Gemini Decan 3 ~ June 11 to 20 (20º-30º)

Gemini decan 3 is ruled by the Sun and Saturn (Aquarius Triplicity) which happen to be the two most authoritarian gods of the solar system. The high and mighty Sun is a fitting co-ruler for this section of the ecliptic. The solar king shines through the Hunter, Dove, Bull’s Horns and the Charioteer from June 12 to 20. Gemini decan 3 is absolutely jam-packed with bright and fortunate stars. It contains one arm of the Milky Way and is home to the Great Orion Nebula. This super-rich realm is known as the star nursery.

This is a multi-talented, multi-tasking, multi-faceted super-parent who wants it all and does it all. Like tropical Gemini, this decan has two sides to it and each one is just as forceful and strong as the other. On the one hand, we have the peaceful dove and the nursing goat. This hand is the life-giver, a birthplace of stars, the ever-nourishing Milky Way that flows from the breast of Nut the sky goddess. On the other hand, we have the hunter, the destroyer of life, the mighty warrior, the potent phallus. This decan can signify the battle of the sexes or more positively, the sacred marriage between the god and the goddess, Heros Gamos….(Continued in eBook.)

Media Gods & Business Tycoons

The tarot card associated with this decan is the 10 of swords. As I stated in the previous decan, unfortunately, the air signs are stuck with the swords suit as representing them so the imagery is not going to be so positive. We must remember that these cards must be read slightly differently when associated with the decans as they will show the lessons learned in other lifetimes and karma that may have already been paid back. With the 10 we have come to the end of a cycle, so it is likely that these souls are very old indeed.

This card is the end of the line and the darkest hour before dawn, which goes very well with its Saturn rulership. Karmically this life is is about releasing. “Peace is on the way and an end to suffering. However, you cannot just lie there and expect it all to be done for you and to you. Recovery depends on your letting go of and saying goodbye to the way you have been living and coping with things. Change is needed on every level for you, as what you have been doing up until now has not been working. ” ~ Teachmetarot This is the area of the super-media gods, their lives are always dramatic, living on the threshold between life and death…..(Continued in eBook.)

Gemini Decan 3 ~ Fixed Stars

Gemini 20º 57’ ~ Bellatrix in the left shoulder of Orion the Hunter 1.7 *
Gemini 21º 51’ ~ Capella the mother goat on in Auriga the Charioteer 0.8
Gemini 22º 10’ ~ Phact in Columba the Dove 2.8
Gemini 22º 24’ ~ Mintaka in the belt of Orion the Hunter 2.5
Gemini 22º 33’ ~ Beta Pictor in Equuleus Pictoris the Painters Easel 3.9
Gemini 22º 35’ ~ El Nath on the tip of the northern horn of Taurus the Bull 1.8
Gemini 23º 28’ ~ Alnilam the central star in the belt of Orion the Hunter 1.8
Gemini 24º 41’ ~ Alnitak in the belt of Orion the Hunter 2.0
Gemini 24º 47’ ~ Al Hecka on the tip of the Southern horn of Taurus the Bull3.0
Gemini 26º 25’ ~ Wazn in Columba the Dove 3.2
Gemini 28º 34’ ~ Polaris on the tip of the tail of Ursa Minor the Little Bear 2.1
Gemini 28º 45’ ~ Betelgeuse in the armpit of Orion the Hunter 0.5
Gemini 29º 55’ ~ Menkalinan in the left shoulder of Auriga the Charioteer 1. 9
 * Magnitude. Star positions for the year 2000.

Ascendant Gemini 3

10 Of SwordsBellatrix 20º “Great courage, but a tendency to fight futile or lost causes if it is not well aspected.” [8]
Capella 21º “When Rising its natives will be curious about all things and have an impatient eagerness to hear anything new. But care must be taken lest the native be overly anxious and take terror at even trivial bits of new information. When Setting; the curiosity of the native may lead him to reject and insult the underlying mores of the society in which he lives. The result could be the ill will of the populace, leading to death or injury from actions of the people, or even (especially if aspected by malefics) death by public execution.” [6]
Orion’s Belt 23º to 24º “When rising, Alnilam, together with Alnitak and Mintaka, portend irreligious and treacherous individuals. … in a female chart, any of these three stars rising…portend a shrew.”[2] “ Legacies, love or dissipation, gravity and austerity.”[7b]
Betelgeuse 29º “Placed in the angles, preferment, luck, success and everlasting fame are promised.” [1]

The ascendant gives the purest expression of the decan’s energy since no planets will colour its expression. The ascendant is also the relationship axis, so the influences above will play out mostly in how the subject relates to others. With Gemini decan 3 the capriciousness of Marie Antoinette stands out. This iconic woman didn’t have Capella setting, but the loss of face (In her case head) gives us a picture of what can happen when the hubris of this decan goes to one’s over-elaborated head. Even though it doubtful that Marie Antoinette ever said “Let them eat cake” it does sum up how out of touch this decan can get with the common folk. Even those who start out from humble beginnings can become fame junkies and end up totally spaced out with their success.

