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, Malashri may face problems created by Malashri's hidden enemies. Relationship with Malashri's colleagues will not good enough and they will create problems in Malashri's work environment. Malashri may also face challenges on Malashri's domestic front. This may create pressure and tension. Malashri needs to exercise control over Malashri'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 Malashri will get results eventually, so be patient and wait for Malashri's turn. Take this period as learning period, put Malashri's hard work and things will fall in place. Malashri 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. Malashri will find it difficult to achieve success in this period. Malashri may not get results of Malashri's hard work and feel restricted. Malashri's constitution and immune system will not be strong. As first house is the house of health, Malashri should start exercising and taking care of Malashri's health, otherwise Malashri can be caught by chronic diseases. Malashri may suffer from depression, unknown fear or phobia. Malashri's will lack clarity in thinking, action, and decision making. Malashri will be spiritually inclined and will be attracted by intricacies of nature. Acceptance and doing basics right will sail Malashri 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. Malashri 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 Malashri need to continue exercising control. Sudden financial losses and fear of theft is also a possibility. Malashri may be pessimistic in thinking, Malashri is advised to deal with matters enthusiastically. Malashri 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, Malashri need to be careful while driving. If possible, stay away from non-veg and Malashri's drinking habits to keep Saturn happy. Malashri will be able to sail through this period by intelligently handling Malashri's domestic and financial matters.