Mars Transit means the movement of the fiery planet from one sign to another. Mars takes about 45 days to transit in every sign. It is during this period that Mars can cause important changes in our lives.
In Vedic Astrology, Mars is the most masculine among all the nine planets. It is also known as the planet of War. The red planet is the ruler of the first zodiac sign (Aries), as well as the 8th zodiac sign (Scorpio).
When Mars is in the wrong house in your horoscope, chances of accidents and operations are likely. Mangal Dosha occurs or forms in your horoscope due to the malefic effects of Mars in your horoscope.
Mars Transit – Date & Time 2020
|Scorpio to Sagittarius||04:14 AM, February 8, 2020|
|Sagittarius to Capricorn||03:02 PM, March 22, 2020|
|Capricorn to Aquarius||09:04 PM, May 4, 2020|
|Aquarius to Pisces||08:41 PM, June 18, 2020|
|Pisces to Aries||07:21 PM, August 16, 2020|
|Aries to Pisces (R)||09:10 AM, October 4, 2020|
|Pisces to Aries (D)||11:00 AM, December 24, 2020|
Importance of Mars in Vedic Astrology
In Vedic Astrology, Mars signifies energy, courage, ambition, anger, leadership, and dominance. It also represents vigor and energy. The influence of Mangal (Mars) can be both negative and positive. While the power of this planet can activate your passionate side, it can also turn you violent.
Apart from these, it is also a key significator of physical fitness. Mars is the significator of military, soldiers, warriors, and builders. People who have a positive influence on Mars in their horoscope can also be good surgeons.
To understand how Mars transit can affect our marital life, we need to perform an in-depth study. Mars transit is essential as it forms some important combinations while moving through the zodiac houses.
The Effects of Mars Transit
First House- Courage, confidence, and strength heighten when Mars enters the first house. The person feels active and can live life the way he envisions. However, in this duration, anger and ego issues will also crop up. Thus, there could be trouble in paradise between couples. Situations leading to fighting and disputes are most likely.
Second House- During this transit, Mars will move through your second house from the Moon. The presence of Mars in your second house implies that you are a self-made individual.
The chances of expanding your income and finances are high. The fruits of your hard work reap good fortune during the transit. The stars will be favorable for you to invest in lands and property. But, it would help if you controlled your purse strings. Do not overspend. Tempers could be flying high during this period. So, use your words in a wise manner.
Third House- The third house represents courage and efforts. When Mars moves from the first house to the third house, the energy can go awry. Since you have a number of ideas and plans during this transit, you may end up exhausting your energy. Chances of mood swings, impatience, and heated arguments may arise as well. Thus, there is an increased risk for accidents as a result of your impatient or impulsive nature.
Fourth House- Focus on household responsibilities during this transit. As your instincts rule your actions during this period, you are likely to feel protective. You may feel pumped up to invest your time and energy in household repairs or decorations. However, this transit period may create disputes and feuds within the family. Past issues are likely to resurface.
Fifth House- Transit of Mars in this house is promising for creating a bond with children. Family relationships and ties will be harmonious. This period is a great time to take up artistic projects or express yourself creatively. You will also have a passionate love life during this period. The influence of Mars also heightens your charisma.
Sixth House- The movement of Mars through your sixth house signals good times and fortune. During this transit, chances are likely for an increased income. Due to the effect of Mars, an individual starts to be more organized at work and house. But be careful, this period also creates problems in your career.
Seventh House- This Transit is not a favorable period. Mars Transit in the seventh house rings in trouble in your relationships. As a result of Mars transit in this house, scary and tense situations may arise. It is better to keep a check on your ego and temper to avoid any impending disasters or loss. Watch your words.
Eighth House- The Transit in the eighth house is an unfavorable period to implement any task. One can expect losses in terms of wealth and income. When Mars moves through your eight houses, it also affects your body. Some of you may face blood-related disorders like deficiency, anemia, hemorrhage, etc.
Ninth House- You may get embroiled in legal matters during Mars Transit in the ninth house. There could be minor to significant sufferings as a result of ailments. But you can also be lucky to win or be successful. Keep a check on your finances as well as health.
Tenth House- You want recognition for your accomplishments & hard work during this period. Mars transit in the tenth house creates favorable situations for monetary growth. One can get fame and success based on your personality. Situations are favorable for one to gain recognition for their work towards the end. So don’t lose hope. Additionally, you can also work on your mental health and your health. Keep a track on your diet,
Eleventh House- One can learn to be patient during the Mars transit in the eleventh house. Be cautious of creating unnecessary rifts with your friends and peers. You can also enjoy an increase in your finances. Group projects and cooperation can help to fulfill your dreams. This period stimulates you to lead in your work rather than following orders.
It would help you if you work without any ego and don’t let it dominate your decisions.
Twelfth House- The transit of Mars in the twelfth house is not ripe for favorable results. Mars can also negatively influence your marital life. This period is a time to align your goals and act upon them. It is best if you continue to work alone. Past actions are likely to catch-up with you. Stay away from taking up any work that can pose a threat to your life.