MARS IN THE 2ND HOUSE NATAL
In astrology, the planet Mars represents physical energy, fighting spirit and passion. When Mars is found in the 2nd house, also known as the house of money and possessions, It can denote a strong drive towards material wealth and status. There may be a preoccupation or obsession with objects. To collect and control them or display them proudly as a symbol of their power or accomplishments.
Mars in the second house also indicates that the most lucrative careers and activities suitable for this individual may be those that involve physical action, such as military professions, law enforcement, or professional fighting either in the ring or outside it as a promoter. People with this placement are likely to be very smart and savvy when it comes to money and business. They understand how money works and may be very crafty in devising schemes (or scams) for maximizing profits.
Mars in the 2nd house suggests there may be a proclivity for taking risks with money through investments and gambling. These individuals may enjoy the rush of playing high stakes for the chance to win big. Although gambling may be one of their vices, they are likely to manage their finances skillfully. With Mars in the 2nd house there may also be a passion for art and aesthetically pleasing objects.
This can manifest as superficiality and materialism in their personality. Nevertheless, they know what they like and they tend to have strong opinions about everything they observe. It is likely they tend to present themselves as something of an authority on what’s good and no good. Although others may take exception with their covetous ways, it is a supreme compliment if they take a liking to you.
Mars in the 2nd house can manifest as a strong sense of values and ethics which may exhibit an emphasis on a warrior-like ethos. Of course, if Mars is negatively aspected within the natal chart, this can result in a lack of morality virtue where the ends justify their means. Such a an individual may display antisocial, selfish and sociopathic tendencies. Their self interests must be satisfied even at other people’s expense. Under healthier conditions, this placement simply indicates a very cunning and resourceful person who loves to rack up trophies in part as evidence of what they’ve done and are capable of.
They try to impress people this way and their measure of success is tied to the amount of money they have in the bank. The Mars in 2nd house person has a special appreciation for power and beauty. Their appetites can sometimes go overboard but when they do something, they like to do it impressively. They tend to be all-or-nothing but there typically has to be some kind of material reward in it for them to even care. People with Mars in the 2nd are likely to be very protective of what’s theirs and may not be the most generous or charitable type of person.
MARS IN THE 2ND HOUSE SYNASTRY
In a relationship where one person’s Mars is in the other person’s 2nd house, the dynamic can put a strain on the union. If your partner has their Mars in your 2nd house, it is likely that you will feel that person is often intruding, disrespecting trying to take over your territory. There may be the sense that they are eyeing what’s yours like a ravenous wolf or have tendency to use your stuff without consenting with you first, Conversely the other person may feel you are being too territorial and uptight but it may be that they are taking your generosity for granted. On the other hand, the Mars person may be quite protective of you and to them, using your stuff is another way of feeling closer to you.
MARS IN THE 2ND HOUSE MAN
Males with Mars in their 2nd house mean business. They are not someone you want to cheat or short change in any way because they will find out and they will make you pay. They like risky business and are most attracted to money making ventures that involve action and excitement like professional sports, They are persuasive in a forceful way sometimes using intimidation when it’s needed. The Mars in the 2nd house man may exhibit possessive tendencies and treat their friends and romantic partners like another one of their prized possessions.
At times, this can make their friends feel valued and cared for, at other times it can make them feel like objects there for someone else’s enjoyment. Males with this placement are highly motivated to have all the nice things and amass a collection of rare and valuable objects that others would die for. They are the consummate hustlers who will work their way from the bottom to the top. They become money magnets when they utilize their instincts for spotting new and lucrative opportunities and capitalizing on them before anyone else.
MARS IN THE 2ND HOUSE WOMAN
Women with Mars in the 2nd house are no pushovers when it comes to making and managing their money. They have the capacity to be top earners and may do particularly well working in and around the spots world. They likely have a passion for fashion and a keen eye for quality and aesthetics. The second house Mars woman is highly motivated by what money can get them which include, security, stability and comfort. They hustle hard but also like to enjoy the fruits of their labor and simply admire everything they’ve been able to attain because of it.
Women with this Mars placement are good at spotting money making opportunities as they come. They do not waste time because well, time is money as they say. They are capitalists by nature and they enjoy the art of multiplying their dollars. They are likely to take special interest in the world of investing where they can get a great ROI thanks to their keen business sense. They also like to play with their money and may enjoy gambling at the Poker table or placing bets on sporting events. They may need to take care not to get overzealous as Mars is inclined to overdo it and develop a dangerous addiction to winning.
