Every parent in the world is desirous of his or her child getting an education that is par excellence as they well know that it is something that once imparted will always stay with the child unlike wealth and riches which can be spent in moments and is the most fickle by its very nature.

Vedic Astrology can aid us greatly in understanding the level of education that an individual can attain and also the type of education that is most likely to help him achieve success.

Educational aspects are interpreted by an astrological analysis of the 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th and the 9th house of an individual along with of course the particular lord of the horoscope. Generally speaking the 2nd house is referred to as the house of education and its analysis can bear many details about the same. The 5th house in turn indicates the level and possibility of the native achieving an educational degree. The 9th house actually informs us of the prospects of higher education and the inherent capability of the individual to achieve this.

Vedic Astrology is instrumental in helping one decide on the right career and the best subjects of study. It will also determine whether your education is the right path for you and if you stand to derive any benefit from the same in the future.

Vedic astrology can serve well to illuminate the correct way to follow for students who want to achieve academic excellence and educational success. The placement of Mercury and Jupiter in respect of their influence on the 2nd and the 9th house respectively yields amazing results that are used to then accurately interpret the educational destiny of an individual. In addition Vedic Astrology can also identify the potential and existing obstacles in the path to educational achievements. To counter such maladies one can avail of some simple remedial measures that will clear all obstacles in the path towards educational progress.

The colour of the planet Mars or Mangal is red and it is considered a very furious and masculine planet. In a horoscope this planet is said to rule and govern courage and confidence. Profession wise it oversees the military, soldiers, warriors, builders, engineers and real estate businessmen. Very skilled and well known medical surgeons have also been known to have this planet placed in a very strong position in their horoscopes. Even sales and marketing are said to come under the purview and control of Mars.

The Police, Military and Para Military forces also are considered to be well under the influence of Mars who also governs the technical and engineering fields. A native with a well placed Mars is bound to have excellent qualities and of being quite technically oriented. Such people are also known to be argumentative and very short-tempered.

Mars if placed in a native’s Ascendant makes the person look much younger than his or her age. Other qualities of Mars, if positioned favourably include high energy, administrative skill and strong determination and will power. If however its positioned adversely it creates aggression and anger and creates many obstacles and hurdles in life. The Gemstone considered as representative of Mars is the Red Coral.

Mars also controls passion and sometimes gives rise to a very strong and uncontrollable sexual urge. It plays very important role in the marriage of a man and woman. In Vedic Astrology Manglik Dosha is very well known and a major factor in marriage compatibility. This dosha is known to cause hurdles, break ups, disputes and even divorce in the marital life of the native. Positioning of Mars in the 1st, 4th, 7th, 8th and 12th house of a horoscope is what causes the formation of a Manglik Dosha.
Fire is the element of Mars. It is also considered as the Commander in chief of the Solar System. Its numerological Number is 9.

Both Sun and Mars are considered to be very hot planets. Where the Sun gives the heat that is necessary for sustaining life on earth Mars emits energy and heat which is extremely explosive and can easily cause considerable destruction. It is actually this wanton and high energy which is mainly responsible for major conflicts and wars on earth.

The planet Mars also has control on production of weapons, fire-arms, crackers and explosives. Its element is copper and in the human body it is the governing factor of issues related to blood and bone marrow.