mars in the fifth house

Mars in the fifth house of a birth chart

The planet Mars represents courage, aggression, willpower to face difficult situations and physical energy. It is the significator of younger brother or sister in the birth chart. The mars in the houses give results depending upon what is the sign in the house and its relationship with the lord of that sign. We must know the characteristics of the Mars before knowing the results of the Mars in the fifth house which are as follows:

Characteristics of Mars 
NatureNatural Malefic
CasteKshatriya (Warrior Class)
QualityTamas ( Cruel or Dark)
ColourDark Red
SeasonGrishma (summer)
GemstoneCoral (Moonga)
Age16 years
DeityLord Kartikeya
Physical ConstituentsMarrow
ElementsTejas (Fire)
SensesVision (Eyes)
Aspect4th,7th & 8th from its placement
Lord of SignMesha (Aries) & Vrishik (Scorpio)
Mooltrikona SignMesha (Aries)
Exaltation SignMakar (Capricorn)
Debilitation SignKarka (Cancer)
FriendsSun, Moon, Jupiter & Ketu
NeutralSaturn & Venus
EnemiesMercury & Rahu

The Mars gives good results in the fifth house only if it is a functional benefic or Yogakaraka for the chart. Also, if the Mars is the lord of the ascendant and unafflicted then it would bestow Raj Yoga results.

The fifth house mainly represents Childbirth, creativity, arts & music, luck & fortune (Being ninth to the ninth house), College level education and love matters. The benefic Mars bestows excellent results with respect to these significations of the fifth house. Also If the Mars placed in its own signs (Aries & Scorpio) or in its sign of exaltation (Capricorn) it bestows good results. If the Mars is in the sign of exaltation it would give good results with respect to the fifth house only.  But its aspects on other houses still give bad results to the native.

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If it is placed as a functional malefic or it is in its sign of debilitation (Cancer) bring disasters in the person’s life. There would be a problem in the childbirth or first child would face troubles at the time of birth. His college-level education would suffer due to his negligence. He would always be busy with friends and ignore his education.

The Mars makes a person a good sportsman if benefic aspects it and if it is in his own or exalted sign. But his studies would suffer no matter how Mars is placed in this chart.

Apart from the results of the fifth house it also gives results of the eighth, eleventh and the twelfth house due to its aspect on those houses. The benefic Mars gives long life, monetary gains from multiple sources, benefits from the spouse, foreign travel and good relationship with the elder brother or sister. As a malefic or afflicted gives bad results with respect to the above-mentioned significations.

Mars in the fifth house


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