Though we may sometimes feel that “the Gods must be crazy,” we can learn to harness luck in our lives by working with Jupiter. That way, when coke bottles fall out of the sky, we know what to do with them! Jupiter, as a benefic planet, enables us to dream big, to explore reality outside of our normal boundaries and to have hope. It also inspires us to embody our highest selves and to work towards the betterment of society.
Since Sagittarius rules the lovely planet of rings, themes such as higher education, the court system, cultures around the world and belief systems can also come into play when Jupiter zooms one of our houses. Though it is possible to overdo things when the planet of expansion and growth is around, it does tend to bring a measure of luck with it, so long as we are doing the work.
Exploring your neighborhood and communicating with those who are close to you are means of harnessing the power of Jupiter in the third house. Relatives can provide wisdom and support for your plans, so stay in touch. Chatting with neighbors and sharing ideas with spiritual support groups near home are other fine uses of this cosmic energy. Talking to people from other cultures can also be fruitful, allowing the native to share ideas about the world and the Universe openly.
Early educational experiences can now bring luck to the individual, especially if their job involves sharing information with the world. Broadcasters, motivational speakers, writers, teachers, clergy and lawyers can all experience benefits if they are speaking their truth, while sharing information with others. Doors of opportunity can swing open for professionals in the communications business. Publishing, marketing campaigns and speaking endeavors could pay off handsomely when Jupiter tours this house, for example.
Since all types of communication are expanded with Jupiter in the third house, it does pay to be careful regarding how much you tell others about yourself or those within your inner circle. Engage your personal filter. Gossip and/or the misuse of social media could spread rumors or unfavorable information at the speed of light.
A wise soul with Jupiter in the third house will pick up on cues from their local environment, using these tips to grow in a positive direction Words and thoughts are powerful. What do we put out into the world? How does that impact those around us? Do we learn from our interactions with others? Are we being truthful with the words that we speak? With this Jupiter placement, you will be seeking opportunities to share ideas but chose your words wisely. Since the planet of rings is touring the sign of Virgo, be discerning with the words you chose to whisper into the ethers (or into ears of others.)
Numerous short distance trips about the neighborhood are also called for at this time. There will be such a quest for new information and learning opportunities that the person with this placement can feel nervous or edgy. It’s as if they are in search of the Holy Grail when it comes to learning and are working on high-speed caffeine. Workshops, group discussions and classes will be consumed like espresso shots.
If the nervous tension mounts, try not to let anxiety (or gossip) get blown out of proportion. Nurture a positive, buoyant attitude. Though your brain may fell sponge-like, information overload is surely possible at this time so don’t get too zoomed up. Books could pile up mile high on the living room floor and you could also find yourself addicted to the library, wikipedia or the internet. Concentrate on what you really need to learn and let the rest go. Remember the Archer, who rules over Jupiter, does best when he is directly aiming his arrow. Random informational potshots could lead you nowhere fast.
While all of this is going on just remember that the Gods aren’t really crazy. Right now, the Universe wants you to focus on communicating truthfully and to find a variety of ways to enlarge your mind and everyday world. Harness its power and you are sure to expand not only your vision of what is possible but you knowledge base as well.