Major Saturn Transits Throughout Your Life & Crystals to Help You Get Through

Written by Dragana Ivanovska


Posted on September 11 2019

Wondering what the major Saturn transits in your life are? You should! Because Saturn is packing a kick every once in a while – and although the results are beneficial, surviving the transits is another thing entirely. Here is a list of all the Major Saturn Transits in your life and the best crystals to help you get through them:

Saturn Return

Saturn brings us face to face with our limitations. We have a dream, but we have to work hard to make it come true. We might want to live the moment indefinitely, but we have to fulfill social responsibility, a role through which we give back to the world. The elder of the Solar System takes about 29.5 years to complete a full orbit around the Sun, returning to the same place in the zodiac where it was at the time of your birth. Imagine him as a stern grandfather with an hourglass coming by at your door, asking one key question: “Your time is limited. How well have you been using it?” Your Saturn return might be anytime between 27 and 30 years. By this age, maybe you’ve chosen a career or a life path already made a few (or more) efforts toward it, started seeing some results. On the contrary, maybe you have no idea what you’re doing yet.

Since Saturn’s role is to structure and to mature, in both cases you might see what you took for granted up to now in a completely different light. Apparent order and meaning, if not profound enough, might get shaken and rebuilt on a new, solid foundation. A job you thought you loved, a relationship you were invested in out of inertia: now is the time when everything superficial and not aligned to your inner self gets stripped away so you can become an improved, more mature you. And if you’ve been wandering through the world with no apparent aim, this is the time when Saturn urges you to settle down, to find purpose and the inner determination to fulfill it.

Which crystal do I need to survive a Saturn Return?

- Rose Quartz!

During this turmoil time of your life, you will need gentle, nourishing energy to support you when the harsh times come. It’s very important to work on self-love and self-acceptance because during these times you will realize a lot of mistakes you have done up to this point in your life. However, if you blame yourself for them, depression can hit you pretty hard. Which is why we advise you to work on accepting yourself and the mistakes you have done as lessons – not reasons to pose judgment on yourself. And Rose Quartz is the perfect crystal buddy to help you achieve this!

If you are looking to achieve a deep sense of personal fulfillment and contentment, then truly there is no other crystal that can do a better job. Once you program your Rose Quartz with your intentions, it amplifies the energy of love and sends it out into the universe. Even if you stop trying, by having a Rose Quartz crystal you will constantly attract love in your life.

It’s unique energy signature, gives off a gentle, nourishing and comforting energy frequency which is why Rose Quartz is the perfect choice during this period of your life!

Saturn Squares

Although the Saturn Return is a wakeup call, Saturn Squares can also be a wakeup call, just in a more specific aspect of your life. Every few years, Saturn encounters itself working with another planet during the Saturn Square. Even though all planets have different energies and purposes, no matter their differences, at that point in your life Saturn will be working with the planet if forms a square with, towards the same goal in your life – of course on different levels and different ways. However, the most important thing to understand is that the energies of this Saturn Square will be focused on a specific part of your life, and while it depends on the other planet as well what will be going on, since Saturn is involved expect that your responsibility will be put to a test, and some hardships to come your way. Do not worry though, because without the difficult times we wouldn’t be able to have progress in life. Think of Saturn Squares as opportunities in your life to do better, and improve.

What crystal do I need to survive a Saturn Squares?

- Laps Lazuli

During a Saturn Square, you are expecting those sharp edges of the square to catch on some aspect of your life. It’s crucial during this time to have nurturing energy to support you while it enhances your intuition – nudging you in the right way, to survive the Saturn Square. That’s why Lapis Lazuli is the perfect crystal for this time in your life.

Not only is Lapis Lazuli good for healing on a spiritual level, but it also helps in sorting out every little thing that you are thinking and feeling, bringing the ultimate balance in your life.

If you are looking for knowledge and you are a naturally curious person, striving to enhance your intellectual ability, then truly there is no other crystal that can do a better job. Once you program your Lapis Lazuli with your intentions, you will dwell into the starry realm of infinite knowledge. It’s unique energy signature, gives off a serene, peaceful frequency which is why Lapis Lazuli is the perfect crystal to have in your life during a Saturn Square.

