- Someone with a natal Mercury Jupiter opposition has a natural curiosity that is likely to drive them to some kind of discovery in life.
- Pay attention to the Mercury opposite Jupiter transit because any exaggeration when it comes to communication can bring conflicts.
- In astrology, Mercury is the messenger planet, helping us focus, process information and express ourselves in social interactions.
- The opposition aspect is a confrontational placement, as the two planets are visually opposing each other on the horoscope wheel.
- Jupiter is the planet of luck, conveying reassurance that with kindness and positive thinking, all can go as we desire.
- Celebrities: Pablo Picasso, Indira Gandhi, Aaron Spelling, Taylor Swift, Barack Obama, Shirley MacLaine.
- Transit dates: 30 July 2020, 10 August 2021, 02 September 2022, 18 September 2022, 12 October 2022, 28 October 2023, 18 November 2024, 04 December 2024.
Keep reading for the natal meaning of this aspect or jump to the transit interpretation.
Mercury opposite Jupiter Natal
People born during the Mercury opposite Jupiter want to start things from up and to find the easiest solutions in life, not to mention they’re all the time dreaming.
More than this, their mind is original and always open to new ideas, even if they can sometimes be absent. It’s easy for these individuals to bluff and to lose their memory when feeling stressed.
Those who were born during the Mercury opposite Jupiter have an open mind. They’re learning from human interactions and can play with the most various concepts.
When it comes to education, this can’t be too useful for them because they want a broad perspective and not to study the details.
These natives have a natural curiosity and are a little bit violent, but at least their intentions are good, even if they’re sometimes promising too much.
It’s difficult for them to focus on their own principles, not to mention they can often become illogical and refusing to accept different ones.
Communication is never easy for them, meaning they’re sometimes saying what’s wrong to whom they shouldn’t when the time is not right. Their beliefs are powerful, but not all the time the right ones.
For this reason, people born during the Mercury opposite Jupiter aspect have to be objective and to pay more attention to details. Their judgment can be poor and they can’t keep secrets for too long.
More than this, they’re snobs when it comes to intellectual pursuits and should protect themselves from becoming too open-minded.
These natives can talk about any subject and can travel to many places, not to mention they can be highly productive, no matter what their mind is being focused on.
They seem to question what others are widely accepting and can sometimes go over the widely accepted morals. While having the most provoking thoughts, they can cause controversies to appear and many can question the way they’re acting or behaving.
For as long as Mercury is in opposition with Jupiter, people born during this aspect may feel like their needs can’t be satisfied without efforts. Their mind is still fertile, but they don’t seem to know how to use it.
During this period, its natives are good at bluffing and can become frustrated, especially if no longer remembering things or feeling stressed.
It’s not that they aren’t still active when thinking and can’t learn, the problem is that they aren’t persistent enough to keep moving forward and can get easily distracted.
For this reason, people born during the Mercury opposite Jupiter transit need to be thorough and detail-oriented.
When it comes to their way of thinking and studying, they’re not all the time disciplined, meaning they can easily end up in sloppiness. If trying to give a higher meaning to their ideas, they can exaggerate. However, they’re still fascinating and amusing.
This position in their birth chart is not in any way advantageous because it’s playing with their judgment and can have them making mistakes when speaking or writing. This placement in their birth chart is bringing about separations, as well as all kind of legal problems.
Its natives shouldn’t give money to others and make promises because they need to pay great attention to details and to spend less.
When it comes to what’s challenging in their life, they have to never take sides or focus on things with no meaning. More than this, they should avoid getting involved in schemes they haven’t studied in detail because their plans will never work.
It can be difficult for them to find the middle ground, but this would only tremendously help their mind to evolve.
They may have many problems when communicating and with their relationships because they’re all the time exaggerating when talking and can’t actually understand what their romantic partner is telling them. For this reason, they can blame their boyfriend or girlfriend when being shown objectivity.
People born during the Mercury opposite Jupiter aspect should pay more attention if their heart is telling them they know much more than their lover.
This is only indicating they should avoid judging because they’d only do it with their heart. Instead of making all kind of judgments, they should encourage themselves to get educated and to collaborate with others in this direction.
When dealing with others and being attached, they should ask it in a discreet manner because it’s easy for them to become offending and to end up being separated from their groups.
It’s just that they can be misunderstood and the conditions coming from outside their environment may cause troubles in their life to appear.
