Mars enters Fixed Earth sign Taurus on February 14th. Actions, anger, sexual energy and initiative become focused on survival - what’s real and most valuable.
This is a deliberate placement for Mars. It’s about doing what needs to be done in order to survive and thrive. Momentum can slow which will allow you to carefully consider your next move. This is not about impulse or risk - don’t try to rush or push a situation faster/further than it wants to go. Mars in Taurus is patient and focused on long-term gain. This is a builder’s energy - many actors known for their amazing physiques have natal Mars in Taurus.
Consider what you can build during this transit. Don’t expect quick results, but imagine what you could accomplish if you focused your energy in the same direction, day after day? Taurus is about routine, and this is the building block of all great accomplishments.
This transit is excellent for looking out for yourself in a financial or emotional situation. It can also be an intensely sensual and indulgent influence as physicality and comfort are emphasized. Mars in Taurus can be basic - if it feels good it’s a yes and if it doesn’t feel good it’s a no. Pay attention to what feels pleasurable/secure. Watch for physical reactions that tell you if a scenario is positive or not - trust your body.
Here are the aspects Mars in Taurus will make:
Feb 27th: sextile the Pisces Sun (9 deg)
Feb 28th: inconjunct Ceres in Sagittarius (9 deg)
Mar 10th: sextile Neptune in Pisces (16 deg)
Mar 14th: trine Saturn in Capricorn (18 deg)
Mar 20th: trine Pluto in Capricorn (22 deg)
Mar 21st: inconjunct Jupiter in Sagittarius (23 deg)
Mar 22nd: trine the Capricorn South Node (24 deg)
Mar 22nd: sextile Vesta in Pisces (24 deg)
Mar 23rd: inconjunct Pallas Rx in Libra (25 deg)
Mar 24th: square Black Moon Lilith in Aquarius (25 deg)
Mar 31st: Gemini ingress