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