Note: In the SAMVA horoscope for the United States*, Saturn (ruling the 8th house of delays, setbacks, obstructions, accidents, vulnerability, transformations, and deathlike experiences) has been afflicting Venus, (ruling the 4th house of property, fixed assets and the country’s domestic peace), since October 5th. Unfortunately, this influence continues through December and likely represents continued stress for the U.S.
According to Vedic astrology and the Sidereal Zodiac (which is 23 degrees earlier than the Tropical Zodiac used by Western astrologers, from December 5th, 2019-December 25th, 2019 Mercury will transit the sign of Scorpio. For the Aries, Libra, and Aquarius rising signs Mercury becomes a functional malefic planet and can cause harm in their charts.
Notes: In the SAMVA horoscope* for The United States of America for 2019, transit Saturn (ruling the 8th house of setbacks, accidents, obstructions and deathlike experiences) afflicts the 6th, 12th, and 2nd houses (representing enemies, disputes, litigation, foreign lands, wealth, status and family life) from June 15 until Dec.15th. Saturn also afflicts Venus (ruling the 4th house