This is starting period of Shani's Sade Sati. In this period Saturn will be transiting in 12th house from the Moon. It generally indicates financial loss, problems by hidden enemies, aimless travel, disputes, and poverty. During this period, Ish Sodhi may face problems created by Ish Sodhi's hidden enemies. Relationship with Ish Sodhi's colleagues will not good enough and they will create problems in Ish Sodhi's work environment. Ish Sodhi may also face challenges on Ish Sodhi's domestic front. This may create pressure and tension. Ish Sodhi needs to exercise control over Ish Sodhi's spending otherwise it be lead to bigger financial problems. Long distance travels may not be fruitful during this period. Saturn's nature is of delay and dejection, but generally Ish Sodhi will get results eventually, so be patient and wait for Ish Sodhi's turn. Take this period as learning period, put Ish Sodhi's hard work and things will fall in place. Ish Sodhi advised not to take high risks in business matters in this period.
Shani Sade Sati:
This is the peak of Shani's Sade Sati. Generally this phase of Saturn is the most difficult one. Saturn transiting over natal Moon indicates health problems, character assassination, problems in relationship, mental afflictions, and sorrows. Ish Sodhi will find it difficult to achieve success in this period. Ish Sodhi may not get results of Ish Sodhi's hard work and feel restricted. Ish Sodhi's constitution and immune system will not be strong. As first house is the house of health, Ish Sodhi should start exercising and taking care of Ish Sodhi's health, otherwise Ish Sodhi can be caught by chronic diseases. Ish Sodhi may suffer from depression, unknown fear or phobia. Ish Sodhi's will lack clarity in thinking, action, and decision making. Ish Sodhi will be spiritually inclined and will be attracted by intricacies of nature. Acceptance and doing basics right will sail Ish Sodhi out of this period.
Shani Sade Sati:
This is 'setting' period of Shani's Sade Sati. Saturn will be transiting in the 2nd house from the natal Moon, which indicates difficulty on financial and domestic front. Ish Sodhi will start feeling slight relief after having two difficult phases of Sade Sati. Still, misunderstandings and financial stress can be seen during this period. Expenses may keep soaring high and Ish Sodhi need to continue exercising control. Sudden financial losses and fear of theft is also a possibility. Ish Sodhi may be pessimistic in thinking, Ish Sodhi is advised to deal with matters enthusiastically. Ish Sodhi will require paying good attention to family and personal front, otherwise those can also lead to a bigger problem. For students, education may be slightly affected and they will have to work harder to hold on to their existing level. Results will be slow and almost always with the delay. This is a period which indicates danger and apart from other things, Ish Sodhi need to be careful while driving. If possible, stay away from non-veg and Ish Sodhi's drinking habits to keep Saturn happy. Ish Sodhi will be able to sail through this period by intelligently handling Ish Sodhi's domestic and financial matters.