Mercury in Sagittarius ♐️


Last updated on July 8th, 2022 at 10:21 pm

What does Mercury in Sagittarius mean?

It means that the intelligent, witty, communicative, talented, strategic, analytical planet of merchants Mercury combines with spirited, energetic, flexible, adventurous, rebellious, independent, philosophical, optimistic, mutable fire sign Sagittarius.

It also means that the significations of Mercury, such as courage, intelligence, wisdom, merchant skills, communication abilities, etc are expressed through the traits of the fire sign Sagittarius which embodies the qualities of humbleness, and kindness, valor, philosophical wisdom, and righteousness.

Mercury considers Jupiter, the ruler of Sagittarius neutral, which makes it an average combination in Vedic astrology. Therefore, Mercury in this sign is not damaged nor amplified by default.

With that being said, Jupiter becomes the guide to Mercury in this sign. Hence, the deeper outcomes of this combination are highly dependent on the condition and dignity of Jupiter in the natal birth chart.

Mercury in this sign is in 4th and 7th from its own signs Virgo and Gemini respectively. The 4th is a favorable quadrant house or Kendra Bhava which signifies peace of mind, thinking patterns, domestic happiness, nurturers, caretakers, mother, comforts, conveyances, real estate, homeland, traditions, etc.

The 7th is another auspicious quadrant house or Kendra Bhava which signifies balance, peace, harmony, partnerships, joint ventures, trading, marketplace, society, societal norms, compromises, etc.

It also means that Mercury in 7th is in the farthest sign from its own sign Gemini. In other words, it means that Mercury is completely out of its comfort zone.

When a dignified Jupiter supports Mercury in Sagittarius, then the missing of the comfort zone allows for greater evolution, prosperity, and success.

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Results of Mercury in Sagittarius

Optimistic & Flexible Communicators

The 9th zodiac sign Sagittarius is the most optimistic zodiac sign because the energies of the 9th sign signify faith and belief in humanity. At the same time, Mercury is the planet of communication and information transfer, both written and verbal.

Accordingly, individuals with this combination radiate optimism with their style of interacting with others. At the same time, they are also realistic, because that is what Mercury, the ruler of critical Virgo is all about.

The analytical traits from Mercury enable them to analyze each experience to produce better outcomes. With that being said they rarely get pessimistic even when going through negative periods, experiences, or debates.

In fact, they are exposed to difficulties and challenges often because Mercury is completely out of the comfort zone or far away from its own sign Gemini. In a positive light, this prompts them to become stronger and more resistant.

Instead of giving up, they take the best out of the negativity and learn from these situations in order to produce positivity.

In other words, they see opportunity in every difficult situation. When conditions become good, they are capable of making the most out of opportunities in order to grow and expand.

Their ability to see and feel the change is fueled by the mutable modality of Sagittarius. In fact, the intellectual character reflected by Mercury loves being in the environment of a mutable zodiac sign, which signifies adaptability, resourcefulness, and flexibility.

Change is inevitable and these individuals know it because they are blessed with flexible intellect. They have the ability to embrace changes and remain optimistic and levelheaded at the same time. Their optimism helps them to adapt to new conditions more efficiently.

Flexibility also influences their way of interacting with others. To be specific, they are not stiff and always respect liberty and freedom of expression. Hence, they always consider the voice of other people and give enough space for free expression.

With that being said, these natives are also very tolerant and always seek to understand the thoughts and ideas of other people.

A dignified Jupiter extends the auspicious effects to a great extent. That is because Jupiter is the planet of optimism, faith, and higher wisdom.

Not only that a strong Jupiter can empower these natives with more optimism, but also makes them faithful. When they are faithful, they have more belief in themselves and that everything will turn out fine in the end.

Using the heightened optimism, wisdom, and faith of a strong Jupiter, they are able to overcome all challenges while learning from them and becoming experts in their activity.

Most importantly, a dignified Jupiter ensures that they remain righteous, truthful, and honest while pursuing goals.

While they are righteous, they also motivate others around them with many uplifting comments. They always emphasize their expressions with uplifting words such as fantastic, great, amazing, brilliant, etc.

Their intonation of expression becomes also positive with the support of a dignified Jupiter. For instance, when they are busy and someone disturbs them, instead of responding aggressively they tell them that they would love to communicate after a while when they become free.

On the contrary, an undignified Jupiter greatly reduces the effectiveness of this combination. That is because a weakened Jupiter makes a person very pessimistic and unethical.

While they remain flexible communicators they rather seek selfish ways of prospering rather than uplifting those around them. Alternatively, with undignified Jupiter, their good intentions can be motivated by selfish ambitions.

