Aries is a fire sign ruled by Mars. The relationship between Mars and Mercury is inimical and both are contradictory in terms of element and gender as well. However, this placement of Mercury is still considered average in Vedic Astrology. Such people are quite witty and wise. They seem to be equipped with innovative ideas and solutions. They are sharp-minded and do well in debates. These natives tend to have an argumentative nature too. They have little hesitation in putting their point across. In fact, they are quite artful in doing that. Mercury affords the native with a resolute mind, decisiveness and straightforward approach. While people born with Mercury in Aries are quick to make decisions, they can be impulsive at times due to Mars’ influence, which lead to wrong moves. There is a tendency to jump at conclusions.
Mercury in Aries makes the person a quick learner too. It also gives the native interest in arts, music and dance. This placement increases inclination towards sexual pursuits. Such a person wants to finish things quickly. Fast driving also accompanies this placement. These natives do not like to procrastinate or delay their work. They do well at meeting deadlines at work. Their communication is also strong, helping them in all areas of life. However, this placement sometimes makes the native impatient, immoral and fickle-minded.