On the positive side is the desire to experiment which fuels great creativity and sometimes genius. These folk love try as many different techniques and philosophies as possible and crave intellectual challenges. One could never accuse these folk as being closed-minded and they will entertain even the most far-out conspiracy theories. Relationships are where they will tend to get bored, so they will want an entertaining partner who is open to experimentation, in and out of the bedroom. Some Gemini 3 risings can be very loyal if they find another multi-personality, capricious minded mate otherwise the temptation to stray can be hard to resist.

ASCENDANT 3 EXAMPLES: Johannes Kepler, Marie Antoinette, Fidel Castro, Henry Kissinger, Theodore Roosevelt, Orson Wells, Michael Caine, Burt Reynolds, Helen Mirren, Julianne Moore, Sandra Bullock, RuPaul, Billy Connolly, Ben Stiller, Mickey Rourke, Lindsay Lohan (DD rated), Lady Gaga (DD rated), Irene Cara (Fame!!), Bruce Springsteen, Pamela Anderson, Patsy Cline, Ricky Martin, Kelly Osbourne, Sam Cooke, Susan B Anthony, Janet Farrar, Edie Sedgewick, Jeff Stryker, Timothy McVeigh, Fernand Leger, Le Corbusier, Robert Oppenheimer, Arthur Conan Doyle, Buzz Aldrin, Alios Alzheimer, Gordon Ramsay, Voltaire, Steffi Graf.

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Sun Gemini 3

Bellatrix 20º “Vacillating, changeable, indecisive in business, mechanical ability, riches and honor but final ruin, blindness by accident, disease, extreme sickness, fevers or violent death” [9]
Capella 21º “Vacillating, changeable, too loquacious, quick speech, misunderstood and criticized, martial honor and wealth.” [7a]
Mintaka 22º “ Discreet, cautious, somewhat changeable. “[10]
El Nath 22º “Ecclesiastical preferment, honor through science, religion or philosophy”[11]
Alnilam 23º “Rash, headstrong, surly. If also culminating, military preferment and gain. ” [9b]
Orion’s Belt 23º to 24º “Notoriety, good fortune, lasting happiness” [7b]
Al Hecka 24º “Suspicious, reserved, studious, unfavorable for health and especially for the lungs, aptitude for military enterprise and stratagems but danger of deceit and ambushes.” [12]
Betelgeuse 29º ”Interest in and ability for occult and mystical subjects, acute diseases, fevers, honor and preferment ending in final ruin.” [1]

The Sun here is certainly vacillating! The reason though, could be because of the native’s insatiable curiosity. They also say curiosity killed the cat which in practice means these folks find themselves scuttling away from many a scrap. The rich selection of stars found in this decan mean that many different fates are open to them, the problem is settling for just one. Gemini is good at juggling many options though, and will keep people guessing until the very last minute as to their final choice. In a way, this ability to change roles and moods swiftly means that they are able to slip out of impending disaster just in the nick of time. Yes, this cat has nine lives also, which is just as well. Since the Sun rules this decan (according to the Chaldean system) it is actually really strong here in leadership, sometimes too strong, which means it will make enemies.

The native has the gift of the Gemini gab and can be your classic used-car salesman depending which of the stars are the closest. Some of these folks are far from charming and attract a love or hate following. Gemini Sun 3 generates a great deal of optimism and they have a youthful vigour that lasts well into old age. The more surly among them can get very cantankerous in later life though, so it helps if they have a ‘good twin’ partner to smooth out their rough edges. In the arts, Gemini Sun 3’s experimental brand of creativity produces innovative designs. Their products tend to be more striking, rather than classically harmonious. This is because they like to mix together colours, flavours or even people that shouldn’t really match, just to see if they can! This approach is brilliant, bordering on genius when it does work, but horrendous when it doesn’t, hence the very mixed fate of this decan in terms of its success.

Sun Gemini 3 Examples: Donald Trump, George H.W Bush, Jean-Marie Le Pen, Benazir Bhutto, Edward Snowden, Jay Rockefeller, David Rockefeller, Wallis Simpson, Paul McCartney, Boy George, Brian Wilson, Tupac Shakur, Alison Moyet, Johnny Hallyday, Lionel Richie, Nick Drake, Demis Roussos, Paula Abdul, Errol Flynn, Gene Wilder, Nicole Kidman, Kathleen Turner, Courtney Cox, Peter Dinklage, Juliette Lewis, Chris Morris, Amanda Lear, Lana Del Ray, Igor Stravinsky, William Butler Yeats, John-Paul Sartre, Salman Rushie, Anne Frank, Diana Mitford, Alice Bailey, Steffi Graf, Venus Williams, Lennon/Ono Davison.

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25 thoughts on “Gemini Decan 3 ~ June 11 to 20 (20º-30º)

  1. My North Node is at 22°12′ Gemini. Which star should I look to for primary influence (among the many of this decan)?

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