Mars will transit the royal sign of Leo, today August 8th, 2019 until September 24th, 2019.
This placement is favorable for the Aries, Gemini, Cancer, Leo, Libra, Sagittarius, and Aquarius rising sign persons who should be feeling some extra fire, energy, ambition, and competitiveness during this transit.
Mars is a fiery planet and Leo is a fire sign. When Mars is strong by placement in the birth chart and by transit it denotes action, passion, ambition, physical strength, goal-directed energy, the power to carry through, courage, bravery, heroism, competitiveness and a fighting spirit.
Mars is a benefic (good) planet for all rising signs except Taurus, Virgo, and Scorpio. These rising signs should help men who are like brothers on Tuesday and listen to chants for Hanuman on Tuesdays. They should also avoid wearing burning red colours or red coral gemstones.