acts on the extremes - either soft like a wax or
hard like a stone. The Sun, Moon and Jupiter are
his friends, whereas Mercury and Ketu are his
enemies. Rahu and Saturn are neutral to Mars. The
first cycle of Mars runs between the ages 28 and
33, the 2nd between 63 and 68 years and the 3rd
between 98 and 103 years. The 1st and 8th houses
are the own houses of Mars and he gets exalted in
the 10th house of his debilitation. Mars acts as a
malefic in the 4th and 8th houses, but he is
benefic if placed in the 1, 2, 3, 5, 6, 7, 9, 10,
11 and 12th houses.
is the signification of sex, brothers, land and
property and rules over the animal instincts in
man. A benefic Mars offers self confidence, sharp
wit, faculty of argumentation and adventurous
spirit, strong determination and qualities of
leadership in all human pursuits. On the contrary,
a weak and afflicted Mars makes the native lose
temper quickly, fool hardy, quarrelsome and
brutal. Such a Mars makes the native a sexual
general effects and remedial measures of Mars
according to Lal Kitab can be delineated as
in Ist House
in the 1st house makes the native good natured,
truthful and richer from the 28th year of age. He
wins favors from the government and victory
against the enemies without much effort. He earns
large profits from the business associated with
Saturn i.e., iron, wood, machinery etc. and the
relatives represented by Saturn i.e., nephews,
grandsons, uncles etc.
curses from the mouth of such a native will never
go waste. Association of Saturn with Mars provides
physical trouble to the native.
Avoid the acceptance of things free of cost or in
2. Avoid evil deeds and telling lies.
3. Association with saints and Faqirs will prove
4. Things of ivory will give very adverse effects.
in 2nd House
native with Mars in the 2nd house is generally the
eldest issue of his parents, or else he or she
would always like to be treated so. But living and
behaving like a younger brother would prove highly
beneficial and ward off several evils
automatically. Mars in this house provides great
wealth and properties from the in-laws' family.
Mars negative here makes the native a snake in
disguise for others and causes his death in war or
Mars with Mercury in the 2nd house weakens the
will power and undermines the importance of the
The business associated with Moon, e.g., trade in
will provide great prosperity, hence
2. Ensure that your in-laws make arrangements for
drinking water facilities to the
3. Keep deer skin in the house.
in 3rd House
3rd house is affected by Mars and Mercury, who
provide brothers and sisters to the native i.e.,
he will not be the only issue of his parents.
Others will be highly benefited from the native,
but he will not be able to receive benefit from
others. Humbleness will bring rewards. In-laws
will become richer and richer after the native’s
marriage. The native believes in the principle
" eat, drink and be merry" and suffers
from blood disorders.
Be soft hearted and avoid arrogance. Be good to
2. Keep articles of ivory with you .
3. Put on silver ring in the left hand.
in 4th House
4th house is overall the property of Moon. The
fire and heat of Mars in this house burns the cold
water of Moon i.e., the properties of the Moon are
adversely affected. The native loses peace of mind
and suffers from jealousy to others. He always
misbehaves with his younger brothers. The
native’s evil mission gets strong destructive
powers. Such a native affects the life of his
mother, wife, mother-in-law etc very adversely.
His anger becomes the cause of his overall
destruction in various aspects of life.
Offer sweet milk to the roots of a banyan tree and
that wet soil on your navel.
2. To avoid havoc from fire, place empty bags of
the roof of your house, shop or
3. Always keep a square piece of silver with you.
4. Keep away from black, one-eyed or disabled
in 5th House
5th house belongs to the Sun, who is a natural
friend of Mars. Hence Mars ensures very good
results in this house. The sons of the native
become instruments of wealth and fame for him. His
prosperity increases manifold after the birth of
sons. The things and relatives represented by
Venus and Moon will prove beneficial in every
manner. Someone of his forefathers must have been
a doctor or Vaidya.
prosperity of the native will continue to grow
more and more with the growth in age. But romance
and emotional affairs with the opposite sex will
prove highly disastrous for the native, which will
destroy his mental peace and night sleep too.
Maintain a good moral character.
2. Keep water in a pot below the head side of your
night and drop it in a flower
pot in the morning.
