Gemini Ascendant (Everything you need to know)

The ruler of Gemini ascendant is Mercury, who endows you with an inquiring spirit and makes you seek knowledge and information. You often explore foreign countries in order to enjoy new scenes and experiences. From Mercury you also have an imperceptible ‘suspicion’, which you use as a defensive weapon whenever you feel that people are trying to deceive and trick you.

Gemini Rising Sign: The Ascendant in Gemini and its meaning

You have a strong personality and enjoy expressing yourself and being seen by others. You rely on common sense to confirm the validity and power of your words and ideas. You have a strong desire to have many experiences and this means you have a wonderful life, far from the monotony and routine of daily life.
Your interests and the professional paths that you follow in your life have alternating and independent fields of interest. You tend to move house regularly, create new friendships and change your mind about the things going on around you, according to how you feel. This, inevitably, makes you seem not to be serious or that you don’t have convincing opinions. Deep down, you are searching for ideas and experiences that will help you win the acceptance of others.
You enjoy interacting socially and, when you are away from your family, form close friendships with your neighbours and colleagues. You maintain contact even with people who live far away and never cut off contact even with people who whom you have had a sexual relationship. You like to make your home a welcoming place and keep everything neat and tidy so that you can host and entertain friends and acquaintances.
Your tendency to emphasise your qualities and promote your skills often receives criticism from others, who may see you as egocentric and arrogant.
Your communications skills are your natural talent, sweeping others up and charming them. If you are involved with education at all then you excite your students and can interest them in even the most boring lesson. You have an eternally youthful appearance, which you take care to maintain, adopting a style that matches every situation and attracting everyone’s attention.
You seek stability and longevity in your personal relationships, but it usually takes a while to gain people’s trust and make them decide to go along with you. When you start a family, you will support it with all your strength and will protect your children, even when they have grown up.

Gemini Ascendant personality traits

As a Gemini Ascendant, the planet ruling that part of your chart (and your first House) is Mercury, planet of communications and information. You are probably the explorer type, seeking information and experience wherever you can get them. Mercury has also probably endowed you with a cautious and suspicious attitude towards people you feel are likely to deceive you. Your Gemini Ascendant though makes you funny, witty and playful, so when your defence mechanisms are not up, you are likely to be the heart and soul of a party. You are likely to have an eternally youthful appearance, which you take care to maintain throughout your life.

With your Ascendant in Gemini your personality comes out as strong and opinionated and that’s mainly due to the fact that you have a very particular way of expressing yourself. Common sense is your best friend when trying to explain your ideas and thoughts and you can’t easily put up with people who don’t see eye to eye with common sense. Routine and monotony are two words you absolutely detest and if you follow your adventurous spirit you will lead an interesting life, full of excitement.

Gemini Ascendant usually gets bored easily, so you probably tend to change jobs, houses or both quite often. Making new friends and expanding your social circle seems easy for you, so you don’t have serious problems adjusting to new environments. Your never ending search of information and experience causes you to change your mind often, which makes you seem a bit fickle at times. The good thing is that those who can adapt more easily to change, are the ones who survive and come out victorious in this wonderful journey of life.

As a Gemini Ascendant, you can be quite diplomatic when going after what you want and you have a natural talent in sales. That’s not because you are good at lying (ahem) but because you are good at seeing an argument from both (or more) sides, able to address concerns from either. This might make it difficult for you to formulate your own opinion at times, but it definitely makes you a charming and interesting speaker. You seek stability and longevity in your personal relationships, but it usually takes a while to gain people’s trust and make them decide to go along with you. When you decide you’re ready to settle and start a family, you will support it with all your strength and will protect your children, even when they have grown up.

Gemini Ascendant Man

Gemini Ascendant men are adventurous, fun to be around, flexible, fickle and impulsive. Their eloquence and sharp wit make them natural charmers. They enjoy playing the field and are usually open about their flirtatious ways. When they are in a (supposedly) monogamous relationship, they’re capable of making up all sorts of excuses to cover up their indiscretions. They like to spice things up in the bedroom, and talk can be very arousing for them. If their partner fails to reconcile herself to their overall attitude, they will find someone new in no time.

Gemini Ascendant Woman

Gemini Ascendant women are lively, loquacious and full of enthusiasm. They also tend to be restless, so they need a partner who is equally active. They tend to be interested in men with a foreign cultural background. They are big flirts and disarmingly attractive, but finding a long-term partner can be a challenge for them. They usually fail to connect with their partners on a deeper level and to form bonds strong enough to stand the test of time. They make good friends, but not particularly patient or sympathetic listeners.

Celebrities with Gemini ascendant:

Famous people with Gemini Rising are Pamela Anderson, Michelle Pfeiffer, Gregory Peck, Mick Jagger, Ricky Martin, Hillary Clinton, Martin Luther King, Pedro Almodóvar, Lady Gaga, Kristen Stewart, Mick Jagger, Sarah Jessica Parker, Sandra Bullock, Pedro Almodovar, Amy Adams, Bruce Springsteen, Nick Cannon, Christina Applegate, Ben Stiller, Howard Stern, Virginia Woolf, Helen Mirren, Juliette Lewis, Billy Idol.

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