Mercury, your ruler, will go retrograde starting October 21. Mercury rules communication and will be in Scorpio now. Mercury rules computers, cars, cell phones, travel, and travel schedules. Traffic, cars and transportation especially can be a nightmare during this time. Do check all information. A sort of confusion is likely to prevail as far as secrets are concerned. People would be difficult to get along well.
New moon of October 4 is very closely aspected on October 4. Love and creativity will be key points. New journey will be started but it will have many hurdles. Although Gemini is best placed on this new moon than other signs, this new moon is making tough angle with big planets.
Love has been stressed area for Gemini for past 2-3 years. New journey should be different and little challenging. Love is never an easy subject and it may have painful attachments along with light fun.
If you were born near June 4, plus of minus five days, this new moon will be more impactful.
Lunar eclipse is due in Aries on October 18. It is all about friends and social links. A friend may need immediate financial help. Or, expense on social event may increase unexpectedly. As Aries is supportive sign, you are well placed to handle this lunar eclipse. Use this eclipse to enhance social penetration.
If you were born near June 18, this eclipse will bring some social issue on forefront.
Fifth and eleventh houses, which are under stress this month, are about people we care for. It is not about people forced on us. We choose our love and friends in this world. When they need us, we become emotionally vulnerable. If you get opportunity to meet creative people or project, you should optimise your efforts to maximise gains. Life is short and we get twice in a year such opportunity which focus on matters of heart.
Mars is moving in third house of sibling and contract until October 15. Consistent communication will be the key. You may get engaged in discussion, debates, and negotiations. After October 15, focus will shift to domestic care. SO month is fairly divided. Any home-related issue will be easy to handle in second half.
Gemini Horoscope: October 2013 : Key Dates
August 1 to 26 - Action time in earning and self worth
After August 26 - Action time in sibling and communication
August 1-2 - Productive day in domestic affair
August 6 - Intiation point in sibling and communication
August 7 - Tough day in financial world
August 20 - Culmination point in travel and education
August 21 - Tough day in earning and friends
August 24 - Tough day in partner's income
August 26-27 - Tough days in love
August 29-30 - Producitve day in domestic affairs