Neptune Trine or Sextile Mars
© 2004 Curtis Manwaring
Transiting Neptune trine or sextile your natal Mars. You may prefer to work behind the scenes or in cooperation with a group now. Because Neptune represents illusions, you may be able to mask your true motivations more skillfully or opportunely. Others tend to underestimate you. This is an excellent time to study the martial arts, especially the philosophical side. You have a natural inner balance now for such a task and the truths will come to you more easily now. This combination makes for gracefully deceptive actions as the force behind what you do does not appear to be as strong as it is. You may prefer to handle confrontation indirectly rather than facing it head on.
If Mars is lord of your 1st house, this is a good time for studying the martial arts. You are more acutely aware of the motivations of others.
If lord of the 2nd, avoid getting involved in any nefarious financial dealings. It may be difficult to get an accurate picture of your finances now.
If lord of the 3rd, you feel more connected to your relatives and siblings than you did before. Communication without words is easier now. You can shoot down many birds with one stone while doing errands.
If lord of the 4th, relationships with your parents or ancestors deepens. You may discover a secret about your home or where you came from.
If lord of the 5th, romance has a special illusory quality, but does not seem to hinder the relationship. You may develop an interest in music now.
If lord of the 6th, cooperation in the workplace may be easier to come by. It is a good time to study martial arts and unorthodox methods of healing.
If lord of the 7th, you may develop a deeper connection with your marriage partner now. Confrontations between you and your partner tend not to materialize.
If lord of the 8th, tax or credit laws that bound your before may have expired allowing you new financial freedoms.
If lord of the 9th, you become more interested in the spiritual. It is a good time to study the philosophy behind the martial arts.
If lord of the 10th, someone may resign and by default you take a new position unopposed. It is a good time to covertly advance your career objectives.
If lord of the 11th, you may be interested in getting involved with a charitible organization. Involvement with group activities is favored.
If lord of the 12th, you may lack the energy do do much now. You may prefer to work behind the scenes. Best for doing things you want kept secret.