Mars Mangala Jyotisha Poster, with yantra and vahana (animal vehicle) , 11x14 art print.
Mars, Maṅgala मङ्गल , Kuja कुज, the red planet, also known as Lohit (Made of Iron), he is born from Shiva's sweat or blood drop. Also he is the god of war. Mars is considered a malefic planet in Vedic astrology. He represents self-confidence, assertiveness, determination, and abilities to fighting against all odds, endurance, efforts, aggression, wars, violence, accidents, in our body he relates to blood, muscle, and bodily heat.