Valorous Communicators

Unshakeable optimism requires lots of bravery which is luckily provided by the fire element of Sagittarius. Individuals with this combination of Mercury in Sagittarius have the guts and courage to resist negativity and persist to ensure positive outcomes using their communication, information transfer abilities, or speech.

At the same time, using their brave and optimistic interaction style, they empower and encourage other people around them. These natives are the ones who give energy to their surroundings with never-ending optimism.

This effect is reflected by the 7th disposition which signifies society and public image. With Mercury in Sagittarius forming this deposition, these natives prove to be very effective and active in front of society or coworkers.

In addition, Mercury aspects its own sign Gemini, which is the 3rd zodiac sign representing courage and communication. The aspect makes the significance of Gemini much stronger and more prominent. Mercury supports its own sign while displaying the qualities of a fiery and faithful Sagittarius.

Hence, this planetary combination makes a person very brave when it comes to expressing themselves. With that being said, they are not afraid to express their liberal ideas that are often different from the usual and conventional ideas.

When odds seem to be against them, their persistence enables them to prosper with their ideas despite the possible conflict of views. However, they rarely attract opposition because Mercury inspires them to take a soft and adaptable approach while proving their points.

Renowned & Influential

The 4th and 7th dispositions formed by Mercury in Sagittarius can potentially make individuals with this combination renowned in society.

Both 4th and 7th houses belong to Kendra Bhava or quadrant house group in Vedic astrology and are extremely auspicious supporting pillars in life.

The 7th disposition specifically is exactly the opposite of the 1st house of self and therefore denotes public image or reflection of self upon the society.

Religious truth & wisdom to bless your life

Keep repenting and repeating secretly in mind: "God is enough for me and I bear witness that there is no other worthy of worship than the Almighty Creator alone" for the joy and abundance of God to flow in.
(Surat al-Baqarah 2:163)

Whoever makes the Hereafter (aims for piety & righteousness to attain salvation) his/her goal, Allah (english: God) makes his/her heart rich, and organizes his/her affairs, and the world comes to him/her whether it wants to or not.
(Jami` at-Tirmidhi 2465)

And God is the most merciful and loving. The God Almighty said: By My might and majesty, I will continue to forgive them, as long as they seek My forgiveness.
(Musnad Aḥmad 11237)

And God protects the faithul more than a caring Mother protects her child.
(Sahih al-Bukhari 5999)

Do not perform idolatry, impiety, disrespect for parents. Never endanger lives (saving one life is like saving whole humanity). Do not commit theft, adultery, false witness (disregard all cruel conspiracies towards innocent believers), and do not envy.
(Surat al-An’am 6:151-153)

The Messenger of God [PBUH] used to stress charity in his sermons, and prohibit mutilation. But protect truth and believers at all costs.
(Sunan an-Nasa'i 4047)

There must be no racism, sects, tribes, or gangs amongst you, and take special care of women, and increased rewards get those who educate women especially who suffer in calamities.
(The Last Sermon, Riyad as-Salihin 278)

Holy Prophet [PBUH] raised the status of and established legal rights for women which were never present before, and protected them from harassment, and stressed duty and good treatment to mother. Also, completely prohibited injustice towards girl-children (unjust people used to get rid of them for financial reasons).

(Sahih al-Bukhari 3446, Al-Adab Al-Mufrad 5, al-Baqarah 2:228)

All people are practically beleivers if they believe in one God, The Prophets (some of them: Solomon, Moses, Jesus) and The Seal of Prophets (Muhammad) peace be upon them. That is, do not be quick to judge and leave judgment to God except when there is direct threat to righteous beleivers.

Muhammad [PBUH] was most akin to Jesus [PBUH], who is coming back, and the best of people will be under protection of Jesus [PBUH].
(Riyad as-Salihin 1808)

Some of The Last Words of God via The Last Prophet [PBUH]

Accordingly, individuals with this combination have the capacity to become renowned in society for their optimistic and flexible traits.

These natives give power to ideas, movements, projects, and more with their undefeatable optimism and intellect. That reflects their ability to become influential figures in society.

They always strive for creating balance, peace, and harmony by harnessing their communication skills using higher wisdom in public, or in their immediate environment.

SpiritualLy Wise

A dignified Jupiter as the planet of spirituality and higher wisdom extends these auspicious effects.

It is because of the faith, and righteousness provided by a strong ruler of Sagittarius that enhances their public image. When they are righteous, ethical, and truthful they become more trustworthy and naturally admired by the members of their society.

Moreover, with the higher wisdom provided by a dignified Jupiter, they become well versed in spiritual, philosophical, and other topics related to higher wisdom.

