Simha Rasi/ Leo

Simha rasi or Chingam rashi is the 5th among 12 Rashi systems in Hindu Astrology and all other Astrology theories. The predictions for Shani Transit (Saturn Transition) from Vrischika Rashi (Scorpio) to Dhanu Rashi (Sagittarius) are given here for the natives of Leo or Simha rashi.

In 2017-2020 periods, Shani transits into Dhanu Rashi (Sagittarius). Shani is the Planet which spends longest time in each zodiac than any other graha in our Navagrahas.

On 26 January 2017 at 7.33 PM, Shani enters into Dhanu Rashi by stepping into Moola Nakshatra 1st quarter. Shani becomes retrograde on 6 April 2017.

Effects of Shani Transit 2017-2020 on Simha Rashi

Dhanu Rashi Shani Transit is not that good for Simha Rashi. Though Simha Rashi natives are relieving from Ardhashtama Shani (Shani Dhaiya), Shani is entering into 5th house, they may face problems in several aspects of life.

The major concerns of this Saturn Transit would be – Financial status, family life and social life. Simha Rashi natives will face problems in the above fronts of life.

From 21 June 2017 to 26 October 2017, Shani may go Vakri and will settle in Vrischika Rashi. Then, you may witness the effects of Ardhashtama Shani which you were facing in previous transit.

Financial Status / Money Matters

This is not a good period in financial front. Unnecessary and unexpected expenses may hurt simha rashi natives. There is a possibility of losing out some income sources. This will be major reason for dearth of money.

There is a chance of selling out home, land and other property. The tax-evaded money or the money came from illegal means may hurt you big time. Adding to this, unexpected expenses will make you feel the heat.

Career / Business

Career wise in job front, this Saturn Transit in Sagittarius may not be a good time for Simha Rashi natives. Hectic work will make you depressed. The rash behaviour of superiors or colleagues will make you face some problems.

Do not take your professional duties lightly, otherwise you will face problems. There is a possibility of relocation or transfer.

In business front also, its a time to be careful. It is not a good time for business expansion. Tax-evaded money or money came from illegal means will hut the business.

Not a good period for giving credit or loans. There will be a heated situation between you and your prime supplier or customer. The government policy will also rub the salt on your financial wounds.

Education / Learning / Studies

According to Shani Transit predictions, this is not a good time for Simha Rashi natives in education front as well. You will be disappointed with your average results.

You have to put additional efforts to qualify in competitive exams. Luck will not favor you during this phase.

Lack of concentration, distraction and lack of dedication may bring out the bad results for you. Keep distance from bad friendships and bad habits.

Family Life / Marriage

You may face critical issues in domestic front. You will have some conflicts with your life partner and your children.

There is a possibility of insult in a social gathering or a function. Be careful with your words and a slightest slip of tongue will create a larger issue in your life.


Health wise as well this is not good time. Chest, heart and stomach related ailments may spring up. Upper abdomen will be the place of concern for you.

You should be extra careful if you are suffering from any chronic disease. Do not neglect any small ailment, consult the doctor immediately.


Due to Shani’s presence in 5th house from your Janma Rashi, you may not enjoy the fullest aspect of luck. To mitigate the negative effects and to get auspicious results you need to do..

Mantra Jaap:

Chant ‘Dasharatha Krutha Shani Stotram’ at least daily once for better results.


Chant the above mantra at least 11 times a day.

Rudraksha Dharana

Wear Seven Mukhi Rudraksha in locket / chain.

Puja / Vrat
1. Do Shiva Upasana. Offer Jalabhishekam to Lord Shiva at least on Mondays. Chant ‘Mahamrityunjaya Mantra’

2. Do Hanuman Pujan. Do Sundarakanda Parayana on Tuesdays and Saturdays.

3. Worship the Peepal Tree (Ashwattha Vriksha) and water it daily. Offer Deeparadhana on Saturdays.

  • Do good deeds.
  • Do serve the old and ill people.