MARS IN THE 2ND HOUSE MARRIAGE
With Mars in the 2nd house, the effect it has on marriage is likely to have its pluses and minuses. During this transit, the marriage may feel somewhat reinvigorated by an increased interest and desire for sensual intimacy and spontaneity. There is motivation to invest in some new accessories and each spouse may be inclined to spoil themselves or each other with some lovely surprise gifts. They want to enjoy each other in the most primal sense and also immerse themselves headlong in everything that makes life beautiful and worth living. The passion is alive and there may be a desire to experiment and introduce some new things into the marriage including a few tricks that are sure to delight.
On the negative side, it is also possible that with all the libertine indulgences and financial risk taking that is likely to go on, there is the potential for some financial losses due to a lack of propriety. Furthermore, Mars in the 2nd house could also suggest that money or property may be aggressively taken away or damaged perhaps by burglary, or natural disaster. This may be time to guard their belongings and take measures to protect what they prize and cherish.
MARS IN THE 2ND HOUSE TRANSIT
When Mars is transiting the 2nd house, its time to make some money. Opportunities for a quick buck may come along and you are plenty motivated to go get it. Their may be an inclination to making impulse purchases and snapping up items that you just can’t live without. At this time, your appetites may be stronger than usual. You want the good stuff too and won’t tolerate shabby quality or anything less than what they pay for. You’re willing to fork over your hard earned cash for the sake of pleasure and good times.
There may be a competitive element to all this. It is possible you want to impress others with your spending and showoff what a high roller you are. In another sense, you may be motivated to cloister yourself in the comfort of your chambers and binge watch an entire Netflix series in a single sitting, or read the entire Harry Potter anthology. Or even better engage in an all-day sexathon with your favorite love partner. The idea is that you want to indulge your senses and stimulate your pleasure centers to the max right now.
MARS IN THE 2ND HOUSE ARIES
With this alignment, you are likely an adrenaline junkie who likes to live the fast life. You are in pursuit of the beautiful life and are very fond of art and romance. You are very sensual and may appear materialistic. Your prime motivation is to stack your money up and spend it like a king or queen.
MARS IN THE 2ND HOUSE TAURUS
With this placement, you are a passionate and sophisticated connoisseur whose tastes are refined yet sporty. You exude financial aptitude and probably have a sixth sense when it comes to spotting juicy opportunities to make money.
MARS IN THE 2ND HOUSE GEMINI
Under this placement, you are bound to be a persuasive haggler who knows how to get the best value for your buck. Your ability to communicate with passion is an asset and you can speak for days about the things you’ve done and like to do.
MARS IN THE 2ND HOUSE CANCER
You are an impassioned defender who protects your precious possessions with the tenacity of a lioness protecting her young. You are likely obsessed with old things like vintage memorabilia and relics to which some kind of sentimental or familial significance is attached.
MARS IN THE 2ND HOUSE LEO
You are a flashy cat but also very generous. You like to receive but also like to spread the wealth so you are not greedy or particularly selfish. You definitely take pride in what you own and use it as a demonstration of your financial power and success in the world..
MARS IN THE 2ND HOUSE VIRGO
With this placement, you are someone who is by turns very libidinous and gratification-seeking but also prudent and economical. You are sometimes at odds with yourself and may have some weird fetishes that you are ashamed about.
MARS IN THE 2ND HOUSE LIBRA
With this placement, you are a mix of genteel class and rugged charisma. You are a fine collector of sorts and the passion you possess is often simmering beneath the surface and sublimated through an amenable and affable decorum. It is likely you come off as a bit materialistic and vain.
MARS IN THE 2ND HOUSE SCORPIO
With this placement, there is an intense attachment to money and resources as a source of power and control. You are a shrewd and cunning handler of money and may possess a special ability for persuading people to give theirs to you.
MARS IN THE 2ND HOUSE SAGITTARIUS
You likely enjoy collecting exotic objects as a token of the places you have visited or would like to visit. You are not particularly materialistic but you are always trying to expand and grow your resources. You likely attract good luck and fortune thanks to your benevolent and optimistic attitude about money.
MARS IN THE 2ND HOUSE CAPRICORN
With this placement, you are well likely to build all the security and fortune you desire thanks to your tireless work ethic towards that pursuit. Because Mars is exalted in the sign of Capricorn, all that martial energy can be effectively channeled through Capricorn’s structured approach.
MARS IN THE 2ND HOUSE AQUARIUS
With this placement, you are likely to be interested in weird and obscure things. You look for unusual ways to make money and may have to try many things until you find your niche. Your preferred aesthetic is eccentric and you love gadgets.
MARS IN THE 2ND HOUSE PISCES
You are a passionate visionary with a creative eye for design. You are conceptual and very motivated to bring your vision to life. You are sometimes disillusioned when things do not pan out the way you so vividly imagined.
Mars in other Houses:
- Mars In Astrology
- Mars in the 1st House
- VENUS SQUARE MARS Natal Aspect
- Venus Conjunct Mars Natal Aspect
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