MARS- THE PLANET
Mars, the planet is the Commander –in –Chief of the nine planets in The Indian Vedic Astrology. It is red in colour donating strength, force. Courage and energy. It is a male planet, young but along with this it is a hot and a dry planet. It is fiery in nature. The signs that Mars represents are Aries and Scorpio and out of these two signs of Mars, the sign which is considered more positive in Aries as compared to Scorpio. Mars gets exalted in the Saturn’s sign of Capricorn. Mars gets debilitated in Cancer sign and Sun, Moon and Jupiter are friends of Mars. The direction represented by Planet Mars is south.
Mars in Astrology represents or is the significator for professions like Police, Military, Medicine, Surgery, Dentist, Chemist, Engineering, Weapons, Cooking, Fireman, Baker, Property dealer, Jail, Athletes, Metal trade like Iron and Steel and Dairy jobs.
Mars is Karaka for immovable properties, land, blood related diseases, science, logic, violence, strength, courage, anger. Mars also represents younger brother and Mathematics. Mars is also the Karaka for blood so it represents wounds, cuts, rapture of veins and arteries and even menstrual disorders.
Mars aspects the 4th .7th and the 8th from the place where it is placed/positioned in the horoscope. The constellations covered are Mrigasira, Chitra and Dhanishta. Mars Dasha is for 7 years.
MARS AND DIFFERENT ASCENDANT/LAGNA
- ARIES ASCENDANT: For Aries Ascendant or Lagna, Mars is the lord of the 1st and 8th Aries is more benefic than the Scorpio sign so positive results are more predominate so the native will determine to become successful in life. The native will be bold, aggressive in the positive way, courageous but will have some trouble in gaining ancestral property along with it a few clashes with spouse can be seen but the native will win over his enemies.
- Taurus Ascendant: For Taurus Ascendant/ Lagna, Mars is the lord 0f the 7th and 12th Mars is the lord of the 7th house so it becomes a Markesh for this Ascendant but Mars is also in the Kendra so will not give malefic results. The native will be very hard working, will have great strength, obstinate but soft hearted. The native will gain from spouse, business partners and government organizations.
- Gemini Ascendant: Native having Gemini Ascendant, Mars becomes the lord of the 6th and 11th Both the houses are malefic so Mars will negative/ malefic effect to the native. When it comes to Wealth or Finances then Mars will give benefic results. The native will be competitive and assertive, loves his family, scientific mind, quick, rash and found of music.
- Cancer Ascendant: For Cancer Ascendant/ Lagna, Mars becomes the lord of the 5th and 10th Mars is the Yogkaraka in this ascendant. If Mars is well placed in the chart then the individual will get beneficial and excellent results like self control, intelligent, found of travel, gain from property, fortunate in business as well as job and gains through foreign lands and voyages.
- Leo Ascendant: For Leo Ascendant people, Mars is the lord of the 4th and 9th Mars is the Yogkaraka in this ascendant. The native is self confident, has lots of passion, tendency for self importance, regard for elders and good relationship with spouse and children, gains through ancestral property, foreign settlement and religious.
- Virgo Ascendant: For Virgo Ascendant / Lagna people Mars, the planet becomes the lord of the 3rd and 8th Both the houses are negative or malefic house and it should give negative results but Mars also occupy one of the Upachaya houses so it will not give negative effect instead it will make the native hard working, cautious, methodical, analytical, self confident, loyal towards there sibling and family and spouse. They will have wealth, property and prosperous life especially if Mars is well placed.
- Libra Ascendant: For Libra Ascendant people Mars becomes the lord of the 2nd and 7th The second house is neutral and the seventh house is Markesh but it is also the lord of the Kendra so will not give negative results and Mars becomes Neutral for the Libra Ascendant. Regarding the financial aspect Mars will give finances, make the native wealthy, gains from women but will have a lot of enemies and small health issues will be seen during its period. The native’s desire will get fulfilled but hard work and little delays are on the cards. The native will be fond of adulation, boastful but unhappy in marriage is foreseen.
- Scorpio Ascendant: For Scorpio Ascendant people Mars becomes the lord of the Lagna/ Ascendant itself and the sixth house. As Mars is the Lord of the Lagna but Scorpio is not a positive sign out of the two Signs of Mars and the next sign in Scorpio ascendant is the sixth house which is a malefic house so the results of Mars in Scorpio Ascendant will not be too positive or benefic. Over all it could be called neutral because of it being an Ascendant. The native will have trouble in relations, servants and enemies. Gain through hard work, industrious activity, children and spouse. Relations with partners will be cordial if Mars is well placed. Precautions should be taken regarding buying and selling of property.
- Sagittarius Ascendant: For Sagittarius Ascendant people Mars becomes the lord of the 5th and 12th The fifth house is a benefic house and the 12th house is a neutral house so Mars for this Ascendant will be beneficial and will give positive results to the native. The native will gain from his intellect and education. Gains for the native will be seen in this Lagna. Mars for Sagittarius Ascendant will play a very important role regarding expenses and investments. Positive Mars will give beneficial results but if Mars is negative then it will give expenditure and losses regarding finances.
- Capricorn Ascendant: For Native having Capricorn Ascendant Mars will become the lord of the 4th house and the 11th Being lord of the fourth house will give benefic results and 11th lord Mars will give malefic results. In Capricorn Ascendant the native will get mixed results that are both positive as well as negative. Mars will give wealth, power and authority but the nature of the native will be quarrelsome, will have lot of enemies and there could be law suits, diseases of blood is also indicated. The native will gain from property and can have stain relations with spouse and business partners.
- Aquarius Ascendant: For Native having Aquarius Ascendant Mars will become the lord of the 3rd and 10th Third house is an Upachaya house but is malefic and the 10th house is the lord of the Kendra so it is benefic for the native. Thus the individual will see both positive as well as negative results in this Lagna/ Ascendant. The native will have to work hard to get benefic results like Hon our in profession, success in profession/ job. Gains through government organizations can also be seen. Relationship will be cordial with younger siblings and neighbors but if Mars is not placed well then negative results will be seen.
- Pisces Ascendant: For Pisces Ascendant people Mars is the lord of the 2nd and 9th The second house is a Markesh house but it is a neutral house and will give neither benefic nor malefic results but the ninth house is the house of destiny so it is one of the most benefic house out of the 12 houses. Mars for Pisces Ascendant is a benefic planet and will give positive results. Mars if well placed will gain in finances through foreign land or may even give settlement in foreign country. Growth will be seen in the Mars Dasha and good financial investment. Relationship with family will be comfortable but small health issues can be seen related to blood.