Effects of Mercury Mahadasha
Mercury has grass green complexion, is pure, a yogi, rajasic, and of skillful speech. It is of a happy disposition. It puts on green clothes. It is witty and likes jokes and laughter. Its vehicle is a lion with the trunk at an elephant. It is the son of the Moon. It is adaptable.
- Its RELATIONSHIP with other planets is as follows:
Friendly with Sun
Neutral to Mars
Inimical to Moon
- It is the KARAICA for the following:
Learning, eloquence, skill, maternal uncle, studiousness, Lord Vishnu, childhood, education, trade and commerce, truthfulness, mathematics, friends, consciousness, astrology, humor, speech and places of entertainment.
- It REPRESENTS the following:
(i) Arts and crafts, earth, prince, trader, a female eunuch, leafy trees, charms, birds, boy, partly wet cloth, playgrounds, October and November, race-courses, clubs, emerald, an alloy of metals, mixture of things, grass green color, north. Bheda (tact and diplomacy), paper money and broker.
(ii) Intellect, vocation, intelligence, writing, attention to details, training, discrimination (Buddhi), publishing, command over languages and adaptability.
(iii) Skin, brain, intestines, bronchial tubes, larynx and impotence. The sense of smell. The tendency to look sideways like a shy damsel.
(iv) School teachers, brokers, editors, reporters, authors, printers, orators, mathematicians, accountants, insurance agents, sanitary inspectors, merchants, messengers, conjurers, and jokers.
(v) Mercury represents hypochondria, disturbance in the think-big process, worry, apprehension of the likelihood of something untoward happening, bad speech, diseases in the eye, throat, nose, and skin.
- Mercury is by nature neutral and whenever it comes under the influence of another planet, it takes on its nature and influence.
- Jupiter governs the realm of abstract thinking. Mercury relates to the more concrete side of it. It represents mental energy. It governs a quick grasp of thought, writing, education, rapid exchange of information, publishing, journalism, and calculation.
- Since Mercury relates to the pre-adolescent period of life after infancy, any affliction to it can lead to illnesses during this period or an unhappy childhood.
- Since Mercury is the significator of trade and since money is an essential part of a trade, Mercury represents acquisition, accumulation, and expenditure of money.
- A weak Mercury can make a man naive, irrational, given to fantasizing, confused, immature and even insane. Under the influence of a powerful Saturn, it can lose its inherent intelligence and may make the native dull.
- It is powerful in the first house and infructuous in the fourth. It rises head first.
- It is by nature a beneficial planet and if it is not under the influence of a malefic planet, or placed in an adverse sign or sign of a naturally malefic planet, it will give results like a naturally beneficial planet.
- An at least averagely strong Mercury influenced by Venus in any manner in the birth chart may give musical ability.
Effects of Mercury Mahadasha with Other Planets
Mercury Mahadasha Sun Antardasha
Astronomically no aspect can form as the planet is never more than 28 degrees away from the Sun. According to the Hindu system, the only conjunction can be formed. The result of which is being given.
The mind will be energetic, firm and conservative. However, if a new idea comes up it will be examined in the perspective of the established mental makeup and accepted or rejected within that ambit. The mind will not respond to lowly persuasions. It will be able to appreciate sublime concepts.
There will not be any apprehension of fading away of mental power with age. The native will be mentally sound and energetic till his end. He may not have fear of mental instability.
He will be scholarly, respected for his mental status and wealthy. He will have an ability for mathematics, astrology or astronomy. He will be successful in trading. There may be travels. These good results will be diluted if the Sun is an adverse planet for the horoscope.
Mercury Mahadasha Moon Antardasha
Mercury Mahadasha Moon Antardasha, on the positive side (if the aspecting planet is a beneficial planet for the ascendant), the native will be pliable and changeable. The native will be ever willing to try out new ideas. He will be happy, imaginative and intuitive.
He may have a special aptitude for languages. He will have good memory and eloquence. He may have poetic abilities and a pleasant temperament.
Mercury Mahadasha Moon Antardasha, whereas on the negative side (if the aspecting planet is a malefic planet for the ascendant), he may always be anxious, indecisive and mentally imbalanced.
There may be an inclination to pilfer things even when not needed, tell lies and indulge in backbiting. He may have a weakness for the female company. He may lose due to the incautious signing of documents.
Mercury Mahadasha Mars Antardasha
Mercury Mahadasha Mars Antardasha, on the positive side (if the aspecting planet is good for the ascendant), the native will have a sharp and vigorous mind. He may be successful as an engineer, surgeon or a mathematician. He will be precise, correct and dexterous. He will be witty, humorous, resourceful, prompt and lively.
Mercury Mahadasha Mars Antardasha, whereas on the negative side (if the aspecting planet is bad for the ascendant), the native will display prejudice, passion, and anger.
He will be oblivious of discretion and reason. He may take recourse to untruths. He may be critical, deceitful, self-centered and arrogant. He may marry a widow or a characterless woman, and may not be wealthy.
Mercury Mahadasha Jupiter Antardasha
Mercury Mahadasha Jupiter Antardasha, on the positive side (if the aspecting planet is good for the ascendant), he will be interested in humanities as a subject. He will also be interested in the study and welfare of the man. He will be eloquent and will like meeting people.
His attitude will be philanthropic. The intellect will be capable of soaring to the highest levels of thought and mental speculations. He will always be keen to learn. He will gain respect and repute due to his learning and a fine intellectual personality.
He will travel, go abroad and be wealthy. He will be happy and will have a positive attitude towards life. He may be a legal luminary.
Mercury Mahadasha Jupiter Antardasha, whereas on the negative side (if the aspecting planet is bad for the ascendant), he may be worried, suffer through litigation and may have losses in business. He may commit forgery or fraud or may suffer as a result of it. His speech will be his handicap, which may, many a time put him in trouble.
Mercury Mahadasha Venus Antardasha
Astronomically no aspect can form. According to Hindu system the only conjunction can be formed. The result of which is being given.
The native will be rich, optimistic, talented, soft-spoken and interested in music and poetry. He will be imaginative and refined.
He will have an equable temper and be friendly. He will have an attractive personality. He will spend heavily on marriages, and entertainment of guests. He may encounter trouble through females which may cause him anguish.
Mercury Mahadasha Saturn Antardasha
Mercury Mahadasha Saturn Antardasha, on the positive side (if the aspecting planet is good for the ascendant), his mind will be profound and wide-ranging. He will be a sound and sober person with good judgment.
He will be inclined to exactitude, be practical and will be a capable person who can head a large organization. He can think consecutively and his vision will be broad. He will have good memory and concentration of mind. The instability of Mercury is taken care of by Saturn under this aspect.
Mercury Mahadasha Saturn Antardasha, whereas on the negative side (if the aspecting planet is bad for the ascendant), the mind may be slow and dull. The native may be in danger of losing his mental equilibrium.
He may suffer from depression and pessimism. There may be a tendency to postpone matters. He may travel about aimlessly. He may be a person given to causing dissensions.