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The very fast moving planet, Mars, is quite close to earth. Mars’ revolves on its axis at a similar speed to Earth’s – a little longer than twenty-four hours. The astrological key word for Mars harmonic effect is motivation.
During special, long-term phases, Mars is visibly twinkling red in the nighttime skies. Mythology dubbed it a warring planet. It touts the same imagery to this day.
Mars rotation around the sun is 1.88 years, and its orbit is considered eccentric. It has an erratic path of travel, which is why the term “eccentric orbit.”
Ancient astrology refers to Mars as the warring planet, but other more sophisticated views on Martian energy have evolved over time in the field of astrology.
For everyday astrological purposes, Mars’ is known as a planet of action. When it forms certain angles to a Sun sign, the energy is activated along with the qualities of that particular astrology sign. The energy is more direct when Mars forms an angle with fire signs like Leo, Aries, and Sagittarius, each sharing the kindred spirit of fieriness. Whenever Mars forms an aspect to someone’s astrology chart, the area of the person’s life that’s represented becomes activated with aggressive energy. Suddenly, a person gets in gear and tackles a challenging endeavor. Mars also brings about an incendiary temperament.
Tracing Mars’ activity is usually what the daily newspaper type of astrology is based on.
The red planet’s activities also have an overall effect since it is so close to earth. So, it concerns activity whereas other planets may affect inward experience. accuracy, it seems so because of the fact that Mars represents actions. .
During the times that Mars appears to be moving backward in the sky, (retrograde motion) the significance change. Described as a dragging effect, Mars agitates when in retrograde. The effects are more pertinent during a retrograde astrology period.
An analysis of an individual’s astrological make-up could possibly reveal a number of planets that Mars is interacting with. If this is the case, the action spurred on by the planet of aggression is going to be obvious, and hence show its astrology to be true in a more pronounced way.
Mars transits can kick off a new look, or a self-improvement program. The Mars astrology transit effect is energizing and offers the potential for great accomplishment. On the flip side, if the energy of this astrology transit is stifled, injuries can occur.
Mars represents the ego drive necessary for survival. The Mars astrology transit could occur in the seventh house, the house of relationships where a person may experience conflict others. If Mars appears in the fourth house of home and family the “planet of aggression” could easily spur improvements to the home environment.
Like the moon, Mars has a general effect on everyone. In an astrology chart, it’s easy to anticipate a direction of the flow of energy through channels specific to an individual’s personality and inner drives.