broadcasting and live events effectively and efficiently. They tend to speak fast when very enthusiastic because their brain dispels information too quickly.
Gemini ascendants are great orators. If they have to give a speech or address a mass crowd, they come well prepared, intensively researched and with an element of inspiring people.
When Intelligence is Spilling All Over in Awe:
This is not new. They are extremely intelligent people. The hunger for knowledge is a never-ending thing for Gemini ascendants. They read not just books or surf online but study other people too. They are quick learners and they have to be since they have such varied domains of interests and limited time. Connecting the dots is an unusual quality that they possess and while they are alone, they might get trapped into doing this mentally.
They can be a jack of all trades and masters of few. They know about politics, the environment, games, almost everything and anything going on in the world.
Curious and Inquisitive:
They have a childlike curiosity. They are mesmerized by the creation and find it quite wonderful to dig into its mysteries and how things work in general. They are curious about people too. They always have lots of questions. They love newness because it gives them an opportunity to explore a dimension unknown to them.
Witty, Happy and Humorous:
It’s a rare phenomenon to be happy by one’s own nature and Gemini ascendants are those rare people who like themselves. Even when a grave situation passes through their life, they get back to being jolly after some time. Their smiles and humour can go hand in hand. They can make fun of themselves and poke friendly jokes at others too. They are witty and quick to come up with a funny reply.
Being engaged in multiple types of activities is quite natural to them to be good at it. They might take up too many things on their plate and struggle to finish the work sometimes. Their mind needs various stimulations to keep them engaged. Expecting a Gemini ascendant to stick to one thing for a longer period of time is like killing their colourful soul.
There could be a long list of the places they want to go. Gemini is the zodiac sign of fun and pleasure, hence, backpacking is a normal pursuit, especially with friends. How can their pals be left out to witness an incredible time they are having? They are the ones whose social media page would be bombarded with pictures of their explorations and adventures.
Spirituality and Religion:
They want to explore all the religions and dive into spirituality. They have broad thinking and acceptance of variety. They do not form rigid ideas about any religion nor do they follow them blindly. They are just explorers. Spirituality is something they are keenly interested in. Being a social sign, these people gravitate towards the spiritual community and would not prefer to carry out spiritual activities alone.
They are negotiators and diplomats. Their convincing power is so smooth that the other party mostly gives in to them. They know it very well and sometimes can manipulate the situation easily.
Pleasures in Life:
Talking about fancy stuff, drinks, good fragrance, delicate and fine things in life – Gemini ascendant can be too pleasure-seeking. They can get trapped in the sweetness of their comfort zone, especially when they have a nice and soft bed to sleep on. On the contrary, they hardly enjoy a good sleep with so many things to do and addictive social media. Visiting good restaurants, partying out or in the house and entertainment sources have a magnetic pull for their senses.
Highly Imaginative and Creative Souls:
Their imagination is beyond the usual conditionings in society. Their creativity in whichever form has the power to awe others. They are open-hearted people, hence, the fixed mindset does not block their creative flair.
Adaptable and Versatile:
They are naturally changeable and adaptable. Being in so many boats, they surely know how to hop on each boat with ease. A new environment, be it social or physical, is not a problem for them. In fact, they enjoy it. They can blend in as well as stand out.
Recognizing Gemini Ascendants by their Physical Appearance
Their beautiful, sparkling eyes full of childlike curiosity and joy can captivate someone. They have pretty angular eyes. They have too much eagerness on their face. Fine hair, cute smile – gives them an adorable look.
They have very well proportioned noses. The body is usually slender, tall, flexible, athletic, and active. They can be trendy and keep changing their looks as it pleases them. They have cheerful facial expressions.
Relationships in the Life of Gemini Ascendants
They face a lot of fluctuations in their family life. Having an undeniable inclination towards being very communicative towards their mother, if they do not share a good relationship with her, it can take a toll on them. Their communication with their mother is more important than anyone else in the family.
They usually get a partner who is very philosophical and idealistic in his / her approach. Gemini ascendants would want their partner to stop imposing on them any of the fixed ideas they have for everything. They want to keep it light-hearted and fun. However, they try to communicate well with their in-laws and are mindful of it. They get attracted to marry someone who is very mature and resolved.
They love their children and make sure they get proper nourishment. They just want to do everything right for their children – be it education, personal development, independence quotient, social standing, fun, games, travels and creativity.
They have many contacts and friends. Their social network is quite strong and not only is beneficial to them but prove to be life-saving for their other friends. They also don’t like to get into unnecessary fights. When their friends fight among themselves, these guys don’t take sides as they can see through both perspectives.
A Gemini ascendant will have a bunch of friends in every city of the country and outside the country as well. They face a lot of enemies in their life. However, they are very smart and articulate in their approach while dealing with them.
Work & Career
Mercury is a planet of education, trade, communication, creativity and business, gives a Gemini ascendant multiple skills. Hence, with many talents, despite having a stable job, these natives would be constantly learning new things and be involved in their hobbies.
They are quick learners and good with short term projects. They are very wise and intelligent, especially in their career. They usually want to teach and share their wisdom with people in order to help them to evolve into better versions.
They become good teachers and preachers. They face a lot of competition in business & trade. They also benefit from share market and trading, however, their chart will determine how well they will do in this area or how much gains are in store for them.
They need to have a connection with their work to make it more purposeful. They simply can’t be tied down in mundane work. They are creative and can become good actors, directors, photographers, mediators, diplomats, business persons, counsellors, designers, artists, writers, teachers, spiritual healers and gurus.
Money and Wealth
Their money and wealth keep going up and down. At one time they will have a lot of savings and another time they will be broke. It is quite common with Gemini ascendants. Since they love independence, they always manage to find the money. They can face a lot of debts in their life too. They need to learn how to manage money wisely and not give in to temptations.
If you are a Gemini ascendant, you need to see what planets are there in your 2nd, 6th, 10th and 11th houses in the chart, as this can change the whole scenario of your wealth.
Blessed with good health and longevity, they are their own culprits in case of bad health. Their Mercurial mind makes them think so much that they might have some psychological issues. They might get speech-related problems but it’s not common. They are also mostly sleep deprived.
They face ailments related to hands, arms, fingers, lungs, infections and general weakness in the body.
What do Gemini Ascendants Need to be Careful of?
- You might get into too much gossip and arguments, especially when there are some malefic planets in your chart. Communication skill is a treasure that needs to be spent wisely.
- Giving in to indulgence is not very healthy. If you know how to start something, you should also know how to stop
- Be careful not to generate debts. It is advisable to save money first and then buy something instead of using your credit card(s). To maintain a separate savings account which you use in case of emergency.
- Keep all the electronics shut when you sleep, otherwise, you might get tempted to check Facebook or Instagram accounts. YouTube can be one of your severe addictions. Make sure these do not interfere with your sleep pattern.
- Change and variety are good, so is sticking to one thing for stability. Try to create a stable base for yourself and experimental things can go side by side. Having discipline and structure might seem boring but this is what serves in the long run.
The rising is not just personality. It sets the entire map of your life. It is the foundation of your life. What kind of family, education, career, marriage, children, your perception and perspective is going to be. Even your preferences and goals are according to your ascendant. It also depends on how the planets are situated in your chart, however, the basis of your life and the blueprint of your whole depending on what ascendant sign you belong to.