Since time immemorial people have attributed a variety of things to the presence of moles and other bodily markers and birthmarks. For example, some cultures see birthmarks as evidence of an injury in the past life which eventually resulted in the death of the individual and did you know that in the middle ages, a test for witchcraft in women was to inspect them for moles on their skin? The study and meaning of moles vary to great extents around the world, but we’ve managed to identify a few similarities among most traditions in this post.

Especially a mole present around the groin area was deemed especially condemning. While we as a culture have moved away from such extreme superstition, different cultures continue to place significance in moles meaning for different types of moles. For example, many believe they are evidence of karmic deeds in the past life, to find maturity and expression in the present.

The Chinese believe that moles can be either lucky or foreboding depending on their size, location and colour. Here are some examples of what a certain kind of mole in a particular body part might signify or meaning of moles.

Meaning Of Moles In Your Face – Significance

Each mole has a different story to tell us. Let us understand the meaning of moles located at few different part of our face.

Mole beneath the eyebrow (Discordance in family relations)

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This is indicative of a discordance in family relations, which is a source of both poor mental and physical health.

Mole on the head (Auspicious and Lucky)

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This is considered especially auspicious and lucky. If the mole is located on the right side of the head then it is indicative of success and great leadership skills. However, if it’s green or red it’s even luckier, that indicated the propensity to be a great minister or even a President, either of a society or a business, with the ability to lead people to positive change.

Alternatively, having a mole on the left side of the head is indicative of Spirituality. The person might be interested in literature and the arts, however, he or she will never marry or have enough money.

Forehead (Vast riches, popularity & fame)

forehead-Meaning of moles

The presence of a mole on the right side of a wide forehead is indicative of vast riches and popularity, and fame in society. Not only that, the individual will also be a true spiritual devotee. However, a mole on the left side of a narrow head represents selfishness and ill repute.

On the temple (Great prosperity & wisdom)

temple-Meaning of moles

Again, the right side is indicative of great prosperity and wisdom in a person, whereas the left is indicative of foolishness which will eventually cause financial squandering and debt.

Eyebrows (Excellent leadership qualities & fame)

eyebrows-Meaning of moles

Having a mole on the middle of the eyebrow would denote leadership qualities and fame. This individual would have a great taste for the luxuries of life and an attraction towards the opposite sex. A mole on the right eyebrow indicates an early marriage with a good woman who would undoubtedly bring him much happiness. However, a mole on the left eyebrow indicates… you guessed it… financial and professional troubles and failure in business.

However, a mole on the left eyebrow indicates… you guessed it… financial and professional troubles and failure in business.

Eyes (Good financial status & generosity)

Meaning of moles

A mole in the right eye again represents money, easy money, someone who is generally blessed with a good financial status either by heritage or luck. Left eye would be indicative of a womanizer and arrogance with a host of shady or illegal dealings. Mole in the eye socket denotes a generous and kind person who might suffer an untimely death. Finally, mole under your eyes indicates a problematic and complicated love life.

Mole in the eye socket denotes a generous and kind person who might suffer an untimely death. Finally, mole under your eyes indicates a problematic and complicated love life.

Ears (Luxuries & Wealth through inheritance or marriage)

ears-Meaning of moles

While the presence of a mole anywhere on your ear is indicative of luxuries and riches, it’s presence at the back of your ear means you would come by it through a rich marital arrangement, with a spouse from a high family.

A mole on either ear would also indicate a certain reckless streak. In either cases however, there is a danger of death by water.

Nose (Meanings vary based on positions)

nose-Meaning of moles

Meaning of moles around the nose are variegated. On the tip indicates a quick temper but strong sense of self-worth. Right side indicates achievement of easy money. Left indicates poor results in life goals and a mole on the centre of the nose is considered to be especially unlucky, not least because of its unaesthetic positioning.

This could represent a propensity to overindulge, gamble or general promiscuity.

Cheek (Athletic with a brave heart)

cheek-Meaning of moles

Moles on the cheek, in general indicate an athletic person with a brave heart. A mole on the right-hand side means the person is family oriented and is caring whereas one on left side suggests the person is arrogant and reserved.

These are just some of the positions of moles and what they indicate. What does your mole say about you?