Stefan Stenudd

Stefan Stenudd, Swedish author of fiction and non-fiction.

About me

I'm a Swedish astrologer, author and historian of ideas, researching ancient thought and mythology. My personal website:


Your Own Horoscope

Your Health Horoscope

Sex in Your Horoscope

Daily Horoscope Guide

What Are the Zodiac Signs?

Zodiac Archetypes

Disappearing Ascendant

The Astrology Bible

The Envelope Chart


Donald Trump

Hillary Clinton

Mike Pence

Barack Obama

Anders Behring Breivik

Michael Jackson

Sarah Palin

Brad Pitt

USA Horoscope


Future of the Internet

The Age of Aquarius

USA 2016 Election

2016 World Horoscope

Mundane Pluto

Mundane Neptune


US Credit Crisis

Stock Market Astrology

Pluto in Capricorn

Saturn in Finance

NASDAQ Horoscope







About this Website


Astrology Links

Astrologi på svenska


My website about the astrology based on the Zodiac sign (sun sign).


My twelve websites devoted to each of the Zodiac signs and their traits.

Aries Sign

Taurus Sign

Gemini Sign

Cancer Sign

Leo Sign

Virgo Sign

Libra Sign

Scorpio Sign

Sagittarius Sign

Capricorn Sign

Aquarius Sign

Pisces Sign


What astrology predicts about the year 2016 for your Zodiac sign, and how that horoscope forecast is made.


Check what's your sun sign, and the exact grade within that sign.


Find out what Zodiac sign you are most like.


What astrology reveals about how the Zodiac signs match in relationships.


Tarot Card Meanings

Tarot Card Meanings. Website by Stefan Stenudd.
Try the old Tarot deck of cards with a free online divination. How to use the Tarot and what each card means.

I Ching Online

I Ching Online. Website by Stefan Stenudd.
Try the ancient Chinese divination online for free. The 64 hexagrams of I Ching, The Book of Change, and what they mean in divination.


Tarot Unfolded. Book by Stefan Stenudd.
Tarot Unfolded

This book presents an imaginative method of reading the divination cards, which is the most appropriate for the Tarot, since it consists of symbolic images. Click the image to see the book at Amazon.

Cosmos of the Ancients. Book by Stefan Stenudd.
Cosmos of the Ancients

All the philosophers of Ancient Greece and what they thought about cosmology, myth, religion and the gods. Click the image to see the book at Amazon.

Life Energy Encyclopedia. Book by Stefan Stenudd.
Life Energy Encyclopedia

Qi (chi), prana, pneuma, spiritus, and all the other life force concepts around the world explained and compared. Click the image to see the book at Amazon.

Sunday Brunch with the World Maker. Novel by Stefan Stenudd.
Sunday Brunch with the World Maker

Fiction. A brunch conversation slips into the mysterious, soon to burst beyond the realm of possibility. Click the image to see the book at Amazon.

Gemini in the Complete Horoscope

The Twins Zodiac Sign in Classical Astrology

Gemini in Astrology

The Gemini Sign in the Horoscope Chart

Gemini, the Twins, is the third sign of the zodiac. The sun enters it on or around May 21. Gemini belongs to the ele­ment air, its quality is mutable and its charge is positive. Its Ruler is Mercury, and Jupiter exalts in it.Its motto is: "I think." In the horo­scope chart, the zodiac sign Gemini brings a play­ful, curious and opti­mistic charac­ter to planets and astrological houses therein.

       Please observe that the text on this webpage is about the role of the Gemini zodiac sign in the complete horoscope chart, and not just its meaning as a star sign, also called sun sign (when the sun was in Gemini at the time of your birth). The star sign meaning is treated briefly below, but if you want to know more about that you can go to my website devoted to it - see the link further down on this page.

Your Gemini Zodiac Sign

The sun, the basis of Zodiac sign astrology. Woodcut. Those who have Gemini as their zodiac sign (star sign) are born when the sun was in Gemini, normally May 21 - June 20 (it differs slightly from year to year, be­cause of the leap years). Therefore, it is also - more adequately - called the sun sign.

       Observe that it's just one of the many components of the complete horoscope chart. Nowadays, star sign astrology is much more widespread and common than readings based on the classical birth chart, but the latter is what astrology is really all about.

       The sun in your horoscope is your natural self - what you are when you relax, when other planets in your horoscope are not active. It is your basic drive.

       If your sun sign is Gemini, you are usually quite joyful and communicative. You like to talk, not worrying that much about what is being said. Generally, you don't take things that seriously, but are quick to joke and laugh. You are curious by nature, but impatient as well, so you prefer to learn a little about much, rather than much about a little.

The Father of Gemini

The sun in the horoscope also represents your father (the mother is represented by the moon).