When feeling attached to others and having feelings involved, they should be more discreet because they can end up offending and going on separate ways with their friends, by not understanding or by going through some circumstances that are coming from outside their environment or are causing unpleasantness.
The Mercury in opposition with Jupiter in people’s birth charts is making people have occult points of view because conflicts between higher powers and the lower existence may appear, and the struggle for becoming masters may appear, which can bring many mental peculiarities.
If the Moon is not in a good position from Mercury and as well the planet Jupiter, troublesome situations and anxiety can appear into the life of natives having the opposition between these two planets in their birth chart.
It’s very important for them to spend more time examining any detail before making any decision that really matters.
The tendency to no longer judge properly can appear. Those who are troubling themselves in this manner should decide to help others choose their career or become lawyers, accountants or business negotiators.
While they may need to earn their luck in life, many who are looking to take advantage of them can change their direction, but at least they’re all the time escaping being cheated because faith seems to be on their side.
These people are very good learners and for this reason, they can advance in life without being worried.
They’re on a journey of gaining knowledge because Jupiter is the planet of travel, education coming from the Divinity, acting and as well of religion. These natives can express themselves efficiently through public speaking and when writing because they have many good ideas.
Mercury opposite Jupiter Transit
For as long as Mercury is in opposition with Jupiter, natives of all signs in the zodiac can sometimes have their words easily coming out of their mouth, not to mention they know the appropriate perspectives.
Whereas education can expand their opportunities, they seem to not be able to concentrate when too much information is coming their way.
Any exaggeration when it comes to communication can bring conflicts into their life. If not being careful enough, they can end up being misunderstood and even not understanding themselves what’s being said.
For this reason, many should find the balance between what they believe in and their ways of criticizing, between their general perspective and details.
During the Mercury opposite Jupiter transit, natives of all signs in the zodiac are bigger than life itself and can view details as something annoying or in their way.
They have to be careful when speeding or expanding their mind too much. The day of this placement is perfect for evaluating how things in life have evolved and for making adjustments that can ease any expansion.
Optimistic attitudes can be challenged, but at least helpful when having to bring a different perspective. For this reason, people should watch themselves to not respond self-righteously and arrogantly.
Short trips may be enjoyed during the day of this transit, especially the ones with educational purposes meant to enlighten.
The Mercury opposite Jupiter transit is all about the big plans and valuable ideas, so many should be positive and friendly during it.
They can have a lot of ideas and cover everything, but in order for this to happen, they need to keep their projects narrow and to not get overly involved in anything.
There’s a tendency for natives of all signs to go over details and to handle more than they can, especially as far as meaningful decisions have to be made, as well as negotiations.
This transit is good for obtaining professional advice because Jupiter is the lucky bringer of opportunities.
People should not be greedy or trust themselves too much because this would only have them losing and being embarrassed. This period is perfect for discussing plans, philosophies and new concepts.
It can happen that many are challenged by others and being asked too many questions that are forcing them to examine weaknesses in speeches.
For this reason, it is a good idea for many to debate, speak in public and write in order to improve their communication methods.
Some may have many ideas for as long as Mercury is in opposition with Jupiter, but they may as well end up overestimating themselves or underestimate any situation. When it comes to alternatives, the received information can lack practicality and lead many in different directions.
Things should be planned and important details not overlooked during the day of this transit. As well, promises shouldn’t be made because they won’t be fulfilled or following the right direction.
In an attempt to give a deeper meaning to any thought and idea, things could be exaggerated, expressed too eagerly or overestimated.
Many could be disappointed when it comes to facts that are running over their own ideals and what they want the most in life. Principles and opinions that aren’t adjusted to the social norms can cause many controversies to appear for as long as Mercury is in opposition with Jupiter.
A balance between provocative and boredom should be reached. Thinking at this transit as of an interesting experiment, conversations should be kept interesting and objective, even to the length of sixty seconds because more than a minute would be too much.
During the week that’s following the Mercury opposite Jupiter transit, people may be forced to think in a limiting manner, no matter how talkative they may be feeling, especially in head-to-head conversations.
Proportions should be kept and many should listen to their partner. It wouldn’t be a good idea for them to be the only ones talking because this won’t bring them any success.
When it’s their turn to say something, they should keep being objective and not forget about honesty. The ideas of many are incredible during this period, and it can be fun for them to be expressed, but difficult to be put into practice.