Mars

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Mars in Virgo: Sign by Sign

If Mars is action and motivation, its journey through Virgo will channel that energy towards precision and excellence There’s a drive for perfection when Mars is in Virgo. Everything has to be just so, perhaps even obsessively.

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Mars in Leo: Sign by Sign

Mars, the planet of action and determination, stokes the fires of creativity while in Leo. Over the next six weeks, it’s all about upping our self confidence game, showcasing our talents, and reveling in art and performance.

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Mars in Cancer: Sign by Sign

To be fair, Mars isn’t exactly home in moody Cancer. As the planet of action and will, Mars has to learn to navigate Cancer’s emotional ebb and flow. Seeing how Cancer is a sign that needs care and nurturing, Mars can get very cranky when it doesn’t get it.

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Mars in Gemini: Sign by Sign

Mars in Gemini likes to move fast, from running to hopping in the car and setting off. As the planet of action, Mars amps up Gemini’s curiosity and need to explore. Gemini is also the sign of communication and Mars will motivate us to seek out new ideas.

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Mars in Taurus: Sign by Sign

If Mars is motivation and action, then in Taurus it learns to slow down and enjoy life’s simple pleasures. Taurus is the first earth sign and helps us understand what we need not only to survive but thrive. For that Taurus is material needs, money, security, and stability.

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Mars in Aries: Sign by Sign

Get ready! Mars the planet of action and motivation is in Aries. Depending on your sign, Mars will heat up an area of your life. You may feel compelled to take charge or begin something new. On the other hand, you may feel as through you’re having to put out fires.

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Mars in Pisces: Sign by Sign

On paper Mars in Pisces looks like an awkward pairing. After all, Mars is action, motivation. It’s the planet of initiative and willpower, inspiring us to move forward. But in Pisces, Mars meets its match, learning the fine art of surrender.

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Mars in Aquarius: Sign by Sign

If Mars is action and motivation, then its journey through Aquarius will heat up themes of intellect, freedom, equality, humanity, and ideology. For the next five weeks we’ll be fighting for what we believe in and making our collective voices known.

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Mars in Capricorn: Sign by Sign

If Mars is motivation and action, then its time in Capricorn will inspire us to lead and manifest our ambitions. In fact, Mars is quite happy in Capricorn, which is where it does its best work, channeling its impulse and restlessness with a much needed maturity.

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Mars in Sagittarius: Sign by Sign

If Mars is motivation and action, its journey through Sagittarius will be spiked with enthusiasm, optimism, and a drive to find answers. Sagittarius is the sign of wisdom, philosophy, and religion. But Mars has been known to be a bit of a crusader in this sign with a dash of self righteousness. Nevertheless, Mars […]

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Mars in Scorpio: Sign by Sign

If Mars is action and motivation, then its journey through Scorpio is an exceptionally powerful placement. After all, Scorpio is ruled by Mars, a sign that covers themes of intimacy, power, control, secrets, vulnerability, wealth and legacies as well as death and rebirth. Mars in Scorpio is the yin to Mars […]

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Mars in Libra: Sign by Sign

If Mars is action and motivation, its journey through the seventh sign of the zodiac will animate all things Libra — relationships, cooperation, beauty, grace, charm, manners, and diplomacy. We’ll feel a drive to partner up and to find common ground. But, truth be told, Mars in Libra isn’t the easiest […]