Soon, planet Mars will transit into the sign of Gemini on 26th August 2024 and it will be one of complex transit of 2024.
During this transit native will be affected in many ways which will depend on the placement of Mars in the natal horoscope native.
In this article, I will cover the predictions and effects for this transit.
Significance Of Gemini Sign
Gemini is the first trine of the Kama trikone and is an air sign which is ruled by planet Mercury. Gemini is also a dual sign and signify the following.
- Element: Air
- Ruling Planet: Mercury
- Modality: Mutable
- Symbol: The Twins
- Gender: Dual (masculine and feminine)
- Body Part: Shoulders, Arms, Hands
- Direction: North
- Caste: Vaishya (Merchant)
- Nature: Dual, airy, and changeable
- Guna (Quality): Rajas (Active)
- Primary Motivation: Dharma (Righteousness)
- Dhatu (Bodily Tissue): Skin
- Taste: Mixed (Sweet and Sour)
- Primary Goals: Seeking knowledge, communication, variety
- Positive Traits: Adaptable, communicative, intellectual, versatile
- Negative Traits: Restless, indecisive, superficial, prone to overthinking
- Gemstone: Emerald
- Color: Green
- Metal: Alloy
- Governs: Communication, intellect, learning, adaptability, curiosity, siblings, short journeys, trade, and commerce.
People born under the sign of Gemini are believed to be curious, adaptable, and communicative. They have a versatile nature and are often drawn to intellectual pursuits. Gemini is ruled by Mercury, the planet of communication and intellect, emphasizing the sign's connection to learning and the exchange of ideas. The duality symbolized by the Twins reflects Gemini's ability to see both sides of a situation and their inherent restlessness.
As with any astrological sign, the overall interpretation can vary based on the individual's complete birth chart, including the position of planets and other astrological factors.
Effects On Aries Ascendant Ascendant
For Aries Ascendant planet Mars is lord of the 1st and the 8th house and is a benefic planet for them.
Mars rules over very important significations such as:
- Body type.
- In laws.
During its transit in Gemini planet Mars will enter their 3rd house which signifies courage, siblings, arms, strength, short travels etc.
From the 3rd house, transit Mars will aspect the 6th of enemies 9th house of luck and the 10th house of career.
Which means, these houses and any planet in them, will also get influenced during this transit.
Let's see how it will impact them.
As soon as Mars enters the 3rd house, there will be instant relief in career and relationship related matters.
Also health will improve, there will be a better control on the voice and judgement on what the native is saying to others.
Mars performs well in the 3rd house and here being the ascendant lord, planet Mars will bring rise in courage and will inspire the native to do positive things.
Native will perform very good at workplace and will be able to beat the competition easily.
A opportunity for a rise in rank can come in middle of this transit. Along with that native will be able to plan for future very well.
In relationship front, native will see positive feedback from people. The charisma of native will rise and people will pass compliments easily.
Though it is important that native should not take care of the need of the spouse and siblings. Also, the aspect of the Mars over the 9th house of Father can bring some strain in relationship with him.
Overall a very good transit this is going to be and will bring success and support from luck. Same time, native will be very ambitious and will be doing important work for future growth.
On health, since Mars is the ascendant lord, its transit over the 3rd house will boost the energy level and enthusiasm. It is very good for the efforts, native wants to take for bringing changes in looks and health. Luck will be supportive to bring relief from chronic illness and right kind of cure will come to the native.
Effects For Taurus Ascendant
For Taurus ascendant, planet Mars is lord of the 7th house and the 12th house rules over the following significations:
- Life partner.
- Business partner.
- Abroad matters.
The transit of Mars will be happening over the 2nd house which rules over speech, family, food intake, income etc.
Transit Mars will aspect over the 5th house of children, past life karma, 8th house of longevity, occult, in laws, spouse income and the 9th house of Father, religion, long distance travels etc.
This transit have shades of good and bad in it.
It is going to be very supportive for income from abroad and those who have plans to move family to a abroad location will find support from the transit.
But same time there will be obstacles form bad health and issues in relationship.
The native need to watch the food habits and avoid substance abuse like alcohol etc.
Even chances of food poisoning is there during the course of this transit.
In relationship,the presence of transit Mars in the 2nd house is going to give a rough attitude towards the spouse.
This can spoil the relationship and native can have arguments with spouse.
This will hold true especially when the native have such combinations for marital issues in the Horoscope.
The aspect of the transit Mars will be falling over the 5th house, and this have strong say in emotions and sensitivity.
This means native won't have any sense on what is coming out of the mouth.
This can impact the relationship at work place also.
