Simple prayer steps for Lord Sani at home will satisfy him and bring Good deed to us .when you pray every time say ”samarpayami” (I m offering), offer two akshatha with love and devotion to the lord. (Akshatha is uncooked rice; if possible color it with kumkum, saffron powder, turmeric and a little bit of water. This can be made for a week in advance and can be kept near the Alter)

Important things associated with Shani (Saturn).

Direction: West
Gemstone: Blue Sapphire (Neelam)
Metal: Lead
Ruling Day: Saturday
Flower: Vanni, Kuvalai
Color: Black
Associated No. : 7 (Seven)
Grain: Black Urad Daal
Food: Rice Mixed With Black Urad Daal
Dhyan Mantra: Nilanjana Samabhasam Ravi Putram Yamagrajam Chaya Mrttanda Sambhutam Tam Namami Shanai Shwaram

Shani Gayatri Mantra:

Aum Sanaischaraya Vidmahe,
Sooryaputraya Dheemahi,
Tanno Manda Prachodayat.