       If you have the sun in Gemini, your relation to your father is a happy one, where both enjoy each other's company and speak freely to one another. You can joke, you can be at ease, but you don't really know each other that very well. Nor do you form very affec­tionate bonds.

Gemini, by Hevelius.

       For more about your sun sign in Zodiac sign astrology, see the link further down this page.

The Planets in Gemini

The planets and astrological points are the active forces in the horoscope chart, the energies by which we are able to act. As such, each has its own characteristics, but they are influenced by the zodiac sign they occupy. When a planet or other point of the horo­scope is in Gemini, it is also affected by the zodiac sign, get­ting some­thing of its character. Here are those planetes and astrological points, what they stand for in the complete horoscope chart, and how they are affected by the zodiac sign Gemini:

The planet symbols.

  • Sun   basic drive - Gemini brings joy and a light-hearted manner.

  • Moon   longing - Gemini brings a sense of humor, a good mood, and an unwillingness to take things seri­ously.

  • Mercury   curiosity - Gemini brings a quick intellect, and eloquence in speech and writing.

  • Venus   affection - Gemini brings playfulness and a delight in erotic adventures.

  • Mars   aggression - Gemini brings a sharp tongue, a mind set on intrigue, and a pen mightier than the sword.

  • Jupiter   luck - Gemini brings good fortune in small matters, and a sense that life is easy, that you get what you wish for.

  • Saturn   duty - Gemini brings some confusion as to what are lasting values, and a keen capacity to nego­tiate.

  • Uranus   contemplation - Gemini brings a mind that is quick to understand even complicated matters, but not that interested in developing them.

  • Neptune   fantasy - Gemini brings an entertaining fantasy, and dreams that jump from one thing to the next.

  • Pluto   catharsis - Gemini brings a lightness to great events in life, as if they are mere spectacles.

  • Ascendant, AC   attitude - Gemini brings eloquence and a sense of humor appreciated by all, although regarded as superficial.

  • Medium Coeli, MC   self-image - Gemini brings a relaxed view of oneself, without demands or frustra­tions, as if of little importance.

The Houses in Gemini

The astrological Houses are life environments, different sections of what constitutes our everyday reality. The Zodiac signs bring their characteristics to the Houses, influencing the environments de­scribed by them. Here are the twelve Houses, what they stand for, and how the Zodiac sign Gemini affects them:

  1. Identity - Gemini makes you seem joyous, easy to deal with, and superficial.

  2. Resources - Gemini makes you want little, and get it easily.

  3. Communication - Gemini makes you popular among friends, and quick to learn - but you for­get as quickly.

  4. Home - Gemini makes your family life happy and light-hearted, but not that caring.

  5. Pastime - Gemini makes you always want to be entertained, and you get bored quickly.

  6. Work - Gemini makes you quick to adapt to a new work, but indifferent to perfecting in it.

  7. Partners - Gemini makes your relations come and go, equally fast, and they are rarely that serious.

  8. Unknown - Gemini makes you curious about matters of metaphysics, and fate treats you mildly.

  9. Travel - Gemini makes you constantly on the move, restless wherever you are.

  10. Career - Gemini makes you quickly well-known, but not really taken seriously.

  11. Ideals - Gemini makes you change your ideals often, never convinced that something is more true than something else.

  12. Shortcomings - Gemini makes your life a bit heavy, with not enough laughter, and you have some difficulty getting in touch with others.

Gemini in General

Of course, all of the above is very general, mainly to give you an idea of how the Gemini zodiac sign works in the horoscope and influences its different components. You need to study your complete horoscope chart carefully, to make a deeper and more nuanced inter­pretation.

Gemini - Twins, illustration from a 1482 edition of a book by Hyginus.

Gemini in Zodiac Sign Astrology

If Gemini is your zodiac sign, also called star sign or sun sign, it means that the sun was in that sign at your birth. For much more about what that means in astrology and the horoscope, please go to my website devoted to this zodiac sign:

Gemini Zodiac Sign

Gemini Compatibility

Love match basics for Gemini with all the other Zodiac signs. How compatible are you with the other signs?

Gemini Compatibility

The Zodiac Signs

Here are the twelve zodiac signs, with links to the webpage of each:

My Astrology Book

Your Health in Your Horoscope. Book by Stefan Stenudd.

Your Health in Your Horoscope

This book by Stefan Stenudd explains what your horoscope says about your health, according to the old tradition of medical astrology.

       You learn what the zodiac signs, the planets, and the other ingredients of the horoscope reveal about many health issues and different types of illnesses. Also, celebrity horoscope charts are used to show how a health reading is made.

       The book contains a quick introduction to astrology, as well, and instructions on how to read a birth chart in general. Click the image to see the book (and Kindle ebook) at Amazon.