Since, the planets represent the source of our energy, they are highly important in our lives. Mars is among the outer planets. This planet takes rounds of the Sun but in the outer circle with different pace with that of the Earth. Apart from Mars, there is Venus which can appear occasionally in the inner circle of Sun and Earth. Meanwhile, moon also appears in the inner circle on several occasion.
The color of Mars is red, and its light is ruddy. Because it illuminates at night, everyone can see it without fail. It can easily be differentiated.
Mars, also known as Mangal, is called Bhoomi putra in Hindu mythology as he is the son of planet Earth. When you will go into the ancient literature of Hindu mythology, you will find Mangal with the name of Angaraka. He is also recognised as Kartikeya who is the god of war.
Mangal is called the Commander-in-Chief of celestial bodies that rules over “Samveda”.
Among Hindus, Mars is the godly representation of God Muruga, Subramanya, Kumaraswamy, Velayudham or Vadivel.
As per the Western mythology, the Mars is the god of Romans and deity of Buddhists. He is the God of Destruction and War, as well as God of Energy and Force.
Dry, fiery and masculine as you describe this planet. Mars is the deity of two zodiac signs i.e. Aries (Mesh) and Scorpio (Vrischika). Mars is exalted in the Capricorn (Makara) at 28 degrees. His complexion is deep red while his stature is high.
When it comes to the Vedic Astrology, Mars represents younger sibling (especially brother) in the chart of its natives. It is the significator of third and four housea while being the ruler of first and eight houses.
Mars rules the third house, which is the house of courage in the horoscope.
This planet can specially perform better in the Sixth House which is the house of Debt, Diseases, and Enemies because of its strong fighting abilities. It will give the natives strength to deal with the problems linked with the sixth house.
The position of Mars decided too much about your personality. If it is positioner positively then, you will have a goop personality. You will have energy, courage and force that will make you competitive against your rivals. You will be quick to take decision.
It governs the Narmada, Bheema Ratha, Nirvindhaya, Godavari, vena, Ganges, Sindhu, Vindhya, Malaya, Chola, Dravida, Videha, Andhra Pradesh, Kerala, Tupte, and other rivers.
All acute fevers, chicken pox, plague, measles, mumps, inflammatory symptoms, burns, capillary ruptures, etc. Fistula, wounds, cuts, brain fever, haemorrhage, typhoid, puerperal fever, intestine ulcers, malaria, abortions, boils, bleeding, tumours, tetanus, and other diseases
Tiger, Wolf, Hunting, Dogs, Elephant as per Brihat Samhita, Kite, Hawk etc are represented by Mars.
Precious Gems and Metals
Red Coral is the gemstone suitable here. In fact, the Mars rules all red stones.
|Body||WillPower, Courage to stand for oneself, Strength|
|Deity||Rudra, Subramanya, power(shakti)|
|Lord||1st & 8th House|
|Aspect||4th, 7th, 8th|
|Karkatwa of Planet: Mars|
|General||Brothers, sisters, boils, blood, Govt. Service, accidents, typing, printing, spirits, rape, desires, Mantras, Vedas, machinery, labor, house, land and building, Hanuman, Durga, breaks in Education, accidents. In a female horoscope -‐husband|
|Health (body part)||Bridge of the nose, Cardiac region, Eyebrow|
|Relation||Husband, brother, Commander|
|Places||hills, mountains, rocks, mines, metals, bullets, spheres|
|Substance||red chilies and pepper.|
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