Gemini the Twins

Seekers of knowledge, these star signs can communicate with all if they choose to.

May 22nd – June 22nd

Symbol – The Twins.

Glyph - Represents the two children (the two bright stars) Castor and Pollux from Classical Mythology.

Element – Air.

Planet – Mercury.

Quality – Mutable.

Positive/Masculine Sign

Gemini Day – Wednesday ruled by mercury.

Gemstones – Agate, apophyllite, calcite, citrine, tourmaline.

Flowers & Herbs – Aniseed, azalea, caraway, dill, hazel, lavender, myrtle, nut trees, parsley, peppermint, sweet pea.

Colours – Yellow and blue.

Metal – Mercury (Quicksilver) and alloy.

Tarot- Major Arcana – The Lovers.

Minor Arcana – Knight of Swords.

Animals and Creatures- All birds, butterflies, parrots, monkeys, Sylphs, the Fae.

Goddesses – Athena, Helen of Troy, Leda,

Gods - Amphion and Zethus, Castor, Hermes, King of Sparta, Loki, Mercury, Pollux, Romulus & Remus, Thoth, Tyndarus, Wotan, Zeus.



This is a term to define the twelve sectors of the sky. Each planet falls into one of these houses. Gemini is governed by the Third House. This deals with communication and relationships with those around you.

Work - Communication, computer training, journalism, media, reporters, sales people, teaching.

Leisure Times - Travel to new destinations, discovering new places, archeology, massage, sewing.

Love & Relationships - Needs a partner that will be intellectual and stimulating on all levels, otherwise the Gemini may become bored. Ho-hum. If their partner accepts the lively Gemini then a relationship will flow.


Hands, arms, breath and brain. Constant mental activity can weaken the Gemini, so therefore they need to refuel with oxygenating foods, breathe correctly, gentle, take regular exercise and drink plenty of fresh water. (Dairy products in moderation) talking out problems to release tensions.

Cell Salt - Kali Muriaticum.

BEST EXERCISES - Walking, swimming, gardening.

FOODS - This is not a diet to stick to and all things in moderation! Fruit, oranges, pink grapefruit, peaches, apricots, salads, fish, nuts,  walnuts, carrots, vegetables that have been grown above the ground, lentils, light meals, pasta, marmite, natural liquorice, goats cheese.