In fact, as Mercury is the planet of intellect, it significantly supports the attainment of spiritual wisdom. As a result of the combination of intellect and higher wisdom, these natives become very knowledgeable regarding topics that involve philosophy, spirituality, and ethics.

Moreover, they are great at expressing their wisdom through speech and written platforms. They make great public speakers of truth and ethics of life.

This knowledge enables them to explain their ideas and points of view with the support of philosophy and righteousness.

When combining their flexible way of communication with their heightened wisdom, they are able to make a more positive impact on society and initiate positive movements.

Their heightened spirituality and faith make them inclined to form more meaningful connections with people that give more meaning to their life as well.

These contacts who also have meaningful ideas backed by higher wisdom offer great support to these natives in undertakings that are related to good-natured goals.

Authentic Judgment

Their ability to influence the public must also involve righteous and authentic judgment which is provided by this combination of Mercury in Sagittarius. To be specific, Mercury as the planet of intellect gives an understanding of what is right or what is wrong.

They have the ability to analyze the behavior and motives of people and contrast it to the higher wisdom provided by Jupiter-ruled Sagittarius.

As a result, they are able to clearly distinguish moral from immoral and make decisions accordingly. This ability helps them to reach their goals more effectively by filtering out all negative and sinful people around them.

However, Jupiter as the planet of righteousness must be dignified to ensure that the native remains ethical and judges people from the perspective of universal truth rather than selfish beliefs or motives.

The one who passes judgments must be practicing what they preach. Otherwise, they have no authority given by God.

A dignified Jupiter also makes them devoted to divine powers as well as gurus who mentor them on earth.

Hence, people with Mercury in Sagittarius with a dignified Jupiter supporting it will have an excellent and authentic sense of judgment. While they express themselves, they always speak about honesty and truth. They will also follow the same ethics and will speak truthfully.

With that being said, they influence and lead society by a good example that sustains their philosophically wise words.

On the contrary, an undignified Jupiter makes them bereft of righteousness, ethics, and morals. In this case, they have no authority to pass judgments because one can not judge others while living a sinful life.

Lack of righteousness also takes away social support because the harmony becomes destroyed by hypocritical behavior and a bad example given by individuals with weak Jupiter to the members of their society.

Respects Traditions

The 4th disposition formed by Mercury in Sagittarius denotes domestic happiness, homeland, and traditions of a specific area.

As the energies of the 4th house are manifested through Jupiter-ruled Sagittarius, these natives are very respectful towards traditions, especially those which are sacred and involve practicing the truth.

The 4th also signifies thinking patterns which makes them great scholars regarding traditions and truth. That is to say, they have a great ability to grasp this kind of knowledge quickly and efficiently.

Prosperous & Comfortable

Both 4th and 7th dispositions are beneficial and supportive also from a materialistic point of view.

To be specific, the 7th represents trading, marketplaces, and partnerships. At the same time, Mercury is the planet of merchants that harnesses its intellect through Sagittarius to become successful in trading or joint ventures.

A dignified Jupiter as a guide to Mercury further helps them to become prosperous because it is the main planet of wealth.

Hence, with this set of combinations, individuals are able to excel by being honest merchants and competent traders which ensure abundant gains. With that being said, honesty and righteousness is the main key to prosperity.

The 4th disposition, in turn, signifies comforts, conveyances, and domestic happiness. Hence, when Mercury in Sagittarius is well supported by dignified Jupiter, these natives are blessed with sufficient gains to attain great comforts, conveyances, and a beautiful home.

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Classical Sources Used: BPHS, Saravali, Brihat Jataka, Lal Kitab, Yavan Jataka. References to The Last Word of God are included not to mix Sunnah Kitab or Quran with worldly science, but to offer the best cure for worldly issues. Always know that this science and the latest religious revelations are separated from each other for more than 5000 years. If you were to evolve from old Vedic science and adopt the latest religious teaching, the leap is worth more than 5000 years of human evolution. I am currently conducting theological updates on all articles, hence some errors may be there. All credit for increased wisdom goes to the best & brightest man who ever walked on Earth who is no other than the Greatest Blessing For Humanity & Seal of Prophets Muhammad ﷺ, and people who kindly taught me the Word of God. All glory to God Almighty.

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Martin Boldovski

All the articles are based on the information given by Ancient Sages as seen from various classical sources which are addressed to Vedic enthusiasts. My intention is to deliver this knowledge in the most original form possible, i.e free of blasphemy, with elaborated explanations which are supported by actual observations to help Vedic enthusiasts get rid of confusion and introduce the right guidance via The Last Word to get closer to God and attain inner bliss.

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