Mercury is King and Rasadhipathi (controls beverages) for Vedic New Year Sobhakritu Nama Samvatsara (2023-24).
Mercury being the ruler, makes politicians being tactful while making statements or policies.
There will be difference of opinion between leaders of different countries and states.
Indirect taxes increase. Cost of living increases in many countries.
Wind flow across oceans causes natural calamities in eastern countries and islands.
Research in Science, Medical and pharmacy leads to new inventions.
Indian Rupee strengthens during initial 3 months.
Disciplined lifestyle will be adapted by many and this leads to increase productivity.
Vedic mathematics, Astrology (Jyotish), Ayurveda gain more popularity across the world.
Government also encourages studies and research in ancient Indian sciences.
Mercury also causes skin diseases, gastroenteritis, constipation etc complications this year.
Business mindsets overtakes all relations, including friendships and matrimony.
Security lapses possible in meetings, travel of few politicians.
Gold, Silver and all metals become pricey.
Petrol, diesel used as bombs.
Handicrafts are in demand after many years.
New trade rules will help export business.
Weapon usage, gun culture increases across many cities.
Homeopathy also gain popularity for cure of chronic diseases.