Mars is a strange planet in astrology. It’s hot-headed and aggressive, but without the energy of Mars, you couldn’t survive. If you have your natal Mars in the second house, this article is for you.
With your Mars in the second house of the natal chart, your finances are a life area where you spend a lot of energy. You want to get rich. Or at least well-to do. And you are willing to work hard for it.
A Mars in the second house spends the most of its energy on achieving material stability. You can be quite possessive, too! This placement of Mars is excellent for engineers, surgeons, work in the military.
Keep reading to learn more about the meaning of a natal Mars in the second house!
Meaning of Mars in Astrology
Mars got its name after the Roman god of war. People were afraid of this deity because they were aware of it that war brings suffering and destruction.
If used without caution, Mars can set your life and the life of people around you on fire. However, Mars also represents the drive that helps you achieve your goals. It is the planet of bravery and life-force. If there is no way, Mars will make one real quick.
Here’s a list of some of the keywords associated with Mars:
In the natal chart, Mars shows where you spend the most of your energy. It’s about what you pursue actively.
When talking about Mars, its sign and aspects are extremely important. They determine if this planet can function well in your life and make you successful or if it’s weak and shows you its destructive side.
Mars is the ruling planet of the sign Aries. They are both fiery, driven and energetic. They share similar traits with the first house in the chart wheel.
The Second House in the Natal Chart
The second house is traditionally associated with the zodiac sign Taurus. The Bull is grounded and focused on material stability. So is the second house.
Also called the House of Values, the second house what you find valuable in life. This includes everything from money through your own innate talents to what you find valuable enough to possess.
The second house belongs to the earth house (the second, the sixth and the tenth). In astrology, the element earth is associated with the physical world, work and career, and resources you possess in life.
An emphasized second house suggests that you have a materialistic attitude. It also shows your approach to money.
Did you know that the second house tells about your self-worth, too? It’s fascinating how the outer world is a projection of the inner world. People who have financial problems often have problems with their self-worth, too.
If you would like to learn more about this house in astrology, click here.
Natal Mars in the Second House
Mars in the second house suggests competitive and driven when it comes to acquiring wealth. Resources are an important aspect of your life. You put a lot of your energy into securing your financial future.
Mars in the second house has a practical approach to life. A person with this placement wants to know what is the practical value of something before they invest their time and energy into it.
Mars in the second house know how to make money, but they can be an impulsive spender. Mars is extremely short on patience. When it wants something, it wants it immediately, and this can harm your finances. There is no reason to worry about poverty here, but developing patience will serve you in many ways
The sign of Mars is important here. If you have a strong Mars, your ambition to make money becomes even more emphasized.
Mars in the second house can be very possessive. People with this placement have an instinctive urge to protect what’s their. They will fight for what they hold dear to.If a Mars in the second house feels that you endanger their possessions or want to tell them what to do with them, they will become really angry.
This house also talks about your self-worth. Mars in the second house people consider their physical body an important asset. Gaining physical strength and taking care of their health is usually a priority here.
Mars in the Second House and Money
The second house shows your finances, assets and how you acquire wealth. It describes your attitude towards money and how you can make money.
Planets in the second house suggest ways you can achieve financial success. This money doesn’t necessarily come from your career (that’s the eleventh house).
Mars in the second house shows that you can achieve financial success through the energies of this planet. Some occupations associated with Mars in astrology are engineering, military, mechanics, or even a surgeon. Anything related to fire, metals, war, sex, or sports can be profitable.
Sometimes Mars in the second house people choose to have their own business. In astrology, independence is one of the most important keywords of Mars. They prefer to work on their own and be self-employed. Usually they work hard and are passionate about what they do. Mars here gives a lot of drive and energy that you can use to build your business.
The condition of Mars is very important in the birth chart.
Delayed gratification is a term that Mars finds embarrassing. This planet wants everything now! Immediately! If a person’s Mars receives hard aspects and it is placed in the second house in their birth chart, they lack patience when it comes to money. These individuals can fall prey to get-rich-quick schemes.
A well-aspected Mars on the other hand bring wealth into your life. You possess the drive and energy to reach your financial goals.
People with a strong Mars in the second house are often generous. They enjoy the finer things in life, and they don’t hesitate their wealth with their loved ones.