Sagittarius On Third House Cusp
Sagittarius in 3rd House – Sagittarius on the cusp of the Third House
You may be the poster child for the idea that a mind is a terrible thing to waste. In fact, even if you love to get outdoors, travel, or otherwise explore, you may notice that your mind is the one thing you want to grow and expand more than anything else.
This passion for information may have you being a perpetual student – going back to school again and again for yet another degree in yet another field of study, or simply taking a lot of classes and workshops in order to keep your mind stimulated and your knowledge base growing. You love to learn and know, but more than that, you like to prove what you know. You don’t hesitate to communicate to others how knowledgeable you are, hoping they will share their knowledge with you in return so you can learn even more and get closer to discovering the ultimate Truth of things.
You may also find that you don’t hesitate to say what’s really on your mind, and you can be honest almost to a fault. Be careful that you don’t get so involved with the exchange of learning and teaching that you don’t do anything to apply your abundance of knowledge and wisdom to actual life experiences.
Since this is the house of knowledge, and Sagittarius tends toward intellectual pursuits, the location of the sign emphasizes the quality of the mind. Sagittarius on the cusp of the third house makes for an excellent student and the ability to comprehend abstractions, again, by direct reaction the Gemini. There is a restlessness and a tendency to become easily bored if not challenged. Sagittarius here, as well as other locations of the chart, needs a constant mental challenge. Their minds are active, inquisitive, probing.
Yet, the caution to be stressed is that they just don’t pursue those disciplines which are just for their interests. There could be a narrowness here, rather than seeing the interrelationship of all things. The Sagittarian might tend to pursue just those areas in which he is interested or which would contribute to his own skill, or which is in any way useful to his personal motivations and direction.
It is this location of Sagittarius which brings in the Communication. Here the Sagittarian would tend to communicate more than in other locations of the horoscope. With Sagittarius on the cusp of the third house, there is more of an extrovert quality in the Sagittarian sign. The self-centeredness could be decreased here, for this is the house of brotherhood. On a mundane level, the third house is brothers and sisters, but on this octave, it is the house of brotherhood. One of the lessons that the Sagittarian has to learn, when it comes to the third house, is not to scatter his energies.