Mars in 11th house
Generally the 11th house is good for all planets to occupy. More so if they are malefics like Saturn, Mars or Rahu. The position of Mars in the 11th house generally makes the person wealthy. He owns huge landed properties. The results of Mars get modified with the ownership of Mars from the ascendant. For Gemini ascendant, Mars is himself the lord of the 11th house. So in such a case where Mars is in 11th makes the person wealthy in big landed properties.
Mars in the Eleventh House makes people leaders in their particular social set, enthusiastic in the pursuit of pleasure, brings friends among martial and athletic persons; gives energy and enthusiasm for realizing hopes, wishes and aspirations. But if Mars in the Eleventh House is afflicted it makes the person touchy and sensitive towards friends with consequent unpopularity and he is liable to overreach himself in his keen desire to realize his ambitions in life.
The Eleventh House (The house of Ambition& Desires. The Ruler is Aquarius):
Common personal Traits.
Those who are born with Mars in the eleventh house are likely to be very dynamic and active. They get fully involved in many public and social engagements and can hold positions of leadership. Such persons will offer help to others and also derive support and assistance in return. In leadership positions , these persons can set up definite goals to be achieved. In spite of their willingness to help, such persons do have quarrelsome tendencies and may become annoyingly argumentative on occasion leading to quarrels and conflicts.
Raja labha,Artha labha.
A person with Mars in the eleventh house can get into profitable and desirable situations due to interaction with people in positions of authority, your neighbors and relatives etc. People in government and others holding power may give help and guidance leading to profitable financial dealings.
Financial dealings, Property related issues all of kind wealth related matters will be profitable. Money matters will be handled well and will be successful. In general and quite often a good position for Mars to be placed in the horoscope.
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I have Mars in the eleventh house. It also holds the second highest degree in my chart, with the first highest degree held by rahu in the 4th house. Astrologers say I should go into politics. I hate politics, I am really deeply into arts and writing, being a leo ascendant with sun and mercury in the 5th house and jupiter in the 2nd. Man, I hope I become an artist. Both planets with the highest degrees point towards a career in politics.
I have Mars in Capricorn 11th house conjunct Part of Fortune. I have a really odd question, why are almost all my personal planets in my birth chart at home or exalted? I have around 6 planets that are at home or exalted, is this rare? Moon in Cancer, Mercury in Virgo, Venus in Libra, Mars in Capricorn, Jupiter in Pisces..is it rare??
This kind of placement of planets in your chart is common. It is the raj yoga that is uncommon. Also gajakesari yog is common but to be in same house together is uncommon.
The placement of own house or exalted planets if in kendra or trikona then it is very beneficial for you. Or else you can say it is reduced by half the effects of the same.