Saturn Oppositions

When opposition occurs, that means that two planets are opposite of each other under a specific degree in your chart. When Saturn is in Opposition, things might get bumpy. During an opposition, it’s not like a square, because in a square the two planets work together towards the same goal. However, when a Saturn Opposition occurs, the two planets have opposing energies, each trying to prevail the other. And Saturn is a tough opponent for every planet! Although this time in your life can be bumpy, it can also be the time when you reap what you sowed in the past – depending on the combination of planets in the opposition with Saturn.

What crystal do I need to survive a Saturn Oppositions?

- Milky Quartz

During a Saturn Oppositions, anything can happen – from having a bumpy ride to reaping the benefits from your past efforts, it’s a time when Saturn is in a fierce battle of energy with another planet. As the different energies prevail at different times, different situations will arise, and shift into unexpected ways. The more changes, the more stress – especially if you are a person that likes to do things her/his way. Which is why Milky Quartz is the perfect crystal to hold on to during Saturn Oppositions.

If you are looking to relieve stress and cleanse negative vibes, then truly there is no other crystal that can do a better job. Once you program your Milky Quartz with your intentions, it amplifies the energy and sends it out into the universe constantly. Even if you get upset, Milky Quartz will restore the balance.

It’s unique energy signature, gives off a serene, peaceful frequency which is why Milky Quartz is used to harmonize and balance your emotions, anxiety, and stress. It is also believed that keeping Milky Quartz close is a good luck charm.

Saturn Trines

When a trine occurs, things are finally going better in your life! Hooray! A trine is usually considered when the planets are in the same element. And when that happens, expect a huge leap forward. Especially in a Saturn Trine. Saturn Trines are known as periods when the goals you have been working on have been achieved, or you are making good progress on tackling your goals. A strong sense of direction in life, towards reaching your goals will overtake you, and all the obstacles and difficulties are out of the way. However, that doesn’t mean that you should lay back and enjoy! On the contrary, this is the time where you have to put the most effort into reaching your goals because only through hard work you can achieve your goals.

What crystal do I need to survive a Saturn Trines?

- Carnelian

During a Saturn Trines, things will move forward in your life. However, you have to put in the effort and energy into achieving your goals. To help you get motivated and full of energy to use this period of time as efficiently as you can, Carnelian is the right crystal buddy to partner with.

If you are looking for some creative energy that will motivate and inspire you to do better than ever in your life, then truly there is no other crystal that can do a better job. Once you program your Carnelian with your intentions, it’s playful vibes will intensify the frequencies you are sending out, bringing bursts of creative genius ideas in your life. It’s a unique energy signature, gives off a playful, positive frequency filled with joy which is why Carnelian is the perfect choice during a Saturn Trines.

Saturn Sextiles

Sextiles are usually periods when everything is amazing. Remember that perfect day, when you woke up with full energy, the birds were chirping, and you were floating on your way to work? When a sextile occurs, expect such days to follow up. When a Saturn sextile occurs with any planet, expect that you will feel better about yourself overall and that many things will start to get better. Expect peaceful days, where you shine on – and your shine is inspiring others.

What crystal do I need to survive a Saturn Sextiles?

- Red Jasper

During a Saturn Sextiles, it’s important to hold onto that sense of personal empowerment, nourish it and use it to move forward in life, and keep yourself from being overtaken by it at the same time. Which is why we recommend getting yourself a grounding yet energizing stone like Red Jasper. No crystal radiates with life energy as Red Jasper. If you need a companion for your crystal healing sessions that will ground you and balance you yet fill you with enthusiasm for life, then you’ve found the perfect one! Not only is Red Jasper good for healing on a spiritual level, but it also helps with increasing your body strength and stamina.

If you are looking for empowerment, then truly there is no other crystal that can do a better job. Once you program your Red Jasper with your intentions, simply radiates with grounding energy that will help you bring balance in all aspects of your life.



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