Mars in Leo - His Battlefield Majesty
The flame throwing energies of Mars may find it hard to move freely in Fixed Leo; however the potion concocted with twin themes of Fire create a boisterous wildfire, larger than life impulse of energy and a force so strong it ignites its own spotlight. Those born with their natal Mars in Leo tend to experience erratic mood fluctuations, periods of intense euphoria followed by bouts of Alice in Wonderland tears and unsteady emotional conditions. It is through these larger than life experiences and inner states that Mars here direct into creativity, sexual and romantic pursuits, charging toward lofty personal ambition and leaving a memorable imprint on their surroundings.
Mars in Leo personalities tend to be fiercely protective and alarmed hysterically to issues surrounding injustice against the vulnerable, innocent, animal abuse and child safety. These individuals fuse an open heart generosity with a ravenous need for approval and adoration; and may out pour emotions dramatically, even inappropriately, to seal their need to have those around them understand their mood. Mars in Leo are sparkling, enthusiastic and insatiable in love, and combine the intense energies of the heart with the aggression of the battlefield. There may be swings of high grandiose egotism coupled with extreme hyperactive spirits then bouts of self contempt, embarrassment and shame. These individuals tend to be overwhelmingly responsive to criticism and embarrassment, and will find it difficult to submit to authoritarian or oppressive forces. Many nurture their inner child into their elderly years, reinforcing and igniting their mutual attraction with children and guardianship.
Mars in Leo born illuminate a glowing presence in the face of company and the fire of Mars annexing with the flame of the Sun mean the light in their eyes and that radiating through their pores can be rarely missed. Mars here are known to be dominating and impassioned romantically, and absolutely bellow their feelings of love to the world. These individuals will respond melodramatically to perceived betrayal or abandonment, and may resort to extremes to attenuate their need for attention. The placement of Mars here indicates a volatile temperament, an aggressive fighter of injustice, extravagant generosity and states of vicious rage. Destructive patterns can emerge when these individuals channel the combat through Leo’s ego, rather than heart, and they must learn to dissociate from their own anger before standing for a cause. Mars in Leo personalities shine the sun on the battlefield, and they will be brilliantly confident, amorous, gracious, fierce, explosive and exuberant. When these individuals are in love, the whole world will know about it.