A planet changes its character, depending upon the Sign and the house it occupies, the lordship of that Sign and also the vibrations it receives from the other planets, posited in other Sign. Here, let us study the behavior of Mars.
Significations of Mars
Agriculture, accidents, brothers, blood, carbuncle, commander-in –chief, cracks-in-flesh, courage, debts, fire, goldsmith, hemorrhage, injuries, instant death, sensuality, lacks morale, land, house, liberality, love, madness, passion, rage and strength. Lord Subramanya, vanity, wounds, bold speech, success in efforts, keen interest, bilious an windy complaints, mean life, criminal law, astrology, practice of mantras, atomic energy. Electrical, chemical and mechanical engineering, mining, military, electricity, petrol., ammunition, weapons, lime kilns, brick works, base metals, cruelty, hatred, odium, kitchen, gold, relatives, thieves, falsehood, butchery, red wine, enemy, quadruped, foreign travel, automobiles, machinery, youth, pungent taste, assembly-hall, flesh-eating, summer season, Lord Brahma, Sama Veda, iron, tending wild animals, independence, assertive nature, persistence, restlessness, coral, laboratories, skill in archery, southern direction, calumny, gossip, bakeries, drying of blood, head of a village, leanness.
The various effects produced by Mars, posited in different houses are as follows:
Mars in the ascendant
Wound marks on the body or marks left behind by boils, itches and the like, stealing habit, medium size, cruel hearted, excess of anger, extraordinary, valor, suffers from a peculiar disease, association with low-class people.
Mars in the 2nd House
Mars in the 3rd House
Native’s wife will be of questionable character.
Mars in the 4th House
Domestic adversities, death of father in the 8th year, ill health to mother.
Mars in the 5th House
Poor income, no children, ungentlemanly actions, official disfavors, suffering from wounds or cuts in the 16th year, very shrewd.
Mars in the 6th House
Reputation, capability to achieve success in undertaking, defeats enemies, marital happiness, acquisition of conveyance in the 27th year.
Mars in the 7th House
If mars is in the 7th from the ascendant, in a malefic Sign/ or conjunct malefic (even if the 7 the house happens to be Aries or Scorpio) – Loss of wife.
Mars in the 8th House
Eye diseases, longevity below 60, loss of father, urinary diseases, few children.
Mars in the 9th house
If mars is strong – Prosperity, adultery.
Mars in the 10th house
When favorably disposed, Long- lived brothers, good prosperity, interest in charity and hymns, devotional disposition.
Mars in the 11th house
Besides enjoying financial prosperity, the native will become a man of manifold activities.
Mars in the 12th House
Rheumatic problems, ungentlemanly actions, sinful deeds, inadequate income.