The detailed version of this article is featured in the book ‘Retrograde Saturn Part 1 (Revised Edition 2021)’.
Retrograde Saturn in 2nd House in Aries
When retrograde Saturn is placed in the second house of a horoscope in Aries, Pisces rises in the ascendant. Saturn rules the eleventh and twelfth house. In general, it is partly benefic and partly malefic here, though the malefic part is higher, in most cases. The concept of various planets exhibiting tendencies to be benefic or malefic on the basis of the houses they rule in a horoscope has been explained in the book ‘Gemstones: Magic or Science?’.
Retrograde Saturn in the second house of horoscope in Aries is malefic in many cases, though it may turn benefic in some cases. It may happen when such Saturn is influenced by one or more benefic planets, and/or an overall benefic horoscope. The concept of a malefic planet turning benefic due to influences of benefic planets has been explained in the book ‘Match Making and Manglik Dosh’.
When benefic in nature, retrograde Saturn in the second house of a horoscope in Aries can bless the native with good results related to friends, creativity, spiritual growth, family, wealth, speech, profession, finances, reputation, authority, recognition, fame and several other good results, depending on his/her overall horoscope and running times.
Such retrograde Saturn can render several good results to the native, related to or through his friends. Some of his friends may come across success, money, fame, and/or authority, and the native may witness many benefits due to them. They may stand by the native and they may help him get out of his problems, many times in his life. One or more of his friends may help him financially as well as in other ways, in order for him to start a new business, or repair/consolidate an already existing business. Such retrograde Saturn can also bless the native with creativity, spiritual growth, intuitive abilities, divine guidance and several other good results.
Looking at profession, such retrograde Saturn can help the native achieve success as a researcher, analyst, lawyer, astrologer, religious guru, teacher, preacher, consultant, police officer, army, air force, naval, revenue, administrative, foreign services officer, judge, doctor, scientist, engineer, politician, professional dealing in real estate industry, iron, steel, automobile, IT, health, pharma, fitness, media, finance, education, coaching, movie, television, music, sports, travel, food, hotel, airline, telecom, internet industry or some other type of professional, depending on his/her overall horoscope and running times.
Taking an example for a female native, suppose retrograde Saturn is placed in the second house of a horoscope in Aries. Benefic Mars is placed in the twelfth house in Aquarius with benefic Rahu, Ketu is placed in the sixth house in Leo, Venus is placed in the ninth house in Scorpio, and benefic Mercury is placed in the eighth house in Libra with debilitated Sun. In this case, the native may engage in the business of clothes. She may start a company which may deal in manufacture and sale of clothes for men, women and children. She may witness good amount of success, money, recognition and growth with time.
If benefic Jupiter forms Hamsa Yoga in the tenth house in Sagittarius, and benefic Moon is placed in the fifth house in Cancer, the equation may become better. In this case, the native may come across very good amount of success, money, recognition and growth through her profession. Her business may expand after her age of 35 or 40, and it may keep growing after that. If the finer factors and running times are supportive, she may own a business empire worth in multimillions or billions, by her age of 55 or 60.
Such retrograde Saturn can help the native achieve success through a creative field as an actor, singer, musician, writer, dancer, sportsman, artist, architect, designer, developer or some other likewise professional. Taking an example, kindly read book for detailed example.
On the other hand, malefic retrograde Saturn in the second house of a horoscope in Aries can trouble the native with problems related to friends, family, wealth, speech, profession, finances, reputation, authority, recognition and several other problems, depending on his/her overall horoscope and running times.
Saturn rules the eleventh and twelfth house, and it is placed in the second house. Hence the native may witness delays, financial losses, setbacks, failures, job loss, bad reputation and several other problems related to or through his profession. If such retrograde Saturn is influenced by malefic planets, and/or an overall malefic horoscope, the native may witness various types of problems related to or through his family. For example, the native may be born in a family which may be poor, and/or some of his family members may be alcoholics, drug addicts, criminals and/or they may have some other negative traits. Hence the native may witness several problems in his life, due to bad reputation of his family, and/or bad conducts of some family members.
Taking an example, suppose malefic retrograde Saturn is placed in the second house of a horoscope in Aries with malefic Ketu. Malefic Rahu is placed in the eighth house in Libra, malefic debilitated Venus is placed in the seventh house in Virgo, malefic Sun is placed in the sixth house in Leo with Mercury, and retrograde Mars is placed in the twelfth house in Aquarius. In this case, the native may only find temporary jobs till his age of 35/40, and he may have to spend significant amount of money towards family problems, from time to time.
If benefic Moon is placed in the fourth house in Gemini, and Jupiter is placed in the eighth house in Libra with Rahu, the equation may become more troublesome. Guru Chandal Yoga is formed in the eighth house. In this case, the native may not find permanent a profession throughout his life, and he may keep changing jobs. He may have to spend significant amount of money, in order to take care of his father’s illness, or his financial problems. Native’s first marriage may fail, and he may settle in his second marriage.