Saturn being a slow moving planet it confers a general slowness in
all aspects of the native's life, disappointment, incompatibility, sorrows,
implements, endurance, frugality, responsibilities, industry, imprisonment,
stubbornness, servitude, labour, long life, all sorts of difficulties, servants,
subordinates and many others are indicated by Saturn. A favourable Saturn gives
good results in the above matters while an unfavourably positioned Saturn will
give the maximum trouble to the native in the above spheres. The Signs· Makara &
Kethu are assigned to Saturn.
He has stiff hair, large limbs, dark body, malefic, stubbornness, impetuosity, demoralization, windy diseases, despondency, gambling. He rules the air, mountains and hills, forest region and dirty places. He has domain over iron, sapphire, cremation grounds and burial places, prisons and old people. The commodities presided over by him are black gram, hemp, barley and oils
Parts of body ruled by him are bladder, excretory system, teeth,
muscles, wrist and feet.
Diseases caused by Saturn are muscular pains, toothache, asthma,
tuberculosis, epilepsy, hysteria, pains in the joints and ulcers.
Caste : Shudra