MERCURY IN 3RD HOUSE Of Your Yearly Horoscope
Mercury in the 3rd house of Solar return chart suggests a strong, inquisitive mind with a thirst for knowledge.You could spend a lot of time reading, writing, studying, or communicating.
If you are attending school, learning may tend to be tedious and involve the memorization of numerous details.
Interpreting Mercury’s aspects and assessing the mental conditioning reflected in the chart can give you a better idea about what type of information is significant and its purpose during the coming year.
All types of information can be important. Significance is not limited to educational material.
Realizations and resurfacing memories can have major ramifications. It is possible that the information you receive at this time or have received in the past is false. You may be misinformed or even lied to.
Mercury in the 3rd does not guarantee that the information you gather will be correct. There may be inconsistencies between what you are told and what you intuitively feel. It will be your task to assess what is truth and what is fiction.
Mercury in the 3rd house of Solar return, can suggest that the rational thinking processes are stronger than feelings.
When the interpretation for the Moon, (and/or Pluto), appears to conflict with the interpretation for Mercury, emotions and rational thoughts may seem to contradict one another. You may be torn between what you know or hear and what you feel in your heart or sense intuitively. If you are very stressed, unconscious needs may surface. Negative feelings, obsessions, compulsions, phobias, and extreme anger may defy rational control.
Your mental attitude during the Solar return year is very important.
Mental illnesses, (especially depression and anxiety), are also negative influences which can affect one’s ability to think clearly.
These very negative manifestations correspond more closely to an individual’s negative behavioral pattern than to any one specific astrological pattern in the solar return chart. Although stress may be suggested by the solar return chart, disease is not. Those who are intimately and enthusiastically involved in life experience few problems. For them, great excitement rather than stress fuels their thinking processes.
MERCURY IN THE THIRD HOUSE OF TRANSIT HOROSCOPE
Mercury should be pretty happy transiting your third house, since the two have much in common.
This transit will give you an excellent few weeks for brainstorming, transmitting your message in an effective way, mastering a new skill, or beginning your novel.
Unless Mercury is retrograde, you should be firing on all intellectual cylinders. If you need to take an important exam, now could be a good time, since your memory will probably be sharp and your critical skills at a peak.