Last updated on July 19th, 2022 at 12:16 pm
What does Mercury in Taurus mean? It means that the intelligent, witty, communicative, talented, strategic, analytical planet of merchants Mercury combines with the stable, persistent, down-to-earth, realistic, reliable, generous, loving, fixed earth sign Taurus.
Generally speaking, the energies of Mercury are well harmonized in the sign of Taurus, which is ruled by its friend Venus. Hence, Mercury is dignified in the considered sign.
It also means that Venus becomes a guide to Mercury in this sign. Therefore a dignified Venus extends the auspicious results of this combination using its natural traits.
The auspiciousness of this combination is amplified by the fact that Mercury is in the 9th from its own sign Virgo. Herein the 9th is a benefic trine house or Trikona Bhava which signifies faith, higher wisdom, religion, philosophy, luck, fortune, destiny, and righteousness.
Mercury is also in 12th from its other sign Gemini which in the positive light signifies great imagination, profits from long-term investments, and the power to manifest dreams and aspirations. Positive results are extracted from this house because of the favorable positioning of Mercury in a friendly sign.
Results of Mercury in Taurus
Lucky & Fortunate
Taurus is the 2nd zodiac sign which represents wealth accumulation and valuable assets in general. That is why Taurus is ruled by the planet of luxury Venus.
At the same time, Mercury is the planet of merchants and intellect. As Mercury is dignified and strong in the friendly sign Taurus, it brings good results out of this sign.
In other words, this combination gives the ability to harness the heightened intellect in order to attain assets and valuable resources. Individuals with this combination are resourceful and knowledgeable about wealth and valuables. With this knowledge, they are able to build a solid and stable financial foundation.
The 9th disposition which signifies luck and fortune extends the auspiciousness of this effect. With a dignified Mercury in Taurus, individuals are generally lucky and fortunate, especially in matters of wealth (Taurus).
Therefore, not only that they know what is valuable, but also have the natural luck and charm that supports them in their undertakings.
Most importantly a dignified Mercury ensures that these natives use their intellect righteously and morally. In fact, righteousness is always supported by divine energies. The divine support is a great source of natural luck.
If Venus, the guide of Mercury, is dignified it further extends the benefic results. A strong Venus is a planet of luxury, comforts, and conveyances which blesses them with a lavish and hedonistic lifestyle.
A strong Venus also ensures that all the intellect, efforts, and brilliant ideas are manifested effectively and allows them to generate good results and attain the valuables and luxurious items that massively improve their lifestyle.
On the contrary, if Venus is undignified, it gives a tendency to become too materialistic which also means having less luck in undertakings. That is because greed and materialism are not supported by divine energies.
The 12th disposition formed by this combination signifies expenses and losses as far as financial matters are concerned.
However, as Mercury is strong in Taurus, it extracts positive outcomes out of the 12th disposition. First of all, individuals with this combination keep an eye on their expenses and strictly analyze their necessities.
This makes them financially extremely responsible. The analytical thinking of Mercury enables them to carefully analyze which expenses to keep and which not while ensuring the quality of life and not becoming too rightward. In other words, they possess great financial management skills.
The loss of the 12th disposition is also converted to gains with this combination. That is to say, they know how to spend(create losses) on matters that most likely bring them some return of investment or real value.
By real value, it is meant that whenever they spend, they make sure that it is rightful, justified, and help to develop their skills which in the long run result in gains.
If a dignified Venus guides Mercury, it indicates having enough resources to spend on luxurious items, vehicles, and beautiful homes. While spending, on luxuries, they still keep analyzing their expenses in order to avoid damage to their well-built financial foundation.
On the contrary, an undignified Venus indicates being financially irresponsible. While a strong Mercury enables them to gain, the inability to control expenses can lead to serious financial struggles.
What is more, as Taurus is a fixed sign, these natives are especially fond of fixed assets. These are valuables that have long-term value and can not be converted into cash quickly.
Real estate, property, land, intellectual property, and other valuables that grow value over time make the best examples of fixed assets. This is they convert losses into great profits and actual value.
If Venus is also dignified, it indicates having beautiful assets and valuables. This also includes having beautiful poems, writings, or artworks related to communication or information.
That is because Venus is the planet of beauty, art, and compositions. Hence, the refined artistic tastes enhance their wise investment choices which help to generate more value in the long run.
Humble & Charitable
The 12th disposition in a positive light also denotes spending on good causes, such as on charities. With a dignified Mercury in Taurus, these individuals are inherently charitable, kind, and humble while being financially prosperous.
In fact, a strong 9th disposition also endows them with good aims and motivates them to perform a variety of righteous deeds. It gives them desire to serve divine energies, faith, and truth.
