Mercury Retrograde in Capricorn – 14 January 2022
AstroSage brings to you a detailed article on Mercury Retrograde in Capricorn (14 January 2022) with useful remedies and predictions. Mercury is known as the lord of communication in Vedic Astrology. Mercury is considered the prince amongst the nine planets, also known to be the smallest planet in the solar system. Generally, if Mercury is powerful in your horoscope, you will witness good results in matters related to Mercury. But, if Mercury is weak, then you will experience adverse results.
Mercury is the planet that represents communication in its real form without any judgment. It represents reading, writing, listening, speaking, spelling, buying, negotiating, and all other forms of communication in both formal and casual manner. Important documents, agreements, contracts, leases, as well as coding-decoding, along with the transport and logistics, come under the jurisdiction of Mercury.
Mercury retrograde normally occurs three times a year, and it starts moving in the opposite direction when seen from the earth due to the relative difference in speed as compared to that of the earth and the sun. Practically this is termed to be a kind of optical illusion, but it has given a powerful effect in terms of astrology.
Mercury retrograde in Capricorn creates an imbalance that occurs on both the personal and the professional front for the native, and hence rather than going forward with some new task, you must focus on the ongoing project and review contracts, renew commitments and you can use your time to reunite with your friends during this period. In this period, the native seems to think more introspectively. Ambitions are likely to take the backseat during this phase of retrograde Mercury. Organizational responsibilities are also expected to remain very active during this period. There would be a war sort of situation between the brain and heart during this time.
Mercury Retrograde in Capricorn: Timing
Mercury retrograde in Capricorn will take place on Friday, 14th January 2022 at 16:42 PM and it will be in retrograde position till 4th February 2022, 9:16 AM. Generally, when Mercury is in retrograde position, its effect also becomes opposite in this means while being direct, it produces an auspicious effect, and they will turn inauspicious when in retrograde.