Depression is a state of low mood and aversion to activity that can affect a person's thoughts, behaviour feelings and sense of well-being. Depressed people may feel sad, anxious, empty, hopeless, worried,helpless, worthless, guilty, irritable, hurt, or restless. They may lose interest in activities that once were pleasurable, experience loss of appetite or overeating, have problems concentrating, remembering details, or making decisions, and may contemplate or attempt suicide. Insomnia, excessive, fatigue, loss of energy, or aches, pains, or digestive problems that are resistant to treatment may also be present.
Depression is very common now a day. Everyone experiences depression and stress in his life. But we soon come out from this state due to our thinking process and efforts. It becomes a serious matter if depression punches very often and we become the victim of it. Tendency of getting depression can also be located in a horoscope.
Moon is mind and mercury rules nerves, intelligence and communications and capabilities controlled by the brain.
- Depression: the fifth house
- Emotional Peace: the fifth and Moon
- Mental Peace: the fourth and Moon
- Nervous Control: the sixth and Mercury
- General Karaka (significator) for the fifth: Jupiter
- General Karaka (significator) for the fourth: Moon and Venus
- Combust mercury- Is indicator of mental and nervous disorders
The third house and Mercury rule mental growth.
Birth data from Astrodatabank-- http://www.astro.com/astro-databank/Main_Page?midx=2
This is a chart of American depressed female who collected disability as an emotionally disabled individual; has never worked. She sustained massive depression when both parents died in the same year and made a "gesture" of attempted suicide 5/04/1981 to gain attention of her psychiatrist. She has spent some time in Camarillo.