Get ready to sweat the small stuff.

Mars in detail-oriented Virgo will have you taking that intensity and bringing it down to the micro level. Virgos are natural perfectionists, so this is the time to tie up all your loose ends. When Mars is in Virgo, you're likely to feel more critical than usual. While Virgo tends to be a laid-back sign when it comes to conflicts with others, Mars energy can manifest through this sign's practical nature as nitpicking or self-effacing. This placement can produce excess anxiety, so try to combat that with plenty of open communication and honesty.

Mars in Virgo: Significance & Meaning

Element And Modality: Earth & Mutable

Positive keywords for Mars in Virgo:

  • Diligent
  • Modest
  • Neat
  • Proficient
  • Sensible

Negative keywords for Mars in Virgo:

  • Anxious
  • Fidgety
  • Mechanical
  • Pedantic
  • Rigid

Mars in Virgo Personality

If you want a meticulous eye checking your work, hire a Virgo Mars. Perfection is the name of their game. They're always sure to put their best foot forward in every job they undertake. Unlike their predecessor, Leo, this Mars placement's efforts are subtle and even self-effacing.

Positive Traits

Those with their Mars in Virgo are the ideal employees. As a child of Mercury, Virgo placements have the gift of mental agility. In the realm of Mars, they bring this acuteness to every project, along with a certain discipline, courtesy of their earthiness.

Negative Traits

At times, Virgo Mars' can't see the forest for the trees. Being so meticulous, they shift from helpful to fault-finding. Due to their exacting nature, these folks' critiques can be cutting. Unfortunately for them, Virgo Mars' tend to turn this knife of critique back upon themselves. Nothing satisfies these perfectionists.

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