Planet mercury generally transits for 16-20 days in a sign. This time mercury is going to be in Libra till 1st December before going to scorpio. Mercury is a very fast moving planet and owns two signs, Gemini and Virgo. Both are dual in nature but Gemini is airy and Virgo is earthy sign. Both are female signs. Mercury is regarded as the prince in the planetary constitution and is considered of no result after 16 degrees in a horoscope. In modern context mercury rules over telecommunication, satellite communication, wireless signals and also wit, humor, education, grasping ability, written communication, astrology.
Libra is a sign owned by venus which is a good friend of mercury. Libra is fixed, male,airy sign. Mercury will be accompanied by Saturn and rahu in this stay and Saturn is a good friend too of mercury. Rahu is in Libra so will be acting as venus, Saturn, mercury because the nodes acquire traits of the planet they conjunct with and the sign in they are and the planet aspecting them and the star and sub in which they are situated.
Mercury is not considered a cruel planet but it gives effect according the conjunction it has with other planets or signs. It is just as if - a teenager starts behaving like the company he has, it goes with mercury.
Keeping this in mind, I can say that this transit is not going to be auspicious. Saturn and Rahu are well known malefic planets and in their company, mercury will be spoiling the traits it possesses naturally.
It will be wiser for people who are running antara and pratyantara of mercury in their charts, to finish pending things otherwise they are going to face unnecessary delay in their life, there can be abrupt end to things also. If the current antara or pratyantara lord is in star or sub of mercury in their natal charts then also it is applicable. There will be disturbance in internet traffic, mobile phones, telecom sector overall. Youth will be behaving annoyingly and will disregard elders. There will be incidents of snatching gold chains by youngsters and they will take drugs overdose and will succumb to it. Mercury will be transiting in chitra, swati and vishakha constellations ruled by Mars, Rahu and Jupiter respectively. There will be danger to offspring of some prominent personality in october. He will either be caught by police or will be killed by some conspirators. Eating habits should be controlled by people who fall in aforesaid criteria otherwise they will see hospitalization. The decision making process of natives and corporate will be affected due to this transit. Some major projects will be called off.
The effects on various ascendants will be :
1) ARIES: You will lose in legal cases. There will be wasteful expenses. Your aggression will go against you. Think twice before committing something.
2) TAURUS: There could be miscarriage or abortion in your family. You will lose in speculation. There could be separation from partner for shortwhile.
3) GEMINI: You will be saved from some calamity by divine grace. There will be short travels. You are prone to theft also. It will not be bad in general.
4) CANCER: There will be talks of selling off old assets. It will not materialize. You can do some renovation in your property. Work front will be troubling.
5) LEO: This transit will not be of much use to you. It will be giving problems from kits and kins, known people living around. There is gain for you but not much.
6) VIRGO: There will be losses and defamation. There could be some bad news in family. You will be having problems in expressing yourself clearly.
7) LIBRA: Remain focused; you are not able to consolidate your position. Avoid expenses, as the money spent will not be easily recovered. Your luck will be against you.
8) SCORPIO: Tensions in work front, long travels,delay in profits etc are the things which might happen with you. There could be some unexpected gain to you.
9) SAGITTARIUS: Personal life will be disturbed, Kids will be giving troubles. There will be problems from servants also. You can go for some religious travel this month.
10) CAPRICORN: Work front will be distressful. You will win over rivals. Luck factor will be minimized. Teeths and thighs will be taking you to the doctor.
11) AQUARIS: There are short travels for you. Your father may face some health problem. There will be company of religious people with you.
12) PISCES: Personal life will be disturbed for a while. Professional front will be good. There could be separation from spouse.