Virchiga Rasi/ Scorpio

Vrischika rasi or Vruschigam rashi is the 8th 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 Scorpio or Vrischika 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 Vrischika Rashi

For Vrischika Rashi natives, this Saturn Transit is going to be a big reliever. This transit marks the beginning of final 2.5 years of Sade Sati Shani (Sade Sati = 7.5 years of Shani).

Financial troubles may take back seat. But health wise, strictly it is a careful time. You need to take wait and watch approach in terms of ‘name and fame’ aspect of your life.

From 21 June 2017 to 26 October 2017, Shani becomes retrograde to come back in Vrischika Rashi. He will stay in Vrischika Rashi during this period. Since its Janma Shani, it will remind you of the troubles during previous transit. After 26 October, the situation may take a U-turn for your good.

Financial Status / Money Matters

For Vrischika Rashi natives this is a good transit in financial terms. The troubles you were facing during the previous transit in terms of income sources and income generation will take back seat.

The number of income sources will increase. A particular investment which you did in the past will bring you the results now. The unexpected and unnecessary expenses will also decrease. The problems caused by credit or loan during the past transit will also take aback.

Buying land, house, or any other fixed asset is on cards. But take care while approaching for the purchase since there is a chance of getting cheated.

Career / Business

For Vrischika Rashi natives, it is a good time in career front. If you are an employee, then its an average to good transit for you.

Positive atmosphere prevails in your office. Even though its a good time, you cannot take chance with rules and regulations of your employer / organisation / office. You may face harsh consequences if you break any rule of the employer.

You will find some solace in business. Plans for business expansion will run aggressively. You will be benefited from previously invested wealth.

Education / Learning / Studies

Vrischika Rashi students should enjoy a good time in education, when we compare to previous transit. The situation will become softer than expected.

You will get rid of all the troubles you were facing through previous Shani Transit. Luck also supports you in this way.

You will get good news in competitive exams. Expected results will come.

Family Life / Marriage

As per family life and relationship front, Vrischika Rashi natives will get average to good results. For some extent, this transit will be a good one for Scorpions.

Even though, its a good time the conflicts among family members flare up suddenly without any reason. You need to be careful with your words.

Those who are Manglik will get married this time. Those who want children, will get a kid. Social status will be improved.

Social status will improve but you have to be careful with your attitude towards others.


Health wise, it is a mixed bag for Vrischika Rashi natives. Some chronic diseases will gradually get cured but some sudden ailments will hurt you badly.

There is a possibility of leg injury. Be careful while driving.


Due to Shani’s presence in 2nd house from your Janma Rashi, you may enjoy the partial aspect of luck. To mitigate the negative effects and to get auspicious results you need to do.

Mantra Jaap:


Chant the above mantra at least 11 times a day or 108 times on Saturdays.

Also chant ‘Mrityunjaya Mantra’

Ratna Dharana / Rudraksha Dharana

Wear Seven Mukhi Rudraksha in locket / chain on Monday or any other Shubh Muhurat.

Puja / Vrat

  1. On Shani Amavasya (Shanaischari Amavasya), take 250 ml of Til oil (Sesame oil) and put it in a metal vessel. Before sunrise or after sunset, see your face in it and donate it to any needy person. Donate the oil and vessel both.
  2. Bhagwan Shiva Puja / Hanuman Puja are also recommended for better results.