In the first week of May violent incident erupted in Manipur state after a High Court directive to the state government over the issue of Meitei community demand for Schedule Tribe reservation. Before this the state government had started an evacuation drive for illegal immigrants in the month of February which was also opposed by Kuki tribal community living in hilly areas of the state. In the unfortunate violent incident started in May month about 100 people were died , more than 300 got injured and more than 50000 were displaced. There is a situation of distress and tension between the Meitei community living in the valley area and Kuki population inhabited in the hilly locations of the Manipur state. Meitei people represent around 53% of population of the state followed by Naga 24% and Kuki 16%. The incumbent Chief Minister N. Biren Singh has been in power since March 2017. Earlier Okram Ibobi Singh from Congress had ruled the state from 2002 March to 2017 March when his party lost election.
The foundation horoscope of Manipur is set for 21 January 1972 when Manipur become a state from union territory earlier.
In the Libra lagna horoscope of Manipur Rahu is in the 4th house in both Rashi and Navamsha showing the situation of distrust among the various ethnic groups living in the state. The 4th house is the house of general happiness of the inhabitant in the country or state as per the rules of Mundane astrology. In Rashi chart Rahu is with malefic Sun and in Navamsha Rahu is getting the aspect of Mars which afflict the 4th house of the horoscope of Manipur state.
Agriculture is the backbone of the Manipur economy as 76% of her population is engaged in this sector only. The exchange of houses between Saturn, the karaka for agriculture, and the lagna lord Venus indicate it astrologically.
Mars is the main culprit for recent violence
Astrologically it is the sub period of Mars in the major period of Venus (from December 2022 to February 2024) which is behind recent violent incidents in Manipur state. In the foundation horoscope of Manipur Mars as the lord of 2nd and 7th houses is a ‘Maraka’ (killer) planet which is in the 6th house of disputes along with 10th lord (governance) the Moon. This combination is not good for the ruling government and its leader as the ‘Sadhe-Sati’ is also running in the foundation horoscope of Manipur since transiting Saturn from Aquarius is in the 12th house from her natal Moon in Pisces.
The upcoming transit of Mars in Leo from 30th of June to 17th of August this year will bring some changes in the state cabinet and administration. Mars will be giving aspect to the natal Venus in the foundation horoscope of Manipur. The transiting Saturn is hovering over the natal Venus in Aquarius, which would not come under the influence of Mars also making a combination for a major changes in the state government set-up. Chief minister of the state may also be replaced in the next 2 years as the Vimshottari Dasha of Venus-Mars (till 11 February 2024) and then Venus-Rahu (11 February 2024 to 11 February 2027) indicate about it. The tension between the various ethnic groups in the state will start reducing after February 2024 when the effects of Mars sub period in the foundation horoscope of Manipur will start ending.