The transit of the Sun in Aries marks the beginning of the Vedic New Year and holds great significance in astrology. Aries is the first sign of the zodiac and is ruled by Mars, the planet of action, courage, and energy. The Sun, which represents the soul and the self, gains strength and vitality in Aries, which can manifest as a surge of enthusiasm and confidence.


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The Sun is exalted in Aries, which means that it is in its highest strength and potency in this sign. When the Sun is exalted in Aries, it signifies an increase in confidence, willpower, and vitality.

During this transit, we may feel more motivated to take action, pursue our goals, and assert ourselves. This can be a good time to start new projects, take on challenges, and showcase our leadership skills. However, the fiery and impulsive energy of Aries can also lead to impatience, recklessness, and conflict if not managed properly.

The Sun in Aries is also associated with the element of fire, which represents transformation and purification. This can be a great time to focus on self-improvement, personal growth, and spiritual development. It is a good time to let go of old patterns and beliefs that no longer serve us and embrace a new perspective and mindset.

Sun in Aries – Rituals and Remedies

  1. The Aditya or Sun God ruling over Aries is Dhatr. So we chant the mantra Om Ghrini Dhatr Aditya in the morning to honor the Sun.
  2. The form of lord Ganesha associated with Aries is Vakratunda. So, whenever you start your work or start anything or facing some hurdles just say Om Vakratundaya Namah.
  3. The Jyotirlinga associated with Aries is Rameshwaram, Since the Sun’s pratyadi devata is Lord Shiva you can also honor the Sun God with the mantra – Aum Namah Shivaya Namo Rameshwaraya.
  4. Donate to a charity that supports children or education, as the Sun is associated with youth and learning.
  5. Offer Arghya to the Sun every day – How to Honor Surya (Sun) with Arghya
  6. For personalized insights into how this transit will affect you based on your birth chart, as well as daily rituals tailored to your unique needs, download the align27 app.