Whereas the aspect over the 8th house shows that native won't get along with the spouse family.
The above mentioned negative effects can stop the progress of native in career.
On wealth, the impact will be average and native will be spending money on unnecessary things.
There will be impulsive buying and in some cases native may even reduce the savings for a unless item.
Remedy: Native should make 5th house lord Mercury strong via a Jyotish quality Green Emerald or Peridot.
Effects For Gemini Ascendant
For Gemini ascendant, planet Mars is a malefic planet due to its ruler ship over the 6th and the 11th house.
Still planet Mars have a big say on their career and large gains due to its control over following significantions:
- Legal matters.
- Maternal uncles.
- Large gains.
Transit Mars will be over the first house which is also known as the rising ascendant. Any transit in this house affects the native directly and is most important for good or bad reasons.
Planet Mars will aspect the 4th house of land, luxury, comforts, 7th house of marriage, spouse and the 8th house of in laws, longevity, obstacles.
This transit is going to be very interesting for them. There will be gains of large amounts and it will be through self efforts, in business, through land or spouse.
Depending on the Horoscope of the native, any of the area mentioned above can give gains.
But gains are there for sure.
At career and workplace, native will see rise in influence and will bag a promotion or a important project.
There competition will be crushed by the native and the enemies will feel defeated.
It is important to check the horoscope of the individuals because opposite can also happen, if the running dasha is weak.
The cause of concern will be natives married life and relationship with friends and family.
The direct aspect of Mars in the 7th house can cause difference in opinion with the spouse and frequent arguments throughout this transit of Mars.
Also, lack of domestic peace will be there which will affect the peace of mind.
Native need to be careful in that and also should avoid rash behaviour.
There will be a sense of hurry and urgency which can make health bad.
Remedy: Native should make planet Mercury strong via jyotish quality green Emerald.
Effects For Cancer Ascendant
For Cancer ascendant, planet Mars is lord of the 5th and the 10th house and is a Yogakaraka planet for them.
Mars rules over the following significantions for them:
- Mantra siddhi.
- Past life karma.
- Father income.
During its transit in Gemini, planet Mars will be over the 12th house of abroad, expenses and isolation.
Mars will aspect the 3rd house of sibling and courage, 6th debts and health and the 7th house of marriage and spouse.
Here what is happening is that, a yogakaraka planet is going to transit in a negative house.
Which means two things:
1. Mars will become weak to protect its significations.
2. Mars will boost the house in transit.
Here is how it will give result.
The native will see a good opportunity to go abroad and most like to move. It is also good for a transfer and native will be able to come close to family ( aspect on the 7th house).
Same time support will be there in cracking a exam and defeat a competition for a position.
Native will have that intensity which will be helpful in making progress in life.
Gains will also be there but same time expenses in equal amount. So moneywise, best is not to expect much from this transit.
In relationship the impact will be average and will affect those who have a weak and afflicted 7th house or its lord.
With siblings things will be progressive and a auspicious event will happen in siblings life.
Mars when transit the 12th house makes one worry and affects the quality of sleep.
Also its direct aspect on the 6th house can bring injury and sickness.
Hence it is advisable that native takes care of health.
There is a fear of accident so and it can happen for those who have weak dasha operating in the Horoscope.
Remedy: Wear a Jyotish quality Red Coral in ring finger of right hand.
Effects For Virgo Ascendant
For Virgo Ascendant, planet Mars is the most malefic planet due to the lordship over the 3rd and the 8th house and it rules over the following significantions:
- In laws.
- Chronic health issues.
- Spouse income.
During its transit in Gemini, planet Mars will transit over the 10th house of career and karma.
And Mars will aspect the 1st house which stands for self, 4th house of domestic peace and the 5th house of education, position and children.
Out of all the ascendant, Virgo ascendant will have the most negative impact of this transit.
The aspect of Mars over their 1st house means affliction over the most important house and this can make things quite negative.
It can brings rejection and dejection in life and since Mars will be over the 10th house of career and honors.
The native may loose the job or may experience negative events at workplace.
If that happens then things can further go down because the other key areas of life are not looking well either.
The native can have issues in marriage and disharmony at home due to the aspect of Mars over the 4th house.
On top of that mother's health issues can also add troubles.
Native should also be careful on own health and change of getting a injury is high or native can get a health issues which can become chronic in nature.
Overall a very negative transit which should be dealt with patience.
Remedy: Native should appease planet Mars via donation of Lord Hanuman samagri in Hanuman temple.
Effects For Libra Ascendant
For Libra ascendant, planet Mars is lord of the 2nd and the 12th house which rules over the following significations for them:
- Food intake.
