Saturn, the planet known for being a hard task-master will leave its position in Virgo and move on to Libra on November 14, 2011. This Sade Sati period which is feared by those with a belief in Hindu Astrology will exert its influence on almost all of us. Find out what areas will it impact, and who will lose or gain.
Sade Sati is the 7Â½ years long period of Saturn (Shani). This planetary position which had its influence on Leo for most part of the year will now exercise its influence on Scorpio. The signs that are likely to be affected the most are Leo (Simha), Virgo (Kanya), Libra (Tula) and Scorpio (Vrischika).
In Hindu Astrology, this planetary phase of Sade Sati based on Saturn’s movement is considered to be a negative one. It is a bad period for those under its influence and results are impacted. One often wonders what really went wrong and where it is that they made a mistake. The exact influence can be analysed only by studying one’s accurate birth chart and the planet’s corresponding influence.
Leo and Libra will however, gain from this phase and will see a change in fortune. Things will be much better as compared to the last few months. You will not be disappointed with the results that you get for your efforts. Your projects and ventures will move along in a desired pace. Things return to normalcy after a long time for some of you, post November 14.
Aries and Gemini need to exercise patience and take measured steps as some difficulties lie ahead of you in the coming months. Misunderstandings are indicated to rise and things are likely to be out of your control. Taurus needs to work harder too, to see results, especially in terms of business, career and finance.
Facts about Saturn
- Saturn is the sixth planet from the Sun and the second largest planet in the Solar System, after Jupiter.
- It takes Saturn 28-30 years to complete its orbit of the zodiac.
- Saturn rules time, old age and sobriety. The planet is associated with depression, gloom, jealousy and greed, or serious acceptance of responsibilities out of which success will develop.
- Saturn is the ruling planet of Capricorn and is exalted in Libra.
According to Claudius Ptolemy, "Saturn is lord of the right ear, the spleen, the bladder, the phlegm, and the bones.”
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