Venus is a planet of justice that can greatly amplify this effect if dignified. Such natives are extremely justice-loving and when combining their charitable nature, they have a strong urge to start good movements and participate in charitable organizations.
Strong Venus also makes them more compassionate which gives them the motivation to chare a portion of their wealth with those who need it the most.
Highly Competent Merchants
In addition to that, Taurus is the universal zodiac sign of wealth while Mercury is the witty planet of merchants which proves to be extremely profitable regarding business ventures.
They also have a very complex mindset which helps them to become successful in the modern world of entrepreneurs. In fact, using their analytical thinking, they understand the functioning of the modern complex economic system.
Additionally, Mercury is also the planet of communication which becomes compassionate and pleasant in the sign of Taurus which is ruled by Venus. Hence, they may extend their success with their pleasant way of communication.
What is special about this combination is the 9th disposition which gives the motivation to integrate higher values and goals with the venture. With that being said, these natives have a deep desire to create something which adds real value to others, not only to them. In fact, they refuse in taking part in ventures that concentrate on selfish goals without providing real value to customers.
They have an inner desire to establish a business that deals with products related to beauty (Venus). These can be for example clothing, fashion, perfumes, jewelry, vehicles, or any other luxurious products.
Venus as the planet of beauty can be of great support here. If it is strong, it endows these natives with great artistic talents which help to prosper in areas that are involved with beauty, design, or luxury.
Dignified Venus as the planet of justice also gives them a desire to create an enterprise that can potentially make the world a better place for everyone by promoting higher values, righteousness, and morals. They integrate this message deeply into their product line or activity that subconsciously embeds to the minds of other people.
However, if an undignified Venus guides Mercury in Taurus, it indicates having more materialistic values than spiritual. Without having a higher meaning of their venture, they are prone to quit and give up quickly. The excessive thirst for materialistic values also blocks the ability to see the higher meaning of life.
Pleasant Communication Style
The way of communication of these natives is extremely pleasant and adorable. This effect is provided by various astrological reasons.
It is mainly because the 2nd zodiac sign Taurus signifies speech and way of speaking while the planet Mercury is the main planet of communication, both written and verbal.
Hence, the combination of two sweet benefic planets in a friendly way creates a person with a very beautiful style of speaking and writing. These natives always aim to encourage and empower others with their words.
In addition to that, they are fond of cheering up everyone around them with humor and positive compliments. They never want to cause sadness to others through their words, unless the situation requires.
Not only that their way of expressing their ideas is pleasant, but also very persuasive, influential, and instructive.
This is mentioned in the classical source Brihat Jataka that these natives give valuable teachings or lessons to others. They are also ready to give transfer their valuable experiences to others as a charity.
In Yavan Jataka it is boldly stated that the words of these natives are well heard, accepted, and considered. This reveals the special strength in the speech of these natives.
Namely, the way Taurus Mercury natives give lessons or instructions is backed by strength, reliable information, and honest reasoning making them well heard. This ensures that the instructions are actually practiced to make a positive change in the environment.
Taurus, which is ruled by Venus is the most hedonistic sign which in addition to luxury desires lots of sensuality. Mercury in this sign provides with the wisdom of romance, love, and seduction.
Hence, individuals with this combination make one of the best partners who know how to satisfy their partners well. They also how to seduce the partner and share love in the best way possible.
If Venus is dignified, their feelings and sensuality are greatly amplified as well which makes them especially attractive and irresistible.
The 2nd sign Taurus and house in Vedic Astrology also represent the facial appearance and speech of the native.
Hence, they are also skilled in pleasing the opposite gender with sweet words and gentle touches.
Most importantly, a strong Venus gives the ability to share love unconditionally, which is the most attractive and beautiful thing in the world as far as love matters are concerned.
On the contrary, weakened Venus indicates suppressed feelings of heart which can reduce the ability to give unconditional love and seduce their partners.
A Great Mentor
It is mentioned in ancient scripture, Brihat Jatak, that people with this combination are inclined towards guiding, teaching, and mentoring others. These are the people who constantly teach others and give guidance on what is moral and ethical. They do it in a tolerant and pleasant way.
The reason for that is proved by various indications in astrology. Firstly, the planet of Mercury holds a lot of wisdom of various topics, including the ones of morals and ethics. Hence, it is a planet of the correct way of thinking and acting.
In the sign of Taurus, which is ruled by a justice-loving Venus (2nd Guru besides Jupiter), makes people with this combination motivated to guide and teach others on how to act and behave properly in society.
In addition to that, they are also willing to give a lot of useful tips and tricks on how to become successful in work or entrepreneurship.
All of these traits prove that they have a high capacity to become one of the best mentors in the world.
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