Moon conjunct Mars in the natal chart gives an emotionally passionate nature. These people have a zest for life and their infectious energy can rouse the passions of others. They wear their heart on their sleeve and it is healthier for them to share how they feel. In fact they may find it difficult not to let their strong emotions out, which has given this aspect a reputation of giving emotional rashness and a hot temper.
But this is simply a side effect of having such enthusiasm and energy for life. These sexy lovers and fierce fighters need a constructive outlet for their passions so the hot energy doesn’t turn in and destructive. Dramatic emotional displays are a good thing, sometimes.
Planetary nature of Moon-Mars: Changeable, passionate, wanton, liable to accidents especially when travelling, bad eyes, injuries to face. Planetary nature of Mars-Moon: Adventurous, perfidious, insolent, wanton, brutal, danger to eyes. If rising, sore eyes, weak sight, trouble and loss through women. If culminating, disgrace and imprisonment.
Moon conjunct Mars Celebrities
Excellent examples of how to express this tremendous energy are found with pocket-sized hot pants dynamo Kylie Minogue (73′) and sexy Latino superstar Ricky Martin (67′). They have drawn massive followings not just because of their musical ability, but importantly in how they give their abundant energy to the crowds. Listening to them sing, and watching them perform leaves you invigorated by the passion of Moon conjunct Mars.
Natalie Cole (90′) also shared this energy but she shows the negatives which can come about when the energy is not expressed safely and begins to consume the self. “Cole continued to spiral out of control – including one incident where she refused to evacuate a burning building” [Wikipedia]. Other Moon conjunct Mars celebrities include fixed stars astrologer Elsbeth Ebertin (73′), evangelist Billy Graham (89′) and poet and author of “I, Claudius”, Robert Graves (89′).