When the Mars transits your horoscope the likely effects that can be expected are numerous and depend on the type of relationship the Sun is having with other planets. There are the hard as well as soft aspects and also the conjunction which is sometimes considered a mixture of good and not so good. These aspects determine the effects that will be experienced in your life.
When looking at the Mars square aspect to other planets you can include to some extent, the opposition, semi-square, quincunx, sesquiquadrate and other lesser-known hard aspects to arrive at a similar conclusion.
Mars Transits and Conjunction Aspects
Mars conjunct Sun infuses great energy and confidence in you. Avoid being confrontational as you may be overly aggressive today. Still, this is a good day to start new projects as your instinct for success is in full bloom.
Mars conjunct Moon adds aggressiveness to your emotions, tending to make you prone to emotional outbursts and anger. Don’t misplace your aggression, but don’t bottle it up either — its best to express it in some constructive way.
Mars conjunct Mercury gives tremendous mental energy to you and inflates your ego — take care to avoid being temperamental and touchy. If you channel this energy well, you can be very influential today.
Mars conjunct Venus drives your creative spirit, making you very passionate and expressive. This transit also stimulates your sex drive, making you desirous of physical intimacy with the opposite sex.
Mars conjunct Mars infuses great energy into your ego and body. Physical exercise (like sports) is a good outlet for it. A good workout will enable you to overcome the irritability and restlessness that this transit brings.
Mars conjunct Jupiter instills a harmony between your dynamic self and your spirituality, giving you unusual vigour and self-control. You would be a tough opponent to beat in sports. But avoid unnecessary risks today as they may lead to accidents.
Mars conjunct Saturn is a transit which makes this a day one which will try your patience. Little things like traffic jams and friends idiosyncrasies get on your nerves. A little physical activity can ameliorate the situation, but avoid anything dangerous.
Mars conjunct Uranus is a transit of almost violent energy, inclining you to act impulsively if not rashly. The likelihood of accidents is greatly increased, so avoid all unnecessary risks. You may rebel against authority.
Mars conjunct Neptune tends to drain away your energy, making it a difficult time to initiate new projects. You are also prone to be deluded by another person today, so watch out! On the positive side, it is a good day to just reflect or help others.
Mars conjunct Pluto is a powerfully energetic transit which instills great ambition in you but may also either make you violent or the target of violence. Avoid dangerous situations and try to channel the energy into constructive enterprises.
Mars Transits and Hard Aspects (square, opposition, semi-square, quincunx, sesquiquadrate etc)
Mars square Sun challenges you to prove yourself to others. This is the time to use your energy constructively; being slow to anger and worry is a good idea now.
Mars square Moon may bring buried frustrations to the surface. Take care when dealing with friends and family since “blowing up” at them now could prove harmful.
Mars square Mercury quickens your mind, making you receptive to all external stimuli. Be judicious and diplomatic in your discussions with loved ones at this time.
Mars square Venus marks a time when it’s best to take it easy and let others have their way. Demanding what you want could lead to frustrations and ill feelings among friends.
Mars square Mars enervates you, making you feel “on the top of the world”. This energy is best applied to work now if you have any, else just take it easy gives you a forward-looking disposition today. Try to see where you can best improve your relations with family and friends in the near future.
Mars square Saturn tends to make you listless and feel inadequate to the needs of loved ones. Masking inner doubts now could lead to problems in the near future.
Mars square Uranus makes you desire new and original experiences. Be careful not to forsake old friends at this time just to meet someone “new and exciting”.
Mars square Neptune lowers your drive to actively seek the company of friends in a social setting. It’s best just to stay home now and see only close loved ones.
Mars square Pluto may bring into conflict your desire with those of your family or group of friends. Use the tremendous energy you have now for the collective good of friends.
Mars Transits and Soft Aspects (sextile, trine etc )
Mars sextile Sun strengthens your desire to accomplish many things today. Now is a favourable time to work with friends or a family member on a project. You may get to know them a lot better without even really trying.
Mars sextile Moon empowers you with great emotional drive, and you seek an outlet for this energy in interactions with friends and family. Physical activity, like sports or games, among friends is recommended during this transit.
Mars sextile Mercury increases your ability to effectively communicate with both friends and colleagues. The practical use of your time and energy will most certainly pay off, bringing good times to all.
Mars sextile Venus allows you to enjoy the pure ebullience of mirth to the fullest. This transit represents an excellent time to enjoy the company of friends in a party atmosphere. Don’t hesitate to share your festive mood with others.
Mars sextile Mars instils in you today much energy that is best applied outdoors, engaging in activities that are both carefree and pleasant with friends and relatives.
With Mars sextile Jupiter, you should take every opportunity to get outside and enjoy the natural world. Work will seem easier and you should feel more relaxed once you engage in some sort of health-related activity.
Mars sextile Saturn is a transit when you should take the important things in your life seriously. Don’t engage in frivolous activities now, for it could prove to be stressful or harmful.
Mars sextile Uranus fills you with a desire to seek out a new friend or do something with a neighbour or relative you haven’t seen in a long time. This transit indicates a new person may unexpectedly enter your life.
Mars sextile Neptune relaxes you and makes you more in tune with your needs and the needs of friends and family. Sympathy and understanding for loved ones is heightened under this transit. Don’t be surprised if everyone comes to you for help!
Mars sextile Pluto fills you with energy that is best applied in your work or accomplishing your goals. This is a most favorable time to work in a group of close associates.
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