Gemini is the third sign of the Zodiac, ruled by Mercury. In Vedic astrology, last two pada (of the four) or parts of Mrigashira, Aridra and first three pada of Punarvasu nakshatras are covered by this Zodiac sign. In Sidereal Astrology (that is in Vedic or Indian Astrology), Sun is in this sign from roughly June 15th to July 15th, while according to Western astrology corresponding to Tropical zodiac, sun covers this sign from May 21 to June 21. Gemini is a Masculine, Positive, Air, Mutable, Human, Talking and Barren sign.
Gemini born have beautiful face and body, long hands, arms and fingers. long and straight nose, broad forehead , dark eyes with straight and erect posture. Gemini born are intelligent, pleasing, friendly, humorous, lively, social, polite, sharp-witted, innovative, inventive and managers. They can also be liars, deceitful, corrupt, untrustworthy, unappreciative, fraud, unstable and unsteady. They are compatible with Libra and Aquarius born.
These general characteristics of individuals born under Gemini Astrology are influenced by the planetary aspects and positions in the horoscope. In Vedic astrology, Mercury, Venus and Moon are functional benefics for this sign. When Saturn in transit is in Taurus (VrishavaI , Gemini (Mithuna) or Cancer (Karka), Gemini born undergo Sade Sati.