Updated On May 3rd, 2018
Saturn is the slowest planet among all and out of all major planetary transits happening right now, Saturn transit 2018 is the most important one.
In Vedic Astrology, Saturn is considered as the lawmaker and punisher who judges our actions.
After a long stay in Scorpio, Saturn in its transit went into Sagittarius Zodiac on 26th of October 2017 and different kind of events happened with that.
For example, with Saturn transit into Sagittarius sign following major changes happened in Astrology:
This year in 2018 results of Saturn transit will be different because of the fact that Saturn navamsha position will change within Sagittarius sign.
Saturn transit is very important and along with the Transit of Jupiter, together they trigger events in our life as promised by dashes and is known as Double Transit Of Saturn-Jupiter.
Same time you can look the results of other major transits because all of them will affect you in some way and are interrelated with each other.
Using standard rules of Vedic Astrology we can easily find out how this Saturn transit is going to affect us and what special situations it is going bring for natives of each ascendant.
Here I have mentioned the important dates which are related to Saturn transit 2018.
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Saturn retrograde 2018 in Sagittarius: During its transit in the sign of Sagittarius, Saturn will become retrograde on April 18, 2018 (Wednesday) at 07:10 and will become Progressive On September 06, 2018 (Thursday) at 17:02.
Just like any other planet, Saturn also changes its role for different ascendant. For example, Saturn is malefic for Aries ascendant whereas Saturn is
For example, Saturn is malefic for Aries ascendant whereas Saturn is benefic for Tauras ascendant.
Due to this change of Saturn’s role for different ascendants, its transit predictions also tend to produce different results for different ascendants.
Therefore final predictions will depend on following factors:
Not to forget that Saturn is a slow planet and making a prediction on Saturn transit in Sagittarius can be tricky therefore the predictions of these Saturn transit 2018 are general in nature and for accurate predictions, other factors in Horoscope will matter.
Let’s see in detail how Saturn transit in Sagittarius is going to shape your life. If you don’t want to go through the paragraphs, here is the video of Saturn transit 2018.
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Saturn is a slow planet and making a prediction on Saturn transit in Sagittarius can be tricky therefore the predictions for these Saturn transit are general in nature and for accurate predictions, other factors in Horoscope will matter.
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For Aries Ascendant native, so far ashtama Shani was creating troubles for you and its negative effects did not allow you to progress in life.
Saturn is a very important planet for Aries ascendant native since it rules over two very important house and deals with the objectives which people aspire every day. Saturn during its transit to Sagittarius will leave their 8th house and bad period of Saturn in the 8th house will end now.
Trust me ashtama shani is a very negative period because I was under ashtama shani from 2011-2014.
But now things are going to change and Saturn is leaving your 8th house.
Saturn transit in Sagittarius will bring a lot of reliefs for Aries ascendant native. Saturn is lord of the 10th and 11th house and deals with job, honor, gains, networking etc.
Saturn transit over the 9th house will bring opportunities, long-distance travel and good health to you.
Though Saturn transit in 9th house will be a slow process to perfection and don’t expect sudden success or good results from it.
Saturn in 9th house will also bring a delay in the approval of projects or deals but don’t leave your projects after initial failures, this is how perfection will come to you and Saturn will reward you for your hard labor.
Saturn transit over your 9th house is not a good sign for your health of your father and those who are passing through weak Sun or afflicted 9th house lord Dasha should take care of fathers health.
This transit may also lead to clashes with the boss or your superiors. Overall, it’s a good transit and with patience and hard work you will gain maximum out of this transit.
One important point which I like to include, that during this transit of Saturn over the 9th house, you might get into impulses of breaking rules or immoral practices will be appealing to you, but remember what impact it will create in your future and it’s best to stick to a life full of principles.
Aries ascendant natives should wear a Jyotish quality Yellow Sapphire to gain the best results of this Saturn transit.
For Taurus ascendant natives Saturn will be moving to their 8th house and ashtama Shani period will start for them though Saturn is a Yogakaraka planet for them and does good no matter where he goes but still ashtama Shani can bother them to some extent.
Here, Saturn will lose his potency to protect the horoscope especially if you’re running through Dasha of Jupiter or Mars.
This movement of Saturn in your 8th house will bring a completely different experience for you and is very good for people working in the insurance, undercover works, mining, oil, iron and especially for those who have a deep interest in occult science.
This period will prove good to your in-laws also and can help you to gain some inheritance.
Saturn is lord of the 9th and 10th house for Taurus ascendant and in the 8th house will lead to issues related to these houses. Work and health of the father may suffer due during this period, but there can be some sudden good work opportunity for you, especially if you are running through Moon or Saturn Dasha itself.
Overall the results of this transit will be mixed in nature for you. If you’re into research like a Ph.D. student, this transit will help you to dig deep.