- Moral values.
- Longevity of spouse.
The transit of Mars will be happening over their 9th house of Father, religion, luck, long distance travels, pilgrimages, teacher, divine grace, ancestors etc.
Aspect of this transit Mars will be falling over the 12th house of abroad, expense, sleep, dreams, 3rd house of courage, strength, short distance travels, siblings and 4th house of mother, mental peace, domestic peace, assets, real estate.
Planet Mars and its significations will benefit from this transit, native will be getting a chance to go abroad and will benefit from travelling. This transit is indicating long term abroad stay for them. Native determination will rise and efforts will be made in the right direction. Those working in MNC, army, police, sports or politics will see benefits from this Mars transit. Though some friction with seniors can arise but native will be able to handle the situation. For business this is a supportive period and native can start a new business. Partners in business will be supportive and existing issues with partner will resolve.
Expenditures will rise now and native will have to keep some extra cash for travelling. Though at the same time some gain will happen through father and spouse. Export and import will bring large gains for the native.
Relationship wise, this period will bring native and his spouse very close and they may travel to a far distance place. To solve the existing marital crisis this period will prove very beneficial. Natives who are looking for a marital alliance will get lucky now. Health issues to father can happen and native may not get along with younger sibling. Some issues with domestic peace are seen and will be due to the absence of native at home.
Health wise, things are looking great and native energy levels will be at its best and existing health issues of native will resolve now and native will engage in physical activities. If native have Ketu, Rahu or Venus in the 4th house then some chest related issues can bother otherwise it is looking normal.
Remedy: Native should pacify planet Mars via donation of Blood on Tuesdays.
Effects For Scorpio Ascendant
For Scorpio ascendant, planet Mars is lord of the 1st and the 6th house and own over the following significations for them:
- Health issues.
- Maternal relations.
- Legal issues.
The transit of Mars will be happening over the 8th house of occult, longevity, shared resources,in laws, research, insurance, obstacle etc.
During this transit native will double negative impact because Mars transit in 8th house is negative in nature and as an ascendant lord this brings their whole life under its impact. Native will be facing severe issues and obstacles at the workplace like a situation like job loss or legal issues. Enemies will be very active and will be able to harm the native and if Venus is placed in the 8th house then native should be careful of opposite sex at work place. In this season of layoffs having such transit can be very challenging to endure.
Financially, there will be over expenditure and loss of money and native is advised to keep a control on budgets and don't make any decision which can cause financial issues in future. There can be dispute related to inheritance of property and native may not see much improvements in it.
Relationship will be impacted badly and the placements for bad marriage will come active.Health issues to spouse is also seen and in laws won't be doing well either. Native harsh speech can bring ego tussles with friends and family members.
Health wise, if Ketu, Rahu or Saturn are placed in the 8th house then there can be surgery on the native. Lack of energy and laziness will prevail,mental health won't be good either and chances of injury or accidents are very high.
Remedy: Native should wear a Yellow sapphire because it is 5th house lord which is 12th from the 6th house and it will protect the native from the negative impact of this transit.
Effects For Sagittarius Ascendant
Here, planet Mars is lord of the 5th and the 12th house and Mars is basically a benefic planet for them. Rulership of Mars signify the following in their Horoscope.
- Mantra siddhi.
Transit of Mars will be happening over their 7th house which controls significations such as marriage, spouse and partnership of all kinds.
During this transit native will be feeling confident and motivated to do great things and will get support from luck also. Native may get the opportunity to go abroad and some fruitful travelling is also seen. Performance will be appreciated and great feedback will be received. Business will bring the best results and native may take important decisions for its expansion which will bring fruits in future. It is a great time to start something of your own and experiment with new ideas and things.
Financially, this period is looking good and gains are seen from spouse, native own career and efforts will bring favorable results also.
Relationship wise, this period can bring marriage and native will find a suitable spouse. There will be improvements in relationships and native will be able to make new bonds which will last long. With health concerns can arise with spouse which will need some medicine and treatment.Nothing major is seen and chances are there that native will plan for a child birth in this period.
Remedy: Native should visit Hanuman temple daily throughout this transit of Mars.
Effects For Capricorn Ascendant
For Capricorn ascendant, planet Mars is the lord of the 4th and the 11th house and its main function is related to luxury and money since it rules over the following significations:
- Large gains.
- Domestic environment.
- Mental peace.
During its transit in Gemini, planet Mars will transit through the auspicious 5th house of kids, stomach, past life karma, speculation abilities, mantra etc.
