This science of the Heavens was called by the Germans as Cosmo-Biology. To them, Cosmo-Biology was the calculus of cosmic interrelatedness. It simply means the celestial influences on terrestrial affairs as per the principle " As Above, so below ".

The role of Mercury in Horoscopy

Academic knowledge and degrees are the prerogative of Mercury.
Books, publishing, knowledge, mathematics, sculpture & arts all come
under his domain. If he be exalted in one's horoscope, the native will
become a great scholar. ( Example horoscope is that of Augustus
Caesar who had exalted Mercury in Virgo ).

Mercurial Effects in the 12 Houses

Mercury in the Ascendant

Mercury in the Ascendant makes one a scholar.Will be intelligent
and clever. Will be a master of arts. Will have good oratorial
prowess and can captivate people with speech. This position of
Mercury confers high longevity.

Mercury in the Second House

In the second Mercury makes one wealthy and humble. Will be
versatile and will posess the divine gift of articulate speech. Will
have poetic faculties and will have wealth acquired through legal

Mercury in the Third House

Mercury in the 3rd makes one have medium longevity & virility.
Will have to undergo many a suffering. Will be a traveller and will
be ready to do any vile act. Will be a sorcerer and will enjoy
sensual life to the brim.

Mercury in the Fourth House

Mercury tenancy of the fourth makes one a scholar in Mathematics
and Astrology. Relatives may be hostile. Will speak gently and will
be wealthy. Will be he owner of landed properties & conveyances.
Fame will grace you in no uncertain measure.

Mercury in the Fifth House

Will be famous and will be a master of the occult. Will have a lot
of sons, education, wealth, comforts, intelligence & contentment.
Will be famous because of your altruistic deeds.

Mercury in the Sixth House

Mercury in the sixth makes you the vanquisher of enemies in the
battlefield. Will be interested in war and quarrels. Will be anger-
prone. Will talk sternly and will be lazy.



Mercury in the Seventh House

Will be a lover of education, will be learned and handsome.
Will have a spouse who is quarrelsome. Will have expertise in the
esoteric arts. Will be respected for certain philosophic qualities.

Mercury in the Eighth House

This benign position of Mercury makes one famous. Has a job
with punitive powers.Will have a regal status. Will be a commander
and will be the leader of one's community. Will be versatile with
wealth and comforts. Will be regal in bearing and respected by
many. Benefics in the house of longevity increase longevity.

Mercury in the Ninth House

Mercury in Ninth makes one interested in the esoteric arts.
Wealth, versatility, righteousness,ethics,skill - all will be yours
Will be liberal and endowed with the gift of the gab.Will have
fortune via father and with good partner and children.

Mercury in the Tenth House

This benign position of Mercury makes one scholarly, famous,
and will have tremendous will power. Will have wealth & all sorts
of comforts. The dominance of Mercury on the Meridien makes
one a thorough professional endowed with professional expertise
and reputation.

Mercury in the Eleventh House

Will be very intelligent. Will be scholarly as Mercury represents
academic learning. Will have high longevity. Will have all sorts of
enjoyments of the senses.Will have a lot of subordinates and lots
of wealth as the 11th is the house of Gains.

Mercury in the Twelfth House

Will be lazy and as a result there may be a lack of wealth.Will meet
with many a failure. Will speak good words but will be devoid of
luck in general. Even though this position of Mercury is slightly adverse,
it is good from the perspective of Education. You will be blessed with
all the benefits that accrue from Education, learning & Wisdom.

Correspondence between Astrology, Gemology & Numerology

Furthur data reveals the correspondence between the Five Great
Elements, planets, gemstones, Cosmic Colors & objects of sense.

Element          Planet             Gem             Cosmic Colour       Sense      Number 

Ether  Jupiter  Yellow Sapphire  Light Blue  Sound  3
Air  Saturn  Blue Sapphire  Violet Touch 8
Fire  Mars  Coral  Yellow  Vision  9
Water  Venus  Diamond  Indigo Taste 6
Earth  Mercury  Emerald Green Smell 5



Another school of Numerology existed which was based on the Vital
Number. This Vital Number was represented by a key Planet and
this planet was the planet of Destiny.