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 natural curiosity, restlessness, and need to explore. Gemini is also the sign of communication and Mars will motivate us to seek out new ideas through classes, writing, and reading. Note that Mars in Gemini is far too happy to let you know what it thinks; we need to be mindful of verbally aggressive and argumentative tendencies.
Read for your Sun and rising sign.
Aries and Aries Rising — Tavel, movement, communication, learning. Time to get busy. With Mars, your ruling planet, in Gemini, the coming weeks will be restless and active. Communication will heat up, from pointed conversations to rise in phone calls, emails, and messages. Mars will also heat up travel, especially travel around the neighborhood and short trips out of town. Pack your bags. your mind, thinking, travel, communication, and learning.
Taurus and Taurus Rising — Income, value, stability, material life. Mars will heat up your wallet. With Gemini’s tendency to do things in multiples, don’t be surprised if you’re spending more in the coming weeks. You’ll also be taking action on money matters, from income you make to the resources you have to cover your basic needs.
Gemini and Gemini Rising — The self, personality, vitality, new beginnings. Time for a new beginning. Mars in Gemini is like a shot in the arm, giving vitality and courage. This will be a great time to take the lead and push your agenda in negotiations, but may be a tempestuous influence in the coming weeks.
Cancer and Cancer Rising — Retreat, rest, recuperation, surrender, endings. Mars will take you behind the scenes. As the planet of action, you may feel a little low on energy over the coming weeks or as if things are on pause. The action, instead, is happening in quiet spaces like meditation and prayer as well as your dreams.
Leo and Leo Rising — Friends, groups, community, society, humanity, the future. Time to get social. Mars will motivate you to get out in your community, working your network and making new connections. Friendships will also heat up. If there’s been a long simmering disagreement with a friend, it may boil over.
Virgo and Virgo Rising — Career, direction, status, the world. Mars will heat up your career. The coming weeks will launch you into the world, giving you the motivation to take on new responsibilities. You may start a new job or steer your life in a different direction. Your public life will also be very active.
Libra and Libra Rising — Travel, higher education, teaching, philosophy. Pack your bags. Mars will motivate you to get out and explore the world, from distant lands to foreign cultures. If you can’t travel, your education will be a main topic, especially specialized or university level training. Lastly, Mars will heat up your opinions and you may have a lot to say about what you believe in.
Scorpio and Scorpio Rising — Finances, intimacy, sharing, the psyche. Mars is your ruling planet and its arrival in Gemini will turn your focus toward money, power, and finance. Time to look into creating more wealth for yourself or getting a handle on your debts. Mars will also activate deeper issues around intimacy, sexuality, and trust.
Sagittarius and Sagittarius Rising — Relationships, partnership, collaboration, other people. your relationships will heat up. You may be motivated to meet new people as well. Keep in mind your interactions with people may be more aggressive as well as Mars isn’t the friendliest in this area of your chart.
Capricorn and Capricorn Rising — Health, wellness, work, colleagues, day-to-day life. Mars will heat up health, diet, nutrition, and fitness. Make sure you burn off Mars’s restless energy over the coming weeks — either at the gym or with a project. Don’t be surprised if you’re working harder than usual and having to juggle a lot of different things in your schedule.
Aquarius or Aquarius Rising — Self expression, creativity, children, leisure. Mars will be a spark of creativity, a need to individuate and express who you are through ideas. Seeing how Mars is your career planet, it’ll be time to show off your talents. Just make sure you’re having fun. Children may also be a focus as well.
Pisces and Pisces Rising – Home, family, foundation, emotional connections. Mars will pay a visit to your home for the next five weeks, heating up matters with family and the roots you’ve planted. You may feel inspired to start a renovation or improvement project. Mars in this area of your chart may be a little noisy, something to note if you’re the type of Pisces who needs the home to be a place of serenity. Mars may bring a move as well.