Saturn is known as “Shani Deva” in Vedic Astrology and is one of the nine major astronomical bodies (Navagraha). According to the Hindu scriptures, Saturn (Shani) is the son of the Sun (Lord Surya) and Shadow (Chayya).
The planet Saturn is also called the “tough task giver”. This slow planet works on the principle of carrot and stick. If the native does good, Saturn will pay off him/her generously. On the other hand, if the native indulges in unrighteous karma, Saturn, the planet of justice, will punish them accordingly.
Effects of Saturn in Different Houses
A strong Saturn usually gives good results however if Saturn is weak it will definitely cause deficiencies with respect to the below-mentioned significations:
Saturn in 1st House
Positive Effect: Saturn in the 1st house (Ascendant house) makes the individual highly sincere and strong-willed. They consider the value of responsibility in their life. Hence, they are successful in performing their duties and responsibilities with inspiring seriousness and enthusiasm.
Negative Effect: Saturn in the first house makes the individual’s mind full of doubt. The native may have to deal with confusing situations in life path, time and again. They might also, be trapped in a dangerous situation sometime in their life.
Saturn in 2nd House
Positive Effect: Saturn in the 2nd house makes the one work hard, put in their best endeavor, and learn from their mistakes until it gives happiness. These individuals’ excellent money management skill provides them with an abundance of wealth and immense success in their life.
Negative Effect: Saturn in the second house is not appreciated generally, it makes the person liar, harsh in speech, and a sort to have a superior spirit. They may also feel difficulty speaking. The nervousness can affect harmony in marital life. The slow growth of financial assets can likely occur and gaining riches is likely to be in foreign countries only.
Saturn in 3rd House
Positive Effect: Saturn in the 3rd house makes the individual silent in nature and they speak only as much as is required. They are quite careful and reserved in life and are very good at handling secrets. The calm nature of the individual aid in maintaining a harmonious relationship in marriage life.
Negative Effect: Saturn in the third house makes the individual pessimistic. They might suffer from depression at times. These individuals may find it very hard to maintain cordial relationships with their siblings and relatives.
Saturn in 4th House
Positive Effect: The placement of Saturn in the 4th house makes the individual smart as a whip, mature, and trustworthy. Their level of intelligence is high and they can deal with any situation in their life with ease. They are also kind-hearted and tend to show sympathy towards others.
Negative Effect: Saturn in the fourth house is largely maleficent as the individual might experience hard times, financial crises, and adverse circumstances, and may be afraid of breaking the relationship with their mother and wife. Childhood memories of these individuals will be full of hurdles in life and feeling of loneliness.
Saturn in 5th House
Positive Effect: Saturn in the 5th house can do wonders in the individual’s life but for this, they have to have resistivity and flexibility at the same time. They may be pretty good at choosing the right occupation for themselves. Hence, they tend to have a good work reputation.
Negative Effect: When Saturn is negative in the fifth house, the individual may find it very difficult to have fun and enjoy their lives. Besides, they may be considered an unsocial person as they tend to have a gloomy attitude toward life.
Saturn in 6th House
Positive Effect: When Saturn gets into the 6th house, it makes the individual professional in every work they do. Likewise, they don’t hesitate to work hard which will eventually lead them to have adequate appreciation and recognition in their life. Besides, they are very generous and have a strong desire to serve people during their hard times.
Negative Effect: When Saturn gets into the sixth house, the individual’s personality creates a huge pressure to be perfect in every way. They are surrounded by worry and anxiety that may hamper their well-being. They should be careful not to get too upset over personal life imperfections.
Saturn in 7th House
Positive Effect: Saturn in the 7th house blesses the individual with wealth and fame. Their life is filled with tons of emotions of love, affection, fondness, and respect. These natives with Saturn in the seventh house exhibit the virtues of faith, trust, and loyalty to others.
Negative Effect: Seventh house placement of Saturn may influence one’s married life unfavorably. They may face trouble in choosing their life partners which may cause a delay in marriage. Besides, they might also get into fights now and then with their partners.
Saturn in 8th House
Positive Effect: Saturn in the 8th house can make a person have a very powerful influence on their own lives as they do not fear change and personal growth. They tend to be tolerant, economical, and ambitious while working.
Negative Effect: The position of Saturn in the eighth house, usually relates to venereal diseases and sudden events like accidents. Whatever illnesses the natives may face before death, makes them acute and lengthy. Also, one may feel old at an early age.
Saturn in 9th House
Positive Effect: Saturn in the 9th house, makes the individual warrior. They tend to carry a bold personality and have never given up on anything attitude. In terms of a financial point of view, the native will be wealthy enough to fulfill their desires.
Negative Effect: Saturn in the ninth house might generate the feeling of being separate from the people around them. It makes one have less faith in god as well even a religious person.
Saturn in 10th House
Positive Effect: When Saturn is present in the 10th house, it makes the individual serious in life. They possess good leadership qualities and managerial abilities. Hence, they are more likely to be a good business person.
Negative Effect: The presence of Saturn in the tenth house is not that great. The individual may be prone to anxiety and depression. They are probable to be more concerned about material possessions and status symbols, which may make them forget the real purpose of life. (Mantras to Overcome Fear and Anxiety)
Saturn in 11th House
Positive Effect: Saturn is the Godhead of the 11th house. Thus, it provides its natives with lots of profit in diverse ways. They may fulfill all their true desires and wishes easily. Also, they may have a good relationship with their family.
Negative Effect: On a negative note, Saturn in the eleventh house generates the fear of losing one’s friend and their value in the social circles they have. They might as well develop the impression of solitariness and separateness from their near and dear ones.
Saturn in 12th House
Positive Effect: Strong Saturn in the 12th house, gives the individual benefit from the foreign land. They are inclined to the value of spirituality and seek their path in spirituality.
Negative Effect: The place of Saturn in the twelfth house is not a favorable position, it influences losses in various aspects such as losses in wealth, health, loss of respect, loss of sleep, and so forth.
The position of Saturn can be well analyzed on the birth chart (natal chart). Saturn, a slow-moving planet, is the planet of Karma that shows us we reap what we sow. Know more about which is a benefic planet for you and which is a malefic planet for you. Ask an astrologer online now.