|Saturn or Shani the son of Surya and Chhaya is also known as 'eeshwara' (The Supreme). It can make a person a king or a beggar according to the native's karmas.This deity is the most sought out among all the planets. Shani (Saturn) is an indicator of longevity, misery, sorrow, old age and death, discipline, restriction, responsibility, delays, ambition, leadership and authority, humility, integrity, wisdom born of experience.Saturn is regarded to be both a giver as well as destroyer.
A prayer to this deity will mitigate the hardships one will have to face during bad times. A person who sincerely prays to Shani (Saturn) is blessed not only with removal of the problems and worries, but a life that one desires. Also those running Saturn dasha or Sub-period and Sade Sati of Shani should certainly perform the Shani Puja.