Universal Mars Period: July 3rd - August 23rd
The Universal Mars Period is a 52-day cycle that brings a lot of constructive forces with it. Mars offers a strong will power, magnetism, and an abundance of physical energy. Think about something that you haven't had the energy to complete, and tackle it during this time. Mars is a friend that can support creating or destroying an idea or situation. This is a time to create from the inspiration of our passions, and to destroy the things that hold us back from what we want to create.
One aspect of Mars is anger, war, and impulsiveness. The other side is peace, calmness, or laziness. Mars never arrives without some trials and tests to see if reacting is what we really want to do. When making friends with this planet, we can merge with a physical activity, routine, or program that can bring better health and longevity. Getting the excess energy out in the form of exercise is the most productive way to utilize this 52-day period.
Mars has a strong sexual energy that shows up in our passions and desires. Although it is not the best time to start anything new, tapping into what makes the inner flame brighter will be greatly enjoyable. This is a time to use discernment and take three breaths before speaking, sending a message, or reacting to anything external. Pull out board games, go to the beach and swim, or take a hike in the mountains, but use caution as to avoid accidents or injuries. Mars provides the energy to move past obstacles, destruct old paradigms that