Mars enters Cancer on May 15, 2019 at 11:09 pm ET.
Mars the athletic, warrior spirit in Cancer can have people being extra defensive, like a mother bear defending her cubs. There is a strong protective quality to Mars in Cancer, and a sense of pride, especially for family honour and dignity.
Mars in Cancer is like the harsh spikes of a cactus protecting the gentle, nurturing watery interior of the plant or as an armor protecting sensitive, vulnerable flesh within.
Protecting and defending the the home with force corresponds to Mars in Cancer. If you feel the need for a home security alarm system, this would be an appropriate time to get one.
If someone has their emotions harmed in any way, they could come back fighting with strong reactions. A short temper can lead to harsh emotional blows so be careful when you’re hot under the collar to consider how strongly emotions can be wounded quickly but have lasting impact.
Be on the lookout for road rage, especially by those that are very protective of their beloved cars.
Physical stress and tension and headaches are highlighted especially for those that tend to worry or have anxiety issues. Hot showers or time in a warm sauna or hot tub are recommended to alleviate muscle tension.
Swimming and watersports are indicated for expending excess energy and fitness goals.
Empowerment is accessible when you are able to put energy into caring for yourself. It’s a good time to start working out at home to build strength. It’s also a good time to trust to your instincts. Your feelings can give you strength and courage to change your life. Your inner world and your desires have power to change the external world around you.
In relationships, passionate physical and emotional energy can make for the most sensuous lovemaking. Strong feelings and reactions about pregnancies and abortion can be associated with Mars in Cancer.
Mars meets the Destiny Point in Cancer on June 12, 2019 at 6:45 pm ET
Mars will be in Cancer until July 1, 2019 at 7:19 pm ET.