For relief from ashtama shani wear a Jyotish quality Blue Sapphire, this will help to overcome the bad effects of ashtama shani during 2018, 2019 and 2020.
For Gemini Ascendant natives Saturn will leave the 6th house and will enter their 7th house and I am very sure that many of Gemini Ascendant natives had health issues during Saturn’s transit over their 6th house.
Now it’s the time when it will end, there were obstacles in your path due to Saturn transit through 6th house, they will also ease now.
Saturn in the 7th house can be bad also and a lot will depend on Saturn’s ashtakvarga bindus in the sign of Sagittarius.
Saturn has dual lordship for you and if Saturn has less than 3 ashtakvarga bindus in Sagittarius than, Saturn’s bad house rulership can come to the surface and with more than 4 ashtakvarga bindus, Saturn will bless you will good results for sure.
During this transit, a special attention should be paid to the spouse and married life.
Also, for people who are working in partnership should take care of what’s happening around them. Those who were trying to go abroad will find luck on their side and will be able to make it during this transit.
Overall a good transit for you and with a little care on the relationship, both work and personal, you will find yourself at the bright side of life.
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For Cancer Ascendant natives Saturn rules over their 7th & 8th house. Saturn is an out and out malefic planet for Cancer ascendant natives and whichever house Saturn will go, that house will feel the wrath of Saturn. Saturn transit over your 6th house demands special care as far as health is concerned.
Saturn transit over your 6th house demands special care as far as health is concerned.
The Same attention is required for the health of your spouse also. Here, Saturn is 7th house lord and carries the signification of marriage and married life.
Its transit through your 6th house may lead to some trouble over your married life, especially if your 7th house is afflicted.
For Cancer Ascendant natives, Saturn transit over 6th is most malefic transit, especially for their marriage.
Those who want to visit abroad, especially for settlement will find themselves lucky in this regard. Overall, it’s not a supportive transit for most of the aspect of life and needs to be passed with caution.
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For LeoAscendantt Saturn rules over the 6th and 7th house and is a malefic planet for them and during Saturn transit 2018 Saturn will be over their 5th house of horoscope.
Saturn transit over your 4th house from November 2014 was very painful and it leads you to many not so good situation. Now the whole scenario will change and Saturn over your 5th house will be better than its current transit through your 4th house.
There will be chances of marriage and childbirth, but some cautions might be needed for both of these aspects of life.
There will be gains during this period, but they will come to you after persistence and handwork.
Money and financial progress won’t come to you easily during this transit, but if you have the patience and understanding of the situation then, sure Saturn will bless you with long-lasting benefits. Remember nothing comes easily with Saturn and when it comes, it stays for long.
Here Saturn aspect over your 7th house shows that relationship with spouse needs your attention and care, make sure you’re doing best for your relationship, otherwise this transit can cause some issues which can break you especially during Saturn transit over your 6th house in the sign of Capricorn.
Don’t do anything bad which can affect your relationship, you might find yourself paying for it in Saturn next transit over your 6th.
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For Virgo natives, Saturn is lord of 5th & 6th house and basically a benefic planet them, especially when endowed with strength.
Saturn transit in Sagittarius will be through your 4th house and the golden phase of Saturn transit through your 3rd house will end with it.
Saturn transit over your 4th house will have to mix shades of positive and negative. Saturn through your 4th house can affect the health of the mother, domestic peace, and career progress.
If you’re passing through Dasha of Mars, then be cautious of investment and major decisions related to career.
If you’re awaiting promotion, then Saturn will make you wait more and things will work out after some extra efforts.
Overall, it’s a transit which might seem to be negative, but it won’t be since every problem due to this transit will be short-lived and will teach you something new about it.
It’s actually a positive transit, especially if you’re looking long-term benefits. If passed with a positive attitude this transit will provide you with a good base for progress in the future.
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For Libra ascendant natives Saturn is a yogakaraka planet and does good where ever it goes. This time Saturn is moving to their 3rd house where Saturn performs well naturally and I am sure its effects will bless you with all-round success in life.
This transit will bring an all-round development to their life. Saturn movement in their 3rd house will lead to travels, progress to younger co-born, promotion and is very good for people related to sports and politics.
Saturn transit will also bring you into a love relationship and those who are planning for progeny will find themselves lucky.
Overall a very auspicious and once in a lifetime transit for Libra ascendant natives, don’t miss this chance and do hard work and give your sincere efforts on what you want to do.
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For Scorpio ascendant natives Saturn is a malefic planet due to its rulership over 3rd & 4th house. Saturn is in your ascendant since November 2014 and there were delays in all aspects of your life.
The promotion was delayed, marriage prospects were not suitable and so on.
Now with Saturn transit through your 2nd house will lead to many changes in life. First of all, your health will improve and all the laziness you were experiencing before will be gone.
