Both Sani (Saturn) and Mangal (Mars) are regarded inauspicious, among the nine powerful planets. In addition, they are also considered inimical to each other. Whatever be the zodiac sign, in which they become conjunct and also whatever be the one, in which they look at each other, both these signs and those born under them will get afflicted. In the current year 2018, Saturn and Mars conjunct in the sign Sagittarius from March 7th to May 2nd and this leads to the war of the planets. This can result in an increase in internal disturbances, wars, communal clashes, major accidents, problems in vehicular movements and transportation, various impediments, damage to buildings and also, social crimes like murders, robberies and rapes. There may also be mishaps due to fire and water; problems with neighboring places, states and countries reduced profitability leading to downturn in business etc.
Now, let us get to know about the effects of this Saturn–Mars Conjunction for those belonging to each of the 12 zodiac signs:
For Aries Moon Sign
People belonging to the Aries sign are quick-thinkers and fast-movers, and it is advisable for them to be patient and show restraint during this period. They can better think before they start acting and not rush into hasty decisions. Differences of opinion with father may please be avoided, and acting with caution in jobs and business activities is also recommended. There are possibilities of differences cropping up with those who are held in respect as Gurus or guides for the past sometimes, and hence, it is prudent to exercise caution.
Remedy: Yellow and orange colors can prove beneficial during this period. In addition, worshipping Lord Muruga can clear impediments and problems, and do them good.
For Taurus Moon Sign
The Taurus-born people are an enthusiastic lot and they are advised to avoid unnecessary problems with others during this time. It is better for them not to get involved in futile arguments at home and also in office. They should be careful while driving vehicles and keep all the necessary documents intact, as required by law. They need to take care of their health too, avoid hasty decisions and act with patience and full awareness.
Remedy: White and green colors can do good during this time. People can worship Lord Ranganathar, and this can provide relief from problems and obstacles and do them good.
For Gemini Moon Sign
Those born in the Gemini sign will normally think well and then only act. It makes sense for them to be accommodative of their spouses during this period and discuss issues openly with them, to avoid needless friction in family. It is also better not to allow outsiders from interfering in family matters. They should also exercise care in business dealings and avoid misunderstandings with partners. They are recommended to engage themselves in prayers, yoga and meditation for peace of mind.
Remedy: Green and white colors can prove to be advantageous during this trying period. Lord Maha Vishnu worship can clear impediments, solve problems and do good for people.
For Cancer Moon Sign
The Cancer-born are strong personalities. This period can bring in some positive results and they can get success in all endeavors. Their competitors may lose out. Still, wasteful expenditure may mount and they may experience sleeplessness. Health of children may need monitoring and it is better to treat them with care and affection. In workplace too, it is advisable to maintain harmonious relationships with superiors and exercise caution in dealing with colleagues.
Remedy: The colors that will do good during this time are milky white and yellow. For relief from impediments and difficulties, people can worship the Lord of Tirupathi Sri Venkatachalapathy. This can also ensure their well-being.
For Leo Moon Sign
Leo-born are commanding personalities. They should avoid unnecessary confusions and hasty decisions during this time. Children’s health may need care. They should better be kept under direct supervision and treated with concern and kindness. It is wise not to interfere in matters concerning ancestral properties during this period. Worshipping the family deities and the favorite Gods can provide these people with much welfare.
Remedy: Orange and yellow colors can prove to be advantageous during this time. Lord Shiva worship can ensure the well-being of people, as it can remove obstacles and problems.
For Virgo Moon Sign
Those born in the Virgo sign can be sweet and engaging speakers. It will do them good if they operate with care and caution during this period. They can avoid even minor injuries if they are careful while travelling by vehicles. It will be better for them to keep all vehicular documents intact. In addition, they need to be careful while dealing with their mother and other relatives, for avoiding needless misunderstandings. It is also better to postpone new endeavors.
Remedy: Green and white colors can be beneficial during this period. They can worship Lord Narasimha and get relief from difficulties and impediments. This can also ensure their welfare.
For Libra Moon Sign
The Libra-born are artistic by nature.They can do well if they can avoid acting foolhardy during this time. It is also better for them to be accommodative of siblings, friends and neighbors and be on friendly terms with them. It is good to exercise caution while travelling to other places or going abroad. Sometimes, people may face obstacles to their efforts. Differences with father may come up and die down. It is wise if they avoid needless arguments with elders.
Remedy: White and green colors can be favorable during this period. People can overcome problems and difficulties, and enjoy a good life, if they worship Goddess Mahalakshmi.
For Scorpio Moon Sign
The Scorpio-born are known for their obstinacy. They need to take care of family matters during this time. They should also avoid needless arguments, be careful while talking and exercise caution in money dealings. Things will work out well for them if they speak with concern and kindness. It is also better to stay away from litigation or problems that are dragging on for a long time.
Remedy: Red and yellow colors can be advantageous during this time. People can worship Lord Muruga for relief from impediments and difficulties, and for getting all-round welfare.
For Sagittarius Moon Sign
People born under the Sagittarius sign are principled human beings. They should take care to avoid unnecessary confusions during this period and not rush into taking hasty decisions.They should also refrain particularly from entertaining feelings of hatred. Practicing the policy of ‘give and take’ can do good for maintaining cordial relationships between husband and wife. Health may need monitoring. It is better to avoid long distance travels and travelling during night time. They may also need to be careful in trade and business.
Remedy: The colors of yellow and orange can do good during this time. Praying to Lord Jupiter can clear difficulties and bestow a good life.
For Capricorn Moon Sign
The Capricorn-born are those who rise up in life through hard work. They need to be careful with their expenditures as there may be wasteful expenditure and losses. Life’s comforts may go down; they may suffer from sleeplessness; may face problems from known and unknown enemies; and there may be friction between life partners. It is better for them to not trust anyone too much in business matters and to act with caution. Careful handling of issues can lead to success.
Remedy: White and green colors can do good during this period. For getting relieved from problems and being bestowed with welfare, they can worship Lord Hanuman.
For Aquarius Moon Sign
People born under the Aquarius sign generally act with caution. They need to be careful with friends during this period. It will make sense if they do not entertain feelings of jealousy. Problems may come and go in vocation and business. There are possibilities of misunderstandings and friction with colleagues and hence, better to maintain cordiality with them. People may not see much progress during this time and hence, patience and balanced approach can lead them in the path of success.
Remedy: White and green colors may prove to be advantageous during this period. Worshipping Lord Kala Bhairava can clear difficulties and bless people with wellbeing.
For Pisces Moon Sign
The Pisces-born are essentially lovers of beauty. They will be required to take a lot of care in respect of their trade and business, during this time. It is also better for those who are in employment to maintain cordial relationships with their superiors and fellow-workers. They also need to be careful while travelling by vehicles. Unnecessary problems can be avoided if they move with caution with their mother and other relatives. Exercising patience and awareness can take them towards success.
Remedy: Yellow and white colors can do them good during this time. They can offer worship to Thiruchendur Lord Muruga and get relieved of their problems. This can also do them much good.