We will see what are the factors in a
horoscope that lead a person to commit
One thing is sure that a person will commit
suicide only at a time when he is extremely
depressed and unhappy. Lots of negative
thoughts would be roaming around his mind.
Let us now put this in astrological terms.
Fourth House :
Fourth House is called sukh sthan i.e. comfort
house. If there are afflictions to this house,
native will not be happy and comfortable.
Malefic planets like Mars, Saturn (Karaka
of Sorrow), Rahu in this house cause great
damage. If the lord of fourth house is also
afflicted, it may be a big factor in the native
going into depression.
Weak Lagnesh :
If Lagnesh is weak, the overall personality of
the native may be pessimistic and negative.
Moon is the karaka of mind. If Moon is afflicted,
the person becomes negative. Worries and
anxieties keep bothering him.
Fifth House :
Fifth house represent chitta i.e. our inner self.
It shows how much harmony we have within
ourselves. If this is afflicted the person may
Trik Bhavas :
6th, 8th and 12th houses represent depression,
anxiety, extreme anguish, debts, enemies,
death etc. so they will also play an important
part in bringing the person to the edge of death.
Horoscope Analysis :
Let us look at the
above factors in action
in the horoscope of
Jean Mercure who
committed suicide in
Let us first look at
his fourth house. It is
under heavy affliction.
Mars, which is the lord
of 8th and 3rd house
and extremely malefic,
is placed in this house.
This is extremely bad
combination. Moreover Saturn, the planet of
sorrow is aspecting the 4th house. The lord of
fourth house is in 12th house which is the house
of losses which would mean the losses
of sukha. Fourth house is extremely
weak under the malefic influence.
Lagnesh is placed in another trik bhava
i.e. 6th house which is making it weak.
Moon the karaka of mind is placed in
10th house; in the house of his enemy.
Mars, from fourth house, is aspecting
it; making it weak.
Fifth House is also under malefic
influence as Rahu from 9th house
is aspecting it and the lord of fifth
house is placed in the 7th house
which is a marak sthan. Sun, the lord
of a malefic house, is aspecting it;
making the 5th house further weak.
So, we can see some severe afflictions in his
horoscope which made him commit suicide. He
committed suicide in Rahu-Venus dasha.