Saturn is a slow moving planet .Passing over one sign, Saturn takes two years and six months’ time. Saturn takes 30 years to make one round of the zodiac.
When Saturn transits through the 12th house in a horoscope from the natal Moon, the period of Sade sati (7 years and 6 months) starts .Sade Sati is the sum of transit periods in three consecutive signs(2.5 years+2.5 years+2.5 years). Popularly known as Rising +peak+setting sade sati. The most effective is the time when Saturn is transiting over natal Moon(Peak).
The first phase of Sade sati (rising or Chadhati) is related to close relatives. The second phase related to domestic front and also business front. The third Phase related to children, family, health and physical suffering. Saturn is the causing factors of (karaka) hard work, discipline, Old age and Authority.
The first Phase of Sade sati start when Saturn transit over the 12 th place from Natal Moon. Saturn continue transit over this place for 2years and 6 months. If the moon sign of a native is Aries, then, when Saturn transit over Pieces sign, the first phase of sade sati will start for the native.
It will continue for 7 years and 6 months till Saturn complete its transition over Taurus (Pieces+ Aries +Taurus).
When Saturn transit over the first place or ascendant of the horoscope in Moon Ascendant (Chandra Lagna Kundali), the sade sati known as Janma Shani or the second phase of Sadhe sati. It continue for 2 years and 6 months.
When Saturn transit over the second place, the third phase of Sade sati will start .It continue for 2 years 6 months.
Saturn is the friend of Venus, Mercury.
Sun, Moon and Mars are the enemies of Saturn.
Saturn is neutral with Jupiter.
The Paya of Saturn is most important to consider the effect of sade sati whether negative or positive.
There are 4 types of Paya–
Silver and Copper paya is considered as good, whereas Gold and Iron Paya is not considered to be good.
Following are the result of Saturn when transit (sade sati) over different moon sign (rashi) in general .But the lordship of Saturn in Horoscope and the Sad bala of Saturn must also be taken into consideration.
|RASHI||12HOUSE/1st PHASE||1HOUSE/2nd PHASE||2HOUSE/3rd PHASE|
|MITHUN/GEMINI||GOOD||BOTH GOOD& BAD||BAD|
|TULA/LIBRA||GOOD||VERY GOOD||VERY BAD|
So, according to the relation with other planets, Saturn give result.
Following is the chart (table) about when Saturn transit over which rashi and the sade sati begin on which rashi occupied person. Suppose a native has occupied Mesh/Aries rashi, so when Saturn transit over Meen or pieces rashi , Sade sati will begin for that native. Second phase will start when Saturn transit over Mesh or Aries rashi and the third phase will start when Saturn transit over the Brisabh /Taurus rashi.
|RASHI||1st PHASE||2nd PHASE||3rd PHASE|
The first phase of sade sati —
Saturn has three aspects (3rd, 7th and 10th from its placement).
When Saturn transit over 12th house of the horoscope from natal Moon, the Sade Sati for Moon sign will start. From this house Saturn aspect —
Second house (3rd aspect),
Sixth house (7th aspect), and
Ninth house (10th aspect).
So the effect of Sade Sati will be on 12th (transit), 2nd, 6th and 9th houses.
Saturn is a planet of Separation. So, where it is placed in the horoscope, during Sade sati, it will separate the native from that matter. For example–If Saturn is placed in second place, it will separate or keep away the native from family.
The aspect of Saturn is malefic(poison). So, the seventh aspect(180 degree) is very harmful to the native .The special aspect of Saturn is Third aspect and tenth aspect .In retrograde condition Saturn affect the ninth or tenth place from where it has placed in Birth chart.
When Saturn transit over the twelfth house, Saturn affect the 12th house matter .So the expenditure of the native will increase due to investment which will turn fruitless later, on hospitalization or on foreign tour. Twelfth place reveal —spouse‘s health, ancestral property, grandmother, monetary loss, demotion, left eye or ear, sorrow, fine, long treatment, Confinement and Restlessness. The separation tendency of Saturn make the native to stay away from family or decrease companion of spouse .So all these matter get affected during the first phase of Sade sati.
