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Retrograde Mars in Ninth House in Aries
When retrograde Mars is placed in the ninth house of a horoscope in Aries, Leo rises in the ascendant. Mars rules the fourth and ninth house. In general, it is benefic here, in most cases. The concept of various planets exhibiting tendencies to be benefic or malefic on the basis of the houses they rule in a horoscope has been explained in the book ‘Gemstones: Magic or Science?’.
Retrograde Mars in the ninth house of horoscope in Aries is benefic in most cases, though it may turn malefic in some cases. It may happen when such Mars is influenced by one or more malefic planets, and/or an overall malefic horoscope. The concept of a benefic planet turning malefic due to influences of malefic planets has been explained in the book ‘Match Making and Manglik Dosh’.
When benefic in nature, retrograde Mars in the ninth house of a horoscope in Aries can bless the native with good results related to mother, education, wealth, properties, vehicles, father, creativity, spiritual growth, profession, finances, reputation, authority, recognition, fame and several other good results, depending on his/her overall horoscope and running times.
Such retrograde Mars can render various types of benefits to the native, related to or through his father and/or mother. For example, native’s father/mother may be a rich man/woman, a celebrity, an officer in government or a powerful politician. The native may enjoy many benefits because of his father/mother’s money, influence and/or status. He/she may give a big amount of money, and/or wealth to the native, while he/she’s alive, and/or through his/her will. Such retrograde Mars can also render creativity to the native.
Looking at profession, such retrograde Mars can help the native achieve success as a fire fighter, fitness trainer, body builder, sportsman, athlete, physician, dietician, researcher, analyst, discoverer, explorer, lawyer, astrologer, tantric, psychic, spiritual guru, healer, religious guru, professional dealing in sports industry, fitness, arms, metal, energy, automobile, health, pharma, medical, transport, travel, hotel, airline, television, music, media, computer, software, IT, telecom, internet industry or some other type of professional, depending on his/her overall horoscope and running times.
Such retrograde Mars can bless the native with authority in government as a police officer, army, air force, naval, revenue, administrative, foreign services officer, judge, doctor, scientist, engineer, politician or some other type of professional. Taking an example, ,
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Such retrograde Mars can help the native achieve success through a creative field as an actor, singer, musician, writer, dancer, sportsman, artist, architect, designer, developer or some other likewise professional. Taking an example, suppose benefic retrograde Mars is placed in the ninth house of a horoscope in Aries with benefic Mercury and benefic Venus. Saturn is placed in the first house in Leo, benefic exalted Rahu is placed in the second house in Virgo, exalted Ketu is placed in the eighth house in Pisces with Moon; and Jupiter is placed in the eleventh house in Gemini. In this case, the native may become a movie director, and he may witness good results.
If benefic Sun is placed in the tenth house in Taurus, the equation may become better. In this case, the native may possess remarkable talent as a director, and he may come across very good amount of success, money, recognition and fame. He may deliver several hit movies, and he may receive many awards. He may also produce some movies. If the finer factors and running times are supportive, he may become one of the most successful movie directors of his time, and his net worth may be in multimillions.
On the other hand, malefic retrograde Mars in the ninth house of a horoscope in Aries can trouble the native with problems related to mother, education, wealth, properties, vehicles, father, profession, finances, reputation, authority, recognition and several other problems, depending on his/her overall horoscope and running times.
Mars rules the fourth and ninth house, and it is placed in the ninth house. If such retrograde Mars is influenced by malefic planets, and/or an overall malefic horoscope, the native may witness various types of problems related to or through his father and/or mother. For example, the native may not have a good equation with his father/mother, his parents may get divorced and he may live with his father/mother, his father/mother may suffer from a long-lasting illness, he/she may be an alcoholic and/or a drug addict, he/she may be a criminal, and/or he/she may die before native’s age of 20, depending on native’s overall horoscope and running times. He may also witness various types of problems related to properties, vehicles and/or mental health.
The native may witness delays, financial losses, setbacks, failures, job loss, bad reputation and several other problems related to or through his profession. Taking an example, suppose retrograde Mars is placed in the ninth house of a horoscope in Aries with malefic Ketu. Malefic Rahu is placed in third house in Libra, malefic Moon is placed in the eighth house in Pisces with Sun, Jupiter and debilitated Mercury; Venus is placed in the sixth house in Capricorn, and malefic retrograde Saturn is placed in the second house in Virgo.
In this case, native’s father may die before his age of 10 or 5. He may witness a troublesome childhood. His mother may die before his age of 25 or 20. He may not achieve much professional success throughout his life, and he may keep changing jobs. He may remain jobless for periods of more than 3 months, many times in his life. He may witness financial tightness and debts, many times in his life. His first marriage may fail, and he may settle in his second marriage.