Beware of the Pratyantar dasha of Mercury as it transits in Libra
Planet Mercury in Vedic Astrology
The planet Mercury is placed closest to the Sun among the nine planets. In the Hindu Vedic astrology, Mercury is known as Budh, i.e. cleverness and intelligence. Therefore, Mercury represents wit, humor, and intellect in an individual. It is a highly beneficial planet. However, it can turn malefic depending upon its placement. In October 2016, Mercury transits in Libra on 21st October.
Mercury's Pratyantar Dasha
The planet Mercury will transit into Libra zodiac sign on the 21st of October 2016 and remain there until 9th November 2016. On 9th November itself, it moves into the Scorpio zodiac sign. Expert astrologers believe that due to Mercury or Budh’s Pratyantar Dasha, some major changes are foreseen in all zodiac signs! Learn how this transit affects your zodiac sign…
Stay calm as hurrying things will be futile. Arians need to make sure they have understood all requirements and then go about doing their tasks. Listening to what everyone has to say is important but they must take their own decisions. There will be confusions but you need to tune out the noise and listen to your inner voice. Romantic relationship with the spouse will be good. However, it is best to avoid arguments in the family or it can be blown out of proportion. Work towards maintaining harmony.
This is a very romantic period for the Taurus. They will have time to please their beloved with romantic conversation and dates. But avoid rudeness else romance will fly out of the window! Arguments are normal in any relationships so take them in your stride. Concentrate on your goals and don’t get distracted by others’ goals. Listen to your elders and spend sensibly. Avoid spending on Junk.
It is a time of exploration for Geminis as they have interests apart from their work. It is a good time to dabble in share markets as well. But be careful as work performance might suffer. However, appreciation will still come your way. Don’t indulge in bad mouthing anyone and when required to give advice, do so truthfully.
Issues in your personal life will arise. It will keep you dissatisfied but you need to concentrate on your goals. Ensure no one raises a finger about your work. Be clear in thoughts and speech so that people get your intentions right away. There will be disagreements with your decisions. You will be prone to laziness and delay chores. But work towards completing them.
For Leos, Mercury is positioned in their 3rd house and enjoys being there. This means this will be a good time for communication and networking. It is the best time for you to accomplish your endeavors. While arguments will arise in the family, it is up to you to resolve them. It is a great time for travel and profits will come your way.
For Virgos, this is the best time to make financial decisions. What to give and what to take is all in your hands. New purchases are on the cards and in-laws might share good news as well. Progress is in sight and will knock at your doorstep soon. The Mercury Transit in Libra is a great time for Virgos. However, health should be looked after and positivity is required.
You will work at super-speeds and complete tasks in record time. However, while lady luck favors you and you accomplish all your endeavors, hurrying about is not a good sign. Decisions must be thought through before committing. Personally, life is beautiful and there are no worries in sight. Expenses need to be controlled and excess of anything is bad. Legal matters can be sorted outside of court so no point in complicating conversations.
Health will remain an issue and expenses on health might surface. If you owe money to someone, return it soon. Your behavior may seem weird to others and they may be uncomfortable with you around. Your enemies may try to harm you and you might be disturbed mentally. You need to concentrate on your beloved and try to strengthen this bond.
For Sagittarius, Mercury transit in Libra is a good phase. All endeavors will be accomplished that are pending. Success is sure. Friends will help a lot. Romance will be renewed too. Wealth is on the cards but you need to control the ego and anger. Wear your humor on your sleeve.
Capricorns will get lucky during the Mercury transit in Libra. Professionally, they will win respect and accolades as well as personal relationships will be happy. Your decision-making skills will be admired by all and you will be recognized for your efforts. Communication is important, especially with family members. Try to hear them out as well.
Mercury is positioned in the 5th house of Aquarius and it is the lord of its 8th house as well. Plus, for Aquarius, the 9th house is friendly with Mercury. Hence, this is a great phase for Aquarians. However, beware of losses. But nothing good or bad is foreseen. Visit a Lord Shiva temple.
Marriage will see tiffs and arguments. But this is normal so no point in reading into it. There will be stress but nothing too serious. Money incoming is possible. Unmarried folks will be surprised by friends.