MARS IN HOUSE FOUR
Mars in the 4th house cultivates strong protective instincts and passion surrounding homelife and the domestic side of our existence. In astrology, the planet Mars embodies passion, energy, forcefulness, and aggression. When Mars occupies or passes through the 4th house, it promotes a more active interest in protecting and defending the home and also family members. The fourth house is ruled by cancer and governs family, domestic duties, childhood, and the inner world of thoughts and emotions and sentimental memories.
The fourth house is energized by the fortifying presence of Mars. Here, the planetary energy of Mars serves to empower the affairs and functions of the fourth house with a greater capacity to push its agenda and fulfill its needs. Moreover, whichever zodiac sign happens to reside in this house, Mars will empower and bestow some catalyzing and fortifying effects on how it is expressed. Here’s a breakdown of Mars in the 4th house in both the natal chart and as a Transit. Continue reading