(Last Updated on : 18/05/2019)
Mars is the planet of physical energy. It is the fourth planet from the Sun
. This red planet
is extremely fiery and masculine in nature. In short, it defines aggressive energy in a human being. In astrology
, Mars governs energy, boldness, the will to win, the ability to turn ideas into action. It is the planet of passion and sexuality and force. It signifies ambition and desire, courage and strength.
Mars is strong when placed in its own houses of Aries
. It is exalted in the sign of Capricorn
, and debilitated in the sign of Cancer
, sun and moon
are its natural friends. Venus
are neutral entities to Mars, while Rahu
are its enemies.
Mars Planets favourite colour: Red
Mars Planets favourite day: Tuesday.
Mars Planets favourite gemstone: Coral.
Mars Planets favourite God: Lord Hanuman.
Birth of Mars Planet
According to one of the many versions of Indian mythology
(Mars) was born out of Shivas semen directly, when the long embrace between Shiva
was broken by Lord Indra
Characteristic Features of Mars Planet
Mars provides a person with independent individuality and idealism. If placed well in the horoscope
, Mars give good drive for success, strength to character and good administrative ability to the person. When its ill placed, Mars makes the person short tempered, violent and cruel.
Mars is the dominant planet for anyone excelling in military, martial arts
, police and fire department, or in any other competitive field. Mars is also strongly marked in people associated with production of weapons and explosives. The technical and mechanical expertise given by this planet also calls for builders, designers, surgeons, engineers and professional dealing in real estate.
Physical and Health Features of Mars Planet
Mars governs bone marrow, immune system of the body and sexual drive. Therefore, an ill placed Mars can cause blood diseases
, poor immune system and lack of sexual desire in men. Mars is a powerfully energetic Planet. If it is rightly considered a natural cause for destruction and ferocity, understanding and controlling the faculties of this warrior planet can turn out to be the greatest asset to ones lifes success.