The house where Mars will transit is a auspicious house and this will push planet Mars to give good results of its significations.
Likewise the aspects which will be falling over the 8th, 11th and the 12th house will carry the combined influence of the 4th, 11th and the 5th house.
This transit will bring determination and will power to rise in life but native will be angry and restless due to lack of positive results. There can be a situation of scandal, if Venus is present in the 6th house in the natal horoscope.
Legal troubles can also come and native should stay away from confrontations. Abroad related matters will bring native some stress but native will push harder to materialise it this time.
Seniors at the workplace won't be happy with native performance and if dasha of afflicted or weak planets is running in the horoscope then there can be loss of job.
Financially this period is going to cause money issues and native will have to ask money to get things done. Chances of theft are also seen and native house and car will see damages.
Marital disputes can happen and natives having placements for bad marriage will suffer a lot now, legal issues are seen and native in the middle of divorce will be seeing bad outcomes. Native anger and instant reactions will be causing arguments at home and there is a possibility that natives Mother will suffer from some severe health issues.
Health wise also, not much positive is seen, native can injure himself and can go through a surgery. Existing health issues will need more attention now and things are going to be tough on mental health also. Sleep related troubles and bad dreams will lead to alteration in behaviour.
Effects For Aquarius Ascendant
For Aquarius ascendant, planet Mars is lord of the 3rd and the 10th house and is a important planet whose functions is related to career mainly.
Besides career, planet Mars rules over following significantions for them:
- Short distance travels.
- Father's income.
During its transit in Gemini planet Mars will enter their 6th house which signifies enemies, debts, health, injury, maternal relatives etc.
Mars will aspect 9th, 12th and the 1st house from its transit position.
During this transit there will be equal amount of good and bad events in the life of Aquarius ascendant natives.
First of all the transit of Mars in 6th house can be considered as good because it will give them a ability to stand up, a will power to achieve goals etc.
But at the same time, planet Mars will aspect over the 1st house and that can cause anger issues, too much straight forward attitude.
So here native need to understand this and balance the negative effects with good judgement.
Due to this transit, native will feel rushy and will feel a need to do things fast and this can lead to negative results and failure.
A cool and calm head is required throughout this transit.
There can be clashes with seniors and enemies at work place will bother the native.
But indications are there that native will be able to crush the competition and will win the favor of seniors.
A opportunity will arise to travel far and it can be related to abroad places.
Though it is required that native should have placements for abroad related travels.
Overall on career the native need to keep a cool head to gain from this transit.
On financial front, there will be rise in expenses on unnecessary things and even on medical emergencies.
Native should not expect financial gains of large gains.
If native is engaged in trading and speculations then changes of losses are high, also losses through theft and stealing is also there.
On relationship, native will bond well with friends and will be going out a lot.
But with close relatives in family like spouse, father, mother and siblings. Native won't be able to gel well. Rather these will be disharmony in the house.
If they have combinations for marital disharmony then it is advised that native take extreme cautions with spouse.
On the health front, native should take care of injury, burning and should avoid physical conflicts.
Mars presence in the 6th house can bring physical harm for them.
Old health issues will bother them again and mental health won't be good.
Conclusion- The transit of Mars in Gemini requires dedication and self control, especially on anger and impulsive behaviour.
Remedy: Donate Lord Hanuman samagri in Hanuman temple for 21 Tuesdays.
Effects For Pisces Ascendant
For Pisces ascendant, planet Mars is lord of the 2nd and the 9th house. This makes Mars a auspicious planet for them.
Planet Mars rules over the following significantions for them:
- Food intake.
- Family values.
- Long distance travels.
Mars will transit over their 4th house of mother, mental peace, land, assets, luxury and comforts.
Same time planet Mars will aspect over the 7th of spouse 10th of career and the 11th house of gains.
Overall the this transit is looking auspicious for them especially for financial gains. There will be a auspicious event at career and workplace. Native will gain trust of seniors and people in authority. Relationship with co-workers will also improve and native will be in good books of seniors. Income will also rise and the stagnancy in finances will be gone. The native will see gains from land and parental properties and along with that native can buy a new car or an expensive gadget.
On relationship native will see betterment and understanding with spouse will be there. Domestic peace will prevail and existing issues between the family members will solve now. Indication of addition of a family member is seen .i.e birth of children for sibling.
Over health, the impact is looking good but if native have Venus, Ketu, Saturn or Rahu in the 7th house then chances of injury will arise. Natives who are suffering from addictions will have to face the demons and work towards the betterment.
Remedy: Native should wear Red coral in middle finger of the right hand.