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Mars Retrograde: The Cosmic Chill Pill

Once every two years Mars, the planet that rules our motivation and ambition, turns retrograde for about a 2 1/2-month stretch. On June 26, 2018, Mars turns retrograde in Aquarius Read More »


Mars Direct

Action planet Mars is all about moving forward. However, Mars has been stuck in retrograde reverse since June 26, 2018! Finally, Mars will move direct again Read More »


Your Mars Return

In an Astrology birth chart, the placement of the planet Mars represents your unique drive and energy patterns. If you were a car, this planet tells us what kind of gas drives you and what motivates you. Read More »


Mars in Sagittarius: Eager, Optimistic, and Limitless

Driven and assertive Mars is quite happy in the energetic, fiery sign of Sagittarius. Mars is the planet of action. He represents our initiative and the ways in which we push ahead -- and while he moves through the sign of the aspiring Archer, the sky is the limit! Read More »


Mars in Scorpio: Intuitive, Persistent, and Driven

Mars feels very at home in Scorpio, because in traditional Astrology, Mars was the ruler of Scorpio. It shares an affinity with this sign, giving them the potential to work very well together. Scorpio is about getting to the bottom of things so they can be completely transformed, while action planet Mars is great at stimulating and provoking change. Read More »


Venus & Mars: The Relationship Dance

Being human is a group experience, which is why relationships are such an important subject. It takes two parents to make us and a community to supply the food, water, and shelter we need to survive. There's no such thing as a self-made man or woman Read More »


Astrology's Big 10 Planets

Astrologers study the planets from a spiritual perspective as they move through the zodiac and interact with each zodiac sign -- and each other -- to set the mood on Earth. Each planet has a unique personality and an area of life it influences and oversees through its aspects and transits.Here's a quick look at Astrology's "Big 10" planets and how they affect you: Read More »


Mars in Leo: Confident, Playful, and Proud

The heat turns up when Mars enters fun and fiery Leo! Mars is the planet of motivation and action, and while he moves through this sign of expression and enjoyment, our personalities surge and we seek pleasure in all that we do. Leo is a take-charge sign who follows its heart and takes an active role in everything. We aren't willing to sit and watch the world go by while Mars is in Leo. We want to play a role, be active, and express our feelings in the most colorful ways! Read More »


Mars in Capricorn: Realistic, Ambitious, and Hard-Working

Mars feels completely comfortable in Capricorn because this energetic planet is driven to succeed, just as Capricorn is all about working hard and achieving goals to get ahead. In fact, Mars' energies flow so powerfully and easily in Capricorn that astrologers say it is "exalted" in this sign. This period, then, is excellent for taking on big tasks and seeing them all the way through to the finish. Read More »


Mars in Aquarius: Idealistic, Original, and Independent

While fierce Mars moves through the brilliant sign of Aquarius, we're eager to fight for our freedom, our individuality, and our community! Aquarius is a sign that marches to its own beat, and we simply won't allow our ideas and ambitions to be silenced or shoved aside during this transit. Read More »


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