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The effect of Saturn's transit on various Moon signs


Saturn will enter sidereal Virgo sign on September 9, 2009, and will be in this sign till 15th November, 2011. It will re-enter Virgo on 16th May, 2012 and will be there till 4th August, 2012. Ganesha explains how individuals born under different Moon signs will fare during this transit.

Moon sign Aries
Saturn will transit through the 6th House from natal Moon. It's time to work hard, take up greater responsibilities and make maximum use of your limited resources. At work, you will be forced to meet the demands and expectations of your superiors. Saturn transit may increase your workload, but it will also help you grow as a professional. Saturn punishes selfishness and grants fabulous results to morally conscious human beings. So, serving others selflessly is the key to survival during this transit.

Moon sign Taurus
Saturn will transit through the 5th House from natal Moon. This means that one-night stands and flings will make way for a really deep, significant love affair. Your creative self-expression will choke under the pressure of duty and heavy responsibilities. Avoid gambling or betting during this period as Saturn doesn't support speculations. Making long-term investments will bring good gains.

Moon sign Gemini
Saturn will transit through the 4th House from your natal Moon. So, you will be under the influence of Chota Dhaiya (small panoti). Disagreements with your spouse, relatives, superiors are likely to manifest during this phase. Your health may suffer due to overburden, emotional turmoil due to conflicts at home, increase in expenditure and unnecessary hassles in everything you do. In its own way, Saturn is merely teaching you how to get yourself more organised to meet the demands of life. The lessons learned during this phase will help you fulfil social expectations, which will eventually increases material prosperity.

Moon sign Cancer
You will be free from Shani's Sade Sati phase. Saturn will transit through the 3rd House from your natal Moon. So, you will be in a position to derive best results in all areas during this transit. Mental health and stability in your surroundings will help you use this phase to your benefit. Every project will require a great deal of effort and planning. Creative thinking and meditation can be potent tools in your effort to take advantage of this transit.

Moon sign of Leo
You will be passing through the last phase of Saturn's Sade Sati. This could be the time to set new goals and revise your existing beliefs. Don't expect easy money, but if you are ready to work hard and keep a tight budget, you will face no problems. You may receive appreciation for your services. Though there will no monetary compensation, you can definately breathe a sigh of relief as the dark clouds of difficulties will disperse. Problems and tensions may start diffusing now.

Moon sign of Virgo
You will be passing through the middle phase of Saturn's Sade Sati. It could be a stressful and challenging phase. Saturn may force you to become more realistic, which will eventually do you a lot of good. However, Shani has a ruthless way of going about its business. The effects of the Saturn transit may force you to give up your cherished ideals. Do not waste this transit by succumbing to your innate pessimism, or waiting for better days to come. Use this phase for introspection and restructuring your life.

Moon sign of Libra
You will be passing through the 1st phase of Saturn's Sade Sati. It is a particularly good time to conclude projects, but not a very suitable time to launch new, long-term ones. You can definitely make plans as long as you do not try to put them into action without necessary deliberation. Saturn will bring greater responsibilities with lesser rewards. If you are working in a foreign country, you may face identity crisis. Ganesha advises you to maintain calm, irrespective of who you are and what is your position. This period will give excellent results, if you are willing to take up meditation.

Moon sign Scorpio
Saturn will transit through the 11th House from natal Moon. Now is the time to religiously follow the saying: A penny saved is a penny earned. So, spending wisely will help you accumulate more wealth. If you work hard and pay attention to minute details, you will be able to make a lot of money. During this phase, you will be so busy amassing wealth that you will spend little time with your children and friends. A couple of very dear friends will walk out of your life. Be willing to spend some quality time with your kids and friends.

Moon sign Sagittarius
Saturn will transit through the 10th House from natal Moon. All problems related to your career or your relationship with your seniors will surface during this period. Maybe it's the circumstances or maybe it's just you, but you are likely to be dedicated, resourceful and self-reliant at your work. This period requires a massive effort on your part, especially while dealing with your career concerns. This transit is tough on you. However, the effect of the transit will only kick in a rush of adrenaline, instead of panic attacks.  

Moon sign Capricorn
Saturn will transit through the 9th House from natal Moon. It is a good time to attain greater philosophical depth through a pragmatic and realistic interpretation of religious works, meditation and deep thinking. Sitting idle may make you feel a little tied down, and you may need to study further in order to break the shackles. To avoid any hard feelings by the end of this transit, you need to make your expectations and goals a little more realistic.

Moon sign of Aquarius
Saturn will be passing through the 8th House from natal Moon, so you will be under the influence of Chota Dhaiya (small panoti). "Ashtama shani" in transit is traditionally malefic, but you need not fear this transit due to a favourble Copper elemental quality of transiting Saturn. This period will bring out the hidden aspects of your personality and skills. Though you may face delays and interruptions in matters of inheritance, joint finances and real estate, the Saturn transit promises financial gains, greater understanding with your loved ones and happiness. Just keep working hard and don't do anything stupid.
 
Moon sign Pisces
Saturn will transit through the 7th House from natal Moon. This means that you will be completely preoccupied with problems related to career and profession, ignoring your personal relationships in the process. This will not bode too well with your loved ones. Why don't you try a little time management? It will surely help you strike a balance between your personal and professional life. Also, it will help you develop a rationale approach, as also pass through this transit successfully.


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With Ganesha's Grace,
Tanmay K Thakar
The GaneshaSpeaks Team