Your career will come on track, but slowly but surely. There will be sudden marriage plans in your mind and with the support of Dasha and the planet Jupiter, it will materialize this time.
Saturn transit over your 2nd will have some negative effects on your family and food habits.
Try not to indulge in harmful food habits and bad company of people also, it may lead to problems like alcohol intake or smoking.
Overall it is better transit, then the current one, but still some cautions are required in health and physical safety areas.
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For Sagittarius ascendant natives Saturn rules over 2nd and 3rd and is a malefic planet for them.
Now with Saturn movement through your ascendant will bring some challenges in your life but still this transit will be better than Saturn’s transit through your 12th house. With Saturn passing through your ascendant there will be some health issues along with some laziness or in other words, you will find yourself postponing important works, which ultimately will lead to obstacles in your path for progress.
There will be some serious delays in marriage and promotion, but Saturn won’t be denying it, with the support of Jupiter and handwork you will get through things. Overall a transit which is better than the current one, but some tough situations will be there.
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Saturn is lord of the 1st and 2nd house and is a benefic planet here. Saturn transit through Sagittarius will be passing through their 12th house and will bring some challenges in areas of work and health. Now the protection will be gone with this transit, Saturn in Scorpio was a positive transit and lead you to success and protected you from evils.
With Saturn’s movement through your 12th will lead to some hectic schedule for you.You may find yourself in unwanted job postings and transfer is on the card for you.
Those who are looking for abroad ventures will be lucky with this transit. There will be a source of earnings from abroad though expenditures will also rise.
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For Aquarius Ascendant natives, Saturn is lord of 1st & 12th house, and during this transit in Sagittarius, it will pass through their 11th house.
This transit is going to be great for you; there will be great financial gains, expansion in your network, health will improve and you will be ambitious, which will help you in a long run.
Those who are suffering from any kind of health issue will see relief and it will make you indulge in activities which will prove good for your health on a long run.
Support from elder sibling will be there and relation with them will improve.
Those who are looking to start a family will get the extra support of the planet Saturn.
Saturn transit over your 11th house will open gateways for abroad income and chances of gains through inheritance is also there.
Overall a very auspicious and once in lifetime opportunity for you.
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For Pisces Ascendant natives, Saturn is lord of the 11th & 12th house and is a malefic planet for them. Saturn is going to move out their 9th house and will enter their 10th house.
We all know that 10th house is a natural house for Saturn and its transit from the 10th house is a very important phase in our life.
Saturn here will bless you with gains and work opportunities from abroad. This transit will prove as a milestone for you, but it will happen with handwork and patience. It won’t be easy and there will be hard work and pressure on you but from 2018 May itself you will start seeing the good results of Saturn transit through your 10th house.
Saturn aspect on the 4th house may affect your mother’s health and you need extra caution for domestic peace too.
Best is to take care of mother’s health doing a regular health checkup will be best for you. Don’t lose your calm on small issues otherwise, there can be some arguments inside the house.
House and luxury buying is also on the cards and with the help of Jupiter transit, you will be able to get access to your dream house or car.
Those who want to get married will also get the extra support of planets but here Dasha Lord position and relation with the 7th house will also matter.
House and luxury buying is also on the cards and with the help of Jupiter transit, you will be able to get access to your dream house or car.
Overall it is a positive transit as far as material progress is concerned.the only concern here will be the mother and spouse’s health.
The only concern here will be the mother’s and spouse’s health.
Wear a Jyotish quality Yellow Sapphire to minimize the bad effects of Saturn transit in Sagittarius. This will make your ascendant Lord strong and will counter the negative effects of Saturn transit through your 10th house.
Sagittarius sign is the 9th sign in natural Zodiac scheme and Saturn transit in it shows a huge impact on our religious sentiments. For sure around this transit of Saturn, there will be events which will affect our view towards gurus and religious ways of life.
Lord of Sagittarius i.e Jupiter do very well with Saturn and as per texts also Saturn gives good result in it.
Always remember Jupiter is your guru and Shani(Saturn) is the taskmaster when in symphony they allow one to make the best decisions of life.
Those who were born in 1987,1988,1989 this Saturn transit in 2018 will mark the beginning of their Saturn return and will prove very significant for them.
As mentioned in the very beginning that Saturn is a very important planet is Vedic astrology and while taking effects of Saturn transit 2018 into account for any horoscope, we need to check if any planet is coming under its aspect from its transit position, also if Saturn is passing over any other planet or not.
In simple words, suppose Saturn is transiting over your 3rd house where Venus is sitting in natal horoscope, then here you need to take into account the effects of transit of Saturn over Venus also.
Same time see if any planet is sitting in 5th, 9th and 12th house, that’s because these are the houses where Saturn aspect is going to fall and will tend to modify the final predictions for this Saturn transit.