3. Offer Shradha to your ancestors and plant a
Neem tree in
in 6th House
house belongs to Mercury and Ketu. Both are mutual
enemies and inimical to Mars also. Hence Mars in
this house will keep himself away from both. The
native will be courageous, adventurous, lover of
justice and powerful enough to set fire into
water. He will be highly benefited by the trade
and business associated with Mercury. His pen will
wield more power than the sword. If Sun, Saturn
and Mars are placed together in one house, the
brothers, mother, sisters and wife will be
affected very adversely.
Distribute salt in place of sweets on the birth of
2. His brothers should keep the native happy by
something or the other for their
protection and prosperity.
But if he does not accept such
things, the same should be
thrown in water.
3. The male children of the native should not wear
4. Adopt remedies of Saturn for family comfort.
Ganeshji for parents' health and
destruction of enemies.
in 7th House
house belongs to the influences of Venus and
Mercury, who combined together provide the effect
of Sun. If Mars is placed therein, the 7th house
will be affected by Sun and Mars both, which
ensures that the native’s ambition will be
fulfilled. Wealth, property and family will
if Mercury is also placed here along with Mars,
very adverse results will follow regarding the
things and relations represented by Mercury e.g.,
sister, sister-in-law, nurses, maid servant,
parrot, goats etc. Hence it would be better to
keep away from them.
Place solid piece of silver in the house for
2. Always offer sweets to daughter, sister,
3. Repeatedly build a small wall and destroy it.
in 8th House
8th house belongs to Mars and Saturn, who jointly
influence the properties of this house. No planet
is considered good in this house. Mars here
affects very adversely the younger brothers of the
native. The native sticks to commitments made by
him without caring for profit or loss.
Obtain blessings of widows and wear a silver
2. Offer sweet loaves of bread prepared on Tandoor
3. Take your meals in the kitchen.
4. Build a small dark room at the end of your
house and do
not allow sun light to enter
5. Offer rice, jaggery and gram pulse at religious
6. Fill an earthen pot with 'Deshi Khand' and bury
it near a
in 9th House
house belongs to Jupiter, a friend of Mars. Mars
placed in this house will prove good in every
manner to the native by virtue of the help and
blessings of the elders. His brother’s wife
proves very fortunate for him. Generally he will
have as many brothers as his father had. Living
with brothers in a joint family will enhance all
round happiness. The native will gain a highly
prestigious administrative post upto the 28th year
of his age. He may earn large profits in the trade
of goods associated with warfare.
Obedience to elder brother.
2. Render services to your Bhabhi i.e., brother's
3. Do not become an atheist and follow your
customs and rituals.
4. Offer rice, milk and jaggery at religious
places of worship.
in 10th House
is the best position of Mars in a horoscope, the
place of his exaltation. If the native is born in
a poor family, his family will become rich and
affluent after his birth. If he is born in a rich
family, his family will grow richer and richer
after his birth. If the native is the eldest
brother he will gain a more distinct recognition
and reputation in society. He will be bold,
courageous, healthy and competent enough to set
traditions, norms and rules in society.
However, if malefic planets Rahu, Ketu and Saturn
or Venus and Moon are placed in the 2nd house, the
aforesaid beneficial effects are reduced. Further
if a friendly planet is placed in the 3rd house,
it will also affect the results of Mars in the
10th house adversely. If Saturn is placed in the
3rd house, the native will gain huge wealth and
large properties in the later part of his life
along with a kingly position. Mars in the 10th
house but no planet in the 5th house provides all
round prosperity and happiness.
Do not sell ancestral property and gold of the
2. Keep a pet deer in your house.
3. While boiling milk, please ensure that it
overflow and fall on the fire.
4. Offer help to one-eyed and childless persons.
in 11th House
gives good results in this house, because this
house is influenced by Jupiter and Saturn. If
Jupiter is in exalted position, Mars gives very
good results. Native is courageous and just and
usually a trader.
One should never sell one’s ancestral property.
2. Keeping Sindoor or honey in an earthen pot will
in 12th House
house is inhabited by Jupiter, so now both Mars
and Jupiter will give good results. This is also
considered as the "Pukka Ghar" of Rahu,
so now Rahu will not trouble the native
notwithstanding its position in native’s
Take honey the first thing in the morning.
2. Eating sweets and offering sweets to another
increase the wealth of the
GEM FOR MARS IS