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