Signs: Mutable Cross—Gemini

Ray 2 triangle

I recognise my other self and, in the waning of that self, I grow and glow

Experience as a mirror of relation to the self: fluidity leading to polarity

Mutable complement:Sagittarius
Rays:Ray 2
Othodox ruler:Mercury
Esoteric ruler:Venus
Hierarchical ruler:Earth
Esoteric decanates:1st: Jupiter, 2nd: Mars, 3rd: Sun
Retrogressive motto:Let instability do its work
Gemini triangles:

Gemini in detail

Details to follow.


In connection with the decanates and their rulers, it is interesting to find that Sepharial and Alan Leo give entirely different ruling planets, and yet both are right. Uniquely for him, Sepharial gives the three planets of Jupiter, Mars and the Sun, and thus indicates those which are the esoteric rulers of the sign upon the wheel of discipleship. Usually his choice is exoteric and not esoteric. Leo, in this case, gives Mercury, Venus and Saturn, and these three govern the wheel of ordinary life. Between them, they cover the wheel as it turns in both directions. You will note how two out of the governing planets of the decanates in the case of the ordinary wheel serve to enhance the planetary rulers of the sign, Gemini with Saturn offering at a certain fairly advanced stage the opposition needed to bring about a basic revolution. Note this phrasing. {page no.?}