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 placements for a planet used to going it alone and getting what it wants. What will Mars in Libra mean for you? Check it out.
Aries or Aries Rising — Relationships, one-on-one connections. Time for you to find peace and middle ground. Used to going first, try letting someone else step ahead. It may be a little awkward, but you’ll be learning valuable lessons about balance and negotiation. Libra is also your relationship sign and you’ll feel an impulse to partner up.
Taurus or Taurus Rising— Health, wellness, day-to-day life. Mars will motivate you to get in shape, eat right, and get your life in order. So, start making a list. What needs to get done? What needs straightening up? Are you eating your vegetables? Also, Mars can get a bit overworked in this part of your chart. Make sure you take care of your day-to-day needs.
Gemini or Gemini Rising — Self expression, creativity, children, leisure. With Mars in this part of your chart, it’s all about you, Gemini. Think talent, creativity, and strutting your stuff. What do you want to share with the world? Perform? Create? You may feel more inclined to take a risk or a gamble, too.
Cancer or Cancer Rising — Home, family, foundation, emotional connections. Home is where the heart is, Cancer. So what happens when your living space is turned upside down? Mars in this area of your chart may coincide with a move or change in the home, leaving you a little unsettled. Additionally, you may even feel an impulse to redecorate.
Leo or Leo Rising — Travel, movement, communication, learning. Mars in this part of your chart will be BUSY. You may be running back and forth between appointments or bouncing between cars, trains, and text messages. You’ll also have something to say, channeling this impulse through writing and speaking. Classes may be a feature at this time as well.
Virgo or Virgo Rising — Income, stability, material life. Mars in this part of your chart will want security and solid ground. How will you make that happen? What do you need to buy or gather to create a sense of material stability? You may also feel an impulse to make more money or find things to spend it on. Credit and finance will feature as well.
Libra or Libra Rising — The self, personality, vitality, new beginnings. Time to take action, Libra. After working behind the scenes, you will feel a sense of renewal and vitality. Mars may also inspire you to stop playing nice and go after what you want. Ready to take charge? You’re so used to making it about other people. What happens when you stop pathologically compromising? If you’re in a relationship that is not working, you may feel an impulse to leave.
Scorpio or Scorpio Rising — Retreat, rest, recuperation, surrender, endings. Since Mars is your ruling planet, it’s dip into Libra is a pulling back from the world. You may feel a little tired or mellow over the coming weeks. This will be a natural time to meditate, dream, and connect with the hidden, from spirituality to the deep internal recesses of your soul. Don’t push too hard, Scorpio. Learn to release and surrender into the cosmic ocean.
Sagittarius or Sagittarius Rising — Friends, groups, community, society, the future. Mars will push you to think big. This will be a time to look to the future and craft a vision for the road ahead. You just stepped out of a two year peak. So, what’s next? Additionally, you’ll feel a drive to connect with community and like minded groups. You’ll be experiencing a lot of action in friendships as well. Start networking, Sag.
Capricorn or Capricorn Rising — Career, direction, status, the world. Mars will put you on top, Capricorn. Time to launch yourself into the world, climb the ladder, and work hard toward recognition. So, what do you want to be known for? You may also feel as if you’re not at home much over the coming weeks. Your community will be a major ally in helping you achieve success.
Aquarius or Aquarius Rising — Travel, higher education, teaching, philosophy. Getting the itch to travel? With Mars activating this part of your chart you may be planning a long distance trip or journey. Education will also be a major focus, from specialized training to university level classes. If you write, this may be a natural time when you publish your ideas.
Pisces or Pisces Rising — Finance, legacies, intimacy, the psyche. Money will be a major focus with Mars in this area of your chart. You may be looking at a loan, sorting through benefits, or even an inheritance. Debt and taxes may feature as well. In short, what will bring you wealth and security beyond the income you make? Additionally, this will be a time to explore themes of intimacy, sharing, and anything that takes place in private.