Retrograde movement of Mercury or movement back as the path of the planet visible from the Earth. The retrograde effect arises as a result of the difference in the velocities of the Earth and Mercury relative to the Sun. In a retrograde motion, the planet repeats its path along the same degrees of the Zodiac, over which it has already passed in its direct movement.
ASTROLOGICAL INFLUENCE ON BUSINESS AND PLANS WHILE MERCURY RETROGRADE FROM AUGUST 13, 2017 TO SEPTEMBER 5, 2017.
Retrograde planet allows you to return to the neglected affairs, finish them, fix any mistakes or shortcomings, try other ways to solve the problem.
Mercury in Aries, makes the native quick, fiery, impulsive, antagonistic or contentious, addicted to disputes, good in an argument as far as continuity is concerned. If Mercury is in strong aspect to Mars, he or she will be addicted to falsehood or great exaggeration, quick in anger, fluent in speech.
The student understands clearly that the position of the Houses never varies; House I. always occupying the space devoted to the Zodiacal Sign Aries in our original design of the Zodiacal Circle, while the Zodiacal Sign of Nativity must be placed in this House I. in each particular case.