Rahu's Mahadasha and Saturn's sadesati are two such planets in astrology, which creates fear and several apprehensions in the mind merely with the mention of their names. Rahu and Saturn, these two planets connect the life of a person with karma and the experience of happiness and sorrow are felt deeply due to these planets only. To understand these two it is necessary to understand the nature of these planets.
Rahu In Astrology
Rahu is a planet which greatly affects the intelligence, abilities and power of a person. As soon as the Dasha of Rahu operates, life becomes highly unstable with quick transformations. Rahu does not give time to think and understand. Thoughts keep coming here but it is not possible to stop at any of them. Rahu changes thoughts every moment. The person remains highly disoriented. At the time of Rahu Dasha, a person has many experiences but it is not possible for him to mold those experiences in his life. Rahu Mahadasha is an indefinite period in which a person is associated with many things but he is not able to connect with anyone. In Rahu Mahadasha, it is necessary that a person should not act in haste. The decisions taken at this time have life-long effects.
It is advised to chant Rahu mantra during the Mahadasha of Rahu. Chanting of Graha Mantra is an excellent remedy which helps to pacify and derive auspicious results of the planet. In Rahu Mahadasha, a person must perform abhishekam and worship of Lord Shiva. Through Rudrabhishek, a person also gets freedom from bad effects of Rahu. If one worships Lord Shiva, Rahu never troubles that person and also gives positive results in life.
Saturn in Astrology
In astrology, Saturn is known to give results according to the deeds of the person. Saturn Sade Sati is also the time when a person bears the fruits of his actions. At this time, a person needs to stay alert against many struggles, challenges and responsibilities in life. This is also the time when both materialistic and spiritual life also appears to intermingle with each other. It is only after suffering from his troubles that a person starts moving in the spiritual path. The native starts finding answers for the ultimate truth of life at the time of Shani Sade Sati. Whenever the effect of Shani Sade Sati comes in a person’s life, chanting the Mahamrityunjaya Mantra and worshiping Shiva are considered very auspicious to save the ill effects during that time. Chanting Shani Mantra, helping poor and disabled people, worshiping Peepal and shami tree is also a very simple and assured remedy to avoid the ill effects of Shani Sade Sati.