The 3rd aspect of Saturn fall on second house, the native may affected financially .The possibility of spending (saved) money happen by sudden incident .Food habit may change or the native may compel to have irregular meal. Digestive system may get affected .The speech of native may be very harsh. The native’s conversation may be misunderstood. Dispute may occur in family .General happiness will be disturbed.
As, Saturn is aspect 6th (7th aspect) house from 12th house (180 degree angle), the native’s health will be most affected during sade sati. The native may be in debt due to health reason and treatment. Internal enemies may harass. The native may be affected by conspirator. Intestine and waist need special care.
As, Saturn aspect 9th house from 12th house (10th aspect), the native’s luck will not support him/her in this time period .The relation with father may turn stern .If the native is pursuing any higher education ,the time is not favorable .The native may have a disliking for tradition or religion.
- Try to keep regularity in life.
- Punctuality will help a lot.
- Chant shani Mantra”Om sham shanaischaraay namah”.
- Chant Shani-bharya mantra daily.
- Recite Hanuman Kawach daily in the evening.
2nd phase of Sade Sati —
When Saturn transit on natal moon/Chandra rashi, the second phase of Sade sati starts. Being a separator by nature Saturn will keep the native away from himself/herself, from siblings and from socialization. The native may be absent minded in these time period. Health of the native may need more care.
In Aries, Saturn is debilitated.so in a debilitated condition in enemy house, Saturn will not be able to do much harm to the native, so the second phase of sade sati for Aries will go both good and bad (normal).
The 3rd aspect of Saturn will fall on 3rd house. As a result the courage and braveness will be affected. The confidence of the native will deteriorate. The relation with sibling may also stern. Progress may slow down. Any competitive examination during this time period need more efforts and may be negative. Servants of the house may create problem. Body parts especially, hand, neck and shoulder need care.
The 7th aspect of Saturn fall on 7th house. 7th house of a horoscope is the place which cause death (marak sthan). So the health of the native and the health of spouse must be taken care of. Progress or improvement in life delayed. The relation with partner in business will hamper. Take care of Kidney and ovaries. Married life will get disturbance. The native may stay Away from spouse.
The 10th aspect of Saturn will fall on 10th house. The work place environment ,public life and establishment will be in problem. The native may lose interest in work. The standing in community may need more efforts.
- Lead a disciplined life
- Do not lie
- Recite HANUAMAN CHALISA
- Chant HANUMAN KAWACH (first recite ek mukhi Hanuman Kawach, then recite panch mukhi Hanuman Kawach)
- Chant the mantra of Dakshin Kali, in the evening.
3rd phase of sade sati—
When Saturn transit over the sign next to natal moon sign the 3th phase of sade sati starts. The native may not save much. Family life may get disturbed. Either the native compel to tell lie or converse very rudely.
The 3rd aspect will affect 4th house. Fourth house is the house of immovable property. Relation with mother may not be very good. If mother in old age or suffering any serious health problem, the native may lose his/her mother.
Public relation may not be very interactive in this time period and popularity may decrease. Digestive system may need special care. If the native is a student or pursuing higher education, then he/she may not get the desired result. So, academic career need special attention. Home environment (family discord), Material happiness may be less. The health of Father- in- law may be a matter of concern or the relation with Father- in- law may be stern.
The 7th aspect of Saturn will affect 8th house. The native may be affected by mental tension due to paternal property dispute. The native’s resistance capacity may be decrease. The native should take care of muscular system, bladder and private parts of body. Quarrel, difficulties, frustration and infamy make the native very miserable.
The 10th aspect of Saturn will affect 11th house, so the income and source of income will be affected. Relation with elder sibling may not be good. The support from friends and elder siblings may be withdrawn. Any dispute with a permanent friend may make the native sad. Left ear need care.
- Control over speech is needed.
- Wise talk is advisable (Think before speak).
- Chant Shani mantra, “om sham shanaischaraay namah”.
- Daily recite Hanuman Chalisha in the evening, once.
- Visit Shani temple in Saturdays in this period of time.
Sade sati is the time when a person will face the reactions of his/her previous deeds.